2019 Elections – INEC Turns Down Naseni Electronic Voting Machine

[Vanguard] Abuja -Despite the euphoria that greeted the invention of a solar-powered electronic voting machine by the National Agency of Science and Engineering Infrastructure, NASENI, indications have emerged that INEC is not very enthusiastic about i…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Despite the euphoria that greeted the invention of a solar-powered electronic voting machine by the National Agency of Science and Engineering Infrastructure, NASENI, indications have emerged that INEC is not very enthusiastic about its deployment for the 2019 general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

13 People Die Because of Poor Quality Surgery Material – Minister

[Nyasa Times] Chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on Health Juliana Lunguzi has told Parliament some of the miseries at Kamuzu Central Hospital (KCH) in Lilongwe, saying 13 people have died in four months due to lack of surgery materials known a…

[Nyasa Times] Chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on Health Juliana Lunguzi has told Parliament some of the miseries at Kamuzu Central Hospital (KCH) in Lilongwe, saying 13 people have died in four months due to lack of surgery materials known as sutures.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Namibian Governor Hails Govt Youth Programmes

[The Herald] Visiting Kavango East region governor in Namibia Ambassador Dr Samuel Kaveto Mbambo, has hailed Government’s empowerment programmes that position youths to play a key role in national economic development.Speaking on the sidelines of a tou…

[The Herald] Visiting Kavango East region governor in Namibia Ambassador Dr Samuel Kaveto Mbambo, has hailed Government's empowerment programmes that position youths to play a key role in national economic development.Speaking on the sidelines of a tour of Pickstone Peerless Mine in Chegutu on Wednesday, Dr Mbambo said Government had taken a deliberate stance to facilitate the venturing of youths into sectors such as mining.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cuts to Darfur Peacekeeping Mission ‘Misguided’ – HRW

[Radio Dabanga] New York -A planned reduction of peacekeeping troops in Darfur risks leaving civilians without much-needed protection in the face of continued violence, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a statement yesterday.

[Radio Dabanga] New York -A planned reduction of peacekeeping troops in Darfur risks leaving civilians without much-needed protection in the face of continued violence, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a statement yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Deadly Clash Over Stolen Cattle in South Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Tur -At least three people were killed, several others injured, and five people were kidnapped in an attack by gunmen on a group of civilians in South Darfur yesterday.

[Radio Dabanga] Tur -At least three people were killed, several others injured, and five people were kidnapped in an attack by gunmen on a group of civilians in South Darfur yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Cholera Now Endemic in Sudan’s El Gedaref’ – Former Minister

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref / White Nile / Khartoum -The former Minister of Health of El Gedaref, Mustafa El Sayed, told Radio Dabanga that cholera has become one of the endemic diseases in El Gedaref.

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref / White Nile / Khartoum -The former Minister of Health of El Gedaref, Mustafa El Sayed, told Radio Dabanga that cholera has become one of the endemic diseases in El Gedaref.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Red Sea Journalist Held for Social Media Posts

[Radio Dabanga] Sawakin -The police of Sawakin locality in Sudan’s Red Sea state detained a local journalist on Wednesday after the locality’s Executive Director filed a complaint against the reporter.

[Radio Dabanga] Sawakin -The police of Sawakin locality in Sudan's Red Sea state detained a local journalist on Wednesday after the locality's Executive Director filed a complaint against the reporter.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Queen Elizabeth to Honour Two Young Rwandans

[New Times] Two exceptional young people from Rwanda are set to receive a Queen’s Young Leaders Award to be presented by Queen Elizabeth at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London, on June 29.

[New Times] Two exceptional young people from Rwanda are set to receive a Queen's Young Leaders Award to be presented by Queen Elizabeth at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London, on June 29.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mutambara Launches Book

[The Herald] Former Deputy Prime Minister in the inclusive Government Professor Arthur Mutambara has launched an autobiography detailing his life from his formative stage as a child, his stint as a student at the University of Zimbabwe, up to the time …

[The Herald] Former Deputy Prime Minister in the inclusive Government Professor Arthur Mutambara has launched an autobiography detailing his life from his formative stage as a child, his stint as a student at the University of Zimbabwe, up to the time when he was one of the principals in the global political agreement in 2009.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe