Darfur Bar Ass. Renews Call for Detainees’ Release

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -The Darfur Bar Association has renewed its call for the release of four human rights activists who have been held incommunicado by the security authorities in Nyala since 25 May.

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -The Darfur Bar Association has renewed its call for the release of four human rights activists who have been held incommunicado by the security authorities in Nyala since 25 May.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

DAFC Administrator Designate Proposes Borrowing to Pre – Finance Activities of Mmdas

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s nominee for District Assemblies’ Common Fund (DACF) Administrator, Madam Irene Naa Torshie Addo, has proposed borrowing from financial institutions to pre- finance the activities of district assembl…

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo's nominee for District Assemblies' Common Fund (DACF) Administrator, Madam Irene Naa Torshie Addo, has proposed borrowing from financial institutions to pre- finance the activities of district assemblies.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Military Court Sentences 3 for Killing Elder in Baidoa

[Shabelle] Somalia’s military court has sentenced three alleged Al shabaab members to death and life imprisonment for killing a well-known cleric in the southern town of Baidoa early this month.

[Shabelle] Somalia's military court has sentenced three alleged Al shabaab members to death and life imprisonment for killing a well-known cleric in the southern town of Baidoa early this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

NEC Begins Candidates Nomination for October Elections

[Observer] The National Elections Commission (NEC) has begun the nomination process for candidates that will contest the pending 2017 legislative and presidential elections on tickets of registered political parties.

[Observer] The National Elections Commission (NEC) has begun the nomination process for candidates that will contest the pending 2017 legislative and presidential elections on tickets of registered political parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberian Model and Philanthropist Unites Sickle Cell Community Worldwide

[Observer] June 19th was World Sickle Cell Day. And since 2008, this day has been held annually in order to help increase public knowledge and raise awareness of Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) and the struggles sufferers and their families go through. One o…

[Observer] June 19th was World Sickle Cell Day. And since 2008, this day has been held annually in order to help increase public knowledge and raise awareness of Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) and the struggles sufferers and their families go through. One of such persons affected by this life-threatening disease is Liberian model turned philanthropist, Mapillar Dahn, whose three daughters suffer from SCD.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

PPCC Boasts Improvement in Public Sector Procurement

[Observer] Public Procurement and Concession Commission (PPCC) Executive Director, James Dorbor Jallah says there has been significant improvement among public procurement staff in the country.

[Observer] Public Procurement and Concession Commission (PPCC) Executive Director, James Dorbor Jallah says there has been significant improvement among public procurement staff in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Concession Conflict Management Meeting Gets Underway in Monrovia

[Observer] As part of improving citizens’ engagement in concessions management and managing concession-related conflicts, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is organizing a two-day national multi-stakeholders platform meeting in Monrovia, ac…

[Observer] As part of improving citizens' engagement in concessions management and managing concession-related conflicts, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is organizing a two-day national multi-stakeholders platform meeting in Monrovia, according to a press release yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia