Death Hovering Over 1 Million Somali Kids

[CAJ News] Mogadishu -THE projected number of children to suffer malnutrition as a result of drought, disease and displacement in Somalia has shot up by 50 percent since the beginning of the year to 1,4 million. Of these, over 275 000 will suffer life-…

[CAJ News] Mogadishu -THE projected number of children to suffer malnutrition as a result of drought, disease and displacement in Somalia has shot up by 50 percent since the beginning of the year to 1,4 million. Of these, over 275 000 will suffer life-threatening severe acute malnutrition in 2017. The situation is dire with outbreaks of malaria already imminent as well as an upsurge of cholera. The United Nations Children's Fund has raised fear of the repeat of the famine that pummelled the East African country in 2011 when an

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

First Batch of NNPC’s 3,000MW Power Plants Ready in 2019, Says Baru

[This Day] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has disclosed that the first batch of the three new gas fired power plants it plans to build in Abuja, Kaduna and Kano with its joint venture partners will be completed by 2019, to boost pow…

[This Day] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has disclosed that the first batch of the three new gas fired power plants it plans to build in Abuja, Kaduna and Kano with its joint venture partners will be completed by 2019, to boost power generation in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Polygamist Marries 12-Year-Old Girl, Jailed

[Nyasa Times] A Nkhunga First Grade Magistrate Court in Nkhotakota court in central region district of Nkotakoya has convicted and sentenced Branzil Mchimika, 22, to nine years Imprisonment with Hard Labour (IHL) for having sex act with a 12 year old g…

[Nyasa Times] A Nkhunga First Grade Magistrate Court in Nkhotakota court in central region district of Nkotakoya has convicted and sentenced Branzil Mchimika, 22, to nine years Imprisonment with Hard Labour (IHL) for having sex act with a 12 year old girl whom he took as a third wife..

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Government Will Not Tolerate Non-Performing Chief Directors

[Ghana Star] Government will not tolerate the non-performance of Chief Directors of the various Ministries, Departments and Agencies, Mrs Frema Opare, the Chief of Staff, said on Friday.

[Ghana Star] Government will not tolerate the non-performance of Chief Directors of the various Ministries, Departments and Agencies, Mrs Frema Opare, the Chief of Staff, said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Kevin Boateng Lauds Sulley Muntari for Walking Off Pitch Over ‘Racist Chants’

[Ghana Star] Las Palmas midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has praised Sulley Muntari for walking off the pitch, four years after he took a similar decision in Italy.

[Ghana Star] Las Palmas midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has praised Sulley Muntari for walking off the pitch, four years after he took a similar decision in Italy.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Revenue Authority Staff Donate Food Items to Hospital

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) staff, who are Catholic Church faithful, formed a unity grouping in December last year to be meeting every month for prayers and in one of the meeting they decided to be assisting the community in charity work.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) staff, who are Catholic Church faithful, formed a unity grouping in December last year to be meeting every month for prayers and in one of the meeting they decided to be assisting the community in charity work.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Akufo-Addo Arrives in Togo to Rousing Welcome

[Ghana Star] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, arrived in Lome, the capital of the Republic of Togo to a rousing welcome from residents, at the commencement of his 3-day visit.

[Ghana Star] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, arrived in Lome, the capital of the Republic of Togo to a rousing welcome from residents, at the commencement of his 3-day visit.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana