Environmentalists Protest China-Backed Railway Construction

[VOA] Environmental activists in Kenya have pledged to take further legal action against Kenyan and Chinese corporations if contractors move forward with construction of a railway bridge across Nairobi National Park. The activists held a demonstration …

[VOA] Environmental activists in Kenya have pledged to take further legal action against Kenyan and Chinese corporations if contractors move forward with construction of a railway bridge across Nairobi National Park. The activists held a demonstration Thursday outside parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President João Lourenço Saddened By Death of Citizens

[ANGOP] Luanda -The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, expressed feelings of “deep dismay” at the tragic event that killed six faithful of the Tocoist Church and wounded more than twenty, eight of whom were in serious condition.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The President of the Republic, João Lourenço, expressed feelings of "deep dismay" at the tragic event that killed six faithful of the Tocoist Church and wounded more than twenty, eight of whom were in serious condition.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Ajaokuta – Witnesses Throw Up Can of Worms At Reps Sectoral Hearing

[Vanguard] Abuja -Witnesses at a sectoral debate on the revival of moribund Ajaokuta Steel Company organised by House of Representatives, yesterday, revealed that politicians and government officials were frustrating the completion of the complex.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Witnesses at a sectoral debate on the revival of moribund Ajaokuta Steel Company organised by House of Representatives, yesterday, revealed that politicians and government officials were frustrating the completion of the complex.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mulago to Get a Second Cancer Machine in December

[Observer] Mulago national referral hospital will have a second Cobalt 60 radiotherapy machine to treat cancer patients before the end of this year, Uganda Cancer Institute has announced.

[Observer] Mulago national referral hospital will have a second Cobalt 60 radiotherapy machine to treat cancer patients before the end of this year, Uganda Cancer Institute has announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Angola’s Public Debt Not Worrisome – IMF

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan public debt, estimated at more than 60% of GDP, is uncomfortable, but “not worrisome”, given the fiscal measures taken by the Government to pay it.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan public debt, estimated at more than 60% of GDP, is uncomfortable, but "not worrisome", given the fiscal measures taken by the Government to pay it.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Huambo May Host First National School of Journalism

[ANGOP] Huambo -The Minister of Media, João Melo, on Thursday announced the possibility that the province of Huambo will host the first National School of Journalism in the future.

[ANGOP] Huambo -The Minister of Media, João Melo, on Thursday announced the possibility that the province of Huambo will host the first National School of Journalism in the future.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Police Booed At Susan Magara’s Burial

[Monitor] Hoima -Mourners at the burial of Susan Magara in Hoima District booed Assistant Inspector General of Police Abbas Byakagaba, accusing the Force of failing to track her killers.

[Monitor] Hoima -Mourners at the burial of Susan Magara in Hoima District booed Assistant Inspector General of Police Abbas Byakagaba, accusing the Force of failing to track her killers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda