Author of 4 Books On Seychelles Says Women Are the Island Nation’s Backbone

[Seychelles News Agency] Claude Pavard, a French national born in Algeria, is the author who has published the most books about the Seychelles archipelago. His latest book – “Seychelles: A Love Affair” – was launched earlier this year.

[Seychelles News Agency] Claude Pavard, a French national born in Algeria, is the author who has published the most books about the Seychelles archipelago. His latest book - "Seychelles: A Love Affair" - was launched earlier this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Ex-Taifa Stars Spice Up Tanzania Football Federation Posts Chase

[Daily News] As the fever towards the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) election mounts, the entry of the former national team stars adds a dimension to the tension. It is now a battle of heavyweights as the aspirants taking nomination form are well k…

[Daily News] As the fever towards the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) election mounts, the entry of the former national team stars adds a dimension to the tension. It is now a battle of heavyweights as the aspirants taking nomination form are well known sports personalities with a huge appeal.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Swedish Woman Appears to Have Drowned Off Seychelles’ Praslin Island

[Seychelles News Agency] A 62-year-old Swedish woman apparently drowned over the weekend on Praslin, the second-most populated island of Seychelles, the police said on Sunday.

[Seychelles News Agency] A 62-year-old Swedish woman apparently drowned over the weekend on Praslin, the second-most populated island of Seychelles, the police said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Cross Border Stock Theft Leaves Two Men Dead

[New Zimbabwe] Two suspected cattle rustlers, a Zimbabwean man and a Mozambican national, died recently, after a group of Mozambicans crossed into Zimbabwe and fought them in a bid to recover three stolen cows, police in the area confirmed.

[New Zimbabwe] Two suspected cattle rustlers, a Zimbabwean man and a Mozambican national, died recently, after a group of Mozambicans crossed into Zimbabwe and fought them in a bid to recover three stolen cows, police in the area confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tanzania Among Top Five Fastest Growing Economies

[Daily News] Tanzania’s Gross Domestic Products (GDP) is tipped to grow by 7.2 per cent to become the world fourth fastest economy in this year. According to World Economic Prospect June report the country economy forecasted to grow at per with India GDP.

[Daily News] Tanzania's Gross Domestic Products (GDP) is tipped to grow by 7.2 per cent to become the world fourth fastest economy in this year. According to World Economic Prospect June report the country economy forecasted to grow at per with India GDP.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Will Peace Accord Bring End to Violence?

[Al Jazeera] The government of the Central African Republic (CAR) has struck a peace deal with most of the country’s armed groups in a bid to end a long-running conflict that has killed thousands of people.

[Al Jazeera] The government of the Central African Republic (CAR) has struck a peace deal with most of the country's armed groups in a bid to end a long-running conflict that has killed thousands of people.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Government Signs Peace Deal With Rebel Groups

[Al Jazeera] The government of the Central African Republic (CAR) has signed an “immediate ceasefire” deal with rebel groups at a meeting in Italy’s capital, Rome, aimed at ending violence in the strife-torn country.

[Al Jazeera] The government of the Central African Republic (CAR) has signed an "immediate ceasefire" deal with rebel groups at a meeting in Italy's capital, Rome, aimed at ending violence in the strife-torn country.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

126 Refugees Feared Dead After Shipwreck Off Libya – IOM

[Al Jazeera] At least 126 refugees are feared to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea after the motor of their boat was stolen, causing it to sink, the United Nations’ migration agency has said.

[Al Jazeera] At least 126 refugees are feared to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea after the motor of their boat was stolen, causing it to sink, the United Nations' migration agency has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Programme for ICT Innovators Kicks Off

[Daily News] Mwanza -Fresh search for young innovators in information and communication technology (ICT) has kicked off, with the Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH) launching a special programme targeted at promoting the best innovations.

[Daily News] Mwanza -Fresh search for young innovators in information and communication technology (ICT) has kicked off, with the Commission for Science and Technology (COSTECH) launching a special programme targeted at promoting the best innovations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Military Regional Hospital Medicine Stock Reinforced

[ANGOP] Huambo -Considerable number of different medicines were delivered Monday to the Military Hospital of the Central Region, in an initiative of the Katiavala organizations, with the purpose of strengthening the stock of the health unit.

[ANGOP] Huambo -Considerable number of different medicines were delivered Monday to the Military Hospital of the Central Region, in an initiative of the Katiavala organizations, with the purpose of strengthening the stock of the health unit.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola