Not Zuma’s Responsibility to Create Jobs – Member of Parliament

[News24Wire] It is not President Jacob Zuma’s responsibility to create jobs, African National Congress MP Boingotlo Nthebe told the National Council of Provinces on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] It is not President Jacob Zuma's responsibility to create jobs, African National Congress MP Boingotlo Nthebe told the National Council of Provinces on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Elvis in the Courthouse – ‘Coup Plotter’ Claims Questioned

[Daily Maverick] Elvis Ramosebudi’s charges have been lessened and there’s no evidence linking him to co-conspirators or planning a coup. The Hawks and the National Prosecuting Authority are under pressure to justify their positions, with increasing qu…

[Daily Maverick] Elvis Ramosebudi's charges have been lessened and there's no evidence linking him to co-conspirators or planning a coup. The Hawks and the National Prosecuting Authority are under pressure to justify their positions, with increasing questions over the case's legitimacy, but both agencies claim the facts will come out in court. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Livestock Health and Climate Smart Farming Practices

[Monitor] Livestock farming is ideal in supporting farmers’ and traders’ livelihoods but has been greatly impacted by climate change. Eseri Watsemwa talks to Dr Moses Dhikusooka, a livestock researcher and expert on disease surveillance. He is one of t…

[Monitor] Livestock farming is ideal in supporting farmers' and traders' livelihoods but has been greatly impacted by climate change. Eseri Watsemwa talks to Dr Moses Dhikusooka, a livestock researcher and expert on disease surveillance. He is one of the facilitators at the May 27 Farm Clinic, sharing on ways animals can survive the current climatic conditions in order to increase yields.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mission Accomplished – UN Operation in Côte d’Ivoire

[UN News] After 13 years, the United Nations is completing the peacekeeping phase of its engagement with Côte d’Ivoire, after successfully assisting the country in restoring peace and stability following the post-2010 election crisis.

[UN News] After 13 years, the United Nations is completing the peacekeeping phase of its engagement with Côte d'Ivoire, after successfully assisting the country in restoring peace and stability following the post-2010 election crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

UN Calls for Protection of Civilians Sheltering in Upper Nile Area

[UN News] A senior United Nations humanitarian official in South Sudan today demanded that parties to the conflict uphold their responsibilities to protect thousands of Shilluk civilians sheltering in and around Aburoc, following the resumption of the …

[UN News] A senior United Nations humanitarian official in South Sudan today demanded that parties to the conflict uphold their responsibilities to protect thousands of Shilluk civilians sheltering in and around Aburoc, following the resumption of the government offensive and clashes along the West Bank of the Nile River last week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Students’ Commendable School Enrollment

[Shabait] Assab -Mr. Osman Ali, director of Bololi school in Bada administrative area, Ghelalo sub-zone said that students school enrollment and particularly that of female students has increased owing to the concerted efforts that have been exerted in…

[Shabait] Assab -Mr. Osman Ali, director of Bololi school in Bada administrative area, Ghelalo sub-zone said that students school enrollment and particularly that of female students has increased owing to the concerted efforts that have been exerted in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Diplomats Visit Development Sites

[Shabait] Assaba -Eritrean diplomats assigned to various countries including ambassadors, consuls, secretaries and charge de’Affairs have on 29 April visited various historical as well as development sites in the Southern Red Sea region.

[Shabait] Assaba -Eritrean diplomats assigned to various countries including ambassadors, consuls, secretaries and charge de'Affairs have on 29 April visited various historical as well as development sites in the Southern Red Sea region.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Malaria Prevalence On Decline

[Shabait] Mendefera -Mr. Yemane Haile, head of the Ministry of Health in the Southern region, reported that owing to the integrated effort exerted on the part of the health personnel and the concerned entities the prevalence of malaria has been reduced…

[Shabait] Mendefera -Mr. Yemane Haile, head of the Ministry of Health in the Southern region, reported that owing to the integrated effort exerted on the part of the health personnel and the concerned entities the prevalence of malaria has been reduced by 94%.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea