President Barrow Receives Warm Welcome on Homecoming

[Deutsche Welle] Gambians have celebrated the arrival of their new President Adama Barrow after a post-election crisis forced him to flee. After two decades of rule under Jammeh, Barrow’s return signifies a new chapter for the country.

[Deutsche Welle] Gambians have celebrated the arrival of their new President Adama Barrow after a post-election crisis forced him to flee. After two decades of rule under Jammeh, Barrow's return signifies a new chapter for the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Meet ‘Granny’, The Smiley Old Dog Stealing Our Hearts

[News24Wire] What if Zimbabwe’s animal stories weren’t only about elephants and lions but about the myriad faithful crossbred dogs who live far from the country’s towns and cities?

[News24Wire] What if Zimbabwe's animal stories weren't only about elephants and lions but about the myriad faithful crossbred dogs who live far from the country's towns and cities?

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Officials Reveal Madonna Bid to Adopt Four-Year-Old Twin Girls

[Nyasa Times] Despite US pop star Madonna denying a report by Nyasa Times that she is in Malawi to adopt two children, spokespersons for the Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare and another for the Judiciary have confirmed finer …

[Nyasa Times] Despite US pop star Madonna denying a report by Nyasa Times that she is in Malawi to adopt two children, spokespersons for the Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare and another for the Judiciary have confirmed finer details that 58-year-old celebrity singer is trying to adopt four-year-old twin sisters from an orphanage.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Ekiti PDP Suspends Oguntuase, 2 Others Indefinitely

[Daily Trust] The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti, Mr Williams Ajayi, validated recently by the court, on Thursday announced the immediate suspension of his ousted rival , Mr Gboyega Oguntuase and two others from the party.

[Daily Trust] The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Ekiti, Mr Williams Ajayi, validated recently by the court, on Thursday announced the immediate suspension of his ousted rival , Mr Gboyega Oguntuase and two others from the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Power TV Reporter Demands Apology From Minister Nagbe

[Observer] Power TV Reporter Mrs. Estelle Liberty Kemoh, who was allegedly insulted verbally by Information Minister Eugene Nagbe during the reception following President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s Annual Address on Monday, has expressed disappointment wi…

[Observer] Power TV Reporter Mrs. Estelle Liberty Kemoh, who was allegedly insulted verbally by Information Minister Eugene Nagbe during the reception following President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's Annual Address on Monday, has expressed disappointment with the incident and is demanding an apology from the Minister.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Key Meeting Scheduled For Malawi, Tanzania to Settle Differences

[Daily News] Eight Tanzanians whom the Malawian government accuses of trespassing into the uranium mine will feature prominently in the Joint Permanent Commission of Cooperation (JPCC)’s meeting between the two neighbouring countries early next month.

[Daily News] Eight Tanzanians whom the Malawian government accuses of trespassing into the uranium mine will feature prominently in the Joint Permanent Commission of Cooperation (JPCC)'s meeting between the two neighbouring countries early next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Makerere to Build Shs70 Billion Innovations Hub

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere University Holdings Company has secured two acres of land within the university to construct the Emmanuel Mutebile Centre of Excellence to process and refine innovations and ideas.

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere University Holdings Company has secured two acres of land within the university to construct the Emmanuel Mutebile Centre of Excellence to process and refine innovations and ideas.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Civil Society Faults Govt On Budget Implementation

[Monitor] Kampala -As Parliament peruses the proposed 2017/18 Budget, activists in civil society have expressed concern over government’s failure to implement national budgets despite good budgetary allocations.

[Monitor] Kampala -As Parliament peruses the proposed 2017/18 Budget, activists in civil society have expressed concern over government's failure to implement national budgets despite good budgetary allocations.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda