Burundi Receives U.S.$40 Million for Poorest Households

[Iwacu] The International Development Association (IDA) through the World Bank has provided additional funding of $40 million to Burundi. On 23 March, the Burundi National Assembly approved the distribution of the money transfer to the poorest househol…

[Iwacu] The International Development Association (IDA) through the World Bank has provided additional funding of $40 million to Burundi. On 23 March, the Burundi National Assembly approved the distribution of the money transfer to the poorest households in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Kidney Patients Battling for Their Lives in Sokoto

[Daily Trust] They are existing on life survival machines but hope, with fervent prayers and financial support, they would survive their life threatening disease. This is the story of two patients with malfunctioning kidneys who are undergoing dialysis…

[Daily Trust] They are existing on life survival machines but hope, with fervent prayers and financial support, they would survive their life threatening disease. This is the story of two patients with malfunctioning kidneys who are undergoing dialysis as their only option for survival because they can afford kidney transplant.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Durban Firefighters Still Battling Warehouse Blaze

[News24Wire] Firefighters have been working through the night to try to contain a fire which broke out on Friday at a Transnet warehouse in Rossburgh, Durban paramedics say.

[News24Wire] Firefighters have been working through the night to try to contain a fire which broke out on Friday at a Transnet warehouse in Rossburgh, Durban paramedics say.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Defers Divisive Land Debate to a Special NEC

[News24Wire] The ANC will hold a special National Executive Committee meeting to discuss the divisive land issue, also expected to be used as a rallying call ahead of its December elective conference.

[News24Wire] The ANC will hold a special National Executive Committee meeting to discuss the divisive land issue, also expected to be used as a rallying call ahead of its December elective conference.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tender Opens for Organisation of Miss Seychelles Beauty Pageant 2017

[Seychelles News Agency] The Creative Industries and National Events Agency, CINEA, has launched the tender for the organisation of this year’s Miss Seychelles Beauty Pageant.

[Seychelles News Agency] The Creative Industries and National Events Agency, CINEA, has launched the tender for the organisation of this year's Miss Seychelles Beauty Pageant.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Golf – Freiburghaus Doubles Up At Randpark

[Sascoc] Jeremy Freiburghaus from Switzerland has sealed a rare double in The Pro Shop Northern Amateur Championship when he became the first player to win the stroke play qualifying and the match play stages since Scotland’s David Law achieved the dou…

[Sascoc] Jeremy Freiburghaus from Switzerland has sealed a rare double in The Pro Shop Northern Amateur Championship when he became the first player to win the stroke play qualifying and the match play stages since Scotland's David Law achieved the double in 2011.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mountain Biking – Olympic Champ Schurter Moves Into Cape Epic Lead

[Sascoc] The men’s category is set for a thrilling finale after Olympic cross-country champion Nino Schurter and teammate Matthias Stirnemann (SCOTT-SRAM MTB Racing) claimed their first stage win of the 2017 Absa Cape Epic on Friday.

[Sascoc] The men's category is set for a thrilling finale after Olympic cross-country champion Nino Schurter and teammate Matthias Stirnemann (SCOTT-SRAM MTB Racing) claimed their first stage win of the 2017 Absa Cape Epic on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Some Taps May Run Dry in Tshwane – Warning

[News24Wire] Tswhane residents should expect water disruptions this weekend due to the theft of a key component of one of its bulk water pipeline valves, the city warned on Saturday.

[News24Wire] Tswhane residents should expect water disruptions this weekend due to the theft of a key component of one of its bulk water pipeline valves, the city warned on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Asmara Art Deco Exhibition in Cape Town

[Shabait] Asmara -Asmara Art Deco Exhibition was recently staged in the city of Cape Town, South Africa. Mr. Saleh Omar, the Eritrean Ambassador to South Africa and the Southern African region opened the exhibition featuring photo and video images.

[Shabait] Asmara -Asmara Art Deco Exhibition was recently staged in the city of Cape Town, South Africa. Mr. Saleh Omar, the Eritrean Ambassador to South Africa and the Southern African region opened the exhibition featuring photo and video images.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ethiopian Airlines to Host Global Symposium

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopian Airlines is preparing to host the International Civil Aviation Organization (lCAO) Global Aviation Training and Train Air Plus symposium with the theme, “Together, Enhancing Training to Build Capacity” in Addis Abeba from Apri…

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopian Airlines is preparing to host the International Civil Aviation Organization (lCAO) Global Aviation Training and Train Air Plus symposium with the theme, "Together, Enhancing Training to Build Capacity" in Addis Abeba from April 11 to 13, 2017. This is the first time that the symposium will be held in Africa, and the fourth time globally.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia