National Election Commission Issues Writ of Elections for October Polls

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In keeping with chapter 4, section 4.3 (2) of the new election laws of Liberia, the National elections Commission (NEC) has issued writ of election declaring the 2017 electoral process officially open.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In keeping with chapter 4, section 4.3 (2) of the new election laws of Liberia, the National elections Commission (NEC) has issued writ of election declaring the 2017 electoral process officially open.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ex-Tsvangirai Aide Predicts 2018 Opposition Coalition Defeat

[The Herald] Former MDC-T top official turned academic Dr Toendepi Shonhe has predicted grand defeat for a coalition of opposition parties in next year’s harmonised elections, arguing that the opposition suffers ideological bankruptcy and donor fatigue.

[The Herald] Former MDC-T top official turned academic Dr Toendepi Shonhe has predicted grand defeat for a coalition of opposition parties in next year's harmonised elections, arguing that the opposition suffers ideological bankruptcy and donor fatigue.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Insensitivity Via Social Media Must Be Tamed

[Daily News] Some cynics propose that human beings and animals should swap habitats – the former should relocate to jungles and the latter should shift to urban centres and villages.

[Daily News] Some cynics propose that human beings and animals should swap habitats - the former should relocate to jungles and the latter should shift to urban centres and villages.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

NEC Issues Election Writs

[Observer] The National Elections Commission (NEC) yesterday reported that over two million eligible voters have registered to vote in the October presidential and legislative elections.

[Observer] The National Elections Commission (NEC) yesterday reported that over two million eligible voters have registered to vote in the October presidential and legislative elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

World Bank Group Launches Country Diagnostics

[Observer] The Systematic Country Diagnostics (SCD) consultation, which is aimed at addressing the constraints and pathways for achieving the twin goals of eradicating extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity, has been launched by the World Bank …

[Observer] The Systematic Country Diagnostics (SCD) consultation, which is aimed at addressing the constraints and pathways for achieving the twin goals of eradicating extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity, has been launched by the World Bank Group's Liberia office.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Jubilee and Watanga in Recovery Battle

[Observer] Having lost in their respective last league matches the Church Boys of Jubilee FC and Watanga FC will today clash at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium to recover from their defeats.

[Observer] Having lost in their respective last league matches the Church Boys of Jubilee FC and Watanga FC will today clash at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium to recover from their defeats.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Zanzibar, Djibouti Agree On Firm Relations

[Daily News] Zanzibar -President Ali Mohamed Shein and his Djibouti counterpart Ismail Omar Guelleh have agreed to strengthen relations in various development areas to particularly boosting the economies of their respective countries.

[Daily News] Zanzibar -President Ali Mohamed Shein and his Djibouti counterpart Ismail Omar Guelleh have agreed to strengthen relations in various development areas to particularly boosting the economies of their respective countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Djibouti

Sinoe Health Incident Needs Clarity and Thorough Scrutiny

[Observer] A medical report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States on specimen from the Sinoe County health crisis attributing the numerous deaths and illnesses to Neisseria Meningitidis cannot be disputed. Infor…

[Observer] A medical report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States on specimen from the Sinoe County health crisis attributing the numerous deaths and illnesses to Neisseria Meningitidis cannot be disputed. Information gathered from the CDC website indicates that bacterial meningitis is very serious and can be deadly. "Death can occur in as little as a few hours," the report said.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Man Sentenced to Eight Years for Housebreaking and Robbery

[SAPS] Free State -August Phakedi Mogoregi (63) was sentenced to eight years (8) imprisonment after he was found guilty by the Welkom Regional Court for housebreaking and robbery on Tuesday, 09 May 2017.

[SAPS] Free State -August Phakedi Mogoregi (63) was sentenced to eight years (8) imprisonment after he was found guilty by the Welkom Regional Court for housebreaking and robbery on Tuesday, 09 May 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

House of Reps Meeting Starts

[Daily News] Zanzibar -The sixth meeting of the ninth House of Representatives kicks off here today, with its major thrust being on the debate and eventual endorsement of the 2017/2018 revolutionary government budget.

[Daily News] Zanzibar -The sixth meeting of the ninth House of Representatives kicks off here today, with its major thrust being on the debate and eventual endorsement of the 2017/2018 revolutionary government budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania