Mega Blood Donation 2016

[Government of Mauritius] There is a critical need to have a blood bank to handle emergency cases during the festive period, highlighted the Minister of Health and Quality of Life, Mr Anil Gayan, at the Mega Blood Donation, held on 21 December 2016, at…

[Government of Mauritius] There is a critical need to have a blood bank to handle emergency cases during the festive period, highlighted the Minister of Health and Quality of Life, Mr Anil Gayan, at the Mega Blood Donation, held on 21 December 2016, at Esplanade of Emmanuel Anquetil Building, Port-Louis.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Church Calls for Peace After Deadly Clashes

[Al Jazeera] The Catholic Church in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has appealed for a resolution to the ongoing political standoff over the future of current President Joseph Kabila.

[Al Jazeera] The Catholic Church in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has appealed for a resolution to the ongoing political standoff over the future of current President Joseph Kabila.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Atheist Vow to Challenge Wabukala’s Nomination to Head Anti-Graft Body

[Nation] Atheists in Kenya (AIK) have faulted the recent nomination of retired Anglican Archbishop Eliud Wabukala to be the new chairperson of the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC), saying “he will forgive the corrupt” due to his Christian v…

[Nation] Atheists in Kenya (AIK) have faulted the recent nomination of retired Anglican Archbishop Eliud Wabukala to be the new chairperson of the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC), saying "he will forgive the corrupt" due to his Christian values.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tight Security at Parliament Ahead of Special Sittings

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Another showdown looms in the National Assembly, after Speaker Justin Muturi called for two more sittings Thursday to enable MPs finalise debate on the Election Laws Amendment.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Another showdown looms in the National Assembly, after Speaker Justin Muturi called for two more sittings Thursday to enable MPs finalise debate on the Election Laws Amendment.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Flights Between Cairo and Moscow to Resume Soon

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Russian President Vladimir Putin told his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi that flights will resume between both countries soon, in a phone call on Wednesday.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Russian President Vladimir Putin told his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi that flights will resume between both countries soon, in a phone call on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Eskom Welcomes Constitutional Court Decision

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Eskom has welcomed the Constitutional Court’s decision to dismiss the application by Westinghouse to review the awarding of a tender for the replacement of six steam generators at Koeberg Power Station.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Eskom has welcomed the Constitutional Court's decision to dismiss the application by Westinghouse to review the awarding of a tender for the replacement of six steam generators at Koeberg Power Station.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ban Urges Political Leaders to Put Country Ahead of Partisan Considerations

[UN News] Calling on Congolese political leaders to place the interests of the country and its people above partisan considerations, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today that he is keeping a close eye on the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) as the mediation led by the Conférence épiscopale nationale des églises du Congo (CENCO) resumes.

[UN News] Calling on Congolese political leaders to place the interests of the country and its people above partisan considerations, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today that he is keeping a close eye on the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) as the mediation led by the Conférence épiscopale nationale des églises du Congo (CENCO) resumes.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa