New Twist to Police Promotions Saga

[Lesotho Times] THE ongoing saga over the promotions of some Lesotho Mounted Police Service (LMPS) members has taken a new twist with 36 of them dragging Acting Police Commissioner Keketso Monaheng to the High Court for stopping the payment of their up…

[Lesotho Times] THE ongoing saga over the promotions of some Lesotho Mounted Police Service (LMPS) members has taken a new twist with 36 of them dragging Acting Police Commissioner Keketso Monaheng to the High Court for stopping the payment of their updated salaries until the legitimacy of their promotions has been ascertained.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Cosafa – SA Beat Namibia in Plate Final

[Namibian] A penalty shootout decided the bronze medals in favour of Tanzania at the Cosafa Castle Cup while hosts South Africa took the Plate final after Friday’s double header at the Moruleng Stadium.

[Namibian] A penalty shootout decided the bronze medals in favour of Tanzania at the Cosafa Castle Cup while hosts South Africa took the Plate final after Friday's double header at the Moruleng Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nkosana Moyo Scoffs at Coalition Talks

[The Herald] Presidential aspirant Dr Nkosana Moyo yesterday scoffed at MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai’s proposed coalition of opposition parties ahead of next year’s harmonised elections, describing it as a gathering of weak political groupings.Add…

[The Herald] Presidential aspirant Dr Nkosana Moyo yesterday scoffed at MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai's proposed coalition of opposition parties ahead of next year's harmonised elections, describing it as a gathering of weak political groupings.Addressing a handful of people at a Bulawayo hotel, Dr Moyo said he would soon launch a political party, the Alliance for People's Agenda (APA), to contest the 2018 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Illegal Panners, Cops in Shootout

[The Herald] Illegal gold panners armed with machetes, swords and a pistol went on the rampage in Silobela yesterday, savaging revellers and exchanging gunfire with the police in a case of violence which left one person dead and several others injured….

[The Herald] Illegal gold panners armed with machetes, swords and a pistol went on the rampage in Silobela yesterday, savaging revellers and exchanging gunfire with the police in a case of violence which left one person dead and several others injured.Police said while fights over gold claims were common in the Midlands Province, yesterday's incident as deplorable.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Coalition an Attempt to Rig the Election’

[The Herald] As harmonised elections scheduled for 2018 approach, there is discernible movement and reconfiguration in Zimbabwe’s politics with the entrance of independent candidates set to change the game. Last week we featured activist Fadzayi Mahere…

[The Herald] As harmonised elections scheduled for 2018 approach, there is discernible movement and reconfiguration in Zimbabwe's politics with the entrance of independent candidates set to change the game. Last week we featured activist Fadzayi Mahere, whose entrance and declaration to run as an independent MP have been seen as a threat by the main opposition. Another independent, Dr Nkosana Moyo (NM), has declared his intention to run for President and accuses the opposition of failing to "articulate . . . a message

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rhino Happy With Progress as Date With Wananchi Beckons

[Monitor] Kampala -Susan Khainza, the brain behind new ladies’ outfit Rhinos, has always been a big admirer of Wananchi Ladies, whom they meet in the National Hockey League (NHL) this afternoon.

[Monitor] Kampala -Susan Khainza, the brain behind new ladies' outfit Rhinos, has always been a big admirer of Wananchi Ladies, whom they meet in the National Hockey League (NHL) this afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kagame’s Female Competitor Kicked Out of Presidential Race

[Monitor] Diane Shima Rwigara’s dream to be Rwanda’s next president and probably the country’s first female president has unceremoniously been shattered after the National Electoral Commission declined to approve her.

[Monitor] Diane Shima Rwigara's dream to be Rwanda's next president and probably the country's first female president has unceremoniously been shattered after the National Electoral Commission declined to approve her.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda