Metrorail Keeps Cape Town Central Line Closed Until Police Give Safety Go-Ahead Following Shooting Death

[News24Wire] Cape Town’s entire central line train service will stay closed until police declare it safe enough for trains to operate again after a security guard was shot dead, Metrorail said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Cape Town’s entire central line train service will stay closed until police declare it safe enough for trains to operate again after a security guard was shot dead, Metrorail said on Wednesday.

Cryptocurrencies – Digital Gold, a Bubble or an Investment Case?

[Daily Maverick] Bitcoin is now a ubiquitous conversation piece at dinner parties (even the fun types the authors are not invited to), having evolved from a fringe topic reserved for tech enthusiasts. It is a tech-heavy topic, often subject to hysteria…

[Daily Maverick] Bitcoin is now a ubiquitous conversation piece at dinner parties (even the fun types the authors are not invited to), having evolved from a fringe topic reserved for tech enthusiasts. It is a tech-heavy topic, often subject to hysteria or dismissal. What's the less biased view of its investment potential? By DANIEL POLAKOW, NICO KATZKE and ONNO HUYSER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zandberg Swimming Camp Hailed a Success

[Namibian] About 35 swimmers from across Namibia and South Africa attended this year’s Gerhard Zandberg training camp which was held in the coastal town of Swakopmund from 3 to 7 January.

[Namibian] About 35 swimmers from across Namibia and South Africa attended this year's Gerhard Zandberg training camp which was held in the coastal town of Swakopmund from 3 to 7 January.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Warriors Relish CHAN Adventure

[Namibian] BRAVE WARRIORS’ utility player Emilio Martin believes they can make a lasting impression on the 2018 Africa Nations Championship (Chan), which kicks off in Morocco this weekend.

[Namibian] BRAVE WARRIORS' utility player Emilio Martin believes they can make a lasting impression on the 2018 Africa Nations Championship (Chan), which kicks off in Morocco this weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Nakathila Moves Up the Rankings

[Namibian] NAMIBIA’s WBO Africa super featherweight champion, Jeremiah Nakathila has moved up the WBO rankings to number six in the world following his victory against South Africa’s Sibusiso Zingange on 2 December last year.

[Namibian] NAMIBIA's WBO Africa super featherweight champion, Jeremiah Nakathila has moved up the WBO rankings to number six in the world following his victory against South Africa's Sibusiso Zingange on 2 December last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

U.S. Rebuffs Malawi On Second Compact of Millennium Challenge Corporation

[Nyasa Times] The United State’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) has decided to not re-select Malawi for another compact program support despite with following some poor scores on a scorecard, including controlling corruption.

[Nyasa Times] The United State's Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) has decided to not re-select Malawi for another compact program support despite with following some poor scores on a scorecard, including controlling corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Cashgate Prisoner Lutepo Writes Book On Malawi Corruption

[Nyasa Times] Osward Lutepo, who is currently serving a 11 year jail term on Cashgate related conviction, is set to release his first edition of his planned series of what he calls ‘My way of writing’ series titled ‘Corruption’, Nyasa Times has been told.

[Nyasa Times] Osward Lutepo, who is currently serving a 11 year jail term on Cashgate related conviction, is set to release his first edition of his planned series of what he calls 'My way of writing' series titled 'Corruption', Nyasa Times has been told.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Joyce Banda’s Son Roy Denies He’s Being Groomed for PP Presidency

[Nyasa Times] Former president Joyce Banda’s son, Roy Kachale, has denied claims by People’s Party (PP) former acting president Uladi Mussa that there are plans to make him take over the party leadership.

[Nyasa Times] Former president Joyce Banda's son, Roy Kachale, has denied claims by People's Party (PP) former acting president Uladi Mussa that there are plans to make him take over the party leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Newborn Baby’s ‘Prophecy’ Stirs Malawi Lakeshore District

[Nyasa Times] A strange rumour swept across Mangochi early Tuesday alleging that a newborn baby in Makanjira village closer to the border with Mozambique had prophesized death of all children who could be spared only if all of them were given some porr…

[Nyasa Times] A strange rumour swept across Mangochi early Tuesday alleging that a newborn baby in Makanjira village closer to the border with Mozambique had prophesized death of all children who could be spared only if all of them were given some porridge.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Hip-Hop Community ‘Sorry’ for Mwiza Chavura’s Derogatory ‘Rape’ Record

[Nyasa Times] The Hip Hop community has apologized, sent a strong condemnation, and distanced itself from the viral derogatory song ‘Rape’ by former Trap Squad artist, Mwiza Chavura.

[Nyasa Times] The Hip Hop community has apologized, sent a strong condemnation, and distanced itself from the viral derogatory song 'Rape' by former Trap Squad artist, Mwiza Chavura.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi