Muchai, Rewarded for Track Prowess, Moves Audience With Powerful Speech

[Nation] Samuel Muchai definitely won more than the 2017 Sports Personality of the Year (Soya) accolade during Wednesday night’s gala at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre.

[Nation] Samuel Muchai definitely won more than the 2017 Sports Personality of the Year (Soya) accolade during Wednesday night's gala at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Golf – Championship Starts Off With Sigona Bowl

[Nation] The 2018 Kenya Amateur Golf Championship (KAGC) series, formerly Golfer of The Year Series, gets underway with the season opening Sigona Bowl at Sigona Golf Club this weekend.

[Nation] The 2018 Kenya Amateur Golf Championship (KAGC) series, formerly Golfer of The Year Series, gets underway with the season opening Sigona Bowl at Sigona Golf Club this weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Vice President Masisi Praises Departed MP

[Botswana Daily News] Mochudi -Vice President and Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) chairperson, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi has described the late MP for Mochudi East, Mr Isaac Davids as a hard worker who was followed by people wherever he went.

[Botswana Daily News] Mochudi -Vice President and Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) chairperson, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi has described the late MP for Mochudi East, Mr Isaac Davids as a hard worker who was followed by people wherever he went.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

‘We Are Going to Burn You,’ Angry Commuters Tell Metrorail Train Driver

[News24Wire] “We are going to burn you!” angry commuters shouted as an injured train driver in Cleveland, Johannesburg frantically tried to get permission to keep his train on the move, after a broken signal delayed his train.

[News24Wire] "We are going to burn you!" angry commuters shouted as an injured train driver in Cleveland, Johannesburg frantically tried to get permission to keep his train on the move, after a broken signal delayed his train.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

MDC-T Spokesperson Dismisses Harvest House Ban

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T Spokesperson Obert Gutu has dismissed claims that had has banned from setting foot at the party’s Harvest House headquarters by a group of party youths calling themselves The Vanguard.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T Spokesperson Obert Gutu has dismissed claims that had has banned from setting foot at the party's Harvest House headquarters by a group of party youths calling themselves The Vanguard.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Most Parastatals Must Be Privatised

[New Zimbabwe] PRIVATISATION is about transferring underperforming state owned enterprises (SOEs) to those who are in the best positions to run them efficiently. Government has no business competing with private enterprise. Zimbabwe’s SOEs make huge lo…

[New Zimbabwe] PRIVATISATION is about transferring underperforming state owned enterprises (SOEs) to those who are in the best positions to run them efficiently. Government has no business competing with private enterprise. Zimbabwe's SOEs make huge losses but are continuously being bailed by the state and this creates an anti-competitive environment in the market. Bailing SOEs out means that nurses, doctors teachers have to pay more taxes to sustain the unprofitable and unviable parastatals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Up Bubbles

[New Republic] Since the winning its second term in 2011, the ruling Unity Party has struggled to enjoy peace and serenity evidenced by endless claims and counterclaims of wrongdoings, accusations and contentions that even resulted to several partisans…

[New Republic] Since the winning its second term in 2011, the ruling Unity Party has struggled to enjoy peace and serenity evidenced by endless claims and counterclaims of wrongdoings, accusations and contentions that even resulted to several partisans defecting to other parties in the buildup to last year's elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Police Roll Out Inauguration Security Plan

[New Republic] The Liberia National Police has officially rolled out plans for security guidance ahead of the January 22, 2018 inauguration program expected to be held at the Samuel Kanyon Doe (SKD) Sport Complex in Paynesville, outside Monrovia.

[New Republic] The Liberia National Police has officially rolled out plans for security guidance ahead of the January 22, 2018 inauguration program expected to be held at the Samuel Kanyon Doe (SKD) Sport Complex in Paynesville, outside Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia