Water Crisis Hit Tumu Over Debt

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Tumu -A water crisis has hit the residents of Tumu in the Sissala East District of the Upper West Region, following the decision by the Volta River Authority (VRA) to cut power supply to the water treatment plant, because the Tumu Water Board owed it GH¢80,000.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Tumu -A water crisis has hit the residents of Tumu in the Sissala East District of the Upper West Region, following the decision by the Volta River Authority (VRA) to cut power supply to the water treatment plant, because the Tumu Water Board owed it GH¢80,000.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Multi-Tier Pricing Model Illegal – Central Bank

[The Herald] RETAILERS who are using a multi-tier pricing system for different payment systems are violating the Bank Use Promotion Act and risk the full wrath of the law, a senior Reserve Bank official has said.

[The Herald] RETAILERS who are using a multi-tier pricing system for different payment systems are violating the Bank Use Promotion Act and risk the full wrath of the law, a senior Reserve Bank official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

The Magic of Storytelling

[New Times] Young Rwandan writers, shortlisted for the Huza Press Prize for Fiction, came together last weekend to explore beautiful and difficult themes in their stories. In a workshop at Kigali Public Library, they spoke about their passion for story…

[New Times] Young Rwandan writers, shortlisted for the Huza Press Prize for Fiction, came together last weekend to explore beautiful and difficult themes in their stories. In a workshop at Kigali Public Library, they spoke about their passion for storytelling.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Plot Thickens in Premier League Saga

[Namibian] WITH no financial backer in sight and elite clubs reportedly threatening to boycott the FA Cup, the Namibia Premier League’s proposed new kick-off date may not come to pass.

[Namibian] WITH no financial backer in sight and elite clubs reportedly threatening to boycott the FA Cup, the Namibia Premier League's proposed new kick-off date may not come to pass.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Zille’s ‘Dumb Tweets’ Biggest Headache for Opposition Leader Maimane

[News24Wire] Western Cape Premier Helen Zille must be “dealt with” for her praise of colonialism and expelled from the party, several DA leaders said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Western Cape Premier Helen Zille must be "dealt with" for her praise of colonialism and expelled from the party, several DA leaders said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Vote Buying Allegations Mar Poll Preparation

[CAJ News] Bulawayo -ELECTION monitors have expressed doubt over the credibility of an upcoming by-election in southern Zimbabwe where the ruling party is violating the rights of the electorate. Ahead of the Mwenezi East poll scheduled for April 8, mon…

[CAJ News] Bulawayo -ELECTION monitors have expressed doubt over the credibility of an upcoming by-election in southern Zimbabwe where the ruling party is violating the rights of the electorate. Ahead of the Mwenezi East poll scheduled for April 8, monitors said President Robert Mugabe's Zanu-PF was involved in vote buying, denying civilians the right to assembly and denying opposition supporters food aid.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tsvangirai Warns Govt of More Demonstrations Ahead of Polls

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai, on Wednesday blocked his agitated supporters from staging street protests in central Harare but warned government to brace for street protests demanding for electoral reforms.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai, on Wednesday blocked his agitated supporters from staging street protests in central Harare but warned government to brace for street protests demanding for electoral reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe