There Are Reports That Monkeypox Has Resurfaced in Nigeria. What You Need to Know

[The Conversation Africa] The outbreak of a rare disease suspected to be Monkeypox is raising fears of an imminent epidemic in Nigeria. Infected people break out in a rash that looks a lot like chicken pox. But the fever, malaise, and headache from Mon…

[The Conversation Africa] The outbreak of a rare disease suspected to be Monkeypox is raising fears of an imminent epidemic in Nigeria. Infected people break out in a rash that looks a lot like chicken pox. But the fever, malaise, and headache from Monkeypox are usually more severe than in chicken pox infection.The disease can spread quickly and in previous outbreaks one of 10 people have died. The first suspected cases were reported in Bayelsa state in south Nigeria in late September. Since then suspected cases have been reported

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

National Social Security Authority Finalising Scheme for Informal Sector

[Zimbabwe Independent] The National Social Security Authority (Nssa) says it is finalising the launch of its voluntary contributory scheme targeting previously excluded groups such as the informal sector, small-to-medium enterprises and domestic workers.

[Zimbabwe Independent] The National Social Security Authority (Nssa) says it is finalising the launch of its voluntary contributory scheme targeting previously excluded groups such as the informal sector, small-to-medium enterprises and domestic workers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Press Ombud Dismisses Lobby Group’s Appeal Against #GuptaLeaks Story

[News24Wire] A complaint and appeal by Black First Land First against a News24 #GuptaLeaks story has been dismissed by the Press Ombudsman and an appeal judge.

[News24Wire] A complaint and appeal by Black First Land First against a News24 #GuptaLeaks story has been dismissed by the Press Ombudsman and an appeal judge.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ambassador Sanossi Meets Saudi Foreign Minister

[SNA] Riyadh -Sudan Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Amassed or, Abdul Basit Badawi Al-Sanosi met, Thursday, the Saudi Foreign Minister, Adel al-Jubeir and conveyed to him message from the Minister, Prof. I brahma Ghandour who appreciated the role and the e…

[SNA] Riyadh -Sudan Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Amassed or, Abdul Basit Badawi Al-Sanosi met, Thursday, the Saudi Foreign Minister, Adel al-Jubeir and conveyed to him message from the Minister, Prof. I brahma Ghandour who appreciated the role and the efforts exerted by the Kingdom which led to the lifting of the US sanctions imposed on Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudan Participates in Water Ministers of Nile Basin Initiative Countries’ Meeting in Entebbe

[SNA] Khartoum -Sudan participated with a delegation headed by the Minister of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity Muataz Musa at the annual meeting of the Ministers of Water in the Nile Basin Initiative’s Countries which started Thursday in En…

[SNA] Khartoum -Sudan participated with a delegation headed by the Minister of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity Muataz Musa at the annual meeting of the Ministers of Water in the Nile Basin Initiative's Countries which started Thursday in Entebbe, Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

An Agreement for Gold Mining in New Blocks, Organization of Ophthalmological Convoy and Establishment of Russian Bank in Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -The Head of the Higher National Committee on the Supervision of the Relations Between Sudan and the BRICS States met Thursday with the delegation of the Russian Company for Mining and Exploration, headed by Alexander Smernov, whereas it…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Head of the Higher National Committee on the Supervision of the Relations Between Sudan and the BRICS States met Thursday with the delegation of the Russian Company for Mining and Exploration, headed by Alexander Smernov, whereas it was agreed upon operation on new areas and blocks for mining in the field of gold.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

CBOs Approves Increase of Al-Nilein Bank-Abu Dhabi’s Capital

[SNA] Khartoum -The Central Bank of Sudan (CBOS) has endorsed augmentation of the capital of the Branch of Al-Nilein Bank in Abu Dhabi to enable it to play a greater role in providing and importing strategic goods with easy facilities in the light of l…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Central Bank of Sudan (CBOS) has endorsed augmentation of the capital of the Branch of Al-Nilein Bank in Abu Dhabi to enable it to play a greater role in providing and importing strategic goods with easy facilities in the light of lifting the economic embargo on Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President Zuma, the ANC Has Become Something That I Don’t Know but You Can Change That

[Daily Maverick] I don’t even know where to start as I write this open letter to President JG Zuma. I am in pain as I reflect on the state of the glorious movement of our people, the ANC; it has become something that I do not know.

[Daily Maverick] I don't even know where to start as I write this open letter to President JG Zuma. I am in pain as I reflect on the state of the glorious movement of our people, the ANC; it has become something that I do not know.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa