To Lead, Ramaphosa Must Balance Populism and Pragmatism

[The Conversation Africa] Maiden speeches are tricky. They only come once. The one delivered in South Africa by newly-elected president of the African National Congress (ANC) Cyril Ramaphosa required extraordinary ingenuity.

[The Conversation Africa] Maiden speeches are tricky. They only come once. The one delivered in South Africa by newly-elected president of the African National Congress (ANC) Cyril Ramaphosa required extraordinary ingenuity.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ex-PCEA Boss Fails to Settle Sh40m Theft Case Out of Court

[Nation] Former Presbyterian Church of East Africa (PCEA) moderator Ritho Gathanju and four former church employees have failed to reach an out-of-court settlement with the church over the theft of Sh40 million.

[Nation] Former Presbyterian Church of East Africa (PCEA) moderator Ritho Gathanju and four former church employees have failed to reach an out-of-court settlement with the church over the theft of Sh40 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

WAEC Extends Fees Payment Deadline

[New Dawn] Due to numerous appeals from the public, the West African Examinations Council or WAEC, in consultation with the Ministry of Education, has extended the deadline for registration for the 2018 exams to January 30, 2018, easing pressure on par…

[New Dawn] Due to numerous appeals from the public, the West African Examinations Council or WAEC, in consultation with the Ministry of Education, has extended the deadline for registration for the 2018 exams to January 30, 2018, easing pressure on parents, who are still struggling to find money to pay for thousands of 12th Graders across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Pres. Sirleaf to Chair Last Major Confab Here

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will next week host and chair the inaugural meeting of the High Level Panel on Migration (HLPM), which expected to be the last major international conference hosted by her as President.

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf will next week host and chair the inaugural meeting of the High Level Panel on Migration (HLPM), which expected to be the last major international conference hosted by her as President.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Women Politicians Blame Defeats On Lack of Collaboration

[New Dawn] The Coalition of Political Parties Women seriously blames women candidates’ defeats in the 2017 Presidential and Representatives Election on lack of collaboration among themselves.

[New Dawn] The Coalition of Political Parties Women seriously blames women candidates' defeats in the 2017 Presidential and Representatives Election on lack of collaboration among themselves.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Widows Throw Tantrums At Weah

[New Dawn] With just 11 days left for former international soccer legend Mr. George Manneh Weah to take over Liberia’s presidency, officers of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) and their wives and widows of fallen AFL officers are throwing tantrums at …

[New Dawn] With just 11 days left for former international soccer legend Mr. George Manneh Weah to take over Liberia's presidency, officers of the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) and their wives and widows of fallen AFL officers are throwing tantrums at the President - elect through their usual protests for benefits.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Beware of Corrupt Individuals

[New Dawn] The Institute for Research and Democratic Development or IREDD is seriously cautioning President-elect George Weah not to employ corrupt individuals in his administration.

[New Dawn] The Institute for Research and Democratic Development or IREDD is seriously cautioning President-elect George Weah not to employ corrupt individuals in his administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Golf – Pros On Their Own in Kenya Open Qualifying Series

[Nation] The Professional Golfers of Kenya (PGK) has organised a series of tournaments from next week to select its team for this year’s Barclays Kenya Open set for Muthaiga Golf Club from March 22 to 25.

[Nation] The Professional Golfers of Kenya (PGK) has organised a series of tournaments from next week to select its team for this year's Barclays Kenya Open set for Muthaiga Golf Club from March 22 to 25.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Civil Servants Might Not Get Pay

[New Dawn] A stalwart of the Coalition for Democratic Change or CDC Dr. Lester Tenny is cautioning Liberians, particularly Coalition partisans that President-elect George Weah is going to inherit a broken system after inauguration on 22 January, and th…

[New Dawn] A stalwart of the Coalition for Democratic Change or CDC Dr. Lester Tenny is cautioning Liberians, particularly Coalition partisans that President-elect George Weah is going to inherit a broken system after inauguration on 22 January, and the new government might not be able to pay civil servants for some time.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia