What Is the Value of Water?

[Iwacu] When you and I breathe in fresh air, the amount I inhale affects you in no way. This is because air is abundant and so there’s plenty of it to go around. We actually take it for granted since it exists in copious amounts. Now, imagine a situati…

[Iwacu] When you and I breathe in fresh air, the amount I inhale affects you in no way. This is because air is abundant and so there's plenty of it to go around. We actually take it for granted since it exists in copious amounts. Now, imagine a situation where there is limited supply of air, and yet, several pairs of lungs are waiting for their share. What do you think would happen? What would we do? Would we use it all up and suffocate, or would all those concerned brainstorm on how best to utilise this scarce re

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

‘Light On Ntega-Marangara Mass Murder Can Be Lesson for Future Generations”

[Iwacu] Burundi has a number of black days, among them, August 15th 1988, a memorable date for many Burundians. More than 25 thousand people were killed in Ntega-Marangara mass slaughter. 29years after the massacre, victims and associations still deman…

[Iwacu] Burundi has a number of black days, among them, August 15th 1988, a memorable date for many Burundians. More than 25 thousand people were killed in Ntega-Marangara mass slaughter. 29years after the massacre, victims and associations still demand truth and justice.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Where Is the Mandela Quote in the Most-Liked Tweet Ever From?

[Africa Check] A tweet by former US president Barack Obama in response to violence in the US town of Charlottesville has become the most-liked tweet in Twitter’s history.

[Africa Check] A tweet by former US president Barack Obama in response to violence in the US town of Charlottesville has become the most-liked tweet in Twitter's history.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Swazi King Wrong On Constitution

[Swazi Media] King Mswati III, Swaziland’s absolute monarch, mislead when he told a television reporter that the constitution in his kingdom was the will of the people.

[Swazi Media] King Mswati III, Swaziland's absolute monarch, mislead when he told a television reporter that the constitution in his kingdom was the will of the people.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

Journalists Stage Walk-Out After 2-Hour Wait for Minister

[News24Wire] Disgruntled journalists staged a walk-out on Thursday after Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini was two hours late for a media briefing in Polokwane.

[News24Wire] Disgruntled journalists staged a walk-out on Thursday after Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini was two hours late for a media briefing in Polokwane.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Peace Fund Should Not Depend Entirely On State

[AIM] Maputo -The Peace and National Reconciliation Fund (FPRN) should cease to depend entirely on the state as its source of finance, urged Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday.

[AIM] Maputo -The Peace and National Reconciliation Fund (FPRN) should cease to depend entirely on the state as its source of finance, urged Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Seven People Killed in Matola Were Criminals, Insist Police

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police has insisted that the seven people shot dead in a shoot-out last Friday night in the southern city of Matola were all dangerous criminals.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police has insisted that the seven people shot dead in a shoot-out last Friday night in the southern city of Matola were all dangerous criminals.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

GDP Growing At Annual Rate of Three Per Cent

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government announced on Tuesday that the data for the first half of this year indicate an annual growth of about three per cent in the country’s gross domestic product.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government announced on Tuesday that the data for the first half of this year indicate an annual growth of about three per cent in the country's gross domestic product.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Census Reaches 99 Per Cent of Projection

[AIM] Maputo -By Monday, the penultimate day of Mozambique’s fourth population census, almost 99 per cent of the projected population had been counted by the census brigades, according to Cirilo Tembe, the spokesperson for the National Statistics Insti…

[AIM] Maputo -By Monday, the penultimate day of Mozambique's fourth population census, almost 99 per cent of the projected population had been counted by the census brigades, according to Cirilo Tembe, the spokesperson for the National Statistics Institute (INE).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique