Drug Suspect – Captain of the Boat Escaped At the Camp

[Daily Observer] Yusupha Njie, the first accused person in a more than 100kg suspected cannabis trial alongside Wally Faye, Tuesday told the Banjul Magistrates’ Court that the captain of the boat that was carrying the alleged cannabis had escaped at th…

[Daily Observer] Yusupha Njie, the first accused person in a more than 100kg suspected cannabis trial alongside Wally Faye, Tuesday told the Banjul Magistrates' Court that the captain of the boat that was carrying the alleged cannabis had escaped at the camp.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

On the Need for a Responsive Sports Ministry

[Daily Observer] It is the responsibility of the government through its Sports Ministry to finance the participation of any national team in all sporting disciplines for any competition, but that seems not to be the case in the tiny West African Nation…

[Daily Observer] It is the responsibility of the government through its Sports Ministry to finance the participation of any national team in all sporting disciplines for any competition, but that seems not to be the case in the tiny West African Nation, The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Experts Finalize Draft Design, Legal Framework of Abidjan-Lagos Corridor

[Daily Observer] The Draft Institutional Design, Legal Framework as well as the Communication Strategy for the Abidjan – Lagos Corridor Management Authority (ALCoMA), have been validated in Abuja, Nigeria recently, a media dispatched from ECOWAS Commun…

[Daily Observer] The Draft Institutional Design, Legal Framework as well as the Communication Strategy for the Abidjan - Lagos Corridor Management Authority (ALCoMA), have been validated in Abuja, Nigeria recently, a media dispatched from ECOWAS Communication Bureau stated.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Eight Men Charged With Rogue, Vagabond

[Daily Observer] Eight men have been arraigned before Principal Magistrate Lamin George at the Bundung Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday on charges of rogue and vagabond.

[Daily Observer] Eight men have been arraigned before Principal Magistrate Lamin George at the Bundung Magistrates' Court on Tuesday on charges of rogue and vagabond.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Cape Flats Protests Keep Police Busy

[News24Wire] Protestors burning tyres and blocking roads in two separate incidents in Langa and Ravensmead, Cape Town, kept police officials busy on Thursday morning, Western Cape police said.

[News24Wire] Protestors burning tyres and blocking roads in two separate incidents in Langa and Ravensmead, Cape Town, kept police officials busy on Thursday morning, Western Cape police said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hands Off the Treasury – Gupta-Puppet Malusi Gigaba Must Resign!

[DA] The following speech was delivered today by DA Leader, Mmusi Maimane, at a protest outside the National Treasury Headquarters in Pretoria. The Leader was joined by Tshwane Mayor, Solly Msimanga, DA National Spokesperson, Refiloe Nt’sekhe, and DA G…

[DA] The following speech was delivered today by DA Leader, Mmusi Maimane, at a protest outside the National Treasury Headquarters in Pretoria. The Leader was joined by Tshwane Mayor, Solly Msimanga, DA National Spokesperson, Refiloe Nt'sekhe, and DA Gauteng Leader, John Moodey.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Insurance Company Denies Sending Email Calling Black People ‘Baboons’

[News24Wire] A screengrab of an email, allegedly from an employee of insurance company MiWay, calling black people “baboons” and claiming that a final decision was taken at a managers’ meeting that 90% of claims lodged by blacks would be rejected as fr…

[News24Wire] A screengrab of an email, allegedly from an employee of insurance company MiWay, calling black people "baboons" and claiming that a final decision was taken at a managers' meeting that 90% of claims lodged by blacks would be rejected as from August 1, is causing a stir on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Report Indicts SARS for 35 Corpses Found in Ezu River in 2013

[This Day] Awka -International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law (Intersociety) has accused the Special Anti-Robbery Squad(SARS) of the Anambra State Police Command for being responsible of the 35 corpses discovered in Ezu River, Amansea …

[This Day] Awka -International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law (Intersociety) has accused the Special Anti-Robbery Squad(SARS) of the Anambra State Police Command for being responsible of the 35 corpses discovered in Ezu River, Amansea in Awka North local Government Area of the state on 19 January 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria