New Cancer Machine Finally Arrives Into the Country

[Monitor] Kampala -After almost two agonising years of waiting, cancer patients will breathe a sigh of relief after the new radiotherapy machine arrived into the country this week.

[Monitor] Kampala -After almost two agonising years of waiting, cancer patients will breathe a sigh of relief after the new radiotherapy machine arrived into the country this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

South Africans Rally Round Caster After Trolling By UK Columnist

[News24Wire] South Africans on Saturday vowed to “Bell Pottinger” Mail Online columnist Katie Hopkins after she attempted to troll Olympic gold medallist Caster Semenya.

[News24Wire] South Africans on Saturday vowed to "Bell Pottinger" Mail Online columnist Katie Hopkins after she attempted to troll Olympic gold medallist Caster Semenya.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Relative Calm in Kisumu After Kenya Election Clashes

[Al Jazeera] A tense calm prevailed on Saturday in this stronghold of defeated presidential candidate Raila Odinga, a day after his defeat to incumbent President Uharu Kenyatta was officially announced.

[Al Jazeera] A tense calm prevailed on Saturday in this stronghold of defeated presidential candidate Raila Odinga, a day after his defeat to incumbent President Uharu Kenyatta was officially announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Should Come Together After Its Contested Elections

[ICG] Contrary to the deadly election of 2007, Kenya’s pivotal and highly-anticipated 2017 national and local polls passed without major outbreaks of violence. But in order to build on this remarkable achievement, Kenyans must take further steps to ove…

[ICG] Contrary to the deadly election of 2007, Kenya's pivotal and highly-anticipated 2017 national and local polls passed without major outbreaks of violence. But in order to build on this remarkable achievement, Kenyans must take further steps to overcome ethnic divisions and work toward greater national unity and inclusive governance.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Atiku Begs Rich Nigerians to Help Out-of-School Children

[Premium Times] Former Vice President and founder of American University of Nigeria (AUN) Yola, Atiku Abubakar, has made a passionate plea to Nigerians of means to support charity and humanitarian causes that will help in giving formal education to chi…

[Premium Times] Former Vice President and founder of American University of Nigeria (AUN) Yola, Atiku Abubakar, has made a passionate plea to Nigerians of means to support charity and humanitarian causes that will help in giving formal education to children who are out of school in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PM Vows to End Lesotho’s ‘Bad Boy’ Tag

[Lesotho Times] PRIME Minister Thomas Thabane has committed to ensure that Lesotho ceases to be the Southern African Development Community’s (SADC) “bad boy” by initiating a national multi-stakeholder dialogue that would frame the mooted multi-sectoral…

[Lesotho Times] PRIME Minister Thomas Thabane has committed to ensure that Lesotho ceases to be the Southern African Development Community's (SADC) "bad boy" by initiating a national multi-stakeholder dialogue that would frame the mooted multi-sectoral reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Why Nigeria Must Join in Global Application of Biotechnology

[This Day] As global population increases in the face of depleting resources, scientists and technologists regularly seek new ways to ensure that humanity adapts to the environment where they live. In all of these, biotechnology has become a crucial li…

[This Day] As global population increases in the face of depleting resources, scientists and technologists regularly seek new ways to ensure that humanity adapts to the environment where they live. In all of these, biotechnology has become a crucial lifesaving system that Nigeria, like India, must embrace for use by its population, writes Bennett Oghifo

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria