Fishing Nets Cost Harare U.S.$2 Million

[The Herald] Fishing nets blocking Harare’s main water source, Lake Chivero’s intake chambers, are set to cost the city $2 million through another complete shut-down of Morton Jaffray.

[The Herald] Fishing nets blocking Harare's main water source, Lake Chivero's intake chambers, are set to cost the city $2 million through another complete shut-down of Morton Jaffray.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

India Grateful to Nigeria, Benin for Help in Recovering Missing Ship

[Premium Times] India has thanked the governments of Nigeria and Benin for their help and support in locating a ship that went missing off West Africa coast with 22 Indians on board.

[Premium Times] India has thanked the governments of Nigeria and Benin for their help and support in locating a ship that went missing off West Africa coast with 22 Indians on board.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Saraki Speaks On Trial of CCT Chairman, Tackles EFCC

[Premium Times] The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of making a mockery of the fight against corruption, in his ongoing trial on alleged false asset declaration.

[Premium Times] The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of making a mockery of the fight against corruption, in his ongoing trial on alleged false asset declaration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Council On Health Approves 12 Recommendations to Tackle Disease Outbreaks

[Premium Times] To achieve early disease detection and control, state governments have been advised to establish functional infection prevention committees, emergency operational centres and isolation units.

[Premium Times] To achieve early disease detection and control, state governments have been advised to establish functional infection prevention committees, emergency operational centres and isolation units.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Study Reveals Rising Stroke Cases in Women Than Men

[Daily Trust] A new research has suggested that stroke rate is fast declining among men than in women. Stroke is a condition where a part of the brain is affected due to a blood clot. The blood clot prevents the normal blood supply to this part of the …

[Daily Trust] A new research has suggested that stroke rate is fast declining among men than in women. Stroke is a condition where a part of the brain is affected due to a blood clot. The blood clot prevents the normal blood supply to this part of the brain.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Alliance Moves to Reduce Deaths From Non-Communicable Diseases

[Vanguard] With a total of 39.5 million people dying annually due to Non Communicable Diseases, NCDs, Nigeria is striving to achieve the WHO Global NCD Action Plan 2013-2020 and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which seek to reduce 25 percen…

[Vanguard] With a total of 39.5 million people dying annually due to Non Communicable Diseases, NCDs, Nigeria is striving to achieve the WHO Global NCD Action Plan 2013-2020 and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development which seek to reduce 25 percent cases of all premature deaths from NCDs by 2025 and 33 percent overall premature mortality from NCDs as well as promote mental health and well-being 2030.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Over 6 000 Aliens Turned Away By Registrar Office’

[New Zimbabwe] the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) must immediately address administrative, environmental and legislative issues surrounding the biometric voter registration (BVR) mop up exercise which ends this week with 6 000 aliens having been t…

[New Zimbabwe] the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) must immediately address administrative, environmental and legislative issues surrounding the biometric voter registration (BVR) mop up exercise which ends this week with 6 000 aliens having been turned away by the Registrar's Office.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Freezes National Youth Service Tutors’ Wages

[New Zimbabwe] Hundreds of staffers employed in the ministry of youths under the National Youth Service (NYS) department did not receive their January salaries as government tries to weed out non-functional departments, New Zimbabwe.com has gathered.

[New Zimbabwe] Hundreds of staffers employed in the ministry of youths under the National Youth Service (NYS) department did not receive their January salaries as government tries to weed out non-functional departments, New Zimbabwe.com has gathered.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe