Initial Chemical Tests Show Oudtshoorn Water Meets Standards – Municipality

[News24Wire] The first set of chemical results of water tests conducted on the water in Oudtshoorn indicate that its iron content falls within South African standards, the local municipality has said.

[News24Wire] The first set of chemical results of water tests conducted on the water in Oudtshoorn indicate that its iron content falls within South African standards, the local municipality has said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Defense Minister Meets Speaker of Bahrain House of Representatives

[SNA] Khartoum -Defense Minister, General, Awad Mohammed Ahmed Ibn Au received, at his office, Thursday, the visiting Speaker of Bahrain House of Representatives and the accompanied delegation.

[SNA] Khartoum -Defense Minister, General, Awad Mohammed Ahmed Ibn Au received, at his office, Thursday, the visiting Speaker of Bahrain House of Representatives and the accompanied delegation.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Al-Basher Meets Speaker Bahrain House of Representatives

[SNA] ‎khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher met, Thursday, at the Guest House, the Visiting Speaker of Bahrain House of Representatives, Ahmed Ibrahim Al-Mala who said in a press statement that the meeting discussed means for supporting the Arab parliaments to the security and stability of the Arab countries.

[SNA] ‎khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher met, Thursday, at the Guest House, the Visiting Speaker of Bahrain House of Representatives, Ahmed Ibrahim Al-Mala who said in a press statement that the meeting discussed means for supporting the Arab parliaments to the security and stability of the Arab countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Pirates Kill Two Soldiers in Bayelsa

[Daily Trust] Two soldiers attached to the Joint Military Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, died in a gun duel with sea pirates yesterday, an official has confirmed.

[Daily Trust] Two soldiers attached to the Joint Military Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta, Operation Delta Safe, died in a gun duel with sea pirates yesterday, an official has confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hydroelectric Power Station Project Critical

[Financial Gazette] A fortnight ago, the governments of Zambia and Zimbabwe jointly held an investors’ conference to promote the Batoka Gorge Hydroelectric Power Station project, which was first conceived in 1904.

[Financial Gazette] A fortnight ago, the governments of Zambia and Zimbabwe jointly held an investors' conference to promote the Batoka Gorge Hydroelectric Power Station project, which was first conceived in 1904.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Officer Who Came Up With ‘Pair of Buttocks’ Charge Speaks

[Observer] When Henry Kayiza prepared the charge sheet that the state used in court against Makerere University researcher Stella Nyanzi on Monday, he barely had any inkling that his word choice would spark an international mockery storm.

[Observer] When Henry Kayiza prepared the charge sheet that the state used in court against Makerere University researcher Stella Nyanzi on Monday, he barely had any inkling that his word choice would spark an international mockery storm.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UN Envoy Encourages Authorities to Restore Internet in English-Speaking Areas

[UN News] The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Central Africa, François Louncény Fall, urged today Cameroonian authorities to examine with diligence the difficulties of the populations and entrepreneurs of the English-speaking regions of the north-west and south-west, which have been deprived of Internet since mid-January 2017.

[UN News] The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Central Africa, François Louncény Fall, urged today Cameroonian authorities to examine with diligence the difficulties of the populations and entrepreneurs of the English-speaking regions of the north-west and south-west, which have been deprived of Internet since mid-January 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Nation Needs New Leadership – Munyeza

[Zimbabwe Independent] Zimbabwe Independent Business Editor Chris Muronzi (CM) this week caught up with former African Sun chief executive Shingi Munyeza (SM) at his Sam Levy’s Village offices in Harare. He spoke about his exit from the hotel group and…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Zimbabwe Independent Business Editor Chris Muronzi (CM) this week caught up with former African Sun chief executive Shingi Munyeza (SM) at his Sam Levy's Village offices in Harare. He spoke about his exit from the hotel group and the need for leadership renewal in all facets of society to rescue the country from the doldrums. Below are excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe