London World Champs – Semenya and Long-Jump Duo Impress

[Sascoc] Day one of the IAAF World Athletics Championship is done and dusted… and it was Olympic medallists Caster Semenya and Luvo Manyonga who led the way for South Africa.

[Sascoc] Day one of the IAAF World Athletics Championship is done and dusted... and it was Olympic medallists Caster Semenya and Luvo Manyonga who led the way for South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New MDC Alliance As Tsvangirai and Ncube Find Each Other

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai will this Saturday join seven other political party leaders and social movements to launch a widely anticipated coalition pact dubbed MDC Alliance.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai will this Saturday join seven other political party leaders and social movements to launch a widely anticipated coalition pact dubbed MDC Alliance.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cricket – Late Strikes Give Proteas Bowlers Confidence

[News24Wire] Kagiso Rabada’s strike in the second last over of the day has given the Proteas confidence of restricting England to a modest first innings score in the fourth Test match at Old Trafford.

[News24Wire] Kagiso Rabada's strike in the second last over of the day has given the Proteas confidence of restricting England to a modest first innings score in the fourth Test match at Old Trafford.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Three Arrested in Uganda Over Msando Murder

[Nation] Police in Uganda say they have impounded a vehicle and arrested a Kenyan and two Ugandans in connection with the murder of electoral commission ICT manager Chris Msando.

[Nation] Police in Uganda say they have impounded a vehicle and arrested a Kenyan and two Ugandans in connection with the murder of electoral commission ICT manager Chris Msando.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

New UN Human Rights Office to Open in Liberia in Early 2018

[UN News] Although Liberia has made significant progress since the civil war ended, precarious human rights conditions have prompted the United Nations to open an office there early next year to monitor and report on the situation.

[UN News] Although Liberia has made significant progress since the civil war ended, precarious human rights conditions have prompted the United Nations to open an office there early next year to monitor and report on the situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Farah Claims Third Successive 10,000m Gold At World Champs

[RFI] Mo Farah dug out a performance of guts and guile on Friday night to gather another gold in the 10,000 metres. The 34-year-old Briton crossed the line to an explosion of fireworks after what he described as his toughest race.

[RFI] Mo Farah dug out a performance of guts and guile on Friday night to gather another gold in the 10,000 metres. The 34-year-old Briton crossed the line to an explosion of fireworks after what he described as his toughest race.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia