Fulani Herdsmen, Criminals Invade Rivers’ Nursing School At Will

[Vanguard] Hundreds of the students of the Rivers State School of Nursing, RIVSON, Port Harcourt, laid siege to the Government House, Port-Harcourt, last week, in protest over dilapidated condition of infrastructure in the institution and lack of secur…

[Vanguard] Hundreds of the students of the Rivers State School of Nursing, RIVSON, Port Harcourt, laid siege to the Government House, Port-Harcourt, last week, in protest over dilapidated condition of infrastructure in the institution and lack of security which they said have placed their school at the mercy of both Fulani herdsmen and criminals who invade their school to attack them.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya Loses AU Commission Chairmanship to Chad

[Capital FM] Addis Ababa -There were actual tears shed by the Kenyan delegation when it became clear that Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed would not become Chairperson of the African Union Commission.

[Capital FM] Addis Ababa -There were actual tears shed by the Kenyan delegation when it became clear that Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed would not become Chairperson of the African Union Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

5 Big Questions Facing The New Govt

[African Arguments] From prosecuting Jammeh to lifting the economy, to working out the relationship with Senegal, President Adama Barrow has a lot to think about.

[African Arguments] From prosecuting Jammeh to lifting the economy, to working out the relationship with Senegal, President Adama Barrow has a lot to think about.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Opposition Wants President in Parliament for Grilling

[Nyasa Times] Malawi opposition parties have warned that they will take Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) led government to task in the forthcoming mid-year budget review of parliament which reconvenes next Monday.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi opposition parties have warned that they will take Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) led government to task in the forthcoming mid-year budget review of parliament which reconvenes next Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Address Challenges of Rain-Fed Agriculture With Practical Solutions

[Monitor] Last year, I ventured into commercial farming and invested a considerable amount of money which unfortunately I lost due to a prolonged drought. The year 2016 was tough for farmers countrywide as the rains did not fall when they should have a…

[Monitor] Last year, I ventured into commercial farming and invested a considerable amount of money which unfortunately I lost due to a prolonged drought. The year 2016 was tough for farmers countrywide as the rains did not fall when they should have and certainly not in the amounts expected. In Soroti where I was, we had very little rain while in Busoga where a friend was growing the exact same crops as I was, they had too much rain resulting in flooding and water logging. Climate change is both a global and nation

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Improve Service Delivery At Health Centres

[Monitor] The Daily Monitor of January 30 carried a brief story titled, “Nurse arrested”. The story stated that a nursing assistant attached to Kibaale Health Centre II in Rakai District was arrested because more than 20 maternal deaths had occurred in…

[Monitor] The Daily Monitor of January 30 carried a brief story titled, "Nurse arrested". The story stated that a nursing assistant attached to Kibaale Health Centre II in Rakai District was arrested because more than 20 maternal deaths had occurred in the space of six months, at her private clinic. The district police commander, Mr Hashim Kasinga, said the suspect would be arraigned in court once investigations are complete.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

I’ll Spill the Beans on Odinga, Says Magerer

[Nation] Former ODM executive director Magerer Langat has threatened to release “unpalatable secrets” about the party and its leader Raila Odinga if former TNA secretary-general Onyango Oloo “continues to undermine Jubilee”.

[Nation] Former ODM executive director Magerer Langat has threatened to release "unpalatable secrets" about the party and its leader Raila Odinga if former TNA secretary-general Onyango Oloo "continues to undermine Jubilee".

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya