Govt to Reconsider Salima-Lilongwe Water Project – Finance Minister

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe has said government might reconsider the $500 million Lake Malawi water project following the citizens concerns.

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe has said government might reconsider the $500 million Lake Malawi water project following the citizens concerns.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

When Will South Africans Learn That the Ballot Is Mightier Than the Picket?

[Daily Maverick] Tomorrow, 7 April 2017, thousands of South Africans will take to the streets to allegedly save South Africa and to defend our democracy. Save South Africa marks it as the day for “a massive people’s push” and goes further to add that “…

[Daily Maverick] Tomorrow, 7 April 2017, thousands of South Africans will take to the streets to allegedly save South Africa and to defend our democracy. Save South Africa marks it as the day for "a massive people's push" and goes further to add that "united public protest is the only way to stop further state capture and to defend our democracy". Civil society groupings have echoed the likes of Equal Education in urging their members "to participate in all mass actions aimed at freeing our country and defending our democr

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Splitting CDC Would Be Costly – Tsogwane

[Botswana Daily News] Serowe -Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Mr Slumber Tsogwane says splitting Central District Council (CDC) will have financial implications on government coffers.

[Botswana Daily News] Serowe -Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Mr Slumber Tsogwane says splitting Central District Council (CDC) will have financial implications on government coffers.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Six Regions Can’t Account for N$209 Million

[Namibian] RECENTLY tabled auditor general’s reports of six regions paint a picture of dismal financial accounting and mismanagement, where they collectively fail to explain the loss of N$209 million.

[Namibian] RECENTLY tabled auditor general's reports of six regions paint a picture of dismal financial accounting and mismanagement, where they collectively fail to explain the loss of N$209 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

State of Night Buses Worry Passengers

[Botswana Daily News] Kasane -Residents of Chobe District who use public buses have expressed concerns over the state of some of these buses, which travel between Gaborone and Kasane overnight.

[Botswana Daily News] Kasane -Residents of Chobe District who use public buses have expressed concerns over the state of some of these buses, which travel between Gaborone and Kasane overnight.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Batswana Must Venture Into Tourism – Minister

[Botswana Daily News] Maun -The introduction of land bank is meant to ensure Batswana venture into tourism industry, says Minister of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism, Mr Tshekedi Khama.

[Botswana Daily News] Maun -The introduction of land bank is meant to ensure Batswana venture into tourism industry, says Minister of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism, Mr Tshekedi Khama.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

It’s Not National Treasury That Is Blocking Economic Transformation

[GroundUp] President Jacob Zuma has blamed the National Treasury under Pravin Gordhan for the slow pace of economic transformation. But in fact transformation has been slow because government has not stuck to the rules and practices set up by instituti…

[GroundUp] President Jacob Zuma has blamed the National Treasury under Pravin Gordhan for the slow pace of economic transformation. But in fact transformation has been slow because government has not stuck to the rules and practices set up by institutions like the Treasury, argues Albert van Zyl.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa