Cape Town to Spend More Than R300 Million Over Three Years to Tackle Drought

[News24Wire] City of Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille says the city plans to spend R315m in the next three financial years to deal with the ongoing drought in the region.

[News24Wire] City of Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille says the city plans to spend R315m in the next three financial years to deal with the ongoing drought in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Partnerships Critical to Unlock Infrastructure Bottlenecks

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Public Works Minister Nathi Nhleko says public private sector partnerships are critical to unlock infrastructure bottlenecks, as well as creating capacity and addressing skills shortage.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Public Works Minister Nathi Nhleko says public private sector partnerships are critical to unlock infrastructure bottlenecks, as well as creating capacity and addressing skills shortage.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Stalwarts to Approach NEC Again Over Separate Consultative Conference

[News24Wire] Veterans and stalwarts of the African National Congress want to take their proposal for a separate national consultative conference back to the ANC’s national executive committee.

[News24Wire] Veterans and stalwarts of the African National Congress want to take their proposal for a separate national consultative conference back to the ANC's national executive committee.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Accuses Former President Jammeh of Stealing U.S.$50 Million

[Al Jazeera] The Gambia’s former ruler Yahya Jammeh stole at least $50m from the state, the country’s justice minister said on Monday, in the first major anti-corruption move by the country’s new president.

[Al Jazeera] The Gambia's former ruler Yahya Jammeh stole at least $50m from the state, the country's justice minister said on Monday, in the first major anti-corruption move by the country's new president.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

DW Correspondent Freed in Burundi

[Deutsche Welle] Antediteste Niragiri has been released from Burundian police custody. The DW correspondent had been handed over by authorities after spending several days jailed in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

[Deutsche Welle] Antediteste Niragiri has been released from Burundian police custody. The DW correspondent had been handed over by authorities after spending several days jailed in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Sub-Saharan Africans Trade Europe for Morocco

[Deutsche Welle] Morocco is a transit country for many sub-Saharan Africans on their way to Europe. But some now prefer not to risk their lives crossing the Mediterranean Sea, opting instead for a new life in Morocco itself.

[Deutsche Welle] Morocco is a transit country for many sub-Saharan Africans on their way to Europe. But some now prefer not to risk their lives crossing the Mediterranean Sea, opting instead for a new life in Morocco itself.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Magufuli Fires Energy Minister Over Mineral Sand Saga

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli wants energy and mineral minister Prof Sospeter Muhongo to reconsider his position after he was implicated in the mineral sand saga report.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli wants energy and mineral minister Prof Sospeter Muhongo to reconsider his position after he was implicated in the mineral sand saga report.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania