Multinational Computer Sponsor For ICT Awards

[Nyasa Times] Information Communication Technology Association of Malawi (ICTAM) continues to attract international support after Oracle has pumped in K2 million towards the National Innovation Forum awards set for next month.

[Nyasa Times] Information Communication Technology Association of Malawi (ICTAM) continues to attract international support after Oracle has pumped in K2 million towards the National Innovation Forum awards set for next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Army Combs Forests in Ondo, Arrests Suspected Kidnappers

[This Day] Akure -Some suspected kidnappers, who had been terrorising travellers and other persons in Akoko area of Ondo State, were yesterday, arrested by a special operation team of Nigerian Army.

[This Day] Akure -Some suspected kidnappers, who had been terrorising travellers and other persons in Akoko area of Ondo State, were yesterday, arrested by a special operation team of Nigerian Army.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Organic Matter to Generate Electricity

[The Herald] About 18 000 megawatt hours of electricity can be generated from organic matter per year in Harare alone, a study has shown.According to the preliminary calculations, the 18 000 megawatt hours of electricity is sufficient to serve a popula…

[The Herald] About 18 000 megawatt hours of electricity can be generated from organic matter per year in Harare alone, a study has shown.According to the preliminary calculations, the 18 000 megawatt hours of electricity is sufficient to serve a population of 300 000 people with continuous supply of electricity per year considering that the average consumption of electricity per individual is about 60 to 70 kilowatt hours per year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ayade Has Empowered Women With Over 300 Appointments, Says Aide

[This Day] Calabar -The Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade has empowered over 300 women in the state with appointments into various public offices since he assumed office about two years ago, the state Commissioner for women Affairs, Mrs. Stel…

[This Day] Calabar -The Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade has empowered over 300 women in the state with appointments into various public offices since he assumed office about two years ago, the state Commissioner for women Affairs, Mrs. Stella Odey has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dairy Market Extends Its Frontiers

[This Day] Raheem Akingbolu writes on how players in the dairy market are using influencer marketing to extend their frontiers, pointing out that the strategy has helped both consumers and various brand owners.

[This Day] Raheem Akingbolu writes on how players in the dairy market are using influencer marketing to extend their frontiers, pointing out that the strategy has helped both consumers and various brand owners.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Religious Leaders Threaten Tougher Actions Against Corrupt Members

[New Republic] In apparent reaction to widely held claims in many cycles that corruption is not only a governmental menace, but cuts across all sectors of society including churches, homes, schools and other places, Liberia’s religious community has th…

[New Republic] In apparent reaction to widely held claims in many cycles that corruption is not only a governmental menace, but cuts across all sectors of society including churches, homes, schools and other places, Liberia's religious community has threatened tougher actions against members found wanting of decency and integrity.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Hundreds of Kids Killed, Jailed in DRC Upheaval

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -AT least 100 children have been killed and 400 others arrested in the ongoing anarchy in the Democratic republic of Congo. More than 1 000 cases of children, often younger than 15, are used as combatants or human shields after recr…

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -AT least 100 children have been killed and 400 others arrested in the ongoing anarchy in the Democratic republic of Congo. More than 1 000 cases of children, often younger than 15, are used as combatants or human shields after recruitment as soldiers in the conflict ravaging the Kasai Province. The living conditions of detained children are precarious, with reports of torture rife in the cells. According to the United Nations Children's Fund, between 40 percent and 60 percent of the militia members involve

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Thousands Stranded After Hospitals Closure

[CAJ News] Khartoum -MORE than 600 000 people are without access to primary health care following the closure of some 50 hospitals in crisis-torn Sudan. Insufficient funding has led to the closure of the health facilities in the eastern regions of the …

[CAJ News] Khartoum -MORE than 600 000 people are without access to primary health care following the closure of some 50 hospitals in crisis-torn Sudan. Insufficient funding has led to the closure of the health facilities in the eastern regions of the country. The cash-strapped government and humanitarian agencies have appealed for U$804 million (R10,6 billion), of which over $300 million has been received. The funding gap has led to closures of health facilities in Blue Nile, Darfur and South Kordofan. United Nations resident

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan