Forex Incentives Lure More Tobacco Farmers

[The Herald] More than 116 000 farmers have registered for the 2017 /18 marketing season, representing a 42 percent increase from 82 110 farmers who registered during the same period last year. At least 33 307 of the 116 000 farmers are new growers.

[The Herald] More than 116 000 farmers have registered for the 2017 /18 marketing season, representing a 42 percent increase from 82 110 farmers who registered during the same period last year. At least 33 307 of the 116 000 farmers are new growers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Frelimo and Renamo Welcome Nyusi-Dhlakama Deal, While MDM Condemns

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique’s ruling Frelimo Party and the main opposition force, the rebel movement Renamo have both praised the consensus reached in the dialogue between Renamo and the government, while the second opposition force, the Mozambique Democr…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique's ruling Frelimo Party and the main opposition force, the rebel movement Renamo have both praised the consensus reached in the dialogue between Renamo and the government, while the second opposition force, the Mozambique Democratic movement (MDM), has condemned it as a blow against democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Desalination – Global Examples Show How Cape Town Could Up Its Game

[The Conversation Africa] Day zero is looming for Cape Town and a dedicated and efficient long-term solution to South Africa’s water woes must be found. The weather can’t be controlled and drought patterns for the region are set to worsen. It’s time to…

[The Conversation Africa] Day zero is looming for Cape Town and a dedicated and efficient long-term solution to South Africa's water woes must be found. The weather can't be controlled and drought patterns for the region are set to worsen. It's time to stop relying solely on rainfall and dam levels for clean water as a critical resource.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Reconstruction of Maxixe Jetty Begins

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita on Wednesday laid the first stone for the reconstruction for the jetty at the town of Maxixe, in the southern province of Inhambane, which was severely damaged by Cyclone Dineo in February 2017.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Transport Minister Carlos Mesquita on Wednesday laid the first stone for the reconstruction for the jetty at the town of Maxixe, in the southern province of Inhambane, which was severely damaged by Cyclone Dineo in February 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Metrobus Begins Matola-Maputo Service

[AIM] Maputo -The integrated train and bus passenger transport system for the Greater Maputo area, known as Metrobus, began operating on Tuesday, and up until Friday passengers can use the system free of charge.

[AIM] Maputo -The integrated train and bus passenger transport system for the Greater Maputo area, known as Metrobus, began operating on Tuesday, and up until Friday passengers can use the system free of charge.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

KNUT Wants TSC to Hasten Teacher Promotions

[Nation] The Kenya National Union of Teachers on Thursday stepped up pressure on the Teachers Service Commission to promote more than 30,000 teachers who have acquired higher qualification, and drop performance appraisals.

[Nation] The Kenya National Union of Teachers on Thursday stepped up pressure on the Teachers Service Commission to promote more than 30,000 teachers who have acquired higher qualification, and drop performance appraisals.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya