Cape Town ANC to Lay Criminal Charges Against Mayor

[News24Wire] The Western Cape ANC’s Dullah Omar region announced on Tuesday that it would lodge a criminal complaint against Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille over security upgrades carried out at her home.

[News24Wire] The Western Cape ANC's Dullah Omar region announced on Tuesday that it would lodge a criminal complaint against Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille over security upgrades carried out at her home.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Morocco Tests Africa’s First High-Speed Rail Line

[RFI] Morocco is to stage 320-kilometre-per-hour tests on the African continent’s first high-speed railway, due to come into operation duing the summer of 2018, the national railway network ONCF announced on Monday.

[RFI] Morocco is to stage 320-kilometre-per-hour tests on the African continent's first high-speed railway, due to come into operation duing the summer of 2018, the national railway network ONCF announced on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

KZN Health Dept Takes Over Mission Hospital

[News24Wire] Despite its recent health crisis and supply chain woes, the Department of Health in KwaZulu-Natal says that it will efficiently and responsibly take over the Saint Mary’s Mission Hospital in Marianhill, Durban.

[News24Wire] Despite its recent health crisis and supply chain woes, the Department of Health in KwaZulu-Natal says that it will efficiently and responsibly take over the Saint Mary's Mission Hospital in Marianhill, Durban.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Vallie, Weather Help Warriors Deny Titans

[News24Wire] A defiant half-century by Yaseen Vallie followed by some bad light and rain helped the Warriors escape with a draw from their Sunfoil Series clash against the Titans at Sahara Park Willowmoore in Benoni on Monday.

[News24Wire] A defiant half-century by Yaseen Vallie followed by some bad light and rain helped the Warriors escape with a draw from their Sunfoil Series clash against the Titans at Sahara Park Willowmoore in Benoni on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SA Committed to Enhancing Intra-African Trade

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma says South Africa remains committed to boosting intra-African trade, which will be equitably beneficial for all participating countries.

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma says South Africa remains committed to boosting intra-African trade, which will be equitably beneficial for all participating countries.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Troops Launch a Security Operation in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] Somali Federal government forces were reported to have launched another overnight security operation in Mogadishu, amidst tight security measures in the seaside city.

[Shabelle] Somali Federal government forces were reported to have launched another overnight security operation in Mogadishu, amidst tight security measures in the seaside city.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Govt Seeks Long-Term Solutions to Recurrent Drought

[Shabelle] The Somali government has kicked off a Drought Impact Needs Assessment (DINA), which will identify the drivers and impact of recurrent drought, and outline long-term solutions that can prevent famine as a result of drought.

[Shabelle] The Somali government has kicked off a Drought Impact Needs Assessment (DINA), which will identify the drivers and impact of recurrent drought, and outline long-term solutions that can prevent famine as a result of drought.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

IGAD Embarks On Skills Development for Policymakers

[Shabelle] The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) will facilitate skills acquisition among policymakers in the Somali government as the rebuilding of the strife-torn Horn of African nation gathers steam, officials said on Monday.

[Shabelle] The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) will facilitate skills acquisition among policymakers in the Somali government as the rebuilding of the strife-torn Horn of African nation gathers steam, officials said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Somali Army Chief Meets Military Commanders in Bariire

[Shabelle] The Commander-in-Chief of Somalia’s armed forces Mohamed Ahmed Jimale “Irfid” met with military commanders in Bariire, a town that was recaptured by the troops last August.

[Shabelle] The Commander-in-Chief of Somalia's armed forces Mohamed Ahmed Jimale "Irfid" met with military commanders in Bariire, a town that was recaptured by the troops last August.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Angelina Jolie Reportedly Offered to Lure Kony

[Nation] As the hunt for the Lord’s Resistance Army leader Joseph Kony continues, it turns out that a celebrated American actress offered to lure and capture the seemingly elusive insurgent.

[Nation] As the hunt for the Lord's Resistance Army leader Joseph Kony continues, it turns out that a celebrated American actress offered to lure and capture the seemingly elusive insurgent.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda