MRCG On Its 70th Anniversary

[Foroyaa] As part of its 70th anniversary celebrations, Medical Research Council the Gambia (MRCG) on Monday 27th November 2017, commenced a three-day international symposium at a local hotel in Senegambia, under the theme “Bringing together world lead…

[Foroyaa] As part of its 70th anniversary celebrations, Medical Research Council the Gambia (MRCG) on Monday 27th November 2017, commenced a three-day international symposium at a local hotel in Senegambia, under the theme "Bringing together world leaders in global health".

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

HIV New Infections in Morocco Down By 44 Percent Between 2004 and 2016, Minister Says

[MAP] Rabat -The number of HIV new infections in Morocco has dropped by 44% between 2004 and 2016 thanks to the significant progress made by the Kingdom in terms of coverage and access to HIV preventive and curative care services, said Tuesday in Rabat…

[MAP] Rabat -The number of HIV new infections in Morocco has dropped by 44% between 2004 and 2016 thanks to the significant progress made by the Kingdom in terms of coverage and access to HIV preventive and curative care services, said Tuesday in Rabat acting minister of Health, Abdelkader Amara.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

President Sirleaf Dedicates Cassava Processing Hubs, Health Staff Housing Unit, Performs Groundbreaking for New Dormitories At A. M. Dogliotti College of Medicine – Receives WFP Executive Board Members

[Govt of Liberia] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated several development projects including Cassava Processing Hubs and six Spiral Mixers for Bakers. The Liberian leader also performed groundbreaking for the construction of new dormitories f…

[Govt of Liberia] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has dedicated several development projects including Cassava Processing Hubs and six Spiral Mixers for Bakers. The Liberian leader also performed groundbreaking for the construction of new dormitories for the A. M Dogliotti College of Medicine on the Fendell Campus of the University of Liberia. She commended the World Bank its continued support to Liberia's development initiatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ghana National Household Registry Begins Data Collection Exercise in the Upper East Region

[Ghana Govt.] A team from the Ghana National Household Registration (GNHR) is in Bawku West to establish an up-to-date register of households and to facilitate easy access to the data base of social protection programmes.

[Ghana Govt.] A team from the Ghana National Household Registration (GNHR) is in Bawku West to establish an up-to-date register of households and to facilitate easy access to the data base of social protection programmes.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Free SHS Is Here to Stay – President Akufo-Addo

[Ghana Govt.] The Free Senior High School (Free SHS) Policy has come to stay and its sustainability is unquestionable, the President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has declared.

[Ghana Govt.] The Free Senior High School (Free SHS) Policy has come to stay and its sustainability is unquestionable, the President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has declared.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

GNCCI Hosts Maiden Edition of Chamber Business Awards

[Ghana Govt.] The Government of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is determined to exploit, the country’s strategic bauxite and iron ore deposits to propel its aggressive industrial transformational agenda with strong emphasis on private sector par…

[Ghana Govt.] The Government of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is determined to exploit, the country's strategic bauxite and iron ore deposits to propel its aggressive industrial transformational agenda with strong emphasis on private sector participation.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

November 25th Is the Worldwide UN International Day Awareness of the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Girls

[The Point] Violence against women (VAW), also known as gender-based violence, is, collectively, violent acts that are primarily or exclusively committed against women. Sometimes considered a hate crime, this type of violence targets a specific group w…

[The Point] Violence against women (VAW), also known as gender-based violence, is, collectively, violent acts that are primarily or exclusively committed against women. Sometimes considered a hate crime, this type of violence targets a specific group with the victim's gender as a primary motive. This type of violence is gender-based, meaning that the acts of violence are committed against women expressly because they are women. The UN Declaration on the Elimination of Violence against Women states, "violence against w

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Jiboroh Kuta Village Inaugurates U.S.$25,000 Water Project

[The Point] A major water project comprising a borehole with two tanks containing five thousand litres each, six solar panels, streets taps, among other facilities worth twenty five thousand dollars, was Friday inaugurated at Jiboroh Kuta Village in th…

[The Point] A major water project comprising a borehole with two tanks containing five thousand litres each, six solar panels, streets taps, among other facilities worth twenty five thousand dollars, was Friday inaugurated at Jiboroh Kuta Village in the Kombo East District.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Mnangagwa Is Mugabe

[This is Africa] Fixating on the removal of Mugabe or Zuma is a mistake. ZANU-PF must be voted out and the ANC must either completely reform or suffer electoral defeat if South Africa hopes to recover from its rotten president

[This is Africa] Fixating on the removal of Mugabe or Zuma is a mistake. ZANU-PF must be voted out and the ANC must either completely reform or suffer electoral defeat if South Africa hopes to recover from its rotten president

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa