US Bars Staff, Citizens From Using Air Zimbabwe – Report

[News24Wire] The United States embassy in Zimbabwean capital Harare has reportedly barred its citizens and staff from traveling on the southern African country’s troubled national airline, Air Zimbabwe, citing safety concerns.

[News24Wire] The United States embassy in Zimbabwean capital Harare has reportedly barred its citizens and staff from traveling on the southern African country's troubled national airline, Air Zimbabwe, citing safety concerns.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Salary Commission Rejects Deal As Nurses’ Strike Hits Hospitals

[Nation] One person died after he was turned away from a hospital on Monday, as the health sector was thrown into a crisis after the Salaries and Remuneration Commission rejected a new pay agreement for nurses, which had been negotiated by the Council …

[Nation] One person died after he was turned away from a hospital on Monday, as the health sector was thrown into a crisis after the Salaries and Remuneration Commission rejected a new pay agreement for nurses, which had been negotiated by the Council of Governors.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Can Government Establish Loan Scheme for Chronic Care in Uganda?

[Monitor] A few years ago, the government set up a students’ loan scheme for tertiary education. The objective of the scheme is to help the disadvantaged students in society to access tertiary education, especially those who would not get an opportunit…

[Monitor] A few years ago, the government set up a students' loan scheme for tertiary education. The objective of the scheme is to help the disadvantaged students in society to access tertiary education, especially those who would not get an opportunity to attain tertiary education. Indeed a number of students have benefited from this scheme since its inception. While the challenge of vulnerability was identified in accessing tertiary education, this challenge is even more pronounced in health, especially in accessi

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Dilemma As Catholic Priest Condemns Use of Condoms

[Monitor] Moyo -Despite significant progress made in the fight against HIV/Aids because of the “ABC” strategy, there is a dilemma among the Catholic community whether to continue using condoms or not.

[Monitor] Moyo -Despite significant progress made in the fight against HIV/Aids because of the "ABC" strategy, there is a dilemma among the Catholic community whether to continue using condoms or not.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Slain Sugar Company Legal Officer ‘Said No to Illegal Sugar’

[Nation] The refusal to authorise importation of illegal sugar and release of money for campaigns are the strongest leads in the killing of Mumias Sugar Company legal officer Ronald Lubya.

[Nation] The refusal to authorise importation of illegal sugar and release of money for campaigns are the strongest leads in the killing of Mumias Sugar Company legal officer Ronald Lubya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigerian Head of UN Population Agency Dies Suddenly

[UN News] Secretary-General António Guterres and other senior United Nations officials have paid tribute to Babatunde Osotimehin, the Executive Director of the UN Population Fund (UNFPA), who passed away suddenly this morning at the age of 68.

[UN News] Secretary-General António Guterres and other senior United Nations officials have paid tribute to Babatunde Osotimehin, the Executive Director of the UN Population Fund (UNFPA), who passed away suddenly this morning at the age of 68.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

My Citizenship Is Challenged!

[Ghanaian Chronicle] “A man who decides to serve his nation must die in war, and not murdered by the very citizens that he swore an oath to protect and defend against both internal and external aggression. For him to die in this manner challenges my ci…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] "A man who decides to serve his nation must die in war, and not murdered by the very citizens that he swore an oath to protect and defend against both internal and external aggression. For him to die in this manner challenges my citizenship," (Prof. Fred Mark Bagonluri, Uncle of Captain Maxwell Mahama)

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Wesleyan Church Presents New National Superintendent to President Koroma

[Sierra Leone Government] The Wesleyan Church of Sierra Leone on Thursday, 1st June 2017, presented Reverend John A. Baminhoma as their new National Superintendent to President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma at State House in Freetown.

[Sierra Leone Government] The Wesleyan Church of Sierra Leone on Thursday, 1st June 2017, presented Reverend John A. Baminhoma as their new National Superintendent to President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma at State House in Freetown.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone