Cameroon’s Struggle to Contain HIV/Aids

[Deutsche Welle] In its efforts to lower the HIV prevalence rate, Cameroon will launch a program where expectant mothers in northern regions of the country can get tested for HIV, and prevent mother to child transmissions.

[Deutsche Welle] In its efforts to lower the HIV prevalence rate, Cameroon will launch a program where expectant mothers in northern regions of the country can get tested for HIV, and prevent mother to child transmissions.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Deepening Food Crisis Pushes Northeast Closer to Famine – Aid Agency

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -“The crisis will only end when the conflict has been resolved and communities can safely return to their land to rebuild their lives”

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -"The crisis will only end when the conflict has been resolved and communities can safely return to their land to rebuild their lives"

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Warns of Social Media Crackdown Ahead of Polls

[Deutsche Welle] Kenya’s government has threatened to clamp down on social media users who spread hate speech or fake news that could fan violence in the lead up to elections next month.

[Deutsche Welle] Kenya's government has threatened to clamp down on social media users who spread hate speech or fake news that could fan violence in the lead up to elections next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Calabar Women Go to Farm With Umbrellas to Preserve Beautiful Bodies

[Vanguard] Calabar -Most mornings, afternoons and evenings, the expansive field of the New Airport field in Calabar South, Cross River State, is covered in a melee of umbrellas, which women use them as shades while they work in their small farms.

[Vanguard] Calabar -Most mornings, afternoons and evenings, the expansive field of the New Airport field in Calabar South, Cross River State, is covered in a melee of umbrellas, which women use them as shades while they work in their small farms.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anxiety As WHO Alerts On Spread of HIV Drug Resistance

[Vanguard] As the world is battling the growing concerns about Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), leading to failure of treatment of major bacterial diseases, calls for collective response to check the development through collective action have been makin…

[Vanguard] As the world is battling the growing concerns about Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), leading to failure of treatment of major bacterial diseases, calls for collective response to check the development through collective action have been making the rounds to ensure effective prevention and treatment of infections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Battle for Anambra – Where Are the Women?

[Vanguard] The forthcoming election is one that is bound to sadden advocates of women participation in politics. The sad commentary on women involvement in the 2017 contest is evidenced by the fact that no woman has been mentioned among the about two d…

[Vanguard] The forthcoming election is one that is bound to sadden advocates of women participation in politics. The sad commentary on women involvement in the 2017 contest is evidenced by the fact that no woman has been mentioned among the about two dozen aspirants who have shown interest in the office.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Election Countdown in Rwanda

[Deutsche Welle] There is little doubt that Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame will win the elections on August 4, as his government leaves no room for opposition. But will he leave at the end of his next term of office?

[Deutsche Welle] There is little doubt that Rwanda's President Paul Kagame will win the elections on August 4, as his government leaves no room for opposition. But will he leave at the end of his next term of office?

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda