Cholera Kills 14

[CAJ News] Khartoum -A shortage of boats, which is a prime transport source in the region, and fuel scarcity are worsening the deadly cholera outbreak that has claimed 14 lives in crisis-torn South Sudan. The disease has spread dramatically in the East…

[CAJ News] Khartoum -A shortage of boats, which is a prime transport source in the region, and fuel scarcity are worsening the deadly cholera outbreak that has claimed 14 lives in crisis-torn South Sudan. The disease has spread dramatically in the Eastern Lakes state. Health minister, Achol Marial, conceded government faced numerous challenges in addressing the outbreak, citing the presence of one motorboat, which is unable to cover all 28 highlands. "Lack of fuel is also affecting the motorboat operation," added Marial. Disea

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Death Toll Rises in DRC Militia, Military Clashes

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -ESCALATING clashes between the Kamuina Nsapu militia and government forces have in recent days resulted in the deaths of 50 more people in the Kasai regions of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The persistent conflict is marked by …

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -ESCALATING clashes between the Kamuina Nsapu militia and government forces have in recent days resulted in the deaths of 50 more people in the Kasai regions of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The persistent conflict is marked by violent atrocities committed by the militia loyal to the tribal ruler, including their recruitment and use of child soldiers whilst targeting symbols and institutions of state authority. There is also the disproportionate use of force by the Armed Forces of the DRC (FARDC) in the

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Internet Shutdown Latest Violation On English Cameroonians

[CAJ News] Yaounde -CAMEROON is under international pressure to restore internet services to predominantly English-speaking parts of the country cut off since January following anti-government protests. Police have reacted with brutality to the English…

[CAJ News] Yaounde -CAMEROON is under international pressure to restore internet services to predominantly English-speaking parts of the country cut off since January following anti-government protests. Police have reacted with brutality to the English speakers who have long reported that they face discrimination and marginalization. Cameroon has two official languages: French and English but English speakers have long reported that they face discrimination and marginalization, and are excluded from top civil service position

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Munya Says Governors Ready to Talk With Striking Doctors

[Nation] The Council of Governors has said there is still an open window for negations with striking doctors despite the jailing of union officials by the labour court for contempt.

[Nation] The Council of Governors has said there is still an open window for negations with striking doctors despite the jailing of union officials by the labour court for contempt.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MPs End Maizegate Inquiry With Intense Grilling of Firm Officials

[Nyasa Times] Transglobe officials were on Sunday exposed as liars as the parliamentary inquiry on maizegate took them head on, grilling and cornering them leaving a director literally shivering.

[Nyasa Times] Transglobe officials were on Sunday exposed as liars as the parliamentary inquiry on maizegate took them head on, grilling and cornering them leaving a director literally shivering.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Aden Duale Hits Out at Raila Odinga for Backing Jailed Doctors

[Nation] National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale has hit back at opposition leader Raila Odinga over his statement on the jailed doctors’ officials, accusing him of playing politics with the issue.

[Nation] National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale has hit back at opposition leader Raila Odinga over his statement on the jailed doctors' officials, accusing him of playing politics with the issue.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Killing of Birds Could Land You in Jail

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -The killing of birds along the Lake Chilwa Basin which is home to both local and migratory birds has been labeled as criminal, the Malawi News Agency (MANA) has learnt.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -The killing of birds along the Lake Chilwa Basin which is home to both local and migratory birds has been labeled as criminal, the Malawi News Agency (MANA) has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Vaginal Ring Dapivirine Gets Positive Feedback

[Nyasa Times] A new HIV prevention measure, Dapivirine Ring, which has up to seventy-one per cent ability to protect users from contracting the virus has proved to be super-effective, according to preliminary research results by University of North Car…

[Nyasa Times] A new HIV prevention measure, Dapivirine Ring, which has up to seventy-one per cent ability to protect users from contracting the virus has proved to be super-effective, according to preliminary research results by University of North Carolina (UNC) and John Hopkins.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi