Community Members Warned to Be Always Vigilant While At Crematorium

[SAPS] With the recent incident at Clare Estate where the mourners were robbed of their belongings, the SAPS in KwaZulu-Natal have issued a warning to all the members of the public to always be vigilant while at crematorium. It is alleged on 16 January…

[SAPS] With the recent incident at Clare Estate where the mourners were robbed of their belongings, the SAPS in KwaZulu-Natal have issued a warning to all the members of the public to always be vigilant while at crematorium. It is alleged on 16 January 2017, at approximately 17:10, the victim was at a funeral with his family members at the Clare Estate Crematorium, when they were accosted by a group of armed suspects. At gunpoint they robbed them of six cellphones, clothing and cash. A case of armed robbery is be

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Loliondo District Conflicts ‘Cause Investor Exit’

[Daily News] Arusha -Long standing conflicts in Loliondo District have forced more than eight investor firms to pack their bags and flee from the former Game Controlled Area, which is mapped within the Ngorongoro District, it has been learnt.

[Daily News] Arusha -Long standing conflicts in Loliondo District have forced more than eight investor firms to pack their bags and flee from the former Game Controlled Area, which is mapped within the Ngorongoro District, it has been learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Basic Education Responds to the Star Newspaper’s Editorial

[SA Govt] The Editor of the Star Newspaper, needs to assist the Department of Basic Education by clarifying his position stated in the Editorial of today’s Star Newspaper titled “Act decisively on cheating pupils”. The Editorial itself is riddled with …

[SA Govt] The Editor of the Star Newspaper, needs to assist the Department of Basic Education by clarifying his position stated in the Editorial of today's Star Newspaper titled "Act decisively on cheating pupils". The Editorial itself is riddled with fictitious assumptions that make it clear the author has not made any attempt nor effort to actually go through the court documents.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Water Parastatal Urges Water Conservation, Harvesting

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Gaborone Dam has collected a few million more litres of water in the last few days, registering 22.2 per cent of water as at January 18 as compared to last year this time around which was about 1.7 per cent.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Gaborone Dam has collected a few million more litres of water in the last few days, registering 22.2 per cent of water as at January 18 as compared to last year this time around which was about 1.7 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Local Duo Take Aim At Tennis Guinness World Record

[News24Wire] Cape Town tennis players Carlos Gomes and Wendy Thompson are aiming to break the Guinness World Record for the longest singles tennis match to raise funds to revamp tennis facilities in the Western Cape townships of Khayelitsha and Kayamandi.

[News24Wire] Cape Town tennis players Carlos Gomes and Wendy Thompson are aiming to break the Guinness World Record for the longest singles tennis match to raise funds to revamp tennis facilities in the Western Cape townships of Khayelitsha and Kayamandi.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Aubameyang Targets ‘Correct’ Result Against Burkina Faso

[RFI] Gabon skipper Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang vowed his teammates would put a poor start to their Africa Cup of Nations campaign behind them and beat Burkina Faso on Wednesday in the second series of Group A matches in Libreville.

[RFI] Gabon skipper Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang vowed his teammates would put a poor start to their Africa Cup of Nations campaign behind them and beat Burkina Faso on Wednesday in the second series of Group A matches in Libreville.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

Power Utility Could Be Forced to Sign Wind, Solar Plans

[News24Wire] Renewable energy independent power producers whose new build plans have been held up by Eskom can take the power utility to court to force its hand, according to legal opinion by Webber Wentzel.

[News24Wire] Renewable energy independent power producers whose new build plans have been held up by Eskom can take the power utility to court to force its hand, according to legal opinion by Webber Wentzel.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

IMF Reaches Agreement With Togo On an Extended Credit Facility Arrangement

[Togonews] An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team, led by Cemile Sancak, visited Lomé from January 5-18, 2017 to carry out discussions with the Togolese authorities on a program supported by the IMF’s Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement.

[Togonews] An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team, led by Cemile Sancak, visited Lomé from January 5-18, 2017 to carry out discussions with the Togolese authorities on a program supported by the IMF's Extended Credit Facility (ECF) arrangement.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo

Ethiopia Think Thank Warns a Darood Presidency May Lead to Anarchy

[Dalsan Radio] An Ethiopian think tank linked to the government has warned that Somalia is likely to be destabilized farther if a non Hawiye takes over Villa Somalia

[Dalsan Radio] An Ethiopian think tank linked to the government has warned that Somalia is likely to be destabilized farther if a non Hawiye takes over Villa Somalia

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia