IHRDA ExposesIntelligence Officers On Human Rights Concepts

[Foroyaa] The Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa (IHRDA), on Tuesday trained officers of The Gambia State Intelligence Services (SIS) formerly National Intelligence Agency (NIA), on human rights concepts such as right to personal libe…

[Foroyaa] The Institute for Human Rights and Development in Africa (IHRDA), on Tuesday trained officers of The Gambia State Intelligence Services (SIS) formerly National Intelligence Agency (NIA), on human rights concepts such as right to personal liberty and prohibition of torture.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

What Has Happened to the Rice Dionated By the Chinese?

[Foroyaa] People are informed by the media of the existence of rice donated by the government of the People’s Republic of China. Some politicians did begin to get their share to distribute. However, it has finally come to the attention of Foroyaa that …

[Foroyaa] People are informed by the media of the existence of rice donated by the government of the People's Republic of China. Some politicians did begin to get their share to distribute. However, it has finally come to the attention of Foroyaa that the politicisation of the distribution has been aborted and modalities are being established to distribute the rice. The Social Welfare Department is the institution responsible for looking into the affairs of the destitute.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Cate Gachara: My Phone Has Not Stopped Ringing Since I ‘Advertised’ Myself

[Nation] The woman who was recently in the news for her marriage plea to prospective husbands says she has been overwhelmed by ‘hundreds of calls’ from men who claim to be interested in companionship.

[Nation] The woman who was recently in the news for her marriage plea to prospective husbands says she has been overwhelmed by 'hundreds of calls' from men who claim to be interested in companionship.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Suspended Columnist – ‘I Stick to My Critical Views Against Sudan’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The critical writer Abdallah El Sheikh of the Akhir Lahza daily newspaper is forced to stop writing after a directive by the Sudanese security apparatus.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The critical writer Abdallah El Sheikh of the Akhir Lahza daily newspaper is forced to stop writing after a directive by the Sudanese security apparatus.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Central Darfur Students Arrested After Critical Speeches

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei / Khartoum -Two university students were arrested for their participation in speeches by a pro-rebel student faction in Zalingei, the capital of Central Darfur, on Monday.

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei / Khartoum -Two university students were arrested for their participation in speeches by a pro-rebel student faction in Zalingei, the capital of Central Darfur, on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Pound Slowly Improves to Sdg20 Against U.S. Dollar

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The exchange rate of the Sudanese Pound against the US Dollar has continued to decline for the third day in a row, reaching SDG20 on Thursday. The Pound fell sharply against the Dollar on the streets of Khartoum over the last …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The exchange rate of the Sudanese Pound against the US Dollar has continued to decline for the third day in a row, reaching SDG20 on Thursday. The Pound fell sharply against the Dollar on the streets of Khartoum over the last months and rose to SDG22 in August.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Radio and Television Stations Banned From Operating and Another One Suspended

[Iwacu] Burundi Media Regulator-CNC has withdrawn an operating licence from some radio and television stations set ablaze and closed during the political crisis in 2015. Another medium has also been suspended for three months. Representatives of those …

[Iwacu] Burundi Media Regulator-CNC has withdrawn an operating licence from some radio and television stations set ablaze and closed during the political crisis in 2015. Another medium has also been suspended for three months. Representatives of those media speak of injustice.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Wife Exposes Husband’s ‘Wizardry’ On Radio

[The Herald] A Harare man took his wife to court last week after she allegedly labelled him a wizard during a Radio Zimbabwe Show. Bayai Chiramba (67) appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Barbra Mateko facing charges of indicating witches and wizards.

[The Herald] A Harare man took his wife to court last week after she allegedly labelled him a wizard during a Radio Zimbabwe Show. Bayai Chiramba (67) appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Barbra Mateko facing charges of indicating witches and wizards.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Qatar Praises Measures by Govt On Human Rights

[Shabelle] Qatar has praised the peaceful transition of power in Somalia after the presidential elections held in February 2017, expressing hope that such a transition would be a forward step towards stabilising Somalia, providing security, sustainable…

[Shabelle] Qatar has praised the peaceful transition of power in Somalia after the presidential elections held in February 2017, expressing hope that such a transition would be a forward step towards stabilising Somalia, providing security, sustainable development and achieving national reconciliation in addition to tackling many challenges and difficulties it faces, foremost of which are terrorism, difficult economic conditions and drought.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia