Govt Raises Alarm Over Fake Imported Honey From China

[Vanguard] The Federal Government yesterday, raised alarm over fake imported honey from China as most of them were produced with sugar syrup which poses danger to human health.

[Vanguard] The Federal Government yesterday, raised alarm over fake imported honey from China as most of them were produced with sugar syrup which poses danger to human health.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Milton Obote Foundation, UPC Inseparable – Bossa

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Peoples Congress (UPC) faction leader Joseph Bossa has likened the Milton Obote Foundation (MOF) and the party to Siamese twins, saying they must work together whether they want it or not. But he also warned that MOF is a priv…

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Peoples Congress (UPC) faction leader Joseph Bossa has likened the Milton Obote Foundation (MOF) and the party to Siamese twins, saying they must work together whether they want it or not. But he also warned that MOF is a private entity and should be protected from destractors.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Joss Stone in Sudan and Collaborates With Unicef Ambassador Nancy Ajaj

[Capital FM] Singing about unconditional love, the multi-platinum and Grammy award-nominated Soul, R&B, Blues and Reggae singer Joss Stone continues her journey to every country in the world with this latest collaboration with Sudanese singer Nancy Ajaj.

[Capital FM] Singing about unconditional love, the multi-platinum and Grammy award-nominated Soul, R&B, Blues and Reggae singer Joss Stone continues her journey to every country in the world with this latest collaboration with Sudanese singer Nancy Ajaj.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Kenyan’s Journey to Top Five of Miss World Beauty Pageant

[Nation] Jaws drop every time Evelyn Njambi walks into a room. Statuesque, she stands a head taller than most. Favouring six-inch heels, then, even without her sash and crown, she is awesome to behold. Presence is what they call it in pageantry. And Ms…

[Nation] Jaws drop every time Evelyn Njambi walks into a room. Statuesque, she stands a head taller than most. Favouring six-inch heels, then, even without her sash and crown, she is awesome to behold. Presence is what they call it in pageantry. And Ms Njambi, 22, is well aware of the statement she makes and is used to having all eyes on her. "I am 5' 9"," with a straight face, masking the amusement in her eyes, she tells my colleague who just had to ask, "How tall are you?"

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uganda Targets World Bank Loan Absorption By 2018

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda government says it will be able to reach 25 per cent threshold of absorbing the World Bank (WB) loans by 2018 to be at the same level with other countries accessing the bank loans.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda government says it will be able to reach 25 per cent threshold of absorbing the World Bank (WB) loans by 2018 to be at the same level with other countries accessing the bank loans.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nigeria and the Challenge of Ending Female Genital Mutilation

[Premium Times] “I am in my late 50s with shattered aspirations; no husband, no children or a family of my own due to the barbaric practice of female genital mutilation that was carried out on me when I was a two-year old,” says Rosaline Nkwo (not real…

[Premium Times] "I am in my late 50s with shattered aspirations; no husband, no children or a family of my own due to the barbaric practice of female genital mutilation that was carried out on me when I was a two-year old," says Rosaline Nkwo (not real names).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stunner, Mungoshi in Near Fistfight

[The Herald] Controversial hip-hop artist Stunner, nearly got into a fistfight with renowned author, Charles Mungoshi Jr at the Zimbabwe Hip hop Awards held at a club in the capital last Thursday.

[The Herald] Controversial hip-hop artist Stunner, nearly got into a fistfight with renowned author, Charles Mungoshi Jr at the Zimbabwe Hip hop Awards held at a club in the capital last Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sugar Producers Stuck With Tonnes As Prices Remain High

[Monitor] Jinja -While the price of sugar has risen to Shs5,000 up from Shs3,500 in most parts of the country amid talk of shortages associated with drought driven shortfalls in production, it is emerging that all the country’s major sugarcane producer…

[Monitor] Jinja -While the price of sugar has risen to Shs5,000 up from Shs3,500 in most parts of the country amid talk of shortages associated with drought driven shortfalls in production, it is emerging that all the country's major sugarcane producers are stuck with stock piles of the commodity.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda