Diphtheria Kills One, Infects Three in Western Cape

[News24Wire] A ten-year-old girl has died and three family members infected by the highly contagious bacterial disease diphtheria, the Western Cape Health department said on Monday.

[News24Wire] A ten-year-old girl has died and three family members infected by the highly contagious bacterial disease diphtheria, the Western Cape Health department said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rwandans in USA Toast to President Kagame’s Victory

[New Times] On Friday, a week after President Paul Kagame was re-elected in a landslide victory, Rwandans living in the US and friends of Rwanda gathered to celebrate his victory.

[New Times] On Friday, a week after President Paul Kagame was re-elected in a landslide victory, Rwandans living in the US and friends of Rwanda gathered to celebrate his victory.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Brig. Gen. Musa Rabea Passes Away

[Shabait] Asmara -Brig. Gen. Musa Rabea, Chief of Staff of the Ministry of Defense Eastern Command, passed away today, 14 August at the age of 70. Born in 1974 in Rura Habab, Brig. Gen. Musa Rabea joined the Eritrean Liberation Front in 1966 at his you…

[Shabait] Asmara -Brig. Gen. Musa Rabea, Chief of Staff of the Ministry of Defense Eastern Command, passed away today, 14 August at the age of 70. Born in 1974 in Rura Habab, Brig. Gen. Musa Rabea joined the Eritrean Liberation Front in 1966 at his young age.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Rwanda Rakes in Rwf63 Billion From Tea Exports During 2016/17 FY

[New Times] Rwanda earned $8.6 million (about Rwf7.3 billion) from tea exports during the month of June, according to National Agricultural Export Board (NAEB). This was 39.4 per cent increase in export revenue compared to $6.1 million that was recorde…

[New Times] Rwanda earned $8.6 million (about Rwf7.3 billion) from tea exports during the month of June, according to National Agricultural Export Board (NAEB). This was 39.4 per cent increase in export revenue compared to $6.1 million that was recorded during the same period in 2016, NAEB indicates in its monthly report for June.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Nigeria, USAID Launch Medical Warehouse Facility

[Premium Times] The United State Agency for International Development, USAID, and the Nigerian Ministry of Health on Monday inaugurated a medical facility that will provide medical authorities better access to lifesaving medicines and other essential h…

[Premium Times] The United State Agency for International Development, USAID, and the Nigerian Ministry of Health on Monday inaugurated a medical facility that will provide medical authorities better access to lifesaving medicines and other essential health commodities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Public Broadcaster’s Former Executive to Appear at Labour Court

[News24Wire] Former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng is expected to appear in the Johannesburg Labour Court on Tuesday to explain why he should not be held personally liable for the wrongful dismissal of the SABC8 journalists.

[News24Wire] Former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng is expected to appear in the Johannesburg Labour Court on Tuesday to explain why he should not be held personally liable for the wrongful dismissal of the SABC8 journalists.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chishimba Gives Touching Account of His 7 Days in Police Cells

[Zambia Reports] Opposition UPP leader Saviour Chishimba says he was moved by the outpouring of support from friends and family following his seven day incarceration for allegedly defaming President Edgar Lungu.

[Zambia Reports] Opposition UPP leader Saviour Chishimba says he was moved by the outpouring of support from friends and family following his seven day incarceration for allegedly defaming President Edgar Lungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia