Zcoin’s Receiver Address Privacy (RAP) enhances wallet address privacy on the blockchain

SINGAPORE, Dec. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Zcoin (zcoin.io), a privacy focused cryptocurrency is set to be the first cryptocurrency project to release Receiver Address Privacy (RAP) on a desktop wallet. RAP is an implementation of Reusable Payment Codes (BIP47) originally proposed by Justus Ranvier, which provides greater privacy by allowing users to share a single […]

Kenya’s HPV Vaccinations Raise Hope of Less Cervical Cancer

NAIROBI – The World Health Organization says East Africa has the highest rate of cervical cancer in the world. In October, Kenya launched a mass vaccination of girls against the human papillomavirus (HPV), which can lead to cervical cancer. The vacci…

Eighteen Killed in New Militia Attack in Eastern DR Congo

BENI – Eighteen people in eastern DR Congo’s troubled region of Beni have been killed in a fresh attack by a notorious armed group, a local official said on Monday.”There was an incursion in Apetina-Sana by the ADF last night,” Beni administrator Donat…

POLICING NEW YEAR FESTIVITIES

As the festive celebrations continue into the New-Year, we anticipate millions of revelers and celebrants will gather at places of worship, entertainment, and social centers, to usher in the New Year. We would like them all to act responsibly and no…

POLICE TARGETING CRIMINALITY LINKED TO MOBILE PHONES AND DEVICES

The task team actively investigating acts of criminality linked to mobile phone and devices, have further established that a total of 885 phones had used sim cards whose phone history is being verified. An additional 748 phones had invalid IMEI, making…

POLICING OF FIRE WORKS

On New Year Eve, we expect major displays of fireworks at selected venues. The displays include; a string of firecrackers, close proximity and special events fireworks. Only contractors licensed under Explosive Act, shall display fireworks following st…

The humanitarian news you couldn’t get enough of in 2019

Dipoles, data, and blunders in UN investigations: all this and more caught your attention in 2019. Take a look at the TNH articles that attracted the most readers and created the most buzz this year, listed below by unique pageviews, most-viewed first….

Monitoring Agency: DRC Ebola Death Toll 2,231 to Date

BENI, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – A total of 2,231 people have died out of 3,373 declared cases of Ebola in the current epidemic in the DR Congo, according to the agency overseeing the response, health officials said Sunday.Deadly unrest in the frag…