Memorandum On Conservation Signed With WWF

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Ministry of the Sea, Inland Waters and Fisheries and the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) on Tuesday signed in Maputo a memorandum on the conservation of biodiversity.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Ministry of the Sea, Inland Waters and Fisheries and the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) on Tuesday signed in Maputo a memorandum on the conservation of biodiversity.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Bakers Threaten to Increase Price of Bread

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Association of Bakers (AMOPAO) threatened on Tuesday that it may increase the price of bread early next year, on the grounds that the current wheat flour subsidy paid by the government is insufficient.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Association of Bakers (AMOPAO) threatened on Tuesday that it may increase the price of bread early next year, on the grounds that the current wheat flour subsidy paid by the government is insufficient.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Gambia – Why Jammeh Must Bow Out

[Daily Trust] Abuja -We understand that the Gambia’s security forces have taken over the headquarters of the country’s electoral commission to affirm President Jammeh’s refusal to accept his loss in recent elections after 22 years in power. He had init…

[Daily Trust] Abuja -We understand that the Gambia's security forces have taken over the headquarters of the country's electoral commission to affirm President Jammeh's refusal to accept his loss in recent elections after 22 years in power. He had initially conceded defeat to Mr. Adama Barrow who obtained 222,708 votes (43.3 percent) compared with his 208,487,487 (39.6 percent). The Gambian President changed his mind after questioning the validity of the count when the electoral commission changed some results even though it i

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Free Sanitary Pads, Menstruation Classes Mean Girls ‘Less Likely to Skip School’

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Absenteeism from school was 17 percent higher among girls who had no access to sanitary towels or information about puberty

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Absenteeism from school was 17 percent higher among girls who had no access to sanitary towels or information about puberty

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Renamo Attacks Prison and Coal Train – Report

[AIM] Maputo -Gunmen of the Mozambican rebel movement Renamo on Monday morning attacked the Inhazonia open prison, in Barue district, in the central province of Manica, and released 48 prisoners.

[AIM] Maputo -Gunmen of the Mozambican rebel movement Renamo on Monday morning attacked the Inhazonia open prison, in Barue district, in the central province of Manica, and released 48 prisoners.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Black Rhyno Flies in Vanessa Mdee and DJ Waxxy for New Year’s Party

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe, 21 December 2016: Black Rhyno Entertainment will on new year’s eve, host what is probably the biggest New Year’s Party Malawi has ever experienced.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe, 21 December 2016: Black Rhyno Entertainment will on new year's eve, host what is probably the biggest New Year's Party Malawi has ever experienced.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Libya Returnees Recount Ordeals

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Some Nigerians who were deported from Libya on Tuesday have lamented what they called inhuman treatment meted to them in Libyan detention facilities.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Some Nigerians who were deported from Libya on Tuesday have lamented what they called inhuman treatment meted to them in Libyan detention facilities.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Hollywood Actors Who Are Ghanaians By Birth

[Ghana Star] You possible may know of names like Idris Elba, Ama Busia, or Boris Kodjoe, as great Ghanaian talents who are doing so well in Hollywood. However, there are some we dare hazard many Ghanaians don’t know about them and or their exploits in …

[Ghana Star] You possible may know of names like Idris Elba, Ama Busia, or Boris Kodjoe, as great Ghanaian talents who are doing so well in Hollywood. However, there are some we dare hazard many Ghanaians don't know about them and or their exploits in Hollywood - though one might have seen them in some popular Hollywood movies before.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Tavengwa Makes Memorial Album

[The Herald] Sophia Chese -Surviving Vabati VaJehovha member Samson Tavengwa has released an album after the death of several members from the original band, the majority being from the Magaya family.

[The Herald] Sophia Chese -Surviving Vabati VaJehovha member Samson Tavengwa has released an album after the death of several members from the original band, the majority being from the Magaya family.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Successful Farming With Available Resources

[The Herald] Receiving enough rainfall is not a guarantee for successful farming. That is why over the past decades, farmers in areas that do not receive sufficient rainfall, like Zhombe, have achieved the same if not better yields than those in some h…

[The Herald] Receiving enough rainfall is not a guarantee for successful farming. That is why over the past decades, farmers in areas that do not receive sufficient rainfall, like Zhombe, have achieved the same if not better yields than those in some high rainfall areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe