‘CBL Will Stand for Women’s Inclusion At All Levels of the Economy’

[Observer] Milton A. Weeks, Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has said the bank will continue to push for women’s inclusion at all levels and sectors of the economy by ensuring female representation internally at the senior management level…

[Observer] Milton A. Weeks, Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) has said the bank will continue to push for women's inclusion at all levels and sectors of the economy by ensuring female representation internally at the senior management level and up to CBL's Board.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Retired Judge Orders Compensation, Rebukes South African Health Officials

[The Conversation Africa] Seldom is one moved emotionally when reading a legal document. But the opening paragraph of the arbitration award by retired Justice Dikgang Moseneke in the case of the deaths of 144 mental health patients in South Africa evok…

[The Conversation Africa] Seldom is one moved emotionally when reading a legal document. But the opening paragraph of the arbitration award by retired Justice Dikgang Moseneke in the case of the deaths of 144 mental health patients in South Africa evoked strong feelings. It read:

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UN, EU Say Food Insecurity Worsens in Northeastern Nigeria, Somalia Others

[Vanguard] The food security of around 124 million people worldwide was under acute threat at the end of last year, mostly because of worsening conflicts and drought, the UN and EU said Thursday.

[Vanguard] The food security of around 124 million people worldwide was under acute threat at the end of last year, mostly because of worsening conflicts and drought, the UN and EU said Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Makhura Faces Second Motion of No Confidence Over Life Esidimeni

[News24Wire] The DA has filed a notice of intent to bring a motion of no confidence against Gauteng Premier David Makhura and his entire cabinet over the Life Esidimeni tragedy.

[News24Wire] The DA has filed a notice of intent to bring a motion of no confidence against Gauteng Premier David Makhura and his entire cabinet over the Life Esidimeni tragedy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

For Victims of the Ituri Conflict’s Sexual Violence, Aid Is Scarce

[IRIN] Kyangwali -Around 8pm one January night, the bullets started flying through the village of Blukwa, in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s Ituri Province. It was just one incident in a wave of violence that has flared up in the region in recent mo…

[IRIN] Kyangwali -Around 8pm one January night, the bullets started flying through the village of Blukwa, in the Democratic Republic of Congo's Ituri Province. It was just one incident in a wave of violence that has flared up in the region in recent months, forcing tens of thousands of people to flee.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa