UNFPA Donates Sanitary Items to Households Affected By Windstorm, Flood

[The Point] The UNFPA Assistant Country Representative, Momodou Mboge, yesterday presented over thousand dignity kits to the National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) for onward distribution to the affected victims of 2017 flash floods.

[The Point] The UNFPA Assistant Country Representative, Momodou Mboge, yesterday presented over thousand dignity kits to the National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) for onward distribution to the affected victims of 2017 flash floods.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Jazz Appreciation – the Amazing Bud Powell (Master of the Modern Jazz Piano)

[The Point] We continue to write about jazz because of a strong passion for the creative arts and music in particular. We also believe that the history of the African- American’s contribution to American culture should be made known for posterity. Jazz…

[The Point] We continue to write about jazz because of a strong passion for the creative arts and music in particular. We also believe that the history of the African- American's contribution to American culture should be made known for posterity. Jazz as we know it, is an American product and the only original export of America to the outside world. We chose jazz as our subject matter because it is all encompassing and played a significant part in the struggle for civil rights and racial equality in America. Its root

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

President Uhuru Kenyatta Declared Winner of Kenya’s Presidential Poll

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has won a second term in office, garnering 54.2 per cent of votes, according to final results declared by the electoral commission on Friday night.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has won a second term in office, garnering 54.2 per cent of votes, according to final results declared by the electoral commission on Friday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Symbols of Victorious Cameroon

[Cameroon Tribune] Some 192 athletes and their trainers who raised the national flag high this year were guests of honour yesterday 10 August, 2017 at the Unity Palace where President Paul Biya and wife Chantal offered them a Statehouse reception. In addition to the medals they brought back from their various international exploits; be they the recent eighth Francophonie Games in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, African and World championships as well as the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Azerbaijan they received other medal

[Cameroon Tribune] Some 192 athletes and their trainers who raised the national flag high this year were guests of honour yesterday 10 August, 2017 at the Unity Palace where President Paul Biya and wife Chantal offered them a Statehouse reception. In addition to the medals they brought back from their various international exploits; be they the recent eighth Francophonie Games in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, African and World championships as well as the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Azerbaijan they received other medal

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

NPHIL Holds Strategic Meeting

[NEWS] The National Public Health Institute (NPHIL) has begun a two-day strategic meeting and training workshop to strengthen linkages between the National Reference Laboratory and National Diagnostics Unit at the Ministry of Health.

[NEWS] The National Public Health Institute (NPHIL) has begun a two-day strategic meeting and training workshop to strengthen linkages between the National Reference Laboratory and National Diagnostics Unit at the Ministry of Health.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Special Statement By President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf On the Impeachment Proceedings

[NEWS] I am concerned about recent attempts by some members of the House of Representatives to initiate impeachment proceedings against majority members of the Supreme Court because of judicial decisions made by the Supreme Court. This move is clearly …

[NEWS] I am concerned about recent attempts by some members of the House of Representatives to initiate impeachment proceedings against majority members of the Supreme Court because of judicial decisions made by the Supreme Court. This move is clearly in violation of Article 73 of the Constitution of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia