Police Recording Increase Cases of Defilement in Dedza

[Malawi News Agency] Dedza -Police in Dedza says it is recording increases number of cases of defilement in the district despite awareness campaigns it has been conducting to discourage the malpractice.

[Malawi News Agency] Dedza -Police in Dedza says it is recording increases number of cases of defilement in the district despite awareness campaigns it has been conducting to discourage the malpractice.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Absence of PS Stalls Hearing for Social Welfare Ministry

[Concord] The Permanent Secretary (PS) in the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children’s Affair, Madam Rakie Macarthy, yesterday failed to appear before parliament to explain why the Public Expenditure Tracking (PET) fund was not released by her…

[Concord] The Permanent Secretary (PS) in the Ministry of Social Welfare, Gender and Children's Affair, Madam Rakie Macarthy, yesterday failed to appear before parliament to explain why the Public Expenditure Tracking (PET) fund was not released by her ministry for the year 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Multifaceted Efforts to Save Lake Tana

[Ethiopian Herald] The presence of a water weed, locally known as Emboch, at Lake Tana was first found in 2011 by Dr. Ayalew Wonde, a biologist from Bahir Dar University. Since then, various efforts have been conducted to get rid of the weed traditiona…

[Ethiopian Herald] The presence of a water weed, locally known as Emboch, at Lake Tana was first found in 2011 by Dr. Ayalew Wonde, a biologist from Bahir Dar University. Since then, various efforts have been conducted to get rid of the weed traditionally using human labor.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Republic of Benin to Seek Mauritian Expertise in the Tourism Sector

[Government of Mauritius] The Ambassador designate of the Republic of Benin, Mr Eric Franck Saizonou, with residence in Pretoria conveyed a keen interest to seek Mauritian expertise in the tourism sector owing to the country’s vast experience in this f…

[Government of Mauritius] The Ambassador designate of the Republic of Benin, Mr Eric Franck Saizonou, with residence in Pretoria conveyed a keen interest to seek Mauritian expertise in the tourism sector owing to the country's vast experience in this field.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

UBA Puts Aside Le10m for Savings Promo Winner

[Concord] One of the leading financial institutions in Africa, United Bank for Africa Sierra Leone (UBA-SL), yesterday launched a savings promo with the aim of encouraging a culture of savings among Sierra Leoneans.

[Concord] One of the leading financial institutions in Africa, United Bank for Africa Sierra Leone (UBA-SL), yesterday launched a savings promo with the aim of encouraging a culture of savings among Sierra Leoneans.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

CRWB Moves to Engage Water Users

[Malawi News Agency] Kasungu -As there is usually bad blood between Central Region Water Board (CRWB) and its customers, the board has moved in to establish Water Users Committee (WUC) to deal with customers complaints.

[Malawi News Agency] Kasungu -As there is usually bad blood between Central Region Water Board (CRWB) and its customers, the board has moved in to establish Water Users Committee (WUC) to deal with customers complaints.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Satire Is a Necessary and Vital Part of Free Speech, Says Anenih

[Guardian] Ose Anenih is a hotelier and design consultant who also writes political commentary on the state of the Nigerian nation on his blog, Abuja Politics. He has a Degree in Mathematics from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria as well as two Masters De…

[Guardian] Ose Anenih is a hotelier and design consultant who also writes political commentary on the state of the Nigerian nation on his blog, Abuja Politics. He has a Degree in Mathematics from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria as well as two Masters Degrees in International Business Management and International Hotel Management from University of Surrey, England. A firm believer in the Nigerian project, Ose advocates for civic engagement between citizens and the government and also promotes meaningful and productive

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Nation’ Series Finale in Eldoret

[Nation] The Nation Golf Circuit series makes a back-to-back return to the nine-hole Eldoret Golf Club course this weekend, following the cancellation of the fourth leg at Nakuru due to the repeated Presidential election.

[Nation] The Nation Golf Circuit series makes a back-to-back return to the nine-hole Eldoret Golf Club course this weekend, following the cancellation of the fourth leg at Nakuru due to the repeated Presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya