Police Reject 1000 Applications for Campaign Permits

[Zambia Reports] UPND Secretary General Steven Katuka has disclosed that the Zambia Police Service has in the recent past rejected about 1, 010 applications by the party to hold meetings countrywide.

[Zambia Reports] UPND Secretary General Steven Katuka has disclosed that the Zambia Police Service has in the recent past rejected about 1, 010 applications by the party to hold meetings countrywide.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Ministers Muchinguri, Chimene Bury the Hatchet

[The Herald] Mutare -Zanu PF secretary for Transport and Social Welfare Cde Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri and Minister of State for Manicaland Provincial Affairs Cde Mandi Chimene have buried the hatchet and blamed their previous differences on rumourmongers.

[The Herald] Mutare -Zanu PF secretary for Transport and Social Welfare Cde Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri and Minister of State for Manicaland Provincial Affairs Cde Mandi Chimene have buried the hatchet and blamed their previous differences on rumourmongers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Over-Regulation of Agriculture Costly ‘

[Financial Gazette] Farmers are becoming increasingly frustrated with government’s multiple regulatory processes, which they say are negatively affecting their operations and threatening viability.

[Financial Gazette] Farmers are becoming increasingly frustrated with government's multiple regulatory processes, which they say are negatively affecting their operations and threatening viability.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nyanga Tourist Village Runs Out of Residential Land

[The Herald] Nyanga Tourist Village has run out of land for residential expansion, prompting the local authority to approach the National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority for more space.

[The Herald] Nyanga Tourist Village has run out of land for residential expansion, prompting the local authority to approach the National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority for more space.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

The Aid State in Liberia Is Creating a Hollow Democracy

[FrontPageAfrica] Visit Monrovia, the capital of my country Liberia, on a Thursday night and in one of its many lively bars you will witness both what is good and bad about the international development community. You’ll find aid workers at the karaoke…

[FrontPageAfrica] Visit Monrovia, the capital of my country Liberia, on a Thursday night and in one of its many lively bars you will witness both what is good and bad about the international development community. You'll find aid workers at the karaoke, blasting out the lyrics to "We Are the World" -- and reminding the locals "We are the ones who make a brighter day, so let's start giving."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Don’t Vote for Footballer’ – Vice President Boakai Admonishes Supporters

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Vice President Joseph Boakai is widely known for his diplomacy and gentle approach towards issue, but now being deeply entrenched in the politics of the day, Mr. Boakai is gradually unleashing his tough side.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Vice President Joseph Boakai is widely known for his diplomacy and gentle approach towards issue, but now being deeply entrenched in the politics of the day, Mr. Boakai is gradually unleashing his tough side.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LRA Installs Modern Baggage Scanners At Roberts International Airport

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Customs Officers of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) assigned at the Roberts International Airport (RIA) are undergoing an intensive training to fully prepare them to operate two electronic baggage scanners donated to the…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Customs Officers of the Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) assigned at the Roberts International Airport (RIA) are undergoing an intensive training to fully prepare them to operate two electronic baggage scanners donated to the LRA by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ellen Receives UK Parliamentary Delegation – Expresses Appreciation of Visit

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received in audience a UK Parliamentary delegation and expressed appreciation over the visit to Liberia by cross-party four-member team; three of whom are members of the International Deve…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received in audience a UK Parliamentary delegation and expressed appreciation over the visit to Liberia by cross-party four-member team; three of whom are members of the International Development Committee of the House of Commons.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Experts Say Meiway’s Performance At CDC Rally Was Illegal

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Ivorian music star Fredrick Meiway’s performance on the launch of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) has been deemed illegal and an act of meddling with Liberian politics, legal experts say.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Ivorian music star Fredrick Meiway's performance on the launch of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) has been deemed illegal and an act of meddling with Liberian politics, legal experts say.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Journalism Not a Crime – Please Repeal Criminal Defamation Laws

[FrontPageAfrica] There seems to be a general apprehension among public officials about enabling the environment for the press to operate freely in most African countries, so much so that they are prepared to treat journalists as criminals.

[FrontPageAfrica] There seems to be a general apprehension among public officials about enabling the environment for the press to operate freely in most African countries, so much so that they are prepared to treat journalists as criminals.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia