’14m People Ignorant of Their HIV Status Globally’

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has said that more than 14 million people living with HIV globally which is about 40 per cent of all people with HIV do not know their status.

[This Day] Abuja -The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has said that more than 14 million people living with HIV globally which is about 40 per cent of all people with HIV do not know their status.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Update From War Veterans Press Conference

[263Chat] 263Chat will provide live updates of the war veterans press conference that is currently underway at Club Chambers in Harare. The press conference follows an address by the army that they are in the process of cleansing the country of ‘crimin…

[263Chat] 263Chat will provide live updates of the war veterans press conference that is currently underway at Club Chambers in Harare. The press conference follows an address by the army that they are in the process of cleansing the country of 'criminals whom they accuse of suffocating the country and causing untold suffering on the people.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Six Rob Shopkeeper At Gunpoint

[Namibian] SIX male suspects held a Chinese shopkeeper at gunpoint, and assaulted and robbed him of N$30 000 on Sunday in the Oniipa area of the Oshikoto region, police have said.

[Namibian] SIX male suspects held a Chinese shopkeeper at gunpoint, and assaulted and robbed him of N$30 000 on Sunday in the Oniipa area of the Oshikoto region, police have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Banking on Fees Commission Will Leave Vulnerable Students Trapped in Debt

[Equal Education] The crucial work of assessing the recommendations of the Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training (Fees Commission) has begun in earnest. While Equal Education is pleased with the direction provided by the Commission i…

[Equal Education] The crucial work of assessing the recommendations of the Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training (Fees Commission) has begun in earnest. While Equal Education is pleased with the direction provided by the Commission in certain areas, we are troubled by some of the recommendations. Our contention in our submission to the Fees Commission was that education is a public good, and that poor students must be prioritised in the realisation of free higher education. Thus, while we applaud the intr

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Maina – Senate Committee Grills AGF in Closed Door Meeting

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Committee charged with investigating the circumstances of the return and re-instatement of fugitive former Chairman of the Presidential Pension Reforms Task Force Team, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, into the Federal Civil Service…

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Committee charged with investigating the circumstances of the return and re-instatement of fugitive former Chairman of the Presidential Pension Reforms Task Force Team, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, into the Federal Civil Service yesterday grilled the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) Mr. Abubakar Malami, over his role in the scandal.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Humanitarian Minister Qasim Resigns

[Dalsan Radio] Somalia’s Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management Dr Maryan Qasim has resigned. Qasim announced her resignation on Wednesday afternoon.

[Dalsan Radio] Somalia's Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management Dr Maryan Qasim has resigned. Qasim announced her resignation on Wednesday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

CBN’s Investors and Exporter FX Window Boosts Companies’ Earnings

[This Day] The Investor and Export (I&E) foreign exchange (FX) introduced by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in April has continued to enhance the performance of most listed manufacturing companies that rely on imported inputs for their operations.

[This Day] The Investor and Export (I&E) foreign exchange (FX) introduced by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in April has continued to enhance the performance of most listed manufacturing companies that rely on imported inputs for their operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zambia Becomes AFC Member Country

[This Day] Zambia has become the first Southern African member country of the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), a leading development finance institution for infrastructure in Africa.

[This Day] Zambia has become the first Southern African member country of the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), a leading development finance institution for infrastructure in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia