Gender Parity Eludes Sporting Codes

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development, Kago Ramokate has decried lack of attention given to gender in sport.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development, Kago Ramokate has decried lack of attention given to gender in sport.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Education – Office 365 Solution Launched for Learning Sector in Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] The Microsoft Office 365 Solution for Education, which provides the broadest and deepest toolkit for content creation, personalised learning and modern classroom collaboration, was launched yesterday at MITD House in Phoenix.

[Government of Mauritius] The Microsoft Office 365 Solution for Education, which provides the broadest and deepest toolkit for content creation, personalised learning and modern classroom collaboration, was launched yesterday at MITD House in Phoenix.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

China Contributes U.S.$5 Million to WFP’s Emergency Operation in South Sudan

[WFP] “The hunger crisis in the country is dire and the people most affected need all the help they can get – immediately,” said Joyce Luma, WFP’s Representative and Country Director in South Sudan. “China’s contribution will enable us to continue our …

[WFP] "The hunger crisis in the country is dire and the people most affected need all the help they can get - immediately," said Joyce Luma, WFP's Representative and Country Director in South Sudan. "China's contribution will enable us to continue our assistance which is a life-line for millions of people in the country."

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Beitbridge-Harare Road Dualisation Begins

[The Herald] Pre-commencement works on the $1 billion Beitbridge-Harare Highway dualisation project have begun while actual construction of the road is expected to start within a month, Transport and Infrastructural Development Minister Dr Joram Gumbo …

[The Herald] Pre-commencement works on the $1 billion Beitbridge-Harare Highway dualisation project have begun while actual construction of the road is expected to start within a month, Transport and Infrastructural Development Minister Dr Joram Gumbo has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Female ‘Rapists’ Back On the Prowl

[The Herald] Female “rapists” have resurfaced following recent reported cases in which two men were sexually assaulted after they were offered lifts by seven women in two separate incidents in Harare.National police spokesperson Chief Superintendent Pa…

[The Herald] Female "rapists" have resurfaced following recent reported cases in which two men were sexually assaulted after they were offered lifts by seven women in two separate incidents in Harare.National police spokesperson Chief Superintendent Paul Nyathi confirmed the incidents and said investigations were in progress. "On May 27, 2017 at around 4pm, the complainant, aged 37, boarded a blue Nissan Bluebird at the Coca-Cola bus stop along Seke Road intending to go to Chitungwiza.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Gambia Off to Accra for Training Camp Prior to Afcon Qualifiers Against Benin

[The Point] The Gambia Senior National team yesterday left Banjul for Accra, Ghana, for a five day training camp before their 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier away to Benin on Sunday 11th June 2017.

[The Point] The Gambia Senior National team yesterday left Banjul for Accra, Ghana, for a five day training camp before their 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier away to Benin on Sunday 11th June 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Igbo, the Worst Enemy to Igbo

[Guardian] When the Jewish prophet, Micah (740-670 BC) declared that, “A man’s enemies are the men of his own household,” Micah 7:6, he foresaw what would be the greatest undoing of any man, which are the people around him. If you are not ruined by tho…

[Guardian] When the Jewish prophet, Micah (740-670 BC) declared that, "A man's enemies are the men of his own household," Micah 7:6, he foresaw what would be the greatest undoing of any man, which are the people around him. If you are not ruined by those around you whom you trust much, you will live long. Those far away from you, who don't know your secrets, can hardly harm you. The enemy is there with you, they are those closest to you.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Four Nigerians Accused of Corruption in Switzerland in Fresh Trouble in Nigeria

[Premium Times] Three former top officials of the Nigerian Ports Authority and a former special adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan, named in a corruption scandal in Switzerland, are now to face fresh probe in Nigeria following the conviction of the…

[Premium Times] Three former top officials of the Nigerian Ports Authority and a former special adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan, named in a corruption scandal in Switzerland, are now to face fresh probe in Nigeria following the conviction of the foreign firm that allegedly gave them more than $2.7 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pres. Sirleaf to Launch High Level Panel On Migration

[LINA] A High-level Panel on International Migration in Africa will be launched on Tuesday, June 6, in Monrovia to push migration issues to the top of policy agenda by engaging major stakeholders and partners.

[LINA] A High-level Panel on International Migration in Africa will be launched on Tuesday, June 6, in Monrovia to push migration issues to the top of policy agenda by engaging major stakeholders and partners.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia