UK Donates Fund to Help Drought Victims

[Shabelle] United Kingdom International Development Secretary Priti Patel has called for a new concerted global push to prevent millions of people losing their lives across East Africa to the threat of starvation and disease.

[Shabelle] United Kingdom International Development Secretary Priti Patel has called for a new concerted global push to prevent millions of people losing their lives across East Africa to the threat of starvation and disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Container Catches Fire At a Port in Northern Somalia

[Shabelle] A container at the port of Berbera town, caught fire on Sunday night and fire crews are trying hard to put out the fire, Somaliland authorities said. The container was completely destroyed in the ablaze but no human casualties were reported …

[Shabelle] A container at the port of Berbera town, caught fire on Sunday night and fire crews are trying hard to put out the fire, Somaliland authorities said. The container was completely destroyed in the ablaze but no human casualties were reported so far.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

In Dire Need of Blood Donation

[Citizen] According to Mama Ye’s report, Tanzania’s Blood Services: Factsheet 2017, a campaign intended to making life-saving changes for Tanzania’s mothers and babies, only one third of the blood needed in Tanzania is collected by the Tanzania’s Natio…

[Citizen] According to Mama Ye's report, Tanzania's Blood Services: Factsheet 2017, a campaign intended to making life-saving changes for Tanzania's mothers and babies, only one third of the blood needed in Tanzania is collected by the Tanzania's National Blood Transfusion Service.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

The Quest to Solve a Failed Conception

[Citizen] As a general practitioner, I meet patients and people of all sorts. From children, mothers, to male adults. I have personally encountered several women who come with queries and problems of infertility. Most of them try to solve the problem f…

[Citizen] As a general practitioner, I meet patients and people of all sorts. From children, mothers, to male adults. I have personally encountered several women who come with queries and problems of infertility. Most of them try to solve the problem first through pastors, traditional healers and at last they may resort to acquiesce into the idea of going to a doctor.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Taifa Stars’s Samatta Signs Deal With Diamond Trust Bank

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The national soccer team, Taifa Stars, captain Mbwana Samatta has signed a six-month endorsement contract with Diamond Trust Bank Tanzania Limited.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The national soccer team, Taifa Stars, captain Mbwana Samatta has signed a six-month endorsement contract with Diamond Trust Bank Tanzania Limited.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kano APC Reaffirms Jibrin’s Membership

[Daily Trust] Kano -The Kano State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the purported expulsion of Abdulmumini Jibrin Kofa and Alhaji Sani Kanti Ranka, from the party as unconstitutional.

[Daily Trust] Kano -The Kano State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the purported expulsion of Abdulmumini Jibrin Kofa and Alhaji Sani Kanti Ranka, from the party as unconstitutional.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tackling Sickle Cell Disease

[Citizen] Lack of sickle cell equipment for early detection of sickle cell disease (SCD) in children is citied to be one of the contributing factor that leads to high number of deaths of sickle cell children in Tanzania.

[Citizen] Lack of sickle cell equipment for early detection of sickle cell disease (SCD) in children is citied to be one of the contributing factor that leads to high number of deaths of sickle cell children in Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Can Low-Income Earners Build a Home?

[Guardian] With the recession lingering and hitting hard on real estate sector, many prospective homeowners are dumping the idea of homeownership, while others want to build a simple home that is comfortable and affordable, without going into debt.

[Guardian] With the recession lingering and hitting hard on real estate sector, many prospective homeowners are dumping the idea of homeownership, while others want to build a simple home that is comfortable and affordable, without going into debt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria