Operator Dies in Concrete Mixer Accident

[Addis Fortune] While cleaning the inside of a concrete mixer at a construction site behind Snap Plaza, an assistant operator was sucked inside the mechanism when the machine accidentally started up again, resulting in his death, according to workers o…

[Addis Fortune] While cleaning the inside of a concrete mixer at a construction site behind Snap Plaza, an assistant operator was sucked inside the mechanism when the machine accidentally started up again, resulting in his death, according to workers on the construction site.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Crime-Hit South Africa Pays For Pampering Mugabe – Opposition

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE’S opposition politicians say South Africa could be paying for its failure to take a firm stand against President Robert Mugabe, whose ruinous policies have driven many some locals into violent crime across the Limpopo.

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE'S opposition politicians say South Africa could be paying for its failure to take a firm stand against President Robert Mugabe, whose ruinous policies have driven many some locals into violent crime across the Limpopo.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Central Bank Fair Game for Its Fallout With Native Ethiopians

[Addis Fortune] I am an Ethiopian by origin with a different nationality now. Despite my interest, I have no investment so far in any of the financial institutions in Ethiopia, which were instructed by the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) to auction sha…

[Addis Fortune] I am an Ethiopian by origin with a different nationality now. Despite my interest, I have no investment so far in any of the financial institutions in Ethiopia, which were instructed by the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) to auction shares held by Ethiopians of foreign nationalities.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

In Wrestling Association’s Feud – Former Executive Will Only Handover Documents If… …

[Foroyaa] There’s an ongoing furore between the new executives of the Gambia Wrestling Association (GWA) and its predecessors with the latter withholding documents belonging to the association.

[Foroyaa] There's an ongoing furore between the new executives of the Gambia Wrestling Association (GWA) and its predecessors with the latter withholding documents belonging to the association.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

National Assembly Takes Shape After Stormy Start

[Foroyaa] The new National Assembly had a shaky start with debates on whether or not the proclamation of the president should be published in the Gazette to give it the force of law and whether it was necessary for members to first decide to adopt a pr…

[Foroyaa] The new National Assembly had a shaky start with debates on whether or not the proclamation of the president should be published in the Gazette to give it the force of law and whether it was necessary for members to first decide to adopt a procedure to select a minority leader or to simply proceed and vote without adopting a procedure. There were also exchanges which reflected differences on the emphasis laid on the importance of the standing orders.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Interior Minister Visits Injured Police Officers After Weekend Car Accident

[Foroyaa] Interior Minister Mai Ahmad Fatty yesterday visited no fewer than five police officers in hospital – two days after a gory accident involving a police vehicle. The incident reportedly happened near Kiang Kaiaf in the Lower River Region at the…

[Foroyaa] Interior Minister Mai Ahmad Fatty yesterday visited no fewer than five police officers in hospital - two days after a gory accident involving a police vehicle. The incident reportedly happened near Kiang Kaiaf in the Lower River Region at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

African Commission Says Thumbs Up but Expresses Concerns

[Foroyaa] African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights has taken noted the positive developments in The Gambia regarding human rights but has expressed concerns on certain issues.

[Foroyaa] African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights has taken noted the positive developments in The Gambia regarding human rights but has expressed concerns on certain issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Petroleum Ministry, NAWEC and Sinohydro Company Sign U.S.$165 Million Project

[Foroyaa] The ministry of Petroleum, National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) and a Chinese company Sinohydro Corporation, on Friday 21st, 2017 signed a 165million US Dollar project at a ceremony held at the Kairba Beach Hotel.

[Foroyaa] The ministry of Petroleum, National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) and a Chinese company Sinohydro Corporation, on Friday 21st, 2017 signed a 165million US Dollar project at a ceremony held at the Kairba Beach Hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia