Defense Agreement Signed Between Mauritius and France

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and France share excellent bilateral relations since many years and in the context of our defense cooperation, a defense agreement has been finalised between the two countries.

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and France share excellent bilateral relations since many years and in the context of our defense cooperation, a defense agreement has been finalised between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Another School Out to Curb Early Marriages

[Daily News] Arusha -GIRLS born in nomadic pastoralists families face two common problems: Early marriages and, consequently, get unceremoniously pulled out of school by their own parents or, occasionally, both.

[Daily News] Arusha -GIRLS born in nomadic pastoralists families face two common problems: Early marriages and, consequently, get unceremoniously pulled out of school by their own parents or, occasionally, both.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Civil Service Ministry Organises Workshop On Inclusive Green Economy

[Government of Mauritius] A workshop on the theme Inclusive Green Economy (IGE) in Mauritius: What Skills do we need?, aiming to raise awareness on the rationale of IGE, was held yesterday at Le Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel, Port Louis.

[Government of Mauritius] A workshop on the theme Inclusive Green Economy (IGE) in Mauritius: What Skills do we need?, aiming to raise awareness on the rationale of IGE, was held yesterday at Le Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel, Port Louis.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Mugher Cement Achieves Below Target

[Addis Fortune] Mugher Cement Factory has earned a profit of 23.5 million Br in the first half of the current fiscal year, achieving 31pc of its set targets. Technical problems, shortage of electricity and shortage of spare parts were the major reason …

[Addis Fortune] Mugher Cement Factory has earned a profit of 23.5 million Br in the first half of the current fiscal year, achieving 31pc of its set targets. Technical problems, shortage of electricity and shortage of spare parts were the major reason for the under performance of the factory.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Council Adopts Conclusions On Somalia

[PR Newswire] Brussels -The Council today adopted conclusions on Somalia welcoming the recent conclusion of the electoral process, the election of President Mohamed Abdullahi Mahamed Farmaajo and the formation of a new government, as well as the many n…

[PR Newswire] Brussels -The Council today adopted conclusions on Somalia welcoming the recent conclusion of the electoral process, the election of President Mohamed Abdullahi Mahamed Farmaajo and the formation of a new government, as well as the many new members of Parliament, including an increase in representation of women. The Council recognises the crucial challenges facing the new leadership, in particular the unfolding humanitarian crisis, and reaffirmed the EU's long-term commitment to the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Mugabe Receives Mobile ‘Massage Chair’ As Belated Birthday Gift

[This is Africa] Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe has been presented with special ‘mobile chair’ by cabinet ministers. The state broadcaster Zimbabwe Broadcasting Cooperation described it as a massage chair. The president, who celebrated his 93rd bi…

[This is Africa] Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe has been presented with special 'mobile chair' by cabinet ministers. The state broadcaster Zimbabwe Broadcasting Cooperation described it as a massage chair. The president, who celebrated his 93rd birthday on February 21, was also presented a totem branded 9 carat customized wrist watch and a pen in addition to the chair today. First Lady, Dr Grace Mugabe In November 2015, indicated her husband would continue to be president until he was a 100 years old and would govern

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

South Sudan Picks Nine Members for EALA

[East African] South Sudan has sent the list of the nine members it has picked for the East African Legislative Assembly, in a process that will see the world’s youngest nation take its place as a full member of the East African Community.

[East African] South Sudan has sent the list of the nine members it has picked for the East African Legislative Assembly, in a process that will see the world's youngest nation take its place as a full member of the East African Community.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Meet Nigeria’s First Bobsled Team

[This is Africa] Nigeria’s first ever bobsled team, which comprises of three women battling the Canadian cold, and enduring the various challenges stands on the edge of history. The inspirational team has faced numerous challenges from the unforgiving …

[This is Africa] Nigeria's first ever bobsled team, which comprises of three women battling the Canadian cold, and enduring the various challenges stands on the edge of history. The inspirational team has faced numerous challenges from the unforgiving weather to financial difficulties in the quest to compete at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. The team is determined to complete the five trial events before 2018 to become Africa's first bobsled team at the Olympics. TIA wishes the team the best in the ongoing prepar

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria