Shout-Out From Kobazzie – ‘No Beef With Bilikon’

[Observer] Kobazzie is not just an ordinary artist. He is a hit maker who, since entering the music scene about two years ago, has been blasting the city with banger after banger, which fans love. His music fuses Afrobeat and dancehall to give people t…

[Observer] Kobazzie is not just an ordinary artist. He is a hit maker who, since entering the music scene about two years ago, has been blasting the city with banger after banger, which fans love. His music fuses Afrobeat and dancehall to give people that unique sound that makes them feel happy and dance to take their stress away.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Harris’ Sisters Launch Gospel Album

[Observer] If you are a lover of gospel music, you have to make room in your schedule to be part of a historic event ten days from today. The Harris Sisters will be launching their second album, ‘Have your way’. It has been a long time coming since the…

[Observer] If you are a lover of gospel music, you have to make room in your schedule to be part of a historic event ten days from today. The Harris Sisters will be launching their second album, 'Have your way'. It has been a long time coming since their first, but anyone who has heard them sing lately will know that the new album is no doubt something to anticipate.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Cenpid Pledges Support for CoC, Prez. Sirleaf

[Observer] The senior moderator of Liberia’s oldest intellectual center, the Center for the Promotion of Intellectual Development (CENPID), has pledged support for the controversial Code of Conduct in its totality, as well as the Supreme Court’s decisi…

[Observer] The senior moderator of Liberia's oldest intellectual center, the Center for the Promotion of Intellectual Development (CENPID), has pledged support for the controversial Code of Conduct in its totality, as well as the Supreme Court's decision to uphold it as law. CENPID was established in 1992 as a social gathering and later became part of the civil society organization network in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Time for Liberian Artists to Replicate Flavour

[Observer] Nigeria superstar Flavour has given hope to an 11-year old visually impaired Liberian whose musical talent was overlooked until he meet his idol, who featured him in the song “Most High.”

[Observer] Nigeria superstar Flavour has given hope to an 11-year old visually impaired Liberian whose musical talent was overlooked until he meet his idol, who featured him in the song "Most High."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mining Firms Must Prioritise Host Communities

[The Herald] Recommendations by the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Indigenisation and Empowerment for the amendment of the country’s indigenisation law to insert a requirement that compels mining firms to contribute at least 25 percent of pledges…

[The Herald] Recommendations by the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Indigenisation and Empowerment for the amendment of the country's indigenisation law to insert a requirement that compels mining firms to contribute at least 25 percent of pledges to Community Share Ownership Trusts to facilitate their speedy set up is spot on and should be implemented as soon as possible.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Brexit – Southern African Customs Union Trade With UK Not to Be Disrupted

[Daily Maverick] UK and Southern African Customs Union (SACU) trade ministers agreed on Wednesday to replicate southern Africa’s European Union trade deal in a new trade agreement that will have to be negotiated with Britain when it leaves the EU in Ap…

[Daily Maverick] UK and Southern African Customs Union (SACU) trade ministers agreed on Wednesday to replicate southern Africa's European Union trade deal in a new trade agreement that will have to be negotiated with Britain when it leaves the EU in April 2019. By PETER FABRICIUS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Polls Agency Not to Re-Tender Ballot Printing

[Capital FM] Nairobi -There was no time to waste as the Court of Appeal on Thursday got down to the business of deciding if the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission would have to re-tender the printing of presidential ballots for the August …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -There was no time to waste as the Court of Appeal on Thursday got down to the business of deciding if the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission would have to re-tender the printing of presidential ballots for the August 8 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Analysts Say Chaponda’s Arrest Is ‘Window Dressing’

[Nyasa Times] Local commentators have expressed some caution and reservations over the recent arrest of former Minister of Agriculture Honourable George Chaponda who has been charged with graft for allegedly profiting in a $35million maize import deal …

[Nyasa Times] Local commentators have expressed some caution and reservations over the recent arrest of former Minister of Agriculture Honourable George Chaponda who has been charged with graft for allegedly profiting in a $35million maize import deal from neighbouring Zambia, saying the arrest might be a sign of desperation, panic and "window dressing" on the part of authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Zuma Appointed Construction Company Ahead of Tender Process – Nkandla Hearings

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma appointed construction company Moneymine Enterprises long before the Department of Public Works was involved in the Nkandla tender process, the Nkandla disciplinary hearing heard on Thursday.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma appointed construction company Moneymine Enterprises long before the Department of Public Works was involved in the Nkandla tender process, the Nkandla disciplinary hearing heard on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa