Cahora Bassa Intends to Keep Floodgates Closed

[AIM] Maputo -Hidroelectrica de Cahora Bassa (HCB), the company that operates the Cahora Bassa dam on the Zambezi River in the western Mozambican province of Tete, intends to keep the dam’s floodgates closed throughout the current rainy season, in orde…

[AIM] Maputo -Hidroelectrica de Cahora Bassa (HCB), the company that operates the Cahora Bassa dam on the Zambezi River in the western Mozambican province of Tete, intends to keep the dam's floodgates closed throughout the current rainy season, in order to increase the amount of water stored in Cahora Bassa lake.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Nigerian Lady Marries Man Six Days After Facebook Advert

[Vanguard] A Nigerian man, Chidimma Amedu has taken Facebook post to a whole new level when he posted an unusual advert on 30 December 2017 asking any woman interested in being his wife to reply.

[Vanguard] A Nigerian man, Chidimma Amedu has taken Facebook post to a whole new level when he posted an unusual advert on 30 December 2017 asking any woman interested in being his wife to reply.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nampula Election – Catholic Church Protests

[AIM] Maputo -The Catholic church in the northern Mozambican city of Nampula has protested angrily because somebody stuck election propaganda for the ruling Frelimo Party on the wall and gate of the residence of the Archbishop of Nampula.

[AIM] Maputo -The Catholic church in the northern Mozambican city of Nampula has protested angrily because somebody stuck election propaganda for the ruling Frelimo Party on the wall and gate of the residence of the Archbishop of Nampula.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Forbes Names Dangote Richest Man in Africa for 7 Consecutive Years

[Leadership] For the seventh year in a row, president and chief executive of Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote was adjudged as the richest man in the continent of Africa with a net worth that Forbes pegged at $12.2 billion.

[Leadership] For the seventh year in a row, president and chief executive of Dangote Industries Limited, Aliko Dangote was adjudged as the richest man in the continent of Africa with a net worth that Forbes pegged at $12.2 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kanyama Residents Riot Forcing Security Personnel To Fire Teargas

Zambia Police officers have fired teargas canisters to disperse rioting Kanyama resident protesting tight measures to control the outbreak of cholera. Kanyama is an unplanned settlement and a hive of activity with majority of its residents engaged in street vending … Continued

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Zambia Police officers have fired teargas canisters to disperse rioting Kanyama resident protesting tight measures to control the outbreak of cholera. Kanyama is an unplanned settlement and a hive of activity with majority of its residents engaged in street vending in and around Lusaka’s Central Business District. Since the outbreak of cholera, government has limited movements and removed vendors from the street greatly impacting on the livelihood of inhabitants of the community which sits at the base of the city centre. Residents in the area are now reacting to the strict measures which are ultimately meant to help protect them. The post Kanyama Residents Riot Forcing Security Personnel To Fire Teargas appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports

Anardarko Discussing Sales of Mozambican Gas to China

[AIM] Maputo -The American oil and gas company Anadarko is in discussions with potential Chinese buyers to supply them with liquefied natural gas (LNG) from its offshore projects in the Rovuma basin, off the northern Mozambican coast, according to a re…

[AIM] Maputo -The American oil and gas company Anadarko is in discussions with potential Chinese buyers to supply them with liquefied natural gas (LNG) from its offshore projects in the Rovuma basin, off the northern Mozambican coast, according to a report by the Bloomberg news agency.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

For the First Time, Rapists May Face 30 Years in Jail in Somaliland

[Shabelle] Somaliland has passed its first law against rape, in a bid by the new government of the breakaway region to crack down on violence against women, a senior official said on Wednesday.

[Shabelle] Somaliland has passed its first law against rape, in a bid by the new government of the breakaway region to crack down on violence against women, a senior official said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Malawi Police Arrest 3 Hard Core Criminals in Raid, Property Recovered

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police Officers from Kanengo Police Station in the Capital Lilongwe have between the Christmas and New Year period managed to arrest some of the dangerous criminals that have been terrorizing Kanengo Industrial site and surrounding…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police Officers from Kanengo Police Station in the Capital Lilongwe have between the Christmas and New Year period managed to arrest some of the dangerous criminals that have been terrorizing Kanengo Industrial site and surrounding residential areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi