Parliament Passes Local Power Law

[ANGOP] Luanda -The National Assembly Thursday in Luanda general and unanimously passed into law the Local Power bill and the draft on the Local Power Organisation and Functioning, as part of the tasks towards the setting up of autarchies.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The National Assembly Thursday in Luanda general and unanimously passed into law the Local Power bill and the draft on the Local Power Organisation and Functioning, as part of the tasks towards the setting up of autarchies.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Protect People With Albinism – UN Women

[Malawi News Agency] Nsanje -United Nations (UN) Women has called on every Malawian to take part in protecting people with albinism in the wake of albino attacks and killings in the country.

[Malawi News Agency] Nsanje -United Nations (UN) Women has called on every Malawian to take part in protecting people with albinism in the wake of albino attacks and killings in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Bishop Rejects Demands to Compensate Accident Victim’s Family

[Observer] The Rev. Bishop of Soroti Anglican diocese, George William Erwau has rejected demands for compensation for a 24-year-old expectant mother who was knocked dead by his car.

[Observer] The Rev. Bishop of Soroti Anglican diocese, George William Erwau has rejected demands for compensation for a 24-year-old expectant mother who was knocked dead by his car.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

New Plan Set to Protect Against Over-Exploitation of Waters

[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles has started the planning phase of a project that will propose new areas for marine protection and sustainable use of the island nation’s waters.

[Seychelles News Agency] Seychelles has started the planning phase of a project that will propose new areas for marine protection and sustainable use of the island nation's waters.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Court Dissolves 20-Year Marriage Over Poor Sexual Performance

[Premium Times] Ademola Odunade, the President of a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, on Friday dissolved a 20-year-old marriage between one Oladiran Olukayode and his wife, Oluwatoyin, over poor sexual performance.

[Premium Times] Ademola Odunade, the President of a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, on Friday dissolved a 20-year-old marriage between one Oladiran Olukayode and his wife, Oluwatoyin, over poor sexual performance.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police to Recruit Additional 35,000 Personnel

[Premium Times] Haliru Jika, Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Police Affairs, says the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) will soon recruit an additional 35, 000 rank and file into the force.

[Premium Times] Haliru Jika, Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Police Affairs, says the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) will soon recruit an additional 35, 000 rank and file into the force.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Election – Lists of Parties’ Candidatures Continue On Display

[ANGOP] Luanda -The lists of candidatures of the five Angolan political parties and an electoral coalition contesting the forthcoming election of 23 August, continue available for those interested and awaiting further treatment by the Constitutional Co…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The lists of candidatures of the five Angolan political parties and an electoral coalition contesting the forthcoming election of 23 August, continue available for those interested and awaiting further treatment by the Constitutional Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Government Prioritizes Wheat Cultivation

[ANGOP] Luanda -The agriculture sector is working towards the creation of conditions for farms that bet on wheat cultivation so as to enable them to produce it with competitiveness.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The agriculture sector is working towards the creation of conditions for farms that bet on wheat cultivation so as to enable them to produce it with competitiveness.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Female Scorpions to Make International Return With Cape Verde Friendly

[Daily Observer] The Gambia Women’s National Team Head Coach Mariama Sowe, has called up 36 players in her provisional squad to take on their counterparts from Cape Verde in a friendly match at home, scheduled for the 26th August 2017.

[Daily Observer] The Gambia Women's National Team Head Coach Mariama Sowe, has called up 36 players in her provisional squad to take on their counterparts from Cape Verde in a friendly match at home, scheduled for the 26th August 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia