Zimbabwe Looks for Mugabe’s Successor After a Surreal Month

[Democracy Works] Before she landed herself in hot diplomatic water by allegedly attacking a South African model with a power cord, Zimbabwe’s notoriously ill-tempered first lady, Grace Mugabe, joined the clamour for her aged husband Robert to name a s…

[Democracy Works] Before she landed herself in hot diplomatic water by allegedly attacking a South African model with a power cord, Zimbabwe's notoriously ill-tempered first lady, Grace Mugabe, joined the clamour for her aged husband Robert to name a successor. Curiously, she also called for a female vice president, stirring up rumours that she's positioning herself for a presidential bid in 2023, not next year. That would take her name off a growing list of potential successors to one of the world's oldest presidents.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

National Rugby League Resumes This Weekend

[New Times] The National Rugby Championship will resume this weekend with the two games heading to the provinces as part of the strategy to promote the sport countrywide, according to the Rwanda Rugby Federation president, Alex Araire.

[New Times] The National Rugby Championship will resume this weekend with the two games heading to the provinces as part of the strategy to promote the sport countrywide, according to the Rwanda Rugby Federation president, Alex Araire.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Lands Ministry Introduces New Land System for Diaspora

[Independent (Kampala)] The Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Hon. Betty Amongi has introduced a lands management system adopted by the Ministry for Ugandans living in the Diaspora. Amongi said the new system is aimed at minimizing land…

[Independent (Kampala)] The Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Hon. Betty Amongi has introduced a lands management system adopted by the Ministry for Ugandans living in the Diaspora. Amongi said the new system is aimed at minimizing land grabbing and any fraudulent related land dealings.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

U-23 Girls Step Up Training for World Championships

[Nation] Upbeat and raring to go. That is the mood in Kenya Under-23 volleyball team preparing for week-long World Under-23 World Championships that starts on Sunday in Slovenia.

[Nation] Upbeat and raring to go. That is the mood in Kenya Under-23 volleyball team preparing for week-long World Under-23 World Championships that starts on Sunday in Slovenia.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Starlets Brace for Big Battle in Cosafa Tournament

[Nation] Kenya women’s football team players have set their sights on winning Confederation of Southern African Football Associations (Cosafa) tournament which starts next week in Zimbabwe.

[Nation] Kenya women's football team players have set their sights on winning Confederation of Southern African Football Associations (Cosafa) tournament which starts next week in Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Telecom Company Upgrades East Africa Internet Speeds

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Pan-African telecoms group, Liquid, a subsidiary of Econet Global has completed 100G upgrades to key routes on the East African fibre ring, top officials told journalists on Sept. 05.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Pan-African telecoms group, Liquid, a subsidiary of Econet Global has completed 100G upgrades to key routes on the East African fibre ring, top officials told journalists on Sept. 05.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

APR FC Sign KCCA Defender Rukundo

[New Times] APR FC have completed the signing of right-back Denis Rukundo from Uganda Premier League champions, Kampala City Council Authority (KCCA) on a two-year contract.

[New Times] APR FC have completed the signing of right-back Denis Rukundo from Uganda Premier League champions, Kampala City Council Authority (KCCA) on a two-year contract.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda