400 Dead – ‘Entire Communities Have Been Wiped Out’

[Deutsche Welle] Sierra Leone’s president has appealed for urgent help after torrential rain triggered massive mudslides in the capital, Freetown. Rescue workers have uncovered nearly 400 bodies.

[Deutsche Welle] Sierra Leone's president has appealed for urgent help after torrential rain triggered massive mudslides in the capital, Freetown. Rescue workers have uncovered nearly 400 bodies.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

International Standing ‘Severely Dented By Grace Mugabe’

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change party and pro-democracy groups have slammed First Lady Grace Mugabe over her alleged bashing of a model that she reportedly saw in the company of one of her two sons in South A…

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's main opposition, the Movement for Democratic Change party and pro-democracy groups have slammed First Lady Grace Mugabe over her alleged bashing of a model that she reportedly saw in the company of one of her two sons in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

I Smell Future Sports Glory for Uganda in the Air

[Monitor] The IAAF World Championships ended in London Sunday, and Uganda came off with only one silver, via the legs of Joshua Kiprui Cheptegei in the 10,000 metres. Yet, I think it was Uganda’s best athletics appearance on the world stage since the d…

[Monitor] The IAAF World Championships ended in London Sunday, and Uganda came off with only one silver, via the legs of Joshua Kiprui Cheptegei in the 10,000 metres. Yet, I think it was Uganda's best athletics appearance on the world stage since the days of Idi Amin.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt, ASUU Meeting Deadlocked, As Govt Begs Striking Lecturers to Resume

[Leadership] Abuja -The federal government has urged the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its on-going strike in the universities in the interest of the nation.

[Leadership] Abuja -The federal government has urged the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its on-going strike in the universities in the interest of the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Enyeama Will Return to Super Eagles – Rohr

[Leadership] Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr has clearly confirmed the return of former Super Eagles captain and goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama to the team as soon as he regains full fitness.

[Leadership] Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr has clearly confirmed the return of former Super Eagles captain and goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama to the team as soon as he regains full fitness.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Sugar Factory May Create 2,000 Jobs

[Citizen] Dodoma -Over 2,000 people from the central zone regions may land a job at a sugar plant whose construction has been planned at Dabalo Ward, Chamwino District in Dodoma Region.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Over 2,000 people from the central zone regions may land a job at a sugar plant whose construction has been planned at Dabalo Ward, Chamwino District in Dodoma Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Court Orders Lecturers, Other Unions to Suspend Strike

[Premium Times] The National Industrial Court in Ikoyi has directed the Staff Unions of the Lagos State Polytechnic to suspend the strike action embarked upon on August 1, 2017.

[Premium Times] The National Industrial Court in Ikoyi has directed the Staff Unions of the Lagos State Polytechnic to suspend the strike action embarked upon on August 1, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Local Govt Leaders Banned From Demarcating Villages

[Citizen] Kilombero -A ban has been slapped on local government leaders from demarcating villages, which have certificates for it affects governments efforts of ensuring proper land use.

[Citizen] Kilombero -A ban has been slapped on local government leaders from demarcating villages, which have certificates for it affects governments efforts of ensuring proper land use.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania