What We're Reading: Progress in fight against tropical diseases

From ONE Wed Jan 16 2013, 10:42:34

Reuters: Madagascar: President Opts Out of Race - Madagascarian President Andry Rajoelina announced Tuesday that he would not run in May elections, "bowing to international pressure to give the nation a fresh start after the coup that brought him to power in 2009." Rajoelina, a former disc jockey, ousted Ravalomanana in an uprising. NYTimes: Opinion: [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse

People and Organizations:


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

South Africa:   Tourists to Be Fingerprinted at Ports of Entry (news)
SAnews.gov.za
7 December 2016

Home Affairs Director General Mkhuseli Apleni says it is necessary to have fingerprints of all tourists or travellers visiting the country. Apleni said this helps to identify the person especially ... [read more]

Nigeria:   Rivers Rerun - PDP, APC At Each Others' Throats (news)
Vanguard
7 December 2016

Ahead of Saturday's parliamentary rerun elections in Rivers State, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, were, yesterday, locked in a war of words over alleged ... [read more]

Nigeria:   Popstar, Wizkid Nominated for Grammy Award (news)
Daily Trust
7 December 2016

Pop superstar, Wizkid has been nominated for a Grammy award for his contribution to Drake`s 2016 ‘View’ and lead single ‘One dance’. The young superstar will be going home with ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!