Fresh Crisis Brews in Borno Community Rebuilt By UN After Boko Haram Destruction

[Premium Times] On Tuesday, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) handed over a completely rebuilt Borno community, earlier destroyed by Boko Haram, to the affected displaced people.

[Premium Times] On Tuesday, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) handed over a completely rebuilt Borno community, earlier destroyed by Boko Haram, to the affected displaced people.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Moment of Truth for Winky D

[Zimbabwe Standard] When the visuals of the popular Ngirozi song off Zimdancehall chanter Winky D’s latest album Gombwe came to the public forum on Monday, opinion was extensively divided among his local followers.

[Zimbabwe Standard] When the visuals of the popular Ngirozi song off Zimdancehall chanter Winky D's latest album Gombwe came to the public forum on Monday, opinion was extensively divided among his local followers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Striking Doctors, Nurses Dig in As Zim Hospitals Grind to a Halt

[Zimbabwe Standard] A sense of despair has pervaded Zimbabwe’s major hospitals as the standoff between the government and health workers has left critically ill patients stranded.

[Zimbabwe Standard] A sense of despair has pervaded Zimbabwe's major hospitals as the standoff between the government and health workers has left critically ill patients stranded.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Crowns First ‘Miss Albino’ in Bid to Tackle Stigma

[Deutsche Welle] Zimbabwe has put on its first “Miss Albino” pageant in an effort to stamp out discrimination and stigma surrounding the condition. The 22-year-old winner says she wants to fight for the rights of children with albinism.

[Deutsche Welle] Zimbabwe has put on its first "Miss Albino" pageant in an effort to stamp out discrimination and stigma surrounding the condition. The 22-year-old winner says she wants to fight for the rights of children with albinism.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Herdsmen Attack – Governor Denies Playing Politics With Human Lives

[Guardian] Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, has reiterated his resolve to act responsibly by protecting the people rather than play politics with the recent attack on some communities in Dekina local government council, where many lives were lost.

[Guardian] Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, has reiterated his resolve to act responsibly by protecting the people rather than play politics with the recent attack on some communities in Dekina local government council, where many lives were lost.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim Resigns Amid Financial Scandal

[Deutsche Welle] Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim announced her resignation Saturday amid an ongoing financial scandal. She is accused of purchasing personal luxury items with a credit card from a non-governmental organization.

[Deutsche Welle] Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim announced her resignation Saturday amid an ongoing financial scandal. She is accused of purchasing personal luxury items with a credit card from a non-governmental organization.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Parents, Guardians Urged to Guard Against Extinction of Nigeria Languages

[Guardian] The Principal of Neander International School, Epe, Mr. Idris Agbaje, has called on parents and schoolteachers to teach Nigeria children their mother tongues, as the country is fast losing its unique cultural value.

[Guardian] The Principal of Neander International School, Epe, Mr. Idris Agbaje, has called on parents and schoolteachers to teach Nigeria children their mother tongues, as the country is fast losing its unique cultural value.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Kenyatta Concludes Historic Cuba Visit High On Health

[Capital FM] Havana -President Uhuru Kenyatta today concluded his historic State visit to the Caribbean nation of Cuba that was sharply focused on health, trade and heritage.

[Capital FM] Havana -President Uhuru Kenyatta today concluded his historic State visit to the Caribbean nation of Cuba that was sharply focused on health, trade and heritage.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Seabird Colony Found On Remote Seychellois Island a Positive Surprise for Conservation Officers

[Seychelles News Agency] A seabird colony thought to be no longer breeding in St. Francois atoll for the past five years has been rediscovered on the remote Seychellois island, a conservation officer said.

[Seychelles News Agency] A seabird colony thought to be no longer breeding in St. Francois atoll for the past five years has been rediscovered on the remote Seychellois island, a conservation officer said.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles