President Adama Barrow to Embark On Nationwide Tour

[Govt of the Gambia] In fulfillment of section 222 (15) of the 1997 Constitution of the Republic of The Gambia, His Excellency, President Adama Barrow will embark on a nationwide tour of the country to dialogue with the public on a variety of pertinent…

[Govt of the Gambia] In fulfillment of section 222 (15) of the 1997 Constitution of the Republic of The Gambia, His Excellency, President Adama Barrow will embark on a nationwide tour of the country to dialogue with the public on a variety of pertinent issues in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

President Barrow Meets IGP and Police High Command

[Govt of the Gambia] His Excellency, President Adama Barrow will Friday, June 12, receive in audience the Inspector General of Police and the high command of the Gambia Police Force at the State House in Banjul at 10:00 A.M

[Govt of the Gambia] His Excellency, President Adama Barrow will Friday, June 12, receive in audience the Inspector General of Police and the high command of the Gambia Police Force at the State House in Banjul at 10:00 A.M

Why Counting Service Delivery Protests Is More Complicated Than It Seems

[Daily Maverick] A report released this week claims that the number of South African service delivery protests is reaching an all-time high – and so is the percentage of such protests that are violent. It’s a worrying claim, but the reality is that the…

[Daily Maverick] A report released this week claims that the number of South African service delivery protests is reaching an all-time high - and so is the percentage of such protests that are violent. It's a worrying claim, but the reality is that the process of counting and defining violent protest action is not a simple matter.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Land Acts Is a Fearless Plunge Into Dark Waters of Land Affairs

[Daily Maverick] Right now South Africa’s most controversial topic is land expropriation, and Mike van Graan wades right into those murky waters with his latest satire, Land Acts.

[Daily Maverick] Right now South Africa's most controversial topic is land expropriation, and Mike van Graan wades right into those murky waters with his latest satire, Land Acts.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Boss Regrets Teargasing Christians

[Monitor] Soroti -Mr Geoffrey Kaheebwa, the Soroti District Police Commander (DPC) has apologised to Christians in the area, for ordering his officers to fire teargas and live bullets at believers who attempted to access a disputed church building.

[Monitor] Soroti -Mr Geoffrey Kaheebwa, the Soroti District Police Commander (DPC) has apologised to Christians in the area, for ordering his officers to fire teargas and live bullets at believers who attempted to access a disputed church building.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

New Dispensation’s Silence On Dzamara’s Disappearance Worrying – Rights Groups

[263Chat] Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) has accused the government of Zimbabwe for lacking the will to investigate and act on the disappearance of human rights activist, Itai Dzamara.

[263Chat] Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) has accused the government of Zimbabwe for lacking the will to investigate and act on the disappearance of human rights activist, Itai Dzamara.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenya Looks to Boost Black Rhino Population

[VOA] Wildlife authorities in Kenya have opened a new sanctuary for black rhinos in Tsavo East National Park. Black rhinos have fared better than other rhino species in recent years, but remain threatened by poachers who kill the animals for their horns.

[VOA] Wildlife authorities in Kenya have opened a new sanctuary for black rhinos in Tsavo East National Park. Black rhinos have fared better than other rhino species in recent years, but remain threatened by poachers who kill the animals for their horns.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mine to Construct Ramps, Toilet Around School

[Botswana Daily News] Letlhakane -Debswana Mine employees have donated P11 000 to Motsumi Junior Secondary School in Letlhakane to assist government ensure the inclusion of students living with disabilities.

[Botswana Daily News] Letlhakane -Debswana Mine employees have donated P11 000 to Motsumi Junior Secondary School in Letlhakane to assist government ensure the inclusion of students living with disabilities.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana