Stakeholders Push for Citizen-Driven Democracy

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania needs democracy formulated by citizens instead of “the give and take democracy” granted by the government in power, according to stakeholders.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania needs democracy formulated by citizens instead of "the give and take democracy" granted by the government in power, according to stakeholders.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Voice of the Trumpetess’ an Epic of Struggles, Hope, Triumph

[Observer] Voice of the Trumpetess, an autobiography of celebrated Liberian female journalist Mae Azango brings to life the many untold struggles and abuses that hide behind the face of this lively lady.

[Observer] Voice of the Trumpetess, an autobiography of celebrated Liberian female journalist Mae Azango brings to life the many untold struggles and abuses that hide behind the face of this lively lady.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Sanitation, a Problem That Needs Serious Attention

[Observer] The sanitation nightmare in Liberia’s capital, Monrovia, is a serious health issue that government has given less attention to over the 12-year regime of the Sirleaf Administration.

[Observer] The sanitation nightmare in Liberia's capital, Monrovia, is a serious health issue that government has given less attention to over the 12-year regime of the Sirleaf Administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LCC Elects New Leaders

[Observer] The new President of LCC, Dr. Kortu K. Brown, vows to strengthen democracy by working for the consolidation of peace and stability in the country.

[Observer] The new President of LCC, Dr. Kortu K. Brown, vows to strengthen democracy by working for the consolidation of peace and stability in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘LBDI Playing a Pivotal Role in Banking Sector, Despite Challenges’

[Observer] LBDI president John B. S. Davies, III (second from right), along with Elie E. Saleeby, president of Premier Milling Corporation, who served as keynote speaker and others at the high-table during the bank’s 52nd anniversary celebration held i…

[Observer] LBDI president John B. S. Davies, III (second from right), along with Elie E. Saleeby, president of Premier Milling Corporation, who served as keynote speaker and others at the high-table during the bank's 52nd anniversary celebration held in Sinkor, Monrovia

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Trying to Comprehend the Incomprehensible

[Leadership] Occasionally one sits down quietly to reflect on issues in silence. Silence is required to understand the innermost meaning of any issue. Silence is the eye of the blind. Any time I am confronted with very difficult situation, I try to cal…

[Leadership] Occasionally one sits down quietly to reflect on issues in silence. Silence is required to understand the innermost meaning of any issue. Silence is the eye of the blind. Any time I am confronted with very difficult situation, I try to calm down and go over the whole thing in my mind alone and in silence. Last weekend, I took a long walk alone, and came back home feeling exhausted. I read the papers after taking rest and bath. Then I sat down quietly reflecting on personal, local, national and even global

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Atiku – what Does It Really Mean to Be a ‘Political Prostitute’?

[Daily Trust] The recent announcement by former Vice President Alhaji Atiku Abubakar that he has quit the APC, and suspicions that he wants to join the PDP to bid to become the party’s flag bearer in the 2019 presidential election, has led to his criti…

[Daily Trust] The recent announcement by former Vice President Alhaji Atiku Abubakar that he has quit the APC, and suspicions that he wants to join the PDP to bid to become the party's flag bearer in the 2019 presidential election, has led to his critics hurling phrases like 'serial contestant' and 'political prostitute' at him and his politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanesco Explains Cause of Power Cut in Some Regions

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (Tanesco) said on Thursday, November 30 that technical faults, which occurred at 5.02am, caused power interruption to regions connected to the national grid.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (Tanesco) said on Thursday, November 30 that technical faults, which occurred at 5.02am, caused power interruption to regions connected to the national grid.

In Support of Lean Govt, Internalisation Going a Step Further

[The Herald] The news that President Emmerson Mnangagwa, is set to bring in a lean government, and has set in trend a policy to curb externalisation of funds is most welcome. If effective, the policy to curb externalisation will certainly improve liqui…

[The Herald] The news that President Emmerson Mnangagwa, is set to bring in a lean government, and has set in trend a policy to curb externalisation of funds is most welcome. If effective, the policy to curb externalisation will certainly improve liquidity, avail the much needed capital for local productivity, and hence domestic investment.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

World Bank Trains 1300 Kano Farmers On Addressing Agronomic Problems

[Daily Trust] Kano -One thousand three hundred Kano State farmers received training on measures to adopt in addressing agronomic problems as a way of improving agricultural practices in the state under World Bank’s Transforming Irrigation Management in…

[Daily Trust] Kano -One thousand three hundred Kano State farmers received training on measures to adopt in addressing agronomic problems as a way of improving agricultural practices in the state under World Bank's Transforming Irrigation Management in Nigeria (TRIMMING) project.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria