Human Rights Commission Slams ‘Medical Xenophobia’

[Daily Maverick] Gauteng public hospital denies migrants health care services due to their nationality or legal status revealed the South African Human Rights Commission. By ORATENG LEPODISE.

[Daily Maverick] Gauteng public hospital denies migrants health care services due to their nationality or legal status revealed the South African Human Rights Commission. By ORATENG LEPODISE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenya Invites Tenders in Readiness for Early Oil Export

[East African] Preparations for Kenya’s planned early export of crude oil have begun in earnest with invitation of tenders for the upgrade of the existing pipeline that connects Mombasa’s onshore storage tanks to the ship-loading facility in the Indian…

[East African] Preparations for Kenya's planned early export of crude oil have begun in earnest with invitation of tenders for the upgrade of the existing pipeline that connects Mombasa's onshore storage tanks to the ship-loading facility in the Indian Ocean.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tanzania Records Sharp Drop in Openness in Budget Issues

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania’s sharp fall in its scores in the Open Budget Survey (OBS) has triggered calls for a national dialogue on how to rescue the country from haphazard formulation and implementation of budgets.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania's sharp fall in its scores in the Open Budget Survey (OBS) has triggered calls for a national dialogue on how to rescue the country from haphazard formulation and implementation of budgets.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Borno Police Deploy 3,000 Officers to Fortify Schools, Others

[Guardian] Maiduguri -The Borno Police Command has deployed 3,000 personnel to safeguard the 205 schools in the state against attacks by Boko Haram insurgents.The Commissioner of Police, Damian Chukwu, while reviewing the security situation in Maidugur…

[Guardian] Maiduguri -The Borno Police Command has deployed 3,000 personnel to safeguard the 205 schools in the state against attacks by Boko Haram insurgents.The Commissioner of Police, Damian Chukwu, while reviewing the security situation in Maiduguri, said everything possible must be done to secure the lives of pupils and students.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NEC ‘Ready’ for Presidential Run-Off Election

[Concord] The National Electoral Commission (NEC) yesterday stated that they were ready to conduct the presidential run-off election slated for March 31. The distribution of electoral materials for the presidential run-off election has already commence…

[Concord] The National Electoral Commission (NEC) yesterday stated that they were ready to conduct the presidential run-off election slated for March 31. The distribution of electoral materials for the presidential run-off election has already commenced at the NEC Logistics office in Freetown.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

ADP Kamaraimba Predicts APC Samura Kamara ‘Win’

[Concord] Former Presidential Candidate of the Alliance Democratic Party (ADP), Mohamed Kamaraimba Mansaray, has predicted that the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Dr. Samura Kamara, will win the March 31st run-off election.

[Concord] Former Presidential Candidate of the Alliance Democratic Party (ADP), Mohamed Kamaraimba Mansaray, has predicted that the ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Dr. Samura Kamara, will win the March 31st run-off election.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Peace Mothers Play Vital Roles in Sierra Leone’s 2018 Elections

[Concord] Fambul Tok Peace Mothers, equipped with communication skills and clear understanding of peaceful messages were able to convince community members to see reason not to engage in any form of violence before and even after the pronouncement of r…

[Concord] Fambul Tok Peace Mothers, equipped with communication skills and clear understanding of peaceful messages were able to convince community members to see reason not to engage in any form of violence before and even after the pronouncement of results.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

‘NGC Stands Out As the Biggest Victim of Irregularities And Malpractices’

[Concord] Chairman and Leader of the National Grand Coalition (NGC) has claimed that the party is the biggest victim of alleged irregularities and malpractices that marred the outcome of the March 7 multitier elections in all regions.

[Concord] Chairman and Leader of the National Grand Coalition (NGC) has claimed that the party is the biggest victim of alleged irregularities and malpractices that marred the outcome of the March 7 multitier elections in all regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

NEC’s Supreme Court Case Adjourned Till After Run-Off

[Concord] The Supreme Court in Sierra Leone has adjourned until April 5 to continue hearing a case brought before it by the National Electoral Commission (NEC) for judicial review of a raft of orders that had been granted by the High Court, presided by…

[Concord] The Supreme Court in Sierra Leone has adjourned until April 5 to continue hearing a case brought before it by the National Electoral Commission (NEC) for judicial review of a raft of orders that had been granted by the High Court, presided by Justice Abdul Rahaman Mansaray.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

C4C Will Declare Within 48hrs, Says Scribe

[Concord] National Secretary General of Coalition for Change (C4C), Koigor Alicious Foh, has noted that the party would issue a statement within the next 48 hours to state which of the two parties in the run-off they would back in the March 31 presiden…

[Concord] National Secretary General of Coalition for Change (C4C), Koigor Alicious Foh, has noted that the party would issue a statement within the next 48 hours to state which of the two parties in the run-off they would back in the March 31 presidential run-off election.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone