Opposition’s Coltart Laments Politicisation of Sport

[New Zimbabwe] Former Sports Minister David Coltart has lamented the increase in the number cricket and football administrators seeking political office ahead of the upcoming harmonised elections, saying it is detrimental to the development of the coun…

[New Zimbabwe] Former Sports Minister David Coltart has lamented the increase in the number cricket and football administrators seeking political office ahead of the upcoming harmonised elections, saying it is detrimental to the development of the country's two biggest sporting codes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Armed Bandits From Zamfara Blamed for Killing 45

[Vanguard] Forty-five people died in an attack by armed bandits in northern Nigeria, civilian militia members said on Sunday, amid growing levels of rural violence often involving cattle theft, robbery and kidnappings for ransom.

[Vanguard] Forty-five people died in an attack by armed bandits in northern Nigeria, civilian militia members said on Sunday, amid growing levels of rural violence often involving cattle theft, robbery and kidnappings for ransom.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mushekwi Opens Chinese Super League Account

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe international striker Nyasha Mushekwi scored his first goal in the Chinese Super League to inspire his side Dalian Yifang to their first victory of the season in a 3-0 upset win over defending champions Guangzhou Evergrande on S…

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe international striker Nyasha Mushekwi scored his first goal in the Chinese Super League to inspire his side Dalian Yifang to their first victory of the season in a 3-0 upset win over defending champions Guangzhou Evergrande on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mutare, Rhinos Share Spoils

[The Herald] There was no winner in the evenly balanced Castle Lager Premiership affair which ended in a draw as Mutare City Rovers held Black Rhinos at Vengere yesterday.

[The Herald] There was no winner in the evenly balanced Castle Lager Premiership affair which ended in a draw as Mutare City Rovers held Black Rhinos at Vengere yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Magufuli Has Banned Relief Food for ‘Starving’ Tanzanians

[Nairobi News] Tanzania President Dr John Pombe Magufuli has warned provincial commissioners found asking for relief food from his government that he promptly sack them.

[Nairobi News] Tanzania President Dr John Pombe Magufuli has warned provincial commissioners found asking for relief food from his government that he promptly sack them.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Wife of Murdered Kampala Accountant Arrested

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The one-week search for a missing former Monitor Publications senior accountant Abel Katende took a dramatic twist on Sunday when Police found his body in a pit latrine at his home in Kasangati, just outside Kam…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The one-week search for a missing former Monitor Publications senior accountant Abel Katende took a dramatic twist on Sunday when Police found his body in a pit latrine at his home in Kasangati, just outside Kampala. His wife Janet Namugenyi Katende and children have now been arrested, with police linking them to the murder.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MSF Pulls Out Its Staff From Ndhiwa Hospital

[Nation] Health services have been paralysed at Ndhiwa sub-County Hospital in Homa Bay County after a non-governmental organisation withdrew its medical staff from the health facility.

[Nation] Health services have been paralysed at Ndhiwa sub-County Hospital in Homa Bay County after a non-governmental organisation withdrew its medical staff from the health facility.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Local Golf Star Closer to Maiden Asian Tour Win

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe’s highest ranked professional golfer Scott Vincent believes he is closer to clinching his maiden Asian Tour after yet another solid outing at the US$3,178,000 Volvo China Open in Beijing China.

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe's highest ranked professional golfer Scott Vincent believes he is closer to clinching his maiden Asian Tour after yet another solid outing at the US$3,178,000 Volvo China Open in Beijing China.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe