Angolan Diplomat Congratulates Armed Forces for 26th Anniversary

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan ambassador to the Republic of Ghana, Augusto da Silva Cunha “Gugu”, congratulated on Monday the Angola?s Armed Forces (FAA) for its 26th anniversary, being marked on October 9.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan ambassador to the Republic of Ghana, Augusto da Silva Cunha "Gugu", congratulated on Monday the Angola?s Armed Forces (FAA) for its 26th anniversary, being marked on October 9.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

INEC Quietly Launches Online News Site

[Guardian] The Prof. Mahmud Yakubu-led Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) made history recently when it quietly launched its online newspaper, INECNEWS.Com. The innovation is the first of its kind among public institutions in Nigeria, alt…

[Guardian] The Prof. Mahmud Yakubu-led Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) made history recently when it quietly launched its online newspaper, INECNEWS.Com. The innovation is the first of its kind among public institutions in Nigeria, although interactive websites and hard copies of occasional newsletters are a common feature among government agencies.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Electrical Discharge Claims Three Lives in Longonjo

[ANGOP] Longonjo -At least three people of the same family were killed Sunday in the district of France, the municipality of Chilata, municipality of Longonjo, 130 kilometers of Huambo city, when they were hit by an electrical shock while it was rainin…

[ANGOP] Longonjo -At least three people of the same family were killed Sunday in the district of France, the municipality of Chilata, municipality of Longonjo, 130 kilometers of Huambo city, when they were hit by an electrical shock while it was raining, Angop learned Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Governor Announces Plan to Transform Pungo-a-Ndongo Into Religious Tourist Spot

[ANGOP] Cacuso -The headquarters of the Pungo-a-Ndongo Commune (municipality of Cacuso), northern Malanje province, will become in near future a privileged area for religious tourism.

[ANGOP] Cacuso -The headquarters of the Pungo-a-Ndongo Commune (municipality of Cacuso), northern Malanje province, will become in near future a privileged area for religious tourism.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Violent Homes Breed Violent Societies

[ISS] Violence against children is an international crisis. A recent report by Know Violence in Childhood says that 1.7 billion children around the world experienced some form of violence, abuse or cruelty in the last year. That is three out of every f…

[ISS] Violence against children is an international crisis. A recent report by Know Violence in Childhood says that 1.7 billion children around the world experienced some form of violence, abuse or cruelty in the last year. That is three out of every four children.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Facebook to Hold Contest for 15 Africa Start-Ups in Nairobi

[Nairobi News] Facebook is set to host in Nairobi a competition for 15 African start-ups that will culminate in the winner getting a Sh2.6 million ($25,000) award and a visit to San Francisco, the headquarters of the social media website.

[Nairobi News] Facebook is set to host in Nairobi a competition for 15 African start-ups that will culminate in the winner getting a Sh2.6 million ($25,000) award and a visit to San Francisco, the headquarters of the social media website.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya