NGO Trains 200 School Girls On Reproductive Health, Entrepreneurship

[Leadership] An Abuja-based nongovernmental organization, Helpline Foundation, at the weekend trained about 200 school girls in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on personal hygiene, reproductive health, entrepreneurial skills and leadership/communic…

[Leadership] An Abuja-based nongovernmental organization, Helpline Foundation, at the weekend trained about 200 school girls in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on personal hygiene, reproductive health, entrepreneurial skills and leadership/communications skills.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Communist Party General Secretary, Family Threatened at Home

[News24Wire] The South African Communist Party (SACP) has confirmed that the lives of deputy general secretary Solly Mapaila and his family were threatened on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] The South African Communist Party (SACP) has confirmed that the lives of deputy general secretary Solly Mapaila and his family were threatened on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Members of the Public Pursue and Apprehend Fleeing Suspect

[SAPS] On 29 May 2017 at about 12:45, a 70-year-old Scottburgh resident parked his Opel in a parking bay in the main street in the Scottburgh CBD and went shopping at a popular chain store. It is alleged that the observant senior citizen looked towards…

[SAPS] On 29 May 2017 at about 12:45, a 70-year-old Scottburgh resident parked his Opel in a parking bay in the main street in the Scottburgh CBD and went shopping at a popular chain store. It is alleged that the observant senior citizen looked towards his car from the store and saw a stranger inside. He immediately alerted the store security and as they rushed towards the car, the suspect took flight but not before a passing motorist, Mr Jeethandran Murugan of Pietermaritzburg and other members of the public wit

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

MEC Desbo Mohono On Attracting Tourists Into North West

[Govt of SA] North West MEC for Tourism Desbo Mohono has once more reiterated that events are critically important in attracting tourists into the province. MEC Mohono was reacting to the weekend South African Music Awards held in Sun City where thousa…

[Govt of SA] North West MEC for Tourism Desbo Mohono has once more reiterated that events are critically important in attracting tourists into the province. MEC Mohono was reacting to the weekend South African Music Awards held in Sun City where thousands of music patrons descended to attend the annual music awards, that honored those who have or registered success in their music careers in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Four Men Held for Attempted Murder After Shooting At KwaMashu Looters

[News24Wire] Four security guards have been arrested for allegedly using live ammunition to disperse protesters who looted shops in KwaMashu on Tuesday, KwaZulu-Natal police said.

[News24Wire] Four security guards have been arrested for allegedly using live ammunition to disperse protesters who looted shops in KwaMashu on Tuesday, KwaZulu-Natal police said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why New WHO Boss Is Fit for Post

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -This week, member states of the World Health Organisation elected Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, 52, a biologist and public health guru from Ethiopia, as the new director-general. He begins serving his five-year term on July 1 …

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -This week, member states of the World Health Organisation elected Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, 52, a biologist and public health guru from Ethiopia, as the new director-general. He begins serving his five-year term on July 1 this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Kenya Impasse Over Representatives Set to Paralyse EALA

[Citizen] Arusha -With one week before the launch of the fourth session of the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) on June 5, Kenya is yet to elect its representatives.

[Citizen] Arusha -With one week before the launch of the fourth session of the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) on June 5, Kenya is yet to elect its representatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Strive to Be Transparent, SMEs Urged

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Small and medium sized enterprises must increase transparency in their dealings for them to benefit from procurement opportunities offered by the government and the private sector.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Small and medium sized enterprises must increase transparency in their dealings for them to benefit from procurement opportunities offered by the government and the private sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Coat of Arms ‘Creator’ Is Dead, Leaves No Kin and Kith Behind

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The man who claims to have designed the national coat-of-arms, Francis Maige (86) alias Ngosha, has died leaving behind no known kin and kith to bury him.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The man who claims to have designed the national coat-of-arms, Francis Maige (86) alias Ngosha, has died leaving behind no known kin and kith to bury him.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Sustain No-Tobacco Drive Despite Notable Successes

[Citizen] Smoking is arguably one of the deadliest habits one can indulge in, yet millions more smokers get sucked into it each passing year, a period during which, says WHO, 7.2 million across the world die of tobacco-linked health complications, incl…

[Citizen] Smoking is arguably one of the deadliest habits one can indulge in, yet millions more smokers get sucked into it each passing year, a period during which, says WHO, 7.2 million across the world die of tobacco-linked health complications, including lung cancer.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania