Jammeh Exit Good Riddance for Gambian People, Africa

[Citizen] At last, the erstwhile Gambian President Yahya Jammeh did succumb to international pressure and left the presidential palace and go to exile to allow Mr Adama Barrow, who defeated him in last year’s December 1 election, to take over. It is go…

[Citizen] At last, the erstwhile Gambian President Yahya Jammeh did succumb to international pressure and left the presidential palace and go to exile to allow Mr Adama Barrow, who defeated him in last year's December 1 election, to take over. It is good riddance for the Gambian people and for Africa. Yes, the despot had reduced himself to an embarrassment for the Continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Owner Arrested After Drug Bust At Cape Town Petrol Station

[News24Wire] A petrol filling station owner and seven others were arrested on Saturday when 2 000 units of drugs were found in a storeroom at a Gugulethu garage, Western Cape police have confirmed.

[News24Wire] A petrol filling station owner and seven others were arrested on Saturday when 2 000 units of drugs were found in a storeroom at a Gugulethu garage, Western Cape police have confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Roll Out of Revised Education System to Begin in May

[Nation] The new education system developed to replace the discredited 8-4-4 could finally be implemented in May on a pilot basis in lower primary schools, documents seen by the Sunday Nation reveal.

[Nation] The new education system developed to replace the discredited 8-4-4 could finally be implemented in May on a pilot basis in lower primary schools, documents seen by the Sunday Nation reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Strikes Deal With Djibouti to Back Amina Mohamed for AU Post

[Nation] Kenya has reached out to Djibouti for a compromise that would see the Horn of Africa Country support Foreign Affairs CS Amina Mohamed for the post of African Union Commission chairperson.

[Nation] Kenya has reached out to Djibouti for a compromise that would see the Horn of Africa Country support Foreign Affairs CS Amina Mohamed for the post of African Union Commission chairperson.

source: AllAfrica News: Djibouti

Harare in Deep Water Over Typhoid Outbreak

[Daily Maverick] A typhoid outbreak in the Zimbabwean capital has so far claimed two lives, with authorities taking steps to prevent further deaths. But as long-suffering Harare residents well know, chronic failures in providing water and sanitation ha…

[Daily Maverick] A typhoid outbreak in the Zimbabwean capital has so far claimed two lives, with authorities taking steps to prevent further deaths. But as long-suffering Harare residents well know, chronic failures in providing water and sanitation have turned some areas of the city into a toxic breeding ground for disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe