50 Coaches Attend Special Olympics Coaching Clinic

[New Times] Up to 50 coaches from different local sports federations and officials from the Ministry of Sports and Culture (MINISPOC) and Ministry of Education (MINEDUC) are currently attending a coaching clinic at Hotel La Palisse, Nyandungu.

[New Times] Up to 50 coaches from different local sports federations and officials from the Ministry of Sports and Culture (MINISPOC) and Ministry of Education (MINEDUC) are currently attending a coaching clinic at Hotel La Palisse, Nyandungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

‘Let Us Be Tolerant of Each Other’ – Nigerians in SA

[News24Wire] Nigerians living in South Africa no longer feel safe following attacks on foreigners in Pretoria West, the Nigerian Union South Africa (NUSA) said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Nigerians living in South Africa no longer feel safe following attacks on foreigners in Pretoria West, the Nigerian Union South Africa (NUSA) said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Taxpayers Foot Bill for Largest Revenue Shortfall in 8 Years

[News24Wire] Wednesday’s budget confirmed the largest revenue shortfall relative to budgeted estimates since 2009/10, necessitating tax hikes bringing in an additional R28bn. The tax proposals increase the tax burden from 26% of gross domestic product …

[News24Wire] Wednesday's budget confirmed the largest revenue shortfall relative to budgeted estimates since 2009/10, necessitating tax hikes bringing in an additional R28bn. The tax proposals increase the tax burden from 26% of gross domestic product in 2016/17 to 26.7%. The tax-free threshold will go up from R75 000 to R75 750.The October 2016 mini budget already noted that revenue collection would fall well below estimates. According to the Budget Review, the 2016 Budget estimated government would receive total tax

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NDLEA Arrests 19 IDPs for Illegal Drugs

[Vanguard] The Borno command of the Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it arrested 19 Internally Displaced Persons(IDPs) for alleged drug abuse and sale in camps.

[Vanguard] The Borno command of the Nigeria Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it arrested 19 Internally Displaced Persons(IDPs) for alleged drug abuse and sale in camps.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘On Becoming’ – Makinwa On Book Tour to UK in Spite Legal Threat

[Vanguard] Embattled Nigerian on-air-personality Toke Makinwa has proceeded to the United kingdom to promote her controversial book “On Becoming”, despite the threat to sue by her estranged husband, Maje Ayida, for continuous circulation.

[Vanguard] Embattled Nigerian on-air-personality Toke Makinwa has proceeded to the United kingdom to promote her controversial book "On Becoming", despite the threat to sue by her estranged husband, Maje Ayida, for continuous circulation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Army, Amnesty Trade Words Over Alleged Killings, Torture of IPOB Members, Others

[Vanguard] Defence headquarters and Amnesty International are currently trading words over alleged killing of 240 persons in Borno and 177 agitators, under the aegis of Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB.

[Vanguard] Defence headquarters and Amnesty International are currently trading words over alleged killing of 240 persons in Borno and 177 agitators, under the aegis of Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Thousand Hills Vow to Retain League Title

[New Times] Thousand Hills Rugby Club captain Jacques Bigirimana is confident that his team will go on to retain this year’s national league title thanks to their continued perfect form.

[New Times] Thousand Hills Rugby Club captain Jacques Bigirimana is confident that his team will go on to retain this year's national league title thanks to their continued perfect form.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mulisa Issues Rallying Call After APR Stumble Again

[New Times] APR FC head coach Jimmy Mulisa has demanded his players to show attitude and pull themselves out of their current malaise after the reigning champions yet again stumbled in the national league on Tuesday against Amagaju FC at Nyagisenyi sta…

[New Times] APR FC head coach Jimmy Mulisa has demanded his players to show attitude and pull themselves out of their current malaise after the reigning champions yet again stumbled in the national league on Tuesday against Amagaju FC at Nyagisenyi stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Somaliland Protest Alleged Partisan By BBC

[Dalsan Radio] The breakaway region of Somaliland has protested to the British Broadcasting Corporation Headquarters in reaction to a programme aired on the stations Somali service last Friday which they allege to be partisan Somaliland Information Min…

[Dalsan Radio] The breakaway region of Somaliland has protested to the British Broadcasting Corporation Headquarters in reaction to a programme aired on the stations Somali service last Friday which they allege to be partisan Somaliland Information Minister Abdullahi Sahrdiid accused BBC Somali of being impartial on Somali issues and has made a formal complaint to the headquarters in London .

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia