Rape Law Gets First Test

[VOA] A gang rape video recorded in central Somalia could serve as a powerful test case for Puntland state’s new sexual violence statute, and potentially for the rule of law in general in Somalia.

[VOA] A gang rape video recorded in central Somalia could serve as a powerful test case for Puntland state's new sexual violence statute, and potentially for the rule of law in general in Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

3 Years Needed to Address Water Shortage

[New Times] The Water and Sanitation Corporation (WASAC) is targeting a three year period to be able to complete major projects that will deal with persistent water shortage, James Sano has said.

[New Times] The Water and Sanitation Corporation (WASAC) is targeting a three year period to be able to complete major projects that will deal with persistent water shortage, James Sano has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Waste-to-Energy Plant Opens in Cape Town

[News24Wire] A R400m waste-to-energy conversion plant was officially opened in Athlone, Cape Town, on Wednesday with high hopes of reducing the city’s landfill sites and creating jobs.

[News24Wire] A R400m waste-to-energy conversion plant was officially opened in Athlone, Cape Town, on Wednesday with high hopes of reducing the city's landfill sites and creating jobs.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fresh Controversy Trails MMM

[Premium Times] Social media is currently awash with reports that top MMM Guider in Nigeria, Chuddy Ugorji, and his wife, Amaka, have fled to the Philippines following the imminent collapse of the Ponzi scheme.

[Premium Times] Social media is currently awash with reports that top MMM Guider in Nigeria, Chuddy Ugorji, and his wife, Amaka, have fled to the Philippines following the imminent collapse of the Ponzi scheme.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Adebayor Fights Back Tears As Togo Exits

[allAfrica] Emmanuel Adebayor was biting his bottom lip as he left the pitch at the end of the Tuesday’s African Nations Cup match against the Democratic Republic of Congo in Port Gentil, his Togo team eliminated after picking up a solitary point from …

[allAfrica] Emmanuel Adebayor was biting his bottom lip as he left the pitch at the end of the Tuesday's African Nations Cup match against the Democratic Republic of Congo in Port Gentil, his Togo team eliminated after picking up a solitary point from their three games.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo

Tanesco Restores Power After Blackout Hits Most Regions

[Daily News] Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (Tanesco) has successfully restored power in some of the regions in the country following yesterday morning’s blackout.

[Daily News] Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (Tanesco) has successfully restored power in some of the regions in the country following yesterday morning's blackout.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Panicky Parents Calmed Over Feza Schools Closure Reports

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Feza Schools management yesterday moved to calm anxious parents and other stakeholders following reports that the Turkish government was plotting a take over or closure of the famed learning institutions.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Feza Schools management yesterday moved to calm anxious parents and other stakeholders following reports that the Turkish government was plotting a take over or closure of the famed learning institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Simon Group Pays for Lion’s Share in Uda

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday commended Simon Group Limited (SGL) chairman for having finalised payment of the controversial Sh5 billion used to purchase the 51 per cent shares of Usafiri Dar es Salaam (Uda).

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday commended Simon Group Limited (SGL) chairman for having finalised payment of the controversial Sh5 billion used to purchase the 51 per cent shares of Usafiri Dar es Salaam (Uda).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania