Woman Mutilated in ‘Ritual Act’

[News24Wire] A 65-year-old traditional healer and four others have been arrested after the body of a woman was found with her private parts cut out in a “ritual act” near Giyani, Limpopo, police said on Saturday.

[News24Wire] A 65-year-old traditional healer and four others have been arrested after the body of a woman was found with her private parts cut out in a "ritual act" near Giyani, Limpopo, police said on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Museveni Survives Angry Bull Attack

[Monitor] A bull nearly changed the history of Uganda on August 28. President Yoweri Museveni was wielding the auctioneer’s hammer at a fundraising in Ngoma, Luweero District, when a bull that was waiting at a distance to be brought to the floor, broke…

[Monitor] A bull nearly changed the history of Uganda on August 28. President Yoweri Museveni was wielding the auctioneer's hammer at a fundraising in Ngoma, Luweero District, when a bull that was waiting at a distance to be brought to the floor, broke loose. We revisit the events of the day.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Real Cost of Unpaid Labour for Women, Girls

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -It has always been a public secret that women bear the biggest brunt of the HIV/Aids pandemic, but now, gender activists are saying the cost of that burden is more often than not, understated.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -It has always been a public secret that women bear the biggest brunt of the HIV/Aids pandemic, but now, gender activists are saying the cost of that burden is more often than not, understated.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

HIV/Aids – Faca Distributes 7 Million Condoms in FCT in 2016 – Official

[Daily Trust] The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Agency for Control of HIV/AIDS (FACA) said it distributed seven million condoms to FCT residents in 2016, to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS.

[Daily Trust] The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Agency for Control of HIV/AIDS (FACA) said it distributed seven million condoms to FCT residents in 2016, to prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Issues of Cooperation Between Sudan and Burkina Faso Discussed

[SNA] Khartoum -The Head of the National Assembly’s Committee for External Relations and International Cooperation, Dr Mohamed Mustafa met, Sunday, with Chairman of the Committee for West and Central African countries of Burkina Faso Parliament, Saji J…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Head of the National Assembly's Committee for External Relations and International Cooperation, Dr Mohamed Mustafa met, Sunday, with Chairman of the Committee for West and Central African countries of Burkina Faso Parliament, Saji Jacob.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

C3 to Launch a Nationwide Wireless Data Network

[Balancing Act] London -One of the first commercial African operators to use TV White Spaces technology will launch at the end of next month. C3 has already rolled out its network to a large refugee camp in Dowa and will make a full launch at the end o…

[Balancing Act] London -One of the first commercial African operators to use TV White Spaces technology will launch at the end of next month. C3 has already rolled out its network to a large refugee camp in Dowa and will make a full launch at the end of May. Russell Southwood spoke to its founder and CEO Richard Chisala about the strategy he is adopting.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi