Jubilee, Nasa Leaders Meet MPs-Elect Ahead of Parliament’s Re-Opening

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Jubilee and NASA leaders were to meet with legislators in both the National Assembly and the Senate Wednesday to plan the way forward ahead of the re-opening of Parliament set for Thursday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Jubilee and NASA leaders were to meet with legislators in both the National Assembly and the Senate Wednesday to plan the way forward ahead of the re-opening of Parliament set for Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Sirleaf Addresses Harvard-Africa Forum in Accra

[New Democrat] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has addressed the First ever Harvard Africa Action Forum in Accra, Ghana. The Forum was held at the prestigious Movenpick Ambassador Hotel. Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo also addressed the…

[New Democrat] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has addressed the First ever Harvard Africa Action Forum in Accra, Ghana. The Forum was held at the prestigious Movenpick Ambassador Hotel. Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo also addressed the Forum.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Liberian Woman in Sierra Leone Fears Another Mudslide Might Kill the Rest of Her Family

[Observer] Ruth Dorbor struggled to speak to our reporter in colloquia so that she could be understood while articulating her needs and fear of remaining in Sierra Leone after the tragic flooding and mudslide that took place two weeks ago, killing her …

[Observer] Ruth Dorbor struggled to speak to our reporter in colloquia so that she could be understood while articulating her needs and fear of remaining in Sierra Leone after the tragic flooding and mudslide that took place two weeks ago, killing her husband's entire family and Ruth's fear is, that another mudslide might this time around kill her, her husband and two children.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Flood Relief in Sierra Leone Misses Some Victims

[Observer] Day 16- Sierra Leone is still in urgent need of further relief and AID as hundreds of people who witness say were not affected, have also begun coming out of the ‘woodworks,’ to receive AID after the devastating August 14, 2017 mudslide that…

[Observer] Day 16- Sierra Leone is still in urgent need of further relief and AID as hundreds of people who witness say were not affected, have also begun coming out of the 'woodworks,' to receive AID after the devastating August 14, 2017 mudslide that took more than 600 lives.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Senate Summons Werner for Undermining Education

[The Capitol Times] The plenary of the Liberia Senate has summoned the Minister of Education George Werner to give reason why he should not be held in contempt for undermining the educational system in the country.

[The Capitol Times] The plenary of the Liberia Senate has summoned the Minister of Education George Werner to give reason why he should not be held in contempt for undermining the educational system in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Wetangula’s Bodyguard Charged Over Supreme Court Scuffle

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A bodyguard attached to Bungoma Senator-elect Moses Wetangula has pleaded not guilty to two counts of causing disturbance at the Supreme Court on Monday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A bodyguard attached to Bungoma Senator-elect Moses Wetangula has pleaded not guilty to two counts of causing disturbance at the Supreme Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Voter Wants Two MPs-Elect Declared Unfit for Office Over Pay Demands

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A voter has filed a petition in court against Kiambu Woman Representative-elect Gathoni wa Muchomba and her Homa Bay counterpart Gladys Wanga after they agitated for salary reviews for Members of Parliament.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A voter has filed a petition in court against Kiambu Woman Representative-elect Gathoni wa Muchomba and her Homa Bay counterpart Gladys Wanga after they agitated for salary reviews for Members of Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

559 Picked as MCAs to Seal Gender Gap

[Nation] The 47 county assemblies have had to nominate 559 female members to meet the gender principle after Kenyans elected only 96 of them in the August 8 General Election.

[Nation] The 47 county assemblies have had to nominate 559 female members to meet the gender principle after Kenyans elected only 96 of them in the August 8 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Koroma Assures Hajj Victims of Appropriate Action

[Sierra Leone Government] President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Tuesday consoled hundreds of intending pilgrims who didn’t make this year’s journey to the Holy Land of Mecca and assured them that government would take appropriate action against anyone resp…

[Sierra Leone Government] President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Tuesday consoled hundreds of intending pilgrims who didn't make this year's journey to the Holy Land of Mecca and assured them that government would take appropriate action against anyone responsible for their misfortune.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone