Women in Tech? Without Question They Can Excel!

[Observer] The slogan, “No child left behind”, became popular during the first decade of the 21st Century as the United States government sought to achieve certain ambitious benchmarks in their respective education sectors. If they were to eradicate il…

[Observer] The slogan, "No child left behind", became popular during the first decade of the 21st Century as the United States government sought to achieve certain ambitious benchmarks in their respective education sectors. If they were to eradicate illiteracy by a certain time frame; improve students' test scores by a certain average; and/or achieve some other benchmark, the idea was that these benchmarks would become the standards by which that country's education system could measure its effectiveness, as reflecte

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Pupil Killed in Accident

[The Herald] One pupil died while more than 12 others were seriously injured today when a commuter omnibus they were travelling in overturned along the Simon Mazorodze Road, near Southlea Park turnoff, a few kilometres from the Harare CBD.

[The Herald] One pupil died while more than 12 others were seriously injured today when a commuter omnibus they were travelling in overturned along the Simon Mazorodze Road, near Southlea Park turnoff, a few kilometres from the Harare CBD.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Use of National IDs for Voter Registration to Save Money

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -The country’s electoral body, Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) says will use the national IDs during the voter registration for the 2019 elections.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -The country's electoral body, Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) says will use the national IDs during the voter registration for the 2019 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Fuel Crisis Protest in Capital of Sudan’s El Gezira

[Radio Dabanga] Wad Madani / Sata -Hundreds of residents took to the streets of the Geziratelfil district of Wad Madani, capital of El Gezira, on Tuesday evening to demonstrate in protest against the fuel crisis, rise of prices and lack of basic commod…

[Radio Dabanga] Wad Madani / Sata -Hundreds of residents took to the streets of the Geziratelfil district of Wad Madani, capital of El Gezira, on Tuesday evening to demonstrate in protest against the fuel crisis, rise of prices and lack of basic commodities. Cattle are dying of thirst in White Nile state.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudan V-P – No Compensation for Those Who Surrender Arms

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur -Second Vice-President Hasabo Abdelrahman has said that the current disarmament campaign is being carried out without giving any compensation to those who surrender their weapons.

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur -Second Vice-President Hasabo Abdelrahman has said that the current disarmament campaign is being carried out without giving any compensation to those who surrender their weapons.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

One Death Confirmed As Water Shortage Now Life-Threatening to Miners in Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Northern Sudan -According to reports from mining areas on the border triangle between Sudan, Egypt, and Libya and on the other border triangle of the Red Sea in the Northern state, and River Nile state, tens of thousands of people are a…

[Radio Dabanga] Northern Sudan -According to reports from mining areas on the border triangle between Sudan, Egypt, and Libya and on the other border triangle of the Red Sea in the Northern state, and River Nile state, tens of thousands of people are at risk of dying of thirst because of lack of water resulting from the nationwide fuel shortage.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ten Die in South Darfur Horror Bus Crash

[Radio Dabanga] Kass -Ten people died and at least 20 others injured when a passenger bus collided with another vehicle between Kass and Nyala in South Darfur on Tuesday. One other vehicle was involved, and reports say the bus driver was speeding.

[Radio Dabanga] Kass -Ten people died and at least 20 others injured when a passenger bus collided with another vehicle between Kass and Nyala in South Darfur on Tuesday. One other vehicle was involved, and reports say the bus driver was speeding.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UNSC, AU High-Level Delegations Visit Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur -A delegation of ambassadors from UN Security Council (UNSC) member countries Britain, France, Sweden, and the Netherlands, began a three-day visit to Darfur on Tuesday, which started in El Fasher. An AU delegation began a two-da…

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur -A delegation of ambassadors from UN Security Council (UNSC) member countries Britain, France, Sweden, and the Netherlands, began a three-day visit to Darfur on Tuesday, which started in El Fasher. An AU delegation began a two-day visit on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Students Held, Beaten As Sudan Crisis Demo Dispersed

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref / Khartoum -Agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) detained 13 students of the University of El Gedaref in Sudan and violently dispersed a student protest.

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref / Khartoum -Agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) detained 13 students of the University of El Gedaref in Sudan and violently dispersed a student protest.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan