Could FGM Make a Comeback in Kenya As a Doctor Takes to Court?

[Deutsche Welle] Many African countries have made great strides in tackling Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting. Kenya, however, has seen a backlash as a doctor pushes for continuing the practice as part of ‘heritage’ in a court bid.

[Deutsche Welle] Many African countries have made great strides in tackling Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting. Kenya, however, has seen a backlash as a doctor pushes for continuing the practice as part of 'heritage' in a court bid.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UNFPA Rep Present Letter of Credence to Foreign Affairs Minister

[Foroyaa] Kunle Adeniyi, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Representative on Friday 2nd February 2018 presented his letter of credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs.

[Foroyaa] Kunle Adeniyi, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Representative on Friday 2nd February 2018 presented his letter of credentials to the Minister of Foreign Affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Barcelona Gambian Star Moves to Bulgaria

[Foroyaa] Spanish giants FC Barcelona’s Gambian youngster Alasana Manneh has finalised a transfer to Bulgaria. Seeking playing time is reason for his move to the Bulgarian Super League having seen that difficult to attain in Spain.

[Foroyaa] Spanish giants FC Barcelona's Gambian youngster Alasana Manneh has finalised a transfer to Bulgaria. Seeking playing time is reason for his move to the Bulgarian Super League having seen that difficult to attain in Spain.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Drugs, Piracy, Illegal Fishing Focus of Us-Led Multinational Marine Exercise in Seychelles

[Seychelles News Agency] Drug trafficking, illegal fishing and piracy are the focus of Cutlass Express, the seventh annual multinational maritime exercise now being hosted by Seychelles for one week.

[Seychelles News Agency] Drug trafficking, illegal fishing and piracy are the focus of Cutlass Express, the seventh annual multinational maritime exercise now being hosted by Seychelles for one week.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles