Unamid Trains Community Policing Volunteers and Police Officers in West Darfur

[Unamid] On 14 November 2017, UNAMID, in partnership with the Government of Sudan (GoS) police, trained some 32 Community Policing Volunteers (CPVs) and Sudanese police officers on community policing and gender mainstreaming in El Geneina, West Darfur.

[Unamid] On 14 November 2017, UNAMID, in partnership with the Government of Sudan (GoS) police, trained some 32 Community Policing Volunteers (CPVs) and Sudanese police officers on community policing and gender mainstreaming in El Geneina, West Darfur.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Khama Meets AU Chief

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -African Union deputy chairperson, Mr Thomas Quartey has described Botswana as a shining example of true democracy and visionary leadership in Africa.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -African Union deputy chairperson, Mr Thomas Quartey has described Botswana as a shining example of true democracy and visionary leadership in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Mauritanian Authorities Change Legal Code, Could Retry Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mohamed

[CPJ] New York -Mauritanian authorities on November 16 approved an amendment to the country’s penal code that could allow courts to retroactively retry freelance blogger Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mohamed, who was convicted of blasphemy in 2014, and potential…

[CPJ] New York -Mauritanian authorities on November 16 approved an amendment to the country's penal code that could allow courts to retroactively retry freelance blogger Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mohamed, who was convicted of blasphemy in 2014, and potentially re-sentence him to death, the state-owned news agency AMI and Agence France-Pressereported. The Committee to Protect Journalists today condemned this change in the country's legal code and called on Mauritanian authorities to release Mohamed immediately.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania

Somaliland – Waddani’s Irro Rejects Presidential Poll Results

[Dalsan Radio] Somaliland Presidential Waddani Party candidate Abdirahman Irro has officially rejected the results of Somaliland presidential results In a statement issued on Monday evening Irro said he had suspended all cooperation with the National E…

[Dalsan Radio] Somaliland Presidential Waddani Party candidate Abdirahman Irro has officially rejected the results of Somaliland presidential results In a statement issued on Monday evening Irro said he had suspended all cooperation with the National Electoral Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Training to Boost Education Capicity Launched in Mogadishu

[Dalsan Radio] Somali Coalition for Education for All (EFASOM) concluded today a 3-day Capacity Development Training in Education sector planning, leadership, governance and management which was intended for the private education networks (umbrellas), …

[Dalsan Radio] Somali Coalition for Education for All (EFASOM) concluded today a 3-day Capacity Development Training in Education sector planning, leadership, governance and management which was intended for the private education networks (umbrellas), the civil society and members from the Ministry of Education.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Football Awards Postponed Again

[The Herald] The inaugural ZIFA Awards which had been set for this Friday at the Harare International Conference Centre have been postponed for the second time after a number of guests, including Minister of Sport, Recreation, Arts and Culture Makhosin…

[The Herald] The inaugural ZIFA Awards which had been set for this Friday at the Harare International Conference Centre have been postponed for the second time after a number of guests, including Minister of Sport, Recreation, Arts and Culture Makhosini Hlongwane, cast doubts over their availability. The awards, which were initially supposed to take place early this month on November 11, have suffered another disruption because of the current operations in Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Farmers Beef Up Livestock Breeding Skills

[The Herald] More than 200 A1 and A2 Zvishavane farmers have undergone a livestock rearing and breeding training programme that is expected to add value to their farming business. The training was organised by National Foods (Natfoods) and saw trainees…

[The Herald] More than 200 A1 and A2 Zvishavane farmers have undergone a livestock rearing and breeding training programme that is expected to add value to their farming business. The training was organised by National Foods (Natfoods) and saw trainees receiving skills from experts in poultry, piggery, beef and dairy farming on how to turn their projects into profitable ventures.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Review Meeting Between N. Darfur Government and UNICEF Recommends Continuing of Cooperation

[SNA] Al- Fasher -The annual review meeting for joint sectors of the government of the state of North Darfur and the UNICEF for the years (2016- 2017), held Monday in al Fasher, chaired by the Deputy General Director of the state’s Ministry of Finance,…

[SNA] Al- Fasher -The annual review meeting for joint sectors of the government of the state of North Darfur and the UNICEF for the years (2016- 2017), held Monday in al Fasher, chaired by the Deputy General Director of the state's Ministry of Finance, Economy and Civil Service, Mohamed Mousa Yahia has recommended the importance of continuing coordination and cooperation between the government sectors and the sectors of the UNICEF in the implementation of the joint work projects in the fields of water, health, education and

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan