Local Film Selected for Toronto Black Film Festival

[New Times] A Place For Myself, a Rwandan short film that addresses the subject of albinism has been selected for the forthcoming Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF) in Canada.

[New Times] A Place For Myself, a Rwandan short film that addresses the subject of albinism has been selected for the forthcoming Toronto Black Film Festival (TBFF) in Canada.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Gicumbi FC Appoint Okoko as Head Coach

[New Times] Struggling football League side Gicumbi FC have appointed former Mukura head coach Godfoid Okoko as new head coach, according to the club Secretary General, Antoine Dukuzumuremyi. Okoko takes over from Hussein Baraka.

[New Times] Struggling football League side Gicumbi FC have appointed former Mukura head coach Godfoid Okoko as new head coach, according to the club Secretary General, Antoine Dukuzumuremyi. Okoko takes over from Hussein Baraka.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Again, Appeal Court Strikes Out Move By Lagos Govt to Stop Hijab in Schools

[Premium Times] The Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria, MSSN, Lagos State Area Unit, has hailed the striking out of a motion seeking an injunction to stop hijab usage in the state by the Court of Appeal.

[Premium Times] The Muslim Students' Society of Nigeria, MSSN, Lagos State Area Unit, has hailed the striking out of a motion seeking an injunction to stop hijab usage in the state by the Court of Appeal.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

FBC Proud to Have President Koroma, VP FOH As Alumni

[Concord] Authorities of Fourah Bay College (FBC), University of Sierra Leone have stated that they were proud of producing the current President of Sierra Leone, Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma and Vice President Dr. Victor Bockarie Foh respectively, as the ins…

[Concord] Authorities of Fourah Bay College (FBC), University of Sierra Leone have stated that they were proud of producing the current President of Sierra Leone, Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma and Vice President Dr. Victor Bockarie Foh respectively, as the institution would celebrate 190 years of existence come January 18, this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

‘I Am a Senior Member of the APC’

[Concord] One of the All People Congress (APC) flagbearer hopeful, Lawyer Abu Bakarr Kalokoh, commonly known as the ‘Poor Man’s Lawyer, has noted that he is a senior member of the All People Congress (APC), and that he had been supporting and contribut…

[Concord] One of the All People Congress (APC) flagbearer hopeful, Lawyer Abu Bakarr Kalokoh, commonly known as the 'Poor Man's Lawyer, has noted that he is a senior member of the All People Congress (APC), and that he had been supporting and contributing to the development aspirations of the party for decades.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Sussex Community Urged to Resist & Report Bribery

[Concord] Head of Outreach Unit at the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has urged residents of Sussex Community to resist and report cases of bribery related activities to the commission.

[Concord] Head of Outreach Unit at the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has urged residents of Sussex Community to resist and report cases of bribery related activities to the commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Salone Heads Wamz Technical Committee

[Concord] Development Secretary in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development has been duly elected to Chair the Technical Committee of the West African Monetary Zone for the next six months.

[Concord] Development Secretary in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development has been duly elected to Chair the Technical Committee of the West African Monetary Zone for the next six months.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Minister of Fisheries Meets With Her Chinese Counterpart

[Concord] In a bid to transform the country’s fisheries sector into a more viable and productive entity, a delegation from the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources, headed by the Minister, Elesabeth Mans has concluded a ten-day familiarisation vi…

[Concord] In a bid to transform the country's fisheries sector into a more viable and productive entity, a delegation from the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources, headed by the Minister, Elesabeth Mans has concluded a ten-day familiarisation visit to the People's Republic of China where the team met with officials of that country's Ministry of Agriculture in charge of the Fisheries Sector of PRC which is under the direct supervision of the Deputy Minister.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone