Two Nigerians, Eight Other Africans Nominated for Innovation Prize for Africa 2017

[Premium Times] The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) (www.AfricanInnovation.org) today announced the top 10 nominees who will be contending for the 2017 Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) , to be awarded in Accra, Ghana on July 18.

[Premium Times] The African Innovation Foundation (AIF) (www.AfricanInnovation.org) today announced the top 10 nominees who will be contending for the 2017 Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) , to be awarded in Accra, Ghana on July 18.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Too Much Sadza Killing Zimbabweans – Expert

[New Zimbabwe] A GERMANY-BASED sustainable agriculture promotion organization, Welthungerhilfe, says “too much maize” which Zimbabweans consume as well as their poor eating practices are some of the sources of non-communicable diseases stunting and kil…

[New Zimbabwe] A GERMANY-BASED sustainable agriculture promotion organization, Welthungerhilfe, says "too much maize" which Zimbabweans consume as well as their poor eating practices are some of the sources of non-communicable diseases stunting and killing them.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

The Political Influence of Musicians – Liberia’s Elections Charade

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The role of musicians in influencing the decisions of their fans in selecting candidates has always been exploited fully by political parties and candidates in Liberia.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The role of musicians in influencing the decisions of their fans in selecting candidates has always been exploited fully by political parties and candidates in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NEC Chairman Wants Court to Dismiss Dual Citizenship Lawsuit

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Claims by a group of concerned Liberians now before the Civil Law Court at the Temple of Justice for adjudication that the Chairman of the National Election Commission Jerome Korkoya is an American citizen, Wednesday took an…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Claims by a group of concerned Liberians now before the Civil Law Court at the Temple of Justice for adjudication that the Chairman of the National Election Commission Jerome Korkoya is an American citizen, Wednesday took another dimension when the NEC boss asked the court to dismiss the claims.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

More Than 6,000 Candidates Failed University of Liberia Entrance Exams

[FrontPageAfrica] Fendall -The University of Liberia has released the result of the entrance and placement exam administered on Saturday, May 13, 2017 to more than 8,000 candidates.

[FrontPageAfrica] Fendall -The University of Liberia has released the result of the entrance and placement exam administered on Saturday, May 13, 2017 to more than 8,000 candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

MOH, WHO Celebrate World Blood Donor Day in Monrovia

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As part of its effort in revamping the health system after the deadly Ebola virus disease, the Ministry of Health (MOH) in partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO) has celebrated World Blood Donor Day under the t…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As part of its effort in revamping the health system after the deadly Ebola virus disease, the Ministry of Health (MOH) in partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO) has celebrated World Blood Donor Day under the theme: "What can we do? Give Blood. Give Now. Give often." in commemoration of World Blood Donor Day.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ecowas Authority of Heads of State Reduces Size of Commission

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The 51st Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government has approved the recommendation for a reduction in the size of the Commission from fifteen (15) Commissioners to nine (9) and for a reduction…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The 51st Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government has approved the recommendation for a reduction in the size of the Commission from fifteen (15) Commissioners to nine (9) and for a reduction of the number of Statutory Appointees to seventeen (17) in all Community Institutions as proposed by the Council of Ministers.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rural Teachers Criticize New Curriculum, Demands Dokora Resignation

[263Chat] Rural teachers from Mashonaland East Province have raised red flags on the Minister of Primary and Secondary Education, Lazarus Dokora on the newly introduced curriculum saying that it is huge farce.

[263Chat] Rural teachers from Mashonaland East Province have raised red flags on the Minister of Primary and Secondary Education, Lazarus Dokora on the newly introduced curriculum saying that it is huge farce.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cuanza Sul – Health Minister Announces Construction of Two New Hospitals

[ANGOP] Sumbe -Two new hospitals, one provincial and one municipal, will be built, as from 2018 in Sumbe and Porto-Amboim respectively, under the Public Investment Programme (PIP), in order to replace the old ones in a poor state of conservation.

[ANGOP] Sumbe -Two new hospitals, one provincial and one municipal, will be built, as from 2018 in Sumbe and Porto-Amboim respectively, under the Public Investment Programme (PIP), in order to replace the old ones in a poor state of conservation.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola