Interview With Mme Zara Al-Fadil – Head of Health Facility Mailao (Chad)

[Malaria Consortium] This year marks the end of SMC implementation in seven countries across the Sahel through the ACCESS-SMC project, funded by UNITAID. During the past two years Mme Zara Al-Fail, head of a health facility in Mailao, has witnessed fir…

[Malaria Consortium] This year marks the end of SMC implementation in seven countries across the Sahel through the ACCESS-SMC project, funded by UNITAID. During the past two years Mme Zara Al-Fail, head of a health facility in Mailao, has witnessed first hand the impact the scale up of SMC has had. To mark this occasion and give our readers a different perspective, we sat down with midwife Zara Al-Fadil to interview her on her thoughts about SMC.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Court Says There Was Public Participation in Joho’s Sh200 Billion Housing Project

[Nation] Three organisations have lost a case in which they are challenging the implementation of an ambitious Sh200 billion housing project by the Mombasa County government.

[Nation] Three organisations have lost a case in which they are challenging the implementation of an ambitious Sh200 billion housing project by the Mombasa County government.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

University Staff Threaten to Paralyse Activities Over Failed CBA

[Nation] Learning in public universities could be paralysed in January after lecturers and non-teaching staff demanded that negotiations for a 2013-2017 Collective bargaining agreement (CBA) be concluded in the next two weeks.

[Nation] Learning in public universities could be paralysed in January after lecturers and non-teaching staff demanded that negotiations for a 2013-2017 Collective bargaining agreement (CBA) be concluded in the next two weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Generous Junior Star Ploughs Back

[Namibian] DELANO Muller dedicated a significant portion of his national junior sportsman of the year winnings to bring festive cheer to less fortunate youth of Khorixas and Fransfontein.

[Namibian] DELANO Muller dedicated a significant portion of his national junior sportsman of the year winnings to bring festive cheer to less fortunate youth of Khorixas and Fransfontein.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

UN Adopts Nigeria-Sponsored Resolution On Illicit Financial Flows

[Premium Times] The Federal Government says the United Nation’s adoption of Nigeria-sponsored resolution on combating illicit financial flows is in tandem with the anti-corruption crusade of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government says the United Nation's adoption of Nigeria-sponsored resolution on combating illicit financial flows is in tandem with the anti-corruption crusade of President Muhammadu Buhari's administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The European Commission Provides New Support of €104 Million for Kenya

[PR Newswire] Brussels -Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, signed financing agreements with Kenya, together with Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta.

[PR Newswire] Brussels -Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, signed financing agreements with Kenya, together with Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Call for Land Bill Input Questioned

[Namibian] LAND activists and specialists have accused government of not properly consulting stakeholders on the proposed draft Land Bill draft and that the time given for input is unreasonable.

[Namibian] LAND activists and specialists have accused government of not properly consulting stakeholders on the proposed draft Land Bill draft and that the time given for input is unreasonable.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Katukula Pleased With Performance

[Namibian] Team Namibia’s sixth place at the recent Youth Games in Angola is fair considering the circumstances under which athletes prepared for the event, team leader Victoria Katukula has said.

[Namibian] Team Namibia's sixth place at the recent Youth Games in Angola is fair considering the circumstances under which athletes prepared for the event, team leader Victoria Katukula has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Delayed Govt Payments Affect SME Bank Performance – Bank Denies Drying Up Funds

[Namibian] THE SME Bank, without giving figures, said it is affected with regard to the performance of its clients whom the bank has financed for tenders from government and local authorities, as government has been delaying payments to service providers.

[Namibian] THE SME Bank, without giving figures, said it is affected with regard to the performance of its clients whom the bank has financed for tenders from government and local authorities, as government has been delaying payments to service providers.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia