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  1. International Banks Urged Not To Support Controversial Uganda Oil Pipeline

    11 Jun 2019- 12:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NIJMEGEN, Netherlands A letter on behalf of 30 international and African NGOs and activists has been sent to Standard Bank and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation urging the lenders to reconsider their initial ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/11/2019 - 12:37

  2. 35 Villagers Massacred in Latest Mali Violence

    12 Jun 2019- 11:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland In the latest outbreak of violence in Mali, 35 villagers in the center of the country were massacred by gunmen June 10, with some reports suggesting that 24 of these were children. A long l ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/13/2019 - 02:30

  3. Drought Forces Zimbabwe To Seek Relief On Power Payments To South Africa

    5 Jun 2019- 10:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe The Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (Zesa) announced plans June 3 to approach power supplier Eskom of South Africa for relief on a payment plan for power imports as drought hits hydro pow ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/05/2019 - 10:54

  4. More Warnings About Climate-related Human Displacement In Somalia

    5 Jun 2019- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The United Nations High Commission for Human Rights (UNHCR) issued a  renewed call June 4 for urgent support for people affected and displaced by drought in Somalia. In May 2019 OOSKAnews re ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/05/2019 - 11:44

  5. Veolia Will Treat Ghana Gold Mine Waste Water

    3 Jun 2019- 13:54 by Local Press Report ACCRA Veolia Veolia has signed a new contract with AngloGold Ashanti Ltd, the world’s third largest gold producer. Veolia Ghana Ltd will be responsible for operating and maintaining all the water treatment plants fo ...

    Local Press Report - 06/03/2019 - 13:54

  6. Water Crisis May Force Suspension Of Operations At Zimbabwe's Largest Hydro Facility

    31 May 2019- 07:45 by Local Press Report HARARE The Zimbabwe Mail Zimbabwe’s largest hydroelectric plant, Kariba Dam, will suspend output in 14 weeks if water levels continue to fall at the current rate, the energy minister said on Thursday, paving the wa ...

    Local Press Report - 05/31/2019 - 07:45

  7. South Africa President Urged To Give Higher Priority To Climate Change

    27 May 2019- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAPE TOWN, South Africa South Africa's Centre for Environmental Rights (CER), a group of activist lawyers, has written a letter to President Cyril Ramaphosa urging him to select cabinet appointees with an ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/27/2019 - 08:21

  8. World Bank Funds Phase II Of Lesotho Lowlands Water Development Project

    24 May 2019- 09:33 by OOSKAnews Info WASHINGTON DC, United States The World Bank has announced $78 Million USD in funding for Phase II of the Lesotho Lowlands Water Development Project. Lesotho’s access to water supply services is relatively high compared ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 05/24/2019 - 09:33

  9. US Christian Pastor Promised Ugandans "Miracle Water", It Was Bleach!

    23 May 2019- 11:06 by Local Press Report KAMPALA The Guardian An American pastor from New Jersey backed by a British former clairvoyant is running a network that gives up to 50,000 Ugandans a “miracle cure” made from industrial bleach, claiming drinking t ...

    Local Press Report - 05/23/2019 - 11:06

  10. Drought Intensifies Nomads-Farmers Water Disputes In Morocco

    23 May 2019- 11:09 by Local Press Report TIZNIT MENAFN "We refuse to be confined to a cage," declares nomadic herder Mouloud, asserting the rights and customs of his kin as they graze livestock in Morocco's southern expanses. But the herder ...

    Local Press Report - 05/23/2019 - 11:09

  11. One Hundred Days To Save Lake Nakuru

    23 May 2019- 11:07 by Local Press Report RIFT VALLEY The Star The Kenya Wildlife Service has started a 100-day restoration of Lake Nakuru National Park. The park faces problems including pollution, human-wildlife conflict, farming, dumping of solid waste ...

    Local Press Report - 05/23/2019 - 11:07

  12. Libya: Tripoli Water Supply Restored After Latest Attack On Man-made River Infrastructure

    23 May 2019- 09:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TRIPOLI, Libya Water supply to Tripoli, Lbya, was restored May 21 after having been cut-off May 19 after an attack by forces apparently loyal to warlord Khalifa Haftar's Libyan National Army (LNA), averti ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2019 - 09:45

  13. Water Shortage Impacts Power Production In Ethiopia

    22 May 2019- 05:22 by Local Press Report ADDIS ABABA New Business Ethiopia Following water shortage within the hydrometric dams, the government of Ethiopia is forced to cut electric power supply for five hours every day across the nation for the coming tw ...

    Local Press Report - 05/22/2019 - 05:22

  14. OOSKAnews Voices- "Water and Violence: Somalia"

    20 May 2019- 08:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MUMBAI, India Diana Philip, Senior Research Manager for think-tank Strategic Foresight Group (SFG) speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) OOSKAnewscast audio interview. This OOSKAnewscas ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2019 - 09:46

  15. Infrastructure Investment In Egypt; Desal And Wastewater Treatment

    20 May 2019- 07:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt A newly-formed joint venture of Orascom Construction and Arab Contractors has been awarded a $739 Million USD contract to build the Bahr Albaqar wastewater treatment plant in north-west Egypt. Upo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2019 - 07:21

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