South Sudan Marks 6th Independence Anniversary

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa congratulated the government and people of South Sudan on their sixth independence anniversary on Sunday, saying the nation needs to reflect on unity and their vision for a peaceful future.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa congratulated the government and people of South Sudan on their sixth independence anniversary on Sunday, saying the nation needs to reflect on unity and their vision for a peaceful future.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Ex MP Ssozi Kaddu-Mukasa On the Run Over ‘Debts’

[Observer] Jerome Ssozi Kaddu-Mukasa was destined for political success after cutting his teeth on radio but after 10 years in parliament, the once honourable figure is now a fugitive after a topsy-turvy court case and personal misfortune, writes JOSEP…

[Observer] Jerome Ssozi Kaddu-Mukasa was destined for political success after cutting his teeth on radio but after 10 years in parliament, the once honourable figure is now a fugitive after a topsy-turvy court case and personal misfortune, writes JOSEPH KIMBOWA

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Masari Seeks Investors for Solid Mineral Sector

[Daily Trust] Katsina -Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has said research conducted by the National Raw Materials Research and Development Council has shown that the state is blessed with 35 different types of mineral resources that are mostly un…

[Daily Trust] Katsina -Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has said research conducted by the National Raw Materials Research and Development Council has shown that the state is blessed with 35 different types of mineral resources that are mostly untapped.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Former Refugees Win Right to Stay

[News24Wire] Over 1 000 former Angolan refugees were this week granted the right by the Department of Home Affairs to live and work in South Africa for a period of four years.

[News24Wire] Over 1 000 former Angolan refugees were this week granted the right by the Department of Home Affairs to live and work in South Africa for a period of four years.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Opposition Party to Visit KZN Hospitals Amid Cancer Crisis

[News24Wire] Democratic Alliance (DA) shadow minister for health, Patricia Kopane, is expected to visit Addington and Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospitals, accused of failing to adequately treat cancer patients, in Durban on Monday.

[News24Wire] Democratic Alliance (DA) shadow minister for health, Patricia Kopane, is expected to visit Addington and Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospitals, accused of failing to adequately treat cancer patients, in Durban on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Magufuli Stance a Setback On Girl-Child Education

[Observer] I am one of the African women deeply disappointed by the utterances made by Tanzania president John Pombe Magufuli that teenage mothers impregnated while still in school should not be allowed back to their studies.

[Observer] I am one of the African women deeply disappointed by the utterances made by Tanzania president John Pombe Magufuli that teenage mothers impregnated while still in school should not be allowed back to their studies.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Political Aspirants Take Code of Conduct Challenge to Supreme Court

[Observer] The realities are now dawning upon Liberians (at home and abroad) as it was inevitable that this day or such a moment would come the since that fateful day when the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the Code of Conduct. The infan…

[Observer] The realities are now dawning upon Liberians (at home and abroad) as it was inevitable that this day or such a moment would come the since that fateful day when the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of the Code of Conduct. The infant Code, finally using its teeth, has bitten its first few victims via the rejections of four political aspirants by the National Elections Commission (NEC). But these affected aspirants are not squealing in pain. No, they are barking all the way to the Supreme Court, ea

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

25-Year-Old Wins Facebook Award for Boda Boda App

[Observer] It is not every day that you meet a 25-year old Ugandan pursuing a PhD. But MOSES NAMARA is not any 25-year old. Sheila Gashishiri writes about this award winner who is making waves internationally.

[Observer] It is not every day that you meet a 25-year old Ugandan pursuing a PhD. But MOSES NAMARA is not any 25-year old. Sheila Gashishiri writes about this award winner who is making waves internationally.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda