National Football Body Develops Women Football

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana Football Association (BFA) vice president, Segolame Ramothwa has encouraged regional representatives to pay attention to the association’s new constitution with the aim of educating committee members at regional…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana Football Association (BFA) vice president, Segolame Ramothwa has encouraged regional representatives to pay attention to the association's new constitution with the aim of educating committee members at regional levels.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Fake Gold Gang Busted in City Drugs Operation

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Anti-narcotics squad officers on an operation to net suspected drug dealers ended up busting a fake gold syndicate, seizing over 180kg of “gold nuggets” that criminals use to defraud foreigners of hundreds of millions of shilli…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Anti-narcotics squad officers on an operation to net suspected drug dealers ended up busting a fake gold syndicate, seizing over 180kg of "gold nuggets" that criminals use to defraud foreigners of hundreds of millions of shillings.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Recession Bogey in Nigeria and South Africa

[Guardian] As Nigeria is still smarting from its recession mode after more than 10 months, the current story that South Africa has slipped into recession should be very disturbing about Africa and poor leadership. The two countries (Nigeria and South A…

[Guardian] As Nigeria is still smarting from its recession mode after more than 10 months, the current story that South Africa has slipped into recession should be very disturbing about Africa and poor leadership. The two countries (Nigeria and South Africa) are generally regarded as the topmost economies in the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why We Need to Value Midwives

[Citizen] Each year, 1 million newborns die during their first day of life, 1.3 million babies are stillborn, and more than 300,000 mothers die during pregnancy and childbirth. That’s about as many deaths as the entire population of Namibia.

[Citizen] Each year, 1 million newborns die during their first day of life, 1.3 million babies are stillborn, and more than 300,000 mothers die during pregnancy and childbirth. That's about as many deaths as the entire population of Namibia.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Double-Booking National Sports Stadium Deplorable

[The Herald] The Warriors started their 2019 AFCON campaign in impressive style, with a 3-0 hammering of Liberia at the National Sports Stadium on the 11th of this month, with skipper Knowledge Musona the star of the show with his superb hat-trick. It …

[The Herald] The Warriors started their 2019 AFCON campaign in impressive style, with a 3-0 hammering of Liberia at the National Sports Stadium on the 11th of this month, with skipper Knowledge Musona the star of the show with his superb hat-trick. It was a magnificent performance by a new-look team, which didn't feature a number of players who were part of the successful 2017 Nations Cup campaign, including former skipper Willard Katsande who has since retired from international football.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Ship By Pallet’ Policy to Cost Nigeria Cargoes

[Daily Trust] Shippers say Nigeria may lose more cargoes to ports in neighbouring countries if federal government insists on a policy to store and transport goods on pallets as a unit.

[Daily Trust] Shippers say Nigeria may lose more cargoes to ports in neighbouring countries if federal government insists on a policy to store and transport goods on pallets as a unit.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UK Donates Fund to Help Drought Victims

[Shabelle] United Kingdom International Development Secretary Priti Patel has called for a new concerted global push to prevent millions of people losing their lives across East Africa to the threat of starvation and disease.

[Shabelle] United Kingdom International Development Secretary Priti Patel has called for a new concerted global push to prevent millions of people losing their lives across East Africa to the threat of starvation and disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Container Catches Fire At a Port in Northern Somalia

[Shabelle] A container at the port of Berbera town, caught fire on Sunday night and fire crews are trying hard to put out the fire, Somaliland authorities said. The container was completely destroyed in the ablaze but no human casualties were reported …

[Shabelle] A container at the port of Berbera town, caught fire on Sunday night and fire crews are trying hard to put out the fire, Somaliland authorities said. The container was completely destroyed in the ablaze but no human casualties were reported so far.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia