SA Rugby Welcomes Choice as World Cup Host

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -SOUTH Africa will deliver a “Triple Win” Rugby World Cup in 2023, SA Rugby Chief Executive Officer, Jurie Roux, said on Tuesday after World Rugby Council announced the country was the preferred candidate. South Africa was named…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -SOUTH Africa will deliver a "Triple Win" Rugby World Cup in 2023, SA Rugby Chief Executive Officer, Jurie Roux, said on Tuesday after World Rugby Council announced the country was the preferred candidate. South Africa was named in preference to fellow bidders France and Ireland as the candidate best able to fulfil the agreed criteria laid out by World Rugby to deliver a successful and profitable tournament. "We told the World Rugby Council that we would deliver a triple win tournament when we presented to

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Base Titanium Headlines Kenya Mining Forum

[CAJ News] Nairobi -BASE Titanium is basking in the glory of being awarded the official flagship status by Kenya’s Vision 2030 for the Kwale Mine. “This represents a significant milestone in the partnership between the Government of Kenya and Base in p…

[CAJ News] Nairobi -BASE Titanium is basking in the glory of being awarded the official flagship status by Kenya's Vision 2030 for the Kwale Mine. "This represents a significant milestone in the partnership between the Government of Kenya and Base in promoting further development of the sector," said Joe Schwarz, the company's General Manager: External Affairs and Development. Currently, Base is at the forefront of Kenya's mining industry, with official statistics showing that in 2016 the Kwale Mine represented close to 60 pe

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sikandar Raza Stars With the Ball

[The Herald] Off-spinner Sikandar Raza picked up his first five-wicket haul in Test cricket only for his brilliant effort to be overshadowed by a battling show from West Indies who surged ahead of Zimbabwe on day three of the second cricket Test at Que…

[The Herald] Off-spinner Sikandar Raza picked up his first five-wicket haul in Test cricket only for his brilliant effort to be overshadowed by a battling show from West Indies who surged ahead of Zimbabwe on day three of the second cricket Test at Queens Sports Club yesterday. Raza was superb, picking up five wickets for 82 runs from 43 overs with 12 of those not costing a run, only for his gallant effort being eclipsed by a record-breaking eighth wicket stand between West Indies skipper Jason Holder and Shane Dowrich

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenya Poll Violence Could Derail National Exams

[CAJ News] Nairobi -THE Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA) has called for peace as schools examinations began on Tuesday under a hostile environment. The Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) tests coincided with the aftermath of a disputed …

[CAJ News] Nairobi -THE Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA) has called for peace as schools examinations began on Tuesday under a hostile environment. The Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) tests coincided with the aftermath of a disputed election that has left the East African country ensuring its worst political crisis in year. Uhuru Kenyatta was this week announced the winner of reorganised elections, which his rival, Raila Odinga, boycotted KEPSA appealed for calm and non-violence so as to allow the more than

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Soccer – 1º De Agosto Praised for Soccer, Handball Wins

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Ministry of National Defence has congratulated the Clube Desportivo 1º de Agosto for winning the national football championship (Girabola)2017, in advance last Sunday, and the 39th edition of the African Champion Clubs’ Cup in women’s handball in Tunisia.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Ministry of National Defence has congratulated the Clube Desportivo 1º de Agosto for winning the national football championship (Girabola)2017, in advance last Sunday, and the 39th edition of the African Champion Clubs' Cup in women's handball in Tunisia.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Dynamos Dembare Fans, Executive Disagree

[The Herald] The Dynamos Supporters’ Association have claimed the violent incidents that rocked the Glamour Boys match against Ngezi Platinum at Baobab last Saturday were caused by both sides. DeMbare fell 0-2 in this top-of-the-table clash. Benjamin M…

[The Herald] The Dynamos Supporters' Association have claimed the violent incidents that rocked the Glamour Boys match against Ngezi Platinum at Baobab last Saturday were caused by both sides. DeMbare fell 0-2 in this top-of-the-table clash. Benjamin Munzira, the DeMbare national supporters chairman, said their secretary-general Webster Marechera rushed to issue a press statement which condemned the club's fans even before he had received a report from them."As Dynamos we condemn violence and we are one club who have t

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ministry of Fisheries Bets On Sea Hygienic Conditions

[ANGOP] Luanda -The formation of the mentality of the population on the hygienic conditions in the fishing and commercial enclosures is one of the great bets of the Ministry of Fisheries and the Sea so that the fish is consumed in a healthy way, said o…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The formation of the mentality of the population on the hygienic conditions in the fishing and commercial enclosures is one of the great bets of the Ministry of Fisheries and the Sea so that the fish is consumed in a healthy way, said on Tuesday in Luanda, minister Victoria de Barros Neto.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Biometric Voter Registration First Phase Learning Slate for Polls Body

[The Herald] The first phase of the Biometric Voter Registration, which ended last week, provided a number of lessons for the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission, which if addressed can contribute to a more successful second phase. The second phase of the BV…

[The Herald] The first phase of the Biometric Voter Registration, which ended last week, provided a number of lessons for the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission, which if addressed can contribute to a more successful second phase. The second phase of the BVR exercise got underway on Sunday and we hope ZEC will continue to perfect its systems to ensure that as many prospective voters as possible are accorded a chance to register.

No Rewrite for Leaked Maths Exam Paper – Report

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (Zimsec) has quashed social media reports that candidates will resit the Mathematics Paper 1, which leaked and was accessed by at least 12 candidates last week. The candidates, who unduly accessed t…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (Zimsec) has quashed social media reports that candidates will resit the Mathematics Paper 1, which leaked and was accessed by at least 12 candidates last week. The candidates, who unduly accessed the Mathematics Paper 1 were arrested for academic fraud and are assisting police with investigations. Social media abusers leapt at the chance to create fake messages suggesting that another paper will be rewritten on November 23.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tour Du Rwanda – Canada’s LowestRates.ca Name Roster

[New Times] With just eleven days left to the highly anticipated 9th edition of Tour du Rwanda, teams from around the world are getting through the final paces ahead of the competition, while others are announcing their rosters.

[New Times] With just eleven days left to the highly anticipated 9th edition of Tour du Rwanda, teams from around the world are getting through the final paces ahead of the competition, while others are announcing their rosters.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda