Volleyball – Rwanda Face Egypt in Quarter-Finals

[New Times] RWANDA will face a tough test against hosts and defending champions Egypt in the quarter-finals of the 2017 Men’s African Nations championship’s on Thursday afternoon at Cairo Stadium Complex in Egypt.

[New Times] RWANDA will face a tough test against hosts and defending champions Egypt in the quarter-finals of the 2017 Men's African Nations championship's on Thursday afternoon at Cairo Stadium Complex in Egypt.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

UN Secretary-General Pays Tribute to Moroccan Peacekeepers Killed At the Beginning of the Year

[MAP] New York -UN secretary-general, Antonio Guterres, who is on a visit to the Central African Republic, paid tribute, Wednesday in Bangassou, to Moroccan and Cambodian peacekeepers killed at the beginning of the year while performing their noble mis…

[MAP] New York -UN secretary-general, Antonio Guterres, who is on a visit to the Central African Republic, paid tribute, Wednesday in Bangassou, to Moroccan and Cambodian peacekeepers killed at the beginning of the year while performing their noble mission of peacekeeping and protection of the local population.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Nasa Boycott of Election Counterproductive

[Capital FM] It’s obvious NASA’s dominant decision to boycott the presidential re-run elections on October 26, 2017 is part of a long-held playbook deployed by Opposition political parties especially in transitional democracies.

[Capital FM] It's obvious NASA's dominant decision to boycott the presidential re-run elections on October 26, 2017 is part of a long-held playbook deployed by Opposition political parties especially in transitional democracies.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uncelebrated International Stars

[The Herald] The saying “a prophet has no honour in his land,” ably suits some musicians and music outfits that have continuously raised the country’s flag high in foreign lands where they command a huge following while back home they rarely receive ai…

[The Herald] The saying "a prophet has no honour in his land," ably suits some musicians and music outfits that have continuously raised the country's flag high in foreign lands where they command a huge following while back home they rarely receive airplay or attract just a paltry crowd to their shows. One such artiste is Blessing Chimanga popularly known as Bled. He is a drummer of repute and astute composer. His globe-trotting has seen him perform in US, Norway, Germany, Turkey and India among other nations. He is a

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Youssou N’dour Dedicates Over D6 Million Prize Money to Senegalese Artists

[The Point] Senegalese music icon, Youssou N’Dour, has dedicated his 75 million CFA, equivalent to D6,150,000, prize money that comes with the Japanese Imperial Nobel Prize for Art to the musicians of his country.

[The Point] Senegalese music icon, Youssou N'Dour, has dedicated his 75 million CFA, equivalent to D6,150,000, prize money that comes with the Japanese Imperial Nobel Prize for Art to the musicians of his country.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

All Set for Malawi Sand Festival, Awilo Headline Artist – Lucius Banda

[Nyasa Times] All roads will this weekend lead to the Central Region Lakeshore District of Salima specifically at the Sunbird Livingstonia Beach Hotel where the 7th edition of the annual mega Sand Music Festival will be hosted.

[Nyasa Times] All roads will this weekend lead to the Central Region Lakeshore District of Salima specifically at the Sunbird Livingstonia Beach Hotel where the 7th edition of the annual mega Sand Music Festival will be hosted.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Former IPEX Director Given Suspended Sentence

[AIM] Maputo -The Maputo City Court on Tuesday sentenced Cecilia Candrinho, the former general director of the Mozambican government’s Export Promotion Institute (IPEX) to a suspended sentence of one year and ten months imprisonment for abuse of her of…

[AIM] Maputo -The Maputo City Court on Tuesday sentenced Cecilia Candrinho, the former general director of the Mozambican government's Export Promotion Institute (IPEX) to a suspended sentence of one year and ten months imprisonment for abuse of her office.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Proscription – IPOB Asks Judge to Recuse Self From Case Over Alleged Bias

[Vanguard] THE Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has asked the Chief Judge of Federal High Court, Justice Abdul Kafarati, to recuse himself from the proscription case of the group over alleged bias and conflict of interest.

[Vanguard] THE Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has asked the Chief Judge of Federal High Court, Justice Abdul Kafarati, to recuse himself from the proscription case of the group over alleged bias and conflict of interest.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria