US Says Mnangagwa’s Govt Should Get Military Off Streets

[New Zimbabwe] THE military must return to the barracks while Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government has a “window of opportunity to demonstrate commitment to a democratic, just, healthy and prosperous Zimbabwe”, a strategic US government official has said.

[New Zimbabwe] THE military must return to the barracks while Emmerson Mnangagwa's government has a "window of opportunity to demonstrate commitment to a democratic, just, healthy and prosperous Zimbabwe", a strategic US government official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Court Sends Senate Boss Back to Code of Conduct Tribunal

[Premium Times] The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has reacted to the decision of the Appeal Court sending him back to the Code of Conduct Tribunal to answer to three charges on false asset declarations.

[Premium Times] The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has reacted to the decision of the Appeal Court sending him back to the Code of Conduct Tribunal to answer to three charges on false asset declarations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

FIFA Sanctions Nigeria Over Use of Ineligible Player

[This Day] The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has been sanctioned for fielding an ineligible player in the match between Algeria and Nigeria on November 10, 2017. In addition, Nigeria is to pay a fine of 6,000 Swiss Francs (about N2.2million)

[This Day] The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has been sanctioned for fielding an ineligible player in the match between Algeria and Nigeria on November 10, 2017. In addition, Nigeria is to pay a fine of 6,000 Swiss Francs (about N2.2million)

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Parliament Passes New Healthcare Law

[Concord] E Sesay -Parliament last Wednesday unanimously passed into law the Sierra Leone Social Health Insurance Scheme (SLeSHI), a law that would assure affordable, timely and quality healthcare delivery for all and sundry across the country.

[Concord] E Sesay -Parliament last Wednesday unanimously passed into law the Sierra Leone Social Health Insurance Scheme (SLeSHI), a law that would assure affordable, timely and quality healthcare delivery for all and sundry across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Late President Momoh’s Son Remanded for Murder

[Concord] Son of late President Joseph Saidu Momoh, John Momoh, and six other accused persons Abdul Momoh, Albert Momoh, Daniel Sellu, Alfred James Mohamed Fernando Kanu, Christopher Sellu and Alfred Sullay Momoh – have been sent to the Male Correction…

[Concord] Son of late President Joseph Saidu Momoh, John Momoh, and six other accused persons Abdul Momoh, Albert Momoh, Daniel Sellu, Alfred James Mohamed Fernando Kanu, Christopher Sellu and Alfred Sullay Momoh - have been sent to the Male Correctional Centre on Pademba Road for alleged murder.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

‘Critical Gaps Remain to Support and Protect Children Affected By HIV/Aids’

[Concord] Commissioner of the National Commission for Children (NCC) Wednesday stated that despite strides made in combating HIV AIDS in the country and significant progress in accessing Anti-Retro Viral (ARTs), critical gaps still remain in the effort…

[Concord] Commissioner of the National Commission for Children (NCC) Wednesday stated that despite strides made in combating HIV AIDS in the country and significant progress in accessing Anti-Retro Viral (ARTs), critical gaps still remain in the effort to better support and protect children affected by the disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Deputy ACC Chief Says Corruption Harms Poor Section of Society

[Concord] Deputy Commissioner of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has observed that corruption harms poor section in society who struggle to have access to basic services like water and health services.

[Concord] Deputy Commissioner of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has observed that corruption harms poor section in society who struggle to have access to basic services like water and health services.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

National Executives Denounce CDP Coalition

[Concord] As the country prepares for the March 7, 2018 multitier elections, national executives of the Citizens Democratic Party (CDP) have denounced the inclusion of the party into a coalition by their chairman and leader.

[Concord] As the country prepares for the March 7, 2018 multitier elections, national executives of the Citizens Democratic Party (CDP) have denounced the inclusion of the party into a coalition by their chairman and leader.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

VP Says Coalition Govt Will Go By 5 Years, As She Hails France

[The Point] In an attempt to end speculations over whether the coalition government will serve 3 or 5 years, the vice president and minister of Women’s Affairs has said that the coalition will serve Gambians for five years as enshrined in the constitut…

[The Point] In an attempt to end speculations over whether the coalition government will serve 3 or 5 years, the vice president and minister of Women's Affairs has said that the coalition will serve Gambians for five years as enshrined in the constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Jammeh Alone Cannot Be Blamed for the Atrocities Committed Says NPP Leader

[The Point] The leader of the National Progressive Party (NPP) has said that the former president Yahya Jammeh alone cannot be blamed for all the human right violations and atrocities committed during the past 22 years.

[The Point] The leader of the National Progressive Party (NPP) has said that the former president Yahya Jammeh alone cannot be blamed for all the human right violations and atrocities committed during the past 22 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia