Wike, Fayose Talk Tough On Primaries

[Vanguard] Governors Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State who are in Anambra State to supervise the ward congress of the PDP, yesterday, threatened to disqualify any aspirant found to be fomenting trouble in any part of the state.

[Vanguard] Governors Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State who are in Anambra State to supervise the ward congress of the PDP, yesterday, threatened to disqualify any aspirant found to be fomenting trouble in any part of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Germany Lauded for Extraditing Genocide Suspect

[New Times] The National Commission for the Fight against Genocide (CNLG) has commended Germany for extraditing Jean Twagiramungu to stand trial for his alleged role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

[New Times] The National Commission for the Fight against Genocide (CNLG) has commended Germany for extraditing Jean Twagiramungu to stand trial for his alleged role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Nigeria Yet to Transform 2.8bn Metric Tonnes of Coal in 17 Fields Into Wealth

[Vanguard] A study by Behre Dolbear & Company (USA), Inc. subdivided the areas of coal deposits in the country, which include the Anambra Coal Basin; this basin was into seven coal mining districts, out of which three of the basins have been explored to an appreciable level, and they are the Kogi, Benue and Enugu Coal Districts and they further have two or more coal resource centres.

[Vanguard] A study by Behre Dolbear & Company (USA), Inc. subdivided the areas of coal deposits in the country, which include the Anambra Coal Basin; this basin was into seven coal mining districts, out of which three of the basins have been explored to an appreciable level, and they are the Kogi, Benue and Enugu Coal Districts and they further have two or more coal resource centres.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Food Insecurity, Poverty Force Girls Into ‘Survival Sex’

[VOA] Women and girls as young as 12 from Kenya’s countryside are being forced into sex work to support families affected by prolonged drought. They have little or no education and travel at least 50 kilometers (30 miles) to reach urban areas, working …

[VOA] Women and girls as young as 12 from Kenya's countryside are being forced into sex work to support families affected by prolonged drought. They have little or no education and travel at least 50 kilometers (30 miles) to reach urban areas, working in unsafe conditions far from their homes.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Hospitality Sector Embraces Technology to Ensure Safety

[New Times] The local hospitality sector has moved to embrace advanced technologies to ensure security and safety at their facilities. Nsengiyumva Barakabuye, the chairman of the Rwanda Hospitality Association, noted that new technologies are essential…

[New Times] The local hospitality sector has moved to embrace advanced technologies to ensure security and safety at their facilities. Nsengiyumva Barakabuye, the chairman of the Rwanda Hospitality Association, noted that new technologies are essential to safeguard the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Unam Students Glad Over Re-Opening of Wellness Centre

[New Era] The University of Namibia (Unam) closed its clinic at the main campus in Windhoek for renovations in August 2012, and five years later, the new student wellness centre which cost at least N$5.8 million opened last week. New Era’s Alvine Kapit…

[New Era] The University of Namibia (Unam) closed its clinic at the main campus in Windhoek for renovations in August 2012, and five years later, the new student wellness centre which cost at least N$5.8 million opened last week. New Era's Alvine Kapitako spoke to students on how life was without a clinic and the difference now that there is a wellness centre.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Working Together Towards Prosperity

[New Era] Windhoek-The Fifth National Development Plan (NDP5), which was launched earlier this year by President Geingob is the 5th NDP in the series of a total of seven National Development Plans that are to implement and achieve the objectives and as…

[New Era] Windhoek-The Fifth National Development Plan (NDP5), which was launched earlier this year by President Geingob is the 5th NDP in the series of a total of seven National Development Plans that are to implement and achieve the objectives and aspirations of Namibia's long-term vision, Vision 2030. In sequence, NDP5 will be the fifth five-year implementation vehicle towards Vision 2030 and will be implemented from the financial year 2017/18 up until 2021/22.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ambassador Zhang Is an Accomplished Diplomat

[New Era] Windhoek -Recently accredited Chinese Ambassador to Namibia, Zhang Yiming, who turned 48 in May is a career diplomat who has progressed through the ranks in his country’s foreign ministry.

[New Era] Windhoek -Recently accredited Chinese Ambassador to Namibia, Zhang Yiming, who turned 48 in May is a career diplomat who has progressed through the ranks in his country's foreign ministry.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Just How Powerful Is Grace Mugabe?

[News24Wire] So Grace Mugabe, who is accused of assault in South Africa, is back home in Zimbabwe after she was granted diplomatic immunity by the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) over the weekend.

[News24Wire] So Grace Mugabe, who is accused of assault in South Africa, is back home in Zimbabwe after she was granted diplomatic immunity by the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe