President Weah’s Pro-Poor Policy Versus World Bank’s – More Questions Than Answers

[Observer] Among the many recommendations forwarded to President George Manneh Weah, I have yet to see any proposal as to how best Liberia can generate the necessary revenue to finance needed programs.

[Observer] Among the many recommendations forwarded to President George Manneh Weah, I have yet to see any proposal as to how best Liberia can generate the necessary revenue to finance needed programs.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

#CapeWaterGate – Fear and Loathing in the Face of #DayZero

[Daily Maverick] As the water crisis in Cape Town deepens, it has given birth to groups of Water Vigilantes, all aided by the city’s communications approach which berates and bollocks consumers without so much as an inkling of responsibility for their …

[Daily Maverick] As the water crisis in Cape Town deepens, it has given birth to groups of Water Vigilantes, all aided by the city's communications approach which berates and bollocks consumers without so much as an inkling of responsibility for their part in the crisis. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Water Crisis Will Have a Significant Impact On Cape Wine Industry

[Daily Maverick] As the drought now afflicting most of the agricultural and many of the urban sites of the Western and Eastern Cape cuts ever deeper into the fabric of communities, all non-essential consumption is being assessed to determine its relati…

[Daily Maverick] As the drought now afflicting most of the agricultural and many of the urban sites of the Western and Eastern Cape cuts ever deeper into the fabric of communities, all non-essential consumption is being assessed to determine its relative priority status.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kasolo Takes Swipe At Chipata Council

[Times of Zambia] Eastern Province Permanent Secretary Chanda Kasolo has taken a swipe at Chipata City Council management for tasking council police to collect daily revenue from the markets a responsibility outside their line of duty.

[Times of Zambia] Eastern Province Permanent Secretary Chanda Kasolo has taken a swipe at Chipata City Council management for tasking council police to collect daily revenue from the markets a responsibility outside their line of duty.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Soccer – Coleman to Be Officially Unveiled Today

[New Era] Windhoek -Namibia’s women football sensation Zenatha Coleman and her new Spanish club Zaragoza Women have reached an agreement to sign the nimble-footed Brave Gladiator for the remainder of the current campaign until next season.

[New Era] Windhoek -Namibia's women football sensation Zenatha Coleman and her new Spanish club Zaragoza Women have reached an agreement to sign the nimble-footed Brave Gladiator for the remainder of the current campaign until next season.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Department Establishes War Room On Digital Migration

[SAnews.gov.za] Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane says the Ministry has established a Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) war room to implement the project and meet the international deadline for digital migration.

[SAnews.gov.za] Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane says the Ministry has established a Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) war room to implement the project and meet the international deadline for digital migration.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Blouwes Man Maintains Innocence

[New Era] Windhoek -A security guard from Blouwes near Tses in the Keetmanshoop district who is accused of stabbing his wife 12 times in a chest and back with a knife, yesterday maintained his version of events that led to the death of his wife on June…

[New Era] Windhoek -A security guard from Blouwes near Tses in the Keetmanshoop district who is accused of stabbing his wife 12 times in a chest and back with a knife, yesterday maintained his version of events that led to the death of his wife on June 18, 2014 at the settlement.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Kraaifontein Parents Demand Places in School for Their Children

[GroundUp] Angry parents demonstrated outside Bloekombos Primary School in Kraaifontein on Monday, demanding that the Western Cape Education Department put up prefab classrooms for children who were turned away from local schools.

[GroundUp] Angry parents demonstrated outside Bloekombos Primary School in Kraaifontein on Monday, demanding that the Western Cape Education Department put up prefab classrooms for children who were turned away from local schools.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Jacob Zuma Sends Condolences On Passing of Mr Hugh Masekela

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has expressed heartfelt condolences on the sad passing of internationally acclaimed jazz artist, legendary trumpeter, cultural activist and liberation struggle veteran Mr Hugh Masekela, who has passed on at the age of 78.

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has expressed heartfelt condolences on the sad passing of internationally acclaimed jazz artist, legendary trumpeter, cultural activist and liberation struggle veteran Mr Hugh Masekela, who has passed on at the age of 78.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa