Quadri Joins Nigeria’s Commonwealth Games’ Table Tennis Squad

[Guardian] The arrival of Table Tennis whizkid, Aruna Quadri has boosted the morale of his teammates, as well as other Nigerian officials as the semifinal of team event strokes off.

[Guardian] The arrival of Table Tennis whizkid, Aruna Quadri has boosted the morale of his teammates, as well as other Nigerian officials as the semifinal of team event strokes off.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Writers Association Promotes Intensive Course On Literature Theory

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Litteragris Circle of Literary and Linguistic Studies (CE3L) and the Association of Angolan Writers (UEA) will organise from 02 to 30 June, every Saturday afternoon, an intensive course on “Literature Theory”.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Litteragris Circle of Literary and Linguistic Studies (CE3L) and the Association of Angolan Writers (UEA) will organise from 02 to 30 June, every Saturday afternoon, an intensive course on "Literature Theory".

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Rapist of Girl, Four, Loses Appeal, Jailed for Life

[Daily News] WHILE Members of Parliament are pushing for law amendments to have rapists castrated, the Court of Appeal has upheld the life imprisonment sentence imposed on a resident of Mbeya Region, Posolo Wilson, alias Mwalyego, for raping a minor ov…

[Daily News] WHILE Members of Parliament are pushing for law amendments to have rapists castrated, the Court of Appeal has upheld the life imprisonment sentence imposed on a resident of Mbeya Region, Posolo Wilson, alias Mwalyego, for raping a minor over superstitious beliefs.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Journalist Jeremias Laid to Rest

[ANGOP] Luanda -The remains of the Angola Press agency (ANGOP) journalist, Paulo Jeremias, who passed away last Thursday, in Luanda, victim of a stroke, will be laid to rest this Monday morning in Santa Ana Cemetery, in the capital city.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The remains of the Angola Press agency (ANGOP) journalist, Paulo Jeremias, who passed away last Thursday, in Luanda, victim of a stroke, will be laid to rest this Monday morning in Santa Ana Cemetery, in the capital city.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

New Tanzanite Location Discovered

[Daily News] Arusha -TANZANITE can only be found in Mirerani Hills, right? Well, wrong there is a new site that has just been discovered to have ample reserves of the rare blue gemstones but at the moment this is a secret tightly kept in the State Hous…

[Daily News] Arusha -TANZANITE can only be found in Mirerani Hills, right? Well, wrong there is a new site that has just been discovered to have ample reserves of the rare blue gemstones but at the moment this is a secret tightly kept in the State House's vaults.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Advocates for Positive Change

[Guardian] In a world where young people are increasingly influenced by the pop culture that glorifies the self above the good of the collectives, four young Nigerians – Ayodeji Osowobi, Olumide Idowu, Seyi Oluyole and Timi Olagunju are oiling the whee…

[Guardian] In a world where young people are increasingly influenced by the pop culture that glorifies the self above the good of the collectives, four young Nigerians - Ayodeji Osowobi, Olumide Idowu, Seyi Oluyole and Timi Olagunju are oiling the wheels of humanitarian advocacies with their sweat, time, commitment and personal finances.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We’re Not Withdrawing Troops On Internal Operations – Army

[Guardian] The Nigerian Army says it will continue to assist civil authorities and live up to expectations in the discharge of its constitutional duties of defending the territorial integrity of the country.

[Guardian] The Nigerian Army says it will continue to assist civil authorities and live up to expectations in the discharge of its constitutional duties of defending the territorial integrity of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Commonwealth Games – Debutant Olude Return 17 Minutes Behind Record

[Guardian] As the athletics events begins at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, Nigeria’s Fadekemi Olude, a race-walker finished with a time of 1:49:31secs, a few minutes behind Australia’s Jane Kara Saville Games record of 1:32:46secs set in 2006.

[Guardian] As the athletics events begins at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, Nigeria's Fadekemi Olude, a race-walker finished with a time of 1:49:31secs, a few minutes behind Australia's Jane Kara Saville Games record of 1:32:46secs set in 2006.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Botswana President Expected in Harare

[The Herald] Botswana’s new President Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi is expected in Harare today on a one-day working visit and talks with his Zimbabwean counterpart President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Zimbabwe becomes one of the first two countries on the new Preside…

[The Herald] Botswana's new President Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi is expected in Harare today on a one-day working visit and talks with his Zimbabwean counterpart President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Zimbabwe becomes one of the first two countries on the new President's planned regional tours to introduce himself after being sworn in on April 1 as Botswana's fifth leader.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana