UN to Raise $1 Billion Humanitarian Fund for Northeast

[Premium Times] The United Nations, UN, has said it is planning to raise over $1 billion to address the needs of about 6.9 million people affected by the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria.

[Premium Times] The United Nations, UN, has said it is planning to raise over $1 billion to address the needs of about 6.9 million people affected by the Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-Casuals Evicted From Namport Premises

[Namibian] A GROUP of former Namport casual workers were ejected by police from the parastatal’s head office at Walvis Bay yesterday, following a Walvis Bay Magistrate’s Court order.

[Namibian] A GROUP of former Namport casual workers were ejected by police from the parastatal's head office at Walvis Bay yesterday, following a Walvis Bay Magistrate's Court order.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

President Barrow’s Statement During the Swearing-in Ceremony of the Chief Justice

[Govt of Gambia] As we pledged to engage in Institutional and legal reforms, I urge you to work hard for us to achieve our goal as a government and to leave a legacy of sustained institutions, laws and procedures. This will transform our country into a…

[Govt of Gambia] As we pledged to engage in Institutional and legal reforms, I urge you to work hard for us to achieve our goal as a government and to leave a legacy of sustained institutions, laws and procedures. This will transform our country into a fully fledged democracy and facilitate social, economic and political development for our people in the NEW GAMBIA. ing it. It is therefore not a surprise that Honourable Chief Justice Hassan Jallow has decided to join in this crusade.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Address by H.E. Adama Barrow During the Inauguration of Joint Transition Team

[Govt of Gambia] As you know, on 19th January, I had the honour to be sworn in as the President of the Republic of The Gambia, reflecting the will of the people expressed in free elections. We are assembled here today for an important step on our democ…

[Govt of Gambia] As you know, on 19th January, I had the honour to be sworn in as the President of the Republic of The Gambia, reflecting the will of the people expressed in free elections. We are assembled here today for an important step on our democratic agenda, the inauguration of a Joint Transition Team.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Nairobi Now Limits Flights to Turn Around Kenya Airways’ Fortunes

[East African] Kenya is limiting the issuing of new licences for global airlines seeking to exploit the strategic Nairobi hub in a protectionist move aimed at reviving the dwindling fortunes of national carrier Kenya Airways.

[East African] Kenya is limiting the issuing of new licences for global airlines seeking to exploit the strategic Nairobi hub in a protectionist move aimed at reviving the dwindling fortunes of national carrier Kenya Airways.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

DA to Submit Deputy Minister Mcebisi Jonas’ Crucial Affidavit to the Hawks

[DA] On Thursday 17 March 2016 I laid corruption charges against Atul Gupta, Ajay Gupta and Duduzane Zuma, in terms of the Prevention and Combatting of Corrupt Activities Act (No. 12 of 2004), at a police station in Cape Town and matter is now being in…

[DA] On Thursday 17 March 2016 I laid corruption charges against Atul Gupta, Ajay Gupta and Duduzane Zuma, in terms of the Prevention and Combatting of Corrupt Activities Act (No. 12 of 2004), at a police station in Cape Town and matter is now being investigated by the Directorate for Priority Crimes Investigation ("Hawks") [CAS 196/3/2016].

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cyclone Dineo – Government Must Have Plans in Place to Mitigate Impact On the Most Vulnerable

[DA] With the cyclone Dineo expected to hit three provinces, Mpumalanga, Limpopo and KwaZulu-Natal, national government must ensure that a clear disaster management plan is in place to ensure that the impact on the most vulnerable is lessened.

[DA] With the cyclone Dineo expected to hit three provinces, Mpumalanga, Limpopo and KwaZulu-Natal, national government must ensure that a clear disaster management plan is in place to ensure that the impact on the most vulnerable is lessened.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Again Shamefully Refuses Moment of Silence for #Esidimeni Victims

[DA] Before delivering her 10th State of the Province Address, the Premier of the Western Cape, Helen Zille, requested a moment of silence for those affected by the Esidimeni tragedy. An uncaring ANC in the Western Cape Provincial Parliament (WCPP) sha…

[DA] Before delivering her 10th State of the Province Address, the Premier of the Western Cape, Helen Zille, requested a moment of silence for those affected by the Esidimeni tragedy. An uncaring ANC in the Western Cape Provincial Parliament (WCPP) shamefully objected to this, in a bid to prevent it from happening.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa