Inflation Rate to Fall to Single Digit in Mid- 2018 – Central Bank Governor

[Vanguard] Nigeria’s Central Bank Governor Godwin Emefiele said on Friday he expected inflation rate to fall at a faster pace and hit high single digit rates mid-next year.

[Vanguard] Nigeria's Central Bank Governor Godwin Emefiele said on Friday he expected inflation rate to fall at a faster pace and hit high single digit rates mid-next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Team Swapo’ Launches Its Campaign

[New Era] Windhoek -Former Prime Minister Nahas Angula, who will stand against President Hage Geingob for the position of party president during the Swapo Party’s 6th congress next month, says there are no sour grapes within ‘Team Swapo’, and that they…

[New Era] Windhoek -Former Prime Minister Nahas Angula, who will stand against President Hage Geingob for the position of party president during the Swapo Party's 6th congress next month, says there are no sour grapes within 'Team Swapo', and that they are committed to working with all Swapo members to revitalise, revive and restore the ruling party.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Permanent Preemptive Monitoring

[Cameroon Tribune] The rapid expansion of the major cities of Yaounde and Douala as well as other big towns as a result of rural exodus in search of jobs and better life is bringing untold consequences. One of such is the haphazard construction of resi…

[Cameroon Tribune] The rapid expansion of the major cities of Yaounde and Douala as well as other big towns as a result of rural exodus in search of jobs and better life is bringing untold consequences. One of such is the haphazard construction of residential houses in risk zones. Almost everyday, a new house is constructed in a risk zone, on a hill, in a valley or marshy area. The high apetite for private homes is triggered by the high amount of money inhabitants are required to pay as rents.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Maternal, Infant-Child Mortality – Government’s Remedial Measures Outlined

[Cameroon Tribune] Below is the press release following the Cabinet meeting of October 26, 2017 chaired by Prime Minister, Head of Government Philemon Yang in Yaounde.

[Cameroon Tribune] Below is the press release following the Cabinet meeting of October 26, 2017 chaired by Prime Minister, Head of Government Philemon Yang in Yaounde.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Hichilema Is an Imperialist, Says Politician Tayali

[Zambia Reports] Barely a few months after forging some cosmetic alliance, opposition leader Chilufya Tayali has turned against UPND president Hakainde Hichilema branding him an “imperialist wanting to mortgage the country.”

[Zambia Reports] Barely a few months after forging some cosmetic alliance, opposition leader Chilufya Tayali has turned against UPND president Hakainde Hichilema branding him an "imperialist wanting to mortgage the country."

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Jailed Former Ministry of Health Boss Ordered to Forfeit Property

[Times of Zambia] Jailed former Ministry of Health chief of human resources and development Henry Kapoko has been ordered to forfeit properties amounting to more than K730,000.

[Times of Zambia] Jailed former Ministry of Health chief of human resources and development Henry Kapoko has been ordered to forfeit properties amounting to more than K730,000.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Doctors Demand Access to Victims of Kenya Poll Violence

[CAJ News] From MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – VOLUNTEER doctors have allegedly been harassed in their efforts to respond to the deadly violence characterizing contentious elections in Kenya. Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)/Doctors Without Borders said staff were harassed and an ambulance attacked in Mathare, Nairobi while picking up a patient. The patient is among 19 victims, including two with gunshot wounds, MSF has treated during election-related violence in the tense East African count

[CAJ News] From MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI, (CAJ News) - VOLUNTEER doctors have allegedly been harassed in their efforts to respond to the deadly violence characterizing contentious elections in Kenya. Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)/Doctors Without Borders said staff were harassed and an ambulance attacked in Mathare, Nairobi while picking up a patient. The patient is among 19 victims, including two with gunshot wounds, MSF has treated during election-related violence in the tense East African count

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘I’m Not Concentrating On Madam Sirleaf’

[Observer] Bubbling with confidence that winning the runoff elections on November 7 is a foregone conclusion, Senator George Manneh Weah told a Ghanaian sports interviewer in a one hour program that he will not concentrate on President Ellen Johnson Si…

[Observer] Bubbling with confidence that winning the runoff elections on November 7 is a foregone conclusion, Senator George Manneh Weah told a Ghanaian sports interviewer in a one hour program that he will not concentrate on President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf after he assumes state power in 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Boakai Promises Affordable Health System

[Observer] Unity Party flag-bearer Joseph N. Boakai said at a major press conference at his Rehab, Paynesville residence earlier this week that during his administration he will initiate an affordable health system for all Liberians.

[Observer] Unity Party flag-bearer Joseph N. Boakai said at a major press conference at his Rehab, Paynesville residence earlier this week that during his administration he will initiate an affordable health system for all Liberians.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia