What Do We Know About Moringa (Never Die) (Nebedai in Wolof, Jamboo in Mandinka and Binebeddai in Jola)

[The Point] The plant moringa oleifera is very popular (locally known as ‘Nebedai’) in the Senegambia region where it exists principally in scattered uncultivated forms. It is mainly consumed in various forms as food in the region although a few useful…

[The Point] The plant moringa oleifera is very popular (locally known as 'Nebedai') in the Senegambia region where it exists principally in scattered uncultivated forms. It is mainly consumed in various forms as food in the region although a few useful extra-culinary attributes have been suggested.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Egypt Hails Trump’s Criticism of Western Media Coverage of Terror Attacks

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt’s foreign ministry hailed U.S. President Donald Trump’s criticism of the western media’s coverage of some terrorist attacks around the world, saying that it is in line with Egypt’s anti-terrorism strategy.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt's foreign ministry hailed U.S. President Donald Trump's criticism of the western media's coverage of some terrorist attacks around the world, saying that it is in line with Egypt's anti-terrorism strategy.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Egypt Court Sentences Two to Death Over Violence Near U.S. Embassy in 2013

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The Cairo Criminal Court sentenced two to death and twenty others to life imprisonment on Tuesday in a case concerning violent clashes that erupted between security forces and protesters near the U.S. embassy in 2013.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The Cairo Criminal Court sentenced two to death and twenty others to life imprisonment on Tuesday in a case concerning violent clashes that erupted between security forces and protesters near the U.S. embassy in 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Egyptian Pound Slightly Appreciates Against U.S. Dollar in Major Banks

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The Egyptian pound slightly appreciated against the US dollar on Tuesday, as it was sold at between EGP 18.25 and EGP 18.5 to the dollar in some of Egypt’s major banks.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The Egyptian pound slightly appreciated against the US dollar on Tuesday, as it was sold at between EGP 18.25 and EGP 18.5 to the dollar in some of Egypt's major banks.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Human Rights Defenders Persecuted in Burundi, UN Experts Warn

[Iwacu] UN human rights experts warn about severe repression of human rights defenders as well as the ban and provisional suspension of a number of civil society organizations in Burundi. Burundi Government denies the allegations.

[Iwacu] UN human rights experts warn about severe repression of human rights defenders as well as the ban and provisional suspension of a number of civil society organizations in Burundi. Burundi Government denies the allegations.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Domestic League – Real Tied By Champions Ports

[Foroyaa] Armed Forces look every inch the side to lookout for this campaign. With no CAf Champions League pressure boiling over their heads unlike domestic champions Gambia Ports Authority, title pretenders and contenders, put together, are in for hot…

[Foroyaa] Armed Forces look every inch the side to lookout for this campaign. With no CAf Champions League pressure boiling over their heads unlike domestic champions Gambia Ports Authority, title pretenders and contenders, put together, are in for hot treat if the Khaki Boys' recent prepossessing display is anything to make reference of.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Nigeria Aids Agency Warns Against HIV Cure ‘Publicity’

[Premium Times] The Director General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS, Sani Aliyu, has expressed displeasure with the publicity given to the claim of a cure for HIV/AIDS by a Nigerian professor.

[Premium Times] The Director General of the National Agency for the Control of AIDS, Sani Aliyu, has expressed displeasure with the publicity given to the claim of a cure for HIV/AIDS by a Nigerian professor.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

N2.2 Billion Fraud – Why Nigeria Dropped Charges Against Supreme Court Registrar, Others – Official

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government says it withdrew the charge against the Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court based on information provided during a plea bargain between the prosecution and the defendants.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government says it withdrew the charge against the Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court based on information provided during a plea bargain between the prosecution and the defendants.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria