Plan to Drill for Fossil Fuels Off KZN Coast

[GroundUp] Vast amounts of fossil fuel will be burned up in an extensive and potentially harmful deep-sea exploration for fossil fuels embedded deep in the earth’s crust not far off the KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) shoreline.

[GroundUp] Vast amounts of fossil fuel will be burned up in an extensive and potentially harmful deep-sea exploration for fossil fuels embedded deep in the earth's crust not far off the KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) shoreline.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mauritius and China Sign Exchange Note for Multi-Sports Complex At Cote d’Or

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and China signed an Exchange Note for the Multi-Sports Complex Project at Cote D’Or yesterday at the Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel, Port Louis in the presence of the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, Externa…

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and China signed an Exchange Note for the Multi-Sports Complex Project at Cote D'Or yesterday at the Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel, Port Louis in the presence of the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, and Minister of Finance and Economic Development, M Pravind Kumar Jugnauth. The signatories were the Financial Secretary, Mr Dharam Dev Manraj, and the Ambassador of the People's Republic of China in Mauritius, Mr Sun Gongyi.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Affordable Housing in Cape Town – Are We Being Fooled?

[GroundUp] There has been much celebration about the City of Cape Town’s announcement in September that social and affordable housing will be developed close to the city centre. And rightly so. No more “emergency” housing in Blikkiesdorp and Wolwerivier!

[GroundUp] There has been much celebration about the City of Cape Town's announcement in September that social and affordable housing will be developed close to the city centre. And rightly so. No more "emergency" housing in Blikkiesdorp and Wolwerivier!

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

KFC Attack Accused Allegedly Assaulted in Prison

[News24Wire] Marius Harding, the only KFC assault co-accused still in custody, has claimed that he has been the victim of multiple assaults and theft at Kgosi Mampuru II prison.

[News24Wire] Marius Harding, the only KFC assault co-accused still in custody, has claimed that he has been the victim of multiple assaults and theft at Kgosi Mampuru II prison.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Taps Run Dry in Khayelitsha

[GroundUp] “Water taps stopped producing water almost a month ago,” says New Lands community leader Myolisi Magibisela. Hundreds of residents are struggling to get water as standpipes ran dry in New Lands and Ark in Enkanini Informal Settlement, Khayel…

[GroundUp] "Water taps stopped producing water almost a month ago," says New Lands community leader Myolisi Magibisela. Hundreds of residents are struggling to get water as standpipes ran dry in New Lands and Ark in Enkanini Informal Settlement, Khayelitsha.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chilima Hails Chinese Govt for Donating Drones

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Vice President of the Republic of Malawi, Dr Saulos Chilima has hailed the Chinese Embassy for donating drones to be used in disaster management in the country.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Vice President of the Republic of Malawi, Dr Saulos Chilima has hailed the Chinese Embassy for donating drones to be used in disaster management in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Kwesé to Give One Lucky Winner Trip to NBA All-Star Weekend in LA

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Zimbabwean satellite and broadcasting network Kwesé TV will be giving one super fan a once in a lifetime experience chance to win an all-expenses paid trip with a partner to the All-Star Weekend 2018 in Los Angeles, California.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Zimbabwean satellite and broadcasting network Kwesé TV will be giving one super fan a once in a lifetime experience chance to win an all-expenses paid trip with a partner to the All-Star Weekend 2018 in Los Angeles, California.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Death At Sea No Deterrent to Europe-Bound Nigerians – Activists

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Abuja -More than 11,000 Nigerian women and girls arrived in Italy by sea last year, up from 1,500 in 2014, and at least four in five were trafficked into sex work

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Abuja -More than 11,000 Nigerian women and girls arrived in Italy by sea last year, up from 1,500 in 2014, and at least four in five were trafficked into sex work

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria