IBN Chambas Commends Gambia On Path to Reforms

[Foroyaa] The Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS) Mohamed Ibn Chambas, has commended Gambian authorities for making headway into the country’s reform agenda. Mr. C…

[Foroyaa] The Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS) Mohamed Ibn Chambas, has commended Gambian authorities for making headway into the country's reform agenda. Mr. Chambas who has concluded a three-day visit to Banjul, held talks with the Vice-President Madam Fatoumata Jallow-Tambajang, officials of the Independent Electoral Commission, representatives of the Inter-Party Committee, UN Chiefs in Banjul etc.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘South Sudanese Gunmen Killed Civilians in West Kordofan’ – MP

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A member of the Sudanese parliament reported the killing of six people in West Kordofan during the incursion of an armed faction from South Sudan on Sunday.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A member of the Sudanese parliament reported the killing of six people in West Kordofan during the incursion of an armed faction from South Sudan on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Militiamen Assault Displaced People Returning to South Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Bielel -Militiamen assaulted a number of displaced people who had returned to an area in Bielel locality last week, which is considered to be their home area. Five people were seriously wounded.

[Radio Dabanga] Bielel -Militiamen assaulted a number of displaced people who had returned to an area in Bielel locality last week, which is considered to be their home area. Five people were seriously wounded.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

NCCE Urges Communities to Vote for Honest Councilors

[Foroyaa] Two months ahead of the Local Government Elections, the National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) on Saturday 17th February 2017, urged the people of Wuli East and West in the Upper River Region North, to come out in their numbers and vote …

[Foroyaa] Two months ahead of the Local Government Elections, the National Council for Civic Education (NCCE) on Saturday 17th February 2017, urged the people of Wuli East and West in the Upper River Region North, to come out in their numbers and vote for their choice of candidate, by voting in honest individuals who will take care of the welfare of their community. According to Senior Programme Officer Mr. Yusupha Bojang, the outreach is the first phase of the Local Government Election Sensitization Campaign activi

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Military Court Sentences Army Officer to Death

[Shabelle] Somali military court on Tuesday sentenced a senior army official to death after finding him guilty of murdering chief commander of the Somali marines in Mogadishu on Jan. 18, officials said.

[Shabelle] Somali military court on Tuesday sentenced a senior army official to death after finding him guilty of murdering chief commander of the Somali marines in Mogadishu on Jan. 18, officials said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia