Flour, Fuel Shortages Force Sudan’s Bakeries to Close

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -The national flour shortage has forced bakeries to shut-down in cities and states across Sudan. Consumers are experiencing a severe bread crisis amounting to the closure of bakeries in Kadugli, El Damazin, and Port Sudan. Other c…

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -The national flour shortage has forced bakeries to shut-down in cities and states across Sudan. Consumers are experiencing a severe bread crisis amounting to the closure of bakeries in Kadugli, El Damazin, and Port Sudan. Other cities are experiencing continuous crises in flour, cooking gas, and fuel including Kutum and Sennar.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Seal of Approval for New Rugby Coach Peter De Villiers

[The Herald] Peter De Villiers’ landmark appointment as the new Sables coach has been received with excitement and optimism with former Zimbabwe Rugby Union president Tonderai Kadyautumbe and ex-national team mentor Godwin Murambiwa calling for support…

[The Herald] Peter De Villiers' landmark appointment as the new Sables coach has been received with excitement and optimism with former Zimbabwe Rugby Union president Tonderai Kadyautumbe and ex-national team mentor Godwin Murambiwa calling for support for the Association's audacious bid for 2019 World Cup qualification.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Scabies Outbreak Hits Ntchisi – District Health Office Has No Medication for ‘Mphere’

[Nyasa Times] A scabies outbreak has hit some parts of of Ntchisi District have been hit by scabies, a contagious itchy skin disease, but the district’s health office does not presently have medication for the disease which is locally known as Mphere.

[Nyasa Times] A scabies outbreak has hit some parts of of Ntchisi District have been hit by scabies, a contagious itchy skin disease, but the district's health office does not presently have medication for the disease which is locally known as Mphere.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

45 Youths Graduate With Vocational Skills in Dowa

[Nyasa Times] Dowa District Council has urged youths in the district to make use of vocational skills gained from various institutions, saying the acquisition of skills alone was not the end of the road, but the impact they will make.

[Nyasa Times] Dowa District Council has urged youths in the district to make use of vocational skills gained from various institutions, saying the acquisition of skills alone was not the end of the road, but the impact they will make.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Northerners Tired of Being Used As Condoms, Says MP

[Nyasa Times] Against the backdrop of rumour plot to impeach Speaker of Parliament Richard Msowoya, the deputy speaker of the National Assembly Esther Mcheka Chilenje, has told the House that there is no information oust the Speaker.

[Nyasa Times] Against the backdrop of rumour plot to impeach Speaker of Parliament Richard Msowoya, the deputy speaker of the National Assembly Esther Mcheka Chilenje, has told the House that there is no information oust the Speaker.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Authorities Warn of Heavy Rains

[The Herald] The Meteorological Services Department has warned of more heavy rains in excess of 50 millimetres in 24 hours that may be accompanied by strong winds, lightning, hail and flash flooding in some areas, mainly along and north of the central …

[The Herald] The Meteorological Services Department has warned of more heavy rains in excess of 50 millimetres in 24 hours that may be accompanied by strong winds, lightning, hail and flash flooding in some areas, mainly along and north of the central watershed and in the Eastern Highlands.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Botswana’s Khama Invites President Mnangagwa

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa is next week expected to travel to Botswana on a two-day State visit at the invitation of that country’s leader President Seretse Khama Ian Khama to discuss matters of mutual interest. The Botswana government confirmed …

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa is next week expected to travel to Botswana on a two-day State visit at the invitation of that country's leader President Seretse Khama Ian Khama to discuss matters of mutual interest. The Botswana government confirmed President Mnangagwa's impending visit in a statement yesterday. It said President Mnangagwa will be in Botswana on Monday and Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

United States of America to Build New Embassy in Lilongwe

[Nyasa Times] The government of the United States of America (US) States and Malawi have signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) to acquire property on which to build a new U.S. Embassy compound on Presidential Road in the capital Lilongwe.

[Nyasa Times] The government of the United States of America (US) States and Malawi have signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) to acquire property on which to build a new U.S. Embassy compound on Presidential Road in the capital Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Workers Union Threatens Mass Demonstrations

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) has threatened to mobilise workers from other sectors to demonstrate against the Ministry of Labour’s “silence” on the salary impasse at the Hwange Colliery Company.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) has threatened to mobilise workers from other sectors to demonstrate against the Ministry of Labour's "silence" on the salary impasse at the Hwange Colliery Company.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe