Mandela Children’s Hospital Finally Opens

[SA Info] The Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital, an idea that began with a vision by Nelson Mandela as far back as his presidency in the 1990s, has finally become a reality. The hospital, overseen by the Nelson Mandela Children’s Fund, along with vari…

[SA Info] The Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital, an idea that began with a vision by Nelson Mandela as far back as his presidency in the 1990s, has finally become a reality. The hospital, overseen by the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund, along with various local and international partners, is dedicated exclusively to paediatric medicine and care. It will welcome its first patients on 2 December 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ramela to Lead SA Invitation XI

[News24Wire] Omphile Ramela will lead the South African Invitation XI in the three-day tour match against Sri Lanka to be played at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom from December 18 to 20.

[News24Wire] Omphile Ramela will lead the South African Invitation XI in the three-day tour match against Sri Lanka to be played at Senwes Park in Potchefstroom from December 18 to 20.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Presidential Election Postponed for Third Time

[VOA] Somalia’s presidential elections, scheduled to begin this week, have been postponed for a third time, the electoral body said Monday. Omar Mohamed Abdulle, head of Somalia’s electoral body, said elections slated for Wednesday will not happen as p…

[VOA] Somalia's presidential elections, scheduled to begin this week, have been postponed for a third time, the electoral body said Monday. Omar Mohamed Abdulle, head of Somalia's electoral body, said elections slated for Wednesday will not happen as planned.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Police Tightens Security During Coupon Distribution Exercise

[Malawi News Agency] Chitipa -Police in Chitipa District have warned that they will deal harshly with anyone bent to frustrate successful implementation of Farm Input Subsidy Programme (FISP) in the district.

[Malawi News Agency] Chitipa -Police in Chitipa District have warned that they will deal harshly with anyone bent to frustrate successful implementation of Farm Input Subsidy Programme (FISP) in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

ANC to Hold Memorial Services in Honour of Comrade Fidel Castro

[ANC] The African National Congress will hold memorial services in Gauteng and the Western Cape in remembrance and honour of the former President of the Republic of Cuba and leader of the Cuban Revolution, Comrade Fidel Castro. Cde Fidel Castro was one…

[ANC] The African National Congress will hold memorial services in Gauteng and the Western Cape in remembrance and honour of the former President of the Republic of Cuba and leader of the Cuban Revolution, Comrade Fidel Castro. Cde Fidel Castro was one of the greatest revolutionaries of our time, a great friend and ally of the ANC, the alliance, the broader national liberation movement and the people of South Africa as a whole. He was with us throughout the period of heightened repression by the apartheid regime

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Miracle’s Miracle of Early Childhood Development

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Born underweight and undernourished, Miracle Makwinja’s story highlights the challenge of malnutrition the African Continent and Malawi in particular faces to prevent poor child mental and physical development or worse st…

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Born underweight and undernourished, Miracle Makwinja's story highlights the challenge of malnutrition the African Continent and Malawi in particular faces to prevent poor child mental and physical development or worse still, premature deaths.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Sanef Greatly Concerned About Axing of Citizen Editor; to Institute Probe

[SANEF] The South African National Editors’ Forum (Sanef) is greatly concerned following the dismissal of the Editor of The Citizen, Steven Motale, which was announced by the newspaper on Tuesday, November 29, after he was suspended from his duties ear…

[SANEF] The South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) is greatly concerned following the dismissal of the Editor of The Citizen, Steven Motale, which was announced by the newspaper on Tuesday, November 29, after he was suspended from his duties earlier in the month pending the outcome of an internal disciplinary process. Furthermore, Sanef is shocked to learn that Mr Motale was dismissed without a hearing.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tama in a Project to Reduce Health Hazards to Farmers

[Malawi News Agency] Mchinji -Tobacco Association of Malawi (TAMA) President, Reuben Maigwa says his association has committed to ensure that tobacco farmers are not exposed to health risks during their work.

[Malawi News Agency] Mchinji -Tobacco Association of Malawi (TAMA) President, Reuben Maigwa says his association has committed to ensure that tobacco farmers are not exposed to health risks during their work.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mangochi DC Urges People to Guard Against Wayward Behavior

[Malawi News Agency] Mangochi -District Commissioner for Mangochi, James Manyetera has urged people in the district, particularly those along the Mangochi-Liwonde road to guard against any behavior which could predispose them to contracting HIV the vir…

[Malawi News Agency] Mangochi -District Commissioner for Mangochi, James Manyetera has urged people in the district, particularly those along the Mangochi-Liwonde road to guard against any behavior which could predispose them to contracting HIV the virus that causes Aids.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi