World Aids Day – 72,000 Adolescents Living With HIV in Lagos – LSACA

[Vanguard] The Lagos State AIDS Control Agency, LSACA, yesterday disclosed that no fewer than 72,000 adolescents are living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus, HIV, in the state just as the wife of the governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode stressed that prevent…

[Vanguard] The Lagos State AIDS Control Agency, LSACA, yesterday disclosed that no fewer than 72,000 adolescents are living with Human Immunodeficiency Virus, HIV, in the state just as the wife of the governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode stressed that prevention efforts must be doubled, if the world is to fast-track an end to the pandemic.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Jobs Not Jets – South Africans Coughing Up for Charters While Inkwazi Fully Functional

[DA] According to latest reports, President Jacob Zuma’s VVIP jet, Inkwazi, flew at least six times in November, proving that the jet is fully functional, as the DA has continually maintained.

[DA] According to latest reports, President Jacob Zuma's VVIP jet, Inkwazi, flew at least six times in November, proving that the jet is fully functional, as the DA has continually maintained.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

My Indefinite Suspension Cannot Stand – Senator Sani

[Vanguard] Chairman, Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debts, Senator Shehu Sani, APC, Kaduna Central, and the state chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, were, yesterday, locked in a war of words over the former’s suspension.

[Vanguard] Chairman, Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debts, Senator Shehu Sani, APC, Kaduna Central, and the state chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, were, yesterday, locked in a war of words over the former's suspension.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why There Are Few Females in Engineering

[Vanguard] From observation, one would notice that there are fewer females in engineering, as well as a good number of science courses in higher instituions, and in the world of work, when compared with other courses and professions.

[Vanguard] From observation, one would notice that there are fewer females in engineering, as well as a good number of science courses in higher instituions, and in the world of work, when compared with other courses and professions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Wanga Among 47 Shortlisted for Hull Friendly

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A total of 47 players drawn from the Kenyan Premier League clubs have been selected ahead of the first ever football match pitting English Premier League side Hull City and a Kenyan select side in February.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A total of 47 players drawn from the Kenyan Premier League clubs have been selected ahead of the first ever football match pitting English Premier League side Hull City and a Kenyan select side in February.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Economy Still in Serious Trouble

[Financial Gazette] CRITICS this week welcomed the increase in capacity utilisation in the country’s manufacturing sector, saying it indicated that government’s ban on a wide range of imports had benefitted the local manufacturing sector.

[Financial Gazette] CRITICS this week welcomed the increase in capacity utilisation in the country's manufacturing sector, saying it indicated that government's ban on a wide range of imports had benefitted the local manufacturing sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why PDP Senators Staged Walk-Out Over Omogunwa Defection to APC

[Vanguard] There was a rowdy session, yesterday, in the Senate, following the defection of Senator Yele Omogunwa, Ondo South, from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the All Progressives Congress, APC.

[Vanguard] There was a rowdy session, yesterday, in the Senate, following the defection of Senator Yele Omogunwa, Ondo South, from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the All Progressives Congress, APC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Benin Palace Dismisses Alleged Demotion of Prominent Chief

[Vanguard] Benin Traditional Council, BTC, has dismissed claims of a purported demotion of one of its prominent chiefs, Osemede Adun, by the Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Omo N’Oba Ewuare II.

[Vanguard] Benin Traditional Council, BTC, has dismissed claims of a purported demotion of one of its prominent chiefs, Osemede Adun, by the Oba of Benin, His Royal Majesty, Omo N'Oba Ewuare II.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cash in Transit – Port Elizabeth

[SAPS] A G4S security guard was shot and injured in a cash in transit heist which occurred at about 07:50 this morning. It is alleged that as the two guards exited a chain store in a shopping complex in Commercial Road, Sidwell, when they were confront…

[SAPS] A G4S security guard was shot and injured in a cash in transit heist which occurred at about 07:50 this morning. It is alleged that as the two guards exited a chain store in a shopping complex in Commercial Road, Sidwell, when they were confronted by four armed men. Shots were fired in the foyer and one of the guards was wounded. The suspects escaped through the back alley with an unknown amount of cash. A civilian who witnessed what had happened, also fired at the fleeing robbers. The men escaped in a whi

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