South Darfur Wali – ‘Arms Collection Helped Return 65,000 Displaced Families’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Wali of South Darfur, Adam El Faki, claims that the campaign of arms collection in the state helped bring more than 65,000 families back to their villages.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Wali of South Darfur, Adam El Faki, claims that the campaign of arms collection in the state helped bring more than 65,000 families back to their villages.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UNAMNID to Increase Patrols After Attacks On Central Darfur Camps

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The African Union – United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (Unamid) has expressed “deep concern about recent attacks on three different internally displaced persons camps in Central Darfur, and says that it will step-up pa…

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The African Union - United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (Unamid) has expressed "deep concern about recent attacks on three different internally displaced persons camps in Central Darfur, and says that it will step-up patrols in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

NCAA, Lagos Government to Check High-Rises

[Guardian] The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and the Lagos State Government (LASG) are partnering to curb the danger posed by unauthorised high-rise structures scattered around Lagos metropolis.

[Guardian] The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) and the Lagos State Government (LASG) are partnering to curb the danger posed by unauthorised high-rise structures scattered around Lagos metropolis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Karatekas Ready to Defend Title

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana karatekas are sharp and ready to start their fight and defend the Africa Union Sport Council (AUSC) Region 5 karate they won in Mozambique last year.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana karatekas are sharp and ready to start their fight and defend the Africa Union Sport Council (AUSC) Region 5 karate they won in Mozambique last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Reading Initiative Catches Them Young

[Botswana Daily News] Maun -In an effort to promote reading, some stakeholders have introduced an initiative dubbed “Using indigenous story book to catch them young” which aims to encourage a reading culture amongst public schools pupils to drive commu…

[Botswana Daily News] Maun -In an effort to promote reading, some stakeholders have introduced an initiative dubbed "Using indigenous story book to catch them young" which aims to encourage a reading culture amongst public schools pupils to drive community development in the Ngamiland region.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Health Finances Strategy in Place – Minister Madigele

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Alfred Madigele says his ministry is busy formulating Health Finances Strategy to address issues of increasing rare and fatal diseases.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Alfred Madigele says his ministry is busy formulating Health Finances Strategy to address issues of increasing rare and fatal diseases.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Survey Finds Weakening Popular Support for Free Media

[Afrobarometer] Accra, Ghana -Popular support for a free news media has declined significantly in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania – three countries currently making headlines for government attempts to limit press freedom.

[Afrobarometer] Accra, Ghana -Popular support for a free news media has declined significantly in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania - three countries currently making headlines for government attempts to limit press freedom.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kobia, Lilian Omollo to Face MPs Over NYS Billions

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Public Service Cabinet Secretary Margaret Kobia and Principal Secretary Lilian Omollo are Friday expected to appear before Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee over the Sh9 billion scandal at the National Youth Service.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Public Service Cabinet Secretary Margaret Kobia and Principal Secretary Lilian Omollo are Friday expected to appear before Parliament's Public Accounts Committee over the Sh9 billion scandal at the National Youth Service.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya