Gender Commission Vows to Fight On Over Two-Thirds Quota

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The National Gender and Equality Commission on Monday vowed to pressure the 12th Parliament – which is slated to be sworn-in Thursday – to implement the two thirds gender rule.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The National Gender and Equality Commission on Monday vowed to pressure the 12th Parliament - which is slated to be sworn-in Thursday - to implement the two thirds gender rule.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

New Drug Plan Promises Shift in Policy

[GroundUp] The National Drug Master Plan (NDMP) for 2018-2022 may include radical changes that drug policy reformers have long been campaigning for. But some experts fear it will be sabotaged by political wrangling.

[GroundUp] The National Drug Master Plan (NDMP) for 2018-2022 may include radical changes that drug policy reformers have long been campaigning for. But some experts fear it will be sabotaged by political wrangling.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Baby Found Suckling from Dead Mother

[Monitor] Kampala -A-one -year-old baby girl was last Friday found suckling the breasts of her dead mother Irene Lanyero, who is suspected to have been killed by her jilted husband.

[Monitor] Kampala -A-one -year-old baby girl was last Friday found suckling the breasts of her dead mother Irene Lanyero, who is suspected to have been killed by her jilted husband.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Universiade – Silver for Uganda As Ajok Is Dethroned in 1500m

[Monitor] Docus Ajok failed to defend the 1500m gold won in Seoul two years ago and settled for silver in a race she seemed poised to win till a couple of metres before the line when she relented to the onslaught from Serbian Terzic Amela who won in 4:…

[Monitor] Docus Ajok failed to defend the 1500m gold won in Seoul two years ago and settled for silver in a race she seemed poised to win till a couple of metres before the line when she relented to the onslaught from Serbian Terzic Amela who won in 4:19.18, a third of a second ahead of her.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cameroon Keep Sealed Lips Over Travel Plans

[Vanguard] Indomitable Lions of Cameroon are keeping their travel plans close to their chest as the team resumed training yesterday in Yaoundé ahead of Friday’s World Cup qualifier against the Super Eagles at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo.

[Vanguard] Indomitable Lions of Cameroon are keeping their travel plans close to their chest as the team resumed training yesterday in Yaoundé ahead of Friday's World Cup qualifier against the Super Eagles at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Owor, World Rugby Official Denied Entry Into Ground

[Monitor] Kampala -Ugandan sport has never been short of drama. Saturday was no exception when Uganda Rugby Union (URU) president Andrew Owor and World Rugby’s consultant high performance manager Peter Harding were barred from accessing Legends Rugby G…

[Monitor] Kampala -Ugandan sport has never been short of drama. Saturday was no exception when Uganda Rugby Union (URU) president Andrew Owor and World Rugby's consultant high performance manager Peter Harding were barred from accessing Legends Rugby Grounds.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Coronation of 21 New Kings – Olubadan Tests Popularity Through Road-Show

[Vanguard] Ibadan -The cold war between the Olubadan of Ibadanland, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Saliu Adetunji and Governor Abiola Ajimobi over the review of 1957 Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration which led to the installation of 21 new kings by Governor …

[Vanguard] Ibadan -The cold war between the Olubadan of Ibadanland, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Saliu Adetunji and Governor Abiola Ajimobi over the review of 1957 Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration which led to the installation of 21 new kings by Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State on Sunday, took a new dimension yesterday, as the paramount ruler, who was opposed to the move, tested his popularity by staging a road-show to most parts of the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria