We Did Things Wrong – Suspended Provincial Health Boss

[News24Wire] Suspended head of the Gauteng health department, Barney Selebano, has admitted that he “didn’t fathom that such a tragedy could take place,” conceding that his department did not follow advice.

[News24Wire] Suspended head of the Gauteng health department, Barney Selebano, has admitted that he "didn't fathom that such a tragedy could take place," conceding that his department did not follow advice.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

MP Tables Motion to Create Athletes’ Support Fund

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A Member of Parliament has petitioned the government seeking the creation of a fund to support former athletes who are languishing in villages and in foreign capitals after suffering several ailments and injuries because of their …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A Member of Parliament has petitioned the government seeking the creation of a fund to support former athletes who are languishing in villages and in foreign capitals after suffering several ailments and injuries because of their engagement in sports.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Who Are the New Cabinet Ministers?

[New Times] President Paul Kagame yesterday appointed two new ministers in the education and Information Technology and Communications (ICT) portifolios, according to a statement signed by Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente.

[New Times] President Paul Kagame yesterday appointed two new ministers in the education and Information Technology and Communications (ICT) portifolios, according to a statement signed by Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Experts Welcome e-Waste Recycling Facility

[New Times] The E-waste recycling and dismantling facility that was inaugurated on Monday will transform e-waste into valuable materials, minimise the effect of environmental hazards and offer more green jobs, experts have said.

[New Times] The E-waste recycling and dismantling facility that was inaugurated on Monday will transform e-waste into valuable materials, minimise the effect of environmental hazards and offer more green jobs, experts have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mastercard Unveils SMS-Based Ordering System for Kiosk Owners in Nairobi

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mastercard has unveiled Kionect, a digital ordering system that empowers small kiosk owners in Nairobi to order and pay for products from wholesalers via SMS.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mastercard has unveiled Kionect, a digital ordering system that empowers small kiosk owners in Nairobi to order and pay for products from wholesalers via SMS.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Clinical Researchers Want Vaginal Ring Integrated in Family Planning

[New Times] Researchers at a local Clinical Research Centre, Rinda Ubuzima, have called on the Ministry of Health and its partners to explore ways of introducing vaginal ring as one of the family planning methods in the country.

[New Times] Researchers at a local Clinical Research Centre, Rinda Ubuzima, have called on the Ministry of Health and its partners to explore ways of introducing vaginal ring as one of the family planning methods in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Fighting Drug Abuse Through Gospel Music

[New Times] “We sing songs that youth love and identify with specifically addressing risky behavior and at the end many of them commit to embrace behavior change. So far hundreds of young people have since given their lives to Jesus and committed to be…

[New Times] "We sing songs that youth love and identify with specifically addressing risky behavior and at the end many of them commit to embrace behavior change. So far hundreds of young people have since given their lives to Jesus and committed to behavior change," said Moses Kayijuka, one of the choir members.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Biogas Saves Prisons Rwf540 Million

[New Times] The use of biogas in prisons has helped reduce risks associated with using firewood, improved hygiene but, more importantly, cut down the cost of buying firewood.

[New Times] The use of biogas in prisons has helped reduce risks associated with using firewood, improved hygiene but, more importantly, cut down the cost of buying firewood.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda