Chipukeezy Appointed Nacada Board Member

[Nairobi News] Interior Cabinet Secretary Dr Fred Matiang’i has appointed popular comedian Chipukeezy – real name Vincent Mwasia – as a member to the Board of Directors at the National Authority for the Campaign Against Drug Abuse (Nacada).

[Nairobi News] Interior Cabinet Secretary Dr Fred Matiang'i has appointed popular comedian Chipukeezy - real name Vincent Mwasia - as a member to the Board of Directors at the National Authority for the Campaign Against Drug Abuse (Nacada).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Why New Elections Might Not Put the Country Back On Track

[The Conversation Africa] Libya has been politically unstable since 2011 when a successful uprising against Muammar Gaddafi’s longstanding regime left a power vacuum. A transitional government was elected in 2012; it quickly became dysfunctional. To re…

[The Conversation Africa] Libya has been politically unstable since 2011 when a successful uprising against Muammar Gaddafi's longstanding regime left a power vacuum. A transitional government was elected in 2012; it quickly became dysfunctional. To replace it, the North African country held an election in 2014 but this led to the creation of rival governments, each backed by a powerful coalition of militias.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Tension Diffuses At Serrekunda Market After Police, Vendors Confrontation

[Foroyaa] Scuffles erupted after tension mounted at the Serrekunda Market following a massive destruction of tables belonging to vendors. This happened on Tuesday June 5th and it led to suspension of traffic on the Westfield Sabiji highway. No table wa…

[Foroyaa] Scuffles erupted after tension mounted at the Serrekunda Market following a massive destruction of tables belonging to vendors. This happened on Tuesday June 5th and it led to suspension of traffic on the Westfield Sabiji highway. No table was left intact by the security personnel.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Dockworkers’ Leaders Express Themselves

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Dock Maritime Workers Union, on Thursday 24th May 2018 called for an interview with Foroyaa to lodge their complaints regarding the acts of the former executive members of this union.

[Foroyaa] The Gambia Dock Maritime Workers Union, on Thursday 24th May 2018 called for an interview with Foroyaa to lodge their complaints regarding the acts of the former executive members of this union.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

The Need to Move From a Middle Income Country to a Poor Income Country

[Foroyaa] For 53 years, Gambia has been classified among the least developed countries (LDC) and the heavily indebted poor countries (HIPC). What does it mean to be a poor person in The Gambia?

[Foroyaa] For 53 years, Gambia has been classified among the least developed countries (LDC) and the heavily indebted poor countries (HIPC). What does it mean to be a poor person in The Gambia?

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Corruption Charges Withdrawn Against Former Top Cop Khomotso Phahlane

[News24Wire] The corruption case against former police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane, his wife Beauty and co-accused, Durand Snyman, has been withdrawn after the State’s application for a further postponement was dismissed.

[News24Wire] The corruption case against former police commissioner Khomotso Phahlane, his wife Beauty and co-accused, Durand Snyman, has been withdrawn after the State's application for a further postponement was dismissed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Our Financial Institutions Must Take Strong Stand Against Graft

[Nation] Recent revelations of corruption in State institutions has drawn massive citizen indignation as details on the scale and magnitude in new incidents of public theft continue to emerge.

[Nation] Recent revelations of corruption in State institutions has drawn massive citizen indignation as details on the scale and magnitude in new incidents of public theft continue to emerge.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya