Red Flag Over Tema Akosombo Rail Line

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Tema. -The extension of the rail line from Tema to Akosombo would serve no meaningful purpose if attention is not given to dredging of key areas of the Volta Lake to enable the Volta Lake Transport Company (VLTC) to navigate all ye…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Tema. -The extension of the rail line from Tema to Akosombo would serve no meaningful purpose if attention is not given to dredging of key areas of the Volta Lake to enable the Volta Lake Transport Company (VLTC) to navigate all year-round.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Youth Advised to Be Ambassadors of Peace

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Ashaiman -Samuel Ojo, National Secretary for Youth Affairs Ghana United Nations Association (GUNA), has urged the youth to champion the need for peace in the society.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Ashaiman -Samuel Ojo, National Secretary for Youth Affairs Ghana United Nations Association (GUNA), has urged the youth to champion the need for peace in the society.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Konkomba Chief of Accra Speaks – On Sada, Foot Soldiers’ Excesses, Unity and Devt

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Konkomba Community Chief of Accra, Ubor Abraham Bio, has called for unity among youth of the Northern communities living in urban centres, particularly, neighbourhoods in Old Fadama, to put communal peace and unity first on the…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Konkomba Community Chief of Accra, Ubor Abraham Bio, has called for unity among youth of the Northern communities living in urban centres, particularly, neighbourhoods in Old Fadama, to put communal peace and unity first on their agenda as human beings and citizens living and working in Accra, to improve their lives and support their less fortunate relatives back home in the poverty-stricken communities up North.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Kenya to Flush Militants Out of Area Near Somali Border

[Shabelle] The Kenyan military on Sunday told residents who live close to Boni forest along the Kenyan coast to vacate the area within 48 hours in preparation for a heavy bombardment planned to wipe out al-Shabaab militants hiding within.

[Shabelle] The Kenyan military on Sunday told residents who live close to Boni forest along the Kenyan coast to vacate the area within 48 hours in preparation for a heavy bombardment planned to wipe out al-Shabaab militants hiding within.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Somali ‘Pirates’ 28-Year-Old Dies in Hospital

[Shabelle] A Somali national, part of the group convicted last week, died at JJ Hospital on Tuesday. Atoor Bashir Bare (28) was among the 27 “pirates” convicted on August 11 and sentenced to life imprisonment.

[Shabelle] A Somali national, part of the group convicted last week, died at JJ Hospital on Tuesday. Atoor Bashir Bare (28) was among the 27 "pirates" convicted on August 11 and sentenced to life imprisonment.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Al-Shabaab Militants Attack Key Town Near Somali Capital

[Shabelle] A fierce fighting broke out on Sunday night in Afgoye town, about 30Km northwest of the Somali capital, Mogadishu, after fighters from Al-Shabab have raided military barracks.

[Shabelle] A fierce fighting broke out on Sunday night in Afgoye town, about 30Km northwest of the Somali capital, Mogadishu, after fighters from Al-Shabab have raided military barracks.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Senior Delegation Attends Sworn in Ceremony of Rwandan President

[Shabait] Asmara -Senior Eritrean delegation comprising Eritrea’s Foreign Minister, Mr. Osman Saleh, Mr. Yemane Gebreab, Head of PFDJ Political Affairs and Mr. Hagos Gebrehiwet, Head of PFDJ Economic Affairs, has attended on 18 August at the sworn in o…

[Shabait] Asmara -Senior Eritrean delegation comprising Eritrea's Foreign Minister, Mr. Osman Saleh, Mr. Yemane Gebreab, Head of PFDJ Political Affairs and Mr. Hagos Gebrehiwet, Head of PFDJ Economic Affairs, has attended on 18 August at the sworn in of the President of Ruanda, Mr. Paul Kagame.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea