Introducing – Ms. Monrovia

[Observer] Rachel Nyenanpanu White, who uses the stage name Ms. Monrovia, is a Liberian singer, songwriter and performing artist. Like most children growing up in Liberia, Ms. Monrovia endured adversities that her team claims to come with the community.

[Observer] Rachel Nyenanpanu White, who uses the stage name Ms. Monrovia, is a Liberian singer, songwriter and performing artist. Like most children growing up in Liberia, Ms. Monrovia endured adversities that her team claims to come with the community.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Former IEBC Boss Arrested Over Chickengate Scandal

[Nation] Three key suspects in the multi-million-shilling Chickengate scandal, among them former electoral commission chief executive officer James Oswago, were on Wednesday taken to court for fresh charges.

[Nation] Three key suspects in the multi-million-shilling Chickengate scandal, among them former electoral commission chief executive officer James Oswago, were on Wednesday taken to court for fresh charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Hawks Bust Alleged Drug Dealers With Heroin, Cocaine in Durban

[News24Wire] The Hawks organised crime unit nabbed two alleged drug dealers in two days in Durban this week, confiscating 3 900 heroin tablets and more than 20 pieces of rock cocaine.

[News24Wire] The Hawks organised crime unit nabbed two alleged drug dealers in two days in Durban this week, confiscating 3 900 heroin tablets and more than 20 pieces of rock cocaine.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Civil Society in Appeal to Doctors’ Union and Government

[Nation] Civil society organisations are appealing to doctors’ union and the government to make compromises and to step away from hard-line positions in order to end the strike.

[Nation] Civil society organisations are appealing to doctors' union and the government to make compromises and to step away from hard-line positions in order to end the strike.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rugby – Sharks Name Strong Team for Bulls XV Clash

[News24Wire] The Sharks have named a strong side for their pre-season friendly against a Bulls XV in Durban on Friday. The match will take place at Northwood Crusaders and will kick off at 17:00.

[News24Wire] The Sharks have named a strong side for their pre-season friendly against a Bulls XV in Durban on Friday. The match will take place at Northwood Crusaders and will kick off at 17:00.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rapists Sentenced to Three Life Sentences and 348 Years Imprisonment

[SAPS] Dedicated teams from various Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Units (FCS) in KwaZulu-Natal were able to secure three terms of life imprisonment as well as 348 years imprisonment for sexual-related cases they investigated. Fr…

[SAPS] Dedicated teams from various Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Units (FCS) in KwaZulu-Natal were able to secure three terms of life imprisonment as well as 348 years imprisonment for sexual-related cases they investigated. From 1 to 31 January 2017, 424 suspects were arrested for cases of rape, sexual assault, assault with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, kidnapping and other sexual-related cases that were opened. Various magistrate and regional courts in the province were able to

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rugby – Ferreira Skippers Kings Against Eagles

[News24Wire] Southern Kings coach Deon Davids on Thursday announced a 30-man squad to take on the SWD Eagles in a pre-season friendly at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday.

[News24Wire] Southern Kings coach Deon Davids on Thursday announced a 30-man squad to take on the SWD Eagles in a pre-season friendly at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Doing Away With Illegal Trade Practices

[Ethiopian Herald] We know that the history of taxes reveals that their coercive nature is of comparatively recent development. The original idea of a tax was that payment was not obligatory upon the subject, but consisted rather as a voluntary contrib…

[Ethiopian Herald] We know that the history of taxes reveals that their coercive nature is of comparatively recent development. The original idea of a tax was that payment was not obligatory upon the subject, but consisted rather as a voluntary contribution toward the expenses of government, as appears from the Medieval Latin term donum, and the English "benevolence." This conception of the relation between the subject and government has gradually been transformed; payment becoming more and more obligatory.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia