Rugby – WP Thump Golden Lions, Set Up Sharks Final

[News24Wire] Western Province marched into the final of the 2017 Currie Cup after dismantling the Golden Lions in impressive fashion in their semi-final clash at Newlands on Saturday.

[News24Wire] Western Province marched into the final of the 2017 Currie Cup after dismantling the Golden Lions in impressive fashion in their semi-final clash at Newlands on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Managing the Disruptive Aftermath of Somalia’s Worst Terror Attack

[ICG] The 14 October 2017 twin bombings in Mogadishu mark the deadliest attack in Somalia since 2007. As Somalis unite in their disgust at the most likely perpetrator Al-Shabaab, President Farmajo must immediately provide care for victims and use surgi…

[ICG] The 14 October 2017 twin bombings in Mogadishu mark the deadliest attack in Somalia since 2007. As Somalis unite in their disgust at the most likely perpetrator Al-Shabaab, President Farmajo must immediately provide care for victims and use surging support for the government to redouble efforts aimed at overcoming the divisions in Somalia's society that make Al-Shabaab such a persistent threat.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Firm to Train 10,000 Youngsters in Painting

[Nation] Japanese firm Kansai Plascon has launched a 10,000-painter training programme targeting the youth across Kenya. This is in a bid to fill the rising artisan skills gap.

[Nation] Japanese firm Kansai Plascon has launched a 10,000-painter training programme targeting the youth across Kenya. This is in a bid to fill the rising artisan skills gap.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sudan ‘Disappointed’ At Renewed U.S. Travel Warning

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese government has reacted ‘with regret’ to the announcement on Thursday by the US State Department in Washington of a renewed travel warning advising US citizens of the dangers of travelling to Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudanese government has reacted 'with regret' to the announcement on Thursday by the US State Department in Washington of a renewed travel warning advising US citizens of the dangers of travelling to Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Govt Engages Media in Blood Sucking Rumours

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Media houses in the country have formed a task force that aims at developing mechanisms on how best the media can coordinate, handle and deliver messages on the rumor of blood suckers which has hit the country hard.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Media houses in the country have formed a task force that aims at developing mechanisms on how best the media can coordinate, handle and deliver messages on the rumor of blood suckers which has hit the country hard.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

African Leaders Call for Strengthened Military Intervention in DRC

[Daily News] THE Eighth High-Level Meeting of the Regional Oversight Mechanism of the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework for the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has recommended strengthening of MONUSCO Force Intervention Brigade.

[Daily News] THE Eighth High-Level Meeting of the Regional Oversight Mechanism of the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework for the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has recommended strengthening of MONUSCO Force Intervention Brigade.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

ANC Alliance Will Collapse If Dlamini-Zuma Wins – Trade Unionist

[East African] Former South Africa trade union leader Zwelinzima Vavi has warned that should President Jacob Zuma’s preferred candidate win in the December ANC election, it could lead to the break-away of affiliate parties.

[East African] Former South Africa trade union leader Zwelinzima Vavi has warned that should President Jacob Zuma's preferred candidate win in the December ANC election, it could lead to the break-away of affiliate parties.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

WHO ‘Rethinking’ Naming Mugabe Goodwill Ambassador

[Deutsche Welle] The World Health Organization has named Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe a “goodwill ambassador,” drawing criticism from health and rights groups. Later, WHO said they were reconsidering their decision.

[Deutsche Welle] The World Health Organization has named Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe a "goodwill ambassador," drawing criticism from health and rights groups. Later, WHO said they were reconsidering their decision.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe