UN Calls on Developed Countries to Increase Climate Change Funding

[New Times] Developed countries have been called upon to do all they can to increase and accelerate their support to developing nations trying to adapt to the damaging impacts of climate change.

[New Times] Developed countries have been called upon to do all they can to increase and accelerate their support to developing nations trying to adapt to the damaging impacts of climate change.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Bridge Schools in Another Legal Battle

[Monitor] Kampala -Weeks after the High Court ordered the closure of Bridge International Academies, a chain of private schools, over concerns about poor sanitation and its curriculum, the school faces a new legal battle after public interest lawyers s…

[Monitor] Kampala -Weeks after the High Court ordered the closure of Bridge International Academies, a chain of private schools, over concerns about poor sanitation and its curriculum, the school faces a new legal battle after public interest lawyers sued it for alleged fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Chinese Envoy Explains Decision to Declare President Xi As ‘Core Leader’

[New Times] The Ambassador of China to Rwanda, Pan Hejun, has said the decision by the Chinese Communist Party to declare President Xi Jinping as the “core leader” is meant to ease decision making for the country’s development.

[New Times] The Ambassador of China to Rwanda, Pan Hejun, has said the decision by the Chinese Communist Party to declare President Xi Jinping as the "core leader" is meant to ease decision making for the country's development.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Khama Keen On Going Green

[Botswana Daily News] Marrakech -Minister of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism, Mr Tshekedi Khama says it is a travesty for a country like Botswana, with little water and so much sun to have never seriously considered water recycl…

[Botswana Daily News] Marrakech -Minister of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism, Mr Tshekedi Khama says it is a travesty for a country like Botswana, with little water and so much sun to have never seriously considered water recycling and solar for electricity.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Drug Swallowers Arrested By Vigilant Airport Police

[SAPS] Pretoria -On Sunday afternoon, 13 November 2016, members of the Trans-National Investigation Team based at the OR Tambo International Airport (ORTIA), intercepted and arrested two males, Ntombo Mambanzulu Mekuntima Benvindo, 44-years-old and Fer…

[SAPS] Pretoria -On Sunday afternoon, 13 November 2016, members of the Trans-National Investigation Team based at the OR Tambo International Airport (ORTIA), intercepted and arrested two males, Ntombo Mambanzulu Mekuntima Benvindo, 44-years-old and Fernando Tomakiau, 41-years-old for allegedly dealing in drugs.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Women Footballers Await Payments

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana National Sports Commission (BNSC) and Botswana Football Association (BFA) are pointing fingers at each other over delay in payment of appearance fees and allowances for senior women national team players.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana National Sports Commission (BNSC) and Botswana Football Association (BFA) are pointing fingers at each other over delay in payment of appearance fees and allowances for senior women national team players.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

MPs to Discuss U.S. Election Results

[News24Wire] Parliament’s international relations and co-operation committee is on Wednesday expected to discuss the impact of the US elections on South Africa’s foreign policy.

[News24Wire] Parliament's international relations and co-operation committee is on Wednesday expected to discuss the impact of the US elections on South Africa's foreign policy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mugisha Targets Tour Du Rwanda Stage Win

[New Times] Following his feat as the best climber in stage two of the 2016 Tour du Rwanda Kigali-Karongi (124.7km), Benediction Club rider Samuel Mugisha has set his target on winning at least one stage in the ongoing competition.

[New Times] Following his feat as the best climber in stage two of the 2016 Tour du Rwanda Kigali-Karongi (124.7km), Benediction Club rider Samuel Mugisha has set his target on winning at least one stage in the ongoing competition.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda