Over D120 Million EU Funded Project Launched

[Foroyaa] A 2.6 million Euro, equivalent to about D120 million Bio-fortification project funded by the European Union and to be implemented by United Purpose, formerly Concern Universal, has been launched on Tuesday 1 August 2017, at the Regional Educa…

[Foroyaa] A 2.6 million Euro, equivalent to about D120 million Bio-fortification project funded by the European Union and to be implemented by United Purpose, formerly Concern Universal, has been launched on Tuesday 1 August 2017, at the Regional Education Office in Brikama, West Coast Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Provincial Leader, Housing Activists Hold ‘Fruitful’ Meeting

[GroundUp] Reclaim the City (RTC) activists met with Premier Helen Zille on 3 August to discuss RTC’s objections to the application by the Province for rezoning of the Somerset Precinct. Earlier that day, at about 4am, the RTC members had protested out…

[GroundUp] Reclaim the City (RTC) activists met with Premier Helen Zille on 3 August to discuss RTC's objections to the application by the Province for rezoning of the Somerset Precinct. Earlier that day, at about 4am, the RTC members had protested outside her house.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Kenyatta Confident of Election Victory After Voting

[Kenya Presidency] Ichaweri -President Uhuru Kenyatta cast his vote at Mutomo Primary School in his birthplace of Gatundu, Kiambu County shortly after 11.30 am today, and voiced his confidence that Kenyans would hand him a new 5-year mandate to finish …

[Kenya Presidency] Ichaweri -President Uhuru Kenyatta cast his vote at Mutomo Primary School in his birthplace of Gatundu, Kiambu County shortly after 11.30 am today, and voiced his confidence that Kenyans would hand him a new 5-year mandate to finish the job.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chaos at Kariokor Polling Station Over Voting Delays

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Several voters at the Kariokor Social Hall polling station were hurt after police lobbed teargas and beat up voters in an effort to restore order at the polling station.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Several voters at the Kariokor Social Hall polling station were hurt after police lobbed teargas and beat up voters in an effort to restore order at the polling station.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Zuma ‘The Tsotsi’ Must Go – Opposition Parties Unite Over Call

[News24Wire] Speaker upon speaker addressed a massive crowd outside Parliament on Tuesday, saying President Jacob Zuma needed to step down or be forced out of his seat – this ahead of a vote of no confidence against him.

[News24Wire] Speaker upon speaker addressed a massive crowd outside Parliament on Tuesday, saying President Jacob Zuma needed to step down or be forced out of his seat - this ahead of a vote of no confidence against him.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Will Entebbe Talks Deliver Peace?

[East African] South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir and two factions of the warring parties agreed a fortnight ago to hold unification talks with various groups of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement mediated by Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni to e…

[East African] South Sudan's President Salva Kiir and two factions of the warring parties agreed a fortnight ago to hold unification talks with various groups of the Sudan People's Liberation Movement mediated by Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni to end divisions between leaders of the ruling party.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan