Gunmen Kill Three in Plateau As Security Agents Deny Complicity

[Guardian] Jos, Lafia and Makurdi -Unknown gunmen ambushed and killed three people last Sunday at Kwall Junction in Bassa Local Council of Plateau State, while several others were injured on their way from the farms.Also last week, suspected herdsmen r…

[Guardian] Jos, Lafia and Makurdi -Unknown gunmen ambushed and killed three people last Sunday at Kwall Junction in Bassa Local Council of Plateau State, while several others were injured on their way from the farms.Also last week, suspected herdsmen reportedly killed some Irigwe people of Bassa, even as security operatives denied complicity, but failed to respond to the attacks.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Akufo-Addo Tours the Western Region

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has assured Ghanaians that the government would embark on a systematic road construction project to fix bad roads in the country.

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has assured Ghanaians that the government would embark on a systematic road construction project to fix bad roads in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Massive Road Construction Works in the Western Region to Begin This Year–President Akufo-Addo

[Ghana Govt.] A massive road construction will be undertaken, this year, in the western part of Ghana, the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has disclosed.

[Ghana Govt.] A massive road construction will be undertaken, this year, in the western part of Ghana, the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Construction to Begin On the 25km Asankragwa-Fordjuorkrom Road

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Saturday, cut the sod for the construction of the Asankragua-Fordjuorkrom Feeder Road at Amenfi West in the Western Region of Ghana.

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Saturday, cut the sod for the construction of the Asankragua-Fordjuorkrom Feeder Road at Amenfi West in the Western Region of Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

President Akufo-Addo Launches 2018 Ghana Census of Agriculture

[Ghana Govt.] The 2018 Ghana Census on Agriculture, which is to enable Government formulate strategies and policies, as well as monitor and evaluate policies in the agriculture sector, has been launched at Sefwi Wiawso in the Western Region.

[Ghana Govt.] The 2018 Ghana Census on Agriculture, which is to enable Government formulate strategies and policies, as well as monitor and evaluate policies in the agriculture sector, has been launched at Sefwi Wiawso in the Western Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Personal Loans Up – BoT

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Personal loans grew by 56 per cent during the third quarter of this year ended in March from a contraction of 4.9 per cent during the first quarter of last year ended in March.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Personal loans grew by 56 per cent during the third quarter of this year ended in March from a contraction of 4.9 per cent during the first quarter of last year ended in March.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Nasrda Predicts Appearance of Moon Tomorrow

[Guardian] The Centre for Basic Space Science of the National Space Research and Development Agency (CBSS-NASRDA) has predicted that the Astronomical Lunar Crescent would be sighted tomorrow.

[Guardian] The Centre for Basic Space Science of the National Space Research and Development Agency (CBSS-NASRDA) has predicted that the Astronomical Lunar Crescent would be sighted tomorrow.

President Weah Ends Roads Inspection – Says Roads Should Be Completed in Three Years

[Govt of Liberia] Monrovia -President George Manneh Weah has ended a two-county tour in Central Liberia where he inspected preparatory works on road projects earmarked by the government. The Liberian leader’s first stop took him Bong County and climaxe…

[Govt of Liberia] Monrovia -President George Manneh Weah has ended a two-county tour in Central Liberia where he inspected preparatory works on road projects earmarked by the government. The Liberian leader's first stop took him Bong County and climaxed in Ganta, Nimba County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

The Niger-Mali Border – Subordinating Military Action to a Political Strategy

[ICG] The Nigerien government and its allies’ use of military force and non-state armed proxies to curtail jihadist groups along the Niger-Mali border is stoking intercommunal conflict. Niger should instead adopt a political approach which includes rec…

[ICG] The Nigerien government and its allies' use of military force and non-state armed proxies to curtail jihadist groups along the Niger-Mali border is stoking intercommunal conflict. Niger should instead adopt a political approach which includes reconciliation, dialogue and, in some cases, pardons for militants.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali