Upper West Chiefs Commend President Akufo-Addo for Fulfilling Promises, Fight Against Corruption

[Ghana Presidency] The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has received commendation from the Chiefs of the Upper West Region for the fulfilment of major campaign promises he made in the run up to the December 2016 election, and als…

[Ghana Presidency] The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has received commendation from the Chiefs of the Upper West Region for the fulfilment of major campaign promises he made in the run up to the December 2016 election, and also his fight against corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Governors Want Bloom Back Into Pyrethrum Crop

[Nation] A number of incoming governors are taking steps to revive the once rosy pyrethrum sector even as more firms seek the regulator’s permit to set up operations in Kenya.

[Nation] A number of incoming governors are taking steps to revive the once rosy pyrethrum sector even as more firms seek the regulator's permit to set up operations in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

ZCDC to Start Conglomerate Mining

[The Herald] State mining entity, the Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC), will this month begin conglomerate mining following the near depletion of alluvial diamonds at the Chiadzwa diamond fields.

[The Herald] State mining entity, the Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC), will this month begin conglomerate mining following the near depletion of alluvial diamonds at the Chiadzwa diamond fields.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Akufo-Addo Commissions Wa Water Project

[Ghana Presidency] The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has commissioned the $55.50 million Wa Water Project, at Jambusie, on Monday, 2nd October, 2017, at the commencement of his 2-day tour of the Upper West Region.

[Ghana Presidency] The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has commissioned the $55.50 million Wa Water Project, at Jambusie, on Monday, 2nd October, 2017, at the commencement of his 2-day tour of the Upper West Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Zimbabwe Arrests Newsday Journalist Over Story On First Lady’s Underwear Donation

[CPJ] New York -The Committee to Protect Journalists today called on Zimbabwean authorities to immediately release NewsDay journalist Kenneth Nyangani and drop all charges against him. Nyangani was arrested yesterday and charged with criminal nuisance …

[CPJ] New York -The Committee to Protect Journalists today called on Zimbabwean authorities to immediately release NewsDay journalist Kenneth Nyangani and drop all charges against him. Nyangani was arrested yesterday and charged with criminal nuisance for reporting that First Lady Grace Mugabe had donated used underwear to supporters of the country's ruling ZANU-PF party, his lawyer, Passmore Nyakureba, told CPJ.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘A Time to Be Grateful’ – President Sirleaf Declares Upon Return From the United States

[Govt of Liberia] Harbel -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Monday, October 2, 2017, returned home from the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, the United States of America, with a grateful heart.

[Govt of Liberia] Harbel -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Monday, October 2, 2017, returned home from the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, the United States of America, with a grateful heart.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia