Sexual Related Health in Ethiopia

[Ethiopian Herald] For ages , as a cultural taboo, most Ethiopians used to frown upon sex-related issues and ways of alleviating female’s pain that comes with giving birth. Especially, mothers in rural areas of the country often suffered the brunt of t…

[Ethiopian Herald] For ages , as a cultural taboo, most Ethiopians used to frown upon sex-related issues and ways of alleviating female's pain that comes with giving birth. Especially, mothers in rural areas of the country often suffered the brunt of the tragedy related to giving birth. The inavailability of health centres close by was one of the formidable factors ascribed to the higher maternal death. Apart from warding off women's physical and psychological problems regarding sexual related health, partners open and frank

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

DRC Opposition Protests Banned

[Deutsche Welle] DR Congo’s capital Kinshasa was empty on Monday after the government warned it would break up opposition rallies. The opposition is accusing President Joseph Kabila of not sticking to a power-sharing deal.

[Deutsche Welle] DR Congo's capital Kinshasa was empty on Monday after the government warned it would break up opposition rallies. The opposition is accusing President Joseph Kabila of not sticking to a power-sharing deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Interview – SPLM-N Deputy Chairman, Commander Abdel-Aziz Hilu

[Nuba Reports]  SPLM-N Deputy Chairman Abdel-Aziz Hilu tells Nuba Reports why he offered his resignation and his concerns for the future of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement — North (SPLM-N).

[Nuba Reports]  SPLM-N Deputy Chairman Abdel-Aziz Hilu tells Nuba Reports why he offered his resignation and his concerns for the future of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement -- North (SPLM-N).

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

SPLM-N Internal Strife, the Chance for Renewal

[Nuba Reports] The Sudanese government’s chief negotiator in peace talks with the rebel Sudan People’s Liberation Movement–North (SPLM-N) claims talks are set to resume later this month. Chief negotiator Ibrahim Mahmoud’s recent statement may not be t…

[Nuba Reports] The Sudanese government's chief negotiator in peace talks with the rebel Sudan People's Liberation Movement--North (SPLM-N) claims talks are set to resume later this month. Chief negotiator Ibrahim Mahmoud's recent statement may not be tenable, however, given current internal disagreements within the rebel movement.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

What Can 1960s Ghana Teach South Africa Today?

[Al Jazeera] In 2011, the South African government announced a plan to create a 9.6-gigawatt nuclear energy programme. The project, they argued, would allow South Africa to diversify its energy sector, move away from coal-based energy production and bo…

[Al Jazeera] In 2011, the South African government announced a plan to create a 9.6-gigawatt nuclear energy programme. The project, they argued, would allow South Africa to diversify its energy sector, move away from coal-based energy production and boost economic growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Academic Stella Nyanzi Charged With ‘Cyber Harassment’

[Al Jazeera] Ugandan academic and government critic Stella Nyanzi has been charged with a “cyber harassment” offence after she repeatedly posted criticism of President Yoweri Museveni and his wife on Facebook, according to court documents.

[Al Jazeera] Ugandan academic and government critic Stella Nyanzi has been charged with a "cyber harassment" offence after she repeatedly posted criticism of President Yoweri Museveni and his wife on Facebook, according to court documents.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Thousands Displaced As Police Raze Lagos’ Otodo Gbame

[Al Jazeera] Thousands of people in Nigeria’s Lagos state were left homeless on Sunday after police stormed an informal fishing settlement and set fire to their homes, according to rights groups and residents.

[Al Jazeera] Thousands of people in Nigeria's Lagos state were left homeless on Sunday after police stormed an informal fishing settlement and set fire to their homes, according to rights groups and residents.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soldiers Killed in Somalia Training Camp Suicide Attack

[Al Jazeera] A suicide bomber dressed in an army uniform infiltrated a training camp in Somalia’s capital on Monday and killed at least nine soldiers, according to officials.

[Al Jazeera] A suicide bomber dressed in an army uniform infiltrated a training camp in Somalia's capital on Monday and killed at least nine soldiers, according to officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia