‘My Number 1 Rival Will Be Myself’ – World Champ Wayde Van Niekerk

[Sascoc] With the vast bowl shape of the London Stadium directly behind him as he sat, Wayde van Niekerk dealt with question after question about being ‘the next Usain Bolt’, facing the world’s media at a press conference ahead of the IAAF World Champi…

[Sascoc] With the vast bowl shape of the London Stadium directly behind him as he sat, Wayde van Niekerk dealt with question after question about being 'the next Usain Bolt', facing the world's media at a press conference ahead of the IAAF World Championships London 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nigerian Delegation in Rwanda on Study Tour

[New Times] A 13-member delegation from Nigeria’s National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPPS) is in Rwanda for an eleven-day study tour that will mainly dwell on agriculture sector.

[New Times] A 13-member delegation from Nigeria's National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies (NIPPS) is in Rwanda for an eleven-day study tour that will mainly dwell on agriculture sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mutokambali Picks Squad for 2017 Afrobasket Preps

[New Times] Rwanda national basketball team head coach Moise Mutokambali has named a provisional 16-man squad of local players to start preparations for this year’s African Basketball Championships.

[New Times] Rwanda national basketball team head coach Moise Mutokambali has named a provisional 16-man squad of local players to start preparations for this year's African Basketball Championships.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Girl Power: Breast-Feeding Kawambwa Pupil Leads The Way

Talk about being loyal to a dream, a grade 11 pupil at Kawambwa High School has captured the admiration of many with her image breastfeeding her baby in her school uniform going viral.
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UPND Write ECZ Over Police Blocking them from Holding Meetings

The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) has written to the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) over being denied an opportunity to hold public meetings where local government by-elections are due to take place. And the Zambia Police say … Continued

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The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) has written to the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) over being denied an opportunity to hold public meetings where local government by-elections are due to take place. And the Zambia Police say they are constrained from allowing the opposition to hold rallies as they are bound by the conditions of the state of threatened state of emergency. UPND spokesperson Charles Kakoma says that the UPND has been compelled to write to the ECZ to intervene as the party had been deprived of their right to market their candidates in next month’s elections. The UPND in Itezhi Tezhi have yet to hold a rally with imminent polls of the local government chairmanship and have pressed panic buttons to push for permission to campaign. Police spokesperson Esther Katongo said that the police were not deliberately denying the UPND a chance to campaign but were in a difficult position given the declared state of public emergency. The post UPND Write ECZ Over Police Blocking them from Holding Meetings appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Lay Council Calls On Ahiara Diocese Clergy to Respect Pope

[CISA] Lagos -The Catholic Laity Council of Nigeria (CLCN) has warned Catholic Priests and faithful in Ahiara Diocese, who challenged the appointment of Bishop Peter Okpalaeke as the Bishop of the Diocese, to retrace their steps or face severe conseque…

[CISA] Lagos -The Catholic Laity Council of Nigeria (CLCN) has warned Catholic Priests and faithful in Ahiara Diocese, who challenged the appointment of Bishop Peter Okpalaeke as the Bishop of the Diocese, to retrace their steps or face severe consequences.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Focus On Interreligious Dialogue, Bishop Augustine Tells Amecea Bishops

[CISA] Zanzibar City -Bishop Augustine Shao of the Catholic Diocese of Zanzibar has urged the forthcoming Plenary Assembly of Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA) to focus more in promoting interreligious dialogue in t…

[CISA] Zanzibar City -Bishop Augustine Shao of the Catholic Diocese of Zanzibar has urged the forthcoming Plenary Assembly of Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA) to focus more in promoting interreligious dialogue in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania