Lungu Prods Defence to Provide Food Security

[Times of Zambia] President Edgar Lungu has challenged the Defence wings to take advantage of the existing peace by venturing into serious agricultural activities and contributing to national food security.

[Times of Zambia] President Edgar Lungu has challenged the Defence wings to take advantage of the existing peace by venturing into serious agricultural activities and contributing to national food security.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Elderly People Essential Contributors to Development

[Botswana Daily News] Kasane -The Minister of Employment, Labour Productivity and Skills Development, Mr Tshenolo Mabeo has said in future the country should have Construction Industry Trust Fund (CITF) satellite offices throughout the country.

[Botswana Daily News] Kasane -The Minister of Employment, Labour Productivity and Skills Development, Mr Tshenolo Mabeo has said in future the country should have Construction Industry Trust Fund (CITF) satellite offices throughout the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

U.S. ‘Applauds’ Citizens For Exercising Right to Vote

[State Department] As a longstanding friend, the United States applauds the people of Liberia for exercising their democratic right to vote in the historic presidential and legislative elections. This is an important step toward achieving Liberia’s fir…

[State Department] As a longstanding friend, the United States applauds the people of Liberia for exercising their democratic right to vote in the historic presidential and legislative elections. This is an important step toward achieving Liberia's first peaceful transfer of power from one democratically-elected head of state to another in decades.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘I’ll Not Accept Anything, but Victory’

[New Dawn] Opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) presidential candidate Sen. George Oppong Weah says he’ll not accept anything but to be declared winner of the presidential elections, making claims that he is destined for victory in these el…

[New Dawn] Opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) presidential candidate Sen. George Oppong Weah says he'll not accept anything but to be declared winner of the presidential elections, making claims that he is destined for victory in these elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Why the Ruling Unity Party May Be Given Another Mandate for Continuity

[NEWS] Liberia has (for about 20 year) experienced multi-party democracy; for which many politicians including political activists championed; and this achievement has been attributed to the late Liberian veteran politician Gabriel Bacchus Matthews as …

[NEWS] Liberia has (for about 20 year) experienced multi-party democracy; for which many politicians including political activists championed; and this achievement has been attributed to the late Liberian veteran politician Gabriel Bacchus Matthews as the brainchild. As Liberians, we continue to enjoy the multi-party exhilaration with the propagation of many political parties in the name of "participation" into the democratization process in Liberia. Whether some of these parties will amass even two percent of th

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Internet Traffic Rises As Nigeria Ranks 13th On Broadband Adoption Index

[Guardian] Affordability Drivers Index (ADI) rankings of the Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI) has ranked Nigeria 13 out of 58 countries surveyed in terms of adoption and use of Internet access by its citizens.

[Guardian] Affordability Drivers Index (ADI) rankings of the Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI) has ranked Nigeria 13 out of 58 countries surveyed in terms of adoption and use of Internet access by its citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nasa Supporters Say Odinga Withdrawal Was ‘Strategic’

[Capital FM] Nairobi -“Baba is always right. If he says you’re pregnant, start buying diapers,” Margaret Nganyi, a diehard supporter of Kenya’s Opposition chief Raila Odinga said after Tuesday’s surprise withdrawal from the October 26 presidential poll.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -"Baba is always right. If he says you're pregnant, start buying diapers," Margaret Nganyi, a diehard supporter of Kenya's Opposition chief Raila Odinga said after Tuesday's surprise withdrawal from the October 26 presidential poll.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya