Kaduna Rivals Lagos in Growing Hip-hop Culture

[VOA] Lagos has long been known as Nigeria’s pop culture hub. It’s the home of Nigeria’s film industry, Nollywood, as well as many of the country’s top musicians and artists.

[VOA] Lagos has long been known as Nigeria's pop culture hub. It's the home of Nigeria's film industry, Nollywood, as well as many of the country's top musicians and artists.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Makerere Registrar Suspended Over Phone Charge Deal

[Monitor] Kampala -The Makerere University authorities have suspended Ms Margaret L. Etuusa, the deputy academic registrar over an award of a contract for handling phones during the just concluded 67th graduation.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Makerere University authorities have suspended Ms Margaret L. Etuusa, the deputy academic registrar over an award of a contract for handling phones during the just concluded 67th graduation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Deputy President to Face Questions About Bathabile Dlamini

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini will again be in the spotlight when Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa answers questions in the National Assembly on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini will again be in the spotlight when Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa answers questions in the National Assembly on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Proteas, Black Caps Finely Poised After Day Two

[News24Wire] Dean Elgar recorded his highest score for the Proteas, but they were left with a battle on their hands after New Zealand fought hard on day two of the first Test at the University Oval in Dunedin on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Dean Elgar recorded his highest score for the Proteas, but they were left with a battle on their hands after New Zealand fought hard on day two of the first Test at the University Oval in Dunedin on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenya-US Arms Deal Fails Smell Test – Anti-Graft Activist Githongo

[Nation] Kenya’s proposed Sh43 billion purchase of a dozen armed border-patrol aircraft and related items from a US manufacturer “fails the smell test,” says anti-corruption campaigner John Githongo.

[Nation] Kenya's proposed Sh43 billion purchase of a dozen armed border-patrol aircraft and related items from a US manufacturer "fails the smell test," says anti-corruption campaigner John Githongo.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Teen Stuns Wayde Van Niekerk in 100 Metre Bloemfontein Meet

[News24Wire] Long jump star Luvo Manyonga, teenage sprinter Gift Leotlela and hurdler Ruan de Vries stole the show on Wednesday at the second leg of the ASA Speed Series Meeting in Bloemfontein.

[News24Wire] Long jump star Luvo Manyonga, teenage sprinter Gift Leotlela and hurdler Ruan de Vries stole the show on Wednesday at the second leg of the ASA Speed Series Meeting in Bloemfontein.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa