‘There Is Fear. Everybody Is Fearful’

[Deutsche Welle] In two weeks time, President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia faces a deadline to hand over power to his elected successor. If he misses it, he faces the threat of a military intervention by regional ECOWAS forces.

[Deutsche Welle] In two weeks time, President Yahya Jammeh of Gambia faces a deadline to hand over power to his elected successor. If he misses it, he faces the threat of a military intervention by regional ECOWAS forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Four Suspects Arrested in Musina Following Kidnapping

[SAPS] An Intelligence Driven Operation was conducted by the Crime Intelligence, Makhado K9 Unit and Makhado ClusterTask Team at Musina town following a kidnapping incident which occurred at Beitbridge Border Post in the Musina Policing area.

[SAPS] An Intelligence Driven Operation was conducted by the Crime Intelligence, Makhado K9 Unit and Makhado ClusterTask Team at Musina town following a kidnapping incident which occurred at Beitbridge Border Post in the Musina Policing area.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cape Fires Close in On Historic Lourensford Wine Farm

[News24Wire] The historic Lourensford Estate, owned by retail giant Christo Wiese, was under threat on Friday as high winds swept fires closer to the famous wine farm and tourist stop near Somerset West.

[News24Wire] The historic Lourensford Estate, owned by retail giant Christo Wiese, was under threat on Friday as high winds swept fires closer to the famous wine farm and tourist stop near Somerset West.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why Doctors Rejected Govt’s Pay Offer

[East African] Kenyan doctors have rejected a recent pay rise offer by President Uhuru Kenyatta in his attempt to end the month-long strike that has paralysed operations in public hospitals countrywide.

[East African] Kenyan doctors have rejected a recent pay rise offer by President Uhuru Kenyatta in his attempt to end the month-long strike that has paralysed operations in public hospitals countrywide.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Violence Erupts As Ex-Soldiers Demand Pay

[Deutsche Welle] Gunfire was heard at three military camps in Ivory Coast as former fighters asked for back pay and bonuses. The violence was similar to a 2014 strike where former rebels made similar demands.

[Deutsche Welle] Gunfire was heard at three military camps in Ivory Coast as former fighters asked for back pay and bonuses. The violence was similar to a 2014 strike where former rebels made similar demands.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Liberia Lauds Outgoing Swedish Ambassador for Accomplishments

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded outgoing Swedish Ambassador to Liberia, Her Excellency, Lena Nordström for the many accomplishments during her tenure here in Liberia, especially in the areas of agriculture, education, gender, economic cooperation, security sector, SDGs and bided her farewell.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded outgoing Swedish Ambassador to Liberia, Her Excellency, Lena Nordström for the many accomplishments during her tenure here in Liberia, especially in the areas of agriculture, education, gender, economic cooperation, security sector, SDGs and bided her farewell.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Women Group Dissatisfied Over Selection of Csos for Civic Voters Education

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A consortium of women groups have expressed dissatisfaction over being left out of the civic voters education exercise recently commissioned by the National Elections Commission (NEC).

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -A consortium of women groups have expressed dissatisfaction over being left out of the civic voters education exercise recently commissioned by the National Elections Commission (NEC).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Elections Coordinating Committee Prepares to Observe Voter Registration

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In preparation to observe the Voter Registration Process, the Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) organized two stakeholders’ engagement to validate its observation deployment and communications strategies, on December 28…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In preparation to observe the Voter Registration Process, the Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) organized two stakeholders' engagement to validate its observation deployment and communications strategies, on December 28 and 29, 2016, respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Council of West African Churches Condemns Ecowas Against Jammeh

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Group of religious leaders in West Africa has called on ECOWAS not to use any military means to unseat the defeated Gambian leader Yayah Jammeh.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Group of religious leaders in West Africa has called on ECOWAS not to use any military means to unseat the defeated Gambian leader Yayah Jammeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia