Drug Manufacturers Want Help for Backward Integration

[Guardian] With about N20 billion invested in upgrading their factories in the last five years, pharmaceutical manufacturers and companies in the country are seeking the Federal Government’s buy-in in a proposed backward integration plan expected to re…

[Guardian] With about N20 billion invested in upgrading their factories in the last five years, pharmaceutical manufacturers and companies in the country are seeking the Federal Government's buy-in in a proposed backward integration plan expected to revamp the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Germany Contributes €25.5 Million to WFP’s Emergency Response in Lake Chad Basin

[WFP] The contribution supports WFP’s activities in Nigeria (?10.5 million), Cameroon (?5.6 million), Chad (?4.7 million) and Niger (?4.7 million). The funds are especially timely, as the imminent lean season – the period between harvests – is depletin…

[WFP] The contribution supports WFP's activities in Nigeria (?10.5 million), Cameroon (?5.6 million), Chad (?4.7 million) and Niger (?4.7 million). The funds are especially timely, as the imminent lean season - the period between harvests - is depleting people's re-sources and intensifying hunger and malnutrition.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

A Look At 6 Contested Historical Events of Seychelles

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles National Museum commemorated the international museum day last month under the theme, “Museums contested histories and: saying the unspeakable in the museum.” Among activities organised was a series of talks wher…

[Seychelles News Agency] The Seychelles National Museum commemorated the international museum day last month under the theme, "Museums contested histories and: saying the unspeakable in the museum." Among activities organised was a series of talks where contested issues were discussed.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Robbers Caught On Video Shooting At Phoenix Security Guard

[News24Wire] One person was shot and wounded when group of about 10 heavily armed men robbed a Phoenix wholesaler of an unknown amount of money, a private security company said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] One person was shot and wounded when group of about 10 heavily armed men robbed a Phoenix wholesaler of an unknown amount of money, a private security company said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

#GuptaEmails – Atul Wanted Ebola ‘Cure’ Sent to Dlamini-Zuma

[News24Wire] Atul Gupta in 2014 claimed to have stumbled upon a “100% cure solution” for the devastating Ebola outbreak that was claiming the lives of thousands of West Africans, and asked for information on this supposed cure to be sent to then Africa…

[News24Wire] Atul Gupta in 2014 claimed to have stumbled upon a "100% cure solution" for the devastating Ebola outbreak that was claiming the lives of thousands of West Africans, and asked for information on this supposed cure to be sent to then African Union chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Governor Aspirants Turned Away Over Academic Papers

[Nation] Several gubernatorial aspirants have been turned away by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) as they sought to be cleared to contest in the August 8 elections.

[Nation] Several gubernatorial aspirants have been turned away by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) as they sought to be cleared to contest in the August 8 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Continued Humanitarian Assistance Guaranteed

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government announced on Tuesday that continued humanitarian assistance is guaranteed for the victims of recent natural disasters, notably of Cyclone Dineo, that hit the southern province of Inhambane in mid-February.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government announced on Tuesday that continued humanitarian assistance is guaranteed for the victims of recent natural disasters, notably of Cyclone Dineo, that hit the southern province of Inhambane in mid-February.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique