Saraki Mourns Late Adesoye

[Vanguard] Abuja -Senate President Bukola Saraki yesterday described late Chief Emmanuel Olatunji Adesoye, the Asiwaju of Offa as a worthy son of Kwara State who used his wealth, knowledge and enterprise for the growth and development of the state and …

[Vanguard] Abuja -Senate President Bukola Saraki yesterday described late Chief Emmanuel Olatunji Adesoye, the Asiwaju of Offa as a worthy son of Kwara State who used his wealth, knowledge and enterprise for the growth and development of the state and Nigeria in many spheres.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

A Clean Break With Mugabe’s Past Will Have to Wait – Even Beyond Elections

[The Conversation Africa] Who would have thought that this year would end with Robert Mugabe having lost the presidency of both the governing Zanu-PF and Zimbabwe? None could have foreseen such a development being the work of his ruling party’s inner c…

[The Conversation Africa] Who would have thought that this year would end with Robert Mugabe having lost the presidency of both the governing Zanu-PF and Zimbabwe? None could have foreseen such a development being the work of his ruling party's inner circle.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Book Sheds Light on Apartheid-Era Surgeon Who Caused Kenya Big Heartache

[Nation] A newspaper reporter has published a new book on Dr Christian Barnard, the South African surgeon who gained global acclaim when he performed the world’s first heart transplant in 1967.

[Nation] A newspaper reporter has published a new book on Dr Christian Barnard, the South African surgeon who gained global acclaim when he performed the world's first heart transplant in 1967.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fast-Rising Ndigiti Wins 10km Race in Kisii AK Meeting

[Nation] World Under-18 10km race walk bronze medallist Dominic Ndigiti emerged victorious on good day for Africa 400m hurdles silver medallist Maureen Jelagat in the second leg of Athletics Kenya Track and Field Meeting Saturday at Kisii University.

[Nation] World Under-18 10km race walk bronze medallist Dominic Ndigiti emerged victorious on good day for Africa 400m hurdles silver medallist Maureen Jelagat in the second leg of Athletics Kenya Track and Field Meeting Saturday at Kisii University.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rich Food, Rich Performances – Lamu Fest Thrills

[Nation] The 17th edition of the Lamu Cultural Festival, held last month, will go down in history as the first one that local tourists outnumbered foreigners. And there were enough attractions to keep the visitors entertained for the four days when the…

[Nation] The 17th edition of the Lamu Cultural Festival, held last month, will go down in history as the first one that local tourists outnumbered foreigners. And there were enough attractions to keep the visitors entertained for the four days when the Coastal town hosted the event — from henna paintings to the popular donkey race and dhow racing competition.

Israel Deepens Ties With Africa As Netanyahu Meets 10 Leaders

[East African] He was the trophy guest that Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta — facing questions on the credibility of the election that won him a second term in office — wished for.

[East African] He was the trophy guest that Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta -- facing questions on the credibility of the election that won him a second term in office -- wished for.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

250 000 People Living With HIV-Aids

[Namibian] About 10% of Namibians or 247 126 people are living with HIV, according to 2016 statistics, health minister Bernard Haufiku said on Friday during World AIDS Day commemorations at Katima Mulilo in the Zambezi region.

[Namibian] About 10% of Namibians or 247 126 people are living with HIV, according to 2016 statistics, health minister Bernard Haufiku said on Friday during World AIDS Day commemorations at Katima Mulilo in the Zambezi region.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia