IGAD’s Inappropriate Submission On Eritrea to the UNSC

[Shabait] 1. At the request of Ethiopia, the Secretariat of the IGAD Sector Reform Program (ISSP), on 16 December 2016, presented a briefing to the Security Council Committee, established pursuant to resolutions 751 (1992) and 1907 (2009) concerning So…

[Shabait] 1. At the request of Ethiopia, the Secretariat of the IGAD Sector Reform Program (ISSP), on 16 December 2016, presented a briefing to the Security Council Committee, established pursuant to resolutions 751 (1992) and 1907 (2009) concerning Somalia and Eritrea.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Dam Levels Effectively At 29.2 Percent – City of Cape Town

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town said in a statement on Monday that the amount of water it has access to is less than the dam levels reported because of the difficulty in extracting the last 10% of water in dams.

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town said in a statement on Monday that the amount of water it has access to is less than the dam levels reported because of the difficulty in extracting the last 10% of water in dams.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two Arrested After Trying to Reclaim Backpack With Rhino Horn, Ivory

[News24Wire] Two Chinese nationals have been arrested after returning to a restaurant to get a backpack, which they forgot, containing processed rhino horn and ivory, the Western Cape Hawks said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Two Chinese nationals have been arrested after returning to a restaurant to get a backpack, which they forgot, containing processed rhino horn and ivory, the Western Cape Hawks said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Top EFC Star Hit By Car

[News24Wire] EFC matchmaker Graeme Cartmell received word on Tuesday from Walter Wendt, Nkazimulu ‘Zuluboy’ Zulu’s coach, that Zulu had been hit by a car and was in hospital.

[News24Wire] EFC matchmaker Graeme Cartmell received word on Tuesday from Walter Wendt, Nkazimulu 'Zuluboy' Zulu's coach, that Zulu had been hit by a car and was in hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Boy, 21, Bags 3 Years Imprisonment for Theft, Cultism

[Leadership] An Egor Magistrate Court sitting in Egor, yesterday sentenced Ehigie Omosusi, 21, to three years imprisonment over attempt to steal and belonging to a Secret Cult group.

[Leadership] An Egor Magistrate Court sitting in Egor, yesterday sentenced Ehigie Omosusi, 21, to three years imprisonment over attempt to steal and belonging to a Secret Cult group.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2016 Exams Results Performance Decline

[Monitor] The Uganda National Examinations Board has released the 2016 Uganda Certificate of Education results, indicating a slight drop in performance compared to 2015.

[Monitor] The Uganda National Examinations Board has released the 2016 Uganda Certificate of Education results, indicating a slight drop in performance compared to 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mitchells Plain Cabal Behind My Removal, Ex-CPF Chair Says

[News24Wire] Neighbourhood watch members, crime victims and volunteers on Monday publicly backed former Mitchells Plain cluster community police forum chairperson Hanif Loonat who was last week ousted from his position in what he calls “a plot” to remo…

[News24Wire] Neighbourhood watch members, crime victims and volunteers on Monday publicly backed former Mitchells Plain cluster community police forum chairperson Hanif Loonat who was last week ousted from his position in what he calls "a plot" to remove him.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

In Reopening in 2nd Quarter, Forcados Pipeline Set to Boost Oil Exports

[This Day] The Trans-Forcados pipeline, which was shut for most of 2016, is likely to be reopened around the end of the second quarter of 2017, the Chief Executive Officer of Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc, Mr. Austin Avuru has said.

[This Day] The Trans-Forcados pipeline, which was shut for most of 2016, is likely to be reopened around the end of the second quarter of 2017, the Chief Executive Officer of Seplat Petroleum Development Company Plc, Mr. Austin Avuru has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

African Union Re-Admits Morocco After 33-Year Absence

[Deutsche Welle] The AU has re-admitted Morocco despite the kingdom refusing to cede its claim to occupied Western Sahara. Officials from the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic hope to push Morocco into allowing an independence referendum.    

[Deutsche Welle] The AU has re-admitted Morocco despite the kingdom refusing to cede its claim to occupied Western Sahara. Officials from the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic hope to push Morocco into allowing an independence referendum.    

source: AllAfrica News: Western Sahara