Can Prince Johnson Endorsement Bring George Weah Close to Presidency?

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -When the National Elections Commission (NEC) released the final results for the October 10 Presidential and a legislative election, the demography of votes was enough to tell that vote rich Nimba County would decide who the …

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -When the National Elections Commission (NEC) released the final results for the October 10 Presidential and a legislative election, the demography of votes was enough to tell that vote rich Nimba County would decide who the next President of Liberia becomes.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Minister Sets Ambitious Fish Consumption Target

[New Era] Walvis Bay -The Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Bernhardt Esau, wants at least 47,000 metric tons of fish to be consumed and distributed locally by March 2018. This translates to 7.4 kilogrammes of fish per year for every Namibian.

[New Era] Walvis Bay -The Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources, Bernhardt Esau, wants at least 47,000 metric tons of fish to be consumed and distributed locally by March 2018. This translates to 7.4 kilogrammes of fish per year for every Namibian.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

EU Announces €106 Million Support Package for People Affected By the Crises in Sudan

[PR Newswire] Brussels -The European Commission has announced a ?106 million support package – ?46 million in humanitarian assistance and ?60 million for development – to directly assist people in Sudan affected by forced displacement, undernutrition, …

[PR Newswire] Brussels -The European Commission has announced a ?106 million support package - ?46 million in humanitarian assistance and ?60 million for development - to directly assist people in Sudan affected by forced displacement, undernutrition, disease outbreaks and recurrent extreme climatic conditions.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Burundi – EU Renews Sanctions Until 31 October 2018

[PR Newswire] Brussels -On 23 October 2017, the Council renewed the EU restrictive measures against Burundi for another year until 31 October 2018. These measures consist of a travel ban and asset freeze against four persons whose activities are deemed…

[PR Newswire] Brussels -On 23 October 2017, the Council renewed the EU restrictive measures against Burundi for another year until 31 October 2018. These measures consist of a travel ban and asset freeze against four persons whose activities are deemed to be undermining democratic governance and obstructing the search for a peaceful political solution in Burundi. These activities include acts of violence, repression or incitement to violence and acts which constitute serious human rights violations.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Burundian Refugees Urged to Return Home

[East African] The stabilising security situation in Burundi should pave the way for the repatriation of Burundian refugees in neighbouring countries who fled the 2015 political instability that followed President Pierre Nkurunziza’s decision to seek a…

[East African] The stabilising security situation in Burundi should pave the way for the repatriation of Burundian refugees in neighbouring countries who fled the 2015 political instability that followed President Pierre Nkurunziza's decision to seek a third term.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Burundi Rubbishes Panama Papers

[East African] The Panama Papers that contain documents full of financial information about wealthy individuals and public officials – previously kept private – has now revealed that Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza took advantage of the political…

[East African] The Panama Papers that contain documents full of financial information about wealthy individuals and public officials - previously kept private - has now revealed that Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza took advantage of the political crisis in the country to enrich himself.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Verification of Presidential Poll Results Starts

[Nation] The electoral commission has said it has received results sent electronically from all polling stations where voting took place in the repeat presidential election on Thursday.

[Nation] The electoral commission has said it has received results sent electronically from all polling stations where voting took place in the repeat presidential election on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya