Charity Donates to Phebe, Dunbar Hospitals

[LINA] The British charity, Maternal and Child Health International (MCHI), has donated a consignment of medical supplies and equipment to the Phebe and C. B. Dunbar hospitals in Bong County.

[LINA] The British charity, Maternal and Child Health International (MCHI), has donated a consignment of medical supplies and equipment to the Phebe and C. B. Dunbar hospitals in Bong County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Pres. Sirleaf Extends Suspension of Tariff On Agric Supplies

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has issued Executive Order No. 81, extending the suspension of tariff on agricultural equipment, live animals for breeding and agricultural seeds.

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has issued Executive Order No. 81, extending the suspension of tariff on agricultural equipment, live animals for breeding and agricultural seeds.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Farmers From Conservancies Visit Krumhuk

[Namibian] SEVEN San agricultural and livestock champions from Nyae Nyae and N#a Jaqna Conservancy recently visited the “collective style” commercial farm Krumhuk just outside Windhoek for a week.

[Namibian] SEVEN San agricultural and livestock champions from Nyae Nyae and N#a Jaqna Conservancy recently visited the "collective style" commercial farm Krumhuk just outside Windhoek for a week.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Irrigation Scheme Brings Hope to Locals

[The Herald] Sifelani Tsiko -The revival of the 57-hactare Jalukange Irrigation Scheme along Shashe River about 120km west of Beitbridge town has come as a major relief for smallholder farmers in this dry district. The district was in the grip of the w…

[The Herald] Sifelani Tsiko -The revival of the 57-hactare Jalukange Irrigation Scheme along Shashe River about 120km west of Beitbridge town has come as a major relief for smallholder farmers in this dry district. The district was in the grip of the worst drought in half a century with failed rain seasons, crop failures and livestock deaths.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sofapaka’s 2011 Pain Pushing Situma in CL

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Tusker FC skipper James Situma is still reeling from the pain of narrowly losing out on an opportunity to play in the group stages of a CAF tournament, after missing out with Sofapaka five years ago in the 2011 Confederations Cup.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Tusker FC skipper James Situma is still reeling from the pain of narrowly losing out on an opportunity to play in the group stages of a CAF tournament, after missing out with Sofapaka five years ago in the 2011 Confederations Cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Speeding’ Cop Hits Civilian

[Namibian] A NAMIBIAN police traffic officer stationed at the Keetmanshoop roadblock faces both criminal and disciplinary charges after he hit a civilian last Thursday.

[Namibian] A NAMIBIAN police traffic officer stationed at the Keetmanshoop roadblock faces both criminal and disciplinary charges after he hit a civilian last Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

APRC National Mobiliser Files Election Petition Against IEC, Three Others

[The Point] Yankuba Colley, the national mobiliser of the ruling Alliance for Patriotic Re-orientation and Construction (APRC) party, has filed an election petition for and on behalf of five thousand, three hundred and thirty voters against the Indepen…

[The Point] Yankuba Colley, the national mobiliser of the ruling Alliance for Patriotic Re-orientation and Construction (APRC) party, has filed an election petition for and on behalf of five thousand, three hundred and thirty voters against the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), the Returning Officer of the IEC, Adama Barrow and the Attorney General of The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Tina Faal Trial Fails to Proceed

[The Point] The trial involving Tina Faal could not proceed on 22 December 2016, before Magistrate Kebba Baldeh of the Banjul Magistrates’ Court, due to the boycott of court sittings by lawyers.

[The Point] The trial involving Tina Faal could not proceed on 22 December 2016, before Magistrate Kebba Baldeh of the Banjul Magistrates' Court, due to the boycott of court sittings by lawyers.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Walusimbi, Batambuze Make Afcon Squad

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenyan Premier League duo of Shafik Batambuze (Tusker) and Godfrey Walusimbi (Gor Mahia) have made the cut for Uganda’s team to the 2017 African Cup of Nations that kicks-off from January 14 in Gabon.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenyan Premier League duo of Shafik Batambuze (Tusker) and Godfrey Walusimbi (Gor Mahia) have made the cut for Uganda's team to the 2017 African Cup of Nations that kicks-off from January 14 in Gabon.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya