Mon, 27 May 2019

Kenya Upholds Ban on Same-Sex Relations

NAIROBI, KENYA - Kenya's high court on Friday upheld laws that criminalize gay sex. The much-anticipated ruling Friday was decided ...

Ghana name Ayew new AFCON captain

Accra - Ghana coach Kwasi Appiah on Friday named Andre Ayew as the new captain while the nation's football federation ...

Fears of Ebola pandemic if DRC violent attacks continue

Health officials have warned that the second-deadliest outbreak of Ebola may spiral out of control unless attacks by armed groups ...

Realism should guide the next generation of UN peacekeeping

Since the first United Nations peacekeeping operation was deployed to oversee a ceasefire in the Arab-Israeli war seven decades ago, ...

Is it time to review the basis for UN peacekeeping 71 years on?

Seventy one years ago the first United Nations peacekeeping mission was sent to oversee the agreement that ended the Arab-Israeli ...

Ghanian President Akufo-Addo finally signs RTI Law

Twenty years after the first draft, Ghanian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo assented to the Right to Information (RTI) Act ...

Demonstrators arrested for demanding follow through on promises made

15 protestors have been arrested and detained for demonstrating to demand that the government of President Adama Barrow respect its ...

G7 Environment Ministers sign Biodiversity Charter

The meeting between the Environment Ministers of the G7 Member States took place at the very time the IPBES (group ...

Sierra Leone Brewery staff volunteer to clean Wellington - Sierra Leone News

Sierra Leone Brewery staff volunteer to clean Wellington - Sierra Leone News Swit Salone The Sierra Leone Brewery Limited (SLBL) ...

Soccer-Seven players banned for life over match-manipulation

ZURICH, April 24 (Reuters) - Seven current and former players from various countries have been banned for life for their ...

QRCS inks pact with Mali Red Cross to open regional representation office (EN-AR) - Mali

QRCS inks pact with Mali Red Cross to open regional representation office [EN-AR] - Mali ReliefWeb May 25th, 2019 Doha: ...

Sierra Leone's president declares 'rape scourge' a national emergency

Sierra Leone's president declares 'rape scourge' a national emergency Reuters The brutal rape of a young girl by her uncle ...

PPF condemns the shutdown of two radio stations in Ghana

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) in a letter to Nana Akufo-Addo, President of Ghana has expressed concern over the shutdown of ...

SLPP hires youths to impersonate APC at Bintumani Conference Cocorioko

It has been brought to the attention of the All Peoples Congress party that some unscrupulous persons have been hired ...

Ward 3 APC councilor arrested Cocorioko

The Ward 111 Councillor of the APC, Mr. Kabbah Koroma has just been arrested by the SLPP government. He is ...

SLPP bribes young men to impersonate APC youths at Bintumani Conference Cocorioko

Cornelius Oguntola Melvin Deveaux These are not APC youths. Its the hand work of the SLPP and certainly show the ...

Bintumani 3 - Alpha Khan gives his own side of the story Cocorioko

STATEMENT BY:HON. DR ALPHA KANU AT THE BINTUMANI 3 CONFERENCE TODAY 23-05-19 ==================== Yes. I am here as an individual. ...

Keynote address by President Bio at the Bintumani 3 Consultative Dialogue Conference Cocorioko

Keynote Address by His Excellency, Julius Maada Bio, President of the Republic of Sierra Leone, at the Consultative Dialogue Conference ...

QRCS new Mali office to manage its West, Central Africa works

QRCS' new Mali office to manage its West, Central Africa works The Peninsula Qatar The MoU was signed by Ali ...

Young girls rape trauma leads Sierra Leone to declare national emergency

Young girl's rape trauma leads Sierra Leone to declare national emergency New York Post The president of Sierra Leone has ...

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Last year 98 UN peacekeepers lost their lives

UNITED NATIONS - Since the UN set up its first peacekeeping mission back in 1948, more than 3,800 peacekeepers have ...

Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

NZ add to Blitzboks woes in London with last-gasp win

Cape Town - New Zealand have claimed 5th place at the London Sevens after beating the Blitzboks 21-17 in a ...

Most call centre jobs are a dead end for South Africa's youth

The South African government believes that the business processing industry is key to job creation. And the sector has indeed ...

The seven things new leaders need to do to fix South Africa

South Africa's new national government and nine new provincial executives have taken office following recent elections. They all have a ...

Eskom and our economy are in deep trouble, warns DA

South Africa needs "solutions and not more talk shops" to end Eskom's "monopolistic stranglehold on electricity" and to rescue the ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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