Simba SC Seek Fed Cup Glory After League Agonyby

[Daily News] Simba assistant coach Jackson Mayanja reckons the agony of Premier League heartbreak will help fire them to Azam Sports Federation Cup glory as they crave to return to international football next year.

[Daily News] Simba assistant coach Jackson Mayanja reckons the agony of Premier League heartbreak will help fire them to Azam Sports Federation Cup glory as they crave to return to international football next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Boko Haram Threat – Security On High Alert in Abuja

[Vanguard] Abuja -Following threats by Boko Haram to attack Abuja, security agencies in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, have declared their readiness to combat all forms of threat to lives and property by intensifying intelligence efforts, surveill…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Following threats by Boko Haram to attack Abuja, security agencies in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, have declared their readiness to combat all forms of threat to lives and property by intensifying intelligence efforts, surveillance and raiding black spots within and around the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mali On the Spot At Arusha Human Rights Court Sessions

[Daily News] The African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights (AfCHPR), sitting in Arusha, has begun its 45th Ordinary Session to determine 84 cases, including application against violation on inheritance rights, consent and minimum age of marriage for g…

[Daily News] The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights (AfCHPR), sitting in Arusha, has begun its 45th Ordinary Session to determine 84 cases, including application against violation on inheritance rights, consent and minimum age of marriage for girls.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Harsher Sentences Needed for Killing, Raping of Women and Children – Deputy Police Minister

[News24Wire] The police department will hold talks with its justice counterpart to look at imposing harsher sentences on people found guilty of crimes against women and children, Deputy Police Minister Bongani Mkongi said on Friday.

[News24Wire] The police department will hold talks with its justice counterpart to look at imposing harsher sentences on people found guilty of crimes against women and children, Deputy Police Minister Bongani Mkongi said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Energy Minister Deals With Controversies

[Daily Maverick] Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi talked a good spring clean during her budget vote debate on Friday, even if nuclear will not be touched. The energy sector is overshadowed by controversies not only over a nuclear build, but also indepe…

[Daily Maverick] Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi talked a good spring clean during her budget vote debate on Friday, even if nuclear will not be touched. The energy sector is overshadowed by controversies not only over a nuclear build, but also independent power producers and stalled government blueprint plans on electricity and the overall energy mix. Add into the mix governance and financial failures at the state-owned entities, the Strategic Fuel Fund and PetroSA, and it's not a pretty picture in a sector that contribu

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Steyn Blasts Proteas Women to Extensive Win

[News24Wire] Andrie Steyn led the Proteas women to a whopping 120-run victory in their round seven, Cricket South Africa (CSA) Women’s Quadrangular series clash against Ireland in Potchefstroom on Friday.

[News24Wire] Andrie Steyn led the Proteas women to a whopping 120-run victory in their round seven, Cricket South Africa (CSA) Women's Quadrangular series clash against Ireland in Potchefstroom on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Turkey to Deliver Tons of Aid to Somalia in Ramadan

[Shabelle] Turkey is planning to deliver 15,000 tons of humanitarian aid to Somalia during the holy month of Ramadan, Deputy Foreign Minister Ahmet Yildiz said Thursday. Somalia is one of several African states facing famine due to drought.

[Shabelle] Turkey is planning to deliver 15,000 tons of humanitarian aid to Somalia during the holy month of Ramadan, Deputy Foreign Minister Ahmet Yildiz said Thursday. Somalia is one of several African states facing famine due to drought.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Districts Shut Down As Police Pursue Killers

[Citizen] The fear over who would be the next target of mysterious killers, the intensity of police operation in the hunt for those responsible for the serial killings of police officers and local government leaders in Rufiji and Kilwa districts has pa…

[Citizen] The fear over who would be the next target of mysterious killers, the intensity of police operation in the hunt for those responsible for the serial killings of police officers and local government leaders in Rufiji and Kilwa districts has paralysed social as well as economic activities in these areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania