Rwanda: Environmental Master Plan Needed

Updated: Mon 30 Jul, 11:33 am 2012

Ensuring that Rwanda's robust urban growth does not jeopardize the environment is a major concern of the country's city planners. read more »

Zimbabwe Bans Water-Bottling Companies

Updated: Fri 28 Dec, 08:15 am 2012

The government has banned several water-bottling companies for failing to meet basic hygienic and quality requirements. read more »

Cholera Surges in Cameroon

Updated: Fri 8 Aug, 07:42 am

Poor hygienic practices and water scarcity, compounded by heavy rains and insecurity in the north, have aggravated another cholera outbreak in the country, killing scores of people. read more »