The Beautiful Congolese World of Rumba Music

[Citizen] When you look at Congolese music the question that comes into mind is whether it ever reached its full potential and whether it is a reflection of what Congo as a country has become.

[Citizen] When you look at Congolese music the question that comes into mind is whether it ever reached its full potential and whether it is a reflection of what Congo as a country has become.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

What Will Decide the Election? a Dose of Faith, Tribe and Hard Cash

[The Conversation Africa] After accepting his nomination as the presidential candidate of the main opposition coalition recently, Raila Odinga likened himself to Joshua, the biblical figure who led the Jews to the Promised Land.

[The Conversation Africa] After accepting his nomination as the presidential candidate of the main opposition coalition recently, Raila Odinga likened himself to Joshua, the biblical figure who led the Jews to the Promised Land.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Parents, Principals Will No Longer Decide Whether Pupils Access Condoms

[Bhekisisa] School governing bodies and parents will no longer be able to prevent pupils from getting condoms at schools, according to a new basic education department policy released on Wednesday.

[Bhekisisa] School governing bodies and parents will no longer be able to prevent pupils from getting condoms at schools, according to a new basic education department policy released on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Uganda Celebrates Day of African Child

[Monitor] Kampala -As Uganda joins the rest of Africa to commemorate the day of African child today, the police have urged parents to work hard and meet their children’s needs.

[Monitor] Kampala -As Uganda joins the rest of Africa to commemorate the day of African child today, the police have urged parents to work hard and meet their children's needs.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Activists Condemn Violent Apaa Land Clashes

[Monitor] Thousands of victims displaced by the latest violence in Apaa Parish, Amuru District have finally accepted food relief donated by the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM).

[Monitor] Thousands of victims displaced by the latest violence in Apaa Parish, Amuru District have finally accepted food relief donated by the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Dogara Disagrees With Osinbajo Over Budget Process

[Daily Trust] Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara said the National Assembly has powers to introduce new projects in budget proposals presented by the president.

[Daily Trust] Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara said the National Assembly has powers to introduce new projects in budget proposals presented by the president.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Banks Kick-Start Agric SMEs Equity Fund With N26 Billion

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Commercial banks in the country have raised a total of N26 billion as part of their commitment to finances agro-based small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs).

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Commercial banks in the country have raised a total of N26 billion as part of their commitment to finances agro-based small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fuel Subsidy Cost Economy U.S.$65 Billion in 5 Years – Minister

[Daily Trust] Nigeria incurred subsidies for petrol and kerosene estimated at $65bn between 2011 and 2015, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu has said.

[Daily Trust] Nigeria incurred subsidies for petrol and kerosene estimated at $65bn between 2011 and 2015, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria