Judge Opts Out of Case Seeking to Reverse Kenyatta Land Order

[Nation] A Land and Environment court judge has withdrawn from a case in which activist Okiya Omutatah seeks to revoke President Uhuru Kenyatta’s directive giving a parcel to Isahakia community.

[Nation] A Land and Environment court judge has withdrawn from a case in which activist Okiya Omutatah seeks to revoke President Uhuru Kenyatta's directive giving a parcel to Isahakia community.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Impasse At UTG Overcome

[Foroyaa] The impasse at the University of The Gambia has been surmounted and classes have resumed. The Minister of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (MOHERST), Hon Badara A. Joof had a tripartite meeting with the University of The Gam…

[Foroyaa] The impasse at the University of The Gambia has been surmounted and classes have resumed. The Minister of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (MOHERST), Hon Badara A. Joof had a tripartite meeting with the University of The Gambia Administration and the Executive of the Faculty and Staff Association (UTGFSA) at the conference room of the Ministry on Wednesday 8th March 2017, with the aim of resolving the ongoing sit-down strike.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘MPs Are Directors and Advisers to Government, So Be Wise’ NCCE Official

[Foroyaa] Mr. Ansumana Yabo, senior civic educationist at the National Council for Civic Education on Sunday, 12th March advised the communities in Foni to be careful and wise when voting for candidates because their role is critical and the hallmark s…

[Foroyaa] Mr. Ansumana Yabo, senior civic educationist at the National Council for Civic Education on Sunday, 12th March advised the communities in Foni to be careful and wise when voting for candidates because their role is critical and the hallmark should be competence.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

The Beginning of the Campaign Period

[Foroyaa] Today marks the beginning of the campaign period for the 6th April 2017 National Assembly elections. There are 53 constituencies which are hotly contested. All constituencies are contested by more than three candidates. Only one is being cont…

[Foroyaa] Today marks the beginning of the campaign period for the 6th April 2017 National Assembly elections. There are 53 constituencies which are hotly contested. All constituencies are contested by more than three candidates. Only one is being contested by less than four candidates. Apparently the election laws have specified how a campaign should be conducted.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

MPs Hold Sudan Ministers Accountable for Low Sorghum Price

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -Sudanese Members of Parliament are collecting signatures to hold the Ministers of Finance and Agriculture to accountable for the government’s refusal to increase the focus price of sorghum.

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -Sudanese Members of Parliament are collecting signatures to hold the Ministers of Finance and Agriculture to accountable for the government's refusal to increase the focus price of sorghum.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

SPLM-N Head – ‘Are Chemical Weapons Allegations Being Ignored in Sudan?’

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -Yasir Arman, Secretary-General of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N), has issued a statement asking whether allegations by Amnesty International on the usage of chemical weapons in Sudan are “being ignored deli…

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -Yasir Arman, Secretary-General of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N), has issued a statement asking whether allegations by Amnesty International on the usage of chemical weapons in Sudan are "being ignored deliberately."

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan