Govt Steps Up Efforts to Boost Social Protection Programmes

[New Times] The Ministry of Local Government and Social Affairs and officials from all districts of Kigali City Monday met to deliberate how best to address the ongoing challenges affecting social protection programmes.

[New Times] The Ministry of Local Government and Social Affairs and officials from all districts of Kigali City Monday met to deliberate how best to address the ongoing challenges affecting social protection programmes.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Awcon 2016 – Nigeria’s Super Falcons Ready for Ghana Clash

[Premium Times] The Nigeria national women’s team, the Super Falcons, are battle-ready for Wednesday’s second group game at the at the ongoing African Women’s Cup of Nations in Cameroon.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria national women's team, the Super Falcons, are battle-ready for Wednesday's second group game at the at the ongoing African Women's Cup of Nations in Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Ruhumuriza, Byukusenge Set to Join Team Rwanda Technical Staff

[New Times] After calling time on their cycling careers, Rwanda’s iconic cyclists Abraham Ruhumuriza and Nathan Byukusenge have joined the technical department of the national cycling team.

[New Times] After calling time on their cycling careers, Rwanda's iconic cyclists Abraham Ruhumuriza and Nathan Byukusenge have joined the technical department of the national cycling team.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

70-Day Forest Border Ultimatum

[Daily News] Clashes pitting farmers and pastoralists in Rufiji District have claimed at least two lives amid a 70-day ultimatum by Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, to have forest reserves isolated from human settlements.

[Daily News] Clashes pitting farmers and pastoralists in Rufiji District have claimed at least two lives amid a 70-day ultimatum by Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, to have forest reserves isolated from human settlements.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Universities Urged to Impart Better Skills to Future Workforce

[Daily News] As Tanzania aspires to become an industrialised country, higher learning institutions have to deliver future generations with the right set of skills and knowledge to prepare the future workforce for the challenges ahead.

[Daily News] As Tanzania aspires to become an industrialised country, higher learning institutions have to deliver future generations with the right set of skills and knowledge to prepare the future workforce for the challenges ahead.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

HIV-Positive Malawian Man Jailed Over Ritual Sex

[Deutsche Welle] A man infected with the HIV virus, who was accused of sleeping with 100 girls and women in a series of so-called ‘ritual cleansing’ acts, was sentenced to two years in prison for his actions.

[Deutsche Welle] A man infected with the HIV virus, who was accused of sleeping with 100 girls and women in a series of so-called 'ritual cleansing' acts, was sentenced to two years in prison for his actions.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt Condemns Dynamite Fishing As Serious Threat

[Daily News] Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Development Minister, Dr Charles Tizeba, has condemned dynamite fishing, describing it as lethal and a serious threat to the fishing industry.

[Daily News] Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries Development Minister, Dr Charles Tizeba, has condemned dynamite fishing, describing it as lethal and a serious threat to the fishing industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Country Emerges Third Among World’s Poorest

[Daily Trust] Nigeria has been named the third nation with the poorest people in the world, according to an annual global wealth report compiled by the Swiss bank, Credit Suisse.

[Daily Trust] Nigeria has been named the third nation with the poorest people in the world, according to an annual global wealth report compiled by the Swiss bank, Credit Suisse.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fashola Talks Tough, Warns Nigeria’s Electricity Distribution Companies

[Premium Times] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has warned Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) to stop blackmailing the Federal Government over outstanding debts allegedly owed them by Ministries, Departments and Ag…

[Premium Times] The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has warned Electricity Distribution Companies (DisCos) to stop blackmailing the Federal Government over outstanding debts allegedly owed them by Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDA).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition MP Lema’s Bail Application Flops Again

[Daily News] Arusha -The High Court here yesterday rejected an application by Arusha Urban legislator Godbless Lema (Chadema), to have a decision by the Resident Magistrate Court on his bail plea reviewed.

[Daily News] Arusha -The High Court here yesterday rejected an application by Arusha Urban legislator Godbless Lema (Chadema), to have a decision by the Resident Magistrate Court on his bail plea reviewed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania