Govt to Pay Cheptegei’s Arrears

[Monitor] Entebbe -President Museveni has told government to pay 2018 Commonwealth double gold medallist Joshua Cheptegei arrears accrued from his IAAF world junior gold medal of 2014.

[Monitor] Entebbe -President Museveni has told government to pay 2018 Commonwealth double gold medallist Joshua Cheptegei arrears accrued from his IAAF world junior gold medal of 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Golf – Teenage Talent Floyd Targets History in PE

[Sascoc] Ekurhuleni teenager Kiera Floyd is relishing the opportunity of becoming the youngest winner of the Sanlam South African Women’s Stroke Play Championship next week.

[Sascoc] Ekurhuleni teenager Kiera Floyd is relishing the opportunity of becoming the youngest winner of the Sanlam South African Women's Stroke Play Championship next week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Athletics – Long-Serving Van Zyl Calls Time On Track Career

[Sascoc] All good things do come to an end. So it should be no big surprise that the South African 400metre-hurdles record holder, LJ van Zyl, has decided to put his spikes away for good.

[Sascoc] All good things do come to an end. So it should be no big surprise that the South African 400metre-hurdles record holder, LJ van Zyl, has decided to put his spikes away for good.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

What Judges Said At End of Age Limit Petition Hearing

[Monitor] The hearing of the age limit petition came to a conclusion in Mbale following marathon proceedings that took close to two weeks. The five justices of the Court of Appeal led by Deputy Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny-Dollo gave their parting remarks in the open courtroom, promising to return in a short while to deliver their judgement. Anthony Wesaka & Fred Wambede followed the proceedings.

[Monitor] The hearing of the age limit petition came to a conclusion in Mbale following marathon proceedings that took close to two weeks. The five justices of the Court of Appeal led by Deputy Chief Justice Alfonse Owiny-Dollo gave their parting remarks in the open courtroom, promising to return in a short while to deliver their judgement. Anthony Wesaka & Fred Wambede followed the proceedings.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Makerere Support Staff Demand Answers Over Irregular Appointments

[Monitor] More than 1,500 support staff at Makerere University are demanding for explanations after the appointment of staff in disregard of known recruitment procedures. They accuse management of conducting discriminatory promotions and recruitments.

[Monitor] More than 1,500 support staff at Makerere University are demanding for explanations after the appointment of staff in disregard of known recruitment procedures. They accuse management of conducting discriminatory promotions and recruitments.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

I Am Turning Makerere Upside Down – Vice Chancellor

[Monitor] In the eight months that he has been at the helm of Makerere University, Prof Barnabas Nawangwe has made drastic changes that have at times been widely criticised. It is as a result of his changes that students went on a three-day strike this…

[Monitor] In the eight months that he has been at the helm of Makerere University, Prof Barnabas Nawangwe has made drastic changes that have at times been widely criticised. It is as a result of his changes that students went on a three-day strike this week. Derrick Wandera caught up with the vice chancellor.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Athletics – Tanzania Runners Shine in Ngorongoro

[Citizen] Karatu -Tanzania runners, Failuna Abdi and Pascal Mombo, put in a determined performance that saw them winning silver and bronze medals in the Ngorongoro Half Marathon held in Karatu yesterday.

[Citizen] Karatu -Tanzania runners, Failuna Abdi and Pascal Mombo, put in a determined performance that saw them winning silver and bronze medals in the Ngorongoro Half Marathon held in Karatu yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Socce- Simba Rescue Point Against Gritty Lipuli

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A goal scored by Laudit Mavugo in the 66th minute saved Simba from struggling Lipuli FC in the ongoing Mainland Tanzania Premier League yesterday. Mavugo, who replaced Juuko Murshid, scored following a corner from Shomari Kapom…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A goal scored by Laudit Mavugo in the 66th minute saved Simba from struggling Lipuli FC in the ongoing Mainland Tanzania Premier League yesterday. Mavugo, who replaced Juuko Murshid, scored following a corner from Shomari Kapombe in a thrilling encounter at the Samora Stadium. Lipuli were the first to score after 31 minutes of the game through Adam Salamba, following a pin-point pass from Mussa Nampaka who put in dominant display in midfield. The results mean Simba now have 59 points from 25 matches, 12 ah

Soccer – Young Africans Face Uphill Task in CAF Cup

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Young Africans are facing an uphill task to qualify for the quarterfinals of the Confederation African Football (Caf) Cup which will kick off on May 4.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Young Africans are facing an uphill task to qualify for the quarterfinals of the Confederation African Football (Caf) Cup which will kick off on May 4.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania