Malawi Red Cross in Door-to-Door Cholera Prevention Campaign

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Red Cross Society has intensified door to door community mobilization on Cholera outbreak in Karonga and has engaged volunteers and health surveillance assistants (HSAs).

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Red Cross Society has intensified door to door community mobilization on Cholera outbreak in Karonga and has engaged volunteers and health surveillance assistants (HSAs).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Name and Prosecute 20 MPs in Constituency Development Fund Abuse – Ruling Party

[Nyasa Times] The governing Democrtaic Progressive Party (DPP) is calling for 20 legislators who are accused of misappropriating the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) to be named and face the law.

[Nyasa Times] The governing Democrtaic Progressive Party (DPP) is calling for 20 legislators who are accused of misappropriating the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) to be named and face the law.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Can Uganda Reduce Financial Exclusion to 5 Percent in 5 Years?

[IPS] Washington DC -In October 2017, Uganda launched a new five-year National Financial Inclusion Strategy. The strategy seeks to reduce financial exclusion from 15 to 5 percent by 2022 by ensuring that all Ugandans have access to and use a broad rang…

[IPS] Washington DC -In October 2017, Uganda launched a new five-year National Financial Inclusion Strategy. The strategy seeks to reduce financial exclusion from 15 to 5 percent by 2022 by ensuring that all Ugandans have access to and use a broad range of quality and affordable financial services.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ramaphosa Sets the Stage for a Buffalo Market

[Daily Maverick] The “Buffalo Man” is a moniker for Cyril Ramaphosa that is likely to stick, not only because of his investments in rare game, but because his maiden January 8 statement sets the stage for a buffalo market as a feature of his administra…

[Daily Maverick] The "Buffalo Man" is a moniker for Cyril Ramaphosa that is likely to stick, not only because of his investments in rare game, but because his maiden January 8 statement sets the stage for a buffalo market as a feature of his administration.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mixed Reaction As CS Macharia Retains Jobs Amid Road Carnage

[Capital FM] Nairobi -When President Uhuru Kenyatta named his partial Cabinet 10 days ago, it wasn’t certain Transport and Infrastructure Cabinet Secretary James Macharia would be among those who would retain jobs as Cabinet Secretaries given numerous …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -When President Uhuru Kenyatta named his partial Cabinet 10 days ago, it wasn't certain Transport and Infrastructure Cabinet Secretary James Macharia would be among those who would retain jobs as Cabinet Secretaries given numerous incidents of road accidents and a crippling strike when he was Health CS.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

We Worked With Chiwenga to Topple Mugabe – Chiefs

[Zimbabwe Standard] President of the Chiefs Council, Fortune Charumbira yesterday revealed that former defence forces chief, General Constantino Chiwenga (retired) consulted chiefs in plans to topple former president Robert Mugabe.

[Zimbabwe Standard] President of the Chiefs Council, Fortune Charumbira yesterday revealed that former defence forces chief, General Constantino Chiwenga (retired) consulted chiefs in plans to topple former president Robert Mugabe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nigerian Army Releases 244 Repentant Boko Haram Suspects to Borno Govt

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Army on Monday handed over 244 Boko Haram suspects, who it said have given up membership of the terrorist group, to the Borno State government.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Army on Monday handed over 244 Boko Haram suspects, who it said have given up membership of the terrorist group, to the Borno State government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanzania and Rwanda to Collaborate On SGR

[East African] Tanzania and Rwanda have agreed to start the construction of the standard gauge railways (SGR) from Isaka to Kigali this year as part of efforts to connect Rwanda to the Dar es Salaam port.

[East African] Tanzania and Rwanda have agreed to start the construction of the standard gauge railways (SGR) from Isaka to Kigali this year as part of efforts to connect Rwanda to the Dar es Salaam port.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania