African Champion Alfred Barkach Eyes More Glory

[Nation] Alfred Barkach is a happy man after delivering gold in a tightly contested race in the men’s 10km senior category during the fifth Africa Cross Country Championships on Saturday in Chlef, Algeria.

[Nation] Alfred Barkach is a happy man after delivering gold in a tightly contested race in the men's 10km senior category during the fifth Africa Cross Country Championships on Saturday in Chlef, Algeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Controversy Trails Supreme Court Verdict On New Cross River Wards

[Guardian] Calabar -Conflicting interpretations are trailing the Supreme Court’s verdict on the new wards created by the Cross Rivers State government to ensure that the remnants of Bakassi are not disenfranchised.

[Guardian] Calabar -Conflicting interpretations are trailing the Supreme Court's verdict on the new wards created by the Cross Rivers State government to ensure that the remnants of Bakassi are not disenfranchised.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Aviation Agencies Lose Billions to Alleged Fraud in Traffic Figures

[Guardian] Differences in passengers traffic figures in the aviation sector released by relevant government agencies may have caused revenue loss in excess of N6.7 billion in 2017 alone.

[Guardian] Differences in passengers traffic figures in the aviation sector released by relevant government agencies may have caused revenue loss in excess of N6.7 billion in 2017 alone.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two Police Officers Burn to Death in Accident

[New Era] Rundu -Residents of Sitopogo and nearby villages along the Nkurenkuru/Rundu B10 road were on Friday afternoon left in shock after witnessing a horrific accident where two police officers burnt to death in a vehicle they were travelling in.

[New Era] Rundu -Residents of Sitopogo and nearby villages along the Nkurenkuru/Rundu B10 road were on Friday afternoon left in shock after witnessing a horrific accident where two police officers burnt to death in a vehicle they were travelling in.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Immigration Boss Scoffs At Bribe Allegations

[The Herald] The Immigration Department has said it will remain resolute and steadfast when discharging its duties, despite reports by some disgruntled former officers who have gone on a crusade alleging that the department’s senior management are taki…

[The Herald] The Immigration Department has said it will remain resolute and steadfast when discharging its duties, despite reports by some disgruntled former officers who have gone on a crusade alleging that the department's senior management are taking bribes and sexually harassing female workers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

NGO Wants Petroleum Bill Amended to Shield Parks From Oil Pipelines

[Nation] An environmental conservation NGO is seeking changes to the Petroleum Bill, saying its provisions for pipeline construction could interfere with national parks, forest reserves and monuments.

[Nation] An environmental conservation NGO is seeking changes to the Petroleum Bill, saying its provisions for pipeline construction could interfere with national parks, forest reserves and monuments.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mnangagwa Salutes Chiwenga, Mudenda, Mpofu

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa has paid tribute to Vice President General Constantino Chiwenga (Retired), Home Affairs and Culture Minister Dr Obert Mpofu and Speaker of Parliament Advocate Jacob Mudenda for playing leading roles in burying former pr…

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa has paid tribute to Vice President General Constantino Chiwenga (Retired), Home Affairs and Culture Minister Dr Obert Mpofu and Speaker of Parliament Advocate Jacob Mudenda for playing leading roles in burying former president Robert Mugabe's dark era and bringing about the new political dispensation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Catholic Bishop Msusa Clarifies Snub of First Lady Donation

[Nyasa Times] Archbishop Thomas Msusa, the chairperson of the Episcopal Conference of Malawi (ECM), a grouping of Catholic bishops in the country, on Saturday turned down the First Lady Gertrude Mutharika’s offer through her Beautify Malawi (Beam) Trus…

[Nyasa Times] Archbishop Thomas Msusa, the chairperson of the Episcopal Conference of Malawi (ECM), a grouping of Catholic bishops in the country, on Saturday turned down the First Lady Gertrude Mutharika's offer through her Beautify Malawi (Beam) Trust to give 40 bags of cement towards the rehabilitation of Providence Girls Secondary School hostel in Mulanje.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Suspended Mugabe Allies Barred From Holding Office

[The Herald] Zanu-PF Midlands province has recommended that six senior party members suspended over alleged misconduct, chief among them their involvement in the G40 machinations and creating parallel structures within the party, should remain ordinary…

[The Herald] Zanu-PF Midlands province has recommended that six senior party members suspended over alleged misconduct, chief among them their involvement in the G40 machinations and creating parallel structures within the party, should remain ordinary members and not to stand for office.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Buhari Will Not Declare 2019 Bid Now – Presidency

[Guardian] Abuja -The Presidency yesterday explained that the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to delay making public his position about the 2019 general election is to prevent desperate politicians from sabotaging the country.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Presidency yesterday explained that the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to delay making public his position about the 2019 general election is to prevent desperate politicians from sabotaging the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria