Police in Urgent Bid to Stop Strike Intimidation

[SAnews.gov.za] The South African Police Service (SAPS) will today bring an urgent court application to the Labour Court against the South African Police Union (SAPU) to prevent unlawful conduct by 10111 employees picketing outside the Midrand call cen…

[SAnews.gov.za] The South African Police Service (SAPS) will today bring an urgent court application to the Labour Court against the South African Police Union (SAPU) to prevent unlawful conduct by 10111 employees picketing outside the Midrand call centre.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ton-Up for Odwa As Sharks Head to Ellis Park

[News24Wire] Despite just a four-day turnaround between Currie Cup games against the Blue Bulls on Wednesday and the Golden Lions on Saturday, head coach Robert du Preez has largely stuck with the same team that did such outstanding duty against the Bu…

[News24Wire] Despite just a four-day turnaround between Currie Cup games against the Blue Bulls on Wednesday and the Golden Lions on Saturday, head coach Robert du Preez has largely stuck with the same team that did such outstanding duty against the Bulls.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Legislative Mercenarism – Aloysius Toe Condemns Liberia’s Supreme Court Impeachment Proceedings

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A recent petition by a handful of disgruntled lawmakers (Senators Dan Morais, Peter Coleman and Jim Tornolah, and Representatives George Mulbah and Numene Bartekwah), calling for the impeachment of three Associate Justices o…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A recent petition by a handful of disgruntled lawmakers (Senators Dan Morais, Peter Coleman and Jim Tornolah, and Representatives George Mulbah and Numene Bartekwah), calling for the impeachment of three Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of Liberia for judicial opinion which the Associate Justices recently rendered in the latest Code of Conduct case, is misguided, unthoughtful, violates Article 73 of the Liberian Constitution, and is reminiscent of political mercenerism - an attempt to arm-twist the

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia’s Problem – Not the People, but the System

[FrontPageAfrica] In 2005, when I was Program Assistant for the Concerned Christian Community, I accompanied representatives of some of our donors on a monitoring and evaluation trip to a town in Gbarpolu County.

[FrontPageAfrica] In 2005, when I was Program Assistant for the Concerned Christian Community, I accompanied representatives of some of our donors on a monitoring and evaluation trip to a town in Gbarpolu County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

The Tinkering Has Started Against Media Freedom in Post-Apartheid SA

[Daily Maverick] When it comes to media freedom – which is everyone’s freedom, we should never again have to use the fig leaf of “I didn’t know”. BY JOE THLOLOE, who addressed the recent event, The Gathering – Media Edition.

[Daily Maverick] When it comes to media freedom - which is everyone's freedom, we should never again have to use the fig leaf of "I didn't know". BY JOE THLOLOE, who addressed the recent event, The Gathering - Media Edition.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Supreme Court Under Fire – House Passes Resolution for Impeachment

[The Capitol Times] Members of the House plenary have unanimously voted in favor of the passage of a resolution for the impeachment of three Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of Liberia.

[The Capitol Times] Members of the House plenary have unanimously voted in favor of the passage of a resolution for the impeachment of three Associate Justices of the Supreme Court of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Snowe Cleared

[The Capitol Times] In its hearing of appeal filed by Montserrado County District 6 Representative Edwin M. Snowe, the Board of Commissioners of the National Elections Commission (NEC) has overturned earlier ruling which bars the lawmaker from contesti…

[The Capitol Times] In its hearing of appeal filed by Montserrado County District 6 Representative Edwin M. Snowe, the Board of Commissioners of the National Elections Commission (NEC) has overturned earlier ruling which bars the lawmaker from contesting the upcoming election on grounds that he could not establish domicile.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

CBL Enforces Requirement for Insurance Companies

[The Capitol Times] The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has stated that the ongoing implementation of the capital requirements for all licensed insurance companies operating in Liberia remains on course in line with the CBL regulation issued in 2015 and …

[The Capitol Times] The Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has stated that the ongoing implementation of the capital requirements for all licensed insurance companies operating in Liberia remains on course in line with the CBL regulation issued in 2015 and amended in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Six Red Cross Workers Killed in Renewed Clashes

[RFI] At least 30 civilians have been killed in renewed clashes in the Central African Republic. The death toll includes six Red Cross volunteers who were attending a crisis meeting at a health facility in the south-eastern town of Gambo.

[RFI] At least 30 civilians have been killed in renewed clashes in the Central African Republic. The death toll includes six Red Cross volunteers who were attending a crisis meeting at a health facility in the south-eastern town of Gambo.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

South Africa’s Poorest People Will Be Hit By Jacob Zuma’s Hollow Victory

[Democracy Works] Jacob Zuma may have survived a motion of no confidence in the South African Parliament, but the fierce battle over his leadership has damaged the chances of the African National Congress of winning the 2019 national election.

[Democracy Works] Jacob Zuma may have survived a motion of no confidence in the South African Parliament, but the fierce battle over his leadership has damaged the chances of the African National Congress of winning the 2019 national election.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa