Power Sector Still Bedevilled

[This Day] The present administration inherited poor power supply in May 2015, owing to sundry problems, including shortage of gas, but steadily increased generation to an all-time peak of 5,074MW on February 2, 2016. Ejiofor Alike however reports that…

[This Day] The present administration inherited poor power supply in May 2015, owing to sundry problems, including shortage of gas, but steadily increased generation to an all-time peak of 5,074MW on February 2, 2016. Ejiofor Alike however reports that with current generation down below pre-privatisation levels amid buck passing by electricity operators, the past two years might have defied 'Buharinomics'

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nice Trust Preaches Good Governance to Chikwawa Communities

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -The National Initiative for Civic Education (Nice) Trust, Chikwawa Office organized a three day interface meetings from 24-26 May, 2017 with communities of Group Village Heads Therere, Jana and Masache under Traditional A…

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -The National Initiative for Civic Education (Nice) Trust, Chikwawa Office organized a three day interface meetings from 24-26 May, 2017 with communities of Group Village Heads Therere, Jana and Masache under Traditional Authorities (T/A) Ngabu, Masache and Makhuwira.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Transformer and High Voltage Line Lay Idle Four Years After Being Installed

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -156 home owners in Area 38 of Lilongwe are still waiting for the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) to connect their houses to a transformer and High Voltage Line which were installed four years ago in the a…

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -156 home owners in Area 38 of Lilongwe are still waiting for the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) to connect their houses to a transformer and High Voltage Line which were installed four years ago in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Ensure Fair Trial for Minority Rights Activists

[HRW] Beirut -The Algerian authorities should drop all charges against a leading activist and his 40 co-defendants that are based on their peaceful activism for the rights of the Amazigh, or Berber, minority, Human Rights Watch, EuroMed Rights, Amnesty…

[HRW] Beirut -The Algerian authorities should drop all charges against a leading activist and his 40 co-defendants that are based on their peaceful activism for the rights of the Amazigh, or Berber, minority, Human Rights Watch, EuroMed Rights, Amnesty International, and Front Line Defenders said today. Kamaleddine Fekhar and most of his co-accused have been detained since July 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

Kiptanui Beats Stellar Cast to Ottawa Marathon Title

[Capital FM] Ottawa, Canada -Kenya’s Eliud Kiptanui crushed a world-class field to win the Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon on Sunday, winning the IAAF Gold Label road race in 2:10:14.

[Capital FM] Ottawa, Canada -Kenya's Eliud Kiptanui crushed a world-class field to win the Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon on Sunday, winning the IAAF Gold Label road race in 2:10:14.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Give Me a Second Chance, Kenyatta Asks

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to give him a second chance in office to enable him complete the major projects initiated since taking over from Mwai Kibaki.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to give him a second chance in office to enable him complete the major projects initiated since taking over from Mwai Kibaki.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Presidential Aspirant Justus Juma’s Papers Rejected by Electoral Commission

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) on Monday declined to clear presidential aspirant Justus Juma of the Justice and Freedom Partly (JFP) pending correction of anomalies in crucial documents.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) on Monday declined to clear presidential aspirant Justus Juma of the Justice and Freedom Partly (JFP) pending correction of anomalies in crucial documents.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya