Keeping Your Health Status Secret? Big Error

[Monitor] Kiplangat, a laboratory technician at one of the health facilities in town, mentions to me in one of our chats that human beings are selfish even in matters concerning their significant other’s health.

[Monitor] Kiplangat, a laboratory technician at one of the health facilities in town, mentions to me in one of our chats that human beings are selfish even in matters concerning their significant other's health.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Don’t Our Local TV Stations Give Weather Forecasts, Warnings

[Monitor] Souring record temperatures continue to be recorded all over the country since late 2016 albeit a lack of mention by many media houses especially local television broadcasters.

[Monitor] Souring record temperatures continue to be recorded all over the country since late 2016 albeit a lack of mention by many media houses especially local television broadcasters.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Ending Child Poverty Is a Moral Necessity

[Monitor] Donning a tired T-shirt that has since lost its original colour and shape – Kutosi, a five-year-old boy in Bunamwani village, Mbale District wears a sweet, innocent face. He is one of the 3.7 million children in Uganda below five years of age…

[Monitor] Donning a tired T-shirt that has since lost its original colour and shape - Kutosi, a five-year-old boy in Bunamwani village, Mbale District wears a sweet, innocent face. He is one of the 3.7 million children in Uganda below five years of age living in poverty. They represent half of the under-five population in the country. Some of them - 1.6 million - live in extreme poverty.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Couple Dumps Dead Baby At Medic’s Office

[Monitor] Pader -A couple in Pajule Sub-county, Pader District, on Tuesday shocked residents after they dumped the body of their new born baby in front of the district health officer’s office, protesting alleged negligence of a midwife.

[Monitor] Pader -A couple in Pajule Sub-county, Pader District, on Tuesday shocked residents after they dumped the body of their new born baby in front of the district health officer's office, protesting alleged negligence of a midwife.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Adama Barrow Faces Test As He Returns to the Gambia

[Al Jazeera] The Gambia’s new president Adama Barrow will return to the capital Banjul on Thursday, days after long-standing ruler Yahya Jammeh, who initially disputed the election results, was forced into exile.

[Al Jazeera] The Gambia's new president Adama Barrow will return to the capital Banjul on Thursday, days after long-standing ruler Yahya Jammeh, who initially disputed the election results, was forced into exile.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Egypt Passes Agreement With Saudi Arabia to Develop Sinai

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi passed in a new decree on Thursday a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Egypt and Saudi Arabia to develop the Sinai Peninsula.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi passed in a new decree on Thursday a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Egypt and Saudi Arabia to develop the Sinai Peninsula.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Individuals, Benevolent Organizations Urged to Support Children’s Homes

[Ghana Govt.] The Minister Designate for the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MoGCSP), Madam Afisa Otiko Djaba, has appealed to benevolent organisations and well-living Ghanaians to support to Children’s Homes across the country.

[Ghana Govt.] The Minister Designate for the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MoGCSP), Madam Afisa Otiko Djaba, has appealed to benevolent organisations and well-living Ghanaians to support to Children's Homes across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana