On Anniversary Independence, Senior UN Official Urges Political Unity

[UN News] Marking the 57th anniversary of Somalia’s independence, the top United Nations official in the country today urged all Somalis to seize a moment of opportunity and work towards peace and stability.

[UN News] Marking the 57th anniversary of Somalia's independence, the top United Nations official in the country today urged all Somalis to seize a moment of opportunity and work towards peace and stability.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Nkoyoyo Thanks Kabaka, Mutebile

[Monitor] Kampala -Retired Archbishop Livingstone Mpalanyi Nkoyoyo has thanked Kabaka Ronald Mutebi and Bank of Uganda Governor Emmanuel Tumisiime-Mutebile for their support while he was ill.

[Monitor] Kampala -Retired Archbishop Livingstone Mpalanyi Nkoyoyo has thanked Kabaka Ronald Mutebi and Bank of Uganda Governor Emmanuel Tumisiime-Mutebile for their support while he was ill.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tete Farmers Denounce Tobacco Company

[AIM] Maputo -Farmers in Macanga district, in the western Mozambican province of Tete, on Friday accused the company Mozambique Leaf Tobacco (MLT) of committing abuses which damage the farmers’ interests.

[AIM] Maputo -Farmers in Macanga district, in the western Mozambican province of Tete, on Friday accused the company Mozambique Leaf Tobacco (MLT) of committing abuses which damage the farmers' interests.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Implement Pandef’s 16-Point Agenda Now, Govt Told

[This Day] Calabar -Leaders and stakeholders in the Niger Delta region have called on the federal government to commence the immediate implementation of the 16-point agenda proposed by the Pan-Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) early this year for the developm…

[This Day] Calabar -Leaders and stakeholders in the Niger Delta region have called on the federal government to commence the immediate implementation of the 16-point agenda proposed by the Pan-Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF) early this year for the development of the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Glitz and Glamour At Bulawayo Arts Awards

[Zimbabwe Standard] Upon the announcement of the inaugural Bulawayo Arts Awards a few months ago, the organisers of the event were criticised for trying to counter other national arts awards. There were doubts whether the organisers had the pedigree to…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Upon the announcement of the inaugural Bulawayo Arts Awards a few months ago, the organisers of the event were criticised for trying to counter other national arts awards. There were doubts whether the organisers had the pedigree to host an event of such a magnitude.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Petrol Marketers Yet to Be Paid U.S.$2 Billion Subsidy Claims

[This Day] Petroleum products marketers and depot owners have said that despite the directive by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to the Ministry of Finance to pay the marketers their outstanding subsidy claims, which they estimated at about $2 billion, …

[This Day] Petroleum products marketers and depot owners have said that despite the directive by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to the Ministry of Finance to pay the marketers their outstanding subsidy claims, which they estimated at about $2 billion, none of them was paid as at close of work on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Labour of Love At Kenyatta National Hospital Maternity in Nurses’ Strike

[Nation] Kenyatta National Hospital’s maternity wing is overwhelmed by mothers who flock to the facility due to the ongoing nurses strike, midwives warning that deaths may arise due to the congestion.

[Nation] Kenyatta National Hospital's maternity wing is overwhelmed by mothers who flock to the facility due to the ongoing nurses strike, midwives warning that deaths may arise due to the congestion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt to Import New ARV Launched in Kenya

[Monitor] Kampala -As Kenya launches a new effective Dolutegravir (DTG) anti-Aids drug, Uganda will starting importing the same drug mid this month, starting with those patients who are resistant to the already existing first line drugs.

[Monitor] Kampala -As Kenya launches a new effective Dolutegravir (DTG) anti-Aids drug, Uganda will starting importing the same drug mid this month, starting with those patients who are resistant to the already existing first line drugs.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Fight Against Child Marriages Starts in the Family – President

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Friday declared that the fight against child marriages must start inside the family, where the children are living.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Friday declared that the fight against child marriages must start inside the family, where the children are living.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique