Child Marriage Worst Form of Violence Against Girl-Child – Uwais

[Daily Trust] Maryam Uwais, Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Special Protection Plan, on Sunday described child marriage as the worst form of violence against the girl-child.

[Daily Trust] Maryam Uwais, Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Special Protection Plan, on Sunday described child marriage as the worst form of violence against the girl-child.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Compensation For Former Apartheid Soldiers – Geingob

[New Era] Oshakati -President Hage Geingob has said his government will not compensate former soldiers of the colonial apartheid regime, who served in the South West Africa Territorial Force (SWATF) and Koevoet, a feared paramilitary police organisatio…

[New Era] Oshakati -President Hage Geingob has said his government will not compensate former soldiers of the colonial apartheid regime, who served in the South West Africa Territorial Force (SWATF) and Koevoet, a feared paramilitary police organisation at the time.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

1,400 Extra Lastma Officials to Curb Lagos Gridlocks

[Daily Trust] In a bid to curb traffic gridlocks on Lagos roads, the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) on Sunday said it has engaged over 1,400 new graduate traffic managers.

[Daily Trust] In a bid to curb traffic gridlocks on Lagos roads, the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) on Sunday said it has engaged over 1,400 new graduate traffic managers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unicef Urges Bayelsa, Delta On Water Supply, Sanitation Agency

[Daily Trust] Osogbo -The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has urged the Government of Bayelsa and Delta states to fast track the process of establishing the Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency (RUWASSA) by law in their respective states to…

[Daily Trust] Osogbo -The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has urged the Government of Bayelsa and Delta states to fast track the process of establishing the Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency (RUWASSA) by law in their respective states to aid the attainment of the rural component of Niger Delta Support Programme (NDSP) championed by UNICEF and the European Union (EU).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Translating Common Sense Into Agribusiness Models

[263Chat] Knowledge generation and sharing has been happening in every community since time immemorial. However, there has not been enough recognition of the way knowledge is structured from individual knowledge to household knowledge to community know…

[263Chat] Knowledge generation and sharing has been happening in every community since time immemorial. However, there has not been enough recognition of the way knowledge is structured from individual knowledge to household knowledge to community knowledge and to inter-community knowledge sharing. The way most African communities engage with knowledge is different from academic learning where one can read and write and one plus one equals two. Local community knowledge is a mixture of real time experiences and wisd

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Landlady, Tenant Race for District Office

[New Dawn] A tenant is battling against her landlady for Montserrado County District #8 representative seat in the October 2017 representatives and presidential elections here.

[New Dawn] A tenant is battling against her landlady for Montserrado County District #8 representative seat in the October 2017 representatives and presidential elections here.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Boakai Collapses in Lofa?

[New Dawn] Information reaching the NewDawn indicates that ruling Unity Party (UP) presidential candidate Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai allegedly collapsed in Lofa County on Saturday morning, 26 August following several hours of night travel, whi…

[New Dawn] Information reaching the NewDawn indicates that ruling Unity Party (UP) presidential candidate Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai allegedly collapsed in Lofa County on Saturday morning, 26 August following several hours of night travel, which deprived him of enough time to rest on a campaign trail.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Presidents Sirleaf, Akufo-Addo Open New Liberian Chancery Complex in Accra

[New Dawn] President Ellen Jonson Sirleaf joined by her Ghanaian counterpart, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Friday, August 25, 2017 dedicated and cut ribbon to a new Liberian Chancery complex in Accra, Ghana.

[New Dawn] President Ellen Jonson Sirleaf joined by her Ghanaian counterpart, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Friday, August 25, 2017 dedicated and cut ribbon to a new Liberian Chancery complex in Accra, Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana