[Heritage]Monrovia -An official of the United Nations International Children Education Fund (UNICEF), has disclosed that Liberia is the second lowest behind Somalia in the world for child birth registration.
[Focac]Johannesburg -The anti-apartheid icon Mandela’s statue will be erected at the Presidency next week, the South African government announced on Thursday.
[IPS]Accra -It was 20-year-old Fizer Boa who first migrated south to Ghana’s capital, Accra, to work in the local Abobloshie market as a porter or “Kayayei”.
[The Herald]Chinhoyi -Ordinary members of Zanu-PF will have the last say on who their leaders will be, President Mugabe has said.
[World Bank]Washington -The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved US$14.64 million to enhance the Democratic Republic of Congo’s capacity to manage its vast network of protected areas, comprised of seven national parks and 57 nature …
[News of Rwanda]The Rwanda Prosecutor General, Richard Muhumuza says his office will continue following up on cases of embezzlement, misuse of government funds and illegal tendering processes which have cost the tax payers’ money.
[allAfrica]An outbreak of plague more vicious than the bubonic strain called the Black Death has killed 39 people in Madagascar, the government said, according to an AFP report.
[Girls Not Brides]I grew up in Ethiopia but I never had a childhood or basic education.
[Daily Maverick]“What would have happened had Madiba died in prison?” Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu asked at the memorial service for Nelson Mandela. Indeed, what would have happened?
[Observer]If Museveni was Uhuru Kenyatta, he would not attend ICC trial. Uganda is prepared to send more troops to Central African Republic to help maintain peace there. And Joseph Kabila has agreed to sign a deal with defeated M23 rebels. President Mu…