Ellen Consoles Burkina Faso

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of condolence to her Burkinabe counterpart, President Roch Marc Christian Kabore following the passing of the President of the National Assembly of Burkina Faso, Salifou Diallo in Paris, France,…

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of condolence to her Burkinabe counterpart, President Roch Marc Christian Kabore following the passing of the President of the National Assembly of Burkina Faso, Salifou Diallo in Paris, France, on Saturday, August 19, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Police Lack Plan for Stopping Gangs

[GroundUp] The South African Police Service’s (SAPS) second attempt to present a strategy to the Portfolio Committee on Police on how police aim to tackle the scourge of gangsterism was little more successful than the first.

[GroundUp] The South African Police Service's (SAPS) second attempt to present a strategy to the Portfolio Committee on Police on how police aim to tackle the scourge of gangsterism was little more successful than the first.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenya Women Having Fewest Children in East Africa

[East African] Kenyan women are having the lowest number of children in East Africa, translating to smaller family sizes compared to their counterparts in Burundi and Uganda, which are leading the region’s child bearing race.

[East African] Kenyan women are having the lowest number of children in East Africa, translating to smaller family sizes compared to their counterparts in Burundi and Uganda, which are leading the region's child bearing race.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya’s Opposition Nasa Wins Access to Select IEBC Data

[East African] Kenya’s Supreme Court has granted the National Super Alliance (Nasa) restricted access to select IEBC data and equipment used to conduct August 8 General Election.

[East African] Kenya's Supreme Court has granted the National Super Alliance (Nasa) restricted access to select IEBC data and equipment used to conduct August 8 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Internet Shutdowns Stifle Media

[IPS] New York -“The internet for journalism is now like the air you breathe,” said Befeqadu Hailu, an Ethiopian journalist and a member of the Zone 9 blogger collective who was arrested in April 2014 and charged with terrorism. “Without the internet, …

[IPS] New York -"The internet for journalism is now like the air you breathe," said Befeqadu Hailu, an Ethiopian journalist and a member of the Zone 9 blogger collective who was arrested in April 2014 and charged with terrorism. "Without the internet, modern journalism means nothing."

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Zuma to Meets His Critics in Communist Party

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma will come face to face with his biggest critics in the tripartite alliance when the African National Congress and South African Communist Party meet in a bilateral meeting on Monday.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma will come face to face with his biggest critics in the tripartite alliance when the African National Congress and South African Communist Party meet in a bilateral meeting on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gladiators Too Smart for Swazis

[New Era] Windhoek -Namibia’s most successful football coach Brian ‘Oubaas’ Isaacs, the son of legendary Tigers FC flying winger Ferdinand Akwenye, has once again made a serious statement with his Midas touch.

[New Era] Windhoek -Namibia's most successful football coach Brian 'Oubaas' Isaacs, the son of legendary Tigers FC flying winger Ferdinand Akwenye, has once again made a serious statement with his Midas touch.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Dr. Tipoteh Writes Ecowas to Postpone Liberia’s 2017 Elections

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Renowned Liberian economist and politician, Dr. Togba-Na Tipoteh, has written the Chairman of ECOWAS Authority cautioning the body of potential elections violence in Liberia, and therefore appealing for ECOWAS intervention b…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Renowned Liberian economist and politician, Dr. Togba-Na Tipoteh, has written the Chairman of ECOWAS Authority cautioning the body of potential elections violence in Liberia, and therefore appealing for ECOWAS intervention by replacing the Chairman of the National Elections Commission and postponing the elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Most of Liberia’s Post War Traffic Lights No Longer Functioning

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In post war Liberia there are only 12 traffic lights installed only in 2013 by the Chinese, but the majority of these lights are no longer functioning.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In post war Liberia there are only 12 traffic lights installed only in 2013 by the Chinese, but the majority of these lights are no longer functioning.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia