Soccer – Chirwa Sees Yanga Packing

[Daily News] UGANDA’s URA advanced into the final of this year’s Mapinduzi Cup after knocking out Young Africans 5-4 on penalties, in a thrilling semi-final encounter at the Amani Stadium in Zanzibar, yesterday.

[Daily News] UGANDA's URA advanced into the final of this year's Mapinduzi Cup after knocking out Young Africans 5-4 on penalties, in a thrilling semi-final encounter at the Amani Stadium in Zanzibar, yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Limpopo Woman Wanted for Five-Month-Old Baby Girl’s Abduction

[News24Wire] A 5-month-old baby girl has been abducted by a woman in a suburb outside Modjadjieskloof, 30km north-east of Tzaneen, on Wednesday, Limpopo police said.

[News24Wire] A 5-month-old baby girl has been abducted by a woman in a suburb outside Modjadjieskloof, 30km north-east of Tzaneen, on Wednesday, Limpopo police said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sumatra Asked to Increase Number of Buses, Boost Business

[Daily News] BUSINESS stakeholders at Simu 2000 commuter bus station have asked the Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority (Sumatra), to increase the number of commuter buses at the station from the current 560 to at least 1,000 so as to eas…

[Daily News] BUSINESS stakeholders at Simu 2000 commuter bus station have asked the Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority (Sumatra), to increase the number of commuter buses at the station from the current 560 to at least 1,000 so as to ease transportation and boost business at the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Dar to Become Regional Aviation Hub’

[Daily News] DAR ES SALAAM has what it takes to become the regional aviation hub thanks to expansion of the Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA), domestic airlines and supporting aviation ecosystem, according to an aviation expert.

[Daily News] DAR ES SALAAM has what it takes to become the regional aviation hub thanks to expansion of the Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA), domestic airlines and supporting aviation ecosystem, according to an aviation expert.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Calling for Response to Copper Price Rise

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA always and keenly follows the performance of two commodities on the international market when it comes to their prices and supply or even their demand.

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA always and keenly follows the performance of two commodities on the international market when it comes to their prices and supply or even their demand.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Consecutive Droughts Spell Disaster and Hunger for Kenya in 2018

[IRIN] Two consecutive years of failed rains have left 3.4 million Kenyans in need of food aid and 480,000 children requiring treatment for acute malnutrition. It’s the worst humanitarian crisis the country has faced since a major drought scorched the …

[IRIN] Two consecutive years of failed rains have left 3.4 million Kenyans in need of food aid and 480,000 children requiring treatment for acute malnutrition. It's the worst humanitarian crisis the country has faced since a major drought scorched the Horn of African region in 2011, and an emergency likely to persist well into 2018 and beyond.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mongu ‘Fakebook’ Dr Gets 3yrs for Defaming Lungu

[Times of Zambia] A MEDICAL doctor of Luampa Mission Hospital in Mongu has been sentenced to three years imprisonment for defaming President Edgar Lungu and threatening to murder another doctor using a fake Facebook page.

[Times of Zambia] A MEDICAL doctor of Luampa Mission Hospital in Mongu has been sentenced to three years imprisonment for defaming President Edgar Lungu and threatening to murder another doctor using a fake Facebook page.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Human Cost of Cuts to the Peacekeeping Mission in Congo

[IRIN] Washington -Violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo took a turn for the worse in 2017 and the New Year is unlikely to bring much relief to Congolese civilians.

[IRIN] Washington -Violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo took a turn for the worse in 2017 and the New Year is unlikely to bring much relief to Congolese civilians.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa