What Does Our Preoccupation With Heaven Say About Us?

[Nation] It is not news that in North America and Europe the traditional church no longer possesses the smothering authority it used to wield over the people. A well-educated, economically secure, well-fed population doesn’t look to the skies for solace.

[Nation] It is not news that in North America and Europe the traditional church no longer possesses the smothering authority it used to wield over the people. A well-educated, economically secure, well-fed population doesn't look to the skies for solace.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Back Women Aspirants Without Bias, Urges CS

[Nation] Kenyans should support women seeking elective positions in the August 8 elections without discrimination, says Public Service, Youth and Gender Affairs Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki.

[Nation] Kenyans should support women seeking elective positions in the August 8 elections without discrimination, says Public Service, Youth and Gender Affairs Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Prioritize Rights in Sudan Evaluation – U.S.

[HRW] Washington -United States policy makers should insist that Sudan take tangible actions to improve the government’s deplorable human rights record before permanently revoking sanctions, Human Rights Watch said in a report issued today.

[HRW] Washington -United States policy makers should insist that Sudan take tangible actions to improve the government's deplorable human rights record before permanently revoking sanctions, Human Rights Watch said in a report issued today.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Human Rights Benchmarks for Sudan

[HRW] On January 13, 2017, US President Barack Obama issued a presidential executive order that suspended the United States’ comprehensive economic sanctions on Sudan in response to “sustained progress” on several fronts.

[HRW] On January 13, 2017, US President Barack Obama issued a presidential executive order that suspended the United States' comprehensive economic sanctions on Sudan in response to "sustained progress" on several fronts.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

NUM to Campaign for Ramaphosa to Be President

[News24Wire] The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) on Wednesday publicly voiced its support for Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to become the next president of the country.

[News24Wire] The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) on Wednesday publicly voiced its support for Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to become the next president of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Plans to Employ 15,000 Workers By June

[Citizen] The Permanent Secretary in the President’s Office (Public Service and Good Governance), Dr Laurian Ndumbaro has said on Wednesday in Dodoma that the government will employ 15,000 new workers by the end of June.

[Citizen] The Permanent Secretary in the President's Office (Public Service and Good Governance), Dr Laurian Ndumbaro has said on Wednesday in Dodoma that the government will employ 15,000 new workers by the end of June.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Gunmen Threaten to Torch South Darfur Camp

[Radio Dabanga] Mershing -Militants have threatened to storm and torch Keila Camp in Mershing locality in South Darfur unless the inhabitants pay compensation for livestock the gunmen claim to have lost.

[Radio Dabanga] Mershing -Militants have threatened to storm and torch Keila Camp in Mershing locality in South Darfur unless the inhabitants pay compensation for livestock the gunmen claim to have lost.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

The Belt and Road Initiative and China-Tanzania Relations

[Citizen] As early as two thousand years ago, China opened up a network of trade routes both on land and at sea. The land route started from Chinese inland cities and reached the Mediterranean countries through Central Asia.

[Citizen] As early as two thousand years ago, China opened up a network of trade routes both on land and at sea. The land route started from Chinese inland cities and reached the Mediterranean countries through Central Asia.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Somali President Visits IDP Camp in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] The President of the Federal republic of Somalia HE Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has paid a visit to the IDP camps in Mogadishu, to assess the living situation of the internally displaced people in Mogadishu.

[Shabelle] The President of the Federal republic of Somalia HE Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has paid a visit to the IDP camps in Mogadishu, to assess the living situation of the internally displaced people in Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia