President Sirleaf Dedicates Du-Port Road Memorial Site – Officially Closes International Women’s Day Program.

[Liberia Govt] President Ellen Jonson Sirleaf has dedicated a newly constructed Memorial Site in honor of several Liberians who died from multiple causes during the 14-year old armed conflict, which befell the country, from December 24th 1989 – up to A…

[Liberia Govt] President Ellen Jonson Sirleaf has dedicated a newly constructed Memorial Site in honor of several Liberians who died from multiple causes during the 14-year old armed conflict, which befell the country, from December 24th 1989 - up to August 11th, 2003.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Let Him Come Out’ – Reiger Park Residents Demand to Speak to Housing MMC

[News24Wire] A large group of Reiger Park residents gathered in front of the Ekurhuleni municipality’s offices on Thursday, demanding to be addressed by the housing MMC on the allocation RDP houses.

[News24Wire] A large group of Reiger Park residents gathered in front of the Ekurhuleni municipality's offices on Thursday, demanding to be addressed by the housing MMC on the allocation RDP houses.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

A Day At Sea – Wildlife Encounters

[Greenpeace] On March 1st 2017, the Esperanza ship sailed to the Praia harbour in Cape Verde to begin its journey in West African waters. One goal: show local governments that there is a serious need for strong regional fisheries management.

[Greenpeace] On March 1st 2017, the Esperanza ship sailed to the Praia harbour in Cape Verde to begin its journey in West African waters. One goal: show local governments that there is a serious need for strong regional fisheries management.

source: AllAfrica News: Cape Verde

Kenyan Women Still Lag Behind in Political Arena, New Study Shows

[Nation] Despite gains made toward gender equality in the country, women still lag behind in political engagement with few men ready to support women in their quest for political leadership, a study has revealed.

[Nation] Despite gains made toward gender equality in the country, women still lag behind in political engagement with few men ready to support women in their quest for political leadership, a study has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Department of Transport Must Account On Prasa

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party calls upon the Minister of Transport, Hon. Dipuo Peters to explain why she took so long to dissolve the PRASA board when there were such glaring signs of maladministration already evident last year?

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party calls upon the Minister of Transport, Hon. Dipuo Peters to explain why she took so long to dissolve the PRASA board when there were such glaring signs of maladministration already evident last year?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Firm Appoints Retired Judges to Hear Cases

[Financial Gazette] MASHONALAND Holdings (Mashold), a listed property investment and development firm, has begun disciplinary processes against its two top executives, who were suspended in November last year for alleged financial irregularities.

[Financial Gazette] MASHONALAND Holdings (Mashold), a listed property investment and development firm, has begun disciplinary processes against its two top executives, who were suspended in November last year for alleged financial irregularities.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Boxers’ Non-Payment Condemned

[Namibian] TIM Ekandjo of MTC has condemned last weekend’s boxing fiasco, when boxers of a Kinda Promotions event were not paid, saying that such a situation would never occur with their boxers from the MTC Nestor Sunshine Boxing Academy’s stable.

[Namibian] TIM Ekandjo of MTC has condemned last weekend's boxing fiasco, when boxers of a Kinda Promotions event were not paid, saying that such a situation would never occur with their boxers from the MTC Nestor Sunshine Boxing Academy's stable.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

‘This Police Station Is a Whore House’ – Reiger Park Residents

[News24Wire] A group of angry residents from Reiger Park, Boksburg, gathered outside the local police station, demanding the release of two protesters they claim were arrested on Thursday afternoon.

[News24Wire] A group of angry residents from Reiger Park, Boksburg, gathered outside the local police station, demanding the release of two protesters they claim were arrested on Thursday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zimbabwe Vehicle Insurance Claims Soar

[Financial Gazette] SHORT-term vehicle insurance claims have gone up due to the worsening state of the country’s roads, much of which has been caused by heavy rains, industry players have said.

[Financial Gazette] SHORT-term vehicle insurance claims have gone up due to the worsening state of the country's roads, much of which has been caused by heavy rains, industry players have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

End of an Era..Chief Justice Chidyausiku – a Judge of the Revolution (2)

[Financial Gazette] THE application which was also brought on behalf of other farmers sought to declare certain provisions of the Act to be unconstitutional. The matter came before Chidyausiku. He had to decide whether designation of land without compe…

[Financial Gazette] THE application which was also brought on behalf of other farmers sought to declare certain provisions of the Act to be unconstitutional. The matter came before Chidyausiku. He had to decide whether designation of land without compensation violated the Constitution. The argument was that designation of land amounted to acquisition of an interest in property and as there was no compensation for designation, this violated property rights protected under the Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe