An Irreversible Commitment

[Cameroon Tribune] Thomas Paine, the English-American political activist, philosopher, political theorist and revolutionary said it in one of his write-ups in 1776; “These are the times that try men’s souls.” One of the greatest trying moments for coun…

[Cameroon Tribune] Thomas Paine, the English-American political activist, philosopher, political theorist and revolutionary said it in one of his write-ups in 1776; "These are the times that try men's souls." One of the greatest trying moments for countries of the World is global warming, the significant increase in the overall temperature of the earth's atmosphere generally attributed to the greenhouse effect caused by increased levels of carbon dioxide, CFCs, and other pollutants. Countries with heavy industries have large

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Why Govt Should Invest in Education in Natural Resources Rich Areas

[Citizen] Songo Songo, Kilwa -They had all the teachers in their disposal. They couldn’t miss any lesson in class. They were among a few lucky public school students who enjoyed quality education through the support of natural gas companies operating i…

[Citizen] Songo Songo, Kilwa -They had all the teachers in their disposal. They couldn't miss any lesson in class. They were among a few lucky public school students who enjoyed quality education through the support of natural gas companies operating in their area.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

IEBC Electoral Kits Hit 35,000 Following New Delivery By Safran

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya Integrated Elections Management Systems (KIEMS), the supplier to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), on Friday delivered another 10,080 electoral kits ahead of the August General Election.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya Integrated Elections Management Systems (KIEMS), the supplier to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), on Friday delivered another 10,080 electoral kits ahead of the August General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Girls As Young As 12 Forced Into Sex Work by Poverty

[New Zimbabwe] Girls as young as 12 in the country’s HIV hot spots are selling sex for empty beer bottles, a research done by a local children’s rights lobby organization has revealed.

[New Zimbabwe] Girls as young as 12 in the country's HIV hot spots are selling sex for empty beer bottles, a research done by a local children's rights lobby organization has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Security Agents Pin Bosses At Museveni Meeting

[Observer] Before a meeting with a team of security agents led by Police chief Kale Kayihura at State House Entebbe on May 31, President Museveni separately met with mid-level police leadership and their intelligence counterparts from around the country.

[Observer] Before a meeting with a team of security agents led by Police chief Kale Kayihura at State House Entebbe on May 31, President Museveni separately met with mid-level police leadership and their intelligence counterparts from around the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Barsosio Sets New Record in Ceske Budejovice

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Fighting unseasonably warm conditions, Agnes Jeruto Barsosio of Kenya set a new race record to highlight the sixth Ceske Budejovice Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Saturday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Fighting unseasonably warm conditions, Agnes Jeruto Barsosio of Kenya set a new race record to highlight the sixth Ceske Budejovice Half Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

China Delivers Food Assistance to Somalia Through the ‘Maritime Silk Road’

[WFP] With this contribution, WFP has procured more than 2821.75 metric tonnes of rice from China. Distribution of the Chinese rice will begin as soon as it arrives in Somalia and will provide critical food assistance to drought-affected people in 18 r…

[WFP] With this contribution, WFP has procured more than 2821.75 metric tonnes of rice from China. Distribution of the Chinese rice will begin as soon as it arrives in Somalia and will provide critical food assistance to drought-affected people in 18 regions of Somalia. Together with China's contributions of rice, sorghum and Plumpy Sup (a nutritious paste), there is enough food to feed approximately 223,500 people for four months.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia