Nana Serwaa Ampem to Go Home Amidst Rich Asante Culture

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Accra -In the words of William Shakespeare, “When beggars die, there are no comets seen, the heavens themselves blaze forth the death of princes.” The death of Asantehemaa Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II, officially announced at the…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Accra -In the words of William Shakespeare, "When beggars die, there are no comets seen, the heavens themselves blaze forth the death of princes." The death of Asantehemaa Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II, officially announced at the Manyia Palace in Kumasi on Thursday, is vibrating all over the country, in spite of the fact that officially, her influence did not extend beyond the Asanteman Traditional Area.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Nubians Continue Sit-in Against Sale of Their Ancestral Land

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Tens of Nubians refused to end their sit-in on the Abu Simbel-Aswan highway in Aswan governorate and continued to protest against the sale of their ancestral land for the third day in a row.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Tens of Nubians refused to end their sit-in on the Abu Simbel-Aswan highway in Aswan governorate and continued to protest against the sale of their ancestral land for the third day in a row.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Egypt’s Suez Canal Revenues Down Seven Percent Year-On-Year in October

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt’s Suez Canal revenues were down 7 percent in October compared to the same month last year, data on the state’s information websites showed on Monday.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt's Suez Canal revenues were down 7 percent in October compared to the same month last year, data on the state's information websites showed on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Prosecution Orders Investigation Into Death of Badrasheen Police Station Detainee

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The prosecution ordered an investigation into the death of a detainee held at the Badrasheen Police Station on Monday, a security source at the Giza Security Directorate told Aswat Masriya.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The prosecution ordered an investigation into the death of a detainee held at the Badrasheen Police Station on Monday, a security source at the Giza Security Directorate told Aswat Masriya.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

HM the King, Malagasy President Chair Signing Ceremony of Twenty-Two Bilateral Cooperation Agreements

[MAP] Antananarivo -HM King Mohammed VI, accompanied by HH Prince Moulay Ismail, and President of the Republic of Madagascar, Hery Rajaonarimampianina, chaired, on Monday at the Presidential Palace in Antananarivo, the signing ceremony of twenty-two bi…

[MAP] Antananarivo -HM King Mohammed VI, accompanied by HH Prince Moulay Ismail, and President of the Republic of Madagascar, Hery Rajaonarimampianina, chaired, on Monday at the Presidential Palace in Antananarivo, the signing ceremony of twenty-two bilateral cooperation agreements.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

HM the King Holds Tête-À-Tête Talks With Malagasy President in Antananarivo

[MAP] Antananarivo -HM King Mohammed VI held, on Monday at the Presidential Palace in Antananarivo, tête-à-tête talks with President of the Republic of Madagascar, HE. Hery Rajaonarimampianina.

[MAP] Antananarivo -HM King Mohammed VI held, on Monday at the Presidential Palace in Antananarivo, tête-à-tête talks with President of the Republic of Madagascar, HE. Hery Rajaonarimampianina.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Turkey to Expand Support in Gambia

[The Point] Istanbul -Turkey’s Government through the Turkish International Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) has done a lot to support growth and development in African countries, including The Gambia.

[The Point] Istanbul -Turkey's Government through the Turkish International Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) has done a lot to support growth and development in African countries, including The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GSF Boosts Nac-Brenda Academy With Materials Worth Over D200,000

[The Point] The Gambia Sports Foundation (GSF), a Netherlands-Gambia charity, Saturday November 19, 2016 presented sets of jerseys, footballs, socks and other sporting gears to the NAC-BRENDA Academy of Kotu, at a ceremony held at the Kotu Quarry in th…

[The Point] The Gambia Sports Foundation (GSF), a Netherlands-Gambia charity, Saturday November 19, 2016 presented sets of jerseys, footballs, socks and other sporting gears to the NAC-BRENDA Academy of Kotu, at a ceremony held at the Kotu Quarry in the Kanifing Municipality.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Livestock Services, WTG Hold Animal Health Clinic

[The Point] Welttierschutzgesellschaft e.v, a registered German animal welfare charitable organisation, in partnership with the Department of Livestock Services regional office in West Coast Region, on Thursday held a daylong open animal health and wel…

[The Point] Welttierschutzgesellschaft e.v, a registered German animal welfare charitable organisation, in partnership with the Department of Livestock Services regional office in West Coast Region, on Thursday held a daylong open animal health and welfare clinic.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in W/Africa Higher Than Expected

[The Point] The prevalence of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is unexpectedly high in eight West African countries, research by the West African Network of Excellence for TB, AIDS and Malaria (WANETAM) has revealed.

[The Point] The prevalence of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) is unexpectedly high in eight West African countries, research by the West African Network of Excellence for TB, AIDS and Malaria (WANETAM) has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia