Powerless UN, Helpless Government

[Deutsche Welle] UN peacekeepers have not adequately protected Central African citizens from brutal attacks. But Prime Minister Simplice Sarandji praised their mission in an exclusive DW interview and voiced hope for reconciliation.

[Deutsche Welle] UN peacekeepers have not adequately protected Central African citizens from brutal attacks. But Prime Minister Simplice Sarandji praised their mission in an exclusive DW interview and voiced hope for reconciliation.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

‘Mat-to-Mattress’

[New Republic] The Grand Old Party, True Whig Party, has catalogued that peace, progress and the from mat-to-mattress program as some of its many achievements since its establishment.

[New Republic] The Grand Old Party, True Whig Party, has catalogued that peace, progress and the from mat-to-mattress program as some of its many achievements since its establishment.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Nca Launches Two-Month Training Programme for National Service Personnel in Accra

[Ghana Govt.] A training programme for one hundred and seventy (170) personnel of the National Service Scheme (NSS) attached to the National Communications Authority (NCA) for the 2017/18 service year is underway in Accra.

[Ghana Govt.] A training programme for one hundred and seventy (170) personnel of the National Service Scheme (NSS) attached to the National Communications Authority (NCA) for the 2017/18 service year is underway in Accra.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Parliament Holds Stakeholder Meeting On Special Prosecutor Bill

[Ghana Govt.] A two-day stakeholder conference to solicit, and discuss perspectives of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) on the creation of the Office of the Special Prosecutor Bill, 2017 which is currently before Parliament has opened in Accra.

[Ghana Govt.] A two-day stakeholder conference to solicit, and discuss perspectives of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) on the creation of the Office of the Special Prosecutor Bill, 2017 which is currently before Parliament has opened in Accra.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

‘I Have Fought the Good Fight, I Have Finished the Race, I Have Kept the Faith’ – VP Foh Tells President Koroma During Presentation of Magazine

[Sierra Leone Government] Since he was appointed Vice President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Ambassador Dr Victor Bockarie Foh has been on top of his brief. He has proven his mettle as the President’s principal assistant as well as helping to bring…

[Sierra Leone Government] Since he was appointed Vice President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Ambassador Dr Victor Bockarie Foh has been on top of his brief. He has proven his mettle as the President's principal assistant as well as helping to bring the All People's Congress closer to the people.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

No Time to Waste in Implementing Togo’s Reforms

[ISS] Weeks after their first protest on 19 August that led to two deaths, opposition parties in Togo continue to maintain pressure on the government. As a result of this and last month’s demonstrations by thousands of people in several cities and amon…

[ISS] Weeks after their first protest on 19 August that led to two deaths, opposition parties in Togo continue to maintain pressure on the government. As a result of this and last month's demonstrations by thousands of people in several cities and among the diaspora, the government adopted a draft of a consitutional reform bill on 5 September.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo

Carter Center Releases Statement On Liberia’s Pre – Election Activities

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As Liberia moves toward its third post-conflict election and a historic transfer of power, the Carter Center’s international election observation mission Tuesday released a statement on the process to date, which includes re…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -As Liberia moves toward its third post-conflict election and a historic transfer of power, the Carter Center's international election observation mission Tuesday released a statement on the process to date, which includes recommendations to ensurea peaceful, credible election.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

U.S.$150 Million Lost to Corruption At Tema Port Yearly – Govt

[Business Day] About $150 million is lost to corruption at the Tema Port alone every year, Information Minister Mustapha Hamid has revealed, saying the newly-introduced paperless system of collecting revenue at the port is meant to stem the haemorrhaging.

[Business Day] About $150 million is lost to corruption at the Tema Port alone every year, Information Minister Mustapha Hamid has revealed, saying the newly-introduced paperless system of collecting revenue at the port is meant to stem the haemorrhaging.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Peace Hyde Heads Forbes Africa’s Digital Media

[Business Day] The ABN Group owners of Forbes Africa and CNBC Africa platforms have appointed Peace Hyde as its new Head of Digital Media and Strategic Partnerships. Hyde will still be maintaining her current role as the West Africa Correspondent for t…

[Business Day] The ABN Group owners of Forbes Africa and CNBC Africa platforms have appointed Peace Hyde as its new Head of Digital Media and Strategic Partnerships. Hyde will still be maintaining her current role as the West Africa Correspondent for the leading business publication but will also head the new digital platform, www.ForbesAfrica.com and drive user

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

JKUAT Enters Partnership to Create Sustainable Startups

[CIO] A new partnership between JKUAT, World Best Friend and EMCAST (both of South Korea) has been formed in a bid to create sustainable startups in IT that create value and wealth for the youth of Kenya under a tripartite agreement.

[CIO] A new partnership between JKUAT, World Best Friend and EMCAST (both of South Korea) has been formed in a bid to create sustainable startups in IT that create value and wealth for the youth of Kenya under a tripartite agreement.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya