Corruption Likely to Mar Somali Presidential Vote

[VOA] Election observers in Somalia say corruption is running rampant ahead of Wednesday’s presidential election, with candidates giving gifts and large sums of cash to lawmakers to secure their votes.

[VOA] Election observers in Somalia say corruption is running rampant ahead of Wednesday's presidential election, with candidates giving gifts and large sums of cash to lawmakers to secure their votes.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

FDC Chief Mobiliser Ingrid Turinawe Beaten

[Monitor] The Opposition Forum For Democratic Change (FDC) will present former Member of Parliament for Kaberamaido, Ms Florence Ibi Ekwau as their candidate for the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA).

[Monitor] The Opposition Forum For Democratic Change (FDC) will present former Member of Parliament for Kaberamaido, Ms Florence Ibi Ekwau as their candidate for the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sh14.4 Billion for Marginalised Counties Unused, Says PS

[Nation] Demands by MPs from marginalised areas have pushed up the allocation to the Equalisation Fund by Sh2 billion this financial year, making unused funds to shoot up to Sh14.4 billion.

[Nation] Demands by MPs from marginalised areas have pushed up the allocation to the Equalisation Fund by Sh2 billion this financial year, making unused funds to shoot up to Sh14.4 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Export of Snakes to Zoos, Pet Shops Abroad Banned

[Nation] The government has banned the export of various snake species to zoos and pet shops around the world after receiving reports of animal abuse and sale of the reptiles on the black market for their meat and skin.

[Nation] The government has banned the export of various snake species to zoos and pet shops around the world after receiving reports of animal abuse and sale of the reptiles on the black market for their meat and skin.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kibanzanga Calls for Peace, Unity Among Bakonzo

[Monitor] Kampala -State Minister for Agriculture, Mr Christopher Mbalibulha Kibanzanga, has called upon the Bakonzo to preserve peace and unity to strengthen the Obusinga Bw’Rwenzururu cultural institution.

[Monitor] Kampala -State Minister for Agriculture, Mr Christopher Mbalibulha Kibanzanga, has called upon the Bakonzo to preserve peace and unity to strengthen the Obusinga Bw'Rwenzururu cultural institution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Dismisses HIV/Aids Cure Claims

[Guardian] The Federal Government through the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has dismissed the claims by a Professor of Veterinary Medicine and Clinical Virology at the Michael Okpara Un…

[Guardian] The Federal Government through the National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has dismissed the claims by a Professor of Veterinary Medicine and Clinical Virology at the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike, Abia State, Maduike Ezeibe, to have discovered a new drug for the cure of Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NACA Dismisses HIV Cure Claim By Michael Okpara University Prof

[Vanguard] The National Agency for the Control of AIDS, NACA, has dismissed an HIV cure claim by Professor Maduike Ezeibe, a Professor of Veterinary Medicine and Clinical Virology at the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Abia State.

[Vanguard] The National Agency for the Control of AIDS, NACA, has dismissed an HIV cure claim by Professor Maduike Ezeibe, a Professor of Veterinary Medicine and Clinical Virology at the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Abia State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria