Nigerian Health Minister Wants Liberia Supports Mental Health a Lot More

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Professor Oye Gureje, Director World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Mental and Sustenance Use Disorders, will present to the Ministry of Health, 500 copies of the mhGAP booklet, which is a clinical tool for non…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Professor Oye Gureje, Director World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Mental and Sustenance Use Disorders, will present to the Ministry of Health, 500 copies of the mhGAP booklet, which is a clinical tool for non-mental health specialists.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Econet Introduces Rand Facility On Ecocash

[The Herald] Econet Wireless Zimbabwe through EcoCash has introduced a facility that allows subscribers to open accounts and transact strictly in South African rands.Econet Zimbabwe chief executive Douglas Mboweni said through the facility, EcoCash cus…

[The Herald] Econet Wireless Zimbabwe through EcoCash has introduced a facility that allows subscribers to open accounts and transact strictly in South African rands.Econet Zimbabwe chief executive Douglas Mboweni said through the facility, EcoCash customers are now able to either cash-in, cash-out or make payments to merchants and billers in rand.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fiscal Adjustments to Boost Economy

[The Herald] Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa did not have a lot of fiscal space to make dramatic changes in his budget. He could not order significant tax increases because the economy would not stand these; and he could not make significant tax cut…

[The Herald] Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa did not have a lot of fiscal space to make dramatic changes in his budget. He could not order significant tax increases because the economy would not stand these; and he could not make significant tax cuts because the Government still has to provide a lot of services to the people.But within these limits he has made adjustments that should help push economic growth, provide better financial stability, and cut some of the cheating that is not only unfair but which distorts

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Women Using Padded Bra, Bum Are Deceptive – Abuja Men

[Daily Trust] Some men in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Thursday said the use of body enhancers such as padded braziers, hips and bum boosters by women was deceptive.

[Daily Trust] Some men in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Thursday said the use of body enhancers such as padded braziers, hips and bum boosters by women was deceptive.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Team Namibia-Bound

[The Herald] Takudzwa Chitsiga -THE Zimbabwe Republic Police Support Unit volleyball team is scheduled to leave the country this morning for the annual Zone VI Championships in Swakopmund, Namibia.The team had a send-off ceremony on Wednesday in which …

[The Herald] Takudzwa Chitsiga -THE Zimbabwe Republic Police Support Unit volleyball team is scheduled to leave the country this morning for the annual Zone VI Championships in Swakopmund, Namibia.The team had a send-off ceremony on Wednesday in which Angeline Guvamombe was the guest of honour at Chikurubi. The Support Unit Volleyball Club will grace the championships after winning the Harare Volleyball Leagues in the men and women's categories.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘I Don’t Support Same-Sex Marriage’

[New Republic] At long last, the political leader of the opposition Alternative National Congress or ANC, Alexander Cummings has let the cat out of the bag about the controversial ‘same-sex marriage’.

[New Republic] At long last, the political leader of the opposition Alternative National Congress or ANC, Alexander Cummings has let the cat out of the bag about the controversial 'same-sex marriage'.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen Feasts Lawmakers

[New Republic] The Rotunda of the Capitol Building Thursday became a center of attraction for the Executive and Legislative Branches of government who held a one-day feast-like special called Retreat by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.

[New Republic] The Rotunda of the Capitol Building Thursday became a center of attraction for the Executive and Legislative Branches of government who held a one-day feast-like special called Retreat by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Vulnerability Cause for Gullibility?

[The Herald] Throughout history mankind has been led to do numerous acts in the name of religion. From the Crusades to the Spanish Inquisition; the modern day Jihad and even colonialism, all these atrocities were influenced by some kind of religious ag…

[The Herald] Throughout history mankind has been led to do numerous acts in the name of religion. From the Crusades to the Spanish Inquisition; the modern day Jihad and even colonialism, all these atrocities were influenced by some kind of religious agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Africa-Korea Partnership – Opportunity for Mutual Growth

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the partnership between Africa and the Republic of Korea provides ample opportunity for mutual growth and prosperity.

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the partnership between Africa and the Republic of Korea provides ample opportunity for mutual growth and prosperity.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Honouring Gada System

[Ethiopian Herald] Last week it was a joyful week for all Ethiopians because the indigenous democratic socio-political system of the Oromo people, Gada System, has been inscribed in UNESCO’s top world heritage list. The 11th Session of the Intergovernm…

[Ethiopian Herald] Last week it was a joyful week for all Ethiopians because the indigenous democratic socio-political system of the Oromo people, Gada System, has been inscribed in UNESCO's top world heritage list. The 11th Session of the Intergovernmental Committee for Safeguarding the Intangible Cultural Heritage had been busy in sorting out various heritages that had been collected for inscription by the committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia