AU – President Zuma, With Few Remaining Friends, Celebrates 100 Years of Mandela

[Daily Maverick] Addis Ababa -On Saturday night there was a swanky dinner in Ethiopia to launch the worldwide celebrations of former president Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday. Many said that the lacklustre event was also meant to be President Jacob Zum…

[Daily Maverick] Addis Ababa -On Saturday night there was a swanky dinner in Ethiopia to launch the worldwide celebrations of former president Nelson Mandela's 100th birthday. Many said that the lacklustre event was also meant to be President Jacob Zuma's farewell to the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parastatal Reform – Mnangagwa Bites the Bullet

[New Zimbabwe] President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s administration has taken advantage of a “fake news release” to push through a process to reform the country’s parastatals blamed for bleeding the economy.

[New Zimbabwe] President Emmerson Mnangagwa's administration has taken advantage of a "fake news release" to push through a process to reform the country's parastatals blamed for bleeding the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Water Shops Cashing On #DayZero Panic Warned Over Municipal Water Use

[News24Wire] Shops cashing in on Cape Town’s water panic by selling filtered municipal water without a licence will be targeted in the coming days, a city official said at a briefing on its #DayZero plans on Sunday.

[News24Wire] Shops cashing in on Cape Town's water panic by selling filtered municipal water without a licence will be targeted in the coming days, a city official said at a briefing on its #DayZero plans on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Over 500 Bodies Go Unclaimed Every Year

[Monitor] More than 500 bodies of unknown people were last year picked from Kampala Metropolitan area and buried in a secluded cemetery in Kira Municipality, Wakiso District.

[Monitor] More than 500 bodies of unknown people were last year picked from Kampala Metropolitan area and buried in a secluded cemetery in Kira Municipality, Wakiso District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

What Current Players Can Learn From Andy Mwesigwa

[Monitor] After having pressed pause on his topsy-turvy football career, former Cranes captain Andrew Mwesigwa popped out of near obscurity this past week to bring the curtain down on a love affair that straddled 15 years.

[Monitor] After having pressed pause on his topsy-turvy football career, former Cranes captain Andrew Mwesigwa popped out of near obscurity this past week to bring the curtain down on a love affair that straddled 15 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda