Drug Agency Chief – Target ‘Big Fish’ With Surveillance, Intelligence Work

[Seychelles News Agency] The National Drugs Enforcement Agency, NDEA, was set up in 2008 to counter the threat of illegal drugs coming into Seychelles. A number of criticisms have been thrown at the agency by the public throughout the years, ranging fr…

[Seychelles News Agency] The National Drugs Enforcement Agency, NDEA, was set up in 2008 to counter the threat of illegal drugs coming into Seychelles. A number of criticisms have been thrown at the agency by the public throughout the years, ranging from allegations of corruption to malpractice.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Cycling – Federation Defends Construction of Bicycle Paths

[ANGOP] Luanda -The secretary general of the Angolan Cycling Federation (FACI), João Francisco, defended the need to build exclusive routes for bicycle riders as a way to motivate the emergence of new athletes in the country.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The secretary general of the Angolan Cycling Federation (FACI), João Francisco, defended the need to build exclusive routes for bicycle riders as a way to motivate the emergence of new athletes in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Tshireletso Meets UNAIDS Delegation

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The introduction of the Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) programme has reduced by 96 per cent the number of children born by HIV positive mothers who are HIV negative.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The introduction of the Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) programme has reduced by 96 per cent the number of children born by HIV positive mothers who are HIV negative.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Award Ceremony Held for First Mauritius Heritage Short Film Competition

[Government of Mauritius] An award ceremony for the first Mauritius Heritage Short Film Competition was held yesterday at the Rajiv Gandhi Science Centre in Bell Village. The ceremony organised by the National Heritage Fund (NHF) and the Mauritius Film…

[Government of Mauritius] An award ceremony for the first Mauritius Heritage Short Film Competition was held yesterday at the Rajiv Gandhi Science Centre in Bell Village. The ceremony organised by the National Heritage Fund (NHF) and the Mauritius Film Development Corporation (MFDC), lies in the context of activities marking the International Day for Monuments and Sites 2017, normally observed on 18 April.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

National Youth Games 2017 Promotes Sporting Values

[Government of Mauritius] The Finals of the National Youth Games 2017, aiming at promoting sporting values and encouraging the practice of sports among the youth, was launched yesterday at the Pandit Sahadeo Gymnasium, in Vacoas.

[Government of Mauritius] The Finals of the National Youth Games 2017, aiming at promoting sporting values and encouraging the practice of sports among the youth, was launched yesterday at the Pandit Sahadeo Gymnasium, in Vacoas.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Father to Spend Double Life Imprisonment for Rape

[SAPS] On Thursday, 13 April 2017, the Maphumulo Regional Court sentenced a 55-year-old father for raping his biological daughter. He was sentenced to double life imprisonment plus five years for sexual assault. He was also declared unfit to possess a …

[SAPS] On Thursday, 13 April 2017, the Maphumulo Regional Court sentenced a 55-year-old father for raping his biological daughter. He was sentenced to double life imprisonment plus five years for sexual assault. He was also declared unfit to possess a firearm.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa