Female Suicide Bombers Attack Borno IDPs Camp, Five Dead – Sema

[Vanguard] The Borno State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) has said that five persons were killed in the suicide bomb attack at Dalori Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp, Maiduguri on Wednesday.

[Vanguard] The Borno State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA) has said that five persons were killed in the suicide bomb attack at Dalori Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp, Maiduguri on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Defence Lawyers Quiz NIA Cameraman

[Foroyaa] Defence Lawyers Ibrahim Jallow and S. Fatty, yesterday 30thJanuary 2018, quizzed Mr. Assan Badjie, the eight prosecution witness (PW8), in the ongoing trial against the former Director General of the NIA and eight others, before Justice Kumba…

[Foroyaa] Defence Lawyers Ibrahim Jallow and S. Fatty, yesterday 30thJanuary 2018, quizzed Mr. Assan Badjie, the eight prosecution witness (PW8), in the ongoing trial against the former Director General of the NIA and eight others, before Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Where Is Siaka Fatajo?

[Foroyaa] Siaka Fatajo has no problem with the Barrow administration. He is in fact a supporter of the Barrow administration who has gone missing since 27 February 2017. The family sees President Barrow as the principal protector of all Gambians and th…

[Foroyaa] Siaka Fatajo has no problem with the Barrow administration. He is in fact a supporter of the Barrow administration who has gone missing since 27 February 2017. The family sees President Barrow as the principal protector of all Gambians and they are appealing to him to add his voice and power in facilitating his rescue.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Fatou Mass Jobe Reappears At ‘Janneh’ Commission

[Foroyaa] Mrs. Fatou Mass Jobe-Njie, a former Minister of Tourism in the former Jammeh administration, and erstwhile Executive Director of Save the Children Foundation of the former first lady, yesterday told the ‘Janneh’ Commission that out of $300,00…

[Foroyaa] Mrs. Fatou Mass Jobe-Njie, a former Minister of Tourism in the former Jammeh administration, and erstwhile Executive Director of Save the Children Foundation of the former first lady, yesterday told the 'Janneh' Commission that out of $300,000 generated for Save the Children foundation, only $25,000 was spent on a child.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

An Appeal Panel Needs to Be Set Up

[Foroyaa] The Barrow administration has been engaged in the reinstatement of public servants who were removed from their positions without just cause under the Jammeh administration and has also been engaged in staff audit to eliminate alleged ghost wo…

[Foroyaa] The Barrow administration has been engaged in the reinstatement of public servants who were removed from their positions without just cause under the Jammeh administration and has also been engaged in staff audit to eliminate alleged ghost workers.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Some Young People Frown At Presidential Youth Advisor’s Appointment

[Foroyaa] President Barrow continues to announce his team of advisors this week and the one name that perhaps surprised many young people was that of Musa Suso, who would be advising him on youth matters.

[Foroyaa] President Barrow continues to announce his team of advisors this week and the one name that perhaps surprised many young people was that of Musa Suso, who would be advising him on youth matters.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Did Steinhoff’s Board Structure Contribute to the Scandal?

[The Conversation Africa] The global retail group Steinhoff is reeling under allegations of accounting fraud. Since the allegations surfaced last year the CEO of the multi-billion dollar business, Markus Jooste, has fallen on his sword and the company’…

[The Conversation Africa] The global retail group Steinhoff is reeling under allegations of accounting fraud. Since the allegations surfaced last year the CEO of the multi-billion dollar business, Markus Jooste, has fallen on his sword and the company's stock has been hammered, at one point losing about 90% in market value in a few days.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Averting an Avoidable Crisis

[ICG] Kenya’s ongoing electoral standoff could be compounded further if opposition leader Raila Odinga proceeds with a “swearing-in” ceremony that might elicit a tough response from President Kenyatta. To avert the risk of further protests, destruction…

[ICG] Kenya's ongoing electoral standoff could be compounded further if opposition leader Raila Odinga proceeds with a "swearing-in" ceremony that might elicit a tough response from President Kenyatta. To avert the risk of further protests, destruction and bloodshed, all actors should redouble efforts to broker a last-minute deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigeria V Sudan – Buhari Hails Super Eagles

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria on their victory over Sudan in the semi-final of the 2018 Championship of African Nations (CHAN) in Marrakesh, Morocco.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria on their victory over Sudan in the semi-final of the 2018 Championship of African Nations (CHAN) in Marrakesh, Morocco.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Cameroun Boils – From Separatist Fighters to Refugees

[Vanguard] WHILE the United Nations and indeed the international community appear concerned with conflicts and other related tumultuous events in Europe, Asia and the Middle East, scant attention is paid to the secessionist uprising in Southern Camerou…

[Vanguard] WHILE the United Nations and indeed the international community appear concerned with conflicts and other related tumultuous events in Europe, Asia and the Middle East, scant attention is paid to the secessionist uprising in Southern Cameroun which is steadily escalating out of control and indeed approximating a war in the making.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon