Ethiopia’s Negewu Defends Cape Town Marathon Title

[News24Wire] Ethiopia’s Asefa Mengstu Negewu came back to the marathon that launched him onto the international stage in 2016 and destroyed a quality field to successfully defend his Sanlam Cape Town Marathon title in almost perfect weather conditions.

[News24Wire] Ethiopia's Asefa Mengstu Negewu came back to the marathon that launched him onto the international stage in 2016 and destroyed a quality field to successfully defend his Sanlam Cape Town Marathon title in almost perfect weather conditions.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Local Government Failing Us’ Say Residents Frustrated With Killings in Moyale As Border Conflicts Increase

[Addis Standard] Residents of Ethiopia’s Moyale town, 795 km south of Addis Abeba, in Guji zone, Borena, say both local and regional government officials have “failed us repeatedly” in the face of renewed border incursions followed by attacks by what t…

[Addis Standard] Residents of Ethiopia's Moyale town, 795 km south of Addis Abeba, in Guji zone, Borena, say both local and regional government officials have "failed us repeatedly" in the face of renewed border incursions followed by attacks by what they described were members of the "Liyu Police", a special paramilitary force operating within the Ethiopian Somali regional state.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

‘Ellen or Not, We Will Vote Boakai’

[Observer] Monrovia and its outskirts experienced a virtual lockdown when partisans and supporters of the governing Unity Party (UP) demonstrated to Liberians and perhaps the world that they have the numbers to elect Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai…

[Observer] Monrovia and its outskirts experienced a virtual lockdown when partisans and supporters of the governing Unity Party (UP) demonstrated to Liberians and perhaps the world that they have the numbers to elect Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai and Speaker Emmanuel Nuquay as the country's next President and Vice President on October 10.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Stock Exchange in Record Bull Run

[The Source] The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange is soaring, reaching new records each day. Last week alone, the market capitalisation added $3,2 billion to close at $11,3 billion as demand for equities soars.

[The Source] The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange is soaring, reaching new records each day. Last week alone, the market capitalisation added $3,2 billion to close at $11,3 billion as demand for equities soars.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

DNA Results Will Exonerate My Client – Lawyer for Alleged Killer of Eskom Employee

[News24Wire] The defence attorney for David Ngwenya, who stands accused of killing Eskom employee Thembisile Yende, strongly believes that the outstanding DNA results will exonerate his client of the charges.

[News24Wire] The defence attorney for David Ngwenya, who stands accused of killing Eskom employee Thembisile Yende, strongly believes that the outstanding DNA results will exonerate his client of the charges.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lilongwe Deputy Mayor Joins Opposition

[Nyasa Times] Lilongwe City Deputy Mayor, Juliana Kaduya on Sunday joined the opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) during a rally which party president Lazarus Chakwera held at Msambeta Primary School Grounds where he drummed up support for MCP candi…

[Nyasa Times] Lilongwe City Deputy Mayor, Juliana Kaduya on Sunday joined the opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) during a rally which party president Lazarus Chakwera held at Msambeta Primary School Grounds where he drummed up support for MCP candidates for ahead of the Lilongwe City South East October 17 by-elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

RSR Signs MOU to Professionalise the Work of Inspectors

[SAnews.gov.za] The Railway Safety Regulator (RSR) and the Engineering Council of South Africa have signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at professionalising the work of railway safety inspectors.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Railway Safety Regulator (RSR) and the Engineering Council of South Africa have signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at professionalising the work of railway safety inspectors.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Davids Achieves Career First With Jock Tour Title

[News24Wire] In-form Brendon Davids achieved a career first when he raced to victory in the three-day Bestmed Jock Tour, which culminated at the Mbombela Stadium in Mpumalanga on Sunday.

[News24Wire] In-form Brendon Davids achieved a career first when he raced to victory in the three-day Bestmed Jock Tour, which culminated at the Mbombela Stadium in Mpumalanga on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Telecoms Giant Sued in Alleged Contractual Breach

[CAJ News] Harare -A local businessman has slapped Zimbabwe’s biggest mobile network operator, Econet Wireless, with a lawsuit of more than $870 000 after the firm allegedly stole his concept. Ignatius Munengwa is demanding damages claiming the operato…

[CAJ News] Harare -A local businessman has slapped Zimbabwe's biggest mobile network operator, Econet Wireless, with a lawsuit of more than $870 000 after the firm allegedly stole his concept. Ignatius Munengwa is demanding damages claiming the operator appropriated his innovative concept conceived in 2011, enabling mobile phone subscribers to use their phones as a panic button in the event of a security breach.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe