Why Expanding Access to Contraception – and Abortions – Is a ‘Best Buy’

[Bhekisisa] Draft guidelines will look to balance a doctor or nurse’s right recuse themselves from performing abortions with a person’s right to choose.

[Bhekisisa] Draft guidelines will look to balance a doctor or nurse's right recuse themselves from performing abortions with a person's right to choose.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Former Presidential Spokesperson Apologises Over Villa Security Incident

[Premium Times] Former Presidential spokesperson, Segun Adeniyi, has apologised for his Twitter comment after security operatives denied him entry into the Villa for an official event for failing to provide an invitation card.

[Premium Times] Former Presidential spokesperson, Segun Adeniyi, has apologised for his Twitter comment after security operatives denied him entry into the Villa for an official event for failing to provide an invitation card.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Botswana First Country Outside U.S. to Expand Spectrum

[CAJ News] Gaborone -BOTSWANA is set to receive expanded spectrum after authorities granted authority to a local subsidiary of America’s Globalstar for terrestrial mobile broadband services. The Botswana Communications Regulator Authority (BOCRA) has g…

[CAJ News] Gaborone -BOTSWANA is set to receive expanded spectrum after authorities granted authority to a local subsidiary of America's Globalstar for terrestrial mobile broadband services. The Botswana Communications Regulator Authority (BOCRA) has granted the company authority for services over 16.5 MHz of S-band spectrum at 2483.5 to 2500 MHz. Globalstar, the provider of mobile satellite voice and data services, filed its application for terrestrial authority in Botswana in early 2017. With BOCRA's approval, Botswana becom

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

61st Ordinary Session of the African Commission Wraps Up

[Foroyaa] The 61st Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights came to a climax yesterday, 15th November 2017. The fifteen -day session, which marks the 61st edition coinciding with the 30th Anniversary of the Commission, av…

[Foroyaa] The 61st Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights came to a climax yesterday, 15th November 2017. The fifteen -day session, which marks the 61st edition coinciding with the 30th Anniversary of the Commission, availed member states and stakeholders to discuss, share opinions and put forward mechanism to combat the challenges facing the Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Press Conference By Govt, WB, AfDB On Electricity Sector Roadmap

[Foroyaa] The Government of the Gambia through the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Energy, in collaboration with development partners such as the World Bank and African Development Bank, on Monday 13th November 2017, briefed the media on the el…

[Foroyaa] The Government of the Gambia through the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Energy, in collaboration with development partners such as the World Bank and African Development Bank, on Monday 13th November 2017, briefed the media on the electricity sector roadmap at the UN House in Cape Point.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Lang Conteh Narrates Ordeal With the Former Regime

[Foroyaa] Continuing with his testimony before the ‘Janneh’ Commission that is probing into the financial dealings, assets and close associates of former president Yahya Jammeh, the former Foreign Exchange Manager at the Central Bank of The Gambia Lang…

[Foroyaa] Continuing with his testimony before the 'Janneh' Commission that is probing into the financial dealings, assets and close associates of former president Yahya Jammeh, the former Foreign Exchange Manager at the Central Bank of The Gambia Lang Conteh, alleged that the 'Paul' Commission was setup purposely to investigate him on how he acquired his assets and other luxuries.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia