Reducing Hypertension in Nigeria

[This Day] As Nigeria joined the rest of the world to mark this year’s World Hypertension Day, stakeholders say lifestyle modification is key to reducing the increasingly prevalent health condition in the country.

[This Day] As Nigeria joined the rest of the world to mark this year's World Hypertension Day, stakeholders say lifestyle modification is key to reducing the increasingly prevalent health condition in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MEC Desbo Mohono On Taung Hotel School and Convention Centre Facilities

[Govt of SA] The North West MEC for Tourism, Desbo Mohono has expressed her satisfaction regarding the status quo of the ongoing construction at the Taung Hotel School and Convention Centre. Mohono and her departmental executive management recently con…

[Govt of SA] The North West MEC for Tourism, Desbo Mohono has expressed her satisfaction regarding the status quo of the ongoing construction at the Taung Hotel School and Convention Centre. Mohono and her departmental executive management recently conducted an inspection, at the site which commenced over 8 months ago .

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Didier Burkhalter Meets Sudanese Foreign Minister in Bern

[PR Newswire] Bern, Switzerland -For years, Switzerland has been delivering humanitarian aid in Darfur and other areas of unrest. It was also active in the process leading up to the ceasefire (Nuba Mountains Ceasefire Agreement), which was negotiated a…

[PR Newswire] Bern, Switzerland -For years, Switzerland has been delivering humanitarian aid in Darfur and other areas of unrest. It was also active in the process leading up to the ceasefire (Nuba Mountains Ceasefire Agreement), which was negotiated and signed in Switzerland on 19 January 2002. This was the starting point for further negotiations leading to the conclusion of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement in 2005 between the Sudan People's Liberation Movement (SPLM) and the government of the Republic of Sudan. Mr Burkhalter said that

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

PPP Will Fast-Track STI in Nigeria – Minister

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Science and Technology Dr Ogbonnaya Onu has said the successes recorded in the partnership between the National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP), and PZ Cussons Nigeria plc have shown that Public Pri…

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Science and Technology Dr Ogbonnaya Onu has said the successes recorded in the partnership between the National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP), and PZ Cussons Nigeria plc have shown that Public Private Partnership (PPP) was a veritable instrument in fast-tracking Science, Technology and Innovation in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Cassell Wants Active Input in Gender Equality

[The Capitol Times] The Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Julia Duncan Cassell, says gender equality should not be women concern alone, but the responsibility of all individuals and society.

[The Capitol Times] The Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Julia Duncan Cassell, says gender equality should not be women concern alone, but the responsibility of all individuals and society.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘We Are Not Deterred’ Boakai Says

[The Capitol Times] Vice President Joseph N. Boakai says he is not deterred by critics who have termed his several endorsements by registered voters as the “catching of small fishes” of politician who are not popular in their constituency.

[The Capitol Times] Vice President Joseph N. Boakai says he is not deterred by critics who have termed his several endorsements by registered voters as the "catching of small fishes" of politician who are not popular in their constituency.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Two-Third Liberians Endorsed Urey, ALP Stalwart Says

[The Capitol Times] The Youth Chairman of the All Liberian Party, Archie Moore, says two-third of the Liberian populace have endorsed the presidential bid of aspirant Benoni Urey ahead of the 2017 elections.

[The Capitol Times] The Youth Chairman of the All Liberian Party, Archie Moore, says two-third of the Liberian populace have endorsed the presidential bid of aspirant Benoni Urey ahead of the 2017 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia