Plans for Extra Desalination Plants At Tender Stage – Cape Town Council

[News24Wire] Cape Town’s deputy mayor Ian Nielson says plans to build additional desalination plants in the city are currently at tender stage and could be announced in the next few weeks.

[News24Wire] Cape Town's deputy mayor Ian Nielson says plans to build additional desalination plants in the city are currently at tender stage and could be announced in the next few weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Discharged From Hospital

[News24Wire] The Mandela family announced on Tuesday that Winnie Madikizela-Mandela had been discharged from Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg, after she was treated for a kidney infection.

[News24Wire] The Mandela family announced on Tuesday that Winnie Madikizela-Mandela had been discharged from Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg, after she was treated for a kidney infection.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Extra Charges in Schools – Why Govt Issued New Guidelines

[New Times] Christine Umumararungu, 17, born in Ngororero District dropped out of school after completing Senior Three. She had been studying for free for the past nine years after explaining to the authorities that she could not afford school fees bei…

[New Times] Christine Umumararungu, 17, born in Ngororero District dropped out of school after completing Senior Three. She had been studying for free for the past nine years after explaining to the authorities that she could not afford school fees being an orphan. Unfortunately, the school did not have A-Level, implying that she had to move to another school for further education. But with the school charges of up to Rwf10,000 per term, she knew she wouldn't afford feeding and she decided to drop out and moved to Kig

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Japan to Build Rwf68 Million Dormitory for Ruhango School

[New Times] The government of Japan has extended a grant worth $81,857 (over Rwf68m) to build a dormitory for Saint Joseph Nzuki, a Ruhango-based catholic vocational training school.

[New Times] The government of Japan has extended a grant worth $81,857 (over Rwf68m) to build a dormitory for Saint Joseph Nzuki, a Ruhango-based catholic vocational training school.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Capitec Bank Responds to Vicerory Report

[JSE Sens] We refer to the earlier announcement on SENS today advising shareholders of concerns about the integrity of a report by Viceroy Research on Capitec and advising shareholders that management will review the report in detail and will respond t…

[JSE Sens] We refer to the earlier announcement on SENS today advising shareholders of concerns about the integrity of a report by Viceroy Research on Capitec and advising shareholders that management will review the report in detail and will respond to same before the end of today.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buhari ‘Warns Aides Over Obasanjo’

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has warned his media aides against “engaging or instigating attacks” against former President Olusegun Obasanjo over his recent statement on the performance of the president.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has warned his media aides against "engaging or instigating attacks" against former President Olusegun Obasanjo over his recent statement on the performance of the president.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Approves Freezing of Patience Jonathan’s Bank Accounts

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has dismissed an application of alleged breach of fundamental rights brought against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission by former first lady, Patience Jonathan.

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has dismissed an application of alleged breach of fundamental rights brought against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission by former first lady, Patience Jonathan.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lassa Fever Claims 21 Lives, Affects 10 Health Workers

[Daily Trust] Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, National Coordinator, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 21 deaths have been recorded from the 77 confirmed cases in the current outbreak of Lassa fever in Nigeria.

[Daily Trust] Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, National Coordinator, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 21 deaths have been recorded from the 77 confirmed cases in the current outbreak of Lassa fever in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria