Public Transport to Maintain ‘Regular Schedules’ Amid Cosatu March

[News24Wire] Golden Arrow bus services, Metrorail and MyCiTi have said they do not foresee any serious disruptions to their travel routes on Wednesday as Cosatu takes to the streets in a nationwide anti-state capture march.

[News24Wire] Golden Arrow bus services, Metrorail and MyCiTi have said they do not foresee any serious disruptions to their travel routes on Wednesday as Cosatu takes to the streets in a nationwide anti-state capture march.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sentencing of Second ‘Balaclava Rapist’ Postponed

[News24Wire] The sentencing of the second balaclava rapist, Sinja Robin Mabitsela, has been postponed for Judge Carla van Veenendaal to read through the victim impact statements of six men.

[News24Wire] The sentencing of the second balaclava rapist, Sinja Robin Mabitsela, has been postponed for Judge Carla van Veenendaal to read through the victim impact statements of six men.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Major Boost for Drought, Flood Forecasting Efforts

[Nation] Kenya’s drought and flood forecasting efforts have received a major boost with the launch of a project led by the University of Sussex that is aimed at establishing effective early warning systems.

[Nation] Kenya's drought and flood forecasting efforts have received a major boost with the launch of a project led by the University of Sussex that is aimed at establishing effective early warning systems.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Senzeni Zokwana On Resettlement of Makgoba Community

[Govt of SA] Minister Zokwana and His Majesty Kgoshi Makgoba agree to work together to resolve concerns relating to challenges experienced by the Makgoba since their resettlement in 2008

[Govt of SA] Minister Zokwana and His Majesty Kgoshi Makgoba agree to work together to resolve concerns relating to challenges experienced by the Makgoba since their resettlement in 2008

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Stuck With 2,000 S. Sudan Unaccompanied Refugee Children

[Monitor] Lamwo -The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) is stuck with a total 2,000 South Sudan refugee children across the three settlement centres of Palabek Ogili, Palabek Kal and Palabek Gem, all in Lamwo District. The minors entered the country un…

[Monitor] Lamwo -The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) is stuck with a total 2,000 South Sudan refugee children across the three settlement centres of Palabek Ogili, Palabek Kal and Palabek Gem, all in Lamwo District. The minors entered the country unaccompanied.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

IGG Clears Export Body to Restructure

[Monitor] The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has cleared and lifted the restructuring exercise of Uganda Export Promotion Board (UEPB) which it had halted nearly two years ago.

[Monitor] The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has cleared and lifted the restructuring exercise of Uganda Export Promotion Board (UEPB) which it had halted nearly two years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda’s Ability to Attract Capital Remains Low – Report

[Monitor] Uganda’s potential to attract investments in 2018 remains subdued after a tumultuous election-related uncertainty, a debilitating drought and high commercial lending rates, a new report has shown.

[Monitor] Uganda's potential to attract investments in 2018 remains subdued after a tumultuous election-related uncertainty, a debilitating drought and high commercial lending rates, a new report has shown.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Maasai Nursery School Teacher Gets Monthly Goat Salary

[Daily News] IN an effort to establish village-based kindergarten and pre-school education unit in the remote district of Longido, parents had to do the needful, hire a ‘Morani,’ to teach their very young children at a monthly salary of a ‘Mbalelo,’ (y…

[Daily News] IN an effort to establish village-based kindergarten and pre-school education unit in the remote district of Longido, parents had to do the needful, hire a 'Morani,' to teach their very young children at a monthly salary of a 'Mbalelo,' (young male goat).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania