Representative Abraham Corneh Accused of Instigating Electoral Violence

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A group, under the banner team MUKA in support of the representative bid of Kerkulah Muka Kamara has accused Montserrado County electoral District #14 Representative Abraham V. Corneh of instigating electoral violence and in…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A group, under the banner team MUKA in support of the representative bid of Kerkulah Muka Kamara has accused Montserrado County electoral District #14 Representative Abraham V. Corneh of instigating electoral violence and injuring two of its members.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Arrest of Cop-Turned-Robber Leads to Discovery of Smuggled Police Rifle Under Mattress

[News24Wire] A robbery at a shop in Delft – an area about 25km from the Cape Town city centre – on Wednesday has led police to uncovering that a constable was allegedly involved in the crime and was keeping an official R5 rifle hidden under a mattress …

[News24Wire] A robbery at a shop in Delft - an area about 25km from the Cape Town city centre - on Wednesday has led police to uncovering that a constable was allegedly involved in the crime and was keeping an official R5 rifle hidden under a mattress at a friend's home.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Monusco Deploys Troops to Protect Civilian in Uvira

[Monusco] KINSHASA, Sep. 28, 2017 – In response to clashes between presumed armed groups and the Congolese national army (FARDC) in the area of Uvira (South Kivu province), the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republi…

[Monusco] KINSHASA, Sep. 28, 2017 - In response to clashes between presumed armed groups and the Congolese national army (FARDC) in the area of Uvira (South Kivu province), the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) yesterday rapidly deployed troops in order to deter any attack to the city and to avoid the escalation of the conflict. MONUSCO Deputy Force Commander is on the site in order to oversee the situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Why Retain the Law That Kills Women

[CSJNews] Abortion. The proverbial hot potato. The elephant in the room. The ancient-old practice. The issue some choose to hate. The word others tremble to mention. The secret killer of women and girls.

[CSJNews] Abortion. The proverbial hot potato. The elephant in the room. The ancient-old practice. The issue some choose to hate. The word others tremble to mention. The secret killer of women and girls.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Time to Decriminalize Draconian Abortion Law

[CSJNews] Blantyre -As the world celebrates the International Safe Abortion Day on Thursday, 28 September, we, at the Centre for Solutions Journalism (CSJ) call on the Malawi government to decriminalise abortion, provide access to safe abortion service…

[CSJNews] Blantyre -As the world celebrates the International Safe Abortion Day on Thursday, 28 September, we, at the Centre for Solutions Journalism (CSJ) call on the Malawi government to decriminalise abortion, provide access to safe abortion services and end stigma and discrimination towards women who choose to terminate unintended pregnancies.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Weah, Others Strategize

[NEWS] With twelve days to the Presidential and Legislative Elections, the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) through its standard bearer, George M. Weah, has begun putting in place strategies with three other political parties to ensure that the op…

[NEWS] With twelve days to the Presidential and Legislative Elections, the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) through its standard bearer, George M. Weah, has begun putting in place strategies with three other political parties to ensure that the opposition wins the October elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Weah Holds Talks With EU

[NEWS] The standard bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) must have had a genuine reason why he didn’t attend recent political debate in Monrovia. His absence sparked criticisms from supporters of other political parties, who claimed that…

[NEWS] The standard bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) must have had a genuine reason why he didn't attend recent political debate in Monrovia. His absence sparked criticisms from supporters of other political parties, who claimed that the opposition leader appears to be afraid to discuss some national issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia