Minister Chimene Attacks VP Mnangagwa

[New Zimbabwe] Minister of state for Manicaland, Mandi Chimene, was on form Wednesday when she bluntly told Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa that he should not eat raw fruits and then claim to have been poisoned.

[New Zimbabwe] Minister of state for Manicaland, Mandi Chimene, was on form Wednesday when she bluntly told Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa that he should not eat raw fruits and then claim to have been poisoned.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UITH Plans to Boost Open-Heart Surgeries With Catlab Before End of 2017

[Guardian] Ilorin -The Chief Medical Director (CMD) of University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Professor Abdulwaheed Olatinwo said the UITH would before the end of this year make available a catlab towards boosting the open-heart surgery efforts…

[Guardian] Ilorin -The Chief Medical Director (CMD) of University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Professor Abdulwaheed Olatinwo said the UITH would before the end of this year make available a catlab towards boosting the open-heart surgery efforts the hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Resident Doctors Begin Indefinite Strike Monday

[Guardian] Kano and Lagos -Resident doctors, will on Monday, September 4, 2017, begin an indefinite strike nationwide to press home their demands. They are asking for payment of salary arrears, stagnated promotion and halt to alleged diversion of funds…

[Guardian] Kano and Lagos -Resident doctors, will on Monday, September 4, 2017, begin an indefinite strike nationwide to press home their demands. They are asking for payment of salary arrears, stagnated promotion and halt to alleged diversion of funds meant for them by chief medical directors (CMDs).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

USAID Administrator Mark Green’s Remarks on Feed the Future

[USAID] ADMINISTRATOR GREEN:  Thank you.  Thank you for the kind introduction. More importantly, thanks to all of you for hosting us here today.  It’s not every day that I get to give my remarks in a meat processing plant, however, those who know me know I am from farm country back in America, so this is not my first meat processing plant.  But I can also say, as someone who has been to meat processing plants in many countries, I think we have something here that is world class.  Something

[USAID] ADMINISTRATOR GREEN:  Thank you.  Thank you for the kind introduction. More importantly, thanks to all of you for hosting us here today.  It's not every day that I get to give my remarks in a meat processing plant, however, those who know me know I am from farm country back in America, so this is not my first meat processing plant.  But I can also say, as someone who has been to meat processing plants in many countries, I think we have something here that is world class.  Something

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Stakeholders Want National Assembly to Pass Sickle Cell Bill

[Guardian] Participants at a conference on Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) have called on the National Assembly to pass a bill on sickle cell control and management to better insure the life of the people living with the disease.

[Guardian] Participants at a conference on Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) have called on the National Assembly to pass a bill on sickle cell control and management to better insure the life of the people living with the disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Liberia, Côte d’Ivoire Sign Several Cooperation Agreements in Monrovia

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Relations between Liberia and Côte d’Ivoire have reached new heights with the revival of the Joint Commission and the signing of several cooperation agreements aimed at strengthening bilateral relations and cooperation between both countries.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Relations between Liberia and Côte d'Ivoire have reached new heights with the revival of the Joint Commission and the signing of several cooperation agreements aimed at strengthening bilateral relations and cooperation between both countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Coalition for Democratic Change, Weah Rattle Speaker Nuquay’s Stronghold

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Speculations of a possible replacement of Senator Jewel Howard Taylor as the vice standard bearer to Senator George Weah on the ticket of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) ended Wednesday with her sudden show-up at p…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Speculations of a possible replacement of Senator Jewel Howard Taylor as the vice standard bearer to Senator George Weah on the ticket of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) ended Wednesday with her sudden show-up at party's rally in Margibi County after a period of worrying absence.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Varney Sherman Accused of Obstructing Justice in Sable Mining Bribery Trial

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In a rather stinging rebuke, the Special Prosecutor of the Global Witness Special Presidential Task Force has reacted sharply to Cllr. Varney Sherman’s interview with reporters on Tuesday in which he claimed his prosecution …

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In a rather stinging rebuke, the Special Prosecutor of the Global Witness Special Presidential Task Force has reacted sharply to Cllr. Varney Sherman's interview with reporters on Tuesday in which he claimed his prosecution in the Sable Mining bribery trial is politically motivated.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Debate Over Police Tenure Status Kicks Off

[New Dawn] A submission of an act by Presiding Ellen Johnson Sirleaf seeking autonomy for the Liberia National Police (LNP) through legislative actions has fueled a new debate here.

[New Dawn] A submission of an act by Presiding Ellen Johnson Sirleaf seeking autonomy for the Liberia National Police (LNP) through legislative actions has fueled a new debate here.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Demolition Leaves Several Homeless in Montserrado

[New Dawn] Several residents were made homeless in Caldwell, the New Georgia North Road, and Deauville in Montserrado County District #15 as a result of a demolition of makeshift structures along the roadside by the Ministry of Public Works (MPW).

[New Dawn] Several residents were made homeless in Caldwell, the New Georgia North Road, and Deauville in Montserrado County District #15 as a result of a demolition of makeshift structures along the roadside by the Ministry of Public Works (MPW).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia