NA Environment Select Committee Tours Kanifing Municipality

[Foroyaa] The National Assembly (NA) Select Committee on the Environment, continued with their visit to mining sites and environmental hot spots during the course of last week. As part of its mandate, the NA select committee on the environment is assig…

[Foroyaa] The National Assembly (NA) Select Committee on the Environment, continued with their visit to mining sites and environmental hot spots during the course of last week. As part of its mandate, the NA select committee on the environment is assigned to assess environmental challenges and make recommendations to Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Why SDP Has No Anointed Presidential Candidate – Falae

[Guardian] National Chairman, Social Democratic Party (SDP), Chief Olu Falae has said the party would conduct an open, free and fair presidential primary to select its candidate for the 2019 election.

[Guardian] National Chairman, Social Democratic Party (SDP), Chief Olu Falae has said the party would conduct an open, free and fair presidential primary to select its candidate for the 2019 election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Use Prayers, Not Chickens – Super Eagles Supporters

[Vanguard] Super Eagles supporters clubs have refuted a report that they requested permission from the Russian authorities to bring along live chickens while attending the team’s matches during the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

[Vanguard] Super Eagles supporters clubs have refuted a report that they requested permission from the Russian authorities to bring along live chickens while attending the team's matches during the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Outrage at Amina Mohamed’s Ban on School Visiting Days

[AAF] Johannesburg -Kenyan exams have in the past been marred with rampant cheating. Teachers, learners and security guards have ended in court for their participation in these notorious acts.

[AAF] Johannesburg -Kenyan exams have in the past been marred with rampant cheating. Teachers, learners and security guards have ended in court for their participation in these notorious acts.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

A New Revolution in TB Treatment as the Injection Falls

[MSF] South Africa has just made history today as it becomes the first country in the world to take a bold step of replacing an injectable drug with toxic side effects, with a promising new oral medicine (bedaquiline) in the standard multidrug-resistan…

[MSF] South Africa has just made history today as it becomes the first country in the world to take a bold step of replacing an injectable drug with toxic side effects, with a promising new oral medicine (bedaquiline) in the standard multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) treatment regimens for adolescents and adults.

HIV/AIDs Deaths Drop From 10 000 to 4 000

[Namibian] FIGURES released by the United States President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief have revealed that the number of people dying of HIV-AIDS has dropped from 10 000 per year to 4 000 between 1991 and 2016 in Namibia.

[Namibian] FIGURES released by the United States President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief have revealed that the number of people dying of HIV-AIDS has dropped from 10 000 per year to 4 000 between 1991 and 2016 in Namibia.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ex-Cop’s Jail Term for Murder Cut On Appeal

[Namibian] A FORMER policeman who killed a young man in a street shooting in Windhoek nearly five years ago has received a reduction of three years from the 18-year prison term to which he was sentenced at the end of his trial last year.

[Namibian] A FORMER policeman who killed a young man in a street shooting in Windhoek nearly five years ago has received a reduction of three years from the 18-year prison term to which he was sentenced at the end of his trial last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia