HM King Mohammed Vi Honoured With Global Hope Coalition Award for Promoting Tolerance

[MAP] New York -The Global Hope Coalition awarded here on Monday the Special Recognition Award for Leadership in the promotion of tolerance and cross-cultural rapprochement to HM King Mohammed VI “for the visionary leadership of the Sovereign in promot…

[MAP] New York -The Global Hope Coalition awarded here on Monday the Special Recognition Award for Leadership in the promotion of tolerance and cross-cultural rapprochement to HM King Mohammed VI "for the visionary leadership of the Sovereign in promoting harmony between different cultures both in Morocco and on the international scene".

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Sterling Bank Takes Giant Strides in Housing Sector

[This Day] Nigeria has a worrisome deficit in housing, which as at 2012, was estimated at a minimum of 17 million units. Recently, the figure was raised and, according to experts, it could be up to 20 million units, if a proper investigation of the sta…

[This Day] Nigeria has a worrisome deficit in housing, which as at 2012, was estimated at a minimum of 17 million units. Recently, the figure was raised and, according to experts, it could be up to 20 million units, if a proper investigation of the state of affairs in the sector was undertaken. Interestingly Sterling Bank Plc., has been playing significant financing role on both the demand and supply side of the housing sector, designed to contribute to a reduction of the deficit. Bennett Oghifo writes

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S. Forces Increase Airstrikes Amid Uncertainty Over Future

[Shabelle] An intensifying U.S. airstrike campaign against Somalia is unlikely by itself to defeat a resilient band of al-Qaida-aligned militants, a fact that could tempt the U.S. to wade deeper into a country faced with the departure of an African for…

[Shabelle] An intensifying U.S. airstrike campaign against Somalia is unlikely by itself to defeat a resilient band of al-Qaida-aligned militants, a fact that could tempt the U.S. to wade deeper into a country faced with the departure of an African force that has offered protection for a decade.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

More U.S. Humanitarian Aid for Somalia and Ethiopia

[Shabelle] Ethiopia’s eastern lowlands bordering Somalia are suffering through a severe drought. The rainy season was late and not enough, causing devastating losses among local livestock herds.

[Shabelle] Ethiopia's eastern lowlands bordering Somalia are suffering through a severe drought. The rainy season was late and not enough, causing devastating losses among local livestock herds.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

My First Day At School

[Ghana Govt.] The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for La Nkwantanang-Madina Municipal Assembly, Hon.Jeniffer Dede Afagbedzi has asked teachers to show much compassion for school children and handle them with all the needed care to help boost their conf…

[Ghana Govt.] The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for La Nkwantanang-Madina Municipal Assembly, Hon.Jeniffer Dede Afagbedzi has asked teachers to show much compassion for school children and handle them with all the needed care to help boost their confidence.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Extreme Weather Kills Three Children, Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala / El Malha / El Fasher -Three children died in separate incidents with extreme weather in Darfur. A fire broke out in a basic school in a camp in South Darfur.

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala / El Malha / El Fasher -Three children died in separate incidents with extreme weather in Darfur. A fire broke out in a basic school in a camp in South Darfur.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Cholera Deaths in Central, South Darfur Camps

[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti / Nyala -One person died of cholera, while two others were taken to the isolation centre in Nierteti Hospital in Central Darfur on Monday. Another person died in a camp near Nyala.

[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti / Nyala -One person died of cholera, while two others were taken to the isolation centre in Nierteti Hospital in Central Darfur on Monday. Another person died in a camp near Nyala.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Media Must Reconcile Gambia’ – Minister Demba Ali Jawo

[The Point] Government, civil society and the Gambia Press Union (GPU) have adopted a unanimous position in calling for the media to put the public good first ahead of any other considerations, in a bid to promote “healing and reconciliation efforts in…

[The Point] Government, civil society and the Gambia Press Union (GPU) have adopted a unanimous position in calling for the media to put the public good first ahead of any other considerations, in a bid to promote "healing and reconciliation efforts in the 'New Gambia."

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt Urged Not to Sign Partnership Agreement With EU

[Vanguard] BENJAMIN Mkapa, Tanzania’s former President, has warned Nigeria to resist pressure to sign the Economic Partnership Agreement, (EPA), with the European Union, because according to him, such contracts are counterproductive. Mkapa sounded this…

[Vanguard] BENJAMIN Mkapa, Tanzania's former President, has warned Nigeria to resist pressure to sign the Economic Partnership Agreement, (EPA), with the European Union, because according to him, such contracts are counterproductive. Mkapa sounded this warning as guest speaker at the 45th Annual general Meeting of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) on September 14, 2017 in Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

LCPS Graduates 64 Doctors

[Observer] The Liberia College of Physicians and Surgeons (LCPS), which is in charge of running the Liberia Post-Graduate Medical College (LPGMC), recently graduated its first batch of specialized doctors in the country.

[Observer] The Liberia College of Physicians and Surgeons (LCPS), which is in charge of running the Liberia Post-Graduate Medical College (LPGMC), recently graduated its first batch of specialized doctors in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia