President-Elect George Weah Promises Pro-Poor Public Governance

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia’s President-elect, George Manneh Weah, has assured Liberians that transforming the lives of all Liberians would be the “singular mission and focus of my presidency”.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberia's President-elect, George Manneh Weah, has assured Liberians that transforming the lives of all Liberians would be the "singular mission and focus of my presidency".

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

State of Emergency Declared in North Kordufan and Kassala States

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher, issued, Saturday Republican Decree, declaring a six month-state of emergency in North Kordufn and Kassala states.

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher, issued, Saturday Republican Decree, declaring a six month-state of emergency in North Kordufn and Kassala states.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Hangman’s Job to Be Filled

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government will soon call for people to apply to be the state’s executioner in a country where employment is hard to find as Presidential adviser on local policies Hetherwick Ntaba is lobbying for the application of a death sentenc…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government will soon call for people to apply to be the state's executioner in a country where employment is hard to find as Presidential adviser on local policies Hetherwick Ntaba is lobbying for the application of a death sentence to people convicted of murdering persons with albinism.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mutharika Says No State Capture in Asians Dominating Malawi Govt Procurement

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika has denied the existence of state capture when he downplayed racial tensions, linked to the Malawian Asians’ economic dominance, saying he had no direct knowledge of corruption.

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika has denied the existence of state capture when he downplayed racial tensions, linked to the Malawian Asians' economic dominance, saying he had no direct knowledge of corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Breaking – Several Injured in Joburg Shopping Mall Roof Collapse

[News24Wire] An estimated 300 people were evacuated from Trade Route Mall in Lenasia, south of Johannesburg, after large sections of the building’s roof collapsed during a huge downpour in the area.

[News24Wire] An estimated 300 people were evacuated from Trade Route Mall in Lenasia, south of Johannesburg, after large sections of the building's roof collapsed during a huge downpour in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

PDP Speaks On Buhari’s Controversial Board Appointments

[Premium Times] The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Saturday described as an unpardonable national embarrassment, the appointment of deceased persons as members of various federal boards by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration.

[Premium Times] The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Saturday described as an unpardonable national embarrassment, the appointment of deceased persons as members of various federal boards by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria