Bananas Used in Attempted Smuggling of R600 Into Mpumalanga Prison

[News24Wire] Three men were arrested after they allegedly tried to smuggle R600 into the Barberton Maximum Correctional Centre using bananas, the Department of Correctional Services said on Monday.

[News24Wire] Three men were arrested after they allegedly tried to smuggle R600 into the Barberton Maximum Correctional Centre using bananas, the Department of Correctional Services said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

FIFA Names Referees for Super Eagles/Indomitable Lions Clash

[Vanguard] World football-ruling body, FIFA, has released appointments of officials for the Matchdays 3 and 4 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying race (Africa series), with Egyptian top official Gehad Grisha and respected Gambian Papa Gassama to take…

[Vanguard] World football-ruling body, FIFA, has released appointments of officials for the Matchdays 3 and 4 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying race (Africa series), with Egyptian top official Gehad Grisha and respected Gambian Papa Gassama to take charge of the two potentially-explosive encounters between Nigeria's Super Eagles and the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

‘No Fall My Hand’ Is UK-Based Shady Blue’s New Joint

[Leadership] Lagos -Nigerian UK-based Afrocentric soulful Jazz queen, Folashade Aboderin popularly known as Shady Blue, is back after a long hiatus with a new single titled ‘No Fall my Hand’ from her upcoming EP.

[Leadership] Lagos -Nigerian UK-based Afrocentric soulful Jazz queen, Folashade Aboderin popularly known as Shady Blue, is back after a long hiatus with a new single titled 'No Fall my Hand' from her upcoming EP.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Not Too Young to Run Bill – Youths to Meet Govs, State Assemblies

[Daily Trust] A coalition of youth groups has said that it will meet with state governors and the 36 states’ assemblies to pass the Not Too Young to Run bill, which was passed by both chambers of the National Assembly, last week.

[Daily Trust] A coalition of youth groups has said that it will meet with state governors and the 36 states' assemblies to pass the Not Too Young to Run bill, which was passed by both chambers of the National Assembly, last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

73 Percent of MPs Say No to Land Bill – Survey

[Observer] The proposed amendment of article 26 of the Constitution to allow government take possession of private land without prior compensation continues to fiercely divide opinion in parliament.

[Observer] The proposed amendment of article 26 of the Constitution to allow government take possession of private land without prior compensation continues to fiercely divide opinion in parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Confident Athletics Team Ready for World Championships

[Daily News] CONFIDENT Tanzania Athletics team which will represent the country in the 16th edition of the IAAF World Championships scheduled to take place from Friday to August 13 in London, UK jetted off yesterday.

[Daily News] CONFIDENT Tanzania Athletics team which will represent the country in the 16th edition of the IAAF World Championships scheduled to take place from Friday to August 13 in London, UK jetted off yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Odinga Maintains 1 Point Lead Over Uhuru – Infotrak

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga are still knotted in a tight race to State House, with a new study by Infotrak Research and Consulting revealing the two are only one percentage point apart.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga are still knotted in a tight race to State House, with a new study by Infotrak Research and Consulting revealing the two are only one percentage point apart.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya