Kennedy Mong’are Quits Race for President, Runs for Governor

[Nation] Nyamira Senator Kennedy Mong’are will not run for president as he announced in April but will instead contest the county’s governorship after he was cleared by IEBC.

[Nation] Nyamira Senator Kennedy Mong'are will not run for president as he announced in April but will instead contest the county's governorship after he was cleared by IEBC.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Idi Amin, Trump – Strong Men With Unlikely Parallels

[The Herald] US president Donald Trump’s norm-breaking campaign and early reign has been compared to several other divisive historical figures, especially previous American presidents.

[The Herald] US president Donald Trump's norm-breaking campaign and early reign has been compared to several other divisive historical figures, especially previous American presidents.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Liberia Gets 20 Million Israeli Investment – U.S.$1 Billion Earmarked for Ecowas in Solar Energy

[The Capitol Times] Under a Memorandum of Understanding signed Friday, June 2, between the State of Israel and ECOWAS, Israel’s leading solar developer will invest $1 billion over the next four years to advance green energy power projects across the 15…

[The Capitol Times] Under a Memorandum of Understanding signed Friday, June 2, between the State of Israel and ECOWAS, Israel's leading solar developer will invest $1 billion over the next four years to advance green energy power projects across the 15 member states of the West African economic community.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LACC Releases New Asset Declaration

[The Capitol Times] As part of an effort to fight corruption in the country, the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) has revealed the release of a new asset declaration, verification and regulation process for all government officials in Liberia.

[The Capitol Times] As part of an effort to fight corruption in the country, the Liberia Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) has revealed the release of a new asset declaration, verification and regulation process for all government officials in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Ligis Conducts Census for Businesses

[The Capitol Times] As part of efforts to ensure the collection of data to inform development, the Liberia Institute of Statistics and Geo Information Services LIGIS has embarked on the conduct of its 2017 edition of the National Establishment Census f…

[The Capitol Times] As part of efforts to ensure the collection of data to inform development, the Liberia Institute of Statistics and Geo Information Services LIGIS has embarked on the conduct of its 2017 edition of the National Establishment Census for businesses operating across the geographical boundaries of Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Presidency for Sale Featured

[The Capitol Times] Before she even joined the fray to contest Liberia’s presidency in October 2017, former fashionista-turned humanitarian MacDella Cooper had already formed her own opinion about how to ascend to the Executive Mansion, and that is not…

[The Capitol Times] Before she even joined the fray to contest Liberia's presidency in October 2017, former fashionista-turned humanitarian MacDella Cooper had already formed her own opinion about how to ascend to the Executive Mansion, and that is not through the ballot.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Citizens Hail Gol, East International Pre Financing Agreement

[The Capitol Times] Liberians from all walks of life have expressed satisfaction over the US$59.5 million pre-financing agreement between East International Group Incorporated and the Liberian government which needs legislative endorsement to legitimiz…

[The Capitol Times] Liberians from all walks of life have expressed satisfaction over the US$59.5 million pre-financing agreement between East International Group Incorporated and the Liberian government which needs legislative endorsement to legitimize the deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rwanda Saddened By London Bridge Attack

[News of Rwanda] Rwanda’s Foreign Affairs Minister and Government’s spokesperson, Louise Mushikiwabo sent a consolatory message to UK government after the terror attack claimed seven lives and scores injured

[News of Rwanda] Rwanda's Foreign Affairs Minister and Government's spokesperson, Louise Mushikiwabo sent a consolatory message to UK government after the terror attack claimed seven lives and scores injured

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Opposition Leader Hichilema Celebrates Birthday in Jail

[Zambia Reports] Opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema will never forget the celebration of his 55th birthday. He would have celebrated it in jail while facing treason charges.

[Zambia Reports] Opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema will never forget the celebration of his 55th birthday. He would have celebrated it in jail while facing treason charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia