Arcelormittal Liberia Under House Probe

[Observer] The Plenary of the House of Representatives has mandated the committees on Lands, Mines and Energy; the Judiciary, Investment, and Labor to investigate Arcelor Mittal Liberia Limited over allegations of disrespect to members of the 54th Legi…

[Observer] The Plenary of the House of Representatives has mandated the committees on Lands, Mines and Energy; the Judiciary, Investment, and Labor to investigate Arcelor Mittal Liberia Limited over allegations of disrespect to members of the 54th Legislature, allegedly bad social and environmental agreement and bad labor practices at the company's operation area.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Shrinking Freedom Spaces in Tanzania

[Citizen] In a recent book examining the state of democracy in East Africa in 2015 it was established that the year was one of sustained democratic recession across the region. The reason for this dreadful state of affairs was found to hinge around the…

[Citizen] In a recent book examining the state of democracy in East Africa in 2015 it was established that the year was one of sustained democratic recession across the region. The reason for this dreadful state of affairs was found to hinge around the failure of democratic consolidation.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

State Calls for Convicted Racist to Be Jailed

[News24Wire] Former real estate agent Vicki Momberg should be sentenced to direct imprisonment, without the option of a fine, the State has argued in the Randburg Magistrate’s Court.

[News24Wire] Former real estate agent Vicki Momberg should be sentenced to direct imprisonment, without the option of a fine, the State has argued in the Randburg Magistrate's Court.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

House Extols UNMIL Ahead of March 31 Departure

[Observer] Ahead of the final departure of the United Nations Mission in Liberia on March 31, after 15 years in the country, the House of Representatives of the 54th Legislature, through a joint resolution has acknowledged UNMIL for its enormous contri…

[Observer] Ahead of the final departure of the United Nations Mission in Liberia on March 31, after 15 years in the country, the House of Representatives of the 54th Legislature, through a joint resolution has acknowledged UNMIL for its enormous contributions towards the country's peace and development.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Magufuli to Swear in Former IGP Mangu, Maj Gen Mumwi As Ambassadors

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli is today (Wednesday, March 21) expected to swear in Mr Ernest Mangu and retired Major General Simon Mumwi as ambassadors, the State House has said.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli is today (Wednesday, March 21) expected to swear in Mr Ernest Mangu and retired Major General Simon Mumwi as ambassadors, the State House has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Classes Suspended As Students, University Security Clash At UKZN

[News24Wire] The academic programme at the University of KwaZulu-Natal has been suspended following violent clashes between campus security and students on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] The academic programme at the University of KwaZulu-Natal has been suspended following violent clashes between campus security and students on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Free State Farm Manager Stabbed to Death, Wife Allegedly Raped

[News24Wire] Two men stabbed a 40-year-old farm manager to death and allegedly raped his wife at their home on a farm outside Ladybrand in the Free State, police said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Two men stabbed a 40-year-old farm manager to death and allegedly raped his wife at their home on a farm outside Ladybrand in the Free State, police said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa