How Dr Prahba Choksey Helped Goldalyn Kakuya to Succeed

[Nation] When Goldalyn Kakuya, the top student of the 2017 KCPE exam, was asked in a recent television interview whom she looked up to, her answer was quick and accurate – Dr Prahba Choksey, an Ophthalmologist based at Aga Khan Hospital Nairobi.

[Nation] When Goldalyn Kakuya, the top student of the 2017 KCPE exam, was asked in a recent television interview whom she looked up to, her answer was quick and accurate - Dr Prahba Choksey, an Ophthalmologist based at Aga Khan Hospital Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Launches Master Plan for Capital City

[Citizen] Bujumbura -Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza Tuesday launched the master plan of Burundian capital Bujumbura by the year of 2045, calling for investors to prepare projects for a beautiful and big city respecting environmental standards.

[Citizen] Bujumbura -Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza Tuesday launched the master plan of Burundian capital Bujumbura by the year of 2045, calling for investors to prepare projects for a beautiful and big city respecting environmental standards.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Tanzania Suffers National Power Outage

[East African] Tanzania was hit by a country-wide blackout early on Thursday due to a technical glitch in its national power grid, the country’s state-run electricity supplier said.

[East African] Tanzania was hit by a country-wide blackout early on Thursday due to a technical glitch in its national power grid, the country's state-run electricity supplier said.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Queens Lose Narrowly to England in Final Test Series

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Queens went down again to England Roses in the final match of the three netball international series but there positives for Wednesday evening at at the Genting Arena in Birmingham with a narrow 62-60 scoreline.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Queens went down again to England Roses in the final match of the three netball international series but there positives for Wednesday evening at at the Genting Arena in Birmingham with a narrow 62-60 scoreline.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

University Alumni Motivates Likuni Girls Secondary School Students

[Nyasa Times] Former students of Catholic University (CU) recently visited Likuni Girls Secondary School in Lilongwe where they urged students there to be discipline and aim high if they are to achieve their academic dreams.

[Nyasa Times] Former students of Catholic University (CU) recently visited Likuni Girls Secondary School in Lilongwe where they urged students there to be discipline and aim high if they are to achieve their academic dreams.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Jubilee Nominates Nyachae, Bundi, 13 Others for EALA Jobs

[Nation] Former Commission on Implementation of the Constitution Chairman Charles Nyachae is among Jubilee Party’s nominees to the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala).

[Nation] Former Commission on Implementation of the Constitution Chairman Charles Nyachae is among Jubilee Party's nominees to the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kwa Didi – Closure of Kicukiro Abattoir Leaves Bitter Taste for Many

[New Times] The City of Kigali’s decision to permanently close down SATRA abattoir, commonly known as “Kwa Didi,” has been greeted with mixed reactions from business operators and other stakeholders such as persons who have been working with the entity.

[New Times] The City of Kigali's decision to permanently close down SATRA abattoir, commonly known as "Kwa Didi," has been greeted with mixed reactions from business operators and other stakeholders such as persons who have been working with the entity.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Handball – Goalkeeper Marta Alberto to Join National Squad On Thursday

[ANGOP] Luanda -The goalkeeper Marta Alberto is joining this Thursday the National Handball Team, ahead of the country’s participation in the Germany World Championship, scheduled for 1 to 17 December, this year.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The goalkeeper Marta Alberto is joining this Thursday the National Handball Team, ahead of the country's participation in the Germany World Championship, scheduled for 1 to 17 December, this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Better Care for Sexual Violence Survivors

[MSF] Sexual violence is a major problem in South Africa. Studies show that up to one in four women have been raped in their lifetime and yet only a small proportion of rapes, as few as 1 in 25 are reported to the police and many survivors never access…

[MSF] Sexual violence is a major problem in South Africa. Studies show that up to one in four women have been raped in their lifetime and yet only a small proportion of rapes, as few as 1 in 25 are reported to the police and many survivors never access care. The following are some of the testimonies from victims of sexual violence from the Kgomotso Care MSF Centre in Rustenburg.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Finland Dishes Out Billions to Support Capacity Building

[Daily News] Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Finance and Planning, Mr Doto James, inked the documents for the grant agreements with the Finish Ambassador in Tanzania, Mr Pekka Hukka, in Dar es Salaam yesterday.

[Daily News] Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Finance and Planning, Mr Doto James, inked the documents for the grant agreements with the Finish Ambassador in Tanzania, Mr Pekka Hukka, in Dar es Salaam yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania