Ahly, Esperance Share Four-Goal Thriller

[CAF] Esperance return to their base with their heads high, after holding record winners, Al Ahly of Egypt to 2-2 draw away in the quarter final first leg on Saturday in Alexandria.

[CAF] Esperance return to their base with their heads high, after holding record winners, Al Ahly of Egypt to 2-2 draw away in the quarter final first leg on Saturday in Alexandria.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Ommy Dimpoz Quizzed By Police Over Photo With Diamond Platnumz’s Mother?

[Nation] On Wednesday morning, Bongo Flava musician Ommy Dimpoz was spotted walking into a police station in Dar e Salaam accompanied by two other unidentified men. According to reports from Tanzanian website Millard Ayo, Dimpoz was seen at the police …

[Nation] On Wednesday morning, Bongo Flava musician Ommy Dimpoz was spotted walking into a police station in Dar e Salaam accompanied by two other unidentified men. According to reports from Tanzanian website Millard Ayo, Dimpoz was seen at the police station at around 11 am where reporters had also gone for a press conference.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Media Caught Up in Lesotho Crisis

[CAJ News] Maseru -RIGHTS groups are demanding the release of a Lesotho radio station owner that authorities have closed amid the government’s crackdown on dissenting voices. Candi Ramainoane has been detained following the closure of MoAfrika FM last …

[CAJ News] Maseru -RIGHTS groups are demanding the release of a Lesotho radio station owner that authorities have closed amid the government's crackdown on dissenting voices. Candi Ramainoane has been detained following the closure of MoAfrika FM last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Adire Heritage Festival… a Lift for Nigeria’s Indigenous Textile Industry

[Guardian] While Nigerians at home still shamelessly ape and patronise foreign products without putting any premium on inherited, indigenous products, much less raising their profiles to international standard, those in the Diaspora are singing a contr…

[Guardian] While Nigerians at home still shamelessly ape and patronise foreign products without putting any premium on inherited, indigenous products, much less raising their profiles to international standard, those in the Diaspora are singing a contrary, heartwarming tune.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tuku, Micasa to Headline Musica

[Zimbabwe Standard] South African house band Mi Casa, music superstar Oliver Mtukudzi and Italian jazz drummer Roberto Gatto will lead this year’s edition of Musica — a four-day music event hosted by the Italian Embassy in Zimbabwe.

[Zimbabwe Standard] South African house band Mi Casa, music superstar Oliver Mtukudzi and Italian jazz drummer Roberto Gatto will lead this year's edition of Musica -- a four-day music event hosted by the Italian Embassy in Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cassper Nyovest’s Bulawayo Show Fails to Draw Numbers

[Zimbabwe Standard] Bulawayo’s Large City Hall has proved to be a dungeon for artists, with both locals and internationals failing to draw reasonable crowds at the open space venue.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Bulawayo's Large City Hall has proved to be a dungeon for artists, with both locals and internationals failing to draw reasonable crowds at the open space venue.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Age-Limit Debate – Bullets At University

[Monitor] Police on Sunday fired bullets at Makerere University’s Mitchell Hall following sharp disagreements between rival factions in the polarising debate on whether or not to lift the presidential age limit.

[Monitor] Police on Sunday fired bullets at Makerere University's Mitchell Hall following sharp disagreements between rival factions in the polarising debate on whether or not to lift the presidential age limit.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda