2017 – Sad Year in Nigeria’s Health Sector – Over 1,000 Die From Preventable Diseases

[Premium Times] Nigeria started 2017 with the news of outbreak of Meningitis which lasted for months and was followed by other rare and uncommon diseases.

[Premium Times] Nigeria started 2017 with the news of outbreak of Meningitis which lasted for months and was followed by other rare and uncommon diseases.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gold Alone Can Solve Sudan’s Economic Problems – Minister

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -If the gold produced in Sudan were not sold but used as a guarantee for financing, the country’s financial problems would be solved, says Minister of Minerals Dr Hashem Ali Salem. Meanwhile, the economic situation continues to…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -If the gold produced in Sudan were not sold but used as a guarantee for financing, the country's financial problems would be solved, says Minister of Minerals Dr Hashem Ali Salem. Meanwhile, the economic situation continues to deteriorate, with the country's reserves of cooking gas almost depleted, and soaring prices of consumer goods.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Museveni Was Ready for ‘Complicated Paths’ Over Age Limit

[Observer] President Yoweri Museveni has hailed parliament for passing the controversial age limit bill on December 20, saying in doing so, the MPs had saved Ugandans from “the more complicated paths” that would have been required.

[Observer] President Yoweri Museveni has hailed parliament for passing the controversial age limit bill on December 20, saying in doing so, the MPs had saved Ugandans from "the more complicated paths" that would have been required.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Goliaths Will Fall in 2018, Pastor Adeboye Prophesises

[Premium Times] Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer World-wide of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has prophesied that proverbial “significant goliaths will fall” this year.

[Premium Times] Enoch Adeboye, the General Overseer World-wide of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has prophesied that proverbial "significant goliaths will fall" this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pray for Buhari’s Govt, CAN Leader Urges Nigerians

[Premium Times] The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has called on Nigerians to continue to support President Muhammadu Buhari administration in the efforts to turn around the nation’s economy.

[Premium Times] The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has called on Nigerians to continue to support President Muhammadu Buhari administration in the efforts to turn around the nation's economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Vote On Age Limit Bill Splits Trade Unions

[Monitor] Kampala -Four Labour Unions have questioned the relevance of workers’ MP slots in Parliament following what they term as a flawed consultative process in the just concluded presidential age limit debate.

[Monitor] Kampala -Four Labour Unions have questioned the relevance of workers' MP slots in Parliament following what they term as a flawed consultative process in the just concluded presidential age limit debate.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda