Miss Seychelles Contestant Serah Jumaye Works to Help the Mentally Ill

[Seychelles News Agency] Participating in the Miss Seychelles beauty pageant will make Serah Jumaye more aware of her heritage and feel more deeply rooted in the rich and diverse community of the island nation.

[Seychelles News Agency] Participating in the Miss Seychelles beauty pageant will make Serah Jumaye more aware of her heritage and feel more deeply rooted in the rich and diverse community of the island nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

One Killed and 29 Other Injured in Grenade Attack in Bujumbura

[Iwacu] A grenade attack in Bujumbura killed one person and injured 29 others yesterday evening in Buyenzi, central Bujumbura. The police arrested three suspects for investigation.

[Iwacu] A grenade attack in Bujumbura killed one person and injured 29 others yesterday evening in Buyenzi, central Bujumbura. The police arrested three suspects for investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

‘Africa Must Benefit From Its Own Resources,’ Zuma Tells SADC Leaders

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has urged fellow heads of state from southern Africa not to “sell the female cow that produces milk” and buy back the milk later, but rather keep it. “You can sell the other cow,” he told applauding leaders attending t…

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has urged fellow heads of state from southern Africa not to "sell the female cow that produces milk" and buy back the milk later, but rather keep it. "You can sell the other cow," he told applauding leaders attending the opening of the Southern African Development summit on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mozambique Harvests Its First Genetically Modified Maize

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique’s Institute of Agricultural Research (IIAM) is harvesting its first genetically modified maize (GM maize), which has been grown in a test field of Chókwè research station in the southern province of Gaza.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique's Institute of Agricultural Research (IIAM) is harvesting its first genetically modified maize (GM maize), which has been grown in a test field of Chókwè research station in the southern province of Gaza.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

School Inspections Don’t Affect Learning – Researchers

[Observer] For years, there have been calls for school inspections to be emphasized in the various learning institutions. Over the last three years, there have been increasing efforts in that direction. However, as JUSTUS LYATUU reports, there are conc…

[Observer] For years, there have been calls for school inspections to be emphasized in the various learning institutions. Over the last three years, there have been increasing efforts in that direction. However, as JUSTUS LYATUU reports, there are concerns about some resistance to inspection in some schools.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Exam Malpractice Worries UNEB

[Observer] The 35th conference of the Association for Educational Assessment in Africa ended on August 12 in Munyonyo, with delegates concerned about the actual cost of exam malpractice.

[Observer] The 35th conference of the Association for Educational Assessment in Africa ended on August 12 in Munyonyo, with delegates concerned about the actual cost of exam malpractice.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Libya, Morocco Confirm Tickets to Kenya

[CAF] Libya became the first team to qualify for the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya after a 1-1 draw with Algeria in Sfax, joined by Morocco which beat Egypt 3-1 in Rabat both on Friday.

[CAF] Libya became the first team to qualify for the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya after a 1-1 draw with Algeria in Sfax, joined by Morocco which beat Egypt 3-1 in Rabat both on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya