Urey, Pointing an Accusing Finger Is Not Enough

[Observer] The political leader of the All Liberian Party (ALP), Benoni Urey, is one politician who has in recent days accused the Unity Party led government of corruption. At the ALP’s recent political rally in Ganta, Nimba County, where he selected A…

[Observer] The political leader of the All Liberian Party (ALP), Benoni Urey, is one politician who has in recent days accused the Unity Party led government of corruption. At the ALP's recent political rally in Ganta, Nimba County, where he selected Alexander Duopue as his running mate, Mr. Urey called on Liberians to ensure that Unity Party does not win the upcoming election. "Let's Remove this corrupt system," he insisted.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Kambwili Takes On Presidential Spokesperson – Arrest or Leave Me Alone

[Zambia Reports] Roan MP Chishimba Kambwili says the conflicting statements by police and presidential spokesperson Amos Chanda on the presence of a horde of police at his residence last Sunday smacks of deception.

[Zambia Reports] Roan MP Chishimba Kambwili says the conflicting statements by police and presidential spokesperson Amos Chanda on the presence of a horde of police at his residence last Sunday smacks of deception.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

High Level Discussion to Raise Awareness On Multidisciplinarity of Science

[Government of Mauritius] A two-day high level discussion on the need to engage the worlds of art, nature and science organised at the initiative of the Office of the President opened this morning at the State House, Le Réduit. The President of the Republic, Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim; the Minister of Public Infrastructure and Land Transport, Mr. Nandcoomar Bodha, and other eminent personalities were present at the event.

[Government of Mauritius] A two-day high level discussion on the need to engage the worlds of art, nature and science organised at the initiative of the Office of the President opened this morning at the State House, Le Réduit. The President of the Republic, Dr. Ameenah Gurib-Fakim; the Minister of Public Infrastructure and Land Transport, Mr. Nandcoomar Bodha, and other eminent personalities were present at the event.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Regional Conference Focused On Protection of Cultural Heritage

[Government of Mauritius] A three-day regional conference and ministerial roundtable to strengthen synergies for the protection of cultural heritage in Eastern Africa and Adjacent Indian Ocean States aiming to provide a platform for discussion at natio…

[Government of Mauritius] A three-day regional conference and ministerial roundtable to strengthen synergies for the protection of cultural heritage in Eastern Africa and Adjacent Indian Ocean States aiming to provide a platform for discussion at national and internationals level kicked off this morning at the Intercontinental Hotel, Balaclava.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Environmental Investment Fund Hosts Consultative Workshops

[New Era] Ondangwa -The Environmental Investment Fund (EIF) is conducting a series of consultative workshops around the country to gather stakeholder input to develop a proposal that will culminate in a project the EIF will submit to the Green Climate …

[New Era] Ondangwa -The Environmental Investment Fund (EIF) is conducting a series of consultative workshops around the country to gather stakeholder input to develop a proposal that will culminate in a project the EIF will submit to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) to finance community-based tourism projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Lawyer Tambadou Withdraws From Prosecution Team in NIA 9 Trial

[The Point] Lawyer Sheriff Marie Tambadou, a senior legal practitioner and a member of the Gambia Bar Association has withdrawn his representation as a member of the prosecution team in the criminal trial involving 9 former senior officials of the defu…

[The Point] Lawyer Sheriff Marie Tambadou, a senior legal practitioner and a member of the Gambia Bar Association has withdrawn his representation as a member of the prosecution team in the criminal trial involving 9 former senior officials of the defunct National Intelligence Agency (NIA).

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

President Barrow Village Association Receives 200 Bags of Fertilizers, Other Items

[The Point] The home village association of Gambian leader President Adama Barrow called (Jimara Constituency Association for Development), in the Upper River Region at the weekend received a donation of 200 bags of fertilizers and cash of D100,000, mo…

[The Point] The home village association of Gambian leader President Adama Barrow called (Jimara Constituency Association for Development), in the Upper River Region at the weekend received a donation of 200 bags of fertilizers and cash of D100,000, more than700 mango seedling, and oranges meant to boost agricultural production and productivity in the said constituency.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Hope for the Better

[The Point] We are trying to be hopeful that the energy validation workshop underway at the Kairaba Beach Hotel will bring us some improvement in the electricity supply we receive in this country.

[The Point] We are trying to be hopeful that the energy validation workshop underway at the Kairaba Beach Hotel will bring us some improvement in the electricity supply we receive in this country.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Tobacco Control Act 2016 Launched

[The Point] The Ministry of Health and Social Welfare in collaboration with partners yesterday launched the Tobacco Control Act 2016 and the celebration of the World No Tobacco Day awards, held at the Arch 22 in Banjul.

[The Point] The Ministry of Health and Social Welfare in collaboration with partners yesterday launched the Tobacco Control Act 2016 and the celebration of the World No Tobacco Day awards, held at the Arch 22 in Banjul.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Credit Union Plays Vital Role in Economic Development’

[The Point] Abba Sankara, Registrar of Cooperatives, has said credit union plays a vital role in the economic development and stability of the communities they serve by helping people improve their lives and making the world a better place to live.

[The Point] Abba Sankara, Registrar of Cooperatives, has said credit union plays a vital role in the economic development and stability of the communities they serve by helping people improve their lives and making the world a better place to live.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia