Mining Cooperative Explores Diamonds in Sombo Commune

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Opalus mining cooperative is now qualified to carry out the semi-industrial exploration of diamonds in Sombo commune, eastern Lunda Sul province, based on concession rights granted by the Ministry of Geology and Mining.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Opalus mining cooperative is now qualified to carry out the semi-industrial exploration of diamonds in Sombo commune, eastern Lunda Sul province, based on concession rights granted by the Ministry of Geology and Mining.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Cabinet Endorses Climate Change Funding

[Namibian] CABINET on Tuesday endorsed financial support given to the Environmental Investment Fund of Namibia by the Green Climate Fund and the French Development Agency.

[Namibian] CABINET on Tuesday endorsed financial support given to the Environmental Investment Fund of Namibia by the Green Climate Fund and the French Development Agency.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Opposition’s Mwamba Panics, Leaves Court in Hurry

[Times of Zambia] UNITED Party for National Development ( UPND) vice-president for administration Geoffrey Mwamba yesterday went into panic mode after rumour went round at the magistrates’ complex that he was about to be arrested by police for an unkno…

[Times of Zambia] UNITED Party for National Development ( UPND) vice-president for administration Geoffrey Mwamba yesterday went into panic mode after rumour went round at the magistrates' complex that he was about to be arrested by police for an unknown offence.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Government Auditors Fleece Treasury

[New Zimbabwe] Masvingo -Five government auditors in the ministry of home affairs have appeared in court for over claiming travel and subsistence allowances during the time they audited state departments in the province.

[New Zimbabwe] Masvingo -Five government auditors in the ministry of home affairs have appeared in court for over claiming travel and subsistence allowances during the time they audited state departments in the province.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

XCMG Completes Water Cellar Project in Ethiopia, Bringing Clean Water to 4,000 Local People

[PR Newswire] Bahir Dar, Ethiopia -XCMG has held a completion ceremony in Amhara, Ethiopia to celebrate the successful construction of 41 water cellars that will provide access to clean drinking and irrigation water for 4,000 people.

[PR Newswire] Bahir Dar, Ethiopia -XCMG has held a completion ceremony in Amhara, Ethiopia to celebrate the successful construction of 41 water cellars that will provide access to clean drinking and irrigation water for 4,000 people.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Thousands Still Displaced After #KnysnaFire

[News24Wire] Between 3 000 to 4 000 people are still displaced in Knysna after being evacuated from a fire that threatened to engulf the town this week, local authorities said on Friday.

[News24Wire] Between 3 000 to 4 000 people are still displaced in Knysna after being evacuated from a fire that threatened to engulf the town this week, local authorities said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Five Ugandans Killed in South Sudan Ambush

[Monitor] Five Ugandans are among the 15 passengers who were shot dead on Thursday in an ambush by unknown gunmen on a civilian convoy on the fragile Nimule-Juba Highway in South Sudan, according to Ugandan security officials.

[Monitor] Five Ugandans are among the 15 passengers who were shot dead on Thursday in an ambush by unknown gunmen on a civilian convoy on the fragile Nimule-Juba Highway in South Sudan, according to Ugandan security officials.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Dentist Wins U.S.$20 000 Lawsuit

[The Herald] A specialist dental surgeon has been awarded more than $21 000 for services he rendered to his patient after a three-year bruising legal battle at the High Court. Dr Gerhard Peter Lung approached the High Court seeking payment of $21 035 f…

[The Herald] A specialist dental surgeon has been awarded more than $21 000 for services he rendered to his patient after a three-year bruising legal battle at the High Court. Dr Gerhard Peter Lung approached the High Court seeking payment of $21 035 for services rendered to Ms Mandy Margaret Majoni. Ms Majoni required rehabilitation of her dentition to improve function and aesthetics.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nation Expects 2,7 Million Tonnes of Maize

[The Herald] Zimbabwe is expecting a maize harvest of about 2,7 million tonnes during the 2016 /17 farming season boosted by the success of the Special Maize Programme commonly referred to as Command Agriculture. In total, about 1 770 389 hectares were…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe is expecting a maize harvest of about 2,7 million tonnes during the 2016 /17 farming season boosted by the success of the Special Maize Programme commonly referred to as Command Agriculture. In total, about 1 770 389 hectares were put under maize during the 2016 /17 farming season, with anticipated maize yields of over 2 million tonnes. This, together with small grains should give over 2,7 million tonnes of grain this year, well above the national requirements of 1,8 million tonnes, the Ministry o

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe