[SciDev.Net]Manchester -We all know that there is an appalling disparity in the health of those who live in cities in developed countries and the fast-growing slums in poorer nations. But this fact was brought home to me afresh last week, when I attended the International Conference on Urban Health, in Manchester, United Kingdom.
[allAfrica]Cape Town -Tweeters in Accra, Cairo, Johannesburg and Nairobi are the most active in their respective regions of the continent, and football is the most popular topic of discussion.
[Africa Top Sports]On the occasion of his 26 years as head of the CAF (Confederation of African Football), Issa Hayatou has expressed the wish to see a nation of black continent lift the trophy for the next World Cup.
[Christian Aid]World leaders must take action against gender inequality if they are serious about eradicating global poverty, says Christian Aid.
[ECA]Livingstone -There is no quick fix to development anywhere in the world. Speaking at the opening of the two day Adhoc Expert Group Meeting (AEGM) in Livingstone, Zambia, United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) Director, Said Adejumobi said that development was a product of concerted efforts and ingenuity by society.
[Focac]ETV of South Africa: As you are aware, China has become very active in Africa in recent years, but there are different opinions about this engagement between China and the African continent, especially emanating from the West. What is your opinion? Thank you.
[Focac]Beijing -Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here Saturday China and Africa are good brothers and partners who engage in cooperation as equals.