Morocco’s 2026 World Cup Bid Loss – a Lesson in Pan-Africanism

[This is Africa] Morocco’s fifth World Cup bid crashed spectacularly after it lost to the North American trio of US, Mexico and Canada. 11 African countries voted against Morocco. Namibia was unequivocal, clearly stating it voted against Morocco becaus…

[This is Africa] Morocco's fifth World Cup bid crashed spectacularly after it lost to the North American trio of US, Mexico and Canada. 11 African countries voted against Morocco. Namibia was unequivocal, clearly stating it voted against Morocco because of its occupation of the Sahrawi Republic. Morocco might have rejoined the African Union, but many Africans still don't think its loyalty lies in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Liberia – Agriculture Ministry, Ci Launch New Program to Tackle Deforestation

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Ministry of Agriculture, with the support of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), and Conservation International (CI) recently launched the Good Growth Partnership (GGP) under the theme: Taking Deforestation ou…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Ministry of Agriculture, with the support of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), and Conservation International (CI) recently launched the Good Growth Partnership (GGP) under the theme: Taking Deforestation out of Commodity Supply Chains.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Unilag Probes Lecturer Over Sexual Harassment

[Guardian] University of Lagos (UNILAG) has set up a fact-finding panel to investigate the allegation of sexual harassment involving a lecturer in the institution as published in various social media platforms.

[Guardian] University of Lagos (UNILAG) has set up a fact-finding panel to investigate the allegation of sexual harassment involving a lecturer in the institution as published in various social media platforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lessons for Polls in Zimbabwe, Cameroon and DR Congo

[Africa Portal] As Zimbabwe, Cameroon and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) prepare to hold historic polls in July, October and December respectively, concerns around violence, intimidation and credible electoral processes are rising.

[Africa Portal] As Zimbabwe, Cameroon and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) prepare to hold historic polls in July, October and December respectively, concerns around violence, intimidation and credible electoral processes are rising.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

The Police-Saraki Tussle in the Offa Robbery

[Guardian] On Thursday, April 5, 2018, a group of dare-devil armed robbers attacked five banks in Offa, an ancient city in Kwara State, carting away unspecified sums of money and killing dozens of people in the process. The police exhibited amazing pro…

[Guardian] On Thursday, April 5, 2018, a group of dare-devil armed robbers attacked five banks in Offa, an ancient city in Kwara State, carting away unspecified sums of money and killing dozens of people in the process. The police exhibited amazing proficiency as they arrested a good number of the main actors in the robbery saga, almost with efficient speed! Some of the arrested robbers allegedly confessed the Senate President's (Bukola Saraki's) "involvement" in the Offa bank robbery incident, whereupon the Police i

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Regular Visits, Meetings Strengthen Relations

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Increased high level exchange visits are instrumental in stengthening and broadening the scope of Botswana and Russia bilateral relations, says International Affairs and Cooperation Ministry permanent secretary Mr Gaeime…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Increased high level exchange visits are instrumental in stengthening and broadening the scope of Botswana and Russia bilateral relations, says International Affairs and Cooperation Ministry permanent secretary Mr Gaeimelwe Goitsemang.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana