Dahlia Ladies Brings Hope to Blind School

[Concord] Ladies of Dahlia Past Members Foundation, over the weekend presented food and non-food items to the Milton Margai School for the Blind at Wilkinson Road in Freetown.

[Concord] Ladies of Dahlia Past Members Foundation, over the weekend presented food and non-food items to the Milton Margai School for the Blind at Wilkinson Road in Freetown.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Dr. Sam Sesay Vows to Prioritise Agriculture

[Concord] Former Minister of Agriculture Forestry and Food Security, Dr. Joseph Sam Sesay, has vowed to put agriculture at the centre of development in Sierra Leone if given the opportunity to serve as flag-bearer of the ruling All Peoples Congress (AP…

[Concord] Former Minister of Agriculture Forestry and Food Security, Dr. Joseph Sam Sesay, has vowed to put agriculture at the centre of development in Sierra Leone if given the opportunity to serve as flag-bearer of the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) party and elected President of Sierra Leone.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Bollore Eases Water Crisis At Seaside Community

[Concord] The issue of water and sanitation is something residents of the Seaside Community in the east of Freetown have been grappling with for years, with little or nothing done by the government, non-governmental organizations and individuals to sal…

[Concord] The issue of water and sanitation is something residents of the Seaside Community in the east of Freetown have been grappling with for years, with little or nothing done by the government, non-governmental organizations and individuals to salvage the situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Government Is Committed to Curbing Threat of Illegal Mining Activities–Hon.amewu

[Ghana Govt.] The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter Amewu, has given the assurance that government was implementing certain initiatives to minimize, if not completely stem, the menace of illegal mining(galamsey), mindful of its threa…

[Ghana Govt.] The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter Amewu, has given the assurance that government was implementing certain initiatives to minimize, if not completely stem, the menace of illegal mining(galamsey), mindful of its threat to security and society.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Hosting WPF Day Mark of Ghana’s Growing Democracy- – Unesco

[Ghana Govt.] The Director-General of the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Madame Irina Bokova, has described the decision by Ghana to host the 2018 World Press Freedom Day (WPFD) as a mark of the country’s growi…

[Ghana Govt.] The Director-General of the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Madame Irina Bokova, has described the decision by Ghana to host the 2018 World Press Freedom Day (WPFD) as a mark of the country's growing democratic credentials.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Restoration of Nursing Training Allowances Have Come True-President

[Ghana Govt.] Effective September 2017/2018 academic year, Fifty- Eight Thousand Health training nurses, comprising nurses and midwives will be paid their allowance of four hundred Ghana cedis (GH¢400.00) per person, for each of the ten months of the academic year.

[Ghana Govt.] Effective September 2017/2018 academic year, Fifty- Eight Thousand Health training nurses, comprising nurses and midwives will be paid their allowance of four hundred Ghana cedis (GH¢400.00) per person, for each of the ten months of the academic year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Deputy Energy Minister Launches One Oxfam Platform in Accra

[Ghana Govt.] Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have been urged to eschew the tendency of turning such organizations into family properties, and to recruit professionals who would work to build good images for their organizations and contribute positi…

[Ghana Govt.] Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have been urged to eschew the tendency of turning such organizations into family properties, and to recruit professionals who would work to build good images for their organizations and contribute positively to Ghana's democratic development.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Muhammed Bazzi Made ‘False’ Claim At Janneh Commission – Ministry

[The Point] The claim of Muhammed Bazzi at the Commission of Inquiry that he is the honorary consul general of The Gambia to Lebanon is rather not correct, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said.

[The Point] The claim of Muhammed Bazzi at the Commission of Inquiry that he is the honorary consul general of The Gambia to Lebanon is rather not correct, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia