Five Key Lessons Other Cities Can Learn From Cape Town’s Water Crisis

[The Conversation Africa] Postponing Day Zero in Cape Town for 2018 comes as no surprise. There was no sense to it once the day had been pushed into the winter rainfall period. It also didn’t make sense for the Western Cape and Cape Town governments to…

[The Conversation Africa] Postponing Day Zero in Cape Town for 2018 comes as no surprise. There was no sense to it once the day had been pushed into the winter rainfall period. It also didn't make sense for the Western Cape and Cape Town governments to continue drafting detailed logistical plans for points of water distribution in the event that taps were turned off across the city.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Germany Ends Military Mission in Somalia

[Shabelle] Germany has formally ended its military training mission in Somalia, the country’s armed forces (Bundeswehr) announced on Tuesday. The armed forces have completed the withdrawal of military personnel and equipment from Somalia, Bundeswehr sa…

[Shabelle] Germany has formally ended its military training mission in Somalia, the country's armed forces (Bundeswehr) announced on Tuesday. The armed forces have completed the withdrawal of military personnel and equipment from Somalia, Bundeswehr said on its webpage.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

South Africa Calls for Independent Inquiry Into the Deaths of Palestinians

[Govt of SA] The South African government strongly condemns the latest act of violent aggression carried out by Israeli armed forces in Gaza, which has led to the deaths of about 17 Palestinian citizens, with scores of others reported injured.

[Govt of SA] The South African government strongly condemns the latest act of violent aggression carried out by Israeli armed forces in Gaza, which has led to the deaths of about 17 Palestinian citizens, with scores of others reported injured.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Water Mission Reaches 100,000 Tanzanians

[Daily News] ABOUT 100,000 people can now have access to clean and safe water close to their homes which is a starting point for any development activity, thanks to Water Mission International Tanzania.

[Daily News] ABOUT 100,000 people can now have access to clean and safe water close to their homes which is a starting point for any development activity, thanks to Water Mission International Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

CPDM Supporters Renew Confidence in President Biya

[Cameroon Tribune] Mbouda -The supporters of the Cameroon People’s Democratic Movement (CPDM) of the Bamboutos Central, 1and 2, in Mbouda and Babadjou, Bamboutos North in Galim, and Bamboutos south in Batcham, who all gathered on 24, March, 2018 in Mbo…

[Cameroon Tribune] Mbouda -The supporters of the Cameroon People's Democratic Movement (CPDM) of the Bamboutos Central, 1and 2, in Mbouda and Babadjou, Bamboutos North in Galim, and Bamboutos south in Batcham, who all gathered on 24, March, 2018 in Mbouda for celebrations, marking the 33rd anniversary of the CPDM have thanked the President Paul Biya, for the promotion of peace and stability, national unity and integration, and the improvement of socio-economic and cultural development, especially the creation of the National Commiss

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Fundong Farmers Receive Safety Net Project Farm Inputs

[Cameroon Tribune] Fundong -The Cameroon and World Bank “Safety Net project”, conceived and launched to alleviate poverty amongst the very poor was celebrated in Fundong, Boyo Division on March 26, 2018. The event was the offer of farm inputs for the v…

[Cameroon Tribune] Fundong -The Cameroon and World Bank "Safety Net project", conceived and launched to alleviate poverty amongst the very poor was celebrated in Fundong, Boyo Division on March 26, 2018. The event was the offer of farm inputs for the very poor farmers of the community to help increase production and productivity. Beneficiary farmers sang and danced as they took home 1,000 bags of fertilizer, 500 sprayers and some 2000 containers of herbicides.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon