President Urges NEC to Prepare Comprehensive Voters’ List for 2018 Poll

[Sierra Leone Government] In order to enhance transparent and credible elections in 2018, President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Monday 28 August 2017 urged National Electoral Commission (NEC) officials at State House to prepare and release a comprehensive …

[Sierra Leone Government] In order to enhance transparent and credible elections in 2018, President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma on Monday 28 August 2017 urged National Electoral Commission (NEC) officials at State House to prepare and release a comprehensive voters' list for the forthcoming 2018 general elections whereby every eligible voter is seen to be enfranchised.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Imo Uncovers N650 Million Fraud in Pensions Board, Arrests Suspected Culprits

[Guardian] Owerri and Abuja -The Imo State government has uncovered a fraud of N650 million in the state Pensions Board. The amount was meant for the payment of retirees.

[Guardian] Owerri and Abuja -The Imo State government has uncovered a fraud of N650 million in the state Pensions Board. The amount was meant for the payment of retirees.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mozambique Condemns Moroccan Attack On SADR Delegation

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government has strongly condemned the attempt by Morocco to prevent a delegation from the Saharan Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) from participating in last week’s ministerial meeting in Maputo of TICAD (Tokyo International…

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government has strongly condemned the attempt by Morocco to prevent a delegation from the Saharan Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) from participating in last week's ministerial meeting in Maputo of TICAD (Tokyo International Conference on African Development).

source: AllAfrica News: Western Sahara

Kerry’s Video Played in Supreme Court to Back Uhuru Win

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A video recording of former US Secretary of State John Kerry stating that the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) had put in place adequate systems to ensure integrity of the 2017 General Election was Tuesday af…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A video recording of former US Secretary of State John Kerry stating that the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) had put in place adequate systems to ensure integrity of the 2017 General Election was Tuesday afternoon played before the Supreme Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President of Seychelles Discusses Textiles, Workforce, Tourism With New Bangladeshi High Commissioner

[Seychelles News Agency] Textiles, the workforce, tourism, and the fisheries industry were the main areas of cooperation discussed between the president of Seychelles and newly accredited Bangladeshi high commissioner, the Bangladeshi official said.

[Seychelles News Agency] Textiles, the workforce, tourism, and the fisheries industry were the main areas of cooperation discussed between the president of Seychelles and newly accredited Bangladeshi high commissioner, the Bangladeshi official said.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Harambee Stars Prepare for Friendly

[Nation] National football team Harambee Stars on Tuesday stepped up training at Kenya School of Monetary Studies in Nairobi ahead of an international friendly match against Mozambique.

[Nation] National football team Harambee Stars on Tuesday stepped up training at Kenya School of Monetary Studies in Nairobi ahead of an international friendly match against Mozambique.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Starts Implementation of World’s Toughest Law Against Plastic Bags

[This is Africa] Kenya now has the toughest laws against plastic bags. This week the country banned the use, manufacture, and importation of all plastic bags used for commercial and household packaging.The ban has been applauded as a step in the right …

[This is Africa] Kenya now has the toughest laws against plastic bags. This week the country banned the use, manufacture, and importation of all plastic bags used for commercial and household packaging.The ban has been applauded as a step in the right direction to protect the environment.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya