Sex Workers Brush Off Beatings to Send Clients for HIV Tests

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Yaounde -While one in 25 people in Cameroon are living with HIV, more then a third of the country’s sex workers are infected, meaning they hold the key to halting the spread of the virus

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Yaounde -While one in 25 people in Cameroon are living with HIV, more then a third of the country's sex workers are infected, meaning they hold the key to halting the spread of the virus

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Pupils Injured in Police, Taxi Chase

[The Herald] Seven school pupils escaped death by a whisker in Harare yesterday when a commuter omnibus they were travelling in overturned along Kwame Nkrumah Avenue while police officers on a motorcycle were in hot pursuit.

[The Herald] Seven school pupils escaped death by a whisker in Harare yesterday when a commuter omnibus they were travelling in overturned along Kwame Nkrumah Avenue while police officers on a motorcycle were in hot pursuit.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Abecê Private School Students Visit Angop

[ANGOP] Luanda -About 40 students from the primary school and of the 1st and 2nd Cycle of the Abecê secondary private school in the urban district of Maianga, Luanda, visited the premises the Angola Press Agency (Angop), aimed at checking the functioning of this public media company.

[ANGOP] Luanda -About 40 students from the primary school and of the 1st and 2nd Cycle of the Abecê secondary private school in the urban district of Maianga, Luanda, visited the premises the Angola Press Agency (Angop), aimed at checking the functioning of this public media company.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

UNSG Special Envoy Says is Determined to Succeed in His Mission in Burundi

[Iwacu] During his three-day visit to Burundi, the UNSG Special Envoy in Burundi, Michel Kafando has met with the President of the Republic of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza this morning. Kafando has told journalists that they have discussed some of the pr…

[Iwacu] During his three-day visit to Burundi, the UNSG Special Envoy in Burundi, Michel Kafando has met with the President of the Republic of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza this morning. Kafando has told journalists that they have discussed some of the problems the country is faced with. Kafando visits Burundi for the first time since he was appointed by the UN Secretary General.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

APC Govs Tackle Fayose Over Comment On Buhari’s Health

[Vanguard] Governors elected on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday, tackled Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State on his allegation that President Muhammadu Buhari, who is on medical vacation in London, was on life support.

[Vanguard] Governors elected on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday, tackled Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State on his allegation that President Muhammadu Buhari, who is on medical vacation in London, was on life support.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2 Killed As Women Bombers Blow Themselves Up At Niger Refugee Camp

[Vanguard] Two women bombers blew themselves up in a refugee camp in southeastern Niger, killing two other people in a suspected attack by Boko Haram Islamists from neighbouring Nigeria.

[Vanguard] Two women bombers blew themselves up in a refugee camp in southeastern Niger, killing two other people in a suspected attack by Boko Haram Islamists from neighbouring Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Afaf Towur – Era of Agar, Arman and Al-Hilu Has Passed

[SNA] Khartoum -A leading member of parliament and National Congress-Nuba Mountains Afaf Towur has said the three leaderships of the so-called Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-Northern Sector Malik Agar, Abdul-Aziz al-Hilu and Yasir Arman have to ste…

[SNA] Khartoum -A leading member of parliament and National Congress-Nuba Mountains Afaf Towur has said the three leaderships of the so-called Sudan People's Liberation Movement-Northern Sector Malik Agar, Abdul-Aziz al-Hilu and Yasir Arman have to step down from the leadership of the movement and make room for others to lead the people of the Nuba Mountains if are really keen on the issues of the people of the Mountains as they claim.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan