Effort to Control Communicable Diseases

[Shabait] Asmara -An integrated effort is being made to control communicable diseases, Dr. Araya Berhane, the head of communicable diseases control at the Ministry of Health, said.

[Shabait] Asmara -An integrated effort is being made to control communicable diseases, Dr. Araya Berhane, the head of communicable diseases control at the Ministry of Health, said.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Significant Progress in Fruit and Vegetable Farming

[Shabait] Asmara -Fruit and vegetable farmers in Habero sub-zone, Anseba region, said that following the construction of water diversion schemes and the drilling of water holes they have succeeded in registering commendable progress.

[Shabait] Asmara -Fruit and vegetable farmers in Habero sub-zone, Anseba region, said that following the construction of water diversion schemes and the drilling of water holes they have succeeded in registering commendable progress.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Govt Begs for International Help Against Boko Haram Terror

[VOA] On a Friday night in September 2014, Boko Haram fighters attacked the village of Guza in northeastern Nigeria, killing and kidnapping young boys as they burned homes and looted.

[VOA] On a Friday night in September 2014, Boko Haram fighters attacked the village of Guza in northeastern Nigeria, killing and kidnapping young boys as they burned homes and looted.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

IOM Launches Emergency Appeal Amid Famine Warning

[VOA] The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for $24.6 million to provide life-saving assistance to hundreds of thousands of the most vulnerable victims of Somalia’s drought. Many of them are now under threat of famine.

[VOA] The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is appealing for $24.6 million to provide life-saving assistance to hundreds of thousands of the most vulnerable victims of Somalia's drought. Many of them are now under threat of famine.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Drought Hurting Wildlife, Tourism

[VOA] Drought is hurting eastern Africa’s parks and game reserves, as well as the creatures that reside in them. The Kenya Wildlife Service says dozens of animals have already died because of the lack of water.

[VOA] Drought is hurting eastern Africa's parks and game reserves, as well as the creatures that reside in them. The Kenya Wildlife Service says dozens of animals have already died because of the lack of water.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Three Birds, One Shot – Turning Corrupt Money Into Electricity

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government is beginning to have success in courts with the forfeiture of stolen money. It’s my opinion that this is an opportunity to not only fight corruption, but also engage Nigerians and then provide the infrastructure tha…

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government is beginning to have success in courts with the forfeiture of stolen money. It's my opinion that this is an opportunity to not only fight corruption, but also engage Nigerians and then provide the infrastructure that we need the most: electricity.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Frees 35 Biafra Agitators

[Daily Trust] A Magistrate’s Court in Port Harcourt yesterday discharged 35 Biafra agitators charged with conspiracy to commit treasonable felony, for want of diligent prosecution. The accused were arrested on January 20 during a march to commemorate t…

[Daily Trust] A Magistrate's Court in Port Harcourt yesterday discharged 35 Biafra agitators charged with conspiracy to commit treasonable felony, for want of diligent prosecution. The accused were arrested on January 20 during a march to commemorate the inauguration of United States President Donald Trump.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CAF Election – Galadima Wants Pinnick, Stakeholders to Bury Differences

[Daily Trust] Former chairman of the then Nigeria Football Association, NFA, Alhaji Ibrahim Galadima has called on the NFF president Amaju Pinnick and aggrieved members of Nigerian football to close ranks in the over all interest of Nigerian football.

[Daily Trust] Former chairman of the then Nigeria Football Association, NFA, Alhaji Ibrahim Galadima has called on the NFF president Amaju Pinnick and aggrieved members of Nigerian football to close ranks in the over all interest of Nigerian football.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

300 Children Died of Lead Poisoning in Zamfara – Emir

[Daily Trust] Gusau -No fewer than 300 children have so far died of lead poisoning at Yar’ Galma village in Bukkuyum Local Government Area of Zamfara State, the Emir of Bukkuyum, Alhaji Muhammadu Usman, has said. The emir spoke at the commissioning and…

[Daily Trust] Gusau -No fewer than 300 children have so far died of lead poisoning at Yar' Galma village in Bukkuyum Local Government Area of Zamfara State, the Emir of Bukkuyum, Alhaji Muhammadu Usman, has said. The emir spoke at the commissioning and handing over of a solar powered borehole executed by the Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation (SABMF), under its Lead Free Water Purification Scheme at Yar' Galma.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria