Resistance Continues to End Child Marriage in the North

[VOA] In a village in northern Nigeria, teen wives gather on mats spread out in the dirt just outside the chief imam’s home. They talk about their initial reactions to getting married.

[VOA] In a village in northern Nigeria, teen wives gather on mats spread out in the dirt just outside the chief imam's home. They talk about their initial reactions to getting married.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soccer – Stereo Confident Red Lions Will Be Formidable Side in the Coming Season

[Nyasa Times] Newly recruited Head Coach at Red Lions, Stereo Gondwe, says he is confident that Red Lions can get a single cup and perform remarkably well in the TNM Super League this season.

[Nyasa Times] Newly recruited Head Coach at Red Lions, Stereo Gondwe, says he is confident that Red Lions can get a single cup and perform remarkably well in the TNM Super League this season.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Chinese Company Launches Groundbreaking Ceremony for Textile Factories in Malawi

[Focac] A Chinese company on Monday launched a groundbreaking ceremony for textile factories in Malawi, which the government says will greatly promote its industrialization drive.

[Focac] A Chinese company on Monday launched a groundbreaking ceremony for textile factories in Malawi, which the government says will greatly promote its industrialization drive.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

AfDB Assesses Projects in Cuanza Norte

[ANGOP] Ndalatando -A technical team of African Development Bank (AfDB) met Tuesday in Ndalatando, northern Cuanza Norte province, with local government to discuss funding of future development projects in the region.

[ANGOP] Ndalatando -A technical team of African Development Bank (AfDB) met Tuesday in Ndalatando, northern Cuanza Norte province, with local government to discuss funding of future development projects in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Angola Holds Local Elections in 2020

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Council of the Republic on Thursday recommended by consensus the year 2020 for the holding of first municipal elections in Angola, reads the meeting final communiqué.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Council of the Republic on Thursday recommended by consensus the year 2020 for the holding of first municipal elections in Angola, reads the meeting final communiqué.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

112 Political Parties to Contest in Election – Report

[News24Wire] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly questioned the authenticity of the number of new political parties that have been formed in the past few months to contest this year’s elections.

[News24Wire] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly questioned the authenticity of the number of new political parties that have been formed in the past few months to contest this year's elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Angolan Woman Vanguard of Country’s Moral Reserve – Minister

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan woman is the vanguard of the country’s moral reserve, a pillar of the sustainability of peace building, social pacification and national reconciliation, said Thursday in Luanda the Minister of Public Administration, Work and…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan woman is the vanguard of the country's moral reserve, a pillar of the sustainability of peace building, social pacification and national reconciliation, said Thursday in Luanda the Minister of Public Administration, Work and Social Security (MAPTSS), Jesus Maiato.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Reforms Can Have Effects of Up to 3.5 Percent On GDP – World Bank

[ANGOP] Luanda -Reforms to be made in the Angolan financial sector could have a positive effect of growth of up to 3.5 percent on the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), said the head of the economy in the African regions of the World Bank ), Alber…

[ANGOP] Luanda -Reforms to be made in the Angolan financial sector could have a positive effect of growth of up to 3.5 percent on the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP), said the head of the economy in the African regions of the World Bank ), Albert Zeufack.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

CPLP Discusses Water Resources, Environment Agenda

[ANGOP] Brasília -Ministers of Energy and Water of the Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP ) Wednesday analysed the agenda of water resources, environment and sanitation, held in Brasilia, Brazil.

[ANGOP] Brasília -Ministers of Energy and Water of the Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP ) Wednesday analysed the agenda of water resources, environment and sanitation, held in Brasilia, Brazil.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

State Secretary Stresses Kimbanguista Church Key Role in Society

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Church of Jesus Christ on Earth (Kimbanguista) plays a preponderant role in Angolan society in particular and the world in general for its performance in spreading the sacred scriptures and in the rescue of moral and civic values, s…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Church of Jesus Christ on Earth (Kimbanguista) plays a preponderant role in Angolan society in particular and the world in general for its performance in spreading the sacred scriptures and in the rescue of moral and civic values, said today in Luanda, the Secretary of State for Mass Media, Celso Malavoloneke.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola