Youth Tackle Sex Taboos in Bid to Boost Contraceptive Use

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Louga -Watching as dozens of children don robes and belts for a karate class at a youth centre in western Senegal, Aissatou and her peers are gearing up for a different kind of fight.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Louga -Watching as dozens of children don robes and belts for a karate class at a youth centre in western Senegal, Aissatou and her peers are gearing up for a different kind of fight.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Zuma’s Reshuffle Threatens Govt Stability – ANC Secretary General

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma second reshuffle of his Cabinet without consulting the ANC’s top six is likely to deepen fractured relations within the party leadership and further threaten the relationship with the tripartite alliance partners.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma second reshuffle of his Cabinet without consulting the ANC's top six is likely to deepen fractured relations within the party leadership and further threaten the relationship with the tripartite alliance partners.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Can Zuma Untie Gordian Knot After Failing to Quash Corruption Charges?

[The Conversation Africa] The Supreme Court of South Africa’s rejection of President Jacob Zuma’s appeal against an earlier judgment that he face 783 criminal charges has renewed uncertainty about his future.

[The Conversation Africa] The Supreme Court of South Africa's rejection of President Jacob Zuma's appeal against an earlier judgment that he face 783 criminal charges has renewed uncertainty about his future.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Commendable Achievement in Assisting War Disabled Veterans

[Shabait] Asmara -The National Association of Eritrean War Disabled Veterans in the Northern Red Sea region reported that encouraging results are being registered in the effort being exerted to equip the disabled citizens with different skills that are…

[Shabait] Asmara -The National Association of Eritrean War Disabled Veterans in the Northern Red Sea region reported that encouraging results are being registered in the effort being exerted to equip the disabled citizens with different skills that are fundamental to their wellbeing.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Ugandan Bank Fails to Sell All Shares in Mixed Trade

[East African] DFCU Bank Ltd’s rights issue was undersubscribed by 4.79 per cent, raising Ush190.67 billion ($52 million) against a target of Ush200 billion ($54.6 million) in a transaction characterised by strong institutional investor appetite and lo…

[East African] DFCU Bank Ltd's rights issue was undersubscribed by 4.79 per cent, raising Ush190.67 billion ($52 million) against a target of Ush200 billion ($54.6 million) in a transaction characterised by strong institutional investor appetite and low uptake from retail investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Darfur States Start Enforcing Arms Collection

[Radio Dabanga] Ed Daein / Nyala -In South and East Darfur, the forced collection of weapons has resulted in the seizure of numbers of heavy weapons from civilians and militiamen, including machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades.

[Radio Dabanga] Ed Daein / Nyala -In South and East Darfur, the forced collection of weapons has resulted in the seizure of numbers of heavy weapons from civilians and militiamen, including machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Malaria in East Darfur, Kassala – ‘More Than 50 Cases in Hospital Each Day’

[Radio Dabanga] Ed Daein / Kassala / Delling -East Darfur has seen a surge in malaria cases. The hospital in the state capital receives between 50 to 70 cases each day.

[Radio Dabanga] Ed Daein / Kassala / Delling -East Darfur has seen a surge in malaria cases. The hospital in the state capital receives between 50 to 70 cases each day.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan