Makgato Calls for More Attention to NCDs

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -More than 36 million people die annually from Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) and over 90 per cent of these premature deaths from NCDs occur in low and middle income countries, says Minister of Health and Wellness, Ms D…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -More than 36 million people die annually from Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) and over 90 per cent of these premature deaths from NCDs occur in low and middle income countries, says Minister of Health and Wellness, Ms Dorcas Makgato.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Farm Murders – South Africans Urged to Observe ‘Black Monday’

[News24Wire] AfriForum and AgriSA have joined the call for South Africans to wear black next week Monday to commemorate the lives of those killed in farm attacks. This comes after Chris Loubser, a farm manager on the farm of a well-known Franschoek bus…

[News24Wire] AfriForum and AgriSA have joined the call for South Africans to wear black next week Monday to commemorate the lives of those killed in farm attacks. This comes after Chris Loubser, a farm manager on the farm of a well-known Franschoek businessman, made an emotional video in which he pleaded with South Africans to stand together in support of the cause. Loubser's video was inspired by a recent farm attack in which Joubert Conradie was shot dead on his property in the Klapmuts area in Stellenbosch.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Botessa to Keep Students Occupied

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana Tertiary Students Sport Association (BOTESSA) newly appointed executive committee has vowed to keep students from social ills by increasing the association’s activities to run throughout the year.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana Tertiary Students Sport Association (BOTESSA) newly appointed executive committee has vowed to keep students from social ills by increasing the association's activities to run throughout the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Tales of Courage – From Street Boy to MP

[Nation] There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age-American Actress, Sophia Loren.

[Nation] There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age-American Actress, Sophia Loren.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

IEBC Won’t Extend Election Beyond Saturday

[Nairobi News] The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will not extend presidential election in counties where the exercise didn’t happen beyond Saturday October 28, 2017.

[Nairobi News] The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will not extend presidential election in counties where the exercise didn't happen beyond Saturday October 28, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nasa-Jubilee ‘Tea Fight’ Thrills Social Media

[Nairobi News] An altercation between Jubilee and Nasa MPs has evoked interesting reactions from the online community making netizens a confused lot on whether they should acknowledge the fact that for once it is the politicians doing the fighting or c…

[Nairobi News] An altercation between Jubilee and Nasa MPs has evoked interesting reactions from the online community making netizens a confused lot on whether they should acknowledge the fact that for once it is the politicians doing the fighting or condemn the reckless behavior.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Governments Must Ensure People Are Competent to Help Themselves

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -In the wake of challenging times, governments must ensure that people are capacitated to enable them to help themselves, says German Ambassador and Special Representative to Southern African Development Community (SADC),…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -In the wake of challenging times, governments must ensure that people are capacitated to enable them to help themselves, says German Ambassador and Special Representative to Southern African Development Community (SADC), Mr Ralf Breth.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Artistes to Sing for Charity

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -In the festive spirit of giving, Esteres Boutique Agency will host a Carols by Candlelight for Thuto Boswa Rehabilitation Centre on December 9 at 5pm at Thapong Visual Art Gallery.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -In the festive spirit of giving, Esteres Boutique Agency will host a Carols by Candlelight for Thuto Boswa Rehabilitation Centre on December 9 at 5pm at Thapong Visual Art Gallery.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Video of Migori Protesters on Lunch Break Goes Viral

[Nairobi News] A video showing protestors in Migori taking some time out from violent confrontation with the police to prepare a meal by the roadside has gone viral on social media.

[Nairobi News] A video showing protestors in Migori taking some time out from violent confrontation with the police to prepare a meal by the roadside has gone viral on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya