Chad Police Close Radio Station, Detain Manager

[CPJ] Police in Kelo some 400 kilometres (249 miles) south of the capital N’Djamena, on November 14, 2016, arrested Edmond Oueidigue Kandi, the manager of the community radio station Radio Bargadje, and ordered the station closed, Kandi told the Commit…

[CPJ] Police in Kelo some 400 kilometres (249 miles) south of the capital N'Djamena, on November 14, 2016, arrested Edmond Oueidigue Kandi, the manager of the community radio station Radio Bargadje, and ordered the station closed, Kandi told the Committee to Protect Journalists. According to Kandi and media reports, local administrative authorities ordered the station closed and the journalist's arrest in response to Radio Bargadje's November 10 reporting on violence between herders and farmers over land use in

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

N-Power Jobs – 13 States Submit List of Verified Applicants – Presidency

[Vanguard] The Presidency said last night that 13 states have submitted the verified list of graduates who applied for the Federal Government jobs, otherwise called N-Power jobs.

[Vanguard] The Presidency said last night that 13 states have submitted the verified list of graduates who applied for the Federal Government jobs, otherwise called N-Power jobs.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Press Freedom Under Attack in Cameroon

[CPJ] Abuja -The Cameroonian government and security services should immediately reverse a series of repressive measures that have produced a crisis of media freedom in the country, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

[CPJ] Abuja -The Cameroonian government and security services should immediately reverse a series of repressive measures that have produced a crisis of media freedom in the country, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Egypt Defends Statement On Church Bombing Against GCC Criticism

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt’s foreign ministry defended a statement on the recent church bombing that was criticised by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) for implicating Qatar in the case.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt's foreign ministry defended a statement on the recent church bombing that was criticised by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) for implicating Qatar in the case.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Cranes’ Onyango Form a Big Source of Concern

[Monitor] Once upon a time, goalkeepers used to batten down the hatches. Not anymore. Today, the demand that goalkeepers make themselves big in the penalty area has dropped off precipitously.

[Monitor] Once upon a time, goalkeepers used to batten down the hatches. Not anymore. Today, the demand that goalkeepers make themselves big in the penalty area has dropped off precipitously.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

At 99 He Eats Only Fruit for Breakfast

[Monitor] Doning blazer donated by a relative, Stephen Nsubuga Wagaba, who looked very composed wore a wide smile while in company of his grand children who kept on singing “Jjaja”,”Jjaja” (luganda for grandfather). They all seemed overwhelmed being cl…

[Monitor] Doning blazer donated by a relative, Stephen Nsubuga Wagaba, who looked very composed wore a wide smile while in company of his grand children who kept on singing "Jjaja","Jjaja" (luganda for grandfather). They all seemed overwhelmed being close to someone responsible for their existence.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Trust Nana Addo to Select the Best Team

[Ghana Star] A leading member of the New Patriotic Party, Dr Amoako Tuffour, has urged Ghanaians to trust the President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to select the best cabinet for his first four-year term.

[Ghana Star] A leading member of the New Patriotic Party, Dr Amoako Tuffour, has urged Ghanaians to trust the President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to select the best cabinet for his first four-year term.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Tourism Welcomes the Release of the Tourism Satellite Account Report

[SA Govt] The Department of Tourism welcomes the recent release of the Tourism Satellite Account (TSA) for South Africa showing that tourism consistently grew the number of tourism jobs, while continuing to make a 3% direct contribution to GDP.

[SA Govt] The Department of Tourism welcomes the recent release of the Tourism Satellite Account (TSA) for South Africa showing that tourism consistently grew the number of tourism jobs, while continuing to make a 3% direct contribution to GDP.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Adapt or Die, Expert Tells Insurers

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -AN expert has urged insurance providers in the continent to embrace technology to remain relevant in the market. Failure to do so mayresult in them pushed out of business in the competitive industry, says Simon Carpenter, Chief…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -AN expert has urged insurance providers in the continent to embrace technology to remain relevant in the market. Failure to do so mayresult in them pushed out of business in the competitive industry, says Simon Carpenter, Chief Technology Advisor SAP Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa