The Armed Forces Declares Its Independence From Politics Reacting to Deputy APRC Leader in Army Uniform

[Foroyaa] Foroyaa published an interview with Mr Momodou Alieu Bah who was once in the army under the Jammeh administration but had left and eventually held the position of Minister of the Interior. He was asked by Foroyaa to provide a picture to go al…

[Foroyaa] Foroyaa published an interview with Mr Momodou Alieu Bah who was once in the army under the Jammeh administration but had left and eventually held the position of Minister of the Interior. He was asked by Foroyaa to provide a picture to go along with his interview published in edition No. 17/2018 dated Friday 26 - Sunday 28 January, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Femi Peters Laid to Rest

[Foroyaa] Former Gambian Ambassador to the three West African countries of Sierra Leone, Liberia and the Ivory Coast OluFemi Peters, was finally laid to his eternal rest on Friday 26th January 2016.

[Foroyaa] Former Gambian Ambassador to the three West African countries of Sierra Leone, Liberia and the Ivory Coast OluFemi Peters, was finally laid to his eternal rest on Friday 26th January 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Pa Sankareh Has Departed but Will Never Be Forgotten

[Foroyaa] The 96 year old PDOIS member from Sami Pochonki who joined the party since its inception in 1986, departed at 11 am on 24thJanuary 2018. His time on earth was well spent. He lived for the truth and died whilst struggling for the truth to prev…

[Foroyaa] The 96 year old PDOIS member from Sami Pochonki who joined the party since its inception in 1986, departed at 11 am on 24thJanuary 2018. His time on earth was well spent. He lived for the truth and died whilst struggling for the truth to prevail. He has added value to his society and would therefore be remembered for the good he has done on this earth. This is why he can never be forgotten.

Magafuli – Why I Picked Slaa

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli said yesterday that Dr Willibrod Slaa’s manifest abhorrence of fraud and theft was the secret behind the Head of State’s decision to appoint him ambassador.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli said yesterday that Dr Willibrod Slaa's manifest abhorrence of fraud and theft was the secret behind the Head of State's decision to appoint him ambassador.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Empowering Women – Urgent Task Ahead

[Ethiopian Herald] Few years ago, Former First Lady of the United States Hillary Clinton sat down with CNN’s Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour and stated, “There is still so much inequity, so much unfairness, so much disrespect and …

[Ethiopian Herald] Few years ago, Former First Lady of the United States Hillary Clinton sat down with CNN's Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour and stated, "There is still so much inequity, so much unfairness, so much disrespect and discrimination towards women and girls. So, have we made progress, yes we have, but have we made enough? No. And it's not a minor issue, it's not a luxury issue you get to after everything else is resolved, it is central to the maintenance, stability, sustainability of democrac

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

MEC Sihle Zikalala Commends Hefty Sentences Meted Out to Rhino Poachers

[Govt of SA] We urge the courts to continue throwing the book at poachers as we believe that nothing short of hefty jail sentences will deter poachers intent on plundering our critically endangered species.”

[Govt of SA] We urge the courts to continue throwing the book at poachers as we believe that nothing short of hefty jail sentences will deter poachers intent on plundering our critically endangered species."

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Life Esidimeni – the ‘Missing’ Victims – Could the Toll Be 200?

[Daily Maverick] A reported 62 patients are unaccounted for after being moved from Life Esidimeni. The Gauteng health department lists them as numbers on a page. By GREG NICOLSON.

[Daily Maverick] A reported 62 patients are unaccounted for after being moved from Life Esidimeni. The Gauteng health department lists them as numbers on a page. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

11 Discos Reject 18,648.66mw of Electricity in 14 Days

[Vanguard] Despite several promises made by the Federal Government to ensure total evacuation of generated power to consumers, Nigerians are yet to see any development, as the nation’s 11 Distribution Companies, DISCOs rejected 18, 648.66 megawatts (mw…

[Vanguard] Despite several promises made by the Federal Government to ensure total evacuation of generated power to consumers, Nigerians are yet to see any development, as the nation's 11 Distribution Companies, DISCOs rejected 18, 648.66 megawatts (mw) of electricity in the first two week of 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria