Togolese President Jets in to Sympathise With Sierra Leoneans

[Togonews] A high powered Togolese delegation led by His Excellency Faure Essozimna Gnassingbe, President of the Republic of Togo arrived at State House this morning Thursday 17th August to express sympathy and heartfelt condolences as well as show sol…

[Togonews] A high powered Togolese delegation led by His Excellency Faure Essozimna Gnassingbe, President of the Republic of Togo arrived at State House this morning Thursday 17th August to express sympathy and heartfelt condolences as well as show solidarity to His Excellency President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma for the loss of lives in the wake of the flooding and deadly mudslide that claimed the lives of hundreds and destroyed countless properties.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Presidential Candidates Spar On Issues

[FrontPageAfrica] Very few people in the Paynesville Town Hall Thursday expected much from the first in a series of presidential debates organized by the Deepening Democracy Coalition (DDC).

[FrontPageAfrica] Very few people in the Paynesville Town Hall Thursday expected much from the first in a series of presidential debates organized by the Deepening Democracy Coalition (DDC).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Telecom Ministries of Somalia and Djibouti Agree On Cooperation

[Dalsan Radio] Djibouti -The ministers of posts and telecommunications of Somalia and Djibouti, H.E. Abdi Ashur Hassan and H.E. Abdi Youssouf Sougueh, have issued a joint statement on a four-day official visit of Somalia minister to Djibouti.

[Dalsan Radio] Djibouti -The ministers of posts and telecommunications of Somalia and Djibouti, H.E. Abdi Ashur Hassan and H.E. Abdi Youssouf Sougueh, have issued a joint statement on a four-day official visit of Somalia minister to Djibouti.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

KwaZulu Natal Remains an Investment Destination

[SAnews.gov.za] Kwazulu -Natal Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs MEC Sihle Zikalala has reassured businesses operating in KZN that the province remained a sound investment destination that had their interests at heart.

[SAnews.gov.za] Kwazulu -Natal Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs MEC Sihle Zikalala has reassured businesses operating in KZN that the province remained a sound investment destination that had their interests at heart.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Kagame’s Inaugural Address

[New Times] Today is a day of celebration and a day to thank each of you. Today is a day of renewal and gratitude. I would therefore like to begin by thanking those who have joined us here.

[New Times] Today is a day of celebration and a day to thank each of you. Today is a day of renewal and gratitude. I would therefore like to begin by thanking those who have joined us here.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

The Presidential Debates – Time to Evaluate Well

[Observer] The second phase of presidential debates ahead of the October 10 election is expected to take place today. Among presidential candidates scheduled to appear are Alexander B. Cummings of the Alternative National Congress (ANC), Benoni Urey of…

[Observer] The second phase of presidential debates ahead of the October 10 election is expected to take place today. Among presidential candidates scheduled to appear are Alexander B. Cummings of the Alternative National Congress (ANC), Benoni Urey of the All Liberian Party (ALP), George M. Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC), Charles W. Brumskine of Liberty Party (LP), J. Mills Jones of Movement for Economic Empowerment (MOVEE) and Vice President Joseph N. Boakai of the ruling Unity Party.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Kagame Sworn In

[New Times] 12:00PM: At around 11:50 AM on Friday morning, President Paul Kagame took oath of office as President of Rwanda.

[New Times] 12:00PM: At around 11:50 AM on Friday morning, President Paul Kagame took oath of office as President of Rwanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

SADC Double Troika Meets in Tshwane

[SAnews.gov.za] The Extraordinary Summit of the SADC Double Troika, which commences in Tshwane on Friday afternoon, is expected to consider the political and security situation in the region, the Department of International Relations and Cooperation said.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Extraordinary Summit of the SADC Double Troika, which commences in Tshwane on Friday afternoon, is expected to consider the political and security situation in the region, the Department of International Relations and Cooperation said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Presidential Debate – Divided They Stand On National Security Issues

[Observer] National security proved to be one of many concerns that divided the four presidential candidates in yesterday’s debate at the Paynesville Town Hall, outside Monrovia. Mr. Alexander Cummings of the Alternative National Congress, Ambassador J…

[Observer] National security proved to be one of many concerns that divided the four presidential candidates in yesterday's debate at the Paynesville Town Hall, outside Monrovia. Mr. Alexander Cummings of the Alternative National Congress, Ambassador Joseph Boakai of Unity Party, Mr. Benoni Urey of the All Liberian Party, and Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine of the Liberty Party highlighted opposing views on handling national security. Each of the candidates gave their views on what specific plans they have to strength

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia