U.S. $891,000 – Fishing Gear to Be Seized, Destroyed

[Daily News] THE Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Mr Luhaga Mpina, has ordered that illegal fishing gear worth 2bn/- seized in Ukerewe islands in Mwanza Region be confiscated and destroyed.

[Daily News] THE Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Mr Luhaga Mpina, has ordered that illegal fishing gear worth 2bn/- seized in Ukerewe islands in Mwanza Region be confiscated and destroyed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

KZN Town Without Water for Three Years

[GroundUp] Communal taps in Willowfontein south-west of Pietermaritzburg, have been dry for three years. Residents are dependent on tankers that deliver water once a week. Some people use dirty water from the Zikizi River. Some have dug boreholes to su…

[GroundUp] Communal taps in Willowfontein south-west of Pietermaritzburg, have been dry for three years. Residents are dependent on tankers that deliver water once a week. Some people use dirty water from the Zikizi River. Some have dug boreholes to supply their homes.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

MP Lucius Banda Pleased With Govt for Construction of Balaka-Khwisa-Bilira Road

[Nyasa Times] Member of Parliament for Balaka North, Lucious Banda on Friday commended government for considering to build the Balaka – Khwisa – Bilira road which is currently under construction.

[Nyasa Times] Member of Parliament for Balaka North, Lucious Banda on Friday commended government for considering to build the Balaka - Khwisa - Bilira road which is currently under construction.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

No Land for Cattle Colonies in Our State, Benue Leaders Tell Buhari

[Premium Times] Prominent leaders from Benue State have told President Muhammadu Buhari that there is no land to allow for the establishment of cattle colonies as being proposed by the Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh.

[Premium Times] Prominent leaders from Benue State have told President Muhammadu Buhari that there is no land to allow for the establishment of cattle colonies as being proposed by the Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Malawi Police Arrest Suspected Murderer of Herd Boy in Mangochi

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Mangochi have finally arrested, Ajidu Mdala, four months after his suspected accomplice, Yusuf Alick, was arrested for allegedly murdering a herd boy in the district.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Mangochi have finally arrested, Ajidu Mdala, four months after his suspected accomplice, Yusuf Alick, was arrested for allegedly murdering a herd boy in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Country Urgently Needs a New Land Administration System

[The Conversation Africa] Zimbabwe urgently needs a new system of land administration to harness development in the agricultural sector. The country’s land use and ownership have been significantly reconfigured by the fast-track land reform programme u…

[The Conversation Africa] Zimbabwe urgently needs a new system of land administration to harness development in the agricultural sector. The country's land use and ownership have been significantly reconfigured by the fast-track land reform programme undertaken during Robert Mugabe's rule.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ramaphosa Takes On ANC Leadership Role With Alacrity – and Clarity of Intent

[The Conversation Africa] Cyril Ramaphosa, the newly elected President of South Africa’s governing African National Congress, made his position clear when he delivered a much anticipated speech to mark the ANC’s 106th birthday over the weekend.

[The Conversation Africa] Cyril Ramaphosa, the newly elected President of South Africa's governing African National Congress, made his position clear when he delivered a much anticipated speech to mark the ANC's 106th birthday over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa