All Africa (sort by date) AllAfrica News: Africa (10)sourceAfrica: 10 Vie for Miss Africa Zambia Crown 5 hours 4 min ago [Times of Zambia] TEN contestants will this year compete for the prestigious Miss Africa Zambia 2016 crown on August 5. Africa: Almost 3,000 Drowned in Mediterranean Crisis This Year 5 hours 34 min ago [Al Jazeera] Some 2,977 people have perished in the Mediterranean Sea so far this year, with people dying at a rate of around 20 a day since March. Africa: African Troops Settled Britain in 3rd Century 5 hours 59 min ago [ACNS] Researchers from the BBC's history unit have identified a north Cumbrian church - in the extreme north west of England - as being on the site of the first ever recorded settlement of African people in Britain. Africa: Eastern Cape Economic Development On Economic Growth Through Intra-Africa Trade Friday, 7/22/2016, at 11:08 AM [SA Govt] Eastern Cape shows off trade pedigree in Africa Africa: New Tool for Managing the Fuel Needs of Displaced Populations Friday, 7/22/2016, at 10:01 AM [FAO] Rome -FAO and UNHCR launch a technical handbook Africa: New Research Into High HIV Prevalence in Young Women Shared At Aids 2016 Friday, 7/22/2016, at 9:41 AM [Key Correspondents] New evidence into the factors that contribute to high rates of infection in women and girls in Africa that could lead to new treatment approaches was shared at the 21st International AIDS Conference in Durban. Africa: Water Shortage Africa's Biggest Challenge, Says Mwai Kibaki Friday, 7/22/2016, at 9:17 AM [Nation] Former President Mwai Kibaki has said water scarcity is "perhaps the biggest challenge facing our continent today", in his first major assignment as the water envoy in Africa. Africa: Smartphone App Lets Users Decide Fate of Netherlands Refugees Friday, 7/22/2016, at 9:01 AM [Thomson Reuters Foundation] New York -Looking to change public perception about migrants in the Netherlands, two journalists have launched a Smartphone app that dramatizes the asylum-seeking process and lets users ask tough questions of would-be refugees. Africa: #Aids2016 - the Gains, the Gaps, the Next Global Steps Friday, 7/22/2016, at 9:00 AM [The Conversation Africa] As the 21st International AIDS Conference wraps up in Durban, South Africa, Professor Linda-Gail Bekker, incoming International AIDS Society President, talks to The Conversation Africa health and medicine editor Candice Bailey about what was achieved and what still needs to be done. Africa: We Have Penises! We Have Vaginas! Friday, 7/22/2016, at 8:48 AM [What'sUpHIV] In the staid lobby of the Durban International Conference Centre, a woman in a wheelchair is shouting: "I have a penis! I have a vagina! I have sex!" Stella Iwuagwu, 47, from Lagos, is trying to animate a group of disability protesters standing politely with their placards standing a wall. "It's a silent protest," replies one. They are trying to draw attention to how the AIDS 2016 conference excludes disabled people. Most of the protesters have some form of disability but not all are HIV positive.