Four People Killed On Weekend in Burundi

[Iwacu] In the early morning of 24 April, sounds of gunshots were heard in Kigobe neighborhood of Ntahangwa Commune in the capital Bujumbura. “The police officer was pursuing a “tuk-tuk” driver who was trying to escape.

[Iwacu] In the early morning of 24 April, sounds of gunshots were heard in Kigobe neighborhood of Ntahangwa Commune in the capital Bujumbura. "The police officer was pursuing a "tuk-tuk" driver who was trying to escape.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

First Lady Blocks High Level Probe Against Minister Kasukuwere

[News24Wire] President Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace has reportedly told five top Zanu-PF officials, who are investigating the party’s embattled political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere, to call off a meeting in Bindura, after it emerged that rival party fa…

[News24Wire] President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace has reportedly told five top Zanu-PF officials, who are investigating the party's embattled political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere, to call off a meeting in Bindura, after it emerged that rival party factions were planning on disrupting it.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

The Last Male Northern White Rhino, Sudan, Goes On Tinder #mosteligiblebachelor

[Capital FM] Ol Pejeta Conservancy has partnered with Tinder, the world’s leading social app for meeting new people, to launch a new campaign to raise awareness about ‘The Most Eligible Bachelor in the World’ named Sudan. Sudan is the only remaining ma…

[Capital FM] Ol Pejeta Conservancy has partnered with Tinder, the world's leading social app for meeting new people, to launch a new campaign to raise awareness about 'The Most Eligible Bachelor in the World' named Sudan. Sudan is the only remaining male northern white rhino on the planet.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

When Will 24 April Be Commemorated As a National Holiday?

[Foroyaa] 24 April 1970 is the birthday of the republic. Between 18 February 1965 and 24 April 1970 The Gambia was a constitutional monarchy. It had the right to self-determination and independence and did not exercise the right to free itself from bei…

[Foroyaa] 24 April 1970 is the birthday of the republic. Between 18 February 1965 and 24 April 1970 The Gambia was a constitutional monarchy. It had the right to self-determination and independence and did not exercise the right to free itself from being under the rule of the queen of England who was still represented in the country by a Governor General. The Gambia attained self-determination and independence when the country became a Republic in 1970.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Kanilai Gunshots Due to Miscommunication – Interior Minister

[Foroyaa] The gunshots in Kanilai last week was as a result of miscommunication between the ECOMIG forces and Gambian soldiers, Interior Minister Mai Ahmad Fatty told the media at a press briefing in his office in Banjul on Friday.

[Foroyaa] The gunshots in Kanilai last week was as a result of miscommunication between the ECOMIG forces and Gambian soldiers, Interior Minister Mai Ahmad Fatty told the media at a press briefing in his office in Banjul on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

UTG Students Union Awards Halifa Sallah

[Foroyaa] The University of The Gambia Students Union awarded Halifa Sallah the title of outstanding politician of the year. The award was delivered at the yearly students’ award ceremony held at the U.T.G M.D.I Complex Kanifing on Saturday 22th April …

[Foroyaa] The University of The Gambia Students Union awarded Halifa Sallah the title of outstanding politician of the year. The award was delivered at the yearly students' award ceremony held at the U.T.G M.D.I Complex Kanifing on Saturday 22th April 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Family to Mourn Jasarja Kujabi’s Death Next Month As Police Investigators to Search for His Grave

[Foroyaa] Kaddi Kujabi, the daughter of the late Jasarja said on 19 May 2017, they will conduct prayers in memory of their father. She told this reporter that few days ago, when they visited the police headquarters in Banjul, the police investigators t…

[Foroyaa] Kaddi Kujabi, the daughter of the late Jasarja said on 19 May 2017, they will conduct prayers in memory of their father. She told this reporter that few days ago, when they visited the police headquarters in Banjul, the police investigators told them that their father is not in any custody and a case file has been opened to search for his grave.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Australian Ambassador Hosts Gambian Beneficiaries of Australian Scholarships

[Foroyaa] “The Australian Ambassador, Mr Paul Lehmann, was pleased to host an event with a group of Gambians who have studied under the Australian scholarship program (pictured).

[Foroyaa] "The Australian Ambassador, Mr Paul Lehmann, was pleased to host an event with a group of Gambians who have studied under the Australian scholarship program (pictured).

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia