Two Lance Corporals Detained

[Foroyaa] Information has reached this medium that two members of the Gambia Armed Forces, GAF, in the persons of Lance Corporal Abba Badjie and Lance Corporal Dino Sanneh, were arrested and detained at the Fajara Barracks since the beginning of July 2…

[Foroyaa] Information has reached this medium that two members of the Gambia Armed Forces, GAF, in the persons of Lance Corporal Abba Badjie and Lance Corporal Dino Sanneh, were arrested and detained at the Fajara Barracks since the beginning of July 2017.The information further indicated that the two officers are part of the escort team for the Chief of Defence Staff, CDS, but couldn't establish the reason (s) for their detention.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

World View – Our Violent World and What the Future Holds

[Citizen] The most peaceful countries in the world are Iceland, Portugal, Austria, New Zealand and Denmark, according to the new Global Peace Index, in a new 136-page report, published by the Institute for Economics and Peace in Sydney, Australia. The …

[Citizen] The most peaceful countries in the world are Iceland, Portugal, Austria, New Zealand and Denmark, according to the new Global Peace Index, in a new 136-page report, published by the Institute for Economics and Peace in Sydney, Australia. The most violent are Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria, Yemen and South Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mujuru, Tsvangirai Dread Rural Constituencies

[The Herald] MDC-T has demanded that Dr Mujuru’s National People’s Party (NPP) confine itself to rural constituencies if the two parties are to form an alliance ahead of next year’s harmonised elections.

[The Herald] MDC-T has demanded that Dr Mujuru's National People's Party (NPP) confine itself to rural constituencies if the two parties are to form an alliance ahead of next year's harmonised elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenyatta Tells Kenyans to Reject Self-Centred Politicians

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to reject attempts by self-centred politicians to create hatred and ethnic tensions to win power ahead of the August 8 elections.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to reject attempts by self-centred politicians to create hatred and ethnic tensions to win power ahead of the August 8 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Stiegler’s Power Project to ‘Stimulate Economic Growth’

[Daily News] THE Permanent Secretary in the Vice-President’s Office, Prof Faustin Kamuzora, has defended implementation of Stiegler’s Power Project, saying it is a catalyst for protecting environment and will stimulate national economic growth.

[Daily News] THE Permanent Secretary in the Vice-President's Office, Prof Faustin Kamuzora, has defended implementation of Stiegler's Power Project, saying it is a catalyst for protecting environment and will stimulate national economic growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Police Unit Seizes Millions of Rands Worth of Drugs

[SAPS] The Acting National Head of the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) Lieutenant General Yolisa Matakata has hailed the dismantling of a clandestine drug laboratory in Dobsonville, Soweto, and the arrest of a 25-year-old suspect a…

[SAPS] The Acting National Head of the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) Lieutenant General Yolisa Matakata has hailed the dismantling of a clandestine drug laboratory in Dobsonville, Soweto, and the arrest of a 25-year-old suspect as a significant victory on the availability and selling of drugs in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Five Foreigners Pay 53m/ – Fine, Escape Jail Term

[Daily News] FIVE officials with CI Group Co Ltd on Monday escaped a three-year custodian sentence by paying a 52.5m/- fine after being convicted over illegal stay and engaging into unlawful occupation.

[Daily News] FIVE officials with CI Group Co Ltd on Monday escaped a three-year custodian sentence by paying a 52.5m/- fine after being convicted over illegal stay and engaging into unlawful occupation.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania