Hospitals Run Out of Anti-Malaria Drugs

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government is facing challenges to fight malaria that kills many people every day, with the news about the acute shortage of anti-malarial drugs in the country.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government is facing challenges to fight malaria that kills many people every day, with the news about the acute shortage of anti-malarial drugs in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt Eager to Reduce Environmental, Health Risks

[The Herald] Government is participating in the regional Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) project to reduce environmental and health risks as expected by the Stockholm Convention. Twelve southern African countries are involved in the project where oils…

[The Herald] Government is participating in the regional Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) project to reduce environmental and health risks as expected by the Stockholm Convention. Twelve southern African countries are involved in the project where oils and wastes containing PCBs will be shipped outside the continent. PCBs belong to the highly hazardous group of chemicals referred to as Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Customs Intercepts 842 Cartons of Machetes

[Daily Trust] Owerri -The Nigeria Customs Service Federal Operations Unit, Zone C’ Owerri has intercepted 842 cartons of machetes valued at N24 million and a container of processed wood valued at N2.9 million illegally imported into the country

[Daily Trust] Owerri -The Nigeria Customs Service Federal Operations Unit, Zone C' Owerri has intercepted 842 cartons of machetes valued at N24 million and a container of processed wood valued at N2.9 million illegally imported into the country

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Transformation Will Only Come Through Unity and Hardwork – President

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo has said the country can only achieve the desired social and economic transformation through unity, hard work and a consistent fight against corruption.

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo has said the country can only achieve the desired social and economic transformation through unity, hard work and a consistent fight against corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Bosome Freho Marks 60th Independence Day Celebration

[Ghana Govt.] A parade of 360 students from Basic and Senior High Schools including Cadet and Voluntary Organizations from the Bosome Freho District has marked the district celebration of Ghana’s 60th Independence Day at the district capital, Asiwa.

[Ghana Govt.] A parade of 360 students from Basic and Senior High Schools including Cadet and Voluntary Organizations from the Bosome Freho District has marked the district celebration of Ghana's 60th Independence Day at the district capital, Asiwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Govt to Re-Brand Ghana

[Ghana Govt.] The government of Ghana is exploring strategies to re-brand Ghana and make it ‘a unique selling point in the West African sub-region.’

[Ghana Govt.] The government of Ghana is exploring strategies to re-brand Ghana and make it 'a unique selling point in the West African sub-region.'

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Army Investigates Human Rights Abuses

[Daily Trust] The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai yesterday inaugurated a Special Board of Inquiry to investigate allegations of Human Rights abuses against some personnel of the Nigerian Army.

[Daily Trust] The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai yesterday inaugurated a Special Board of Inquiry to investigate allegations of Human Rights abuses against some personnel of the Nigerian Army.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria