President Jacob Zuma Concludes Successful Visit to Swaziland

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has today, 23 June 2017, concluded a successful visit to the Kingdom of Swaziland, where he led the South African delegation at the 5th Southern Africa Customs Union (SACU) Summit Heads of State and Government.

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has today, 23 June 2017, concluded a successful visit to the Kingdom of Swaziland, where he led the South African delegation at the 5th Southern Africa Customs Union (SACU) Summit Heads of State and Government.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Food Security Top on Jubilee Agenda

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta’s government has promised to construct 57 dams, buy half of its food requirements from small scale farmers and improve forest cover from seven to 10 per cent in a bold food security plan, if re-elected.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta's government has promised to construct 57 dams, buy half of its food requirements from small scale farmers and improve forest cover from seven to 10 per cent in a bold food security plan, if re-elected.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Eight Killed in Uganda Road Crash

[East African] Kampala -Eight people were confirmed dead and several others seriously injured following a road accident in central Uganda’s Mpigi District on Sunday.

[East African] Kampala -Eight people were confirmed dead and several others seriously injured following a road accident in central Uganda's Mpigi District on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Much Variety On Offer At Dar’s News Cafe

[East African] I cut into breaded fried tilapia, dipped it into tartar sauce and took a bite. I sprinkled pepper and sea salt on it. “Perhaps I should have ordered what’s on my friend’s plate,” I thought to myself. They were having a rather large porti…

[East African] I cut into breaded fried tilapia, dipped it into tartar sauce and took a bite. I sprinkled pepper and sea salt on it. "Perhaps I should have ordered what's on my friend's plate," I thought to myself. They were having a rather large portion of barbecued pork ribs.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Case Challenging Ballot Papers Printing Set for Tuesday

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The High Court is on Tuesday set to start hearing a case filed by the National Super Alliance (NASA) seeking cancellation of the ballot paper printing tender awarded to Dubai-based printing firm, Al Ghurair.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The High Court is on Tuesday set to start hearing a case filed by the National Super Alliance (NASA) seeking cancellation of the ballot paper printing tender awarded to Dubai-based printing firm, Al Ghurair.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Funding Gaps Deny South Sudanese Children in Uganda Camps an Education

[East African] Abraham Deng, 16, is a South Sudanese refugee who fled his country alone in 2015 when the war – which has now gone on for three and half years – claimed the life of his father, and an explosive blew off his mother’s legs.

[East African] Abraham Deng, 16, is a South Sudanese refugee who fled his country alone in 2015 when the war - which has now gone on for three and half years - claimed the life of his father, and an explosive blew off his mother's legs.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Activists Slam President Magufuli for Teen Mothers School Ban

[East African] East Africans and women’s rights groups have condemned Tanzanian President John Magufuli’s comments that schoolgirls who give birth should not be allowed back to school.

[East African] East Africans and women's rights groups have condemned Tanzanian President John Magufuli's comments that schoolgirls who give birth should not be allowed back to school.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania