MP Kandodo Pins Down Govt Over Minibus Drivers Strike

[Nyasa Times] Member of parliament for Kasungu south east Khumbize Kandodo Chiponda on Tuesday took the government to task to explain what it is doing to end the strike by minibus drivers and conductors which virtually crippled the transport system in …

[Nyasa Times] Member of parliament for Kasungu south east Khumbize Kandodo Chiponda on Tuesday took the government to task to explain what it is doing to end the strike by minibus drivers and conductors which virtually crippled the transport system in the capital, Lilongwe on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Warriors in Potential Decider

[The Herald] After watching Zimbabwe power to an emphatic victory over Mozambique in their opening COSAFA Castle Cup assignment, Madagascar coach Auguste Raux has installed the Warriors as favourites in Group B and believes the winner of their showdown…

[The Herald] After watching Zimbabwe power to an emphatic victory over Mozambique in their opening COSAFA Castle Cup assignment, Madagascar coach Auguste Raux has installed the Warriors as favourites in Group B and believes the winner of their showdown tonight will advance to the quarter-finals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Football Boss Bwalya’s Gift From Hammam Was Improper – FIFA

[Zambia Reports] A FIFA investigatory body has concluded that the US $80, 000 cash “gift” former FAZ president Kalusha Bwalya received from disgraced Qatari business mogul Mohammad Bin Hammam was an improper payment.

[Zambia Reports] A FIFA investigatory body has concluded that the US $80, 000 cash "gift" former FAZ president Kalusha Bwalya received from disgraced Qatari business mogul Mohammad Bin Hammam was an improper payment.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Yoga Alleviates Health Problems

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Apart from spiritual goals, the physical postures of yoga are used to alleviate health problems, reduce stress and make the spine supple in contemporary times, says the High Commissioner of India and special representati…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Apart from spiritual goals, the physical postures of yoga are used to alleviate health problems, reduce stress and make the spine supple in contemporary times, says the High Commissioner of India and special representative to Southern African Development Community (SADC).

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Merchant Shipping Regulations to Take Effect As From 1 July 2017

[Government of Mauritius] The Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping would promulgate the Merchant Shipping (Training and Certification) Regulations to introduce new training requirements for all Seafarers in accordance wit…

[Government of Mauritius] The Minister of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping would promulgate the Merchant Shipping (Training and Certification) Regulations to introduce new training requirements for all Seafarers in accordance with the 2010 Manila amendments to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watch Keeping for Seafarers 1978.He would also promulgate the Merchant Shipping (Safe Manning, Hours of Work and Watch Keeping) Regulations to introduce a specific limit of 0.05% b

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Cabin Crew to Lay Corruption Charges Against SAA Execs, Board

[News24Wire] In yet further claims of wrongdoing and corruption at South African Airways (SAA), the South Africa Cabin Crew Association (SACCA) will be laying charges against members of SAA board for theft and corruption to the tune more than R1.86bn.

[News24Wire] In yet further claims of wrongdoing and corruption at South African Airways (SAA), the South Africa Cabin Crew Association (SACCA) will be laying charges against members of SAA board for theft and corruption to the tune more than R1.86bn.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Young Entrepreneur On Mission to Sell Uganda to UK’s Midlands

[Observer] Birmingham -Until he successfully organised the first Uganda – Midlands UK Trade and Investment Convention last month, Daniel Nsaba Buturo was an unknown quantity in the Ugandan community in Birmingham, England’s second largest city, and sur…

[Observer] Birmingham -Until he successfully organised the first Uganda - Midlands UK Trade and Investment Convention last month, Daniel Nsaba Buturo was an unknown quantity in the Ugandan community in Birmingham, England's second largest city, and surrounding areas, which are collectively referred to as the Midlands in the United Kingdom.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Guptas’ Citizenship, SAA Turbulent Financials – Officials Make Themsevles Scarce

[Daily Maverick] There was much talk from ANC MPs about Parliament respecting Cabinet when the home affairs committee met on Tuesday over how members of the Gupta family became naturalised citizens. In a bizarre twist, the most senior home affairs offi…

[Daily Maverick] There was much talk from ANC MPs about Parliament respecting Cabinet when the home affairs committee met on Tuesday over how members of the Gupta family became naturalised citizens. In a bizarre twist, the most senior home affairs official contradicted his former political boss, who had publicly confirmed the veracity of documents on this matter released by the EFF on social media earlier this month. It all came down to a date. After four hours it was agreed there would be a further meeting for further cla

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Boko Haram – Shettima Donates N50 Million to Secure Unimaid

[Guardian] Abuja and Maiduguri -Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has donated N50 million to the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) to secure it against Boko Haram attacks.

[Guardian] Abuja and Maiduguri -Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State has donated N50 million to the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) to secure it against Boko Haram attacks.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria