City Hall Devolves Garbage Collection to Sub-Counties

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Nairobi County Government has devolved garbage collection to the sub-county level in a bid to deal with the menace of illegal dumping and uncollected garbage.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Nairobi County Government has devolved garbage collection to the sub-county level in a bid to deal with the menace of illegal dumping and uncollected garbage.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chihuri Sued for $3 Million

[The Herald] A Harare businessman today filed a civil lawsuit of almost $3 million against retired Commissioner-General of the Zimbabwe Republic Police Augustine Chihuri whom he accuses of causing his arrest, torture and harassment. The businessman, Mr…

[The Herald] A Harare businessman today filed a civil lawsuit of almost $3 million against retired Commissioner-General of the Zimbabwe Republic Police Augustine Chihuri whom he accuses of causing his arrest, torture and harassment. The businessman, Mr Bigboy Pachirera who is represented by lawyer Mr Rungano Mahuni, also alleges that the former Comm-Gen robbed him of a Mercedes Benz ML 350, Chrysler Jeep Cherokee, several trucks and a house No. 3853 Old Highfield worth about $50 000.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New 150-Bed Eye Hospital in the Pipeline

[Government of Mauritius] “The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life is working on the modalities for the setting up of a 150-bed eye hospital in Réduit, which is expected to be completed within two years’ time.”

[Government of Mauritius] "The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life is working on the modalities for the setting up of a 150-bed eye hospital in Réduit, which is expected to be completed within two years' time."

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

‘White Man’ in Court Over Nude Pictures

[Times of Zambia] A LUSAKA man who pretended to be a white man to befriend women via his Facebook account and then blackmailed them for money using the nude pictures they had sent him, has appeared in a magistrates’ court.

[Times of Zambia] A LUSAKA man who pretended to be a white man to befriend women via his Facebook account and then blackmailed them for money using the nude pictures they had sent him, has appeared in a magistrates' court.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

How Africa Can Ride On the Cryptocurrency Wave

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Cryptocurrency to most people and institutions in Africa is a very big, and daunting word. Like all new technologies, the concept of digital currencies remains an abstract idea to a lot of people, ushering in change and attempts t…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Cryptocurrency to most people and institutions in Africa is a very big, and daunting word. Like all new technologies, the concept of digital currencies remains an abstract idea to a lot of people, ushering in change and attempts to alter the status quo.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘I Left Zimbabwe With the Help of Angels’, Former Grace Mugabe Ally Tells BBC

[News24Wire] Grace Mugabe ally and former cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo says he and his family escaped an attack by soldiers as they sheltered at the home of a colleague on the night of the military takeover in Zimbabwe.

[News24Wire] Grace Mugabe ally and former cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo says he and his family escaped an attack by soldiers as they sheltered at the home of a colleague on the night of the military takeover in Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ministry Aims to Improve Transport Sector

[Botswana Daily News] Serowe -Minister of Transport and Communications, Mr Kitso Mokaila says there is need for the ministry to look into moving freight off the road to air and rail transport to ease movement on the roads.

[Botswana Daily News] Serowe -Minister of Transport and Communications, Mr Kitso Mokaila says there is need for the ministry to look into moving freight off the road to air and rail transport to ease movement on the roads.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Athletics – Athletics Super Night Meet Today

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -In an effort to ensure that more athletes qualify for the 2018 Commonwealth Games and IAAF World U20 Championships, Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) will start season early with a mouth-watering BAA Super Night meet …

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -In an effort to ensure that more athletes qualify for the 2018 Commonwealth Games and IAAF World U20 Championships, Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) will start season early with a mouth-watering BAA Super Night meet this evening at the National Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana