New Book Sheds Light on Apartheid-Era Surgeon Who Caused Kenya Big Heartache

[Nation] A newspaper reporter has published a new book on Dr Christian Barnard, the South African surgeon who gained global acclaim when he performed the world’s first heart transplant in 1967.

[Nation] A newspaper reporter has published a new book on Dr Christian Barnard, the South African surgeon who gained global acclaim when he performed the world's first heart transplant in 1967.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fast-Rising Ndigiti Wins 10km Race in Kisii AK Meeting

[Nation] World Under-18 10km race walk bronze medallist Dominic Ndigiti emerged victorious on good day for Africa 400m hurdles silver medallist Maureen Jelagat in the second leg of Athletics Kenya Track and Field Meeting Saturday at Kisii University.

[Nation] World Under-18 10km race walk bronze medallist Dominic Ndigiti emerged victorious on good day for Africa 400m hurdles silver medallist Maureen Jelagat in the second leg of Athletics Kenya Track and Field Meeting Saturday at Kisii University.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rich Food, Rich Performances – Lamu Fest Thrills

[Nation] The 17th edition of the Lamu Cultural Festival, held last month, will go down in history as the first one that local tourists outnumbered foreigners. And there were enough attractions to keep the visitors entertained for the four days when the…

[Nation] The 17th edition of the Lamu Cultural Festival, held last month, will go down in history as the first one that local tourists outnumbered foreigners. And there were enough attractions to keep the visitors entertained for the four days when the Coastal town hosted the event — from henna paintings to the popular donkey race and dhow racing competition.

Israel Deepens Ties With Africa As Netanyahu Meets 10 Leaders

[East African] He was the trophy guest that Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta — facing questions on the credibility of the election that won him a second term in office — wished for.

[East African] He was the trophy guest that Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta -- facing questions on the credibility of the election that won him a second term in office -- wished for.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

250 000 People Living With HIV-Aids

[Namibian] About 10% of Namibians or 247 126 people are living with HIV, according to 2016 statistics, health minister Bernard Haufiku said on Friday during World AIDS Day commemorations at Katima Mulilo in the Zambezi region.

[Namibian] About 10% of Namibians or 247 126 people are living with HIV, according to 2016 statistics, health minister Bernard Haufiku said on Friday during World AIDS Day commemorations at Katima Mulilo in the Zambezi region.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Mnangagwa Will Fail Just Like Mugabe – Mangoma

[263Chat] Coalition of Democrats (CODE) president, Elton Mangoma believes the newly appointed President of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa will continue on his predecessor Robert Mugabe’s dismal economic and political trajectory as the two are cut from th…

[263Chat] Coalition of Democrats (CODE) president, Elton Mangoma believes the newly appointed President of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa will continue on his predecessor Robert Mugabe's dismal economic and political trajectory as the two are cut from the same cloth.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Conservancies Get Bumper Devil’s Claw Harvest

[Namibian] The harvesting and sale of devil’s claw from the Nyae Nyae and N#a Jaqna conservancies made a significant contribution to the income of harvesters in 2017.

[Namibian] The harvesting and sale of devil’s claw from the Nyae Nyae and N#a Jaqna conservancies made a significant contribution to the income of harvesters in 2017.

Renovated Katima Art Clinic Opened

[Namibian] The newly-renovated Katima Mulilo antiretroviral therapy (ART) clinic in the Zambezi region was officially handed over to the government by United States ambassador to Namibia Thomas Daughton last Thursday.

[Namibian] The newly-renovated Katima Mulilo antiretroviral therapy (ART) clinic in the Zambezi region was officially handed over to the government by United States ambassador to Namibia Thomas Daughton last Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia