Night – Perfect Cover for Aids Testing

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Harare -“I was so filled with fear and shame to get tested for HIV/AIDS during the day because I just felt I could bump into some people who know me”

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Harare -"I was so filled with fear and shame to get tested for HIV/AIDS during the day because I just felt I could bump into some people who know me"

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Narok Stadium Offers Hope for Sports Tourism

[Nation] As largely expected, the Confederation of African Football (Caf) at the weekend handed Morocco hosting rights for next year’s Africa Nations Championships (Chan) after stripping unprepared Kenya the onus.

[Nation] As largely expected, the Confederation of African Football (Caf) at the weekend handed Morocco hosting rights for next year's Africa Nations Championships (Chan) after stripping unprepared Kenya the onus.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Pastor Kakande Defies Bamugemereire Led Commission On Nema Permit

[Monitor] Masaka -City Pastor Samuel Kakande has declined to submit the Environment Impart Assessment (EIA) permit to the National Environmental Management Authority (Nema) as directed by the Justice Catherine Bamugemereire’s – led commission of inquir…

[Monitor] Masaka -City Pastor Samuel Kakande has declined to submit the Environment Impart Assessment (EIA) permit to the National Environmental Management Authority (Nema) as directed by the Justice Catherine Bamugemereire's - led commission of inquiry, Daily Monitor has established.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Using the Army to Fight Crime Is a Bad Idea – Here’s Why

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s police minister, Fikile Mbalula, has stirred controversy by calling for the involvement of the country’s military in fighting crime. Although there might be short term gains from deploying the South African Nati…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's police minister, Fikile Mbalula, has stirred controversy by calling for the involvement of the country's military in fighting crime. Although there might be short term gains from deploying the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) in crime-ridden urban areas of the country, there are several reasons why it should be discouraged.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Former Minister, Co-Accused Ordered to Defend Selves Over Road Scam

[Monitor] Court in Kampala has ordered former works minister, Abraham Byandala and his co-accused persons to defend themselves in a case in which government lost Shs24.7 billion in the botched Mukono-Katosi road project.

[Monitor] Court in Kampala has ordered former works minister, Abraham Byandala and his co-accused persons to defend themselves in a case in which government lost Shs24.7 billion in the botched Mukono-Katosi road project.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MP Storms Out of TV Show Over Offensive Tweet on Police Killings

[Nairobi News] The high political tensions in the country played out on live TV on Tuesday when Rarieda MP Otiende Amollo walked out from NTV’s morning talk show over an offensive tweet on ” Luo deaths”.

[Nairobi News] The high political tensions in the country played out on live TV on Tuesday when Rarieda MP Otiende Amollo walked out from NTV's morning talk show over an offensive tweet on " Luo deaths".

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Treatment of Women in Cairo Worsened Since 2011 Uprising’

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Cairo -Women in Cairo face daily harassment while a weakened economy and high unemployment since the uprising have eroded economic opportunities

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Cairo -Women in Cairo face daily harassment while a weakened economy and high unemployment since the uprising have eroded economic opportunities

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Soccer – Rollers Maintain Unbeaten Start

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Township Rollers maintained their unbeaten start to the BTC Premiership campaign, defeating Police XI 2-0 in a match played at Otse Police College on Saturday afternoon.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Township Rollers maintained their unbeaten start to the BTC Premiership campaign, defeating Police XI 2-0 in a match played at Otse Police College on Saturday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana