Moroccan King Visits South Sudan

[East African] Moroccan King Mohammed VI on Wednesday started his three-day visit in Juba, as the North African state moves to diversify its investments and diplomatic influence in Africa.

[East African] Moroccan King Mohammed VI on Wednesday started his three-day visit in Juba, as the North African state moves to diversify its investments and diplomatic influence in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Time for LG Autonomy, But…

[Daily Trust] Last week, the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) gave notice that it would soon embark on a nationwide protest to demand autonomy for the country’s 774 local governments and area councils… The decision was reached afte…

[Daily Trust] Last week, the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) gave notice that it would soon embark on a nationwide protest to demand autonomy for the country's 774 local governments and area councils... The decision was reached after the union rose from a National Executive Council (NEC) meeting and also paid a visit to the National Assembly. NULGE's National President Comrade Ibrahim Khalee said that Nigeria must follow international best practices on local government administration. "One of the dem

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boss Backs Players in Row Over Bonuses

[RFI] Cameroon coach Hugo Broos on Wednesday gave his full backing to his players in their row with their football federation over bonuses. Broos said his squad and the technical staff were united in their fight for more money.

[RFI] Cameroon coach Hugo Broos on Wednesday gave his full backing to his players in their row with their football federation over bonuses. Broos said his squad and the technical staff were united in their fight for more money.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

The Potential for Universal Health Care In Kenya

[IPS] Geneva -Even as the global community set out the 17 Sustainable Development Goals last year, a realization that stood out is that no single unit has the wherewithal to achieve such lofty goals – they will only be achieved through partnerships.

[IPS] Geneva -Even as the global community set out the 17 Sustainable Development Goals last year, a realization that stood out is that no single unit has the wherewithal to achieve such lofty goals - they will only be achieved through partnerships.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

We Need to Work On Strike Force, Says Under-20 Coach

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA Under-20 coach Beston Chambeshi has said his side needs to work on the strike force despite recording a 1-0 win against Tenerife B in a friendly played in Spain yesterday.

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA Under-20 coach Beston Chambeshi has said his side needs to work on the strike force despite recording a 1-0 win against Tenerife B in a friendly played in Spain yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Burkina Faso ‘Better Than Us’ – Pharoahs’ Coach #AFCON2017

[allAfrica] Egypt’s evergreen goalkeeper Essam El Hadary proved the hero as The Pharaohs booked a place in the African Nations Cup finals with a 4-3 penalty shoot-out victory over Burkina Faso in Libreville on Wednesday.

[allAfrica] Egypt's evergreen goalkeeper Essam El Hadary proved the hero as The Pharaohs booked a place in the African Nations Cup finals with a 4-3 penalty shoot-out victory over Burkina Faso in Libreville on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Kenyans Turn to Wild Fruits and Insects as Drought Looms

[IPS] Nairobi -Too hungry to play, hundreds of starving children in Tiaty Constituency of Baringo County instead sit by the fire, watching the pot boil, in the hope that it is only a matter of minutes before their next meal.

[IPS] Nairobi -Too hungry to play, hundreds of starving children in Tiaty Constituency of Baringo County instead sit by the fire, watching the pot boil, in the hope that it is only a matter of minutes before their next meal.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya