Gani Adams Replaces Mko Abiola As Yoruba’s Aare Ona Kakanfo

[Premium Times] The leader of the Oduduwa Peoples Congress, Gani Adams, is the new ‘Aare Ona Kakanfo’, which in the pre-colonial Yoruba history was a supreme military title conferred by the Alaafin of Oyo.

[Premium Times] The leader of the Oduduwa Peoples Congress, Gani Adams, is the new 'Aare Ona Kakanfo', which in the pre-colonial Yoruba history was a supreme military title conferred by the Alaafin of Oyo.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

National Prosecutions Authority Must Act Speedily to Finalise Zuma Case

[Daily Maverick] On Friday the Supreme Court of Appeal set aside the withdrawal of criminal charges against President Jacob Zuma. Hopefully the matter that has caused undue and unnecessary strain will soon be brought to finality.

[Daily Maverick] On Friday the Supreme Court of Appeal set aside the withdrawal of criminal charges against President Jacob Zuma. Hopefully the matter that has caused undue and unnecessary strain will soon be brought to finality.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

100 Nigerian Students Face Deportation in UK Over Debts

[Vanguard] No fewer than 100 Nigerian students on scholarship in the United Kingdom universities could be deported home as early as this week except their fees are settled immediately, according to The Telegraph of London.

[Vanguard] No fewer than 100 Nigerian students on scholarship in the United Kingdom universities could be deported home as early as this week except their fees are settled immediately, according to The Telegraph of London.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soccer – Kanu Conducts Coaching Clinic

[The Herald] LOCAL football continues to enjoy flirtation with some of the world’s finest footballers and expertise that comes with it after another legend of the game, Nwankwo Kanu of Nigeria, arrived in the country at the weekend accompanying the ico…

[The Herald] LOCAL football continues to enjoy flirtation with some of the world's finest footballers and expertise that comes with it after another legend of the game, Nwankwo Kanu of Nigeria, arrived in the country at the weekend accompanying the iconic Emirates FA Cup. The lanky Arsenal and Nigerian soccer legend flew in on Saturday evening from Lusaka, Zambia, with the prestigious Cup which is making its second tour of Africa. Kanu also had a chance to conduct a coaching clinic for Churchill and Prince Edward playe

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Call for Govt to Invest More in Promoting Tourism

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tourism stakeholders have called on the government to invest more on the promotion of available attractions as a way to increase visitors and revenue from the sector. Some tour operators say about 80 per cent of the attractions…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tourism stakeholders have called on the government to invest more on the promotion of available attractions as a way to increase visitors and revenue from the sector. Some tour operators say about 80 per cent of the attractions in the country have not yet been promoted thoroughly including the famous Mt Kilimanjaro and other national parks.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tuskys, Nakumatt Write to Regulator On Merger Plan

[Citizen] Nairobi -Tuskys Supermarkets has written to the competition watchdog seeking advice on its planned merger with competitor Nakumatt, putting into motion efforts to save the financially-troubled retailer from collapsing.

[Citizen] Nairobi -Tuskys Supermarkets has written to the competition watchdog seeking advice on its planned merger with competitor Nakumatt, putting into motion efforts to save the financially-troubled retailer from collapsing.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Fears Mount Over Hospital Waste Disposal Near Human Settlements

[Citizen] Mkuranga -A hospital waste incinerator is the centre of a scandal with far-reaching environmental and public health consequences facing some 4, 000 residents of Dundani Village in Mkuranga District, Coast Region.

[Citizen] Mkuranga -A hospital waste incinerator is the centre of a scandal with far-reaching environmental and public health consequences facing some 4, 000 residents of Dundani Village in Mkuranga District, Coast Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Prayer Houses Lined Up for Demolition in Road Project

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -At least 24 houses of prayers are expected to be demolished today by the Tanzania Roads Agency (Tanroads) to pave the way for expansion of the Kimara-Kiluvya section of Morogoro Road.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -At least 24 houses of prayers are expected to be demolished today by the Tanzania Roads Agency (Tanroads) to pave the way for expansion of the Kimara-Kiluvya section of Morogoro Road.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Karate – IFKZ Upgrade Karatekas

[The Herald] THE International Federation of Karate Zimbabwe recently held their annual dan grading from first dan up to third dan in Kambuzuma, Harare. The event was graced by several karatekas and saw 12-year-old Jean-Claude Mufundisi making history …

[The Herald] THE International Federation of Karate Zimbabwe recently held their annual dan grading from first dan up to third dan in Kambuzuma, Harare. The event was graced by several karatekas and saw 12-year-old Jean-Claude Mufundisi making history by becoming the youngest fighter to be upgraded from first kyu brown belt to first dan black belt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Morocco to Host CHAN in 2018

[Citizen] Yaoundé -Morocco has been designated to host the 2018 Total African Nations Championship (Chan), the Confederation of African Football (CAF), said in a statement on Sunday.

[Citizen] Yaoundé -Morocco has been designated to host the 2018 Total African Nations Championship (Chan), the Confederation of African Football (CAF), said in a statement on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco