Does SAA Represent the Lost Battle of France or Will It Be the Country’s Dunkirk Moment?

[Daily Maverick] In so many ways, the continued failure of South Africa’s national carrier can be likened to the routing of the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) together with the French army during the Battle of France in May and June 1940 where poor …

[Daily Maverick] In so many ways, the continued failure of South Africa's national carrier can be likened to the routing of the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) together with the French army during the Battle of France in May and June 1940 where poor training, weak management and especially incompetent leadership sealed the Allies' fate in spite of materiel superiority over the Germans.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cholera Back in Khartoum North – Two Cases

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum North -Two cases of cholera appeared in Khartoum North, after the capital of Sudan witnessed a relatively low infection rate for several weeks. The isolation centre in the Nierteti Hospital recorded six new cases in the past tw…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum North -Two cases of cholera appeared in Khartoum North, after the capital of Sudan witnessed a relatively low infection rate for several weeks. The isolation centre in the Nierteti Hospital recorded six new cases in the past two days.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Protection of Marine Ecosystem – Several Stakeholders to Sign MoU

[Government of Mauritius] A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) pertaining to a Technical Exchange Programme on the conservation, protection and management of marine protected areas will be signed by several stakeholders related to the sector.

[Government of Mauritius] A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) pertaining to a Technical Exchange Programme on the conservation, protection and management of marine protected areas will be signed by several stakeholders related to the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Coetzee – Coaching Boks ‘Bloody Challenging’

[News24Wire] Allister Coetzee is beginning to look far more at home in his role as Springbok coach after a successful 2017 so far, but he still considers this to have been the toughest period of his rugby career.

[News24Wire] Allister Coetzee is beginning to look far more at home in his role as Springbok coach after a successful 2017 so far, but he still considers this to have been the toughest period of his rugby career.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Golden Highway Blocked By Protesting Community Members

[News24Wire] The Golden Highway in Lenasia South, Johannesburg has been blocked off by burning tyres and rocks due to a protest that flared up in Ennerdale, Johannesburg on Thursday morning.

[News24Wire] The Golden Highway in Lenasia South, Johannesburg has been blocked off by burning tyres and rocks due to a protest that flared up in Ennerdale, Johannesburg on Thursday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cape Town’s Inadequate Drought Tariffs

[Daily Maverick] The City of Cape Town’s water demand management strategy restricts how much water poor households can use, while allowing those with swimming pools and water-guzzling gardens to imagine they live in a world of abundant water. This illu…

[Daily Maverick] The City of Cape Town's water demand management strategy restricts how much water poor households can use, while allowing those with swimming pools and water-guzzling gardens to imagine they live in a world of abundant water. This illusion has been allowed to last for far, far too long. And is, we believe, at the root of many of the difficulties we are currently facing. By JESSICA WILSON and TARYN PEREIRA.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buhari’s Minister Chides Atiku – Says ‘Money Cannot Buy Votes in Nigeria Again’

[Premium Times] The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung has said that never again will any Nigerian politician win an election in the country by giving money to the electorate.

[Premium Times] The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung has said that never again will any Nigerian politician win an election in the country by giving money to the electorate.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria