Ecowas Election Assistance Improving Polls With Integrity in West Africa

[Observer] A book on “A Decade of ECOWAS Electoral Assistance in West Africa” has been unveiled in Abuja by an official of the German Development Agency, GIZ, which provided funding for the publication, commending ECOWAS’ electoral assistance for addin…

[Observer] A book on "A Decade of ECOWAS Electoral Assistance in West Africa" has been unveiled in Abuja by an official of the German Development Agency, GIZ, which provided funding for the publication, commending ECOWAS' electoral assistance for adding value to elections in the region, a press release said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

NBA Launches $300 Million AfDB Fund for Niger Basin

[Guardian] The Niger Basin Authority (NBA) has launched a 300-million-dollar fund with the African Development Bank (AfDB) for technical and environmental studies to protect the basin from the consequences of climate change.

[Guardian] The Niger Basin Authority (NBA) has launched a 300-million-dollar fund with the African Development Bank (AfDB) for technical and environmental studies to protect the basin from the consequences of climate change.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Weah Returns From State Visit to Ivory Coast, Ghana

[New Dawn] President George Manneh Weah and his entourage have returned home after a four-day successful State visit to neighboring Ivory Coast and Ghana. Speaking to the press during his arrival at the Roberts International Airport (RIA) in Margibi Co…

[New Dawn] President George Manneh Weah and his entourage have returned home after a four-day successful State visit to neighboring Ivory Coast and Ghana. Speaking to the press during his arrival at the Roberts International Airport (RIA) in Margibi County, President Weah termed the trip as "successful", saying major developmental issues were discussed.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Kaduna LG Poll – APC Aspirants Protest Alleged Manipulation of Primaries

[Premium Times] Some councillorship aspirants in the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday staged a peaceful protest in Kaduna over alleged manipulation of the party’s local government primary elections in the state.

[Premium Times] Some councillorship aspirants in the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Wednesday staged a peaceful protest in Kaduna over alleged manipulation of the party's local government primary elections in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Burkina Faso Defeats Queen Scorpions

[The Point] Burkina Faso’s National Women team defeated Gambia’s Queen Scorpions on Friday prior to the crucial 2019 Africa Women cup of nation preliminary first 1st leg qualifiers at the Burkina national stadium in Ouagadougou.

[The Point] Burkina Faso's National Women team defeated Gambia's Queen Scorpions on Friday prior to the crucial 2019 Africa Women cup of nation preliminary first 1st leg qualifiers at the Burkina national stadium in Ouagadougou.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

France Intervention to Support Gambia Underway

[The Point] The French ambassador to Senegal overseeing The Gambia, His Excellency Christophe Bigot has told The Point’s Pa Modou Cham that France will be fully supporting The Gambia in many areas such as security, developments and bilaterally relations.

[The Point] The French ambassador to Senegal overseeing The Gambia, His Excellency Christophe Bigot has told The Point's Pa Modou Cham that France will be fully supporting The Gambia in many areas such as security, developments and bilaterally relations.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambia Beats Burkina Faso to Navigate to African Women’s Cup of Nations Qualifiers’ 2nd Round

[The Point] The Gambia Queen Scorpions yesterday defeated their West African counterparts Burkina Faso 2-1 at the Independence Stadium, in Bakau as they move to qualify for the African Women’s Cup of Nations Qualifiers’.

[The Point] The Gambia Queen Scorpions yesterday defeated their West African counterparts Burkina Faso 2-1 at the Independence Stadium, in Bakau as they move to qualify for the African Women's Cup of Nations Qualifiers'.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

Why Open Air Policy Could Be KQ’s Undoing

[Nation] At the Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of States and government of the African Union held in Addis Ababa, a key international legal instrument pertaining to the aviation industry on the continent was commissioned by the assembled.

[Nation] At the Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of States and government of the African Union held in Addis Ababa, a key international legal instrument pertaining to the aviation industry on the continent was commissioned by the assembled.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

U.S Congress Set to Vote On Resolution Supporting Human Rights in Ethiopia

[Addis Standard] The U.S. House of Representative is set to vote today on critical Ethiopia resolution 128 (HRes128), as per earlier announcement made by Rep. Mike Coffman of Colorado’s 6th district who has been at the forefront of introducing the reso…

[Addis Standard] The U.S. House of Representative is set to vote today on critical Ethiopia resolution 128 (HRes128), as per earlier announcement made by Rep. Mike Coffman of Colorado's 6th district who has been at the forefront of introducing the resolution.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia