Heidelberg Laureate Forum Wraps Up

[The Point] The Heidelberg Laureate Forum (HLF) 2017, which brought together highly talented young researchers (undergraduates, PhD candidates and post-docs) in mathematics, computer science and closely related disciplines with prominent scientists for…

[The Point] The Heidelberg Laureate Forum (HLF) 2017, which brought together highly talented young researchers (undergraduates, PhD candidates and post-docs) in mathematics, computer science and closely related disciplines with prominent scientists for an informal and intellectual discussion, has wrapped up in Germany.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gunjur Share Spoil With Bakau in Super Nawetan Opener

[The Point] The 2017 Edition of the FIBank sponsored Super Nawetan Championship, dubbed Zonal got underway on Saturday 15 October 2017, at the Independence Stadium in Bakau with defending champions Gunjur taking on Bakau.

[The Point] The 2017 Edition of the FIBank sponsored Super Nawetan Championship, dubbed Zonal got underway on Saturday 15 October 2017, at the Independence Stadium in Bakau with defending champions Gunjur taking on Bakau.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

AADP Focal Person Calls for Effective Management to Combat Desertification

[The Point] The Focal Person of Action Against Desertification Project (AADP) at the Department of Forestry has spoken of the significance for all hands to be on deck to combat desertification and enhance food security.

[The Point] The Focal Person of Action Against Desertification Project (AADP) at the Department of Forestry has spoken of the significance for all hands to be on deck to combat desertification and enhance food security.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambia Female U-17 Hammer Sierra Leone

[The Point] The Gambia national women U-17 team on Saturday 14 October 2017 thrashed their Sierra Leonean counterparts to 3-nil in the first leg preliminary round qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, played at Bo Stadium in Bo, Sierra L…

[The Point] The Gambia national women U-17 team on Saturday 14 October 2017 thrashed their Sierra Leonean counterparts to 3-nil in the first leg preliminary round qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup, played at Bo Stadium in Bo, Sierra Leone.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Train More Ophthalmic Nurses to Detect Early Blindness

[Ghana Govt.] A call has gone to the government and Ghana Health Service to train more ophthalmic nurses in the detection eye and other related diseases as a way to reduce blindness in the country.

[Ghana Govt.] A call has gone to the government and Ghana Health Service to train more ophthalmic nurses in the detection eye and other related diseases as a way to reduce blindness in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

MEC Probes Reported School Rape

[SAnews.gov.za] Gauteng Basic Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi will this morning visit Mahube Valley Secondary School in Pretoria to receive a report on an alleged rape incident of a 17-year-old pupil by a scholar patroller.

[SAnews.gov.za] Gauteng Basic Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi will this morning visit Mahube Valley Secondary School in Pretoria to receive a report on an alleged rape incident of a 17-year-old pupil by a scholar patroller.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Upskilling Public Servants to Improve Service Delivery

[SAnews.gov.za] Public Service and Administration Minister Faith Muthambi says human resource development practitioners in the public sector must upskill public servants to ensure improved service delivery.

[SAnews.gov.za] Public Service and Administration Minister Faith Muthambi says human resource development practitioners in the public sector must upskill public servants to ensure improved service delivery.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Warning Signs If Your Child Is Being Abused

[SAnews.gov.za] In light of the recent media reports of children of school-going age being abused, it is important for parents to be on the lookout for signs if all is well with your child.

[SAnews.gov.za] In light of the recent media reports of children of school-going age being abused, it is important for parents to be on the lookout for signs if all is well with your child.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa