Former New Zealand Prime Minister Discusses Position of Women With Prime Minister Jugnauth

[Government of Mauritius] Encouraging and lifting the participation of women in decision making positions in Parliament as well as increasing the number of women workforce along with gender equality issues were at the fore of discussions this afternoon…

[Government of Mauritius] Encouraging and lifting the participation of women in decision making positions in Parliament as well as increasing the number of women workforce along with gender equality issues were at the fore of discussions this afternoon between the Former Prime Minister of New Zealand, Mrs Helen Clark, and the Prime Minister Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Displaced People in Congo and Central African Republic Receive WFP Food Assistance From China

[WFP] More than 280,000 people in the two countries will benefit from China’s contribution, which will allow WFP to provide rice, pulses and oil, as well as distribute specialized nutritious food to prevent malnutrition among pregnant and nursing women…

[WFP] More than 280,000 people in the two countries will benefit from China's contribution, which will allow WFP to provide rice, pulses and oil, as well as distribute specialized nutritious food to prevent malnutrition among pregnant and nursing women and children under five.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

World Peace Council – Morocco Attempt to Deny Access to Sahrawi Occupied Territories ‘Will Not Succeed’

[SPS] Sao Paolo (Brazil) -The World Peace Council strongly condemned the expulsion of several MEPs from Morocco-occupied Western Sahara as they were preparing to go to the occupied territories to inquire about the human rights situation, claiming that …

[SPS] Sao Paolo (Brazil) -The World Peace Council strongly condemned the expulsion of several MEPs from Morocco-occupied Western Sahara as they were preparing to go to the occupied territories to inquire about the human rights situation, claiming that the kingdom's attempt to prevent access to the occupied Sahrawi territories "will not succeed".

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

HM the King Sends Message to Participants in 10th ‘World Policy Conference’

[MAP] Marrakech -HM King Mohammed VI sent a message to the participants in the 10th edition of the “World Policy Conference”, which kicked off Friday in Marrakech.

[MAP] Marrakech -HM King Mohammed VI sent a message to the participants in the 10th edition of the "World Policy Conference", which kicked off Friday in Marrakech.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Author Not Intimidated by Revenue Service, Security Agency

[News24Wire] Investigative journalist Jacques Pauw is not shocked that his latest exposé about President Jacob Zuma’s alleged shady dealings is facing court action; only that it took so long, he said on Friday.

[News24Wire] Investigative journalist Jacques Pauw is not shocked that his latest exposé about President Jacob Zuma's alleged shady dealings is facing court action; only that it took so long, he said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Six People Arrested in Casablanca for Alleged Involvement in Coffee Shop Murder Case

[MAP] Rabat -Marrakech’s judicial police managed, late Thursday night into early Friday morning, to arrest six people in Casablanca for their alleged involvement in a premeditated murder using a firearm, which took place at a coffee shop in Marrakech, …

[MAP] Rabat -Marrakech's judicial police managed, late Thursday night into early Friday morning, to arrest six people in Casablanca for their alleged involvement in a premeditated murder using a firearm, which took place at a coffee shop in Marrakech, said a statement by the national police (DGSN).

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Minister for Roads and Highways Answers Questions in Parliament

[Ghana Govt.] The Minister for Roads and Highways, Kwasi Amoako-Atta, has reiterated government’s commitment to the completion of the Eastern Corridor Road, despite the challenges it is facing in allocating funds for the project.

[Ghana Govt.] The Minister for Roads and Highways, Kwasi Amoako-Atta, has reiterated government's commitment to the completion of the Eastern Corridor Road, despite the challenges it is facing in allocating funds for the project.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana