PE Crèche Burns Down

[GroundUp] Fire destroyed the Under The Tree Early Childhood Centre in Port Elizabeth between 7 and 8am on Monday. GroundUp wrote about the opening of the crèche for children from three informal settlements – Endlovini, Powerline and Hlalani in Motherwell – in February.

[GroundUp] Fire destroyed the Under The Tree Early Childhood Centre in Port Elizabeth between 7 and 8am on Monday. GroundUp wrote about the opening of the crèche for children from three informal settlements - Endlovini, Powerline and Hlalani in Motherwell - in February.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Foreign Currency Prices Collapse On Black Market

[Iwacu] There has been a significant decrease in exchange rate of foreign currencies like the US dollar and Euro since Monday 30 October. People wonder if this is to last longer.

[Iwacu] There has been a significant decrease in exchange rate of foreign currencies like the US dollar and Euro since Monday 30 October. People wonder if this is to last longer.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

More Than 500,000 Firearms Collected Since 2008 in Country

[ANGOP] Ndalatando -Over 500,000 firearms of various sizes under illegal possession have been collected and destroyed across the country, since the disarmament process kicked off in 2008.

[ANGOP] Ndalatando -Over 500,000 firearms of various sizes under illegal possession have been collected and destroyed across the country, since the disarmament process kicked off in 2008.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Cuando Cubango – New Officials Point to Priorities

[ANGOP] Priorities Menongue -The new deputy governor of the south-east Cuando Cubango province for Technical Services and Infrastructure Bento Francisco Xavier Monday pointed out the supervision of the ongoing and future works as one of his priorities.

[ANGOP] Priorities Menongue -The new deputy governor of the south-east Cuando Cubango province for Technical Services and Infrastructure Bento Francisco Xavier Monday pointed out the supervision of the ongoing and future works as one of his priorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

All Systems Go for Interface Rally

[The Herald] Its all systems go for the Bulawayo zanu-pf Presidential Youth Interface Rally as the province has secured 65 buses and 110 kombis to ferry people to the venue, while unnamed South African artistes are expected to perform on the day of the…

[The Herald] Its all systems go for the Bulawayo zanu-pf Presidential Youth Interface Rally as the province has secured 65 buses and 110 kombis to ferry people to the venue, while unnamed South African artistes are expected to perform on the day of the rally. White City Stadium is the venue for Saturday's interface rally and the province says it is so ready that it can even hold the rally today. Deputy Secretary for Youth Affairs Cde Mpehlabayo Malinga revealed this yesterday following a provincial update meeting on th

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

SA Rugby Welcomes Choice as World Cup Host

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -SOUTH Africa will deliver a “Triple Win” Rugby World Cup in 2023, SA Rugby Chief Executive Officer, Jurie Roux, said on Tuesday after World Rugby Council announced the country was the preferred candidate. South Africa was named…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -SOUTH Africa will deliver a "Triple Win" Rugby World Cup in 2023, SA Rugby Chief Executive Officer, Jurie Roux, said on Tuesday after World Rugby Council announced the country was the preferred candidate. South Africa was named in preference to fellow bidders France and Ireland as the candidate best able to fulfil the agreed criteria laid out by World Rugby to deliver a successful and profitable tournament. "We told the World Rugby Council that we would deliver a triple win tournament when we presented to

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Base Titanium Headlines Kenya Mining Forum

[CAJ News] Nairobi -BASE Titanium is basking in the glory of being awarded the official flagship status by Kenya’s Vision 2030 for the Kwale Mine. “This represents a significant milestone in the partnership between the Government of Kenya and Base in p…

[CAJ News] Nairobi -BASE Titanium is basking in the glory of being awarded the official flagship status by Kenya's Vision 2030 for the Kwale Mine. "This represents a significant milestone in the partnership between the Government of Kenya and Base in promoting further development of the sector," said Joe Schwarz, the company's General Manager: External Affairs and Development. Currently, Base is at the forefront of Kenya's mining industry, with official statistics showing that in 2016 the Kwale Mine represented close to 60 pe

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sikandar Raza Stars With the Ball

[The Herald] Off-spinner Sikandar Raza picked up his first five-wicket haul in Test cricket only for his brilliant effort to be overshadowed by a battling show from West Indies who surged ahead of Zimbabwe on day three of the second cricket Test at Que…

[The Herald] Off-spinner Sikandar Raza picked up his first five-wicket haul in Test cricket only for his brilliant effort to be overshadowed by a battling show from West Indies who surged ahead of Zimbabwe on day three of the second cricket Test at Queens Sports Club yesterday. Raza was superb, picking up five wickets for 82 runs from 43 overs with 12 of those not costing a run, only for his gallant effort being eclipsed by a record-breaking eighth wicket stand between West Indies skipper Jason Holder and Shane Dowrich

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenya Poll Violence Could Derail National Exams

[CAJ News] Nairobi -THE Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA) has called for peace as schools examinations began on Tuesday under a hostile environment. The Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) tests coincided with the aftermath of a disputed …

[CAJ News] Nairobi -THE Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA) has called for peace as schools examinations began on Tuesday under a hostile environment. The Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) tests coincided with the aftermath of a disputed election that has left the East African country ensuring its worst political crisis in year. Uhuru Kenyatta was this week announced the winner of reorganised elections, which his rival, Raila Odinga, boycotted KEPSA appealed for calm and non-violence so as to allow the more than

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Soccer – 1º De Agosto Praised for Soccer, Handball Wins

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Ministry of National Defence has congratulated the Clube Desportivo 1º de Agosto for winning the national football championship (Girabola)2017, in advance last Sunday, and the 39th edition of the African Champion Clubs’ Cup in women’s handball in Tunisia.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Ministry of National Defence has congratulated the Clube Desportivo 1º de Agosto for winning the national football championship (Girabola)2017, in advance last Sunday, and the 39th edition of the African Champion Clubs' Cup in women's handball in Tunisia.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola