Soccer – Botswana Off to Rocky Start

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana men’s football team got off to a disappointing start in the opening match of the 19th Confederation of Universities and Colleges Sports Association (CUCSA) games when they were beaten 1-0 by Zimbabwe at the Nati…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana men's football team got off to a disappointing start in the opening match of the 19th Confederation of Universities and Colleges Sports Association (CUCSA) games when they were beaten 1-0 by Zimbabwe at the National Stadium yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

President Barrow Regrets the Loss of Lives in Faraba, Suspends All Mining Activities

[Govt of the Gambia] The President is deeply saddened by reports of clashes in Faraba which led to loss of lives. Out of extreme concern and regard for justice and accountability, the President summoned the high command of the relevant security service…

[Govt of the Gambia] The President is deeply saddened by reports of clashes in Faraba which led to loss of lives. Out of extreme concern and regard for justice and accountability, the President summoned the high command of the relevant security service and instructed thorough investigation into the matter as quickly as possible.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Did Not Authorize Use of Fire Arms – IGP

[Foroyaa] The Inspector General of Police has issued a press release indicating that his office did not authorize the use of fire arms on protestors in Faraba Banta and has promised to investigate the circumstance leading to the incident. The full text…

[Foroyaa] The Inspector General of Police has issued a press release indicating that his office did not authorize the use of fire arms on protestors in Faraba Banta and has promised to investigate the circumstance leading to the incident. The full text of the release is as follows:

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

GPU Condemns Alleged Assault On Journalist

[Foroyaa] Fajara: Monday June 18, 2018 – The Gambia Press Union (GPU) hereby condemns in the strongest terms the assault on journalist Pa Modou Bojang by personnel of Police Intervention Unit (PIU) at Faraba village, Kombo East.

[Foroyaa] Fajara: Monday June 18, 2018 - The Gambia Press Union (GPU) hereby condemns in the strongest terms the assault on journalist Pa Modou Bojang by personnel of Police Intervention Unit (PIU) at Faraba village, Kombo East.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

President Barrow Regrets Loss of Lives in Faraba, Suspends All Mining Activities

[Foroyaa] State House, Banjul, 18th June 2018 – The President is deeply saddened by reports of clashes in Faraba which led to loss of lives. Out of extreme concern and regard for justice and accountability, the President summoned the high command of th…

[Foroyaa] State House, Banjul, 18th June 2018 - The President is deeply saddened by reports of clashes in Faraba which led to loss of lives. Out of extreme concern and regard for justice and accountability, the President summoned the high command of the relevant security service and instructed thorough investigation into the matter as quickly as possible.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Army Summons Mbarara Police Boss

[Monitor] Mbarara -The Mbarara District police commander, Mr Jaffar Magyezi, was yesterday picked by the army and taken to Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence headquarters in Kampala for interrogation on unknown issues.

[Monitor] Mbarara -The Mbarara District police commander, Mr Jaffar Magyezi, was yesterday picked by the army and taken to Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence headquarters in Kampala for interrogation on unknown issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Residents Shun Nalufenya Police Station Two Months After Its Transformation

[Monitor] The widely open gate to Nalufenya Police Station located in Nalufenya Village, Nalufenya Parish, Mpumudde-Kimaka Division in Jinja District, is an indication that one is welcome to this once dreaded police station, according to authorities.

[Monitor] The widely open gate to Nalufenya Police Station located in Nalufenya Village, Nalufenya Parish, Mpumudde-Kimaka Division in Jinja District, is an indication that one is welcome to this once dreaded police station, according to authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Minister Zweli Mkhize Message of Support At Funeral of Queen Mother of Amampondo Asenyandeni

[Govt of SA] Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA) Minister Zweli Mkhize delivered the national government message of support and condolence at the funeral of the Queen Mother Fikelephi Bongolethu Ndamase of AmaMpondo AseNyandeni today…

[Govt of SA] Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA) Minister Zweli Mkhize delivered the national government message of support and condolence at the funeral of the Queen Mother Fikelephi Bongolethu Ndamase of AmaMpondo AseNyandeni today, which was attended by dignitaries from government, political parties, traditional leaders and South African royal houses.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa