Nobel Prize Winning Author Joins University of Johannesburg

[University of Johannesburg] The University of Johannesburg (UJ) is pleased to announce the appointment of the first African recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Prof Wole Soyinka , who has joined UJ as a Distinguished Visiting Professor in the …

[University of Johannesburg] The University of Johannesburg (UJ) is pleased to announce the appointment of the first African recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Prof Wole Soyinka , who has joined UJ as a Distinguished Visiting Professor in the University's Faculty of Humanities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rival Campaign Violence Leaves Dozens Wounded, Properties Damaged On Both Sides

[Observer] Several persons last Thursday sustained injuries at the launch of the official campaign rally of Montserrado Electoral District #3 Unity Party candidate, Ceebee C. D. Barshell.

[Observer] Several persons last Thursday sustained injuries at the launch of the official campaign rally of Montserrado Electoral District #3 Unity Party candidate, Ceebee C. D. Barshell.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Chatsworth Murder Suspect Arrested

[SAPS] A 24-year-old man has been arrested for the murder of Gona Pillay (63) and attempted murder of her 67-year-old husband. On Wednesday 20 September 2017 at 19:00, the deceased and her husband were at their home in Silverglen, Chatsworth when they …

[SAPS] A 24-year-old man has been arrested for the murder of Gona Pillay (63) and attempted murder of her 67-year-old husband. On Wednesday 20 September 2017 at 19:00, the deceased and her husband were at their home in Silverglen, Chatsworth when they were approached by four people who pretended to have an interest in viewing their house which was on sale. The suspects attacked the victims, fatally stabbing Pillay whilst her husband was taken to hospital after he sustained serious injuries.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Migrants in Tunisia/Libya – Meps to Assess Migration Management in the Region

[PR Newswire] Strasbourg, France -A Civil Liberties Committee delegation will be in Tunisia from 18 to 22 September to assess cooperation in migration management between the EU and countries in the region.

[PR Newswire] Strasbourg, France -A Civil Liberties Committee delegation will be in Tunisia from 18 to 22 September to assess cooperation in migration management between the EU and countries in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Mozambique to Introduce Chinese Acupuncture to Public Hospitals

[Focac] Maputo -Mozambique’s Ministry of Health said Friday it will introduce acupuncture, a traditional Chinese medical treatment, to main provincial hospitals in the country’s central and northern regions next year.

[Focac] Maputo -Mozambique's Ministry of Health said Friday it will introduce acupuncture, a traditional Chinese medical treatment, to main provincial hospitals in the country's central and northern regions next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Violent Clashes Rage On in Libya’s Sabratha

[Focac] Tripoli -The western Libyan city of Sabratha has witnessed violent clashes for a week between rival armed groups, which have caused dozens of casualties and forced residents to flee their homes.

[Focac] Tripoli -The western Libyan city of Sabratha has witnessed violent clashes for a week between rival armed groups, which have caused dozens of casualties and forced residents to flee their homes.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

China Pledges to Support Somalia’s Development

[Focac] Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire on Thursday on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, pledging China’s support for Somalia’s development.

[Focac] Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire on Thursday on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, pledging China's support for Somalia's development.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia