Football Body Sets New Club Licensing Requirements

[The Herald] ZIFA have set the bar higher for Premiership teams this year with the clubs now required to meet the minimum club licensing requirements before they are registered to participate in the 2017 season. The league this year is set to have 18 t…

[The Herald] ZIFA have set the bar higher for Premiership teams this year with the clubs now required to meet the minimum club licensing requirements before they are registered to participate in the 2017 season. The league this year is set to have 18 teams following a resolution to promote four from the Division One leagues this year. This is expected to set the tone for the new season of the top flight with all the clubs being formally invited to apply to ZIFA to be licensed for the 2017 season.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

As Trump Calls Buhari – Nigeria, U.S. to Cut New Deal On Military Weapons

[Leadership] The United States government yesterday informed Nigeria of its resolve to strike a new deal that will enable the Nigerian Armed Forces get concrete military assistance, including the supply of arms from the US to combat terrorism.

[Leadership] The United States government yesterday informed Nigeria of its resolve to strike a new deal that will enable the Nigerian Armed Forces get concrete military assistance, including the supply of arms from the US to combat terrorism.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Law Society Urges Dismissal of Agriculture Minister Over Maizegate

[Nyasa Times] Graft busting body, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) director Lucas Kondowe has said he has officially received the report by presidential commission of inquiry on maizegate on Monday and vowed to investigate Minister of Agriculture, Irri…

[Nyasa Times] Graft busting body, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) director Lucas Kondowe has said he has officially received the report by presidential commission of inquiry on maizegate on Monday and vowed to investigate Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water development George Chaponda as recommended without fear or favour.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Buhari to Meet Trump Over Security, Economy

[Daily Trust] President of the United States, Donald Trump, has invited President Muhammadu Buhari for a state visit which details will be worked out by officials of both countries.

[Daily Trust] President of the United States, Donald Trump, has invited President Muhammadu Buhari for a state visit which details will be worked out by officials of both countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Catholic Bishop Leads Pupils to Tree Planting

[Nyasa Times] Bishop of Mangochi Diocese, Montfort Stima on Saturday led learners of Kausi Primary School under Kausi Parish in a tree planting exercise which took place at the parish.

[Nyasa Times] Bishop of Mangochi Diocese, Montfort Stima on Saturday led learners of Kausi Primary School under Kausi Parish in a tree planting exercise which took place at the parish.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

ODM Senator Boy Buried in Vanga, Kwale

[Nation] Kwale Senator Boy Juma Boy was laid to rest in Vanga on Monday, bringing to an end his long life in politics. Born in 1959, the late Boy, who was first elected to Parliament in 1983, was interred shortly after 4pm.

[Nation] Kwale Senator Boy Juma Boy was laid to rest in Vanga on Monday, bringing to an end his long life in politics. Born in 1959, the late Boy, who was first elected to Parliament in 1983, was interred shortly after 4pm.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ruling Party Politician Takes On Judge Siavwapa

[Zambia Reports] Former UPND deputy spokesperson Edwin Lifwekelo has reported High Court judge Mwiinde Siavwapa to the Judicial Service Complaints Commission for alleged professional misconduct.

[Zambia Reports] Former UPND deputy spokesperson Edwin Lifwekelo has reported High Court judge Mwiinde Siavwapa to the Judicial Service Complaints Commission for alleged professional misconduct.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Court Nullifies Sh2.5 Billion Ballot Paper Tender

[Nation] The electoral commission on Monday warned that its preparations for the August elections had been thrown into uncertainty after the High Court nullified a Sh2.5 billion tender awarded to a Dubai-based firm for printing ballot papers .

[Nation] The electoral commission on Monday warned that its preparations for the August elections had been thrown into uncertainty after the High Court nullified a Sh2.5 billion tender awarded to a Dubai-based firm for printing ballot papers .

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Four Qualify for World Cross Country Champs

[The Herald] FOUR athletes are set to represent the country in the upcoming IAAF World Cross Country Championships next month in Kampala, Uganda. The quartet of Wellington Varevi, Rudo Mhonderwa, Tanaka Hove and Tatenda Ndlovu earned their tickets to t…

[The Herald] FOUR athletes are set to represent the country in the upcoming IAAF World Cross Country Championships next month in Kampala, Uganda. The quartet of Wellington Varevi, Rudo Mhonderwa, Tanaka Hove and Tatenda Ndlovu earned their tickets to the World Championships when they came out tops in their respective categories at the national meet in Bulawayo on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe