Slow Processes, Poor Working Conditions At Addington Hospital

[News24Wire] A site visit by a parliamentary committee to the troubled Addington Hospital in Durban on Thursday has revealed slow hiring processes and a lack of proper equipment at the public health facility.

[News24Wire] A site visit by a parliamentary committee to the troubled Addington Hospital in Durban on Thursday has revealed slow hiring processes and a lack of proper equipment at the public health facility.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

O’Sullivan Denies Kidnapping Allegations

[News24Wire] Forensic investigator Paul O’Sullivan has denied allegations that he threatened, intimidated or kidnapped Cora van der Merwe from her offices at law firm Ronald Bobroff & Partners Incorporated in October last year.

[News24Wire] Forensic investigator Paul O'Sullivan has denied allegations that he threatened, intimidated or kidnapped Cora van der Merwe from her offices at law firm Ronald Bobroff & Partners Incorporated in October last year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Low Turnout as Govt Reopens 40 Schools in Far North

[VOA] Cameroon’s government has ordered the reopening of dozens of schools in the north that were deserted following attacks by Boko Haram. But turnout has been low amid continued security concerns.

[VOA] Cameroon's government has ordered the reopening of dozens of schools in the north that were deserted following attacks by Boko Haram. But turnout has been low amid continued security concerns.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Kenya Poll Agency in Crisis

[East African] Five officials of Kenya’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) have disowned a memo issued by chairman Wafula Chebukati to its chief executive Ezra Chiloba.

[East African] Five officials of Kenya's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) have disowned a memo issued by chairman Wafula Chebukati to its chief executive Ezra Chiloba.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MPs Dismiss Govt’s Witchcraft Explanation for Murders of Women

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Members of Parliament (MPs) dismissed an explanation by the Internal Affairs Minister that the 21 women killed in the last four months in Nansana and Katabi in Entebbe were ritual murders.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Members of Parliament (MPs) dismissed an explanation by the Internal Affairs Minister that the 21 women killed in the last four months in Nansana and Katabi in Entebbe were ritual murders.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Joburg Zoo Reinstated as African Association of Zoos and Aquaria Member

[News24Wire] The Johannesburg Zoo has been reinstated as a member of the African Association of Zoos and Aquaria (Paazab), the City of Johannesburg said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] The Johannesburg Zoo has been reinstated as a member of the African Association of Zoos and Aquaria (Paazab), the City of Johannesburg said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Supreme Court Ruling and What It Means for the Country

[The Conversation Africa] Kenya’s Chief Justice David Maraga was widely expected to dismiss the election petition filed by opposition candidate Raila Odinga after the poll against President Uhuru Kenyatta and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Co…

[The Conversation Africa] Kenya's Chief Justice David Maraga was widely expected to dismiss the election petition filed by opposition candidate Raila Odinga after the poll against President Uhuru Kenyatta and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Report Pins Women Murders On Witchcraft

[Observer] Bits of the not-so-new details about the rampant killings of women in Wakiso district, provided by government yesterday, got tongues wagging and drew the anger of MPs.

[Observer] Bits of the not-so-new details about the rampant killings of women in Wakiso district, provided by government yesterday, got tongues wagging and drew the anger of MPs.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda