Obama’s Power Africa Initiative Short of Goal Despite Gains

[East African] A new report on Barack Obama’s main legacy project for Africa shows it is falling short of his original goal of bringing electricity to 20 million households in Kenya, Tanzania and four other countries by 2018.

[East African] A new report on Barack Obama's main legacy project for Africa shows it is falling short of his original goal of bringing electricity to 20 million households in Kenya, Tanzania and four other countries by 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Governors to Meet Buhari Friday Over Final Tranche of Paris Club Refund

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari will Friday meet with governors of the 36 states of the federation at the Presidential Villa to discuss the last tranche of the Paris and London Club refunds.

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari will Friday meet with governors of the 36 states of the federation at the Presidential Villa to discuss the last tranche of the Paris and London Club refunds.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Youth Fail to Honour Contractual Obligation

[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -Some youth who have been funded through the Youth Development Fund (YDF) fail to honour their contractual obligations of repaying their loan part.

[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -Some youth who have been funded through the Youth Development Fund (YDF) fail to honour their contractual obligations of repaying their loan part.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Madigele Launches ESP Phase II in Gopong

[Botswana Daily News] Gopong -The Economic Stimulus Programme (ESP) is the government’s flagship programme aimed at boosting economic growth, promoting diversification and employment creation.

[Botswana Daily News] Gopong -The Economic Stimulus Programme (ESP) is the government's flagship programme aimed at boosting economic growth, promoting diversification and employment creation.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

US Govt Awards $150 000 in Grants

[Lesotho Times] THE United States (US) Embassy this week came to the aid of community-based organisations from seven of the country’s 10 districts, awarding them grants totaling M2 million to bolster their fight against the HIV/AIDS pandemic.

[Lesotho Times] THE United States (US) Embassy this week came to the aid of community-based organisations from seven of the country's 10 districts, awarding them grants totaling M2 million to bolster their fight against the HIV/AIDS pandemic.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Water Users Failing to Honour Debts Could Be Blacklisted

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Water and Sanitation is considering blacklisting individuals, companies and organisations that continue not to honour their debts due to the department.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Water and Sanitation is considering blacklisting individuals, companies and organisations that continue not to honour their debts due to the department.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government Notes Reports of New Gautrain Deal

[SAnews.gov.za] The Gauteng Provincial Government says it has noted with concern media reports stating that Murray & Roberts Holdings acquired a 50% shareholding in Gautrain.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Gauteng Provincial Government says it has noted with concern media reports stating that Murray & Roberts Holdings acquired a 50% shareholding in Gautrain.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa