Little Progress On Peace Talks

[New Democrat] 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 the…

[New Democrat] 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

Archbishop Welcomes Ceasefire Agreement As Peace Talks Continue

[ACNS] The Anglican Archbishop of South Sudan has led five days of mediated peace talks between the warring parties in South Sudan. The talks reached agreement on three of the 11 demands made by opposition groups, including a recommitment to the cessat…

[ACNS] The Anglican Archbishop of South Sudan has led five days of mediated peace talks between the warring parties in South Sudan. The talks reached agreement on three of the 11 demands made by opposition groups, including a recommitment to the cessation of hostilities. Talks on the remaining eight unresolved issues will now continue under the leadership of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD). Archbishop Justin Badi Arama, who was only installed as Primate of the Anglican Church of South Sudan

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Basketball – 1º De Agosto and Petro De Luanda in 6th Playoff Final

[ANGOP] Luanda -The senior men’s basketball teams of 1º de Agosto and Petro de Luanda will compete for the sixth final of the national championship in a playoff system, since the implementation of this method in 1999.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The senior men's basketball teams of 1º de Agosto and Petro de Luanda will compete for the sixth final of the national championship in a playoff system, since the implementation of this method in 1999.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Angola Conscious About Value of Biodiversity to Economy

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan government is conscious about the high value of biodiversity to the country’s economy, said last Tuesday in Luanda the Environment minister, Paula Coelho.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan government is conscious about the high value of biodiversity to the country's economy, said last Tuesday in Luanda the Environment minister, Paula Coelho.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

An IG in Defiance of Authority

[Guardian] No matter what and how he feels about the present Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, there can be no reasonable justification for the repeated refusal of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris to personally honour an invitati…

[Guardian] No matter what and how he feels about the present Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, there can be no reasonable justification for the repeated refusal of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris to personally honour an invitation by the upper legislative house to clarify two issues concerning a citizen - specifically Senator Dino Melaye - on the one hand, and the rampant killing of Nigerians across the land, on the other. Mr. Idris was invited by a 25 April, 2018 letter to come the following

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mwape Appointed New Shepolopolo Coach

[CAF] Veteran trainer Bruce Mwape has been appointed head coach of Zambia senior women’s national team barely few weeks to next month’s crucial qualifier against Zimbabwe.

[CAF] Veteran trainer Bruce Mwape has been appointed head coach of Zambia senior women's national team barely few weeks to next month's crucial qualifier against Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Small Country With a Big Heart, Djibouti Rescues Hundreds in Cyclone Hit Somaliland

[Dalsan Radio] Djibouti became the first country to come to the rescue of victims of the cyclone Sagar that had pounded the coastal Somaliland a trail of destruction and deaths after it’s landfall on Saturday.

[Dalsan Radio] Djibouti became the first country to come to the rescue of victims of the cyclone Sagar that had pounded the coastal Somaliland a trail of destruction and deaths after it's landfall on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Djibouti

U.S.$16 Billion Power Projects – Serap Asks Buhari to Refer OBJ, Jonathan to EFCC, ICPC

[Premium Times] The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “urgently refer the allegations of mismanagement of $16 billion power projects between 1999 and 2007 to the Economic and Financial Cri…

[Premium Times] The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to "urgently refer the allegations of mismanagement of $16 billion power projects between 1999 and 2007 to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for further investigation, and if there is relevant and sufficient admissible evidence, for anyone suspected to be involved to face prosecution."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Over 100 Girls Reached Out Through Tingathe Project

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -More than 100 girls in sexual exploitation areas in Lilongwe through Theatre for a Change Malawi (TfaC) have been reached out with Tingathe project, a programme which conveys knowledge on sexual reproductive health and ch…

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -More than 100 girls in sexual exploitation areas in Lilongwe through Theatre for a Change Malawi (TfaC) have been reached out with Tingathe project, a programme which conveys knowledge on sexual reproductive health and child protection.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Media Urged to Strengthen the Capacity of Reporting Health Issues

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Government has expressed the need to engage the media in all health activities taking place in the country to enhance communication between it and the public.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Government has expressed the need to engage the media in all health activities taking place in the country to enhance communication between it and the public.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi