New World Vision Program Against Child Marriage Launched

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -World Vision Tanzania has launched a five year campaign called ‘It takes a world to end Violence Against Children’ to curb child marriage in the country.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -World Vision Tanzania has launched a five year campaign called 'It takes a world to end Violence Against Children' to curb child marriage in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Juba Partially Closes Border in Ebola Scare

[VOA] State authorities in South Sudan closed part of their border with the Democratic Republic of the Congo last week in an effort to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola outbreak, declared by the World Health Organization in a remote, northern part…

[VOA] State authorities in South Sudan closed part of their border with the Democratic Republic of the Congo last week in an effort to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola outbreak, declared by the World Health Organization in a remote, northern part of the DRC two weeks ago.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

How Burundi Crisis Has Hit Kenya’s Trade Ambitions

[Nation] Kenya’s hopes of having neighbours sign the much-needed economic partnership agreement with the European Union (EU) now depends on how soon the bloc will lift sanctions on Burundi.

[Nation] Kenya's hopes of having neighbours sign the much-needed economic partnership agreement with the European Union (EU) now depends on how soon the bloc will lift sanctions on Burundi.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Campaign Enhanced for Delivered Girls to Get Back to School

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Activists of children’s rights have raised concern that denying school girls a chance to proceed with studies after giving birth is denying them the right to education.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Activists of children's rights have raised concern that denying school girls a chance to proceed with studies after giving birth is denying them the right to education.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

No Tanzanian Harmed in UK Explosion

[Daily News] AS the world joins the United Kingdom (UK) to mourn the killing of 22 people in a terror attack at Manchester Arena, reports indicate that no Tanzanian was killed or harmed in the explosion.

[Daily News] AS the world joins the United Kingdom (UK) to mourn the killing of 22 people in a terror attack at Manchester Arena, reports indicate that no Tanzanian was killed or harmed in the explosion.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Wave of Rhino Killings Points to Shifting Poaching Patterns

[The Conversation Africa] Rhino poaching in South Africa continues to be a problem. In recent months poaching incidents have spiked in Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park in the northeastern province of KwaZulu-Natal. In one of the worst attacks nine rhinos were fo…

[The Conversation Africa] Rhino poaching in South Africa continues to be a problem. In recent months poaching incidents have spiked in Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park in the northeastern province of KwaZulu-Natal. In one of the worst attacks nine rhinos were found dead, bringing to 23 the number killed so far in just one month.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rwanda, Switzerland New Deal to Boost Bilateral Ties

[New Times] Trade volumes between Rwanda and Switzerland could increase thanks to a new set of agreements signed between the two countries on Monday in Bern, touching different areas of cooperation.

[New Times] Trade volumes between Rwanda and Switzerland could increase thanks to a new set of agreements signed between the two countries on Monday in Bern, touching different areas of cooperation.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

3 Police Officers Killed in Landmine Blast

[Nation] Three Administration Police officers died while two others suffered injuries when their vehicle hit a landmine at near Kulan Dam in Liboi Garissa County early Wednesday morning.

[Nation] Three Administration Police officers died while two others suffered injuries when their vehicle hit a landmine at near Kulan Dam in Liboi Garissa County early Wednesday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MFIs Tipped On Consumer Protection

[New Times] The majority of microfinance institutions customers do not know their rights, a situation that exposes them to risks and also affects efforts geared at deepening financial inclusion, experts from micro-finance institutions have said.

[New Times] The majority of microfinance institutions customers do not know their rights, a situation that exposes them to risks and also affects efforts geared at deepening financial inclusion, experts from micro-finance institutions have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Legislators Reach Out to Secondary Schools to Preach Against Genocide Ideology

[New Times] Members of the Anti-Genocide Parliamentary Forum (AGPF-Rwanda) are on a two-day tour of five districts where genocide ideology is still considered a challenge.

[New Times] Members of the Anti-Genocide Parliamentary Forum (AGPF-Rwanda) are on a two-day tour of five districts where genocide ideology is still considered a challenge.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda