Mugabe’s Govt Bought Snow Graders ‘By Mistake’

[New Zimbabwe] Local Rural district councils have blamed the snow graders scandal on parastatal Zimbabwe National Roads Administration’s (Zinara) failure to consult them before procurement.

[New Zimbabwe] Local Rural district councils have blamed the snow graders scandal on parastatal Zimbabwe National Roads Administration's (Zinara) failure to consult them before procurement.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

South Africa’s Courts and Lawmakers Have Failed the Ideal of Cultural Diversity

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s optimistic Constitution makes a brave effort to create a culturally diverse society by granting citizens fairly strong rights to culture, language, and the pursuit of personal family laws based on tradition or r…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's optimistic Constitution makes a brave effort to create a culturally diverse society by granting citizens fairly strong rights to culture, language, and the pursuit of personal family laws based on tradition or religion.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Cape Town’s Water Crisis Could Make People Sick

[The Conversation Africa] Day zero, when the 4 million people living in Cape Town run out of water, is becoming a real possibility. The city has informed residents that water supplies will be turned off on the day and only retained for high risk areas …

[The Conversation Africa] Day zero, when the 4 million people living in Cape Town run out of water, is becoming a real possibility. The city has informed residents that water supplies will be turned off on the day and only retained for high risk areas and essential services. Citizens will have to queue for water at key points of distribution.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt to Comply With Ruling On Exam Rewrite Case

[The Herald] Government will comply with the High Court ruling directing the Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (Zimsec) to grade candidates using marks obtained in English Paper 1 examination.

[The Herald] Government will comply with the High Court ruling directing the Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (Zimsec) to grade candidates using marks obtained in English Paper 1 examination.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

URA to Host 4th Authorised Economic Operator Conference in Kampala

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Over 600 people had registered by Feb.14 to attend the 4th World Customs Organization Authorised Economic Operators Conference to be held in Kampala from March 14 – 16 at Serena Hotel.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Over 600 people had registered by Feb.14 to attend the 4th World Customs Organization Authorised Economic Operators Conference to be held in Kampala from March 14 - 16 at Serena Hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Black Friday for Ndejje Students

[Observer] On Friday last week, pictures of three former students of Ndejje Secondary School who died in a motor accident surfaced on social media, triggering outpourings of grief.

[Observer] On Friday last week, pictures of three former students of Ndejje Secondary School who died in a motor accident surfaced on social media, triggering outpourings of grief.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Refute Reports of ACP Bakaleke’s Arrest

[Observer] Police has dismissed media reports that the regional police commander for KMP South, ACP Siraj Bakaleke has been arrested by the force’s Professional Standards Unit (PSU).

[Observer] Police has dismissed media reports that the regional police commander for KMP South, ACP Siraj Bakaleke has been arrested by the force's Professional Standards Unit (PSU).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda