20,000 Runners to Do Battle in Nairobi Marathon

[Nation] The streets of Nairobi will come alive Sunday morning when close to 20,000 participants, among them 200 elite athletes, do battle at the 15th edition of the Standard Chartered Nairobi Marathon.

[Nation] The streets of Nairobi will come alive Sunday morning when close to 20,000 participants, among them 200 elite athletes, do battle at the 15th edition of the Standard Chartered Nairobi Marathon.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ruling Party Youth Chief Tells of Ordeal At Hands of Kidnappers

[New Zimbabwe] ZANU PF national youth chief Kudzai Chipanga narrated Saturday the ordeal he allegedly suffered at the hands of kidnappers who abducted him ten days ago.

[New Zimbabwe] ZANU PF national youth chief Kudzai Chipanga narrated Saturday the ordeal he allegedly suffered at the hands of kidnappers who abducted him ten days ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Two Men Swim 4km to Shore Without Life-Jackets After Going Overboard in KZN

[News24Wire] Two men who were out fishing on Friday were thrown overboard when their ski boat hit a wave and swam roughly 4km to shore, while a massive manhunt was launched to try and find them.

[News24Wire] Two men who were out fishing on Friday were thrown overboard when their ski boat hit a wave and swam roughly 4km to shore, while a massive manhunt was launched to try and find them.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SADC Standby Force Deployment Delayed

[Lesotho Times] THE Southern African Development Community (SADC) standby force is now expected to arrive in Lesotho on Saturday amid indications that the postponement was due to the fact that Lesotho was not completed preparations to host them.

[Lesotho Times] THE Southern African Development Community (SADC) standby force is now expected to arrive in Lesotho on Saturday amid indications that the postponement was due to the fact that Lesotho was not completed preparations to host them.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Cypriot President Stresses Solidarity With Egypt in Fighting Terrorism

[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received a phone call from his Cypriot counterpart Nicos Anastasiades where he offered condolences over the victims of the terrorist attack that hit a mosque in North Sinai.

[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received a phone call from his Cypriot counterpart Nicos Anastasiades where he offered condolences over the victims of the terrorist attack that hit a mosque in North Sinai.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Maimane Urges Metsimaholo Community to Vote ANC Out Once and for All

[News24Wire] DA leader Mmusi Maimane has urged residents of the Metsimaholo municipality to kick the ANC out of power there once and for all when they vote in the upcoming by-elections.

[News24Wire] DA leader Mmusi Maimane has urged residents of the Metsimaholo municipality to kick the ANC out of power there once and for all when they vote in the upcoming by-elections.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa