Are There Detentions As a Result of the Bakoteh Dumpsite Crisis?

[Foroyaa] At the beginning of the confrontation between the security forces and the residents of Bakoteh and Manjai, the road from Bakoteh to Kololi was cordoned off to prevent the people from Bakoteh from entering the dumpsite while transports with so…

[Foroyaa] At the beginning of the confrontation between the security forces and the residents of Bakoteh and Manjai, the road from Bakoteh to Kololi was cordoned off to prevent the people from Bakoteh from entering the dumpsite while transports with solid waste were allowed to dump the waste.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

The Bakoteh Dumpsite Crisis – Urgent Solution Needed

[Foroyaa] The confrontation which occurred on Sunday from the surroundings of the Bakoteh Dumpsite should not be allowed to reoccur. The tension has been diffused but the causes of the tension are yet to be addressed.

[Foroyaa] The confrontation which occurred on Sunday from the surroundings of the Bakoteh Dumpsite should not be allowed to reoccur. The tension has been diffused but the causes of the tension are yet to be addressed.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Tension Diffuses At Bakoteh/Manjai Dump Site After Commotion and Scuffles

[Foroyaa] Tension diffused at the Bakoteh/Manjai Dumpsite yesterday late in the afternoon after commotion and scuffles during a long standoff resulting in arrests and protestors.

[Foroyaa] Tension diffused at the Bakoteh/Manjai Dumpsite yesterday late in the afternoon after commotion and scuffles during a long standoff resulting in arrests and protestors.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Former LSK Boss Faults Ruling on Presidential Ballot Tender

[Nation] Former Rift Valley Law Society of Kenya chairman Kipkoech Ngetich has faulted the High Court ruling that cancelled the tender for the printing of Presidential ballot papers given to Dubai-based Al Ghurair Printing and Publishing LLC citing lac…

[Nation] Former Rift Valley Law Society of Kenya chairman Kipkoech Ngetich has faulted the High Court ruling that cancelled the tender for the printing of Presidential ballot papers given to Dubai-based Al Ghurair Printing and Publishing LLC citing lack of public participation.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Delivering Healthy Diets in Mozambique

[The Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition] Key figures from government, civil society and the private sector are attending a high-level meeting in Maputo, Mozambique, to discuss how to build on political backing and develop better…

[The Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition] Key figures from government, civil society and the private sector are attending a high-level meeting in Maputo, Mozambique, to discuss how to build on political backing and develop better coordinated, multi-sector strategies to deliver the high-quality, diverse diets required to tackle malnutrition.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

#GuptaLeaks – Software Giant in ‘Kickback’ Deal With Gupta Company

[Daily Maverick] To clinch Transnet business, business software giant SAP agreed to pay 10% “sales commission” to a company controlled by the Guptas. The evidence suggests the company – a little-known outpost of the Gupta empire – was deliberately inte…

[Daily Maverick] To clinch Transnet business, business software giant SAP agreed to pay 10% "sales commission" to a company controlled by the Guptas. The evidence suggests the company - a little-known outpost of the Gupta empire - was deliberately interposed to obscure Gupta involvement and to launder the proceeds to them.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kismayo to Host First National Cabinet Meeting

[Dalsan Radio] Jubaland headquarters Kidnap expected to host Somalia’s federal cabinet ministers on Thursday. This will be the first federal cabinet meeting to be held out of Mogadishu.

[Dalsan Radio] Jubaland headquarters Kidnap expected to host Somalia's federal cabinet ministers on Thursday. This will be the first federal cabinet meeting to be held out of Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

‘Overall Situation in Darfur Remains Fragile’ – Unamid Head

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Today, the Joint Special Representative of the UN-AU peacekeeping Mission in Darfur (Unamid), Jeremiah Mamabolo, briefed an audience in Khartoum on the consequences of the UN Security Council Resolution 2363 of 29 June.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Today, the Joint Special Representative of the UN-AU peacekeeping Mission in Darfur (Unamid), Jeremiah Mamabolo, briefed an audience in Khartoum on the consequences of the UN Security Council Resolution 2363 of 29 June.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UN Team in Sudan ‘Hopes for Positive Decision On U.S. Sanctions’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -According to the UN Country Team (UNCT) in Sudan, there has been a marked improvement in humanitarian access over the past six months. This has prompted the team to cite its hopes that Washington will finally cancel the econom…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -According to the UN Country Team (UNCT) in Sudan, there has been a marked improvement in humanitarian access over the past six months. This has prompted the team to cite its hopes that Washington will finally cancel the economic sanctions on Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan