[allAfrica] Level 6 water restrictions are here – this means the crisis in the Western Cape has intensified to the point where ‘Day Zero’ is looking more real by the day.
[Observer] Legislators opposed to the National Biotechnology and Biosafety Bill, 2012 say government should increase the budget for agriculture instead of introducing Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) to counter food insecurity and other climate change challenges.
[Daily News] TANZANIA and Rwanda have agreed to construct a Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) network connecting Isaka in Shinyanga to Kigali, with the key goal of linking the landlocked country to the port of Dar es Salaam.
[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, on Tuesday assured Nigerians that there would no longer be fuel scarcity which had caused unbearable queues for Nigerians.
[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari says many black migrants claiming to be Nigerians even when they are not.
[Nairobi News] A majority of the 13 Cabinet Secretaries who were left out in the list of appointees unveiled by President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday, reported to work as usual even as their fate continues to remain unclear.
[Observer] It has been announced that Liberia will again be going through a smooth transition of power from one democratically elected president to another after seventy years.
[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari will run for re-election in 2019, his Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, has said.
[News24Wire] The Constitutional Court has found that the National Assembly failed to hold President Jacob Zuma to account for his failure to uphold the Constitution in the Nkandla matter.
[News24Wire] War veterans in Zimbabwe say they plotted to oust Robert Mugabe as leader just weeks ahead of a military operation that pushed the 93-year-old out of office.