Soccer – Progresso DA Lunda Sul Face Progresso Do Sambizanga

[ANGOP] Luanda -Progresso da Lunda Sul are playing this Tuesday Progresso do Sambizanga in Saurimo’s Mangueiras stadium, to set right the 20th round of the national first division football championship (Girabola2017).

[ANGOP] Luanda -Progresso da Lunda Sul are playing this Tuesday Progresso do Sambizanga in Saurimo's Mangueiras stadium, to set right the 20th round of the national first division football championship (Girabola2017).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Uíge – Official Defends Creation of Rural Administration in Farming

[ANGOP] Uíge -The creation of a rural administration, with a view to planning and evaluating effectively the benefits and losses of farming activity in each productive season, was defended on monay in the city by the administrator of the company Agrogest, Vacherote Manuel Thomas .

[ANGOP] Uíge -The creation of a rural administration, with a view to planning and evaluating effectively the benefits and losses of farming activity in each productive season, was defended on monay in the city by the administrator of the company Agrogest, Vacherote Manuel Thomas .

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Vote Counting in Angola Marred By Irregularities

[Maka] The Angolan National Electoral Commission (CNE) announced yesterday that it has already processed the tallying of the final results of the August 23 elections in 11 of the 18 provinces, according to its spokesperson, Júlia Ferreira. These are the provinces of Bengo, Benguela, Cabinda, Cuando-Cubango, Cunene, Huíla, Kwanza-Norte, Kwanza-Sul, Luanda, Moxico and Zaire.

[Maka] The Angolan National Electoral Commission (CNE) announced yesterday that it has already processed the tallying of the final results of the August 23 elections in 11 of the 18 provinces, according to its spokesperson, Júlia Ferreira. These are the provinces of Bengo, Benguela, Cabinda, Cuando-Cubango, Cunene, Huíla, Kwanza-Norte, Kwanza-Sul, Luanda, Moxico and Zaire.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Unpaid Workers Lock Out Doctors, Patients At Nigerian Hospital

[Premium Times] Hundreds of casual workers at the Federal Medical Centre, Owo, Ondo State, on Wednesday morning began a protest over unpaid entitlements of about 18 months.

[Premium Times] Hundreds of casual workers at the Federal Medical Centre, Owo, Ondo State, on Wednesday morning began a protest over unpaid entitlements of about 18 months.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mitchell Makes Wholesale Changes to Bulls Team

[News24Wire] Blue Bulls executive of rugby John Mitchell made wholesale changes to his team to face Griquas in a Currie Cup encounter at Loftus Versfeld on Friday (18:15 kick-off).

[News24Wire] Blue Bulls executive of rugby John Mitchell made wholesale changes to his team to face Griquas in a Currie Cup encounter at Loftus Versfeld on Friday (18:15 kick-off).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Emily Mwebaze – News Anchor Who Grabs Life By the Horns

[Independent (Kampala)] Emily Mwebaze is a senior news producer at Urban TV, a subsidiary of Uganda’s leading media company; the Vision Group. It is the latest posting on a journey that started as a wish by her father, nurtured by passion, and supporte…

[Independent (Kampala)] Emily Mwebaze is a senior news producer at Urban TV, a subsidiary of Uganda's leading media company; the Vision Group. It is the latest posting on a journey that started as a wish by her father, nurtured by passion, and supported by many relatives.She is also a musician who specializes in Runyankore songs.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Hosting Motor Sport Sign of Growth – Minister

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -“Botswana’s ability to host continental motor cycling competitions is a sign of growth of the sport in the country,” says youth empowerment, sport and culture development minister, Thapelo Olopeng

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -"Botswana's ability to host continental motor cycling competitions is a sign of growth of the sport in the country," says youth empowerment, sport and culture development minister, Thapelo Olopeng

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Packaging Material Shortage Looms in Plastics Ban

[Nation] An acute shortage of packaging materials was Tuesday looming large over retailers after producers of plastic bags suspended operations, pending clarity on the ban on plastic bags that came into force on Monday.

[Nation] An acute shortage of packaging materials was Tuesday looming large over retailers after producers of plastic bags suspended operations, pending clarity on the ban on plastic bags that came into force on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fighting Impunity – Police Officers Sentenced for Brutalising Demonstrator

[MFWA] Three officers from the anti-riot squad of the Niger Police were on August 22, 2017, sentenced to one year imprisonment each and ordered to pay 15 million CFA ($ 26,993 US) in compensation to a student who was detained and brutalised during demo…

[MFWA] Three officers from the anti-riot squad of the Niger Police were on August 22, 2017, sentenced to one year imprisonment each and ordered to pay 15 million CFA ($ 26,993 US) in compensation to a student who was detained and brutalised during demonstrations which took place in mid-April 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Monusco Strongly Condemns the Intrusion of FARDC Troops Into Its Kananga Base

[Monusco] The Special Represtative of the Secretary-Geral in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Maman Sidikou strongly condemns the violation of the premises of the United Nations in Kananga, in Kasai ctral province on 28 August 2017 by soldiers of …

[Monusco] The Special Represtative of the Secretary-Geral in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Maman Sidikou strongly condemns the violation of the premises of the United Nations in Kananga, in Kasai ctral province on 28 August 2017 by soldiers of the Congolese Army.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa