Women Peace Project Launched

[NEWS] A peace project to allow women’s participation in the maintenance of peace in Liberia has been launched. The project is being supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

[NEWS] A peace project to allow women's participation in the maintenance of peace in Liberia has been launched. The project is being supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Air Strikes in the Lower Shabelle Region

[Dalsan Radio] Reports from lower Shebelle say that last night warplanes have launched air strikes in Mubarak area in Owdegle district that is controlled by members of Al-Shabab.

[Dalsan Radio] Reports from lower Shebelle say that last night warplanes have launched air strikes in Mubarak area in Owdegle district that is controlled by members of Al-Shabab.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Release Sheikh Aweys, Mogadishu Islamist Tycoon Abukar Adaan Demands

[Dalsan Radio] Mogadishu Businessman and former Islamic Courts financier Abukar Adan has asked the Federal government of Somalia to release ex Alshabaab leader Sheikh Dahir Aweys.

[Dalsan Radio] Mogadishu Businessman and former Islamic Courts financier Abukar Adan has asked the Federal government of Somalia to release ex Alshabaab leader Sheikh Dahir Aweys.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

‘Many People Say That I Should Be Deported, When Did I Become a Foreigner? and Where Am I Deported To?’ Asks Sheikh Nur Barud

[Dalsan Radio] Sheikh Nur Barud Gurhan, one of the Somali religious scholars and also the vice chairman of the armed forces’ support committee said that speeches he made in different workshops have made an impact in country’s politics.

[Dalsan Radio] Sheikh Nur Barud Gurhan, one of the Somali religious scholars and also the vice chairman of the armed forces' support committee said that speeches he made in different workshops have made an impact in country's politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Supreme Court’s Decision Must Be Implemented

[NEWS] The Supreme Court of Liberia has finally laid to rest complaints of massive frauds and irregularities that reportedly characterized the October 10, 2017 Presidential and Legislative Elections. In its ruling on Thursday, December 7, 2017, the Cou…

[NEWS] The Supreme Court of Liberia has finally laid to rest complaints of massive frauds and irregularities that reportedly characterized the October 10, 2017 Presidential and Legislative Elections. In its ruling on Thursday, December 7, 2017, the Court lifted the prohibition imposed on the presidential run-off elections on grounds that there was not sufficient evidence to overturn results of the elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberty Party Not Yet Decided on Endorsement

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberty Party (LP) has described as “naïve” statement attributed to it as supporting one of the two political parties in the pending runoff election.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberty Party (LP) has described as "naïve" statement attributed to it as supporting one of the two political parties in the pending runoff election.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Case Stalls in Battle of Wits Over U.S. $1.057 Milion Theft Charges

[Daily News] HEARING of a criminal case facing eleven prominent Arusha and Dar es Salaam businesspersons accused of conspiracy, forgery and theft of $1,057,850.64 has failed to commence.

[Daily News] HEARING of a criminal case facing eleven prominent Arusha and Dar es Salaam businesspersons accused of conspiracy, forgery and theft of $1,057,850.64 has failed to commence.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

NEC Nullifies Nimba District #8 Recount

[Observer] Authorities at the National Elections Commission (NEC) have again nullified the results of the recount in Nimba County District #8 that put Larry P. Younquoi ahead with 17 votes, to his closest rival Saye Miannah following a recount.

[Observer] Authorities at the National Elections Commission (NEC) have again nullified the results of the recount in Nimba County District #8 that put Larry P. Younquoi ahead with 17 votes, to his closest rival Saye Miannah following a recount.

TIRA Clamps Down Reinsurance Loose Ends

[Daily News] TANZANIA has to cough up some 300bn/- to reinsure entities abroad while retaining just 400bn/- annually. In cutting down the figure and boost the retention ratio, the Tanzania Insurance Regulatory Authority (TIRA) has issued Circular No. 5…

[Daily News] TANZANIA has to cough up some 300bn/- to reinsure entities abroad while retaining just 400bn/- annually. In cutting down the figure and boost the retention ratio, the Tanzania Insurance Regulatory Authority (TIRA) has issued Circular No. 55/2017 effective first day of January, next year (01-01-2018), setting out conditions for dealing with foreign reinsurers and brokers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania