47% Women Embrace Contraceptives

[New Times] The use of contraceptives has improved significantly in the country rising from 4.3 per cent in 2000 to 47.5 per cent currently, according to the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR).

[New Times] The use of contraceptives has improved significantly in the country rising from 4.3 per cent in 2000 to 47.5 per cent currently, according to the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR).

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Senate Moves to Reduce Central Bank Governor’s Powers

[Vanguard] Abuja -Moves by the Senate to separate the Chairman of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, board from the governor of the apex bank, yesterday, got a boost as a Bill for an Act to amend the CBN Act CAP C4 LFN 2004 and for related matters, 2018 (SB…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Moves by the Senate to separate the Chairman of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, board from the governor of the apex bank, yesterday, got a boost as a Bill for an Act to amend the CBN Act CAP C4 LFN 2004 and for related matters, 2018 (SB. 448) scaled second reading.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Inside Metrorail’s Cable Theft and Commuter Crisis

[News24Wire] Brazen thieves, who have effectively brought a critical rail route in Cape Town to a standstill for nearly six weeks, leaving thousands of commuters in the lurch, have become the focus of intense and unprecedented operations to squeeze out…

[News24Wire] Brazen thieves, who have effectively brought a critical rail route in Cape Town to a standstill for nearly six weeks, leaving thousands of commuters in the lurch, have become the focus of intense and unprecedented operations to squeeze out criminals who target beleaguered Metrorail's infrastructure.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Meet Mudenge, the Genocide Survivor Who Inspired a Community to Rise Above Bitterness and Forge Unity

[New Times] Despite suffering dire consequences of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, Boniface Mudenge decided to forgive people who massacred his family members, friends and other relatives.

[New Times] Despite suffering dire consequences of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, Boniface Mudenge decided to forgive people who massacred his family members, friends and other relatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Price of Kerosene Rises, Other Fuels Unchanged

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government has announced a five per cent increase in the price of kerosene, taking effect on Wednesday, but the prices of all other liquid fuels remain unchanged.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government has announced a five per cent increase in the price of kerosene, taking effect on Wednesday, but the prices of all other liquid fuels remain unchanged.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Local Firm Wins SADC Accreditation for Lab, Consultancy

[Daily News] NESCH Mintec Private Limited has received accreditation from the Southern African Development Community Accreditation (SADCAS) for offering laboratory analytical services, and consultancy in mining industry in the country.

[Daily News] NESCH Mintec Private Limited has received accreditation from the Southern African Development Community Accreditation (SADCAS) for offering laboratory analytical services, and consultancy in mining industry in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Needs to Re-Focus On Its Recovery of Stolen Assets – Falana, Others

[Vanguard] Stakeholders at a recent seminar organised by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, have called on the Federal Government to comply with the order of the Federal High Court which directed the government to account for the …

[Vanguard] Stakeholders at a recent seminar organised by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, have called on the Federal Government to comply with the order of the Federal High Court which directed the government to account for the looted funds recovered since 1999 till date to promote transparency and accountability.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Corruption Getting Worse in Nigeria – Transparency International

[Vanguard] Lagos -Corruption is getting worse in Nigeria, according to the latest corruption perception index (CPI) released by Transparency International (TI) on Wednesday.

[Vanguard] Lagos -Corruption is getting worse in Nigeria, according to the latest corruption perception index (CPI) released by Transparency International (TI) on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria