Kiir Fires Bank Governors

[VOA] South Sudan President Salva Kiir has fired the governor and first deputy governor of the Bank of South Sudan without explanation. Kiir issued two decrees Wednesday night removing Governor Othom Rago Ajak and Deputy Governor Dier Tong Ngor from th…

[VOA] South Sudan President Salva Kiir has fired the governor and first deputy governor of the Bank of South Sudan without explanation. Kiir issued two decrees Wednesday night removing Governor Othom Rago Ajak and Deputy Governor Dier Tong Ngor from their posts.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Govt, Private Sector to Foster Skills

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government said yesterday it will ensure the National Skills Development Strategy (NSDS) 2016-2027 and the Education and Skills for Productive Jobs Programme produce the nation’s expected outcomes by including the integrati…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government said yesterday it will ensure the National Skills Development Strategy (NSDS) 2016-2027 and the Education and Skills for Productive Jobs Programme produce the nation's expected outcomes by including the integration of the private sector in identifying and nurturing local experts.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Longtime Jihadist Leads Group that Claimed Niger Attack

[VOA] Not much is known about the Islamic State in the Greater Sahara, the group that claimed responsibility for killing four U.S. and four Nigerien soldiers in western Niger last October.

[VOA] Not much is known about the Islamic State in the Greater Sahara, the group that claimed responsibility for killing four U.S. and four Nigerien soldiers in western Niger last October.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Swimming – Tanzania Swimmers Proud of Morocco Event Results

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzanian swimmers have managed to improve their personal best time in the just ended World’s International School Sport Federation (ISF) Gymnasiade Games in Marrakesh, Morocco.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzanian swimmers have managed to improve their personal best time in the just ended World's International School Sport Federation (ISF) Gymnasiade Games in Marrakesh, Morocco.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

US Mission Was Overwhelmed by Unprecedented IS Force -Report

[VOA] A U.S. Special Forces mission that resulted in the deaths of four American soldiers and four Nigerien soldiers was plagued by problems up and down the chain of command but was ultimately done in by an unprecedented show of force at the hands of a…

[VOA] A U.S. Special Forces mission that resulted in the deaths of four American soldiers and four Nigerien soldiers was plagued by problems up and down the chain of command but was ultimately done in by an unprecedented show of force at the hands of an Islamic State-linked terror group, an investigation found.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Miss Universe Tanzania Receives Calling to U.S. Fashion Weekend

[Citizen] For the third time running, Tanzanian talent has been summoned to the United States of America for the annual summer ultimate event whose highlight is the fashion weekend.

[Citizen] For the third time running, Tanzanian talent has been summoned to the United States of America for the annual summer ultimate event whose highlight is the fashion weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Chess Team in Zambia

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Four top local chess players are in Livingstone, Zambia, to represent the country at the 2018 Africa Individual Chess Championships which starts today until May 19.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Four top local chess players are in Livingstone, Zambia, to represent the country at the 2018 Africa Individual Chess Championships which starts today until May 19.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

MP Wanyonyi Meets Russia Bound Teenagers

[Capital FM] Nairobi -‘Go and represent and our Constituency and country well’, those were the words of Westlands MP Timothy Wanyonyi to two teenagers from Parklands Baptist Primary school who will be taking part in the sixth edition of the Football fo…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -'Go and represent and our Constituency and country well', those were the words of Westlands MP Timothy Wanyonyi to two teenagers from Parklands Baptist Primary school who will be taking part in the sixth edition of the Football for Friendship tournament that will precede the FIFA World Cup in Russia.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya