Pertinent Lessons From Cape Town ‘Day Zero’

[Zimbabwe Standard] In one of Africa’s best cities, Cape Town, South Africa, residents were recently thrust into crisis mode when their water sources depleted to a point of almost drying up.

[Zimbabwe Standard] In one of Africa's best cities, Cape Town, South Africa, residents were recently thrust into crisis mode when their water sources depleted to a point of almost drying up.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Darfur Camps’ Delegation in Khartoum ‘Does Not Exist’ – Camp Leaders

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -Coordinators of displacement camps in Darfur have denied having any knowledge of a delegation of displaced people that met with President Omar Al Bashir in Khartoum on Tuesday.

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -Coordinators of displacement camps in Darfur have denied having any knowledge of a delegation of displaced people that met with President Omar Al Bashir in Khartoum on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

New Inflation Rate Hits Record 57.6 Percent

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan’s inflation rate hit a record 57.6 percent in April, compared with 55.6 percent in March. The inflation has a worsening effect on wages, unemployment, poverty and food and health conditions, as prices for basic goods in …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan's inflation rate hit a record 57.6 percent in April, compared with 55.6 percent in March. The inflation has a worsening effect on wages, unemployment, poverty and food and health conditions, as prices for basic goods in Sudan continue to rise.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

The Bruising Battle for Athi River Land

[Nation] The zoning crisis facing Athi River has burst into the open as industrial and residential developers jostle for space, violently in the latest case, in a conflict that could be replayed across Kenya’s urban areas where corrupt officials abet d…

[Nation] The zoning crisis facing Athi River has burst into the open as industrial and residential developers jostle for space, violently in the latest case, in a conflict that could be replayed across Kenya's urban areas where corrupt officials abet disregard of physical plans.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

StanChart Sends Home 285 Staff

[Nation] Standard Chartered Bank Kenya terminated 285 employees last year at a cost of Sh173.1 million, marking the third consecutive staff cuts for the lender in as many years.

[Nation] Standard Chartered Bank Kenya terminated 285 employees last year at a cost of Sh173.1 million, marking the third consecutive staff cuts for the lender in as many years.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Cellphones With Less Than 8 Hours Battery Banned

[Nation] It is now illegal to import a mobile phone that does not offer a battery life of at least eight hours talk time or lacks a physical manual in new guidelines aimed at curbing fake gadgets.

[Nation] It is now illegal to import a mobile phone that does not offer a battery life of at least eight hours talk time or lacks a physical manual in new guidelines aimed at curbing fake gadgets.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Hiring Policy at Leopards Highly Suspect

[Nation] The Kenyan football mid-season transfer window opens next week and teams will no doubt be active in identifying or signing new players to strengthen their squads for the second leg.

[Nation] The Kenyan football mid-season transfer window opens next week and teams will no doubt be active in identifying or signing new players to strengthen their squads for the second leg.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya