Rwandans to Cheer Uganda Cranes in Afcon 2017

[New Times] With Rwanda not appearing at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations finals tournament, some Rwandans have pledged to support the Uganda Cranes, the only East African nation in Gabon.

[New Times] With Rwanda not appearing at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations finals tournament, some Rwandans have pledged to support the Uganda Cranes, the only East African nation in Gabon.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cricketer Uwamahoro Eyes Guinness World Record

[New Times] After Eric Dusingizimana broke the Guinness World record after batting 51 hours straight in the net, another Rwandan female cricket player, Cathia Uwamahoro is set to embark on a similar journey but focusing on setting a record as a first f…

[New Times] After Eric Dusingizimana broke the Guinness World record after batting 51 hours straight in the net, another Rwandan female cricket player, Cathia Uwamahoro is set to embark on a similar journey but focusing on setting a record as a first female cricketer.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

‘Lifeboat’ Scandal – an Unlikely Whistle-Blower?

[Daily Maverick] What media reports have largely glossed over is crucial new evidence from the unlikeliest source, Dr Chris Stals, the consummate insider. By HENNIE VAN VUUREN and MICHAEL MARCHANT.

[Daily Maverick] What media reports have largely glossed over is crucial new evidence from the unlikeliest source, Dr Chris Stals, the consummate insider. By HENNIE VAN VUUREN and MICHAEL MARCHANT.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Haile Gebrselassie to Grace Annual SOYA Gala Night

[Nation] Legendary Ethiopian runner, Haile Gebrselassie will be the chief celebrity guest at the Safaricom Sports Personality of the Year Awards gala on Thursday at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre.

[Nation] Legendary Ethiopian runner, Haile Gebrselassie will be the chief celebrity guest at the Safaricom Sports Personality of the Year Awards gala on Thursday at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uganda Detects Bird Flu in Wild, Domestic Birds

[East African] Uganda on Sunday activated an emergency plan for epidemics control after detecting the first outbreak of a deadly bird flu that hit both wild and domestic birds in different locations.

[East African] Uganda on Sunday activated an emergency plan for epidemics control after detecting the first outbreak of a deadly bird flu that hit both wild and domestic birds in different locations.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

U.S. Charge d’Affaires Announces Execution of Decision Lifting Sanctions Starts As of Tuesday

[SNA] Khartoum -The US Charge d’Affaires in Sudan, Steven Koutsis announced that the execution of revocation of sanctions imposed on Sudan would start as of tomorrow , Tuesday, indicating that the decision came as result to talks between Sudan and the …

[SNA] Khartoum -The US Charge d'Affaires in Sudan, Steven Koutsis announced that the execution of revocation of sanctions imposed on Sudan would start as of tomorrow , Tuesday, indicating that the decision came as result to talks between Sudan and the United States that lasted for months as well as to noticeable progress made by Government of Sudan with regard to Darfur conflict, a humanitarian assistance in the Two Areas and counter terrorism.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan