WHO Urges Govt to Tackle Challenges Facing Polio Eradication

[Leadership] Abuja -As Nigeria celebrates 13 months without Polio outbreaks, the World Health Organisation(WHO) yesterday urged the federal government to tackle issues threatening the total eradication of the disease in the country.

[Leadership] Abuja -As Nigeria celebrates 13 months without Polio outbreaks, the World Health Organisation(WHO) yesterday urged the federal government to tackle issues threatening the total eradication of the disease in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Borno IDPs Camps Record 701 Fresh Cases of Cholera

[Leadership] Maiduguri -No fewer than 701 fresh cases of cholera epidemic were recorded at various Internally Displaced persons ( IDPs) camps in Maiduguri and other local government areas of Borno State between Friday last week to Monday .

[Leadership] Maiduguri -No fewer than 701 fresh cases of cholera epidemic were recorded at various Internally Displaced persons ( IDPs) camps in Maiduguri and other local government areas of Borno State between Friday last week to Monday .

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lobby Group Rejects Media Regulator’s Order

[East African] The Association for Media Development in South Sudan (AMDISS) has rejected the order by the regulator for fresh registration of all practitioners and institutions.

[East African] The Association for Media Development in South Sudan (AMDISS) has rejected the order by the regulator for fresh registration of all practitioners and institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

16 Tanzanians Perish in Uganda Deadly Crash

[Daily News] At least 16 Tanzanians, who were from attending a wedding in Kampala, killed, seven others injured in a road accident at Katonga in Mpigi district , Ugandan media report.

[Daily News] At least 16 Tanzanians, who were from attending a wedding in Kampala, killed, seven others injured in a road accident at Katonga in Mpigi district , Ugandan media report.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘It’s Time to Resign,’ Mugabe’s VP Mnangagwa Told

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s former vice president Joice Mujuru has advised under fire Deputy President Emmerson Mnangagwa to quit following recent attacks by President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace, a report says.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's former vice president Joice Mujuru has advised under fire Deputy President Emmerson Mnangagwa to quit following recent attacks by President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace, a report says.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kamba Laid to Rest

[The Herald] Dr Angeline Kamba, the first black Zimbabwean to head the National Archives and widow of the first black Vice Chancellor of the University of Zimbabwe Professor Walter Kamba, was buried at Warren Hills Cemetery in Harare yesterday. Family,…

[The Herald] Dr Angeline Kamba, the first black Zimbabwean to head the National Archives and widow of the first black Vice Chancellor of the University of Zimbabwe Professor Walter Kamba, was buried at Warren Hills Cemetery in Harare yesterday. Family, friends, former workmates and Government officials thronged Warren Hills Cemetery to bid farewell to Dr Kamba. She was given a State-assisted funeral.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruling Party Provincial, Regional Congresses Placed on Ice

[News24Wire] To ensure that the ANC’s December elective conference goes ahead, ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe has banned regional and provincial congresses after September 30.

[News24Wire] To ensure that the ANC's December elective conference goes ahead, ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe has banned regional and provincial congresses after September 30.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Trouble of Nigerian Culture Writing

[This is Africa] Culture journalism in Nigeria is bogged down in a lack of skill, professionalism and basic appreciation for the quality of the craft, writes TIA culture critic Oris Aigbokhaevbolo

[This is Africa] Culture journalism in Nigeria is bogged down in a lack of skill, professionalism and basic appreciation for the quality of the craft, writes TIA culture critic Oris Aigbokhaevbolo

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria