2012-03-13 04:56:54Future of Unesco Science Prize Still in Doubt[SciDev.Net]
A controversial US$3 million research prize, seen by many African countries as the first science award 'given by Africans for Africans', has been formally adopted by UNESCO after years of wrangling - but it remains uncertain whether the prize will be awarded any time soon.
Monday, 10-05-15, 17:477,000 Scholarship Awards for Sierra Leoneans[Concord] Minister of Information and Communications, Alhaji Alpha Kanu, has disclosed that President of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping, has promised to award thirty-five thousand (35,000) scholarships to African young professionals to study in China, noting that Sierra Leone would be allocated with 7,000.
Monday, 10-05-15, 17:461.4 Million Under-5 Kids to Be Vaccinated Against Polio[Concord] As the fight to end the Ebola outbreak goes on, the Ministry of Health and Sanitation continues working with UNICEF, WHO and other development partners, to restore trust in the health system and maintain the delivery of basic health services.
Monday, 10-05-15, 17:39Leader of April 6 Youth Group Detained in Tora Prison[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Leader of the April 6 Youth Movement, Amr Ali who was arrested from his home in Menoufia last month, has been detained for 15 days pending investigation, the group said.
Monday, 10-05-15, 15:45The Bois De Rose Shopping Complex Officially Opened[Government of Seychelles] President James Michel attended the opening of the Bois De Rose shopping complex, Victoria this morning. Also present was Vice President, Danny Faure who had the honour to unveil the plaque to officially open the complex.