Experts Pledge to Eliminate Meningitis in Sub-Saharan Africa By 2030

[Premium Times] There is new hope for Africa in the fight against Meningitis as health experts from across the world have pledged to ensure that the killer disease is eliminated from the ‘meningitis belt’ in sub-Saharan Africa by 2030.

[Premium Times] There is new hope for Africa in the fight against Meningitis as health experts from across the world have pledged to ensure that the killer disease is eliminated from the 'meningitis belt' in sub-Saharan Africa by 2030.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria’s Enelamah Elected Vice-Chair WTO Ministerial Conference

[Premium Times] The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah, has been elected Vice-Chairperson (Africa) for the 11th World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministerial Conference.

[Premium Times] The Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah, has been elected Vice-Chairperson (Africa) for the 11th World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministerial Conference.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Over $300 Billion Losses in Oil Investments in Three Years – Kachikwu

[Premium Times] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, on Monday lamented the loss of $300 billion in oil investments globally in three years, due to the decline in oil price.

[Premium Times] The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, on Monday lamented the loss of $300 billion in oil investments globally in three years, due to the decline in oil price.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Chief Vows to Dismiss Any Officer Collecting Money for Bail

[Premium Times] The Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, has warned Commissioners of Police, CPs, in the commands across the federation to be professional in handling criminal cases.

[Premium Times] The Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, has warned Commissioners of Police, CPs, in the commands across the federation to be professional in handling criminal cases.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

First Batch of Athletes Leaves for World Champs

[Nation] The first batch of Team Kenya athletes leaves on Tuesday morning for the World Championships starting Friday in London without the Olympic and World 800m champion Rudisha who is injured.

[Nation] The first batch of Team Kenya athletes leaves on Tuesday morning for the World Championships starting Friday in London without the Olympic and World 800m champion Rudisha who is injured.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Coffin Was Used Frequently to ‘Scare’ Mielie Thieves, Court Hears

[News24Wire] The coffin that Victor Mlotshwa was forced into was allegedly used frequently as a means to scare people from stealing mielies on the farm, the High Court in Delmas has heard.

[News24Wire] The coffin that Victor Mlotshwa was forced into was allegedly used frequently as a means to scare people from stealing mielies on the farm, the High Court in Delmas has heard.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Election Official ‘Tortured and Murdered’

[Al Jazeera] An official charged with overseeing Kenya’s electronic voting system has been found dead just days before the August 8 presidential election, according to the commission’s chairman.

[Al Jazeera] An official charged with overseeing Kenya's electronic voting system has been found dead just days before the August 8 presidential election, according to the commission's chairman.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya