IMF Approves U.S.$16 Million ‘Rapid Credit’ for Gambia

[The Point] The executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recently endorsed the disbursement of US$16.1 million emergency financial assistance to The Gambia government.

[The Point] The executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recently endorsed the disbursement of US$16.1 million emergency financial assistance to The Gambia government.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Chief Justice Maraga Defends Judiciary’s Independence

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A twice shy Chief Justice David Maraga has assured those with nomination disputes before the courts that they will be accorded a fair hearing within set time limits to allow enough time for the printing of ballot papers.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A twice shy Chief Justice David Maraga has assured those with nomination disputes before the courts that they will be accorded a fair hearing within set time limits to allow enough time for the printing of ballot papers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Operations to Get Imizamo Yethu Back On Its Feet Being Fast-Tracked’

[News24Wire] Operations to ensure that fire-ravaged sections of Imizamo Yethu, Hout Bay, have easy access to basic services are being expedited following protests in the area, mayor Patricia de Lille said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Operations to ensure that fire-ravaged sections of Imizamo Yethu, Hout Bay, have easy access to basic services are being expedited following protests in the area, mayor Patricia de Lille said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

19-Year-Old Hacked to Death

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -A Noordoewer resident allegedly hacked a 19-year-old man to death at the grape-farming settlement on Saturday during a weekend that claimed a further two lives in //Kharas Region

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -A Noordoewer resident allegedly hacked a 19-year-old man to death at the grape-farming settlement on Saturday during a weekend that claimed a further two lives in //Kharas Region

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Workshop On Oil Spill Preparedness and Response Ends

[Ghana Govt.] A workshop to exercise and test the current National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP), and build on the previous work of improving and developing Ghana’s capacity to respond to oil spills has ended at Amasaman in the Greater Accra region.

[Ghana Govt.] A workshop to exercise and test the current National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP), and build on the previous work of improving and developing Ghana's capacity to respond to oil spills has ended at Amasaman in the Greater Accra region.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Zuma Gives SIU Go-Ahead to Investigate Land Department

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has signed a proclamation authorising the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to probe certain matters relating to the affairs of the department of rural development and land reforms.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has signed a proclamation authorising the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) to probe certain matters relating to the affairs of the department of rural development and land reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Board Advised to Study Agronomic Industry Act

[New Era] Windhoek -Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry John Mutorwa has urged the newly appointed members of the Namibian Agronomic Board (NAB) to soon set up a committee to study the Agronomic Industry Act of 1992 and its regulations.

[New Era] Windhoek -Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry John Mutorwa has urged the newly appointed members of the Namibian Agronomic Board (NAB) to soon set up a committee to study the Agronomic Industry Act of 1992 and its regulations.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

NetOne Registers 90 000 New Users in 2017

[263Chat] Converged mobile network operator, NetOne has registered a record 90 000 new subscribers to take their active subscriber database to 4,8 million as indicated in the first quarter sector performance report released by POTRAZ.

[263Chat] Converged mobile network operator, NetOne has registered a record 90 000 new subscribers to take their active subscriber database to 4,8 million as indicated in the first quarter sector performance report released by POTRAZ.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

The Ever-Tense Middle East

[Addis Fortune] The Middle East is a tough cookie to swallow. Of all the different multi-ethnic regions in the world, the most complicated and unstable territory lies situated between Europe and Asia.

[Addis Fortune] The Middle East is a tough cookie to swallow. Of all the different multi-ethnic regions in the world, the most complicated and unstable territory lies situated between Europe and Asia.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia