Khattab Gets 12 Votes in 2nd Round of Unesco Election

[Egypt Online] Egypt’s candidate for the UNESCO director-general post Moshira Khattab has secured 12 votes in the second round of election, which was held on Tuesday 10/10/2017 at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris.

[Egypt Online] Egypt's candidate for the UNESCO director-general post Moshira Khattab has secured 12 votes in the second round of election, which was held on Tuesday 10/10/2017 at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

PM Chairs Meeting to Review Preparations for World Youth Forum

[Egypt Online] Prime Minister Sherif Ismail chaired a meeting on Tuesday 10/10/2017 to follow up preparations for the World Youth Forum, due to be held on November 4-10 in Sharm El Sheikh.

[Egypt Online] Prime Minister Sherif Ismail chaired a meeting on Tuesday 10/10/2017 to follow up preparations for the World Youth Forum, due to be held on November 4-10 in Sharm El Sheikh.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

IMF Expects Egypt’s Growth Rate to Increase By 5.3 Percent By End of 2019

[Egypt Online] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) expected Egypt’s growth rate to increase by 5.3 percent and the inflation rate to decline by 13.5 percent by the end of 2019.

[Egypt Online] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) expected Egypt's growth rate to increase by 5.3 percent and the inflation rate to decline by 13.5 percent by the end of 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Army Takes All Necessary Measures to Ensure Security of Borders, Says Defense Minister

[Egypt Online] Minister of Defense and Military Production Sedki Sobhy said on Tuesday 10/10/2017 that the armed forces are keen to take all necessary procedures and measures to ensure the land and sea borders are completely secured.

[Egypt Online] Minister of Defense and Military Production Sedki Sobhy said on Tuesday 10/10/2017 that the armed forces are keen to take all necessary procedures and measures to ensure the land and sea borders are completely secured.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Cabicol Calls On Political Parties

[New Dawn] The Catholic Bishops Conference of Liberia or CABICOL issues a statement here, calling on political parties and candidates to respect results of the 2017 Presidential and Representatives Elections held across the country on Tuesday, 10 October.

[New Dawn] The Catholic Bishops Conference of Liberia or CABICOL issues a statement here, calling on political parties and candidates to respect results of the 2017 Presidential and Representatives Elections held across the country on Tuesday, 10 October.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Frustration Greets Massive Turnout

[New Dawn] Liberia’s presidential and representatives elections on Tuesday, 10 October witnessed massive turnout of hundreds of young and old electorate at many centers visited by this paper, though some voters expressed frustrations over being pulled …

[New Dawn] Liberia's presidential and representatives elections on Tuesday, 10 October witnessed massive turnout of hundreds of young and old electorate at many centers visited by this paper, though some voters expressed frustrations over being pulled about in search of their rightful polling room.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Tension At Polling Center

[New Dawn] Serious tension built up Tuesday, 10 October specifically at the William V.S. Tubman High School polling center in the 12th Street community, a Monrovia suburb where scores of voters protested over the absence of polling staffs in Precinct #…

[New Dawn] Serious tension built up Tuesday, 10 October specifically at the William V.S. Tubman High School polling center in the 12th Street community, a Monrovia suburb where scores of voters protested over the absence of polling staffs in Precinct # 00343 to enable them cast their votes, threatening to halt the entire process at the center.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Securities Draw Lessons From U.S. Elections

[New Dawn] Liberia’s National Elections Security Taskforce says police are learning lessons on how to deal with security issues during elections, in respect to lessons learnt from other elections around the world particularly the last minute interventi…

[New Dawn] Liberia's National Elections Security Taskforce says police are learning lessons on how to deal with security issues during elections, in respect to lessons learnt from other elections around the world particularly the last minute intervention by the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) that was very critical in determining the fate of the State.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ellen Cautions Supreme Court

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson – Sirleaf has sounded a final caution to political leaders and Justices of the Supreme Court of Liberia to make the country proud stay united in the dispensation of justice and be an institution that is beyond reproach.

[New Dawn] President Ellen Johnson - Sirleaf has sounded a final caution to political leaders and Justices of the Supreme Court of Liberia to make the country proud stay united in the dispensation of justice and be an institution that is beyond reproach.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Heavy Downpour Disperses Voters

[New Dawn] A heavy downpour of rain drove voters away on Tuesday night, 10 October in Montserrado District #11, as centers remained opened as late as 6:30 pm to compensate hundreds of voters who were still in line patiently waiting to cast their votes.

[New Dawn] A heavy downpour of rain drove voters away on Tuesday night, 10 October in Montserrado District #11, as centers remained opened as late as 6:30 pm to compensate hundreds of voters who were still in line patiently waiting to cast their votes.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia