EAC Secretariat Pledges Journalists to Report On Community News

[Iwacu] “I believe that the media has a big role to play in EAC integration process. The media has a mammoth task of not only educating East Africans on the benefits of integration but also updating them on the achievements”, says Simon Owaka, Senior Public relations Officer in the EAC Secretariat General, on behalf of the EAC Secretary General, Libérat Mpfumukeko.

[Iwacu] "I believe that the media has a big role to play in EAC integration process. The media has a mammoth task of not only educating East Africans on the benefits of integration but also updating them on the achievements", says Simon Owaka, Senior Public relations Officer in the EAC Secretariat General, on behalf of the EAC Secretary General, Libérat Mpfumukeko.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Cataract Patients to Receive Treatment Free of Charge

[Iwacu] Preoperative assessment of cataract patients to be operated by a team of specialised Chinese ophthalmologists has started this 23 November at Prince Régent Charles Hospital.

[Iwacu] Preoperative assessment of cataract patients to be operated by a team of specialised Chinese ophthalmologists has started this 23 November at Prince Régent Charles Hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

National Prosecutions Chief Seems Safe for Now

[News24Wire] The Helen Suzman Foundation and Freedom Under Law want to force President Jacob Zuma to suspend NPA head Shaun Abrahams because they do not believe he has any plans to do so.

[News24Wire] The Helen Suzman Foundation and Freedom Under Law want to force President Jacob Zuma to suspend NPA head Shaun Abrahams because they do not believe he has any plans to do so.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zamfara Killing – 15 More Bodies Recovered

[Daily Trust] Gusau -About 15 more bodies were recovered and buried following series of attacks on some villages by suspected armed bandits in Zamfara state, residents told Daily Trust yesterday.

[Daily Trust] Gusau -About 15 more bodies were recovered and buried following series of attacks on some villages by suspected armed bandits in Zamfara state, residents told Daily Trust yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EANT Regional Dance Festival is Back

[New Times] The annual East African Nights of Tolerance, (EANT), a contemporary dance festival is back. Founded in 2012, the festival serves as a platform for regional integration and capacity building, as well as a tool for peace and tolerance through…

[New Times] The annual East African Nights of Tolerance, (EANT), a contemporary dance festival is back. Founded in 2012, the festival serves as a platform for regional integration and capacity building, as well as a tool for peace and tolerance through dance performances.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Parliament Considers Proposal for Fact-Finding Mission to Gaza

[Parliament of South Africa] The National Coalition for Palestine (NCP) has requested Parliament to undertake a fact-finding mission to Palestine’s Gaza Strip to see for themselves the situation of Palestinians living in the region.

[Parliament of South Africa] The National Coalition for Palestine (NCP) has requested Parliament to undertake a fact-finding mission to Palestine's Gaza Strip to see for themselves the situation of Palestinians living in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Mussa ‘Improperly’ Dressed but Not Holding Machine Gun – Speaker

[Nyasa Times] Speaker of Parliament Richard Msowoya informed parliament that Minister of Labour, Youth and Manpower Development, Henry Mussa is not using the official dress code of the august House because he has an injury on his shoulder.

[Nyasa Times] Speaker of Parliament Richard Msowoya informed parliament that Minister of Labour, Youth and Manpower Development, Henry Mussa is not using the official dress code of the august House because he has an injury on his shoulder.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi