U.S.$15 Million Diamond Plant Expected to Run This Year

[The Herald] Ishemunyoro Chingwere Business Reporter The Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company is set to miss its annual target of 2 million carats after delays to the installation of its $15 million, 450-tonnes-per-hour conglomerate processing plant. …

[The Herald] Ishemunyoro Chingwere Business Reporter The Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company is set to miss its annual target of 2 million carats after delays to the installation of its $15 million, 450-tonnes-per-hour conglomerate processing plant. The plant, which was due to take off in August, has been deferred by delays in supply, Zimra clearances, foreign currency constraints to pay suppliers as well as the shortage of appropriate steel in the country for civil works. However, the installation is now back on the

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

M’hamed Khadad Affirms to Radio of Algeria ‘SADR Will Be At the EU-AU Summit’

[SPS] Algiers (Algeria) -The Saharawi coordinator with MINURSO, M’hamed Khadad, told Algeria’s National Radio that the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) will be present at the EU-AU Summit, which will take place on November 29 and 30 in the Ivori…

[SPS] Algiers (Algeria) -The Saharawi coordinator with MINURSO, M'hamed Khadad, told Algeria's National Radio that the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) will be present at the EU-AU Summit, which will take place on November 29 and 30 in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan.

source: AllAfrica News: Western Sahara

Latest Building and Vehicle Data Points to a Prolonged Recession

[Namibia Economist] The latest Namibian vehicle sales statistics show a contraction by 5.4% to 1 100 units in October 2017, while there was a slight increase in building plans approved by the City of Windhoek (101.1% compared to a 52.5% in September.)

[Namibia Economist] The latest Namibian vehicle sales statistics show a contraction by 5.4% to 1 100 units in October 2017, while there was a slight increase in building plans approved by the City of Windhoek (101.1% compared to a 52.5% in September.)

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Why We Use Mosquito Net to Protect Plants – Farmers

[Daily Trust] Sokoto -Mosquito net is used for protection against the malarial vector’s bite and killer infection in human beings but some peasant farmers in Sokoto have extended its use to also protect their plant nurseries.

[Daily Trust] Sokoto -Mosquito net is used for protection against the malarial vector's bite and killer infection in human beings but some peasant farmers in Sokoto have extended its use to also protect their plant nurseries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Emeka Ojukwu Jnr Is a Prodigal Son for Now – APGA National Chairman

[Vanguard] The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, National Chairman, Dr. Victor Oye has described the defection of the son of the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, Emeka Jnr, to APC as inconsequential to the re-election of Obiano, noting that “…

[Vanguard] The All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, National Chairman, Dr. Victor Oye has described the defection of the son of the late Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, Emeka Jnr, to APC as inconsequential to the re-election of Obiano, noting that "he is a prodigal son for now".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Campaign Seeks to Control Elephantiasis

[Daily News] THE government has embarked on a campaign to control Lymphatic Filariasis, commonly known as elephantiasis, in Dar es Salaam Region through massive drug administration targeting 4.5 million people aged five years and above.

[Daily News] THE government has embarked on a campaign to control Lymphatic Filariasis, commonly known as elephantiasis, in Dar es Salaam Region through massive drug administration targeting 4.5 million people aged five years and above.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kids Deserve Protection From Mental Disorders

[Daily News] THE National Assembly was told on Tuesday that too many children in this country miss balanced diet — a critical anomaly that endangers their mental state. What many families do not know is the stark reality that unbalanced diets often tr…

[Daily News] THE National Assembly was told on Tuesday that too many children in this country miss balanced diet -- a critical anomaly that endangers their mental state. What many families do not know is the stark reality that unbalanced diets often trigger mental disorders.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Security Tight As Besigye Appears in Court

[Monitor] Security has been tightened at Rukungiri Magistrates Court where former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye is expected to appear on charges of holding unlawfully assembly and inciting violence.

[Monitor] Security has been tightened at Rukungiri Magistrates Court where former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye is expected to appear on charges of holding unlawfully assembly and inciting violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda