A Reminder of Conduct to Candidates and Their Supporters During the Campaign

[Foroyaa] The Law forbids the use of insulting language and assaulting political opponents during campaign. The code of ethics prepared by the IEC and the inter-party Memorandum of Understanding endorse this position.

[Foroyaa] The Law forbids the use of insulting language and assaulting political opponents during campaign. The code of ethics prepared by the IEC and the inter-party Memorandum of Understanding endorse this position.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

President Barrow Wants Everybody Back Home

[Foroyaa] The President of the Republic, Mr. Adama Barrow has returned to the Gambia on Friday evening, 17th Marchafter concluding a 3 day working visit in France and Belgium. The tour enables him to encourage Gambians in Europe to come back and develo…

[Foroyaa] The President of the Republic, Mr. Adama Barrow has returned to the Gambia on Friday evening, 17th Marchafter concluding a 3 day working visit in France and Belgium. The tour enables him to encourage Gambians in Europe to come back and develop the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

China Ready to Make Renewed Contributions to CAR Peace

[Focac] United Nations -A Chinese envoy to the UN said Thursday that China is ready to make renewed contributions to peace in the Central African Republic (CAR).

[Focac] United Nations -A Chinese envoy to the UN said Thursday that China is ready to make renewed contributions to peace in the Central African Republic (CAR).

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Kenya and Mongolia Sign MoU to Promote Sustainable Finance

[PR Newswire] Nairobi -Kenya Banking Association (KBA) and the Mongolian Bankers Association (MBA), members of the IFC-supported Sustainable Banking Network (SBN), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to advance environmental and social risk mana…

[PR Newswire] Nairobi -Kenya Banking Association (KBA) and the Mongolian Bankers Association (MBA), members of the IFC-supported Sustainable Banking Network (SBN), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to advance environmental and social risk management and sustainable financing practices for the Kenyan and Mongolian banking sector. The signing ceremony took place during the sustainable finance related learning visit of the MBA representatives to Nairobi, facilitated and supported by the Dutch development bank FMO and IFC.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

The View That ‘419’ Makes Nigeria a Global Cybercrime Player Is Misplaced

[The Conversation Africa] The contemptuous label of “cyber-criminals” is the figurative sword with which the Nigerian image is generally being hacked and left for dead. According to Professor Biko Agozino of Virginia Tech university,

[The Conversation Africa] The contemptuous label of "cyber-criminals" is the figurative sword with which the Nigerian image is generally being hacked and left for dead. According to Professor Biko Agozino of Virginia Tech university,

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two Very Different Responses to Uber – Kenya and South Africa

[The Conversation Africa] Entry of the mobile technology ride-sharing service, Uber, into passenger transport markets across the world has brought disruptive competition with substantial benefits to consumers. Africa is no exception.

[The Conversation Africa] Entry of the mobile technology ride-sharing service, Uber, into passenger transport markets across the world has brought disruptive competition with substantial benefits to consumers. Africa is no exception.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sassa Warns Workers Not to Strike

[GroundUp] Amidst public concern over the payment of social grants to millions of South African Security Agency (SASSA) beneficiaries on 1 April, staff have been cautioned not to join National Education Health and Allied Workers’ Union (NEHAWU) if it g…

[GroundUp] Amidst public concern over the payment of social grants to millions of South African Security Agency (SASSA) beneficiaries on 1 April, staff have been cautioned not to join National Education Health and Allied Workers' Union (NEHAWU) if it goes on strike on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa