#CapeWatergate – Mokonyane Finds Her Inner Diplomat While Ramaphosa Promises to Step in

[Daily Maverick] Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane determinedly stayed on message on Sunday: Cape Town’s Day Zero, the date taps are set to run dry, could be avoided – if everyone sticks to the daily personal water limit of 50 litres from…

[Daily Maverick] Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane determinedly stayed on message on Sunday: Cape Town's Day Zero, the date taps are set to run dry, could be avoided - if everyone sticks to the daily personal water limit of 50 litres from February. Despite the odd wobble, that remained the message when Western Cape Premier Helen Zille chose her political moment to question, again, why national government is not giving more money to the province. Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, facing an ever-lengthening to-

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rwandan President Kagame’s Plans to Revamp Africa Likely to Hit Snag

[Deutsche Welle] Rwandan President Paul Kagame’s objective of a self-reliant and integrated continent is likely to remain a distant dream as most of his peers are going their own way, politically and economically, says DW’s Fred Muvunyi…

[Deutsche Welle] Rwandan President Paul Kagame's objective of a self-reliant and integrated continent is likely to remain a distant dream as most of his peers are going their own way, politically and economically, says DW's Fred Muvunyi...

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Dear Premier Ace Magashule… . Let’s Talk Frankly

[Daily Maverick] I hope it’s still safe to address you as Premier. I am made to understand by people who like peddling lies about the ANC that you are not leaping with too much joy to vacate your office as Premier of the Free State.

[Daily Maverick] I hope it's still safe to address you as Premier. I am made to understand by people who like peddling lies about the ANC that you are not leaping with too much joy to vacate your office as Premier of the Free State.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Soccer – Yanga Hit Azam, Put Simba Up

[Daily News] HOLDERS Young Africans handed Azam their first season loss after coming from behind to win 2-1 in a cautious League Game held yesterday at Azam Chamazi Complex in Dar es Salaam.

[Daily News] HOLDERS Young Africans handed Azam their first season loss after coming from behind to win 2-1 in a cautious League Game held yesterday at Azam Chamazi Complex in Dar es Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Grace Mugabe in Bid to Conceal Evidence On Corruption?

[New Zimbabwe] Former First Lady, Grace Mugabe’s most recent actions have betrayed signs of a besieged wife to ex-President Robert Mugabe who is all out to cover traces of corruption that could provide fuel to her envisaged prosecution by the country’s…

[New Zimbabwe] Former First Lady, Grace Mugabe's most recent actions have betrayed signs of a besieged wife to ex-President Robert Mugabe who is all out to cover traces of corruption that could provide fuel to her envisaged prosecution by the country's new rulers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Start-Up Nivi Wants to Deliver Contraceptive Choice to Women Using Mobile Service

[Innovation in Africa] The mobile revolution in health delivery in Africa is moving beyond pilots to a world where its impact may set the standard for everyday service. Russell Southwood talks to Nivi co-founder and VP Business Development Ben Bellows …

[Innovation in Africa] The mobile revolution in health delivery in Africa is moving beyond pilots to a world where its impact may set the standard for everyday service. Russell Southwood talks to Nivi co-founder and VP Business Development Ben Bellows about delivering contraception to Kenyan women.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

State Capture Commission – There’s No Time to Waste – Here’s What Needs to Be Done

[Daily Maverick] Free advice is usually worth what one pays for it. Nevertheless, the evidence leaders in the State Capture Commission, whoever they may be, will have their time cut out for them if they are going to meet the six-month deadline set by t…

[Daily Maverick] Free advice is usually worth what one pays for it. Nevertheless, the evidence leaders in the State Capture Commission, whoever they may be, will have their time cut out for them if they are going to meet the six-month deadline set by the Office of the Public Protector in the terms of reference of the commission.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Prepare Local Experts to Run SGR, Mbarawa Orders Rahco

[Daily News] WORKS, Transport and Communication Minister, Prof Makame Mbarawa has directed the state-run railway authority, Reli Assets Holding Company (RAHCO), to start preparing local experts to run and manage the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR), as Pha…

[Daily News] WORKS, Transport and Communication Minister, Prof Makame Mbarawa has directed the state-run railway authority, Reli Assets Holding Company (RAHCO), to start preparing local experts to run and manage the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR), as Phase II of the project takes off next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Don Wanny – Security Forces Kill Another Wanted Cultist

[Daily Trust] A suspected gang member, who allegedly participated in the brutal murder of 23 persons in Omoku, Rivers, on January 1, has been shot dead by security forces.

[Daily Trust] A suspected gang member, who allegedly participated in the brutal murder of 23 persons in Omoku, Rivers, on January 1, has been shot dead by security forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Joseph Kabila Battles On Many Fronts

[Deutsche Welle] The Democratic Republic of Congo’s army is fighting militias on several fronts. Now more trouble is brewing in the east of the country, where militias are uniting in opposition to President Joseph Kabila.

[Deutsche Welle] The Democratic Republic of Congo's army is fighting militias on several fronts. Now more trouble is brewing in the east of the country, where militias are uniting in opposition to President Joseph Kabila.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa