WORLD BANK TO FINANCE COMPLETION OF MOZAMBICAN DAM BUILT IN 1983-1989

MAPUTO — The reservoir behind the Corumana Dam, on the Sabie river in Maputo province will have its water storage capacity almost doubled by December next year with the installation of floodgates, says Mozambique’s Minister of Public Works, Joao Machatine.…

MOZAMBICAN CONTRACTORS ABANDON 800 GOVERNMENT PROJECTS

MAPUTO– Contractors in Mozambique have abandoned more than 800 building jobs awarded to them by the government despite them having received in full the money stipulated in the contracts, says Minister of State Administration Carmelita Namashalua.

In some cases, the …

MOZAMBICAN CONTRACTORS ABANDON 800 GOVERNMENT PROJECTS

MAPUTO– Contractors in Mozambique have abandoned more than 800 building jobs awarded to them by the government despite them having received in full the money stipulated in the contracts, says Minister of State Administration Carmelita Namashalua.

In some cases, the …

Senior Boko Haram Leader Reportedly Killed by Allies

Mamman Nur, a senior figure in the Nigerian militant group Boko Haram, reportedly has been killed by some of his own colleagues.

Nur’s men allegedly gunned him down Aug. 21 following an internal dispute, according to Nigerian media sources and …

SOUTH AFRICA: BRICS MINISTERS UNDERTAKE TO SUPPORT SMMES

DURBAN (SOUTH AFRICA)– BRICS Communications and ICT Ministers have agreed to help promote the cooperation of Small, Micro, Medium Enterprises (SMMEs) from BRICS member countries.

Key to unleashing their potential is for governments to support and invest in the innovation …

Meet Captain South Africa; She’d Rather not Punch Criminals

The usual suspects � Wonder Woman, Spider-Man and Darth Vader � roamed at Comic Con Africa. A few African characters were also on display: Kwezi, Captain South Africa and Shaka Zulu.

The success of Marvel’s Black Panther film spiked interest …