The Internet Leaves Swahili Internet Users Behind

[Nation] The question of the language of the web has been on the international agenda for a while. The internet, having been designed by English-speaking American scientists, is naturally English-centric and tends to crowd out other languages.

[Nation] The question of the language of the web has been on the international agenda for a while. The internet, having been designed by English-speaking American scientists, is naturally English-centric and tends to crowd out other languages.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Huawei and UOM Sign MOU to Promote ICT Education

[Government of Mauritius] Huawei Technologies and University of Mauritius (UOM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the setting up of a Huawei Authorised Information and Network Academy (HAINA) and Seeds For The Future (SFTF) programmes, on 22 May 2017 at UOM, Réduit. During the ceremony, ten Mauritian students sponsored by Huawei received their certificate of admission for the SFTF programme for ICT training in China.

[Government of Mauritius] Huawei Technologies and University of Mauritius (UOM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the setting up of a Huawei Authorised Information and Network Academy (HAINA) and Seeds For The Future (SFTF) programmes, on 22 May 2017 at UOM, Réduit. During the ceremony, ten Mauritian students sponsored by Huawei received their certificate of admission for the SFTF programme for ICT training in China.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Speaker of Parliament Visits Morocco

[Ghana Govt.] The Speaker of Ghana’s Parliament, Prof. Mike Aaron Oquaye, is leading a seven-member delegation on a three-day official visit to the Moroccan House of Representatives.

[Ghana Govt.] The Speaker of Ghana's Parliament, Prof. Mike Aaron Oquaye, is leading a seven-member delegation on a three-day official visit to the Moroccan House of Representatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Nasarawa Journalists Disown NUJ Chairman’s Claim Over Strike

[Daily Trust] Lafia -Members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) from Nasarawa State owned media have disassociated themselves from the claim of the state’s union chairman Dogo Shama, that ‘journalists are not in support of the ongoing workers st…

[Daily Trust] Lafia -Members of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) from Nasarawa State owned media have disassociated themselves from the claim of the state's union chairman Dogo Shama, that 'journalists are not in support of the ongoing workers strike.'

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I’ll Recontest to Complete My Tenure, Says Fayose

[Guardian] Ekiti State governor Ayodele Fayose yesterday evening dropped a bombshell when he declared that he would contest the 2018 gubernatorial election ?so that he could serve his ‘term which was truncated through an orchestrated conspiracy of ille…

[Guardian] Ekiti State governor Ayodele Fayose yesterday evening dropped a bombshell when he declared that he would contest the 2018 gubernatorial election ?so that he could serve his 'term which was truncated through an orchestrated conspiracy of illegal impeachment in 2006.'

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

More Soldiers Charged With Murder

[Daily Observer] More former members of The Gambia Armed Forces have been charged in absentia before a Banjul Magistrates’ Court in connection with their alleged participation in carrying out murder during the regime of Gambia’s former President Yahya …

[Daily Observer] More former members of The Gambia Armed Forces have been charged in absentia before a Banjul Magistrates' Court in connection with their alleged participation in carrying out murder during the regime of Gambia's former President Yahya Jammeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Angola and Russia Discuss Strengthening of Military Cooperation

[ANGOP] Luanda -The mechanisms for deepening cooperation in the military field between Angolan and Russian authorities were analyzed on Monday in Luanda, during a meeting between the Minister of National Defense, João Lourenço, and the Deputy Prime Minister of the Federation of Russia, Yuri Trutnev.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The mechanisms for deepening cooperation in the military field between Angolan and Russian authorities were analyzed on Monday in Luanda, during a meeting between the Minister of National Defense, João Lourenço, and the Deputy Prime Minister of the Federation of Russia, Yuri Trutnev.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Tourism Ministry Staff Cry Foul Over Payments

[New Era] Windhoek -Some staff members of the Ministry of Environment and Tourism have expressed dismay over claims that a few individuals in the ministry travel solely to benefit from subsistence and travel allowance (S&T) payments.

[New Era] Windhoek -Some staff members of the Ministry of Environment and Tourism have expressed dismay over claims that a few individuals in the ministry travel solely to benefit from subsistence and travel allowance (S&T) payments.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Geingob Enters Grootfontein Debacle

[Namibian] PRESIDENT Hage Geingob yesterday asked justice minister Albert Kawana for legal advice on the Swapo Grootfontein restructuring exercise done on Sunday.

[Namibian] PRESIDENT Hage Geingob yesterday asked justice minister Albert Kawana for legal advice on the Swapo Grootfontein restructuring exercise done on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia