Govt Installs TB Diagnostics at Health Care Centre

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government has cited a GeneXpert machine to help detect cases of tuberculosis in the newly opened model primary health care centre at Kuchingoro, in Abuja.

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government has cited a GeneXpert machine to help detect cases of tuberculosis in the newly opened model primary health care centre at Kuchingoro, in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Best State Goverment Website of the Year Awarded

[This Day] Enugu State’s website (www.enugustate.gov.ng) was at the weekend, awarded with the Best State Government Website in Nigeria Award by Records and Information Management Awareness (RIMA) Foundation.

[This Day] Enugu State's website (www.enugustate.gov.ng) was at the weekend, awarded with the Best State Government Website in Nigeria Award by Records and Information Management Awareness (RIMA) Foundation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Burundi Keeps Knocking At SADC’s Door

[ISS] The Southern African Development Community (SADC) may not seem such an exclusive club to many of its own citizens. After all, a few of its members – Swaziland and Zimbabwe spring to mind – systematically violate the club’s ostensible rules, regar…

[ISS] The Southern African Development Community (SADC) may not seem such an exclusive club to many of its own citizens. After all, a few of its members - Swaziland and Zimbabwe spring to mind - systematically violate the club's ostensible rules, regarding respect for democracy, the rule of law and governance especially, without evident fear of expulsion.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Investing in Zimbabwe’s Smallholder Farmers

[IPS] Harare -To take his mangoes to Shurugwi, 230 kms south of Harare, requires Edward Madzokere to hire a cart and wake up at dawn. The fruit farmer sells his produce at the nearest “growth point” at Tongogara (the term for areas targeted for develop…

[IPS] Harare -To take his mangoes to Shurugwi, 230 kms south of Harare, requires Edward Madzokere to hire a cart and wake up at dawn. The fruit farmer sells his produce at the nearest "growth point" at Tongogara (the term for areas targeted for development) where the prices are not stable.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

House Minority Leader Opposes Call to Cut CBN Governor’s Powers

[This Day] Abuja -Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Leo Ogor, has opposed the call by the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, to cut the powers of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

[This Day] Abuja -Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Leo Ogor, has opposed the call by the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, to cut the powers of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Ritual’ Rape Trial Begins

[The Herald] A PRE-SCHOOL teacher accused of kidnapping a girl from creche and handing over the minor to her husband, who in turn raped the victim in a case of suspected ritual practice, has denied the charges levelled against the couple as mere fabric…

[The Herald] A PRE-SCHOOL teacher accused of kidnapping a girl from creche and handing over the minor to her husband, who in turn raped the victim in a case of suspected ritual practice, has denied the charges levelled against the couple as mere fabrication. Tariro Doreka accused staff at Eastview Pre-School of plotting against her during trial before Harare magistrate Mr Hosiah Mujaya.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Role of Media in Nurturing Responsible Youths

[Ethiopian Herald] The number of youths is growing rapidly in Africa. In 2015, 226 million youths that fall in the age bracket 15-24 lived in Africa, accounting for 19 per cent of the global youth population.

[Ethiopian Herald] The number of youths is growing rapidly in Africa. In 2015, 226 million youths that fall in the age bracket 15-24 lived in Africa, accounting for 19 per cent of the global youth population.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Arik Air Asks Court to Disqualify Amcon’s Receiver Manager

[This Day] Arik Air last Friday told the Federal High Court in Lagos that the process leading to the take over of the airline by the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) was improper.

[This Day] Arik Air last Friday told the Federal High Court in Lagos that the process leading to the take over of the airline by the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) was improper.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria