Matano Signals Radical Surgery Plans at AFC

[Capital FM] Nairobi -AFC Leopards head coach Robert Matano has disclosed that the team is set to undergo a major facelift at the end of the season as he seeks to bolster the squad with quality players to ensure they don’t struggle in 2018 as they have…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -AFC Leopards head coach Robert Matano has disclosed that the team is set to undergo a major facelift at the end of the season as he seeks to bolster the squad with quality players to ensure they don't struggle in 2018 as they have this season.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Opposition in Counter-Rigging Plot

[New Zimbabwe] The Bulawayo MDC Alliance has formed various thematic committees which will work out a counter-rigging strategy and drum up support ahead of next year’s elections.

[New Zimbabwe] The Bulawayo MDC Alliance has formed various thematic committees which will work out a counter-rigging strategy and drum up support ahead of next year's elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How China Tamed the Effects of Social Media

[The Herald] Big Sam, as America is affectionately known, is in mourning once again, and this time it is not at the hands of a bearded, tan-skinned and gun-totting jihadist. In fact, Sunday’s attack on concert-goers in Las Vegas, which claimed the live…

[The Herald] Big Sam, as America is affectionately known, is in mourning once again, and this time it is not at the hands of a bearded, tan-skinned and gun-totting jihadist. In fact, Sunday's attack on concert-goers in Las Vegas, which claimed the lives of 59 people and wounded over 500, was the handiwork of a thoroughly white, thoroughly American loony.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Liar Mugabe Too Old to Confront – Govt

[New Zimbabwe] President Ian Khama’s government has taken umbrage at President Robert Mugabe’s snide remarks about the Botswana leader but said in a cheeky formal response Thursday it will not confront the 93-year-old leader because of his advanced age.

[New Zimbabwe] President Ian Khama's government has taken umbrage at President Robert Mugabe's snide remarks about the Botswana leader but said in a cheeky formal response Thursday it will not confront the 93-year-old leader because of his advanced age.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Motocross Champion Muzinda Back for Harare Tournament

[The Herald] The country’s top female motocross rider Tanya Muzinda is expected to take part in Sunday’s fourth round of the Bogwheelers Club national championship series at Donnybrook in Harare. It was initially feared the 13-year-old postergirl of Zi…

[The Herald] The country's top female motocross rider Tanya Muzinda is expected to take part in Sunday's fourth round of the Bogwheelers Club national championship series at Donnybrook in Harare. It was initially feared the 13-year-old postergirl of Zimbabwean motocross will miss Sunday's big event at Donnybrook as she would be away in England where she took part in last month's British Girls National Championships at the Wroxton track at Oxford. Muzinda won a bronze medal in the 85cc Class (small wheel).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa Hits Back At ‘Mischievous’ Mphoko

[New Zimbabwe] Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has hit back at his colleague Phelekezela Mphoko accusing him of spreading malicious statements with the intention to mislead the nation about his recent illness.

[New Zimbabwe] Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has hit back at his colleague Phelekezela Mphoko accusing him of spreading malicious statements with the intention to mislead the nation about his recent illness.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Senate Halts Govt’s N135 Bn Virement Request

[Leadership] Meanwhile, the Senate yesterday refused to offer consideration to request by the executive arm of government for virement of N135bn from the 2017 budget to execute certain priority projects.

[Leadership] Meanwhile, the Senate yesterday refused to offer consideration to request by the executive arm of government for virement of N135bn from the 2017 budget to execute certain priority projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Protesters Ask UK to Produce Kanu for Trial

[Leadership] Abuja -A civil society organisation, Advocates of Social Justice for All (ASJA), has called on the government of the United Kingdom to release the leader of the indigenous people of biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, to face his trial in the coun…

[Leadership] Abuja -A civil society organisation, Advocates of Social Justice for All (ASJA), has called on the government of the United Kingdom to release the leader of the indigenous people of biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, to face his trial in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Nominates New CBN Deputy Gov, 4 MPC Members

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari has presented Mrs Aishah Ahmad to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). She is to replace a former Deputy Governor, who retired early this year.

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari has presented Mrs Aishah Ahmad to the Senate for confirmation as Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). She is to replace a former Deputy Governor, who retired early this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria