SOCIETE | SOCIETY

23-Aug-2019 to 07:43

Kenya gears up for population census

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS), has concluded preparatory work for this year's Kenya Population and Housing Census due to run from 24th to 31st August.

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21-Aug-2019 to 16:54

Post audit: 3, 365 Chadian civil servants go unpaid

APA-N’Djaména (Chad) By Adam Hassane Deyé — At least 3,356 Chadian officials from various ministries will not receive their August salaries after a government-sponsored diploma audit to clean up the state payroll system.

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20-Aug-2019 to 21:24

Why is Sierra Leone's judiciary talking tough

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Judiciary of Sierra Leone has said it would not be intimidated in the course of its pursuit of justice in the face of attacks against its members.

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17-Aug-2019 to 10:12

Popular Nigerian comedian cheats death

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Popular Nigerian comedian, Afamefuna Igwemba commonly known as Klint Da Drunk, cheated death on Friday after surviving a car crash which happened in Bauchi-Jos expressway in the north of the country.

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15-Aug-2019 to 12:07

Liberian leader signs Domestic Violence Bill into law

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia’s Feminist-in-Chief, President George Manneh Weah, has signed into law the Domestic Violence Act (DVA) passed recently by the National Legislature.

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12-Aug-2019 to 12:24

Pluck out bad apples from your midst, Weah tells Liberian journos

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberian President George Manneh Weah has recommitted his government’s resolve to protecting the fundamental rights of journalists but urged them to "pluck out the bad apples" from their midst.

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12-Aug-2019 to 12:06

38, 000 emaSwati to get slices of SA's $357m silicosis fund

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The recent endorsement of a $357 million silicosis fund by a South African High Court will see over 38 000 emaSwati getting a share of the money.

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