Maternal Health – U.S.$20 Million Safe Birth Initiative for Nigeria, Ivory Coast

[Vanguard] Coca-Cola Company is set to launch a new programme tagged: “The Safe Birth Initiative” to support the Ministries of Health in Nigeria and Ivory Coast to tackle the high incidence of maternal and newborn mortalities.

[Vanguard] Coca-Cola Company is set to launch a new programme tagged: "The Safe Birth Initiative" to support the Ministries of Health in Nigeria and Ivory Coast to tackle the high incidence of maternal and newborn mortalities.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Diesel Consumption Drops for First Time in 7 Years

[Nation] Diesel consumption in Kenya dropped for the first time in seven years, pointing to a slowdown in an economy that uses the fuel to power industries, agricultural machinery and commercial vehicles.

[Nation] Diesel consumption in Kenya dropped for the first time in seven years, pointing to a slowdown in an economy that uses the fuel to power industries, agricultural machinery and commercial vehicles.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nasa Demonstrations Registered Improved Turnout Monday

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The National Super Alliance demonstrations entered the third week on Monday, with police and supporters of the Coalition slowly building a bond unlike at the beginning where they would not be allowed to assemble.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The National Super Alliance demonstrations entered the third week on Monday, with police and supporters of the Coalition slowly building a bond unlike at the beginning where they would not be allowed to assemble.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Soccer – Ratanang FC Launches

[Botswana Daily News] Sesung -Over the weekend a little known village of Sesung near Letlhakeng launched a football team that would ply its trade in the Kweneng regional division three league, making the team, Ratanang Football Club a history maker as …

[Botswana Daily News] Sesung -Over the weekend a little known village of Sesung near Letlhakeng launched a football team that would ply its trade in the Kweneng regional division three league, making the team, Ratanang Football Club a history maker as it is for the first time ever that a team from Kweneng features in the structured Botswana Football Association leagues.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Trial Date Set For Wildlife Bosses Accused of Stealing Rhino Horns

[New Zimbabwe] A former Parks and Wildlife Department (Zimparks) director will later this month go on trial over the disappearance, under his care, of some 53 rhino horns worth $3million.

[New Zimbabwe] A former Parks and Wildlife Department (Zimparks) director will later this month go on trial over the disappearance, under his care, of some 53 rhino horns worth $3million.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why HIV+ Women Get Late Cervical Cancer

[Monitor] Cervical cancer is the leading cause of death for HIV positive women in Uganda. This is because they report with the cancer at a very late stage according to Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI).

[Monitor] Cervical cancer is the leading cause of death for HIV positive women in Uganda. This is because they report with the cancer at a very late stage according to Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Blocked Swapo Leaders Fume Over Rejection

[Namibian] THE decision by the Swapo politburo to block the practice of allowing senior party members to participate at the party’s congress because of their national leader status has left some fuming.

[Namibian] THE decision by the Swapo politburo to block the practice of allowing senior party members to participate at the party's congress because of their national leader status has left some fuming.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia