MFA Welcomes Troika Statement On Corridors for Delivery of Humanitarian Assistance

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday welcomed a statement by the Troika group, namely USA, UK and Norway, on the opening of more corridors for the delivery of relief to needy people in south Sudan.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday welcomed a statement by the Troika group, namely USA, UK and Norway, on the opening of more corridors for the delivery of relief to needy people in south Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Minister of Intl Cooperation Praises Japan’s Efforts in Various Fields

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of International Cooperation Osman Ahmed Fadl Wash has praised the State of Japan’s great efforts in assisting Sudan during the past years in various development, technical and logistic fields.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of International Cooperation Osman Ahmed Fadl Wash has praised the State of Japan's great efforts in assisting Sudan during the past years in various development, technical and logistic fields.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ministry Gives Varsities’ Councils 100 Days to Restore Standards

[Nation] Newly appointed university councils have the next 100 days to interrogate audit reports on their institutions and immediately start working on corrective measures in line with existing road maps.

[Nation] Newly appointed university councils have the next 100 days to interrogate audit reports on their institutions and immediately start working on corrective measures in line with existing road maps.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Security Undermined in Some Areas of Burundi At Weekend

[Iwacu] On 9 April at 20: 30 in the evening, an armed group ambushed a transportation vehicle going from Bujumbura city council to Gatumba zone of Bujumbura Province. Residents of the locality say they heard shootings but they did not know what was hap…

[Iwacu] On 9 April at 20: 30 in the evening, an armed group ambushed a transportation vehicle going from Bujumbura city council to Gatumba zone of Bujumbura Province. Residents of the locality say they heard shootings but they did not know what was happening. "The troublemakers wanted to steal the passengers' goods", says a resident of the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Former President’s Widow Asks for Recognition and Justice for Her Husband

[Iwacu] The widow of former Burundi President Cyprien Ntaryamira, who was tragically killed alongside his Rwandan counterpart in 1994, asks for an international investigation into the death of her husband and wants him to be recognized as a National He…

[Iwacu] The widow of former Burundi President Cyprien Ntaryamira, who was tragically killed alongside his Rwandan counterpart in 1994, asks for an international investigation into the death of her husband and wants him to be recognized as a National Hero for Peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Panama Papers Wins Prestigious Pulitzer Prize

[Premium Times] The Panama Papers investigation, a series of global investigations spanning over a year by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalist, ICIJ, German newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung and 100 other media organisations across the…

[Premium Times] The Panama Papers investigation, a series of global investigations spanning over a year by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalist, ICIJ, German newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung and 100 other media organisations across the world, including PREMIUM TIMES has been awarded The Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Medical Students Campaign for Improved Health Care

[Nyasa Times] University of Malawi Medical Students Association (UMMSA) Saturday conducted sensitizations campaigns in Blantyre aimed at informing Malawians about improved health care.

[Nyasa Times] University of Malawi Medical Students Association (UMMSA) Saturday conducted sensitizations campaigns in Blantyre aimed at informing Malawians about improved health care.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Rid Lake of Weed Menace

[Nation] The water hyacinth is a real menace to the fishing communities in Lake Victoria, where its spread in recent years has defied efforts to contain it.

[Nation] The water hyacinth is a real menace to the fishing communities in Lake Victoria, where its spread in recent years has defied efforts to contain it.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rwanda to Upgrade to E-Passport From Next Year

[East African] Rwanda is set to revamp its passport to include additional security features and symbols promoting the country’s tourism sector as well as its culture. The move is in line with an East African Community directive for countries to upgrade…

[East African] Rwanda is set to revamp its passport to include additional security features and symbols promoting the country's tourism sector as well as its culture. The move is in line with an East African Community directive for countries to upgrade to a regional e-passport.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda