Wayde to Go – Close, but No Double for Van Niekerk This Time

[Daily Maverick] Wayde van Niekerk missed out on a gold medal in the 200m finals at the IAAF World Championships by a few fractions, but it took South Africa’s medal tally to five – their biggest ever haul at the meet. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

[Daily Maverick] Wayde van Niekerk missed out on a gold medal in the 200m finals at the IAAF World Championships by a few fractions, but it took South Africa's medal tally to five - their biggest ever haul at the meet. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cash Shortages or Forex Crisis?

[Zimbabwe Independent] Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya on Wednesday concluded his monetary policy statement review appealing to Zimbabweans to change the cash crisis narrative to foreign exchange shortages.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya on Wednesday concluded his monetary policy statement review appealing to Zimbabweans to change the cash crisis narrative to foreign exchange shortages.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Top Schools Battle It Out in Momentum Rugby Semis

[Namibian] The premier schools rugby competition in Namibia, the Momentum Boards Trophy reaches the semifinal stage this weekend when the remaining four teams in the various age groups battle it out at the Hage Geingob Stadium.

[Namibian] The premier schools rugby competition in Namibia, the Momentum Boards Trophy reaches the semifinal stage this weekend when the remaining four teams in the various age groups battle it out at the Hage Geingob Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Three in Isolation After Congo Fever Death

[Namibian] Three people, who were in close contact with a man who died of Congo fever on Wednesday, have been admitted to the Windhoek Central Hospital, and are being kept in isolation.

[Namibian] Three people, who were in close contact with a man who died of Congo fever on Wednesday, have been admitted to the Windhoek Central Hospital, and are being kept in isolation.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Boxer Indongo’s Eyes Firmly Fixed On the Prize

[Namibian] Julius Indongo remains focused on the job at hand, despite an underwhelming week behind the scenes in his quest to own all of the four recognised world titles in the junior welterweight class at the same time.

[Namibian] Julius Indongo remains focused on the job at hand, despite an underwhelming week behind the scenes in his quest to own all of the four recognised world titles in the junior welterweight class at the same time.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Multichoice Mum On Mobipay Divorce

[Namibian] PAY-TV service provider MultiChoice Namibia has failed to explain why it abruptly terminated the contract with MobiPay Namibia in favour of Airtime City, a company owned by the Westair Group.

[Namibian] PAY-TV service provider MultiChoice Namibia has failed to explain why it abruptly terminated the contract with MobiPay Namibia in favour of Airtime City, a company owned by the Westair Group.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Mugabe’s Sons Party Up a Storm All Over

[Zimbabwe Independent] They are now notorious for partying into the wee hours of the morning with reckless abandon, but even by their chronically boozing standards, President Robert Mugabe sons Robert Jnr and Chatunga Bellarmine last month left patrons…

[Zimbabwe Independent] They are now notorious for partying into the wee hours of the morning with reckless abandon, but even by their chronically boozing standards, President Robert Mugabe sons Robert Jnr and Chatunga Bellarmine last month left patrons at a local nightclub stunned as they excessively guzzled whiskey and champagne; drinking like fish.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe