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Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia agree examine of contentious Nile dam

2018-05-18 04:00:03

Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia have agreed to arrange a scientific committee to review a dam Ethiopia is constructing on a tributary of the Nile, an Ethiopian minister stated on Thursday.

The announcement broke a protracted deadlock in a dispute over Egyptian fears that the $4-billion Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, being constructed on the Blue Nile, will have an effect on the river’s downstream flows.

The three international locations’ international and irrigation ministers, in addition to heads of intelligence, met in Addis Ababa on Tuesday to debate the scheme.

The assembly concluded on Wednesday at 30:00 on a “excessive observe”, stated Sileshi Bekele, minister of vitality, irrigation and electrical energy.

“We managed to truly discover a lot of win-win approaches,” he advised reporters in Addis Ababa.

Earlier rounds of talks had ended acrimoniously.

The venture will feed a reservoir for a hydroelectric scheme producing 6 000 megawatts of energy, equal to 6 nuclear-powered vegetation.

The muse stone for the venture was laid in 2011, and two of the 16 generators are scheduled to begin producing energy this yr, the Ethiopian authorities stated earlier this yr.

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Cairo is primarily involved on the pace at which the dam’s reservoir could be stuffed.

The Blue and the White Nile converge in Sudan’s capital Khartoum and from there run north by way of Egypt to the Mediterranean.

On Wednesday Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi hailed a “breakthrough” within the talks, saying he had acquired assurances “that Egypt’s Share is not going to be affected”.

“We simply wish to remodel these statements to procedures … in order that we’re speaking about particular commitments we should all implement and function with,” Sisi stated.

Ethiopia’s new prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, stated on Could three in Khartoum, after a gathering with Omar Al Bashir, the Sudanese president, that Ethiopia had no intention of harming Sudan or Egypt with its dam.

The brand new scientific committee, made up of unbiased specialists from the schools of the three international locations, will concentrate on the operation of the dam and the filling of the reservoir.

It is going to full its work in three months.

In the meantime a French consultancy agency commissioned to review the dam’s potential environmental affect will reply to queries from the three international locations on June 18 or 19, Sileshi stated.

He added that the three groups would meet on a rotational foundation each six months to deal with regional points similar to commerce and infrastructure in addition to the dam.

The goal is “to convey these international locations a lot nearer collectively by way of improvement endeavours,” he stated.

The following spherical of high-level talks is about for July three in Cairo.



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SA Categorical passengers can nonetheless use tickets

2018-05-25 05:19:27


JOHANNESBURG – Passengers with SA Categorical tickets will nonetheless be capable to use them regardless of the suspension of the airline’s working licence.
South African Airways (SAA), Mango Airways and SA Airlink will accommodate these passengers.
The three accomplice airways stated that is to mitigate the influence after the Civil Aviation Authority on Thursday grounded the embattled SA Categorical. 
An audit of SA Categorical uncovered extreme circumstances of non-compliance that posed severe security dangers.

READ: SA Categorical struggling resulting from state seize: Gordhan

SAA will rebook, reroute or refund passengers whose journey plans have modified.
The nationwide service will even compensate passengers the place relevant.
Passengers travelling between 6am and 9am on Friday are suggested to report back to SA Categorical counters for extra data.

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Dad and mom reminded to fulfill looming Gauteng faculty admissions deadline

2018-05-25 05:27:54

Dad and mom solely have till Monday to use on-line for Grade 1 and Grade eight placements, the Gauteng Training Division has stated.

The division’s on-line system will shut down at 00:00 on Tuesday.

Division spokesperson Steve Mabona stated dad and mom who had already utilized have been reminded to urgently submit the required paperwork to varsities.

“As a particular concession, colleges will settle for paperwork solely as much as 14:00 on 5 June 2018. Failure to submit paperwork will result in candidates forfeiting their positions within the queue.”

READ: Gauteng training dept’s on-line admissions goes stay, with few glitches

A complete of 535 064 purposes have been processed since purposes opened on-line on April 16.

A lot of the decentralised admission centres have been flooded on the primary day of purposes.

‘Excessive-pressure’ colleges

Mabona stated the few errors that have been encountered have been resolved nearly instantly.

In some circumstances, individuals had utilized for the fallacious grade, entered the inaccurate addresses or misplaced/forgot their login credentials.

At this stage, the demand appeared to exceed the variety of accessible areas at nearly 600 colleges.

9 of the highest 10, “high-pressure” colleges are excessive colleges.

The highest high-pressure colleges are Alberton Excessive College, Boksburg Excessive College, Sir John Adamson Excessive College in Winchester Hills, Mondeor Excessive College, Pretoria Excessive College for Ladies, Hoërskool Akasia in Heatherdale, Hoërskool President in Ridgeway, Northcliff Excessive College, Hoërskool Gerrit Maritz in Pretoria North and Laerskool Akasia in Pretoria.   

Faculties which have low numbers of purposes have been all in poorer suburbs.

“It’s regarding that within the final two years, many dad and mom in townships waited for the late software interval and flooded [Gauteng Department of Education] places of work in January to use for his or her youngsters,” stated Mabona.

Dad and mom have been warned that those that didn’t meet the deadline have been vulnerable to having their youngsters out of faculty in January 2019.

The location course of will happen between July 18 and October 31.

“Dad and mom ought to be aware that availability of area is the important thing determinant of what number of youngsters might be positioned in a college. Placement shall be carried out in compliance with admissions standards and on a first-come-first-served foundation.”

Dad and mom will obtain SMS notifications relating to the standing of their purposes.

Faculties will ship provides of placement to oldsters between July 18 and August 3.

These provides must be confirmed inside seven working days of receipt thereof, or the area supplied shall be forfeited.

From August 6 to October 31, districts will assist place pupils who can’t be positioned by colleges.

“We’re indebted to all dad and mom who’ve heeded to our name and utilized in numbers, the response from the general public was certainly overwhelming. We encourage people who have utilized to evolve to the stipulated deadline,” stated Gauteng Training MEC Panyaza Lesufi.

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SA agency to produce paper for Zim ballots: report

2018-05-25 04:08:41

A South African agency will present paper for the ballots on this yr’s election in Zimbabwe, and the papers themselves will probably be printed contained in the nation, a newspaper stated on Friday.

“The Zimbabwe Unbiased understands that South Africa-based Mondi Shanduka had been contracted to produce newsprint for use for printing poll papers,” the paper stated.

The printing of the greater than 5 million voting papers stays a supply of competition: the primary opposition Motion for Democratic Change (MDC) had needed the ballots printed outdoors the nation below shut commentary by it and different political gamers.

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It additionally objected to a choice by the Zimbabwe Electoral Fee (ZEC) to buy the poll papers by a direct tender, fairly than an open one. ZEC stated this had been necessitated by time and safety components.

An unnamed ZEC official instructed the paper: “Historically the poll papers have been printed regionally and that ought to proceed. The newsprint for this train will probably be acquired from South Africa and events are going to be invited to look at the printing means of the poll papers.”

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