Tensions as Leaders Meet to Resolve Political Crisis

[VOA] Bissau -As Guinea Bissau’s political elite gather in Nigeria Friday and Saturday in hopes of resolving a two-year-long crisis, residents and activists in the capital are demanding a solution to the political impasse.

[VOA] Bissau -As Guinea Bissau's political elite gather in Nigeria Friday and Saturday in hopes of resolving a two-year-long crisis, residents and activists in the capital are demanding a solution to the political impasse.

source: AllAfrica News: Guinea Bissau

Candidate Boakai Distances Himself From Sirleaf

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -They started up as two friends from their days in grade school at the College of West Africa (CWA) back in the days. Mrs. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and her Vice President, Mr. Joseph Nyuma Boakai, were friends even after high sc…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -They started up as two friends from their days in grade school at the College of West Africa (CWA) back in the days. Mrs. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and her Vice President, Mr. Joseph Nyuma Boakai, were friends even after high school.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Magafuli Hailed for Fighting Corruption, Instilling Good Governance in Civil Servants

[Citizen] Zanzibar Second Vice President Seif Ali Iddi on Monday, December 18, hailed President John Magufuli for fighting against corruption and instilling good governance in civil servants, which has resulted in the improvement of the country’s econo…

[Citizen] Zanzibar Second Vice President Seif Ali Iddi on Monday, December 18, hailed President John Magufuli for fighting against corruption and instilling good governance in civil servants, which has resulted in the improvement of the country's economic development.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Deflection in Liberty Party Shows Major Slip On Brumskine’s Grip On Party

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberty Party is facing the most difficult challenge in savaging its reputation since the Supreme Court dealt them a major blow by ruling against their argument for a rerun of the first round of voting.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberty Party is facing the most difficult challenge in savaging its reputation since the Supreme Court dealt them a major blow by ruling against their argument for a rerun of the first round of voting.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

JPM Wants CCM Leaders to Increase New Members, Create Sources of Income

[Citizen] CCM national chairman John Magufuli has directed new ruling party leaders to focus on increasing new members, creating new sources of income, connecting the government and citizens and behaving with integrity.

[Citizen] CCM national chairman John Magufuli has directed new ruling party leaders to focus on increasing new members, creating new sources of income, connecting the government and citizens and behaving with integrity.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Liberians Must Be Wary of Inconsistent Job-Seeking Politicians

[FrontPageAfrica] SWITCHING POLITICAL LANE has turned out as an acceptable norm in Liberian politics. But the manner and form these politicians switch from one political party to another raises concerns of ideological principles and leaves the creditab…

[FrontPageAfrica] SWITCHING POLITICAL LANE has turned out as an acceptable norm in Liberian politics. But the manner and form these politicians switch from one political party to another raises concerns of ideological principles and leaves the creditability of our body politics in shambles. It also vividly signals the level of inconsistencies embedded in these politicians. It casts doubts over the kind of public officials they would become if their party should assume state power.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Registered Voters Exclusion in Runoff Polls Breeds ‘Constitutional Conflict’

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Better Future Foundation (BFF), a civil society organization, has expressed serious concern with respect to the new date set by the National Elections Commission (NEC) for the conduct of the Presidential runoff election …

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Better Future Foundation (BFF), a civil society organization, has expressed serious concern with respect to the new date set by the National Elections Commission (NEC) for the conduct of the Presidential runoff election without first publishing and/or exhibiting the Final Registration Roll (FRR) for its verification and validation by electorates and other stakeholders.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

25 Firms Ready to Start Industries in Tanzania, Says Majaliwa

[Citizen] Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said on Monday, December 18, that at least 25 companies had confirmed their readiness to start industries in support of the government’s industrial revolution.

[Citizen] Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said on Monday, December 18, that at least 25 companies had confirmed their readiness to start industries in support of the government's industrial revolution.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania