Africa

Teachers In Ghana Begin Nationwide Strike, December 9.

By Solomon Opoku – Accra, Ghana, Sunday, December 8, 2019.  National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) holding a meeting ahead of a strike. Three major Teachers’ Unions at the Ghana Education Service have made a clear intention to embark on a nationwide strike beginning Monday, December 9, 2019, National Telegraph has confirmed. The three unions: Ghana National Association of Teachers …

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Liberia’s Weah Pulls Three Magic Cards That Could Foil Resignation Protest!

By Tina S. Mehnpaine – Monrovia, Liberia, Saturday, December 7, 2019. George Weah – President of Liberia. It would appear George Manneh Oppong Weah, former professional footballer currently 25th President of Liberia must have invoked some of his football tactics into his Presidency. Weah has been heavily criticised in recent times for a snail-paced economic growth. As a matter of …

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Ghanaian Electoral Commission Officer, Driver Die In Crash

By Solomon Opoku – Accra, Ghana, Saturday, December 7, 2019.  A Ghanaian Electoral Commission Officer, his driver including a police escort have driven into a disabled vehicle, Friday, December 6, 2019, National Telegraph has confirmed. The Bole District Electoral Commission (EC) Officer, Alhassan Yussif Ayuba, and his driver Basiru Kojo were killed in the crash. Alhassan was former assistant Head …

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Somalia Hosts High-Level National Economic Policy Forum.

By Jebril Domenico – Mogadishu, Somalia, Saturday, December 7, 2019. Top dignitaries at the third high-level National Economic Policy Forum in Mogadishu, Somalia. Despite the burdens of many developmental and other challenges, the Somalia of today is a country with ambition, aiming to achieve middle-income status. Somalia has hosted its third high-level National Economic Policy Forum this week in its …

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UN Makes Significant Participation At Ngwayi Pascal’s Funeral.

By Eric Tataw – Washington DC, USA, Saturday, December 7, 2019. One of the representatives of a UN Delegation speaking during the funeral of an aid worker in Nkambe, North West of Cameroon. At least five representatives of the United Nations (UN) have actively participated in the funeral of an aid worker, Saturday, December 7, 2019, National Telegraph has confirmed. The …

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Man Dies After Driving Car Into Indian Ocean In Kenya.

By Daniel Mwambonu – Nairobi, Kenya, Saturday, December 7, 2019. Ruth Mueni, wife of Kenya man who died after driving his car the Indian Ocean in Mombasa. The dead body of a man who early Saturday, December 7, 2019, drove his car into the Indian Ocean in Mombasa, a coastal city of Kenya along the Indian Ocean, has been retrieved. …

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COMINSUD Joins UN Delegation To Cameroon’s Donga Mantung Division As It Arrives Nkambe.

By Eric Tataw – Washington DC, USA, Saturday, December 7, 2019. The UN Mission leaving Kumbo for Nkambe joined by COMINSUD. A 5-member delegation of the United Nations has arrived Nkambe, a village in Cameroon’s Donga Mantung Division in the country’s restive North West Region, Saturday, December 7, 2019, National Telegraph has confirmed. The members of the delegation were spotted …

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Kenya’s Uhuru Kenyatta To Address Ten Presidents At ACP.

By Daniel Mwambonu – Nairobi, Kenya, Saturday, December 7, 2019. Uhuru Kenyatta – President of Kenya. The President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta will be a keynote speaker at the 2019 African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of Countries Summit, Kanze Dena Mararo, Kenya’s State House Spokesperson has said. Kanze Dena Mararo who was speaking, Thursday, December 5, 2019, at the …

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President Kaboré In Limbo As Burkina Faso Moves To Reject French Military Presence In Sahel?

By Michel Biem Tong, Ouagadougou – Burkina Faso, Friday, December 6, 2019.  Burkina Faso’s President, Roch Marc Christian Kaboré. At the summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) on December 4 in England, French President Emmanuel Macron, as National Telegraph learned, said he will preside on December 16 in the city of Pau in France, a summit with the …

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Banyamulenge Accuses DRC Government Of Aiding Mai Mai Fighters Committing Genocide Against Its People.

By Jean-Paul Ruhosha – Washington DC, USA – Friday, December 6, 2019. On Monday, November 18, 2019, CongoToday participated in a demonstration in Washington DC, USA organized by Mahoro Peace Association against the killing of the Banyamulenge ethnic Tutsis in South Kivu province, DRC. Congo Today, a non-governmental organization based in the Washington DC Area, USA and Kinshasa in the …

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