Gold Prospector Wounded in South Darfur Robbery

[Radio Dabanga] Um Leona -A group of gold prospectors were surrounded by gunmen and robbed of their valuables in South Darfur on Sunday. One of them who resisted the robbers was shot and critically wounded.

[Radio Dabanga] Um Leona -A group of gold prospectors were surrounded by gunmen and robbed of their valuables in South Darfur on Sunday. One of them who resisted the robbers was shot and critically wounded.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UNICEF Appeals for U.S.$110 Million for Children in Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudan office of the United Nations International Children’s Fund (Unicef), on Wednesday launched an appeal to raise $110 million to meet humanitarian needs for children in Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudan office of the United Nations International Children's Fund (Unicef), on Wednesday launched an appeal to raise $110 million to meet humanitarian needs for children in Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Government Incurs U.S.$1 Billion Carry-Over Expenses

[Financial Gazette] GOVERNMENT has huge carry-over expenditure demands from 2016, including US$180 million in outstanding bonuses for civil servants, Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa revealed during an indaba for civil servants held last month.

[Financial Gazette] GOVERNMENT has huge carry-over expenditure demands from 2016, including US$180 million in outstanding bonuses for civil servants, Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa revealed during an indaba for civil servants held last month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

National Social Security Authority to Buy Diamond Firm Shares

[Financial Gazette] THE National Social Security Authority (NSSA) is proceeding with plans to buy out minorities in Zimbabwe’s largest short term insurer, NicozDiamond, in which it last year increased its shareholding to 44.9 percent, the Financial Gazette’s Companies & Markets (C&M) can report.

[Financial Gazette] THE National Social Security Authority (NSSA) is proceeding with plans to buy out minorities in Zimbabwe's largest short term insurer, NicozDiamond, in which it last year increased its shareholding to 44.9 percent, the Financial Gazette's Companies & Markets (C&M) can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

British Urges Action to Prevent Somalia Famine

[Shabelle] Hundreds of thousands of people in Somalia may die or be near death in May if immediate action isn’t taken to address the threat of famine, Britain’s envoy for the Horn of Africa warned Wednesday.

[Shabelle] Hundreds of thousands of people in Somalia may die or be near death in May if immediate action isn't taken to address the threat of famine, Britain's envoy for the Horn of Africa warned Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Junior Chipolopolo Face Amajita Test

[Times of Zambia] SOUTH Africa coach Thabo Senong anticipates a tough match against Zambia when the two Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) contenders clash in a friendly match today at Nkoloma Stadium.

[Times of Zambia] SOUTH Africa coach Thabo Senong anticipates a tough match against Zambia when the two Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) contenders clash in a friendly match today at Nkoloma Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Boost in Fish Production

[Shabait] Massawa -Fishermen in Beylul, said that they have managed to boost production of fish owing to the substantial support the Ministry of Marine Resources has been extending in providing them with fishing materials.

[Shabait] Massawa -Fishermen in Beylul, said that they have managed to boost production of fish owing to the substantial support the Ministry of Marine Resources has been extending in providing them with fishing materials.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Improved Maternity Service in Barentu Sub-Zone

[Shabait] Barentu -Nurse Temesgen Berhe, head of Barentu healthcare center, explained that the number of pregnant women who have been provided with efficient maternity service has been increasing along with the expansion of healthcare facilities.

[Shabait] Barentu -Nurse Temesgen Berhe, head of Barentu healthcare center, explained that the number of pregnant women who have been provided with efficient maternity service has been increasing along with the expansion of healthcare facilities.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Young African Leaders Initiative Proposes Judiciary Reforms

[Times of Zambia] Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) has suggested Parliament should consider constitutional amendments to allow Supreme Court judges sit as the Constitutional Court when a constitutional matter is filed before it.

[Times of Zambia] Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) has suggested Parliament should consider constitutional amendments to allow Supreme Court judges sit as the Constitutional Court when a constitutional matter is filed before it.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Pharmaceutical Firms Choke

[Financial Gazette] WORSENING payments gridlock in the financial services sector is choking the pharmaceutical industry with reports of delays in payment of up two months raising fears of implosion.

[Financial Gazette] WORSENING payments gridlock in the financial services sector is choking the pharmaceutical industry with reports of delays in payment of up two months raising fears of implosion.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe