Namibia, Western Sahara Reaffirm Ties

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob has asserted Namibia and Western Sahara – a territory in the Maghreb region of North Africa – enjoy outstanding relations, rooted in their quest for freedom and independence.

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob has asserted Namibia and Western Sahara - a territory in the Maghreb region of North Africa - enjoy outstanding relations, rooted in their quest for freedom and independence.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Celebrating an African Global Icon Working to Improve the Wellbeing of Women and Children

[] Johannesburg -This Africa month, the Graça Machel Trust celebrates its Founder, Mrs. Graça Machel, for her contribution towards the wellbeing of women and children. Her work has not gone unnoticed. In the last two months Mrs. Machel has received two global awards. These are: the World Health Organisation (WHO) Gold Medal Award and the World Prize for Integrated Development accorded to her by Niras, an international development organisation.

[] Johannesburg -This Africa month, the Graça Machel Trust celebrates its Founder, Mrs. Graça Machel, for her contribution towards the wellbeing of women and children. Her work has not gone unnoticed. In the last two months Mrs. Machel has received two global awards. These are: the World Health Organisation (WHO) Gold Medal Award and the World Prize for Integrated Development accorded to her by Niras, an international development organisation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

City Bank Executives Targeted in NYS Scandal Tender Probe

[Nairobi News] Detectives are casting a wider net to catch perpetrators in the Sh9 billion scandal that has rocked the National Youth Service (NYS) with banks that were involved in the suspicious transactions now under investigation.

[Nairobi News] Detectives are casting a wider net to catch perpetrators in the Sh9 billion scandal that has rocked the National Youth Service (NYS) with banks that were involved in the suspicious transactions now under investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Balunywa Lays Plans for New Term As MUBS Boss

[Monitor] Kampala -A May 28 letter by President Museveni, released yesterday appeared to have ended the leadership impasse at Makerere University Business School (Mubs), with the incumbent directing the re-appointment of the School’s Principal, Prof Wa…

[Monitor] Kampala -A May 28 letter by President Museveni, released yesterday appeared to have ended the leadership impasse at Makerere University Business School (Mubs), with the incumbent directing the re-appointment of the School's Principal, Prof Wasswa Balunywa.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Is Libya Ready for Elections?

[VOA] Rival Libyan leaders and diplomats from more than 20 countries meeting Tuesday in Paris agreed in principle the strife-torn North African state should hold elections later this year.

[VOA] Rival Libyan leaders and diplomats from more than 20 countries meeting Tuesday in Paris agreed in principle the strife-torn North African state should hold elections later this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

PS Omollo, Ndubai to Spend Week in Remand Pending Bail Ruling

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Public Service Principal Secretary Lillian Omollo and National Youth Service (NYS) Director General Richard Ndubai will spend a week in remand pending their bail ruling.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Public Service Principal Secretary Lillian Omollo and National Youth Service (NYS) Director General Richard Ndubai will spend a week in remand pending their bail ruling.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘I Was So Shaken By What I Did’ – Malian ‘Spiderman’ Who Saved Child in Paris

[VOA] A Malian migrant who came to France illegally is being dubbed “Spider-Man” and hailed as a hero after scaling a Paris apartment building to save a young boy dangling perilously from a fourth-floor balcony.

[VOA] A Malian migrant who came to France illegally is being dubbed "Spider-Man" and hailed as a hero after scaling a Paris apartment building to save a young boy dangling perilously from a fourth-floor balcony.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali