Re-Elected Volleyball Body President Calls for Unity

[New Times] Moments after being re-elected for a second four-year term, Rwanda Volleyball Federation (FRVB) president, Gustave Nkurunziza appealed for unity within the local volleyball fraternity, insisting that it is the only way the sport is going to…

[New Times] Moments after being re-elected for a second four-year term, Rwanda Volleyball Federation (FRVB) president, Gustave Nkurunziza appealed for unity within the local volleyball fraternity, insisting that it is the only way the sport is going to develop.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Pastor’s Wife Wins Beauty Contest

[Ghana Star] The Maiden Edition of ‘Mrs Accolade Nigeria’ beauty pageant awards staged at the Abuja Sheraton Hotels and Tower recently with high profile celebrities in attendance witnessed the crowning of Mrs Onyinye Obiora-Okoye as the first Mrs Accol…

[Ghana Star] The Maiden Edition of 'Mrs Accolade Nigeria' beauty pageant awards staged at the Abuja Sheraton Hotels and Tower recently with high profile celebrities in attendance witnessed the crowning of Mrs Onyinye Obiora-Okoye as the first Mrs Accolade winner 2016 -2017'.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Launches Waste-to-Wealth Programme in Cross River

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Government and Cross River State have launched the waste-to-wealth programme aimed at generating employment and manage waste in the state. Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, laid the foundation for the …

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Government and Cross River State have launched the waste-to-wealth programme aimed at generating employment and manage waste in the state. Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, laid the foundation for the project at the weekend at Idundu Industrial Layout, Calabar, where the dumpsite is domiciled.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tackle Illicit Brews

[Citizen] Reports from Kwimba District that trees have been felled to get firewood for brewing illicit gin,which causes serious health problems leading to deaths of at least four youth every month, cannot be taken lightly.

[Citizen] Reports from Kwimba District that trees have been felled to get firewood for brewing illicit gin,which causes serious health problems leading to deaths of at least four youth every month, cannot be taken lightly.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Lagos Clamps Down On Illegal Abattoirs, Cattle Markets

[Guardian] In a renewed effort to stem the tide of illegal operations, prevent the sale of unwholesome meat and improve hygiene conditions in abattoirs in Lagos State, no fewer than 24 butchers and cattle marketers have been arrested for offences borde…

[Guardian] In a renewed effort to stem the tide of illegal operations, prevent the sale of unwholesome meat and improve hygiene conditions in abattoirs in Lagos State, no fewer than 24 butchers and cattle marketers have been arrested for offences bordering on illegal operations in a weekend clampdown carried out against illegal abattoirs, slaughter slabs and cattle markets by the state government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Focuses on Security, Stability Ahead of Elections

[VOA] Incumbent Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has vowed to focus on establishing security and political stability if parliament gives him another term in next week’s crucial election in Mogadishu.In an exclusive interview with VOA, Mohamud sai…

[VOA] Incumbent Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has vowed to focus on establishing security and political stability if parliament gives him another term in next week's crucial election in Mogadishu.In an exclusive interview with VOA, Mohamud said his primary priorities will be to work on the security of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Promoting Cohesion Key As CCM Turns 40

[Daily News] Close to the middle of last month, President John Magufuli did something in Chato, his home village in Geita Region, which cynics may have dismissed as a sheer publicity stunt. Not so for many who have kept track of the actions, decisions …

[Daily News] Close to the middle of last month, President John Magufuli did something in Chato, his home village in Geita Region, which cynics may have dismissed as a sheer publicity stunt. Not so for many who have kept track of the actions, decisions and pronouncements of the man who had not even distantly been whispered as a probable candidate - let alone victor - in the race for the top seat in 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

VP – We Will Work for Further Development of Relations With U.S. During the Coming Period

[SNA] Khartoum -Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman has reiterated that Sudan would work during the coming period for further development of relations with the United States of America, disclosing that Sudan foreign policy is b…

[SNA] Khartoum -Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohamed Abdul-Rahman has reiterated that Sudan would work during the coming period for further development of relations with the United States of America, disclosing that Sudan foreign policy is based on exchange of benefits, non-intervention in others affairs, renouncing fundamentalism and terrorism.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan