Stars Need Fighting Spirit, Patriotism

[Daily News] TANZANIA Mainland Football team, Kilimanjaro Stars failed to reach the semifinal stage of this year’s Senior Challenge Cup in Machakos, after finishing at the bottom of the table with just a single point.

[Daily News] TANZANIA Mainland Football team, Kilimanjaro Stars failed to reach the semifinal stage of this year's Senior Challenge Cup in Machakos, after finishing at the bottom of the table with just a single point.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Early Sexual Involvement Puts Girls At Cervical Cancer Risk’

[Daily News] YOUNG girls, especially schoolgirls, who engage in sexual intercourse, should have a second thought after findings by health experts showed that they are at risk of getting cervical cancer in the future. Addressing a cancer screening camp …

[Daily News] YOUNG girls, especially schoolgirls, who engage in sexual intercourse, should have a second thought after findings by health experts showed that they are at risk of getting cervical cancer in the future. Addressing a cancer screening camp at Machame Hospital here recently, the Head of the KCMC Referral Hospital's Cancer Care Centre (KCMC CCC), Dr Furaha Serventi, pointed early sexual involvement by young girls as one of the factors leading to cervical cancer.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

UNSC Pledges Support for Regional Push to Revive Peace Pact

[UN News] As the brutal conflict in South Sudan enters its fifth year, the United Nations Security Council on Thursday said it remains deeply concerned over the situation there, and expressed strong support for a regional initiative aimed at salvaging …

[UN News] As the brutal conflict in South Sudan enters its fifth year, the United Nations Security Council on Thursday said it remains deeply concerned over the situation there, and expressed strong support for a regional initiative aimed at salvaging a 2015 peace deal.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Children Are the Face of Conflict-Fuelled Humanitarian Tragedy in South Sudan – UNICEF

[UN News] South Sudan’s children are facing a raft of daily horrors and deprivations and urgently require a peaceful, protective environment, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said Friday, warning that “anything less, places children and wome…

[UN News] South Sudan's children are facing a raft of daily horrors and deprivations and urgently require a peaceful, protective environment, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said Friday, warning that "anything less, places children and women at even greater risk of grave violations and abuse."

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

MPs Back Down On Farmaajo Impeachment

[Dalsan Radio] A planned motion to impeach Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has been dropped by Member of Parliaments. In a press conference held in Mogadishu Somali Mp Ahmed Mohamed Shaciir who spearheaded the efforts to impeach announced t…

[Dalsan Radio] A planned motion to impeach Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has been dropped by Member of Parliaments. In a press conference held in Mogadishu Somali Mp Ahmed Mohamed Shaciir who spearheaded the efforts to impeach announced they a change of heart.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Governors Okay Withdrawal of U.S.$1 Billion From ECA to Fight Insurgency

[This Day] Abuja -Governors of the 36 states of the federation under the aegis of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) Thursday in Abuja gave the federal government the green light to withdraw $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) to fight the …

[This Day] Abuja -Governors of the 36 states of the federation under the aegis of the Nigerian Governors' Forum (NGF) Thursday in Abuja gave the federal government the green light to withdraw $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) to fight the insurgency in the North-east.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

RRS – Making Giant Strides in Policing Lagos

[This Day] Femi Ogbonnikan takes a critical look at the exceptional performance of the Rapid Response Squad under the leadership of its Commander, ACP Olatunji Disu, in crime fighting and how it has helped in no small measure reduce violent crimes to t…

[This Day] Femi Ogbonnikan takes a critical look at the exceptional performance of the Rapid Response Squad under the leadership of its Commander, ACP Olatunji Disu, in crime fighting and how it has helped in no small measure reduce violent crimes to the barest minimum.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria