Public Works PS Airlifted to Nairobi for Treatment After ‘Al- Shabaab’ Attack

[Nation] Public Works Principal Secretary Maryam El Maawy has been airlifted to Nairobi for treatment after she was seriously injured during an Al-Shaabab attack in Lamu County.

[Nation] Public Works Principal Secretary Maryam El Maawy has been airlifted to Nairobi for treatment after she was seriously injured during an Al-Shaabab attack in Lamu County.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Kiir Fires Striking Judges

[VOA] South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has fired a dozen judges who went on strike in May to demand better pay and improved working conditions. Before the firings, only 274 judges had been employed across the entire country.

[VOA] South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has fired a dozen judges who went on strike in May to demand better pay and improved working conditions. Before the firings, only 274 judges had been employed across the entire country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

SADC Enjoying Sustained Power Generation Surplus

[The Herald] Efforts to achieve energy security in southern Africa appear to be achieving results as the region continues on a positive trajectory that has seen it enjoying surplus electricity generation since the beginning of the year.

[The Herald] Efforts to achieve energy security in southern Africa appear to be achieving results as the region continues on a positive trajectory that has seen it enjoying surplus electricity generation since the beginning of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Constitution Bill On Compulsory Land Acquisition Splits Parliament

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -A section of Members of Parliament (MPs) on Thursday vowed to rally their colleagues in Uganda’s Parliament to shoot down the proposed Constitution (Amendment) Bill 2017.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -A section of Members of Parliament (MPs) on Thursday vowed to rally their colleagues in Uganda's Parliament to shoot down the proposed Constitution (Amendment) Bill 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Solar Power Ends Water Woes in Nsanje

[Nyasa Times] People of Traditional Authority (T/A) Chimomboand Mbenjein Nsanje district have all the reasons to smile following the provision of solar-powered clean and portable water by Christian Aid in conjunction with Churches Action for Relief and…

[Nyasa Times] People of Traditional Authority (T/A) Chimomboand Mbenjein Nsanje district have all the reasons to smile following the provision of solar-powered clean and portable water by Christian Aid in conjunction with Churches Action for Relief andDevelopment (CARD).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mixed Reactions As Govt Bans Styrofoam

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe says a ban on polystyrene food packaging has come into force with immediate effect in a bid to curb environmental and health hazards associated with the material.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe says a ban on polystyrene food packaging has come into force with immediate effect in a bid to curb environmental and health hazards associated with the material.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe