Council Identifies New Site for Community College After Land Dispute With Church

[Malawi News Agency] Likoma -Construction of Likoma Community Technical College is expected to start soon after it was halted following a wrangle between the Anglican Church and the district council over piece of land where construction works had started.

[Malawi News Agency] Likoma -Construction of Likoma Community Technical College is expected to start soon after it was halted following a wrangle between the Anglican Church and the district council over piece of land where construction works had started.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

World Bank Foresees Rising Public Debt Moderates Ethiopia Growth Ahead

[Addis Fortune] The World Bank, in its latest Global Economic Prospects, has forecasted Ethiopia’s growth in GDP at 8.2pc in 2018, further to shrink to 7.8pc the following year. However, the projection for Ethiopia is above the average 5.4pc for low-in…

[Addis Fortune] The World Bank, in its latest Global Economic Prospects, has forecasted Ethiopia's growth in GDP at 8.2pc in 2018, further to shrink to 7.8pc the following year. However, the projection for Ethiopia is above the average 5.4pc for low-income countries, making it remain the fastest growing economy in the East Africa region.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Stars’ Goal Ace Eager to Replicate League Form At CHAN

[New Era] Windhoek -African Stars red-hot goal poacher Kaka Nekundi is determined to carry his amazing goalscoring from in the MTC Premiership onto the international level.

[New Era] Windhoek -African Stars red-hot goal poacher Kaka Nekundi is determined to carry his amazing goalscoring from in the MTC Premiership onto the international level.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Rail Safety Regulator Wants Independent Probe Into Horror Crash

[News24Wire] An independent inquiry is needed to find out what caused the fire that killed almost all of the 19 people who died in the crash between a train and truck in the Free State last week, the chairperson of the Railway Safety Regulator (RSR) sa…

[News24Wire] An independent inquiry is needed to find out what caused the fire that killed almost all of the 19 people who died in the crash between a train and truck in the Free State last week, the chairperson of the Railway Safety Regulator (RSR) said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Water and Sanitation On Misinformation About Water From Theewaterskloof Dam

[Govt of SA] The Department of Water and Sanitation is concerned about the misinformation that has been peddled on social media about the supposed waste of water from the Theewaterskloof Dam in the Western Cape.

[Govt of SA] The Department of Water and Sanitation is concerned about the misinformation that has been peddled on social media about the supposed waste of water from the Theewaterskloof Dam in the Western Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

De Lille Hits Back – ‘This Is an Attack for Power and Position’

[News24Wire] Patricia de Lille has hit back at those calling for her removal as mayor, saying their actions do not represent the City of Cape Town, and show they are pushing to get rid of her to replace her with a party member of their choice.

[News24Wire] Patricia de Lille has hit back at those calling for her removal as mayor, saying their actions do not represent the City of Cape Town, and show they are pushing to get rid of her to replace her with a party member of their choice.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

At Appeal Hearing, Defense Lawyers Say Bemba Was Denied a Fair Trial

[Bemba Trial Website] On Tuesday, January 9, lawyers for Jean-Pierre Bemba argued at an appeal hearing at the International Criminal Court (ICC) that the former vice president of the Democratic Republic of Congo was denied a fair trial and his exculpat…

[Bemba Trial Website] On Tuesday, January 9, lawyers for Jean-Pierre Bemba argued at an appeal hearing at the International Criminal Court (ICC) that the former vice president of the Democratic Republic of Congo was denied a fair trial and his exculpatory evidence was unjustifiably dismissed, leading to his conviction for war crimes and crimes against humanity.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Father and Son Pair Eye Dusi Success

[News24Wire] As many crews start their final preparations for the 2018 Dusi Canoe Marathon from February 15-17, the father-and-son pair of Michael and Liam Stewart will be hoping to replicate their impressive top 50 performance in 2016.

[News24Wire] As many crews start their final preparations for the 2018 Dusi Canoe Marathon from February 15-17, the father-and-son pair of Michael and Liam Stewart will be hoping to replicate their impressive top 50 performance in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Best O-Level Performer Wants to Become Engineer

[New Times] It was a joyful Tuesday for Josyln Karenzi Manzi, of Kigali Parents School, after he received news that he was the best performer in last year’s O-Level national examinations.

[New Times] It was a joyful Tuesday for Josyln Karenzi Manzi, of Kigali Parents School, after he received news that he was the best performer in last year's O-Level national examinations.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda