Athletics Giants Slam EOC, EAF for Poor Rio Showing

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian athletics legends such as Haile Gebre-Selassie, Gezahegn Abera, Gebre-Egziabher Gebre-Mariam and former national coach Tolosa Kotu expressed disappointment the way the Ethiopiapian Olympic Committee (EOC) and Ethiopian …

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian athletics legends such as Haile Gebre-Selassie, Gezahegn Abera, Gebre-Egziabher Gebre-Mariam and former national coach Tolosa Kotu expressed disappointment the way the Ethiopiapian Olympic Committee (EOC) and Ethiopian Athletics Federation (EAF) handled the Ethiopian Rio Olympic squad from the start.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Rwanda, Benin Seek to Strengthen Ties

[New Times] Rwanda and Benin are set to strengthen ties and bilateral cooperation for mutual benefit following a three day visit by Benin President Patrice Talon which began yesterday.

[New Times] Rwanda and Benin are set to strengthen ties and bilateral cooperation for mutual benefit following a three day visit by Benin President Patrice Talon which began yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Benin

Top AU Official Stranded in Nairobi After Ticad Forum

[Nation] A senior official with the African Union (AU) is stranded in Nairobi after his travel documents and confidential files were stolen in Nairobi during the international conference that ended on Monday.

[Nation] A senior official with the African Union (AU) is stranded in Nairobi after his travel documents and confidential files were stolen in Nairobi during the international conference that ended on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Cosatu Condemns the Factional and Reckless Statements By the MKMVA

[COSATU] The Congress of South African Trade Unions is deeply disappointed by the actions of the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association {MKMVA} leaders, Cde Kebby Maphatsoe and Cde Des Van Rooyen, of publicly condemning another minister {Cde P…

[COSATU] The Congress of South African Trade Unions is deeply disappointed by the actions of the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association {MKMVA} leaders, Cde Kebby Maphatsoe and Cde Des Van Rooyen, of publicly condemning another minister {Cde Pravin Gordhan} using their different political hats as a justification. We find this insincere and distasteful because these ministers have many forums available at their disposal to internally discuss this matter and raise their views inside the ANC. These comrades a

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Man Burns Self, Two Children to Death After Domestic Row

[Nation] A sorrowful mood engulfed Kiabereria Village in Molo Constituency, Nakuru County on Monday night after a man burnt himself and his two children to death in his house following a domestic quarrel.

[Nation] A sorrowful mood engulfed Kiabereria Village in Molo Constituency, Nakuru County on Monday night after a man burnt himself and his two children to death in his house following a domestic quarrel.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Old Girls Pledge Their Support for Learners At Pretoria High School for Girls

[The Daily Vox] We, alumni of Pretoria High School for Girls stand in solidarity with the bold and courageous learners of the school, who have spoken out about rank racial discrimination at our old school. We are emboldened and inspired by their brave …

[The Daily Vox] We, alumni of Pretoria High School for Girls stand in solidarity with the bold and courageous learners of the school, who have spoken out about rank racial discrimination at our old school. We are emboldened and inspired by their brave and principled stance in upholding the values the school was established on.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Angolan Vice-President Leaves for Swaziland to Attend SADC Summit

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Vice-president, Manuel Domingos Vicente, left this Monday for Swaziland, where he will represent the head of State José Eduardo dos Santos at the 36th Summit of the heads of State and Government of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), set for 30-31 August.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Vice-president, Manuel Domingos Vicente, left this Monday for Swaziland, where he will represent the head of State José Eduardo dos Santos at the 36th Summit of the heads of State and Government of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), set for 30-31 August.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland