An Agenda for the Weah Administration

[New Dawn] A local anti-corruption watchdog, Center for Transparency and Accountability in Liberia or CENTAL has put forward an eight-count agenda for the George Weah-led administration to urgently address in fighting the culture of impunity in the cou…

[New Dawn] A local anti-corruption watchdog, Center for Transparency and Accountability in Liberia or CENTAL has put forward an eight-count agenda for the George Weah-led administration to urgently address in fighting the culture of impunity in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Revision Not Cancellation

[New Dawn] The House Chairperson on Judiciary, Cllr. Jonathan Fonati Koffa says that the revision of all concession agreements as requested by President George Manneh Weah does not in any way suggest that those agreements will be canceled by the govern…

[New Dawn] The House Chairperson on Judiciary, Cllr. Jonathan Fonati Koffa says that the revision of all concession agreements as requested by President George Manneh Weah does not in any way suggest that those agreements will be canceled by the government as being perceived by many Liberians.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

MTN Targets U.S.$1 Billion From Nigeria, Ghana Listings

[Guardian] Telecommunications, giant, MTN plans to raise $1 billion through its proposed listing on the Nigeria and Ghana stock exchanges later in the year.Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE), Kofi Yamoah, said MTN Ghana would off…

[Guardian] Telecommunications, giant, MTN plans to raise $1 billion through its proposed listing on the Nigeria and Ghana stock exchanges later in the year.Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE), Kofi Yamoah, said MTN Ghana would officially introduce 35 per cent of its capital into the GSE by the end of first quarter (Q1) 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Chinese Man Faces Trial On Wildlife Charges

[Namibian] A Chinese businessman charged with illegally dealing in elephant tusks and possessing other wildlife products is due to go on trial with two Namibian co-accused in the Windhoek Regional Court in November.

[Namibian] A Chinese businessman charged with illegally dealing in elephant tusks and possessing other wildlife products is due to go on trial with two Namibian co-accused in the Windhoek Regional Court in November.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ruling Party Woos Electorate

[The Herald] Zanu-PF Women’s League has pledged to regain the respect of the electorate that was lost during the past years due to mistakes made by former president Robert Mugabe.

[The Herald] Zanu-PF Women's League has pledged to regain the respect of the electorate that was lost during the past years due to mistakes made by former president Robert Mugabe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

N3.5 Billion – Patience Jonathan Wants 3 Bank CEOs Jailed

[Daily Trust] Former first lady, Patience Jonathan has asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to commit the Chief Executive Officers of three banks to prison over the order de-freezing her foundation’s accounts with the banks.

[Daily Trust] Former first lady, Patience Jonathan has asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to commit the Chief Executive Officers of three banks to prison over the order de-freezing her foundation's accounts with the banks.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Name and Shame Nurses With Bad Attitudes’

[Namibian] Deputy permanent secretary in the Ministry of Health and Social Services, Bertha Katjivena has urged members of the public to “name and shame” healthcare workers with bad attitudes.

[Namibian] Deputy permanent secretary in the Ministry of Health and Social Services, Bertha Katjivena has urged members of the public to "name and shame" healthcare workers with bad attitudes.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Jordan Hails Zifa, Safa Relations

[The Herald] South African Football Association president Danny Jordaan has revealed that relations between his organisation and ZIFA are at an all-time high and poised to even grow more as the two bodies seek to also use their cordial relations to dev…

[The Herald] South African Football Association president Danny Jordaan has revealed that relations between his organisation and ZIFA are at an all-time high and poised to even grow more as the two bodies seek to also use their cordial relations to develop the game in Southern Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Appraising the ‘Not Too Young to Run’ Campaign

[Guardian] Most people say politics is a dirty game, but the truth of the matter is that, for better or for worse, decisions made by politicians affect our lives. Their decisions could mean there is more money in our bank accounts, and it could also me…

[Guardian] Most people say politics is a dirty game, but the truth of the matter is that, for better or for worse, decisions made by politicians affect our lives. Their decisions could mean there is more money in our bank accounts, and it could also mean premature death for some of us if, for instance, they plunge our nation into a state of war! Because of the enormous powers wielded by politicians, not least the elected ones, it would be foolish not to be interested in the sanity and maturity of their members. It is

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria