Drag Racing Star Pereira Shines At Donnybrook

[The Herald] SEASONED campaigner Angelo Pereira began the new drag racing season with a bang when he emerged as the top dog in the bikes section during the opening event of the 2017 hp lubes Castrol Drag Racing Series at Donnybrook Raceway in Harare on…

[The Herald] SEASONED campaigner Angelo Pereira began the new drag racing season with a bang when he emerged as the top dog in the bikes section during the opening event of the 2017 hp lubes Castrol Drag Racing Series at Donnybrook Raceway in Harare on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ife Crisis – Monarch, 4 Others for Arraignment Today

[Vanguard] The remaining five suspects, including Oba Ademola Ademiluyi, arrested in connection with the recent clash between the Yoruba and Hausa communities in Ile-Ife will be arraigned today at an Osogbo High Court.

[Vanguard] The remaining five suspects, including Oba Ademola Ademiluyi, arrested in connection with the recent clash between the Yoruba and Hausa communities in Ile-Ife will be arraigned today at an Osogbo High Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Energy Firm Renews Resolve to Eliminate Malaria

[CAJ News] Lagos -EXXON Mobil, the international oil and gas company, has renewed its support for local and global organisations working to end malaria around the world. The company works with partners across Angola, Cameroon, Chad, Equatorial Guinea, …

[CAJ News] Lagos -EXXON Mobil, the international oil and gas company, has renewed its support for local and global organisations working to end malaria around the world. The company works with partners across Angola, Cameroon, Chad, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea and Tanzania to raise awareness and advocate for solutions to fight the disease. Planned activities and public events include voluntary testing and counseling sessions, mosquito net distribution, community clean-up campaigns, school engagements, and p

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Confusion As Raguma, Nyong’o Declared Winners in Kisumu ODM Primaries

[Nation] Confusion marred the Kisumu ODM nominations Tuesday after Governor Jack Ranguma and his rival Senator Anyang’ Nyong’o were both declared winners in the gubernatorial race at parallel tallying stations.

[Nation] Confusion marred the Kisumu ODM nominations Tuesday after Governor Jack Ranguma and his rival Senator Anyang' Nyong'o were both declared winners in the gubernatorial race at parallel tallying stations.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

There Are No Quick Fixes to SA’s Current Political Crisis

[Daily Maverick] There is a temptation to seek neat, clean answers to South Africa’s current political crisis. The problem is that there are no simple answers to what happens next whether it relates to who walks away with the spoils at the ANC elective…

[Daily Maverick] There is a temptation to seek neat, clean answers to South Africa's current political crisis. The problem is that there are no simple answers to what happens next whether it relates to who walks away with the spoils at the ANC elective conference in December or whether citizen mobilisation will indeed stop the rot and help us find a way out of this rabbit-hole of corrupt leadership and a weak, compromised state.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Paul Tergat Unopposed Ahead of Nock Elections

[Nation] Legendary long distance runner Paul Tergat will go into the National Olympic Committee of Kenya elections on May 5 as the sole candidate for the presidency after incumbent Kipchoge Keino failed to pick his nomination papers.

[Nation] Legendary long distance runner Paul Tergat will go into the National Olympic Committee of Kenya elections on May 5 as the sole candidate for the presidency after incumbent Kipchoge Keino failed to pick his nomination papers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Three Suspects Arrested in Klawer for Dealing in Drugs

[SAPS] Our endeavours to tackle the provincial crime generators in line with our mission to ensure that offenders are brought to justice paid off last night when three suspects were arrested in Klawer with an substantial quantity of drugs in their poss…

[SAPS] Our endeavours to tackle the provincial crime generators in line with our mission to ensure that offenders are brought to justice paid off last night when three suspects were arrested in Klawer with an substantial quantity of drugs in their possession.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

What Prospects for Next Generation of Rural Citizens?

[The Herald] After the brief interlude last week, this blog concludes the series of five pieces on youth in the new resettlement areas. Our studies across Zimbabwe have shown how school-leavers imagine their futures, but also how in practice these visi…

[The Herald] After the brief interlude last week, this blog concludes the series of five pieces on youth in the new resettlement areas. Our studies across Zimbabwe have shown how school-leavers imagine their futures, but also how in practice these visions are often not realised.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe