Govt to Fix Francistown-Nata Road

[Botswana Daily News] Mathangwane -The Vice President Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi has said that the government was losing a lot of revenue as result of the bad state of Francistown-Nata road.

[Botswana Daily News] Mathangwane -The Vice President Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi has said that the government was losing a lot of revenue as result of the bad state of Francistown-Nata road.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Families Get Court Orders for Autopsies Amid Mortuary Crisis

[News24Wire] Desperate families have turned to courts to secure autopsies for their loved ones so their bodies can be released for burial, amid a “go slow” strike by Gauteng forensic services members.

[News24Wire] Desperate families have turned to courts to secure autopsies for their loved ones so their bodies can be released for burial, amid a "go slow" strike by Gauteng forensic services members.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Action Hots Up in Rugby Challenge

[News24Wire] Important wins for Boland and the EP Kings kept their playoff hopes alive in a fascinating round eight of the SuperSport Rugby Challenge, while yet another home defeat saw the Leopards crash out of contention in a weekend packed with tries…

[News24Wire] Important wins for Boland and the EP Kings kept their playoff hopes alive in a fascinating round eight of the SuperSport Rugby Challenge, while yet another home defeat saw the Leopards crash out of contention in a weekend packed with tries and action.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Owana Survives UBC Sack but Has Powers Reduced

[Observer] Managers at Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC) have clipped the wings of veteran producer and presenter, Mzee Tonny Owana, and sacked the host of his programme, Richard Semakula Gyagenda, in a purge said to target those showing signs of d…

[Observer] Managers at Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC) have clipped the wings of veteran producer and presenter, Mzee Tonny Owana, and sacked the host of his programme, Richard Semakula Gyagenda, in a purge said to target those showing signs of dissent at the national broadcaster.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cape Town Teen Killed, Six Injured At Illegal Spinning Gathering

[News24Wire] A teenager was shot and killed while six other youths were injured when bullets flew at an illegal car spinning gathering in a Cape Town shopping centre’s parking lot.

[News24Wire] A teenager was shot and killed while six other youths were injured when bullets flew at an illegal car spinning gathering in a Cape Town shopping centre's parking lot.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mugabe Is a Leader of Darkness, Says Opposition Party

[New Zimbabwe] Former Finance Minister Tendai Biti’s party says President Robert Mugabe’s rule has been predominantly a period of “darkness” and the veteran leader must back off and stop making unguarded pronouncements over its intended merger with oth…

[New Zimbabwe] Former Finance Minister Tendai Biti's party says President Robert Mugabe's rule has been predominantly a period of "darkness" and the veteran leader must back off and stop making unguarded pronouncements over its intended merger with other opposition forces ahead of next year's polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dozens of Guests Rescued After Deadly Resort Attack

[Al Jazeera] At least two people have been killed after an attack on a popular tourist resort on the outskirts of Mali’s capital, Bamako, according to officials, but dozens of guests were rescued.

[Al Jazeera] At least two people have been killed after an attack on a popular tourist resort on the outskirts of Mali's capital, Bamako, according to officials, but dozens of guests were rescued.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali