Ministry of Youth and Sports Confirms This Year’s County Sport Meet

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Ministry of Youth and Sports – organizers of the National County Sports Meet – has recommitted itself to hosting 2017/2018 County Meet as planned.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Ministry of Youth and Sports - organizers of the National County Sports Meet - has recommitted itself to hosting 2017/2018 County Meet as planned.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Climate Change Biggest Threat to SDGs – President Akufo-Addo

[Ghana Govt.] The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the fight against deforestation and forest degradation is critical to Ghana’s successes of tackling Climate Change.

[Ghana Govt.] The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the fight against deforestation and forest degradation is critical to Ghana's successes of tackling Climate Change.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

KG Education to Be Enhanced in Bongo

[Ghana Govt.] The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Bongo in the Upper East Region, Hon. Peter Ayinbisa Ayamga, has stated that education is a necessary conveyor belt to success because getting it right especially from the very basics like the Kinderg…

[Ghana Govt.] The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Bongo in the Upper East Region, Hon. Peter Ayinbisa Ayamga, has stated that education is a necessary conveyor belt to success because getting it right especially from the very basics like the Kindergarten [KG], brightens one's chances for high academic achievements.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

President Cuts Sod for ‘1-District-1-Warehouse’ Project

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Wednesday cut sod to begin the construction of the warehouse component of government’s Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication Programme (IPEP) at Ejura in the Ashanti Region.

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Wednesday cut sod to begin the construction of the warehouse component of government's Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication Programme (IPEP) at Ejura in the Ashanti Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Commission of Inquiry for the Creation of Regions Launched

[Ghana Govt.] The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, in accordance with Article 5 of the Constitution, has inaugurated a 9-Member Commission of Inquiry to inquire into the need and substantial demand, and to make recommendations on all the factors …

[Ghana Govt.] The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, in accordance with Article 5 of the Constitution, has inaugurated a 9-Member Commission of Inquiry to inquire into the need and substantial demand, and to make recommendations on all the factors involved in the creation of a region or alteration of regional boundaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Where Are They Headed?

[New Dawn] At long last the race for the Presidency which saw 20 candidates competing in the 10 October first round of polling has narrowed down to two contenders: Senator George Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change or CDC and incumbent Vice Pre…

[New Dawn] At long last the race for the Presidency which saw 20 candidates competing in the 10 October first round of polling has narrowed down to two contenders: Senator George Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change or CDC and incumbent Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai of the ruling Unity Party or UP.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

“I Thought I Would Have Won”

[New Dawn] Opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) defeated presidential candidate Mr. Alexander Cummings says he actually thought that he would have gotten the seat of the presidency in the just ended October 10 presidential and representatives…

[New Dawn] Opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC) defeated presidential candidate Mr. Alexander Cummings says he actually thought that he would have gotten the seat of the presidency in the just ended October 10 presidential and representatives' elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Its Official

[New Dawn] The National Elections Commission (NEC) has announced that ruling Unity Party (UP) presidential candidate Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai and opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) candidate Sen. George Manneh Weah will contest …

[New Dawn] The National Elections Commission (NEC) has announced that ruling Unity Party (UP) presidential candidate Vice President Joseph Nyuma Boakai and opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) candidate Sen. George Manneh Weah will contest the November 7, 2017 presidential run-off election, due to failure by either of 20 candidates to win a 50 percent plus one vote needed to be declared president.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Op-Ed – Beware of Suspicious Crime Statistics Methods to Come

[Daily Maverick] Rumour has it that SAPS crime statistics will be released next week. For the first time in 15 years this is later than the usual September release. However, when it is released the reader and user of the crime statistics should beware …

[Daily Maverick] Rumour has it that SAPS crime statistics will be released next week. For the first time in 15 years this is later than the usual September release. However, when it is released the reader and user of the crime statistics should beware of the following suspicious methods that are used, especially since the 2011/2012 crime statistics releases. In March 2017 the last quarterly crime statistics in the form of a Trimester Presentation were released on the SAPS website. This will be used to illustrate the method

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ellen Condemns Hate Speeches

[New Dawn] Barely a week after the end of first round of elections, President Ellen Johnson – Sirleaf says government’s attention has been drawn to displays on social media that are extremely inimical to the survival of Liberia’s peace and democracy.

[New Dawn] Barely a week after the end of first round of elections, President Ellen Johnson - Sirleaf says government's attention has been drawn to displays on social media that are extremely inimical to the survival of Liberia's peace and democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia