Hockey Women Reach New Heights

[Namibian] NAMIBIA’s women’s indoor hockey team is making fine progress as it prepares for the Indoor Hockey World Cup in Berlin, Germany, from 7 to 11 February.

[Namibian] NAMIBIA's women's indoor hockey team is making fine progress as it prepares for the Indoor Hockey World Cup in Berlin, Germany, from 7 to 11 February.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

KZN Police Search for ‘Armed and Very Dangerous’ Glebelands Murder Suspect

[News24Wire] A warrant of arrest has been issued for “an armed and very dangerous man” wanted for murder and attempted murder cases at the notorious Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi, south of Durban, police said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] A warrant of arrest has been issued for "an armed and very dangerous man" wanted for murder and attempted murder cases at the notorious Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi, south of Durban, police said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Imposes Curfew in Lusaka Struck By Cholera

[RFI] The cholera outbreak in Zambia’s capital Lusaka has left traders stranded after the central business district was shut by the government. Dozens have died, and thousands of cases have been recorded. And now as correspondent Kathy Short reports, t…

[RFI] The cholera outbreak in Zambia's capital Lusaka has left traders stranded after the central business district was shut by the government. Dozens have died, and thousands of cases have been recorded. And now as correspondent Kathy Short reports, the capital's economy is also being hurt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

GAC and TRP Comment On Global Fund Grants to Burkina Faso

[GFO] Among the grants approved by the Board in December were HIV, TB/HIV and malaria grants for Burkina Faso. This article provides a summary of the comments of the Technical Review Panel (TRP) and the Grant Approvals Committee (GAC) on all three grants.

[GFO] Among the grants approved by the Board in December were HIV, TB/HIV and malaria grants for Burkina Faso. This article provides a summary of the comments of the Technical Review Panel (TRP) and the Grant Approvals Committee (GAC) on all three grants.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

Capacity Issues and Delays in Implementation Plague Otherwise Successful Global Fund Grants to Zambia, OIG Says

[GFO] Despite substantial economic challenges, Zambia has successfully scaled up interventions across the three diseases. Nevertheless, issues concerning the capacity of health workers and the capacity of diagnostic systems have negatively impacted ser…

[GFO] Despite substantial economic challenges, Zambia has successfully scaled up interventions across the three diseases. Nevertheless, issues concerning the capacity of health workers and the capacity of diagnostic systems have negatively impacted service delivery. As well, there have been delays in the implementation of program activities -- such as multi-drug-resistant TB treatment, mosquito net distribution and indoor residual spraying.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

USAf Members Agree to a ‘More Flexible Approach’ to Walk-Ins

[News24Wire] Universities South Africa (USAf) said on Wednesday that its 26 member universities have agreed to a more flexible approach for walk-in applications for the 2018 academic year.

[News24Wire] Universities South Africa (USAf) said on Wednesday that its 26 member universities have agreed to a more flexible approach for walk-in applications for the 2018 academic year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa