Rukwa Men Cry Foul Over Gender Violence

[Daily News] TABLES have turned. This best describes the situation many men in the country find themselves in as they continue to suffer painful shame resulting from beatings they suffer at the hands of their spouses.

[Daily News] TABLES have turned. This best describes the situation many men in the country find themselves in as they continue to suffer painful shame resulting from beatings they suffer at the hands of their spouses.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Our Paramedics Are Suffering – Emergency Medical Services

[News24Wire] The two Cape Town paramedics who got caught in an attack on their police escort in Gugulethu this week, previously had guns pointed at them, an EMS spokesperson said on Friday.

[News24Wire] The two Cape Town paramedics who got caught in an attack on their police escort in Gugulethu this week, previously had guns pointed at them, an EMS spokesperson said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hope You’re Not Stuck in London – Buhari Taunts Protesters

[Vanguard] President Muhammad Buhari yesterday told those who staged the Resume or Resign protest against him in London that he has returned and resumed, noting that he hoped they were not stuck in London.

[Vanguard] President Muhammad Buhari yesterday told those who staged the Resume or Resign protest against him in London that he has returned and resumed, noting that he hoped they were not stuck in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UK High Commissioner Speaks On President Buhari’s Health

[Vanguard] The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright, has said that the Presidency was not lying to Nigerians about the true health status and fitness of President Muhammadu Buhari to perform his duties as Head of State and Commander-in-…

[Vanguard] The British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright, has said that the Presidency was not lying to Nigerians about the true health status and fitness of President Muhammadu Buhari to perform his duties as Head of State and Commander-in-Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

HIV Cases Increase

[National Aids Commission] Monrovia/Friday, August 25, 2017/NAC: With the national HIV prevalence at 2.1%, the National AIDS Commission of Liberia has reported an increase in the number of persons living with HIV in Liberia from about 33,000 persons to…

[National Aids Commission] Monrovia/Friday, August 25, 2017/NAC: With the national HIV prevalence at 2.1%, the National AIDS Commission of Liberia has reported an increase in the number of persons living with HIV in Liberia from about 33,000 persons to 43,200 persons. According to the National AIDS Commission, the new figure represents Spectrum 2017 Estimates finalized and published by the National AIDS Control Program of the Ministry of Health. Spectrum is a UNAIDS software that estimates different HIV indicators within the country

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Advocaid, Carl Advocate Decriminalisation of Petty Offences

[Concord] AdvocAid’s Executive Director, Simitie Lavaly, on Wednesday 23 August, 2017, engaged members of the Human Rights Committee in Parliament on their organisation’s project to decriminalise or declassify certain offences as means of decongesting …

[Concord] AdvocAid's Executive Director, Simitie Lavaly, on Wednesday 23 August, 2017, engaged members of the Human Rights Committee in Parliament on their organisation's project to decriminalise or declassify certain offences as means of decongesting Correctional Centres across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

FCC Mayor Says Relationship With Masada Sour

[Concord] Mayor of Freetown City Council (FCC), Franklyn Baba Bode Gibson, has claimed that the relationship between his institution and MASADA Waste Management Company is not as sweet as one would expect, because the latter is sabotaging the operation…

[Concord] Mayor of Freetown City Council (FCC), Franklyn Baba Bode Gibson, has claimed that the relationship between his institution and MASADA Waste Management Company is not as sweet as one would expect, because the latter is sabotaging the operations of the council.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

As Nassit Clocks 15 Foreign Guests to Grace Confab in October

[Concord] Foreign dignitaries and social security experts are expected to grace the occasion marking the 15th anniversary of the National Social Security and Insurance Trust (NASSIT) in October, this year.

[Concord] Foreign dignitaries and social security experts are expected to grace the occasion marking the 15th anniversary of the National Social Security and Insurance Trust (NASSIT) in October, this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Bank of Sierra Leone Forex Gate11 Alleged Fraudsters Sent to Jail

[Concord] A battery of lawyers yesterday failed to convince Magistrate Albert J. Moody presiding at the Magistrates’ Court No.1 to grant bail to eleven accused persons, who were arraigned before the court for conspiracy to defraud contrary to the laws …

[Concord] A battery of lawyers yesterday failed to convince Magistrate Albert J. Moody presiding at the Magistrates' Court No.1 to grant bail to eleven accused persons, who were arraigned before the court for conspiracy to defraud contrary to the laws of Sierra Leone.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone