Eagles’ Flight to Russia ‘Delayed’ in Yaounde

[Guardian] Yaounde -Super Eagles’ hope of becoming the first African team to book a flight to the Russia 2018 World Cup was derailed yesterday, following a come back by the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon from a goal down to claim a 1-1 draw.

[Guardian] Yaounde -Super Eagles' hope of becoming the first African team to book a flight to the Russia 2018 World Cup was derailed yesterday, following a come back by the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon from a goal down to claim a 1-1 draw.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Opposition Motion to Hold Early Elections Falls Flat

[Daily Maverick] When it comes to damp squibs, it was harder to imagine a damper squib than the Democratic Alliance’s motion to dissolve Parliament and hold early elections. A debate held to discuss the motion in the National Assembly on Tuesday saw th…

[Daily Maverick] When it comes to damp squibs, it was harder to imagine a damper squib than the Democratic Alliance's motion to dissolve Parliament and hold early elections. A debate held to discuss the motion in the National Assembly on Tuesday saw the leaders of several political parties absent and the vote on the motion soundly defeated. The DA also came in for a drubbing not just from the ANC, but other opposition parties. That heartwarming moment of opposition unity we saw last month? That's over, at least for now. By

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NBA-SBL Leads Delegation to See ‘Just an Ordinary Lawyer’

[Guardian] The Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL) is leading a high-powered delegation of lawyers across to the Muson Centre in Lagos on Saturday, September 2nd and Thursday, September 7th, 2017 see a play, ‘Just an Ordinary Law…

[Guardian] The Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL) is leading a high-powered delegation of lawyers across to the Muson Centre in Lagos on Saturday, September 2nd and Thursday, September 7th, 2017 see a play, 'Just an Ordinary Lawyer'.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lesotho – Political Tensions Run High Following Army Shootings

[Daily Maverick] Lesotho, the volatile mountain kingdom in South Africa’s belly, exploded into political violence again on Tuesday as an army commander and two senior officers were killed in a shoot-out at an army barracks in Maseru. By PETER FABRICIUS…

[Daily Maverick] Lesotho, the volatile mountain kingdom in South Africa's belly, exploded into political violence again on Tuesday as an army commander and two senior officers were killed in a shoot-out at an army barracks in Maseru. By PETER FABRICIUS and KRISTEN VAN SCHIE.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

The Imperatives of Attracting Investment

[Guardian] Economists are unanimous in their view that local and foreign direct investments are key to a nation’s economic growth. Investment is particularly needed to complement economic growth and in the transfer of appropriate technology, the transf…

[Guardian] Economists are unanimous in their view that local and foreign direct investments are key to a nation's economic growth. Investment is particularly needed to complement economic growth and in the transfer of appropriate technology, the transfer of knowledge and access to foreign markets. Moreover, every level of investment is necessary for boosting employment, reducing inflation and in augmenting food production and in improving the living standards of the people.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Acting Provincial Commissioner Confident With Team Investigating Political Related Cases

[SAPS] The Acting Provincial Commissioner, Major General Bheki Langa has been following the investigation of political related cases in the province very closely and has indicated that the community can be re-assured that these cases are receiving seri…

[SAPS] The Acting Provincial Commissioner, Major General Bheki Langa has been following the investigation of political related cases in the province very closely and has indicated that the community can be re-assured that these cases are receiving serious attention.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Councillor’s Death Another Worrying Statistic

[Daily Maverick] Mourners, politicians and protesters mingled at the home of Sindiso Magaqa, a young politician who defied death in a hail of bullets, recovered, only to die suddenly two months later of what seemed like heart failure. If a certain pres…

[Daily Maverick] Mourners, politicians and protesters mingled at the home of Sindiso Magaqa, a young politician who defied death in a hail of bullets, recovered, only to die suddenly two months later of what seemed like heart failure. If a certain presidential contender has her way, he wouldn't be just another on the long list of apparent assassinations to take place in KwaZulu-Natal: he'd be the last. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa