Brown Unveils New Interim Eskom Board

[News24Wire] Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has unveiled an interim Eskom board, which has the uphill challenge of steering the state-owned power utility out of its quagmire of controversies.

[News24Wire] Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has unveiled an interim Eskom board, which has the uphill challenge of steering the state-owned power utility out of its quagmire of controversies.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Army Officers in the Dock

[AIM] A trial began on 7 June, before the Maputo City Court, of four military officers and five civilians, charged with stealing 36 million meticais between 2010 and 2015. At the time of the theft, the amount stolen was worth US$1.2 million.

[AIM] A trial began on 7 June, before the Maputo City Court, of four military officers and five civilians, charged with stealing 36 million meticais between 2010 and 2015. At the time of the theft, the amount stolen was worth US$1.2 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

VP Hails Zim, SA Ties

[The Herald] Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has hailed the economic ties between Zimbabwe and South Africa and called for increased co-operation in trade and investment.

[The Herald] Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has hailed the economic ties between Zimbabwe and South Africa and called for increased co-operation in trade and investment.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Developing Countries Reject EU Sanctions On Burundi

[Iwacu] Europe failed to convince members of the African Caribbean Pacific bloc. The resolution condemned the situation and proposed sending observers in Burundi to protect civilians, disarm the ruling party youth and press the Burundian government to …

[Iwacu] Europe failed to convince members of the African Caribbean Pacific bloc. The resolution condemned the situation and proposed sending observers in Burundi to protect civilians, disarm the ruling party youth and press the Burundian government to engage in inclusive dialogue.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Live Hen Sales Banned After Avian Flu Detected

[News24Wire] The sale of live hens has been banned in South Africa after avian flu was confirmed at a farm in Mpumalanga, the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries announced on Saturday.

[News24Wire] The sale of live hens has been banned in South Africa after avian flu was confirmed at a farm in Mpumalanga, the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries announced on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rights Activists to March Over Coast Killings

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) plans to hold a countrywide demonstration to condemn the ongoing brutal killings of police and local leaders in Coast Region.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) plans to hold a countrywide demonstration to condemn the ongoing brutal killings of police and local leaders in Coast Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Congolese Threaten to Disrupt Zuma, Kabila Meeting

[News24Wire] Members of the Congolese community in South Africa are threatening to disrupt a state visit by President Joseph Kabila because, they say, he is no longer legally in power in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

[News24Wire] Members of the Congolese community in South Africa are threatening to disrupt a state visit by President Joseph Kabila because, they say, he is no longer legally in power in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa