Nasa MPs to File Contempt Suit Over Miguna, Kajwang’ Detention

[Nation] Nasa MPs are expected to file contempt of court suit against the government on Monday as it claimed that leaders aligned to the coalition are being targeted and persecuted unfairly and without provocation.

[Nation] Nasa MPs are expected to file contempt of court suit against the government on Monday as it claimed that leaders aligned to the coalition are being targeted and persecuted unfairly and without provocation.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Big Strides Are Being Made in the Push for Affordable, Effective Antivenoms

[The Conversation Africa] For city dwellers, especially those in the developed world, the idea of being bitten by a venomous snake seems outlandish. But it is a daily and very real risk for millions around the world – and that includes many people livi…

[The Conversation Africa] For city dwellers, especially those in the developed world, the idea of being bitten by a venomous snake seems outlandish. But it is a daily and very real risk for millions around the world - and that includes many people living in African countries.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

South Africa’s Water Crisis Is Bigger Than the Cape

[ISS] South Africa is running out of water. Not just Cape Town, the entire country. The problem is most immediate in the Mother City, but the country has been overexploiting its national water system for years, and the consequences are becoming obvious.

[ISS] South Africa is running out of water. Not just Cape Town, the entire country. The problem is most immediate in the Mother City, but the country has been overexploiting its national water system for years, and the consequences are becoming obvious.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Plastic Shopping Bags Slowly Making a Return

[Nation] As confusion reigns in the government over plans to ban plastic water bottles, it is emerging that nylon carrier bags are making a comeback in most parts of the country, five months after they were outlawed.

[Nation] As confusion reigns in the government over plans to ban plastic water bottles, it is emerging that nylon carrier bags are making a comeback in most parts of the country, five months after they were outlawed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Wanyama Scores Thunderbolt as Spurs, Liverpool Draw

[Capital FM] London -Harambee Stars Captain Victor Wanyama stepped off the bench to score barely two minutes on the pitch as Liverpool and Tottenham played to a 2-2 draw in Wembley.

[Capital FM] London -Harambee Stars Captain Victor Wanyama stepped off the bench to score barely two minutes on the pitch as Liverpool and Tottenham played to a 2-2 draw in Wembley.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

United States Nigeria Council Appoints New Chairman

[This Day] The United States Nigeria Council (USNC), a business organisation dedicated to deepening commercial ties between the United States and Nigeria, has announced the appointment of Ambassador Terence McCulley as its new Chairman. Ambassador McCu…

[This Day] The United States Nigeria Council (USNC), a business organisation dedicated to deepening commercial ties between the United States and Nigeria, has announced the appointment of Ambassador Terence McCulley as its new Chairman. Ambassador McCulley served as United States ambassador to Nigeria from 2010 to 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria