Commuters, Motorists Stuck in Traffic Hell as Rains Pound Nairobi

[Nairobi News] Nairobi motorists and passengers had to contend with long hours of traffic snarl-up following a heavy downpour experienced in the city on Wednesday evening.

[Nairobi News] Nairobi motorists and passengers had to contend with long hours of traffic snarl-up following a heavy downpour experienced in the city on Wednesday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Celebrating the Life of Ballet Star Johaar Mosaval At 90

[Daily Maverick] Johaar Mosaval was the first black South African to become a senior principal dancer at the Royal Ballet, the highest rank in the profession at one of the world’s most prestigious classical ballet centres. This weekend at Artscape, a b…

[Daily Maverick] Johaar Mosaval was the first black South African to become a senior principal dancer at the Royal Ballet, the highest rank in the profession at one of the world's most prestigious classical ballet centres. This weekend at Artscape, a ballet performance by the Cape Town City Ballet, The Johaar Mosaval Journey: District Six to The Royal Ballet, celebrated the life of a living legend. He turned 90 in January.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Workers’ Leaders Urge Government to Improve Their Welfare

[Foroyaa] The Secretary General of the Gambia Trade Union Congress Mr. Ebrima Garba Cham, has called on Government to consider the rising cost of living and improve the salaries, pensions and allowances of workers. Mr. Cham said Government should pay s…

[Foroyaa] The Secretary General of the Gambia Trade Union Congress Mr. Ebrima Garba Cham, has called on Government to consider the rising cost of living and improve the salaries, pensions and allowances of workers. Mr. Cham said Government should pay special attention to the soaring price of commodities and house rent among others, to give workers decent pay.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Soldiers Train On VIP Protection in Senegal

[Foroyaa] 115 members of the Gambia Armed Force (GAF) and 35 personnel of the Police Intervention Unit (PIU), Tuesday May 1st, departed for Senegal to train on protecting the president and executive members of the Government.

[Foroyaa] 115 members of the Gambia Armed Force (GAF) and 35 personnel of the Police Intervention Unit (PIU), Tuesday May 1st, departed for Senegal to train on protecting the president and executive members of the Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

At the ‘Janneh’ Commission – Maba Jobe, Alhagie Conteh Testify

[Foroyaa] Maba Jobe, the former Gambian Higher Commissioner to Nigeria and resident of Kotu, was on Monday 30th May 2018, summoned to appear before the ‘Janneh’ Commission of enquiry, regarding the Crude Oil that was lifted from Nigeria by the former G…

[Foroyaa] Maba Jobe, the former Gambian Higher Commissioner to Nigeria and resident of Kotu, was on Monday 30th May 2018, summoned to appear before the 'Janneh' Commission of enquiry, regarding the Crude Oil that was lifted from Nigeria by the former Government of Yaya Jammeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GAF Awaits Legal Advice After Submitting Investigative Report On Detained Soldiers

[Foroyaa] The Attorney General Chambers has informed that they have received investigative report on the case of three detained soldiers accused of participating in mutinous and seditious acts through ‘WhatsApp’.

[Foroyaa] The Attorney General Chambers has informed that they have received investigative report on the case of three detained soldiers accused of participating in mutinous and seditious acts through 'WhatsApp'.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia