Daily Archives: February 8, 2019

State of California Tackles Drought with IoT & Blockchain

The Freshwater Trust, IBM Research and SweetSense Inc. aim to make groundwater usage sustainable

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Freshwater Trust (TFT), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit working to protect and restore freshwater ecosystems, is partnering with IBM Research

Five killed in South African coal mine gas explosion

JOHANNESBURG, Five people have been killed by a gas explosion in an unused coal mine in South Africa’s eastern province of Mpumalanga and several others remain trapped, police said.

State broadcaster SABC said about 20 people were still stuck underground …

South Africans will go to the polls on 8 May

JOHANNESBURG, South Africans will go to the polls for the sixth general elections on May 8.

President Cyril Ramaphosa announced this in his second State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Thursday night.

This is an opportunity for our people …

Villagers Describe Horror in South Sudan’s Yei River State

YEI, SOUTH SUDAN An unknown number of villagers were killed and hundreds of others displaced during fighting in South Sudan’s Yei River State this week.

In this latest round of fighting, government forces teamed up with SPLA-IO (Sudan People’s Liberation …