No Holiday Relief From Foul Dumpsites?

[Observer] With the discomfort of the intense heat of the dry season ramping up temperatures above 90 degrees, residents of Monrovia and Paynesville are enduring the added irritation of the foul smell of the huge, disgusting garbage piles “decking” the…

[Observer] With the discomfort of the intense heat of the dry season ramping up temperatures above 90 degrees, residents of Monrovia and Paynesville are enduring the added irritation of the foul smell of the huge, disgusting garbage piles "decking" the roadway from Red Light to ELWA junction.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Chinese Company in Burundi Turns Vast Marshland Into Farmland

[Focac] Burundian farmer John Ahiboneye wearing rainboots stood in rippling green rice on a December morning. He was harvesting rice in the rice field which stretches beyond sight.

[Focac] Burundian farmer John Ahiboneye wearing rainboots stood in rippling green rice on a December morning. He was harvesting rice in the rice field which stretches beyond sight.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

UPDF Awarded for Good Work in Somalia

[Shabelle] UPDF battle group 22 which has been serving under African Union Mission in Somalia commonly known as AMISOM commanded by Col Bernard Tuhame has been awarded medals of honor by the mission.

[Shabelle] UPDF battle group 22 which has been serving under African Union Mission in Somalia commonly known as AMISOM commanded by Col Bernard Tuhame has been awarded medals of honor by the mission.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Professional Boxers Prove Mettle

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Local professional boxers led by World Boxing Association Pan African featherweight title hopeful, Steven Bagwasi, gave out free boxing lessons to their opponents on December 7 in an entertaining Fox Sports Africa Boxing…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Local professional boxers led by World Boxing Association Pan African featherweight title hopeful, Steven Bagwasi, gave out free boxing lessons to their opponents on December 7 in an entertaining Fox Sports Africa Boxing bonanza staged at the Gaborone International Convention Centre.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Youth, Sports Minister Welcomes Sudan Hosting of Arab, African Youth Forum

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Youth and SportsD. Abdul- Karim Mousa has welcomed the Sudan hosting of the Forum of the Arab-African Youth scheduled for next January.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Youth and SportsD. Abdul- Karim Mousa has welcomed the Sudan hosting of the Forum of the Arab-African Youth scheduled for next January.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Foreign Minister Receives Credentials of the New Ethiopian Ambassador

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour, on Sunday received copy of the credentials of the new ambassador of Ethiopia to the Sudan, Molgetta Zoudi Michael

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour, on Sunday received copy of the credentials of the new ambassador of Ethiopia to the Sudan, Molgetta Zoudi Michael

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Bakri Chairman to Higher Committee for Housing and Reconstruction

[SNA] Khartoum -The Executive Director of the National Fund for Housing and Reconstruction, Dr. Al Tayeb Aioubia, has announced the reformation of the higher committee for housing and reconstruction to be chaired by the First Vice President, the Nation…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Executive Director of the National Fund for Housing and Reconstruction, Dr. Al Tayeb Aioubia, has announced the reformation of the higher committee for housing and reconstruction to be chaired by the First Vice President, the National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ministry for Trade Says Issue of Commodities Shipments Prior to Its Ban Decisions Would Be Remedied

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ministry of Trade on Sunday reassured importers that commodities and goods shipped before its ban decision would be remedied The Minister this week issued a decision banning the importation of at least 19 commodities, with immediate…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ministry of Trade on Sunday reassured importers that commodities and goods shipped before its ban decision would be remedied The Minister this week issued a decision banning the importation of at least 19 commodities, with immediate effect but said the case of those shipped towards the Sudan prior to the decision would be remedied.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Foreign Minister Receives Copy of Credentials of the New Lebanese Ambassador

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour, on Sunday received a copy of the credentials of the new ambassador of Lebanon to the Sudan, Deema Hadad.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour, on Sunday received a copy of the credentials of the new ambassador of Lebanon to the Sudan, Deema Hadad.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

ANC Govt Stole R330-Million From the Poor in Mandela’s Name

[DA] Every day South Africans wake up to fresh scandals that involve those claiming to serve the people and the theft of the people’s money. Billions of Rands go unaccounted for under the mismanagement of ANC administrations across the country – from G…

[DA] Every day South Africans wake up to fresh scandals that involve those claiming to serve the people and the theft of the people's money. Billions of Rands go unaccounted for under the mismanagement of ANC administrations across the country - from Gauteng to Eastern Cape; from Mogale City to Bisho. These are monies meant for the development of our beautiful country and her people but instead these monies end up in the back pockets of politicians who have long forgotten what it means to put the people and cou

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa