President Sirleaf Attends Funeral of Fallen SSS Director – Col. Swannah B. Johnson

[Govt of Liberia] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Saturday, June 17, 2017 joined family members, former and current officers of the Special Security Service (SSS), now Executive Protection Service (EPS), to attend the funeral service of the late Col…

[Govt of Liberia] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Saturday, June 17, 2017 joined family members, former and current officers of the Special Security Service (SSS), now Executive Protection Service (EPS), to attend the funeral service of the late Colonel Swannah B. Johnson. Swannah Johnson was a former Director of the Special Security Service (SSS). He died on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the S.D.A. Cooper Memorial Hospital in Sinkor after a period of illness.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Tajamuka Vows to Defy Police Ban On Planned Protests

[263Chat] Social movement, Tajamuka/Sesijikile has vowed to defy attempts by the Zimbabwe Republic Police to block the their planned mass demonstrations set for 20 to 25 June saying they will proceed with their planned action.

[263Chat] Social movement, Tajamuka/Sesijikile has vowed to defy attempts by the Zimbabwe Republic Police to block the their planned mass demonstrations set for 20 to 25 June saying they will proceed with their planned action.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Public Protector Makes Waves With State Capture, Apartheid Bailout Reports

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has said that President Jacob Zuma’s court bid to to set aside a report that probed alleged “state capture” by his friends, the Gupta family, will be opposed.

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has said that President Jacob Zuma's court bid to to set aside a report that probed alleged "state capture" by his friends, the Gupta family, will be opposed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Jacob Zuma Concludes Successful National Youth Day Commemoration in Ventersdorp

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has this afternoon concluded the successful commemoration of June 16 National Youth Day at Tshing Sports Ground in Ventersdorp in the North West province.

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has this afternoon concluded the successful commemoration of June 16 National Youth Day at Tshing Sports Ground in Ventersdorp in the North West province.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Correctional Services Embarks On Youth Imbizo in Kathorus, 21 Jun

[Govt of SA] In the context of the 41st Anniversary of the Soweto youth uprisings, the Department of Correctional Services has identified the importance of encouraging young people to refrain from criminality and substance abuse as a key building block…

[Govt of SA] In the context of the 41st Anniversary of the Soweto youth uprisings, the Department of Correctional Services has identified the importance of encouraging young people to refrain from criminality and substance abuse as a key building block towards the creation of a safe and secure South Africa. The promotion of anti-crime awareness within the youth constituency, both inside prisons and within communities, forms part of our on going efforts to promote security and comfort. More than 7000 of South Africa's p

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Boks to Prepare for French Backlash

[News24Wire] The Springboks will continue to focus on their own processes and fundamentals during the build-up to the final Castle Lager Incoming Series match against France on Saturday, but Springbok coach Allister Coetzee warned his team to expect a …

[News24Wire] The Springboks will continue to focus on their own processes and fundamentals during the build-up to the final Castle Lager Incoming Series match against France on Saturday, but Springbok coach Allister Coetzee warned his team to expect a backlash from the visitors at Emirates Airline Park.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rape Must Not Be Tolerated!

[The Point] The crime of forcefully having sex with someone against his or her wishes is getting rampant in The Gambia and it must not tolerated; it must be meted with the ultimate force of the law.

[The Point] The crime of forcefully having sex with someone against his or her wishes is getting rampant in The Gambia and it must not tolerated; it must be meted with the ultimate force of the law.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

NYC Extends Condolence to UNFPA

[The Point] The National Youth Council (NYC) on behalf of young people of The Gambia, partners and other aligned ministries such as the Ministry of Youth and Sports, and national youth organizations, Friday extended their condolences to UNFPA on the de…

[The Point] The National Youth Council (NYC) on behalf of young people of The Gambia, partners and other aligned ministries such as the Ministry of Youth and Sports, and national youth organizations, Friday extended their condolences to UNFPA on the demise of the late UNFPA Executive Director, Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gambian Wins U-15 Best Player Award in Germany

[The Point] Lamin Touray, Borussia Dortmund´s Gambian born youth player has been celebrated and awarded best German U-15 player in the 2016/17 footballing season, after helping his team win both the U15 league and the supper cup.

[The Point] Lamin Touray, Borussia Dortmund´s Gambian born youth player has been celebrated and awarded best German U-15 player in the 2016/17 footballing season, after helping his team win both the U15 league and the supper cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia