Hotel Standards Down, Tourism Boss Admits, Vows to Catch up Fast

[New Zimbabwe] Hotel standards in Zimbabwe have gone down over the years but the country is working hard to get back to international best practice, tourism chief Karikoga Kaseke has said.

[New Zimbabwe] Hotel standards in Zimbabwe have gone down over the years but the country is working hard to get back to international best practice, tourism chief Karikoga Kaseke has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sonko Says Cartels to Blame for Water Shortage Despite Rains

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko says the water shortage being experienced in many parts of Nairobi despite the heavy rainfall is as a result of sabotage by cartels.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko says the water shortage being experienced in many parts of Nairobi despite the heavy rainfall is as a result of sabotage by cartels.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Malaria in Conflict Zones Threatens Global Progress Against the Disease

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -Africa accounts for about nine in ten deaths and cases, with more than a third concentrated in two countries – Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Congo

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -Africa accounts for about nine in ten deaths and cases, with more than a third concentrated in two countries - Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Congo

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nangolo Disagrees With Mushelenga’s Ondonga Stance

[New Era] Ongwediva -Designate chief of the Ondonga tribe Fillemon Shuumbwa Nangolo has hit back at claims that opening a new separate office at Oniipa is tantamount to lawlessness and will thus not be recognised by government, as stated Minister of Ur…

[New Era] Ongwediva -Designate chief of the Ondonga tribe Fillemon Shuumbwa Nangolo has hit back at claims that opening a new separate office at Oniipa is tantamount to lawlessness and will thus not be recognised by government, as stated Minister of Urban and Rural Development Peya Mushelenga.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

UNDP Hope for Better On Death Penalty

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) believes that the launch of the study of Malawian Traditional Leaders’ Perspectives on Capital Punishment could contribute to a more informed discussion on the death penalty in …

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) believes that the launch of the study of Malawian Traditional Leaders' Perspectives on Capital Punishment could contribute to a more informed discussion on the death penalty in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Court Clips Wings of SME Bank Liquidators

[New Era] Windhoek -The extra powers granted to the liquidators of the SME Bank by Deputy Judge President Hosea Angula were reined in on Tuesday by High Court Judge Thomas Masuku when he rescinded and set aside the order granted ex parte by Judge Angul…

[New Era] Windhoek -The extra powers granted to the liquidators of the SME Bank by Deputy Judge President Hosea Angula were reined in on Tuesday by High Court Judge Thomas Masuku when he rescinded and set aside the order granted ex parte by Judge Angula on February 2 this year. An ex parte application is when one party approaches the High Court without notifying the other party or parties involved.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

We Must Avoid Trade Wars, Buhari Tells Commonwealth

[Leadership] To make business easier between commonwealth countries, President Muhammadu Buhari has advocated that they avoid trade wars and work collectively to preserve the global trading order.

[Leadership] To make business easier between commonwealth countries, President Muhammadu Buhari has advocated that they avoid trade wars and work collectively to preserve the global trading order.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Vusi Mahlasela to Receive Honorary Doctorate in September

[This is Africa] Vusi Mahlasela, popularly called “The Voice of South Africa,” who was set to be conferred with a honorary doctorate by the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal for his contribution to society through his music could not receive his award this …

[This is Africa] Vusi Mahlasela, popularly called "The Voice of South Africa," who was set to be conferred with a honorary doctorate by the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal for his contribution to society through his music could not receive his award this week due to illness. The university said it hopes the musician will be well enough to receive the degree at its spring graduation ceremony in September, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa