Outlaw FGM, As It Has No Health Benefits

[Nation] This week, the United Nations is leading the world in commemorating the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, which is marked annually on February 6.

[Nation] This week, the United Nations is leading the world in commemorating the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, which is marked annually on February 6.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Inganzo Ngari to Grace Continental Music Festival

[New Times] Festival goers will have a taste of Rwanda’s traditional music at the annual Sauti za Busara festival in Stone Town, Zanzibar starting tomorrow. The festival will end on February 11.

[New Times] Festival goers will have a taste of Rwanda's traditional music at the annual Sauti za Busara festival in Stone Town, Zanzibar starting tomorrow. The festival will end on February 11.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

The Death of Mowzey Radio – Behind the Shock and Emotion

[Monitor] Music superstar Moses Ssekibogo, popularly known by his stage name Mowzey Radio, was laid to rest Saturday in Kagga, Wakiso District, amid very emotional scenes.

[Monitor] Music superstar Moses Ssekibogo, popularly known by his stage name Mowzey Radio, was laid to rest Saturday in Kagga, Wakiso District, amid very emotional scenes.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

What Nigeria, Africa Need to Progress – Obasanjo

[Premium Times] Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Wednesday identified good leadership, governance and development as the elements for economic progress in Nigeria and Africa.

[Premium Times] Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Wednesday identified good leadership, governance and development as the elements for economic progress in Nigeria and Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cape Town Mayor De Lille Warns Party Over ‘Malicious Criminal Charges’

[News24Wire] Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has warned her party, the DA, that she will not put up with it allowing the “malicious laying of criminal charges” against her over a R5m bribe allegation.

[News24Wire] Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has warned her party, the DA, that she will not put up with it allowing the "malicious laying of criminal charges" against her over a R5m bribe allegation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

There Will Be No SONA Until Zuma Resigns – EFF

[News24Wire] The EFF has warned that there will be no State of the Nation Address (SONA) unless President Jacob Zuma leaves office, or a motion of no confidence is held before it.

[News24Wire] The EFF has warned that there will be no State of the Nation Address (SONA) unless President Jacob Zuma leaves office, or a motion of no confidence is held before it.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa