Kenyatta Dances to ‘Future Doctors’ Creative Bones Song

[Nairobi News] A song on bones in the human body by students of Kenya High School left a visibly impressed President Uhuru Kenyatta dancing along to the creative composition.

[Nairobi News] A song on bones in the human body by students of Kenya High School left a visibly impressed President Uhuru Kenyatta dancing along to the creative composition.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Delegates Mull Over IGAD Proposal

[VOA] South Sudan’s warring parties are expected to sign a proposal drafted by Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) mediators that addresses many of the major sticking points that have prevented a peace deal.

[VOA] South Sudan's warring parties are expected to sign a proposal drafted by Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) mediators that addresses many of the major sticking points that have prevented a peace deal.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Gupta Family Flight Hangs Over South African Mine

[VOA] South Africa’s investigation into the influential Gupta family has cut a wide swath through the country.The family, which fled South Africa earlier this year, stands accused of high-level corruption going up all the way to the office of former Pr…

[VOA] South Africa's investigation into the influential Gupta family has cut a wide swath through the country.The family, which fled South Africa earlier this year, stands accused of high-level corruption going up all the way to the office of former President Jacob Zuma.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Little Progress on Peace Talks

[VOA] After four days of closed-door negotiations at the high-level peace talks in Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, a South Sudan government official said warring parties in South Sudan have made some progress on security issues but admits there has be…

[VOA] After four days of closed-door negotiations at the high-level peace talks in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa, a South Sudan government official said warring parties in South Sudan have made some progress on security issues but admits there has been little headway on governance and other big sticking points.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Health Minister Quoted Outdated TB Stats for Nigeria, South Africa

[Africa Check] Does Nigeria have the highest incidence of tuberculosis in Africa, as its junior health minister has claimed? New World Health Organisation estimates show it’s South Africa with the continent’s biggest TB problem.

[Africa Check] Does Nigeria have the highest incidence of tuberculosis in Africa, as its junior health minister has claimed? New World Health Organisation estimates show it's South Africa with the continent's biggest TB problem.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Condemns Collective Expulsions of Migrants

[VOA] The U.N. human rights office is calling on the government of Algeria to stop the collective expulsions of thousands of migrants, mainly from sub-Saharan Africa, condemning this practice as a violation of international human rights law.

[VOA] The U.N. human rights office is calling on the government of Algeria to stop the collective expulsions of thousands of migrants, mainly from sub-Saharan Africa, condemning this practice as a violation of international human rights law.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

Angolan Ambassadors Meet in Luanda to Analyse External Policy

[ANGOP] Luanda -The external policy, with highlight on the adequate integration of the country into the international context, will top the agenda of the 8th meeting of Angolan ambassadors, set for this Wednesday morning, in the headquarters of the For…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The external policy, with highlight on the adequate integration of the country into the international context, will top the agenda of the 8th meeting of Angolan ambassadors, set for this Wednesday morning, in the headquarters of the Foreign Affairs Ministry.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

New Vaccine Might Be Game-Changer in Ebola Fight

[VOA] The Ebola outbreak that has killed more than two dozen people in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo could be as devastating as the one that hit West Africa several years ago, if left unchecked.

[VOA] The Ebola outbreak that has killed more than two dozen people in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo could be as devastating as the one that hit West Africa several years ago, if left unchecked.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa