Uganda Needs Consent to Use Nile Water

[East African] After resolving the cross-border evacuation route for its crude oil pipeline, Uganda will need to secure a permit from Nile Basin member countries to get water from Lake Albert during oil production.

[East African] After resolving the cross-border evacuation route for its crude oil pipeline, Uganda will need to secure a permit from Nile Basin member countries to get water from Lake Albert during oil production.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Major Edtech Recruitment Drive in Cape Town

[CAJ News] Cape Town -HOT on the heels of its R1,4 billion acquisition by United States-based 2U, Cape Town based online education company GetSmarter is embarking on a major recruitment drive. GetSmarter’s recruitment drive is in line with the steep gr…

[CAJ News] Cape Town -HOT on the heels of its R1,4 billion acquisition by United States-based 2U, Cape Town based online education company GetSmarter is embarking on a major recruitment drive. GetSmarter's recruitment drive is in line with the steep growth curve the company has been on since 2014. "We are looking for talented people who have a passion for education, can-do attitudes, and are team players that are eager to learn, can work smart, and are prepared to challenge the status quo," said Ryan Alcock, Talent Acquisition

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tuskys Corporate Transformation Efforts Receive Global Commendation

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Retailer Tusker Mattresses Limited (TML) ongoing corporate transformation efforts have received global commendation at the prestigious 4th World Branding Awards held at the Kensington Palace in London Wednesday evening.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Retailer Tusker Mattresses Limited (TML) ongoing corporate transformation efforts have received global commendation at the prestigious 4th World Branding Awards held at the Kensington Palace in London Wednesday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Joburg Mayor Mashaba Justifies ‘Xenophobic’ Policies

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -JOHANNESBURG authorities must transform the inner city in order to enhance employment opportunities, Mayor Herman Mashaba, has said in defence of his contentious policies. The controversial Mashaba, elected in August 2016, on a…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -JOHANNESBURG authorities must transform the inner city in order to enhance employment opportunities, Mayor Herman Mashaba, has said in defence of his contentious policies. The controversial Mashaba, elected in August 2016, on a Democratic Alliance ticket, was speaking ahead of the African Real Estate and Infrastructure Summit set for October 25-26 in the city. Mashaba will deliver the keynote address during the opening session of the event. "Growth in employment opportunities can only come about in the cit

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lawyers Drop Nkandla Architect

[News24Wire] The law firm representing Nkandla architect Minenhle Makhanya has withdrawn its services from his case, Special Investigations Unit head Jan Lekhoa Mothibi has revealed in Parliament.

[News24Wire] The law firm representing Nkandla architect Minenhle Makhanya has withdrawn its services from his case, Special Investigations Unit head Jan Lekhoa Mothibi has revealed in Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Conflict-Torn Somalia Faces Influx of Returning Refugees

[CAJ News] Mogadishu -MORE than 107 000 Somali refugees have returned to the country mostly from neighbouring Kenya where their future is threatened by plans to close refugee camps. Kenya plans the Dabaab refugee camps citing financial constraints and …

[CAJ News] Mogadishu -MORE than 107 000 Somali refugees have returned to the country mostly from neighbouring Kenya where their future is threatened by plans to close refugee camps. Kenya plans the Dabaab refugee camps citing financial constraints and the facilities degeneration into breeding the al-Shabaab insurgents. According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) of the 2 274 refugees that returned since September, 1 509 arrived from Kenya while 532 were from Yemen, 232 from Djibouti and one from Eritr

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

All Measures Taken to Prevent Transmission of Plague, Reassures Health Minister

[Government of Mauritius] All precautionary and control measures are being taken at the airport and the port. Surveillance is also being reinforced at all levels in a bid to prevent transmission of pneumonic plague which is currently affecting Madagascar.

[Government of Mauritius] All precautionary and control measures are being taken at the airport and the port. Surveillance is also being reinforced at all levels in a bid to prevent transmission of pneumonic plague which is currently affecting Madagascar.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

State to Withdraw Land From Inoperative Owners

[ANGOP] Huambo -The Angolan state may, in the short term, withdraw the concession of land to farmers who do not exploit them, said the President of the Republic, João Lourenço, on Wednesday in central Huambo province.

[ANGOP] Huambo -The Angolan state may, in the short term, withdraw the concession of land to farmers who do not exploit them, said the President of the Republic, João Lourenço, on Wednesday in central Huambo province.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Music-Cultural Festival Takes Place Friday, Saturday in Cunene

[ANGOP] Ondjiva -In order to transmit and preserve the cultural values of the region, the Municipal Administration of Cuanhama southern Cunene province, promotes the third music-cultural festival as from 13 to 14 October in Ondjiva.

[ANGOP] Ondjiva -In order to transmit and preserve the cultural values of the region, the Municipal Administration of Cuanhama southern Cunene province, promotes the third music-cultural festival as from 13 to 14 October in Ondjiva.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola