‘Days of Marginalization Are Over’ – Grand Gedeans Speak Out

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Citizens hailing from Grand Gedeh County have expressed serious delight over the election of football legend, Senator George Weah as Liberia’s 25th President.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Citizens hailing from Grand Gedeh County have expressed serious delight over the election of football legend, Senator George Weah as Liberia's 25th President.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Foreign Exchange Rate Concerns – Calls Intensify for New Govt to Savage Economy

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia’s economy is in a terrible state as the incoming government prepares to assume power amid expectations from grass root business people.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia's economy is in a terrible state as the incoming government prepares to assume power amid expectations from grass root business people.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Soccer Star Drogba Opens First School in Ivory Coast

[Vanguard] Ivorian footballer Didier Drogba has given back to his country by opening a school that will help no fewer than 350 children in the rural cocoa growing community of Pokou-Kouamekro to gain quality education.

[Vanguard] Ivorian footballer Didier Drogba has given back to his country by opening a school that will help no fewer than 350 children in the rural cocoa growing community of Pokou-Kouamekro to gain quality education.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Chance for Kenya to Make Amends for Post-Election Sexual Violence

[IPS] Nairobi -I had already heard many disturbing stories of violence by the time I interviewed Mercy Maina, whose name I have changed to protect her privacy. Even so, what Mercy told me was truly disturbing. She said she was raped during the post-ele…

[IPS] Nairobi -I had already heard many disturbing stories of violence by the time I interviewed Mercy Maina, whose name I have changed to protect her privacy. Even so, what Mercy told me was truly disturbing. She said she was raped during the post-election violence in August alongside her sister by two men wearing uniforms and helmets, and carrying guns and walkie-talkies.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Insured, South Sudan Seeking Investors

[East African] War-torn South Sudan is hoping to attract investors mainly in the oil sector and revive its battered economy after joining the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI).

[East African] War-torn South Sudan is hoping to attract investors mainly in the oil sector and revive its battered economy after joining the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI).

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Equitel Loans to Attract New 5% Processing Fee

[East African] Equity Bank has introduced a five per cent processing fee on its Equitel loans, as it seeks to buttress income that has taken a hit from interest rate capping and slow credit growth.

[East African] Equity Bank has introduced a five per cent processing fee on its Equitel loans, as it seeks to buttress income that has taken a hit from interest rate capping and slow credit growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

2019 – Buhari Warns Against Electoral Violence, Says Jonathan Has Set the Tone

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has formally reacted to the release of the 2019 election timetable and schedule of activities by the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, warning actors in the political space against a resort to …

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has formally reacted to the release of the 2019 election timetable and schedule of activities by the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, warning actors in the political space against a resort to violence in an attempt to sway electoral support, or in the event that they are rejected at the polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria