Govt. Declares March 8 Decoration Day & National Holiday

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Wednesday, March 8, as “Decoration Day” and is to be observed throughout the country as a National Holiday.

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has by Proclamation declared Wednesday, March 8, as "Decoration Day" and is to be observed throughout the country as a National Holiday.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Nuquay Holds Bilateral Talks With Rwanda Speaker

[LINA] A high-level bilateral meeting aimed to enhance bonds between the National Legislature of Liberia and the Parliament of Rwanda convened Monday between House Speaker Emmanuel Nuquay and Rwandan Speaker Donatille Mukabalisa.

[LINA] A high-level bilateral meeting aimed to enhance bonds between the National Legislature of Liberia and the Parliament of Rwanda convened Monday between House Speaker Emmanuel Nuquay and Rwandan Speaker Donatille Mukabalisa.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Court Fines Seven Defendants U.S.$200 Each in Sable Mining Case

[LINA] The Presiding Judge of Criminal Court “C” at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia, Yamie Q. Gbesisay, has fined seven defendants in the Global Witness Report “Bribery” Scandal for failure to appear in court for the case.

[LINA] The Presiding Judge of Criminal Court "C" at the Temple of Justice in Monrovia, Yamie Q. Gbesisay, has fined seven defendants in the Global Witness Report "Bribery" Scandal for failure to appear in court for the case.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

GOL Announces Death of Ambassador Carlton A. Karpeh

[LINA] The Government of Liberia has officially announced with profound regret the death in his 86th year of Ambassador Carlton Alexwyn Karpeh, former Senior Ambassador-at-Large.

[LINA] The Government of Liberia has officially announced with profound regret the death in his 86th year of Ambassador Carlton Alexwyn Karpeh, former Senior Ambassador-at-Large.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

SAA Spends R21 Million On Investigations Yet Takes No Action

[DA] A reply to a DA parliamentary question has revealed that South African Airways spent R 21 million on 16 investigations, all of which centred on allegations of fraud and corruption within SAA, but do not seem to have taken any action against those …

[DA] A reply to a DA parliamentary question has revealed that South African Airways spent R 21 million on 16 investigations, all of which centred on allegations of fraud and corruption within SAA, but do not seem to have taken any action against those identified by the investigations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The DA No Longer Has Faith in Muthambi

[DA] Note to editors: The following speech was delivered in Parliament today by the Deputy Chief Whip of the Democratic Alliance, Mike Waters MP, during the discussion on the adoption of the Final Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on the SABC Board Inquiry.

[DA] Note to editors: The following speech was delivered in Parliament today by the Deputy Chief Whip of the Democratic Alliance, Mike Waters MP, during the discussion on the adoption of the Final Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on the SABC Board Inquiry.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Market Raided After Militiamen Clash in Central Darfur Capital

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -Several militiamen raided Mirein market in the Central Darfur capital of Zalingei on Monday, following a clash between armed groups over a pay dispute. A joint security force had to intervene.

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -Several militiamen raided Mirein market in the Central Darfur capital of Zalingei on Monday, following a clash between armed groups over a pay dispute. A joint security force had to intervene.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Robberies in Darfur – Attacker Killed, Police Pusuit

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum / Nyala -A violent incident in Kutum, North Darfur, resulted in the death of a militia member and eventually, the closure of the local market on Monday. A police patrol in the South Darfur capital pusued robbers on Sunday.

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum / Nyala -A violent incident in Kutum, North Darfur, resulted in the death of a militia member and eventually, the closure of the local market on Monday. A police patrol in the South Darfur capital pusued robbers on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Cape Town Marathon Awarded Global Gold Label Status

[Sascoc] A South African road race has made history… . Sanlam Cape Town Marathon organisers proudly announced on Tuesday that the event has been awarded IAAF Gold Label Status.

[Sascoc] A South African road race has made history... . Sanlam Cape Town Marathon organisers proudly announced on Tuesday that the event has been awarded IAAF Gold Label Status.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa