Terrorism Puts Education On Hold in Mali

[ISS] As has been the case annually since the crisis in Mali erupted in 2012, the start of the school year on 9 October was ineffective countrywide. Hundreds of schools remained closed in the north and centre of the country because of rampant insecurity.

[ISS] As has been the case annually since the crisis in Mali erupted in 2012, the start of the school year on 9 October was ineffective countrywide. Hundreds of schools remained closed in the north and centre of the country because of rampant insecurity.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

The Real Hero of District #16, Despite Political Defeat

[Observer] Cora Kukor Doryen, a Montserrado County District #16 representative candidate, is considered by a lot of people in New Kru Town and surrounding communities as a true heroine for the mentally disabled and those addicted to drugs. And though t…

[Observer] Cora Kukor Doryen, a Montserrado County District #16 representative candidate, is considered by a lot of people in New Kru Town and surrounding communities as a true heroine for the mentally disabled and those addicted to drugs. And though the percentage of votes that she has received so far, according to NEC's tally of the votes cast during last week's electoral process, would indicate that she would not win the race, however, District #16 is proud of her, regardless of the final outcome.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Good Crime Scene Management and Excellent Detective Work Led Conviction in St Francis Bay

[SAPS] St Francis Bay – Today, Humansdorp Cluster Commander, Brigadier John Lebok praised members for good crime scene management and gathering of evidence after the Hankey Regional Court sentenced Given Cuthbert (44) to 20 years imprisonment for a hou…

[SAPS] St Francis Bay - Today, Humansdorp Cluster Commander, Brigadier John Lebok praised members for good crime scene management and gathering of evidence after the Hankey Regional Court sentenced Given Cuthbert (44) to 20 years imprisonment for a house robbery incident, which occurred on Sunday, 16 July 2017 in St Francis Bay.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Warriors Recover Well Thanks to Vallie Ton

[News24Wire] A fine century from Yaseen Vallie helped the Warriors recover from some mid-innings trouble to reach the halfway stage of their Sunfoil Series clash against the Cape Cobras with a slight advantage at Newlands in Cape Town on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] A fine century from Yaseen Vallie helped the Warriors recover from some mid-innings trouble to reach the halfway stage of their Sunfoil Series clash against the Cape Cobras with a slight advantage at Newlands in Cape Town on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Court Hears of Challenges in Lamoer Investigation

[News24Wire] The senior police commander investigating former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer told the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday of the challenges he encountered when probing colleagues for corruption.

[News24Wire] The senior police commander investigating former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer told the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday of the challenges he encountered when probing colleagues for corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tackling Insecurity in Edo

[This Day] Adibe Emenyonu chronicles the state of insecurity in Edo State that led to a mass protest by indigenes of the state in Abuja, calling for the replacement of the Police Commissioner.

[This Day] Adibe Emenyonu chronicles the state of insecurity in Edo State that led to a mass protest by indigenes of the state in Abuja, calling for the replacement of the Police Commissioner.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Parties Crack

[New Dawn] The third consecutive run-off between the ruling Unity Party or UP and the Coalition for Democratic Change or CDC is expected to show visible cracks within the ranks and files of dozens of opposition political parties as to which candidate t…

[New Dawn] The third consecutive run-off between the ruling Unity Party or UP and the Coalition for Democratic Change or CDC is expected to show visible cracks within the ranks and files of dozens of opposition political parties as to which candidate to support in the impending run-off.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia