Screening Children for Cancer is Crucial, Says Childhood Cancer Advocates

[New Times] 24-year-old Karen Bugingo is a cancer survivor. At the age of 19, she was diagnosed with blood cancer, but has effectively fought and won her battle against the killer disease.

[New Times] 24-year-old Karen Bugingo is a cancer survivor. At the age of 19, she was diagnosed with blood cancer, but has effectively fought and won her battle against the killer disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Katswe Sistahood Calls for Arrest of Paedophiles

[New Zimbabwe] FIFTY-FOUR girls have now been rescued from sexual exploitation for survival and placed into statutory care following the recent prominent exposé of underage commercial sex work in Epworth, Hopley and Caledonia by Katswe Sistahood.

[New Zimbabwe] FIFTY-FOUR girls have now been rescued from sexual exploitation for survival and placed into statutory care following the recent prominent exposé of underage commercial sex work in Epworth, Hopley and Caledonia by Katswe Sistahood.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chombo Threatens Crackdown On ‘Alarmist’ Mainstream, Social Media

[New Zimbabwe] HOME AFFAIRS Minister Ignatius Chombo has issued a chilling warning to the country’s mainstream and social media users found spreading “alarmist” messages that the country’s economy has sunk to the 2008 hyper inflationary era.

[New Zimbabwe] HOME AFFAIRS Minister Ignatius Chombo has issued a chilling warning to the country's mainstream and social media users found spreading "alarmist" messages that the country's economy has sunk to the 2008 hyper inflationary era.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenya Launches Bid to Host 2022 World Chamber Congress

[Nation] Kenya has stepped up its bid to host the 2021 World Chamber Congress. The event brings together global trade bodies, chambers, businesses and high profile government officials to share best practices, develop networks and learn new areas of in…

[Nation] Kenya has stepped up its bid to host the 2021 World Chamber Congress. The event brings together global trade bodies, chambers, businesses and high profile government officials to share best practices, develop networks and learn new areas of innovation.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kipchoge Wins Berlin Marathon, Misses World Record

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge overcame harsh weather conditions to be crowned the 2017 men’s Berlin Marathon champion in 2:03:32, missing the World Record that is currently being held by compatriot Dennis Kimetto.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge overcame harsh weather conditions to be crowned the 2017 men's Berlin Marathon champion in 2:03:32, missing the World Record that is currently being held by compatriot Dennis Kimetto.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Odinga Says No Election Until IEBC Changed

[Nation] Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga declared there would be no election on October 26 should the electoral agency fail to address their conditions, which they have labelled as irreducible minimums.

[Nation] Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga declared there would be no election on October 26 should the electoral agency fail to address their conditions, which they have labelled as irreducible minimums.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Babu Owino Faces Subversion, Uttering Abusive Words Charges

[Nation] Embakasi East MP Paul Ongili, popularly known as Babu Owino, has been charged with two counts of subversion and uttering abusive words against President Uhuru Kenyatta.

[Nation] Embakasi East MP Paul Ongili, popularly known as Babu Owino, has been charged with two counts of subversion and uttering abusive words against President Uhuru Kenyatta.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya