SOYA Public Voting to Close Tonight

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Public voting for the 2016 Safaricom Sports Personality of the Year Awards (SOYA) will close on Thursday night ahead of the black tie gala event scheduled for January 19 at the Kenyatta International Convention Center.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Public voting for the 2016 Safaricom Sports Personality of the Year Awards (SOYA) will close on Thursday night ahead of the black tie gala event scheduled for January 19 at the Kenyatta International Convention Center.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Names First Female Major General

[East African] Brigadier Proscovia Nalweyiso has made history after she became the first female Major-General in the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF), in top military changes announced by President Yoweri Museveni on Friday.

[East African] Brigadier Proscovia Nalweyiso has made history after she became the first female Major-General in the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF), in top military changes announced by President Yoweri Museveni on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Debate On Mugabe’s Successor ‘Is a Sign of Indiscipline, Avoid It’

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s National Assembly Speaker Jacob Mudenda has reportedly said that the ongoing debates within the ruling Zanu-PF party about President Robert Mugabe’s “potential” successor are “premature” and “taboo”.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's National Assembly Speaker Jacob Mudenda has reportedly said that the ongoing debates within the ruling Zanu-PF party about President Robert Mugabe's "potential" successor are "premature" and "taboo".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ze Maria to Effect Closed-Door Sessions to Avoid Spying

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Gor Mahia head coach Jose Marcelo ‘Ze Maria’ Ferreira has said he will impose a closed door policy on his training sessions this season to avoid spying by opposition coaches and scouts.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Gor Mahia head coach Jose Marcelo 'Ze Maria' Ferreira has said he will impose a closed door policy on his training sessions this season to avoid spying by opposition coaches and scouts.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

40 Weapons Surrendered in Erongo

[New Era] Walvis Bay -The Namibian police in the Erongo Region have appealed to residents still in possession of illegal firearms and ammunition to surrender such weapons as soon as possible during the extended amnesty period to avoid being charged.

[New Era] Walvis Bay -The Namibian police in the Erongo Region have appealed to residents still in possession of illegal firearms and ammunition to surrender such weapons as soon as possible during the extended amnesty period to avoid being charged.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Kenya Up Two Places in Latest FIFA Rankings

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National football team Harambee Stars have opened up the New Year placed 87th according to the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday, rising two places up.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National football team Harambee Stars have opened up the New Year placed 87th according to the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday, rising two places up.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya