Govt Values Youth Participation in Development – Minister Msaka

[Malawi News Agency] Machinga -Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Bright Msaka has said government recognizes the role young people play in the socio- economic development of the country.

[Malawi News Agency] Machinga -Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Bright Msaka has said government recognizes the role young people play in the socio- economic development of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Group Deploys Vendors Voter Educators Into the Streets

[Kubatana.net] Following last week’s the successful launch of the Issue-Based Voter Education and (Agitation) Mobilization Campaign (IBVA), Vendors Initiative for Social and Economic Transformation (VISET) yesterday the 10th of February, commenced the …

[Kubatana.net] Following last week's the successful launch of the Issue-Based Voter Education and (Agitation) Mobilization Campaign (IBVA), Vendors Initiative for Social and Economic Transformation (VISET) yesterday the 10th of February, commenced the second phase of the campaign which is dubbed MOWEF "IBVA" Street and Constituency Conversations. These will be street conversations to be held every Monday, Wednesday and Friday of every week for the duration of the campaign. The MOWEF Street and Constituency Conversations

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Reservoir Dries Up Threatening Fresh Produce Hub

[New Era] Windhoek -The future of the Agro Marketing and Trade Agency (AMTA) fresh produce hub in Ongwediva is currently hanging in the balance after horticultural farmers in the vicinity of the Olushandja dam gave up on their irrigation projects due t…

[New Era] Windhoek -The future of the Agro Marketing and Trade Agency (AMTA) fresh produce hub in Ongwediva is currently hanging in the balance after horticultural farmers in the vicinity of the Olushandja dam gave up on their irrigation projects due to inadequate water supply from the reservoir.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

UK Injects Over U.S.$29 Million Into Resilience Building Fund

[CAJ News] Harare -The United Kingdom (UK) has granted Zimbabwe £21,5 million (R453.6 million) to increase capacities of vulnerable rural communities in the drought-prone Southern African country.

[CAJ News] Harare -The United Kingdom (UK) has granted Zimbabwe £21,5 million (R453.6 million) to increase capacities of vulnerable rural communities in the drought-prone Southern African country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ACC Unaware of High-Level Corruption

[New Era] Windhoek -Under fire Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) director-general Paulus Noa says his office is unaware of corrupt practices at various government ministries involving compromised tenders.

[New Era] Windhoek -Under fire Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) director-general Paulus Noa says his office is unaware of corrupt practices at various government ministries involving compromised tenders.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

‘We Fight With Each Other Over Water’: Rivers Run Dry in Mozambique

[Guardian Network] In the absence of basic sanitation, life in rural Mozambique during the dry season involves a relentless cycle of arduous journeys to collect water unfit for drinking. The struggle for survival, which affects young and old alike, put…

[Guardian Network] In the absence of basic sanitation, life in rural Mozambique during the dry season involves a relentless cycle of arduous journeys to collect water unfit for drinking. The struggle for survival, which affects young and old alike, puts those affected at risk of disease and leaves little time for anything else

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Thousands Face Hunger in Southern Districts – Report

[Nyasa Times] Blantyre Agricultural Development Division (BLADD) says 32 935 hectares of crops in the divison has been severely hit by the prolonged dry spell; rendering over 129 852 families vulnerable to food insecurity.

[Nyasa Times] Blantyre Agricultural Development Division (BLADD) says 32 935 hectares of crops in the divison has been severely hit by the prolonged dry spell; rendering over 129 852 families vulnerable to food insecurity.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt Urged to Prioritise Women On Tenders

[Namibian] The Swapo Party Women’s Council (SPWC) plans to compel government to prioritise women when allocating tenders for development projects, fishing quotas as well as housing and mining ventures.

[Namibian] The Swapo Party Women's Council (SPWC) plans to compel government to prioritise women when allocating tenders for development projects, fishing quotas as well as housing and mining ventures.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Oshakati Maternity Ward Gets a Theatre

[New Era] Oshakati -A new operating theatre at the Oshakati Intermediate Hospital maternity ward will reduce complications for both delivering mothers and their unborn children.

[New Era] Oshakati -A new operating theatre at the Oshakati Intermediate Hospital maternity ward will reduce complications for both delivering mothers and their unborn children.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia