An estimated 21.6 million women worldwide, 18.5 million of which are in developing countries, subject themselves to unsafe abortions each year.
There was no public debate prior to this far reaching policy change.
The teachers unions, have gone apoplectic over this new curriculum, while there has been a muted response from parents of school-going children, not clear on the matter, and its potential effect on their children’s education. The biggest ones (Brexit, Trump’s election, Jammeh’s exit) were delivered via the ballot box.
S.$63 million, the highest price ever achieved for a rough diamond.
Angolan demonstrators this week took to the streets in a protest in Luanda against a draft law criminalising all abortions. Abortion also remains a criminal offence in numerous other African countries, and many women and girls die each year from unsafe abortions.
A Nigerian woman Miriam Shehu found out last weekend via Instagram that the man she had been engaged to for three years, Taiwo, had gotten married.
She told the story Wednesday morning on Twitter and the drama that followed led to a worldwide trending topic.
According to Mesfin Wondafrash, the Maternity Foundation’s program manager in the Horn of Africa state.
“Midwives may have skills and knowledge,” “But they may not apply the right procedures when complications arise — even simple complications”.
Africans delegates were denied visas to attend a trade meeting of the African Global Economic and Development Summit by the U. This year’s meeting was quite peculiar as there were no Africans in attendance.