Athletics – 70 Foreign Athletes Coming for Marathon Races in Kilimanjaro

[Daily News] Arusha -INTERNATIONAL organisations – Compassion and Muskathlon – have come up with long distance races to the cause of needy children in eight African countries.

[Daily News] Arusha -INTERNATIONAL organisations - Compassion and Muskathlon - have come up with long distance races to the cause of needy children in eight African countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Police Unit Probes ‘Elements of Extremism’ in Mosque Attack

[News24Wire] There are elements of extremism in the attack of a KwaZulu-Natal mosque where one man died and two others were seriously injured, the Hawks said on Friday.

[News24Wire] There are elements of extremism in the attack of a KwaZulu-Natal mosque where one man died and two others were seriously injured, the Hawks said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Gets New Investor, Ends Udart Monopoly

[Daily News] Dodoma -THE government has commissioned another investor to bring new buses into the country to ply on the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) infrastructure to complement services offered by Usafiri Dar es Salaam Rapid Transit (Udart).

[Daily News] Dodoma -THE government has commissioned another investor to bring new buses into the country to ply on the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) infrastructure to complement services offered by Usafiri Dar es Salaam Rapid Transit (Udart).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

An Analysis of Government’s Pro-Poor Policy – How Can It Enhance Liberia’s Economic Development Agenda?

[Observer] Development thinking has moved a long way from the theory that broad economic development is good for all, but few today would argue that the “trickle down” theory works in practice. Pro-active approaches addressing poverty may focus on one …

[Observer] Development thinking has moved a long way from the theory that broad economic development is good for all, but few today would argue that the "trickle down" theory works in practice. Pro-active approaches addressing poverty may focus on one or more aspects of the phenomenon, depending on the context and the theory of change. The analysis of these pro-poor measures may be addressed at different levels, from social protection measures at policy and legislative to micro-interventions.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Pres Weah Submits U.S. $536 Million Loan Agreement for Ratification

[Observer] President George Weah yesterday submitted to the Senate for ratification, the much talked about US$536,400,000 (Five hundred thirty-six million, four hundred thousand United States dollars) loan financing agreement between Eton Finance PTE L…

[Observer] President George Weah yesterday submitted to the Senate for ratification, the much talked about US$536,400,000 (Five hundred thirty-six million, four hundred thousand United States dollars) loan financing agreement between Eton Finance PTE Ltd and the Liberian government.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Averting the Lassa Fever Scare – Multifaceted Action Urgently Required

[Observer] In early March this year the National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL) reported the outbreak of Lassa fever in Montserrado and Nimba counties, claiming three lives. Immediately following this scary announcement, the Daily Observer,…

[Observer] In early March this year the National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL) reported the outbreak of Lassa fever in Montserrado and Nimba counties, claiming three lives. Immediately following this scary announcement, the Daily Observer, in an Editorial, called on the Liberian government to treat the resurgence of this deadly disease with urgency, in order to forestall its spread.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Weah to Construct Mini-Soccer Stadiums in 7 Counties

[Observer] President George M. Weah has proposed the construction of modernized mini soccer stadiums in seven counties as his initial way to promote and develop sports in the country.

[Observer] President George M. Weah has proposed the construction of modernized mini soccer stadiums in seven counties as his initial way to promote and develop sports in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Weah Meets Guinean National Who Trekked to Liberia

[New Dawn] President George Manneh Weah has graciously met in audience a Guinean national who traveled several weeks on foot from his hometown in Guinea near the border with Mali to Monrovia.

[New Dawn] President George Manneh Weah has graciously met in audience a Guinean national who traveled several weeks on foot from his hometown in Guinea near the border with Mali to Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Guinea

War Crimes Petition Resubmitted

[New Dawn] A group under the banner Citizens Action for the Establishment of War and Economic Crimes Court (CAWAECC) has resubmitted its petition to the House of Representative for the establishment of a War Crimes Court here.

[New Dawn] A group under the banner Citizens Action for the Establishment of War and Economic Crimes Court (CAWAECC) has resubmitted its petition to the House of Representative for the establishment of a War Crimes Court here.

Roads Loan Agreement Lands At Senate

[New Dawn] The full plenary of the Liberian Senate receives a loan agreement bill from President George Manneh Weah, seeking US$536,400,000 ratification. The loan agreement is intended to pave the southeastern roads, Gbarpolu and Grand Cape Mount roads…

[New Dawn] The full plenary of the Liberian Senate receives a loan agreement bill from President George Manneh Weah, seeking US$536,400,000 ratification. The loan agreement is intended to pave the southeastern roads, Gbarpolu and Grand Cape Mount roads, respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia