6,000kg of Plastic Waste Collected Along Kenya’s South Coast in Clean-Up Exercise

[Capital FM] Kwale -Over 6,000kg of plastic waste was collected on Saturday along the Kenyan coastal strip in an effort to reduce the amount of plastic waste dumped into the ocean.

[Capital FM] Kwale -Over 6,000kg of plastic waste was collected on Saturday along the Kenyan coastal strip in an effort to reduce the amount of plastic waste dumped into the ocean.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

CMA Congratulates 2017 Comrades Champ On Two KZN Sport Awards

[News24Wire] The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has congratulated its 2017 Men’s Champ, Bongmusa Mthembu , who scooped two top awards at the 2017 KZN Sport Awards in Durban on Friday.

[News24Wire] The Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has congratulated its 2017 Men's Champ, Bongmusa Mthembu , who scooped two top awards at the 2017 KZN Sport Awards in Durban on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government to Roll Out Dual Citizenship Registration in Diaspora

[Independent (Kampala)] Godfrey Ssali -The government through the Ministries of Internal Affairs and Foreign Affairs will roll out the registration of Ugandans living in the diaspora for dual citizenship.

[Independent (Kampala)] Godfrey Ssali -The government through the Ministries of Internal Affairs and Foreign Affairs will roll out the registration of Ugandans living in the diaspora for dual citizenship.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Promoting African Football – Chinese Firm Engages Ex-German Star for Kenyan Tour

[Cameroon Tribune] In a bid to promote the development of football in Kenya, major Chinese media company, StarTimes, is organizing a tour of the country by former German captain, Lothar Matthäus. Matthäus will be in Kenya on September 19 and 20, 2017 as part of the “Bundesliga Legends Tour”, jointly organised by StarTimes and Bundesliga. The forthcoming trip is sequel to the Legends Tour of Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya in December 2016 by former Nigerian stars, Jay-Jay Okocha and Sunday Oliseh.

[Cameroon Tribune] In a bid to promote the development of football in Kenya, major Chinese media company, StarTimes, is organizing a tour of the country by former German captain, Lothar Matthäus. Matthäus will be in Kenya on September 19 and 20, 2017 as part of the "Bundesliga Legends Tour", jointly organised by StarTimes and Bundesliga. The forthcoming trip is sequel to the Legends Tour of Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya in December 2016 by former Nigerian stars, Jay-Jay Okocha and Sunday Oliseh.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

High Level Global Fund Delegation Concludes Mission to Liberia

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The High Level Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (TGF) Delegation has concluded an eight day official mission to Liberia.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The High Level Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (TGF) Delegation has concluded an eight day official mission to Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Money, People and Politics – Sad Political Life of Mills Jones

[FrontPageAfrica] In politics, there remains a strange relationship people, power and money. And it seems that candidacy of Joseph Mills Jones highlights this strange relationship in a rather glaring and lucid manner.

[FrontPageAfrica] In politics, there remains a strange relationship people, power and money. And it seems that candidacy of Joseph Mills Jones highlights this strange relationship in a rather glaring and lucid manner.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Presidential Power Transfer in Liberian History, Joseph Jenkins Roberts to Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

[FrontPageAfrica] In the midst of the current 2017 elections season I have read many flippant remarks about the imminent peaceful transfer of Presidential power as a first in Liberian history. No doubt the memory of the bulk of the present “youth bulge…

[FrontPageAfrica] In the midst of the current 2017 elections season I have read many flippant remarks about the imminent peaceful transfer of Presidential power as a first in Liberian history. No doubt the memory of the bulk of the present "youth bulge" generation is conveniently limited to the recent past. But then I read an interview by the celebrated author Helene Cooper that went like this:

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Armed Forces of Liberia Rescues Flood Victims in Margibi County

[FrontPageAfrica] Kakata -The Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) in a time sensitive manner on Thursday, September 14, 2017, through a deployed section of the Liberian Coast Guard (LCG), successfully ferried approximately 200 trapped individuals, mainly chi…

[FrontPageAfrica] Kakata -The Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL) in a time sensitive manner on Thursday, September 14, 2017, through a deployed section of the Liberian Coast Guard (LCG), successfully ferried approximately 200 trapped individuals, mainly children, women and the elderly, who had been cutoff in a flooded Dennisville Community in Central Kakata City.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia