UN Women, Sweden Sign Agreements

[NEWS] The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) and the Embassy of Sweden in Liberia on Wednesday signed two agreements for support to the UN and Government of Liberia Joint Programme on Sexual and Gender Ba…

[NEWS] The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) and the Embassy of Sweden in Liberia on Wednesday signed two agreements for support to the UN and Government of Liberia Joint Programme on Sexual and Gender Based Violence as well as the UN Women Liberia 2016-2018 Strategic Note.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Coffey Names Transitional Team

[NEWS] Days following his election, the president-elect of the Press Union of Liberia (PUL) Charles B. Coffey, Jr. has named a seven-member transitional team, with a mandate to work out basic plans and set the pace for his administration.

[NEWS] Days following his election, the president-elect of the Press Union of Liberia (PUL) Charles B. Coffey, Jr. has named a seven-member transitional team, with a mandate to work out basic plans and set the pace for his administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Minister Angie Motshekga Condemns Lies Spread By Vytjie Mentor On Social Media

[SA Govt] The Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga is horrified at the blatant lies being spread by Vytjie Mentor via her social media page. The insinuation made by Mentor on her Facebook post that “R42b is missing in one financial year” an…

[SA Govt] The Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga is horrified at the blatant lies being spread by Vytjie Mentor via her social media page. The insinuation made by Mentor on her Facebook post that "R42b is missing in one financial year" and that the "Minister's child aged 22 drives a Lamborghini" are both utter lies. These lies have absolutely no basis in the truth and are a weak attempt to besmirch the reputation of the Minister.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ondo 2016 – INEC Obeys Appeal Court, Declares Eyitayo Jegede PDP Candidate

[Premium Times] Ondo 2016: The Independent National Electoral Commission, lNEC, has replaced the name of Jimoh Ibrahim with that of Eyitayo Jegede as the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate for Ondo governorship election, scheduled for Saturday.

[Premium Times] Ondo 2016: The Independent National Electoral Commission, lNEC, has replaced the name of Jimoh Ibrahim with that of Eyitayo Jegede as the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate for Ondo governorship election, scheduled for Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

326 Inmates in Nyala, Genaina, Al-Fasher and Deian Prisoners Released

[SNA] Nyala -The Judiciary has announced release of 326 inmates at Nyala, Genaina, Al-Fasher and Al-Deain prisons who have underwent part of the imprisonment term and failed to pay the required the fines of public right.

[SNA] Nyala -The Judiciary has announced release of 326 inmates at Nyala, Genaina, Al-Fasher and Al-Deain prisons who have underwent part of the imprisonment term and failed to pay the required the fines of public right.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Australian Firm Granted Licence to Mine Tanzania Graphite

[East African] Tanzania has granted Australia Stock Exchange-listed Graphex Mining Ltd a 10-year mining licence for graphite deposits discovered at Chilalo area in Nachingwea.

[East African] Tanzania has granted Australia Stock Exchange-listed Graphex Mining Ltd a 10-year mining licence for graphite deposits discovered at Chilalo area in Nachingwea.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Amnesty International – 150 Pro-Biafra Activists Killed in Nigeria

[This Day] Abuja and Lagos -A new investigative report by the Amnesty International has accused the Nigerian security forces, led by the military, of embarking on a chilling campaign of extrajudicial executions and violence resulting in the deaths of a…

[This Day] Abuja and Lagos -A new investigative report by the Amnesty International has accused the Nigerian security forces, led by the military, of embarking on a chilling campaign of extrajudicial executions and violence resulting in the deaths of at least 150 peaceful pro-Biafra protesters in the south-east of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Arab and African Leaders Honour President Al-Basher

[SNA] Malabo -The Arab and African leaders honoured the President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher during their summit which kicked off, today, Thursday, in Malabo. Al-Basher was honoured for his role in maintaining peace and stability in…

[SNA] Malabo -The Arab and African leaders honoured the President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher during their summit which kicked off, today, Thursday, in Malabo. Al-Basher was honoured for his role in maintaining peace and stability in Sudan, leading the national dialogue and national accord and strengthening spheres of Arab-African cooperation.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Arab – African Summit Begins in Malabo With Participation of President Al-Bashir

[SNA] Malabo. -The Fourth Arab – African Summit began Wednesday in Malabo, the capital of Equatorial Guinea, with participation of the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, who will give Sudan address before the summit.

[SNA] Malabo. -The Fourth Arab - African Summit began Wednesday in Malabo, the capital of Equatorial Guinea, with participation of the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, who will give Sudan address before the summit.

source: AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea

Committee Reviews Implementation of State Reform Program

[SNA] Khartoum -The of the Cabinet’s Economic Development Sector Technical Committee chaired by the Undersecretary of the Finance Ministry, Mustafa Yousif has reviewed, in its meeting, Thursday, reports on the situation of the implementation of the Sta…

[SNA] Khartoum -The of the Cabinet's Economic Development Sector Technical Committee chaired by the Undersecretary of the Finance Ministry, Mustafa Yousif has reviewed, in its meeting, Thursday, reports on the situation of the implementation of the State Reform Program.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan