Schools Without Dignity – Lessons of Michael Komape’s Death Not Learnt By Limpopo Education Department

[Daily Maverick] Details of the tragic death of Michael Komape have been aired in court over the past weeks, shocking the country. Aged 5, Michael drowned in a pit latrine at his rural school in Polokwane, Limpopo. It appears though that his undignifie…

[Daily Maverick] Details of the tragic death of Michael Komape have been aired in court over the past weeks, shocking the country. Aged 5, Michael drowned in a pit latrine at his rural school in Polokwane, Limpopo. It appears though that his undignified death has not served as a wake-up call - the provincial education department has still failed to provide proper water and sanitation and infrastructure in its schools. By ORATENG LEPODISE.

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Bulk Procurement System Decreases Fertiliser Prices

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Fertiliser Regulatory Authority (TFRA) has cautioned government to ensure it sets a proper arrangement for distributors to transport the commodity that will be imported through the newly introduced Bulk Procurement…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Fertiliser Regulatory Authority (TFRA) has cautioned government to ensure it sets a proper arrangement for distributors to transport the commodity that will be imported through the newly introduced Bulk Procurement System (BPS) in to avoid price speculations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

President Farmajo Says His Govt Is Committed to Rebuilding SNA

[Shabelle] The President of the Federal Government of Somalia, H.E. Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed “Farmaajo” convened the Somalia Security Conference in Mogadishu with representatives of the Federal Member States of Somalia and the Benadir Regional Adminis…

[Shabelle] The President of the Federal Government of Somalia, H.E. Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed "Farmaajo" convened the Somalia Security Conference in Mogadishu with representatives of the Federal Member States of Somalia and the Benadir Regional Administration. The conference was co-convened by the United Nations and the African Union, and attended by 29 of Somalia's friends and partners.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

President Inaugurates QCity, Launches QTV

[Foroyaa] The President of the Republic Adama Barrow, on Thursday 30th November 2017, officially opened QCity and launched QTV, at a colourful ceremony held in Bijilo. QCity which is part of the QGroup family of businesses operated by Muhammed Jah, is …

[Foroyaa] The President of the Republic Adama Barrow, on Thursday 30th November 2017, officially opened QCity and launched QTV, at a colourful ceremony held in Bijilo. QCity which is part of the QGroup family of businesses operated by Muhammed Jah, is the Gambia's first multipurpose recreation center that offers activities for children and adults of all ages. QCity is fully equipped with the world's state of the art facilities, where people can spend time with their loved ones. Inside QCity, is the first privately o

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Protesters March to Demand Evacuation of Migrants From Libya

[Foroyaa] Hundreds of Gambians have held a protest march on 2nd December 2017, demanding the urgent evacuation of Gambian migrants from Libya, back to their homeland. The procession began at Palma Rima Hotel Junction and ended at the African Centre for…

[Foroyaa] Hundreds of Gambians have held a protest march on 2nd December 2017, demanding the urgent evacuation of Gambian migrants from Libya, back to their homeland. The procession began at Palma Rima Hotel Junction and ended at the African Centre for Democracy and Human Rights Studies, along the Bertil Harding Highway. The protesters called on the Government of Adama Barrow to do everything possible, to evacuate their Gambian brothers and sisters who are suffering because they are held against their will in Libya.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Gambia Takes Step Towards Media Pluralism in the TV Sector

[Foroyaa] On Friday, President Barrow inaugurated the first ever privately owned television station in The Gambia. This marks an important step in the development of the media in The Gambia. The public now have the choice to view the Gambian television…

[Foroyaa] On Friday, President Barrow inaugurated the first ever privately owned television station in The Gambia. This marks an important step in the development of the media in The Gambia. The public now have the choice to view the Gambian television station of their choice.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

‘Coalition 2016’ Commemorate Election Victory

[Foroyaa] Thousands of Coalition 2016 militants, supporters and sympatisers, yesterday assembled at the buffer zone to commemorate the first anniversary of the 2016 Coalition landslide victory, during last December’s 2016 presidential polls. The celebr…

[Foroyaa] Thousands of Coalition 2016 militants, supporters and sympatisers, yesterday assembled at the buffer zone to commemorate the first anniversary of the 2016 Coalition landslide victory, during last December's 2016 presidential polls. The celebration was attended by the president and his family, senior government officials, foreign diplomats, National Assembly members, supporters and well-wishers.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia