Nearly 8 Million Ethiopians Need Emergency Food, Water

[VOA] Ethiopia is appealing for $1.6 billion to provide emergency and long-term aid for 7.88 million people affected by drought, floods and conflict. U.N. officials presented their humanitarian and disaster resilience plan.

[VOA] Ethiopia is appealing for $1.6 billion to provide emergency and long-term aid for 7.88 million people affected by drought, floods and conflict. U.N. officials presented their humanitarian and disaster resilience plan.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Soccer – Zebras Ready for Likoena

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Senior national football team is set to take on their Lesotho counterparts in an international friendly encounter at the National Stadium on Saturday

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Senior national football team is set to take on their Lesotho counterparts in an international friendly encounter at the National Stadium on Saturday

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Khama Thanks Residents

[Botswana Daily News] Mmashoro -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has thanked residents of Serowe West constituency for working well with him during his tenure as area MP and Vice President.

[Botswana Daily News] Mmashoro -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has thanked residents of Serowe West constituency for working well with him during his tenure as area MP and Vice President.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Hamptons Jazz Music Festival Set, Ready

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Jazz lovers are set to be treated to the crème de la crème of jazz music at the fifth annual Hamptons Jazz festival scheduled for tomorrow at Duma grounds with some of the world’s most renowned artistes.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Jazz lovers are set to be treated to the crème de la crème of jazz music at the fifth annual Hamptons Jazz festival scheduled for tomorrow at Duma grounds with some of the world's most renowned artistes.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

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