Parliamentary Health Committee Predicts ‘Impending Disaster’ As Medicine Prices Soar

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The health committee of the Sudanese Parliament expects an ‘impending disaster in the pharmaceutical sector’ and announced that foreign companies have stopped supplying medical supplies and lifesaving and chronic disease medic…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The health committee of the Sudanese Parliament expects an 'impending disaster in the pharmaceutical sector' and announced that foreign companies have stopped supplying medical supplies and lifesaving and chronic disease medicines because of the accumulation of debts.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Reporter’s Notebook – a Day That Will Forever Be Known in Infamy

[Daily Maverick] 01:39. Yes, really. Not by choice, I promise. I tried to sleep. Really, everything, a glass of sedation, counting delegates jumping over hoops to get accredited, even happy, cheerful thoughts. Nothing worked. Should I glance at my phon…

[Daily Maverick] 01:39. Yes, really. Not by choice, I promise. I tried to sleep. Really, everything, a glass of sedation, counting delegates jumping over hoops to get accredited, even happy, cheerful thoughts. Nothing worked. Should I glance at my phone, just to check... no, don't do it, you'll never go to sleep again. Eventually, groaning, I reached for it. Stupid stupid stupid. Twitter app press, voting's been delayed, no voting is going ahead, no it isn't, oh hold on - WhatsApp says it is. Whining. Yes, them. The hounds

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tanzanians Encouraged to Win Kili Marathon Titles

[Daily News] SPONSORS of the Kilimanjaro 21km Tigo Half Marathon have challenged more Tanzanians to register in the 2018 edition to ensure more locals bag the prices and get medals.

[Daily News] SPONSORS of the Kilimanjaro 21km Tigo Half Marathon have challenged more Tanzanians to register in the 2018 edition to ensure more locals bag the prices and get medals.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Chief Justice Maraga Shows Why He’s the New ‘Githeri Man’

[Nairobi News] Chief Justice David Maraga has stirred up social media with a video on Twitter showing him enjoying a plate of githeri while visiting a children’s home in Kawangware.

[Nairobi News] Chief Justice David Maraga has stirred up social media with a video on Twitter showing him enjoying a plate of githeri while visiting a children's home in Kawangware.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

U.S. Conducts Airstrike in Support of the Government

[Shabelle] In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. forces conducted an airstrike against al-Shabaab militants in the early evening hours on Friday, Dec. 15, approximately 30 miles northwest of Kismayo, killing eight (8) terrorists …

[Shabelle] In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. forces conducted an airstrike against al-Shabaab militants in the early evening hours on Friday, Dec. 15, approximately 30 miles northwest of Kismayo, killing eight (8) terrorists and destroying one vehicle.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Khoisan Liberation Movement Protesters Want to Meet With New Top Six

[Daily Maverick] As vote counting continues inside the Nasrec Expo Centre in Johannesburg to determine the new leadership of the ANC, outside, in a far-off designated safe area, the Khoisan Liberation Movement staged a protest for the rights of the ind…

[Daily Maverick] As vote counting continues inside the Nasrec Expo Centre in Johannesburg to determine the new leadership of the ANC, outside, in a far-off designated safe area, the Khoisan Liberation Movement staged a protest for the rights of the indigenous group. By NKATEKO MABASA.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Car Explosion in Mogadishu

[Dalsan Radio] Residents in Darkenley district in Mogadishu reported that there was a car explosion in the area. A witness in the area told Radio Dalsan that an improvised explosive devise implanted on a vehicle owned by a police officer has exploded i…

[Dalsan Radio] Residents in Darkenley district in Mogadishu reported that there was a car explosion in the area. A witness in the area told Radio Dalsan that an improvised explosive devise implanted on a vehicle owned by a police officer has exploded immediately after the officer parked the car somewhere and luckily he survived unhurt.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia