Timbe’s Season Over in China, 5 Kenyans Fight Relegation in Europe

[Nation] China-based winger Ayub Timbe has been ruled out for the rest of the season with an ankle injury picked during their 2-0 win over Dalian Yifang on September 2.

[Nation] China-based winger Ayub Timbe has been ruled out for the rest of the season with an ankle injury picked during their 2-0 win over Dalian Yifang on September 2.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

South Africa Has a U.S. Open Champ – His Name Is Lucas Sithole

[Daily Maverick] While much fuss was made about Kevin Anderson’s run in the US Open, South Africa already has a champion in the event. Lucas Sithole is a wheelchair tennis player – a sport that is thriving in the country, despite serious challenges and…

[Daily Maverick] While much fuss was made about Kevin Anderson's run in the US Open, South Africa already has a champion in the event. Lucas Sithole is a wheelchair tennis player - a sport that is thriving in the country, despite serious challenges and a fraction of the coverage the mainstream sports get.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Court Refuses to Nullify Report Indicting Anyim, Others Over Centenary Project

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Monday dismissed an application seeking the nullification of a report which indicted a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Anyim, Pius Anyim, of fraud.

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Monday dismissed an application seeking the nullification of a report which indicted a former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Anyim, Pius Anyim, of fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Time to Sit Up!

[Cameroon Tribune] It is appalling and very embarrassing that Cameroon; a country battling to close its developmental and infrastructural gaps, underutilises its Public Investment Budget (PIB). Even more disturbing is the fact that the execution rate o…

[Cameroon Tribune] It is appalling and very embarrassing that Cameroon; a country battling to close its developmental and infrastructural gaps, underutilises its Public Investment Budget (PIB). Even more disturbing is the fact that the execution rate of projects, especially those in the road transport sector has from time to time left much to be desired. Despite efforts made by Government to overhaul the public contracts chain, several things still go wrong. Lack of a good mastery of public contracts procedures, delays in aw

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Zimbabwe’s Dancehall Artist Seh Calaz to Perform At Malawi Festival

[Nyasa Times] Zimbabwean award winning dancehall artist, Seh Calaz is third international act set to perform at this year’s Sand Music Festival at Livingstonia Beach in Salima district from 27th to 29th October.

[Nyasa Times] Zimbabwean award winning dancehall artist, Seh Calaz is third international act set to perform at this year's Sand Music Festival at Livingstonia Beach in Salima district from 27th to 29th October.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

‘We Own but Don’t Control Liberia’

[Observer] Liberians are people who are proud of their country and always want to show ownership but it is an unfortunate irony that they don’t control what goes on in the country and as such they have always felt powerless and therefore frustrated. Th…

[Observer] Liberians are people who are proud of their country and always want to show ownership but it is an unfortunate irony that they don't control what goes on in the country and as such they have always felt powerless and therefore frustrated. The standard bearer of the Alternative National Congress, Alexander B. Cummings, made this remark last weekend during an exclusive interview with the Daily Observer.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia