Anderson, Klaasen Stumble At Final Atp Hurdle

[News24Wire] A year of some distinctly notable highlights has ended in contrasting disappointment for top South African tennis players Kevin Anderson and Raven Klaasen , with both failing to qualify for the elite ATP Finals in London this month.

[News24Wire] A year of some distinctly notable highlights has ended in contrasting disappointment for top South African tennis players Kevin Anderson and Raven Klaasen , with both failing to qualify for the elite ATP Finals in London this month.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zanzibar Sees a Slight Decline in Poverty Except for Pemba

[World Bank] Dar es Salaam -Zanzibar saw a modest reduction of 4.5 percent in its basic needs poverty rate, and a one percent decrease in extreme poverty between 2010 and 2015, with its more urban, Unguja island the main driver behind this, according t…

[World Bank] Dar es Salaam -Zanzibar saw a modest reduction of 4.5 percent in its basic needs poverty rate, and a one percent decrease in extreme poverty between 2010 and 2015, with its more urban, Unguja island the main driver behind this, according to the latest World Bank Poverty Assessment for Zanzibar.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Akwa Ibom Students Protest Against Governor Emmanuel

[Premium Times] Students of Akwa Ibom state origin studying in tertiary institutions on Thursday embarked on a peaceful protest against the state governor, Udom Emmanuel, for allegedly “refusing to show interest in their welfare.”

[Premium Times] Students of Akwa Ibom state origin studying in tertiary institutions on Thursday embarked on a peaceful protest against the state governor, Udom Emmanuel, for allegedly "refusing to show interest in their welfare."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soccer – Girabola2017’s Last Round to Be Marked By Fierce Fight Against Relegation

[ANGOP] Luanda -The teams of Progresso da Lunda Sul, Académica do Lobito, JGM do Huambo and ASA, all threatened to be relegated, will play hard in the 30th round of the national first division football championship (Girabola2017) for their continuation in the Girabola2018.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The teams of Progresso da Lunda Sul, Académica do Lobito, JGM do Huambo and ASA, all threatened to be relegated, will play hard in the 30th round of the national first division football championship (Girabola2017) for their continuation in the Girabola2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Courts ‘Doing a Good Job’, Cabinet-Commissioned Report Finds

[News24Wire] A Cabinet-commissioned report has found that South Africa’s courts are “doing a good job” in addressing cases that have an impact on the socio-economic conditions of citizens.

[News24Wire] A Cabinet-commissioned report has found that South Africa's courts are "doing a good job" in addressing cases that have an impact on the socio-economic conditions of citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Basketball – Petro De Luanda Win 2nd Edition of Fesa Tournament

[ANGOP] Luanda -Petro de Luanda won the second edition of the FESA four-team basketball tournament on Thursday, after beating in the final 1 de Agosto by 87-77, in a game played in the Kilamba Multipurpose Pavilion.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Petro de Luanda won the second edition of the FESA four-team basketball tournament on Thursday, after beating in the final 1 de Agosto by 87-77, in a game played in the Kilamba Multipurpose Pavilion.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Emotional Scenes At Rene Roman Accused’s Court Appearance

[News24Wire] There were emotional scenes at the Western Cape High Court on Friday, where the man accused of the rape and murder of 13-year-old Rene Roman appeared for a pre-trial conference.

[News24Wire] There were emotional scenes at the Western Cape High Court on Friday, where the man accused of the rape and murder of 13-year-old Rene Roman appeared for a pre-trial conference.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa