Of Herbal Healing, Spirituality and Public Health

[This Day] The other week, July 20 to be precise, I was the reviewer of an important book on herbal healing. Herbal healing is often dismissed as a form of sorcery and in these days of obsession with Pentecostalism, many Africans still consider traditi…

[This Day] The other week, July 20 to be precise, I was the reviewer of an important book on herbal healing. Herbal healing is often dismissed as a form of sorcery and in these days of obsession with Pentecostalism, many Africans still consider traditional medicine a taboo. To disprove this, a Catholic monk, Fr. Anselm Adodo began an experiment in 1996 when he set up in Ewu, Edo state, an institution titled Pax Herbal Clinic and Research Laboratories "to serve as a centre for genuine African holistic healing that ble

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2017 Election – RPF Members in China Mobilise Funds to Ensure Everyone Votes

[New Times] Beijing -As the august 3-4 presidential elections draw closer, Rwandans living in China have intensified a drive to mobilise funds to facilitate those that may not afford to travel to Beijing to cast their vote.

[New Times] Beijing -As the august 3-4 presidential elections draw closer, Rwandans living in China have intensified a drive to mobilise funds to facilitate those that may not afford to travel to Beijing to cast their vote.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Big Boys Stamp Authority

[Nation] Things have pretty much gone according to the script as far this season’s Kenya Hockey Union Premier Leagues are concerned.

[Nation] Things have pretty much gone according to the script as far this season's Kenya Hockey Union Premier Leagues are concerned.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tigoi Girls Guard Njeri Off to South Africa for Basketball Training Camp

[Nation] Tigoi Girls High School’s preparations for the East Africa secondary schools games were boosted on Monday when their star guard, Caroline Nduta Njeri, left for South Africa to attend Basketball Without Borders basketball (BWB) training Camp.

[Nation] Tigoi Girls High School's preparations for the East Africa secondary schools games were boosted on Monday when their star guard, Caroline Nduta Njeri, left for South Africa to attend Basketball Without Borders basketball (BWB) training Camp.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

EU Trust Fund for Africa Adopts €46 Million Programme to Support Integrated Migration and Border Management in Libya

[PR Newswire] Brussels -BRUSSELS, 28 July 2017 / PRN Africa / — Following up on the Commission’s Action Plan to support Italy from 4 July, the EU Trust Fund for Africa adopted today a programme worth ?46 million to reinforce the integrated migration a…

[PR Newswire] Brussels -BRUSSELS, 28 July 2017 / PRN Africa / -- Following up on the Commission's Action Plan to support Italy from 4 July, the EU Trust Fund for Africa adopted today a programme worth ?46 million to reinforce the integrated migration and border management capacities of the Libyan authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Family Loses U.S.$20 000, Jewellery to Robbers

[The Herald] Unknown criminals raided a house in Belvedere, Harare, last week and got away with jewellery and $20 000 cash, as police continue to urge members of the public to desist from keeping large amounts of money in their homes.

[The Herald] Unknown criminals raided a house in Belvedere, Harare, last week and got away with jewellery and $20 000 cash, as police continue to urge members of the public to desist from keeping large amounts of money in their homes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

EU Trust Fund for Africa Adopts €46 Million Programme to Support Integrated Migration and Border Management in Libya

[PR Newswire] Brussels -Following up on the Commission’s Action Plan to support Italy from 4 July, the EU Trust Fund for Africa adopted today a programme worth ?46 million to reinforce the integrated migration and border management capacities of the Li…

[PR Newswire] Brussels -Following up on the Commission's Action Plan to support Italy from 4 July, the EU Trust Fund for Africa adopted today a programme worth ?46 million to reinforce the integrated migration and border management capacities of the Libyan authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Council Regrets Parting Ways With Debt Collectors

[The Herald] Harare City Council is regretting its decision to terminate a contract with its debt collectors, who contributed more than $23 million into the city’s coffers, with the mayor Councillor Bernard Manyenyeni bemoaning declining revenue.

[The Herald] Harare City Council is regretting its decision to terminate a contract with its debt collectors, who contributed more than $23 million into the city's coffers, with the mayor Councillor Bernard Manyenyeni bemoaning declining revenue.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cosafa Boss Chiyangwa Mourns Stampede Victims

[The Herald] COSAFA president Philip Chiyangwa has sent a message of condolence to the South African Football Association following the death of two football fans during a stampede before a Carling Black Label Cup match at the FNB Stadium in Johannesbu…

[The Herald] COSAFA president Philip Chiyangwa has sent a message of condolence to the South African Football Association following the death of two football fans during a stampede before a Carling Black Label Cup match at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa