Electoral Commission to Report on Progress With Voters’ Roll

[News24Wire] The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) is on Wednesday expected to brief the media on the progress made and new developments in its drive to obtain addresses for the registered voters’ roll.

[News24Wire] The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) is on Wednesday expected to brief the media on the progress made and new developments in its drive to obtain addresses for the registered voters' roll.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Aga Khan Arrives for Two-Day Official Visit

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The founder and chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), His Highness the Aga Khan, is expected in the country today for a two-day official visit.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The founder and chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), His Highness the Aga Khan, is expected in the country today for a two-day official visit.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Action Plan Urged to Stamp Out Violence Against Women, Children

[Citizen] Violence against women and children remains high in most remote areas in the country due to the persistence of poor traditional practices, ignorance and unwillingness to shun such tendencies.

[Citizen] Violence against women and children remains high in most remote areas in the country due to the persistence of poor traditional practices, ignorance and unwillingness to shun such tendencies.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

A Foreign Firm Arbitrates Between Federal States and UAE

[Shabelle] According to a leaked letter released by Galmudug Presidency, and obtained by Shabelle Media Network, President, Ahmed Dualle Gelle “Haaf” wrote to Thomas B. Coleman, Managing Director, Levant Suez Consulting Corp based in Houston, Texas USA.

[Shabelle] According to a leaked letter released by Galmudug Presidency, and obtained by Shabelle Media Network, President, Ahmed Dualle Gelle "Haaf" wrote to Thomas B. Coleman, Managing Director, Levant Suez Consulting Corp based in Houston, Texas USA.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

States Urged to Increase Funding for Nutrition

[Leadership] Abuja -The minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, and development partners in the health sector yesterday urged the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory,…

[Leadership] Abuja -The minister of Health, Prof Isaac Adewole, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, and development partners in the health sector yesterday urged the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory, to increase funding for nutrition of children under the age of five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dogara Backs Buhari on Federalism

[Leadership] Abuja -Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, backed President Muhammadu Buhari’s position that the National Assembly is the only organ of government to restructure the country.

[Leadership] Abuja -Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara, yesterday, backed President Muhammadu Buhari's position that the National Assembly is the only organ of government to restructure the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Opens 5-Star Pearl of Africa Hotel

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -A week after the Pearl of Africa Hotel Kampala officially opened its doors with fireworks, President Yoweri Museveni launched the 5-star facility at a colourful ceremony on Tuesday night.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -A week after the Pearl of Africa Hotel Kampala officially opened its doors with fireworks, President Yoweri Museveni launched the 5-star facility at a colourful ceremony on Tuesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda