Happy Muslim New Year

[The Point] Muslims in the world are celebrating the New Year in the Islamic calendar tomorrow Friday, known in the local parlance as Tamharit (Muharam).

[The Point] Muslims in the world are celebrating the New Year in the Islamic calendar tomorrow Friday, known in the local parlance as Tamharit (Muharam).

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Faapa’s Activities Widely Hailed in Abidjan

[MAP] Abidjan -The activities of the Atlantic Federation of African News Agencies (FAAPA) were unanimously hailed, Thursday in Abidjan, on the occasion of the 5th meeting of the executive board of this pan-African media platform, being held on Septembe…

[MAP] Abidjan -The activities of the Atlantic Federation of African News Agencies (FAAPA) were unanimously hailed, Thursday in Abidjan, on the occasion of the 5th meeting of the executive board of this pan-African media platform, being held on September 28-29.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Deportation of Khadijetou El Mokhtar, ‘Sovereign Decision’ Reaffirming Non-Recognition of Puppet Entity By Peru (Official)

[MAP] Rabat -The deportation of polisario separatist Khadijetou El Mokhtar from the airport of Lima is a “sovereign decision” that reaffirms the non-recognition of the puppet entity by Peru, said, on Thursday in Rabat, minister delegate for relations w…

[MAP] Rabat -The deportation of polisario separatist Khadijetou El Mokhtar from the airport of Lima is a "sovereign decision" that reaffirms the non-recognition of the puppet entity by Peru, said, on Thursday in Rabat, minister delegate for relations with the parliament and civil society, government spokesperson, Mustapha El Khalfi.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Ellen Seeks America’s Leadership

[New Dawn] “America’s Leadership in the World is Needed” – says President Ellen Johnson – Sirleaf in Washington, D.C., in her final major speech in the United States Capitol.

[New Dawn] "America's Leadership in the World is Needed" - says President Ellen Johnson - Sirleaf in Washington, D.C., in her final major speech in the United States Capitol.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Govt Echoes Need to Transform Tourism Sector

[New Dawn] Deputy Information Minister Ricks Barsi-giah says it is about time that government put measures in place to strengthen the tourism sector here through a private public- partnership to work together to empower Liberians through a sustainable …

[New Dawn] Deputy Information Minister Ricks Barsi-giah says it is about time that government put measures in place to strengthen the tourism sector here through a private public- partnership to work together to empower Liberians through a sustainable tourism.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Montserrado Candidates Fight Over Industrial Park

[New Dawn] Incumbent Montserrado County District #12 Representative Richmond Anderson and the man he unseated at the 2011 polls, Mr. Dave Koomey are both claiming glory for a bill seeking to give permanent residence status to squatters occupying the In…

[New Dawn] Incumbent Montserrado County District #12 Representative Richmond Anderson and the man he unseated at the 2011 polls, Mr. Dave Koomey are both claiming glory for a bill seeking to give permanent residence status to squatters occupying the Industrial Park in the vote - rich community of Chicken Soup Factory.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Takun J. Clarifies His Arrest

[New Dawn] Liberian musician-turned politician Jonathan Koffa a.k.a. Takun J. was arrested at his residence in Monrovia on Tuesday, 26 September by the Drug Enforcement Agency or DEA has no basis.

[New Dawn] Liberian musician-turned politician Jonathan Koffa a.k.a. Takun J. was arrested at his residence in Monrovia on Tuesday, 26 September by the Drug Enforcement Agency or DEA has no basis.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia