How Jobs Can Help Niger Win the War Against Boko Haram

[IRIN] Demobilising ex-combatants as part of a peace deal is hard to do at the best of times. But increasingly – from Kenya to Somalia – it’s being tried in the middle of ongoing anti-insurgency conflicts, which adds a whole new level of complication.

[IRIN] Demobilising ex-combatants as part of a peace deal is hard to do at the best of times. But increasingly - from Kenya to Somalia - it's being tried in the middle of ongoing anti-insurgency conflicts, which adds a whole new level of complication.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Govt Isn’t Meddling in Kenya Affairs – Foreign Affairs Minister

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has once again denied reports that it is meddling in Kenyan local politics ahead of the country’s General Election scheduled for next month.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has once again denied reports that it is meddling in Kenyan local politics ahead of the country's General Election scheduled for next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cosafa, Cecafa Join Hands

[The Herald] ZIFA and COSAFA president Philip Chiyangwa is confident the regional body’s flagship tournament — the COSAFA Castle Cup — will return a stronger competition next year amid revelations of major moves being undertaken to ensure it evolves …

[The Herald] ZIFA and COSAFA president Philip Chiyangwa is confident the regional body's flagship tournament -- the COSAFA Castle Cup -- will return a stronger competition next year amid revelations of major moves being undertaken to ensure it evolves into a bigger event on the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zambia Under-17 Readies For Mauritius Outing

Zambia U-17 Men’s Football National Team coach Numba Mumamba has unveiled his final 20 member squad for the 2017 Cosafa Castle Cup. The team underwent MRI tests over the weekend with the technical bench picking their final squad thereafter. According … Continued

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Zambia U-17 Men’s Football National Team coach Numba Mumamba has unveiled his final 20 member squad for the 2017 Cosafa Castle Cup. The team underwent MRI tests over the weekend with the technical bench picking their final squad thereafter. According to a list availed to Fazfootball.com by team manager Mwansa Kapyanga the selection comprises lads picked through the school system and academies. Zambia’s first U-17 assignment is the Cosafa Championship in Mauritius where they are drawn in Group B alongside South Africa, Mozambique and Madagascar. The tournament takes place from July 21-31. FULL LIST: GOALKEEPERS: Emmanuel Mphasi (Chizongwe Technical School), Bruce Kayuni (Bauleni United). DEFENDERS: Reuben Kailo (Choma Secondary School), Christopher Katongo (Kasama Boys), Michael Mumba (Young Napsa), Kingsley Hakwiya (Kansenshi High), Victor Kasokolo (Mitondo), Jonathan Kapelembe (Romeki Football Club), Andrew Phiri (Morning Stars Academy) MIDFIELDER Michael Kafusha (Milungu Day Secondary), Clinton Lubula (Kabwata Dynamos), Lameck Banda (Nkwazi) Prince Mumba (Kabwe Warriors), Muma Mumba (Maamba High), John Mulalangabo (Kasama Boys), Niza Simutenda (Mpande Youth Academy), Jimmy Hamanzuka (National Assembly). STRIKERS Martin Njobvu (Nchanga Rangers), Christopher Phiri (Morning Stars Academy), Moses Mwanza (Bauleni United Academy). Source: FAZ The post Zambia Under-17 Readies For Mauritius Outing appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports

TJ, Ongoro Among 18 Summoned Over Poll Misconduct

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Electoral Code of Conduct Enforcement Committee chaired by Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission Chair Wafula Chebukati is set to hear a total of 18 disputes placed before it on Tuesday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Electoral Code of Conduct Enforcement Committee chaired by Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission Chair Wafula Chebukati is set to hear a total of 18 disputes placed before it on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Hockey – Saints, WOB Top Men’s Log

[Namibian] SAINTS and Windhoek Old Boys (WOB) are joint top of the Men’s Premier League while Saints have built up a commanding lead in the Women’s Premier League after the third round of matches in the Field Hockey league over the weekend.

[Namibian] SAINTS and Windhoek Old Boys (WOB) are joint top of the Men's Premier League while Saints have built up a commanding lead in the Women's Premier League after the third round of matches in the Field Hockey league over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

‘Hello Nigerians, Behold Your Next President,’ Fayose Floats Campaign

[Daily Trust] The governor of Ekiti state and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s Governor Forum, Ayodele Fayose, has floated his presidential campaign on Facebook and Twitter.

[Daily Trust] The governor of Ekiti state and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP's Governor Forum, Ayodele Fayose, has floated his presidential campaign on Facebook and Twitter.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kerr Banking on Everton Experience in Gor’s Title Hunt

[Capital FM] Nairobi -New Gor Mahia boss Dylan Kerr is confident the record Kenyan champions can reclaim the Premier League title from Tusker FC especially with the hunger the club has shown in the two games he has seen them play.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -New Gor Mahia boss Dylan Kerr is confident the record Kenyan champions can reclaim the Premier League title from Tusker FC especially with the hunger the club has shown in the two games he has seen them play.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Pornographic Profits’ Blamed for Banks’ Interest Rate Cap at Presidential Debate

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Eliud Kariara, Independent presidential candidate Japheth Kaluyu’s running mate, it is the banks’ own fault that interest rates cap came into effect last year saying that they were making what he termed as ‘pornographic profits’.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Eliud Kariara, Independent presidential candidate Japheth Kaluyu's running mate, it is the banks' own fault that interest rates cap came into effect last year saying that they were making what he termed as 'pornographic profits'.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya