Cape Town Water Crisis – Provincial Premier to Meet National Disaster Team

[News24Wire] Western Cape Premier Helen Zille will meet with the National Disaster Management team and other authorities on Monday to discuss the impending water crisis.

[News24Wire] Western Cape Premier Helen Zille will meet with the National Disaster Management team and other authorities on Monday to discuss the impending water crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Seeks Scientists’ Advice On Genetically Modified Organisms

[Guardian] The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, has called on Nigerian scientists to advise the Federal Government on the acceptability or otherwise of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs).

[Guardian] The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, has called on Nigerian scientists to advise the Federal Government on the acceptability or otherwise of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Approves N497M Dam for Cross River

[Guardian] Calabar -The Federal Government has approved a N497 million contract for the construction of the Ijegu Yala Dam in Yala Local Government Area of Cross River State.

[Guardian] Calabar -The Federal Government has approved a N497 million contract for the construction of the Ijegu Yala Dam in Yala Local Government Area of Cross River State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Special Team to Probe Rape Claims At Kenyatta Hospital

[Nation] The Directorate of Criminal Investigations has deployed a specialised team of forensic investigators to the Kenyatta National Hospital to look into allegations of rape and harassment of patients.

[Nation] The Directorate of Criminal Investigations has deployed a specialised team of forensic investigators to the Kenyatta National Hospital to look into allegations of rape and harassment of patients.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fresh Attempt At Uprooting Saraki’s Senate Presidency?

[Guardian] By June 9 this year, it would be three years since Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki mounted the saddle in extraordinary circumstances as the sixth President of the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Saraki’s emergence defied the calculatio…

[Guardian] By June 9 this year, it would be three years since Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki mounted the saddle in extraordinary circumstances as the sixth President of the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Saraki's emergence defied the calculations of some entrenched political interests in the terribly divided ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mega Party Disowns Convention Timetable

[Daily Trust] The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Mega Progressive Peoples Party (MPPP) has disowned the purported scheduling of congresses, convention and primaries time table submitted by one Olayinka Akanni Shehu, claiming to be the acting…

[Daily Trust] The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Mega Progressive Peoples Party (MPPP) has disowned the purported scheduling of congresses, convention and primaries time table submitted by one Olayinka Akanni Shehu, claiming to be the acting National Chairman of the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria