Ministry of Defence On Illegal Mining

[Ghana Govt.] ‘Operation Vanguard, a joint military and police Task Force of 400 men deployed to fight illegal mining, has chalked considerable successes, the Minister for Defence, Hon. Dominic Nitiwul, has indicated.

[Ghana Govt.] 'Operation Vanguard, a joint military and police Task Force of 400 men deployed to fight illegal mining, has chalked considerable successes, the Minister for Defence, Hon. Dominic Nitiwul, has indicated.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

‘Zero Tolerance’ for Sexual Exploitation and Abuse By UN Staff in South Sudan, Underscores Senior Official

[UN News] The relationship between United Nations peacekeepers and civilian staff and the vulnerable people in South Sudan they are working for must be one of mutual trust and confidence, said a senior UN official, noting that instances of sexual explo…

[UN News] The relationship between United Nations peacekeepers and civilian staff and the vulnerable people in South Sudan they are working for must be one of mutual trust and confidence, said a senior UN official, noting that instances of sexual exploitation and abuse by UN personnel not only breaks down that relationship, it also destroys the trust communities have in the Organization.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Close Chiromo Lane Medical Centre, Nurses Demand After Patient Killed Colleague

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A cross section of Nurses have demanded the immediate closure of Chiromo Lane Medical Centre after one of their member was shot dead by a patient On Wednesday night.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A cross section of Nurses have demanded the immediate closure of Chiromo Lane Medical Centre after one of their member was shot dead by a patient On Wednesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu Commends Free State Government for Prioritising Military Veterans

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Human Settlements, Lindiwe Sisulu is pleased that Mr Andy Sefotlhelo, a military veteran of Umkhonto We Sizwe has been discharged from hospital and also moved into his new house as committed by the Minister of Human Settlem…

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Human Settlements, Lindiwe Sisulu is pleased that Mr Andy Sefotlhelo, a military veteran of Umkhonto We Sizwe has been discharged from hospital and also moved into his new house as committed by the Minister of Human Settlements during the Free State Military Veterans Summit held on November 23, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Compensation to Delay Karuma Power Project

[Monitor] Kiryandongo -Difficulties in acquiring land for the Karuma interconnection project is likely to delay the commissioning of the 600MW hydropower plant, the Uganda Electricity Generation Company Ltd chief executive officer, Mr Harrison Mutikang…

[Monitor] Kiryandongo -Difficulties in acquiring land for the Karuma interconnection project is likely to delay the commissioning of the 600MW hydropower plant, the Uganda Electricity Generation Company Ltd chief executive officer, Mr Harrison Mutikanga, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Who Leads PDP?

[This Day] In less than 48 hours, the die will be cast and a new chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party will emerge. Segun James examines the machinations that have made it impossible for a consensus candidate to emerge

[This Day] In less than 48 hours, the die will be cast and a new chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party will emerge. Segun James examines the machinations that have made it impossible for a consensus candidate to emerge

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Foreign Envoys Meet Nasa, Urge Dialogue and Respect for Constitution

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Foreign diplomats on Friday morning met with NASA leaders led by Raila Odinga where they reiterated the need for him to engage in open and transparent national conversation to address underlying issues.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Foreign diplomats on Friday morning met with NASA leaders led by Raila Odinga where they reiterated the need for him to engage in open and transparent national conversation to address underlying issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

DPP Recovers Shs71b From Corruption Convicts

[Monitor] Kampala -More than Shs71 billion has been recovered by government following successful prosecution of more than 200 corruption cases since the establishment of the Anti-Corruption Court nine years ago.

[Monitor] Kampala -More than Shs71 billion has been recovered by government following successful prosecution of more than 200 corruption cases since the establishment of the Anti-Corruption Court nine years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda