Chakwera Backs Livingstonia Synod On Declaring Boat Tragedy ‘National Disaster’

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Lazarus Chakwera, who is also leader of opposition, has backed Livingstonia Synod of the Church of Central Africa Presbyterian (CCAP), whose members were the major victims of the Easter Sunday Rumphi …

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Lazarus Chakwera, who is also leader of opposition, has backed Livingstonia Synod of the Church of Central Africa Presbyterian (CCAP), whose members were the major victims of the Easter Sunday Rumphi boat tragedy, for declaring the Mlowe incident the 'Church National Disaster'.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Hlaudi’s Presser Is Grounds for Dismissal – DA

[News24Wire] Former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s press conference on Wednesday provided grounds for immediate dismissal from the broadcaster, the Democratic Alliance said.

[News24Wire] Former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng's press conference on Wednesday provided grounds for immediate dismissal from the broadcaster, the Democratic Alliance said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

MPs Concerned With ‘Shortcuts’ On Lake Malawi Oil Exploration

[Nyasa Times] Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources and Climate Change chairperson Werani Chilenga has said the decision by government to to proceed with oil and gas exploration in Lake Malawi amid resistance from environmentalists is worrying, …

[Nyasa Times] Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources and Climate Change chairperson Werani Chilenga has said the decision by government to to proceed with oil and gas exploration in Lake Malawi amid resistance from environmentalists is worrying, saying there should be a petroleum policy and a revised Petroleum Act.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Nurse Acquires Diploma At 50 Years of Age

[New Era] Windhoek -A 50-year-old woman last week proved that with patience and determination anything is possible when she earned a diploma in general nursing and midwifery from the University of Namibia (Unam).

[New Era] Windhoek -A 50-year-old woman last week proved that with patience and determination anything is possible when she earned a diploma in general nursing and midwifery from the University of Namibia (Unam).

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Drug Agency Chief – Target ‘Big Fish’ With Surveillance, Intelligence Work

[Seychelles News Agency] The National Drugs Enforcement Agency, NDEA, was set up in 2008 to counter the threat of illegal drugs coming into Seychelles. A number of criticisms have been thrown at the agency by the public throughout the years, ranging fr…

[Seychelles News Agency] The National Drugs Enforcement Agency, NDEA, was set up in 2008 to counter the threat of illegal drugs coming into Seychelles. A number of criticisms have been thrown at the agency by the public throughout the years, ranging from allegations of corruption to malpractice.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Cycling – Federation Defends Construction of Bicycle Paths

[ANGOP] Luanda -The secretary general of the Angolan Cycling Federation (FACI), João Francisco, defended the need to build exclusive routes for bicycle riders as a way to motivate the emergence of new athletes in the country.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The secretary general of the Angolan Cycling Federation (FACI), João Francisco, defended the need to build exclusive routes for bicycle riders as a way to motivate the emergence of new athletes in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Tshireletso Meets UNAIDS Delegation

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The introduction of the Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) programme has reduced by 96 per cent the number of children born by HIV positive mothers who are HIV negative.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The introduction of the Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) programme has reduced by 96 per cent the number of children born by HIV positive mothers who are HIV negative.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana