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

Award Ceremony Held for First Mauritius Heritage Short Film Competition

[Government of Mauritius] An award ceremony for the first Mauritius Heritage Short Film Competition was held yesterday at the Rajiv Gandhi Science Centre in Bell Village. The ceremony organised by the National Heritage Fund (NHF) and the Mauritius Film…

[Government of Mauritius] An award ceremony for the first Mauritius Heritage Short Film Competition was held yesterday at the Rajiv Gandhi Science Centre in Bell Village. The ceremony organised by the National Heritage Fund (NHF) and the Mauritius Film Development Corporation (MFDC), lies in the context of activities marking the International Day for Monuments and Sites 2017, normally observed on 18 April.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

National Youth Games 2017 Promotes Sporting Values

[Government of Mauritius] The Finals of the National Youth Games 2017, aiming at promoting sporting values and encouraging the practice of sports among the youth, was launched yesterday at the Pandit Sahadeo Gymnasium, in Vacoas.

[Government of Mauritius] The Finals of the National Youth Games 2017, aiming at promoting sporting values and encouraging the practice of sports among the youth, was launched yesterday at the Pandit Sahadeo Gymnasium, in Vacoas.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Father to Spend Double Life Imprisonment for Rape

[SAPS] On Thursday, 13 April 2017, the Maphumulo Regional Court sentenced a 55-year-old father for raping his biological daughter. He was sentenced to double life imprisonment plus five years for sexual assault. He was also declared unfit to possess a …

[SAPS] On Thursday, 13 April 2017, the Maphumulo Regional Court sentenced a 55-year-old father for raping his biological daughter. He was sentenced to double life imprisonment plus five years for sexual assault. He was also declared unfit to possess a firearm.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Vice President Boakai Pitches Economy to U.S. Investors

[Observer] Vice President Joseph N. Boakai says the Liberian government is focused on strategic investment, both domestic and foreign in value chain, plus downstream processed goods and in manufacturing, seeks to expand electricity distribution; as wel…

[Observer] Vice President Joseph N. Boakai says the Liberian government is focused on strategic investment, both domestic and foreign in value chain, plus downstream processed goods and in manufacturing, seeks to expand electricity distribution; as well as link creative financing for Major Small Medium Enterprises and commercially viable businesses.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Kenya Varsity Students Recruited to Kill

[CAJ News] Nairobi -PUBLIC universities in Kenya have disintegrated into recruitment bases for Islamic extremists and terror groups. According to authorities, terrorist organisations such as the Al-Shabaab were radicalizing the university students, tra…

[CAJ News] Nairobi -PUBLIC universities in Kenya have disintegrated into recruitment bases for Islamic extremists and terror groups. According to authorities, terrorist organisations such as the Al-Shabaab were radicalizing the university students, training them and deploying them to carry out deadly acts in the East African country and neighbouring Somalia, where the Al-Shabaab is based. "A number of university students have been reported missing only to be traced in Somalia or Syria where it is believed they are training wi

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya