Daily Archives: August 8, 2018

Driving environmental awareness in Mauritania

Proving small initiatives can have great impact JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wanting to raise awareness about the unhealthy and unsanitary conditions in her home country, now 26-year-old Aminetou Bilal launched the “Selfie Mbalite” campaign in February 2017. She was inspired by the “Selfie Déchets” campaign run by blogger Fatoumata Cherif in Conakry, […]

Cameroonian Lawyer Looks to Unseat Africa’s Longest-Ruling Leader

Aside from Cameroon’s President Paul Biya and main opposition leader Joshua Osih, no candidate for the October election is creating as much hype as 66-year-old lawyer Akere Muna.Muna, the former vice president of the anti-corruption group Transparency …

AFRICAN FOOTBALL BODY BANS EIGHT GHANAIAN REFEREES FOR BRIBERY

ACCRA — The Disciplinary Board of Confederation of African Football (CAF) has banned eight Ghanaian referees who were exposed in a video-taped scandal which caught them receiving bribes to influence the outcome of matches in the Ghana Premier League a…

President launches strategy to improve public sector performance

Accra- President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has launched the new National Public Sector Reform Strategy (NPSRS), to improve the performance � responsiveness and quality of service delivery by the sector.The NPSRS, to run from 2018 through to 2023, wou…

President launches strategy to improve public sector performance

Accra- President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has launched the new National Public Sector Reform Strategy (NPSRS), to improve the performance � responsiveness and quality of service delivery by the sector.The NPSRS, to run from 2018 through to 2023, wou…