U.S. Olympians to Grace 2017 Olympic Day in Rwanda

[New Times] Nine U.S. celebrity Olympic athletes and National Football League (NFL) players are expected in the country next week to join Rwandan Olympians in celebrating this year’s the International Olympic Day and the power of Sport for All.

[New Times] Nine U.S. celebrity Olympic athletes and National Football League (NFL) players are expected in the country next week to join Rwandan Olympians in celebrating this year's the International Olympic Day and the power of Sport for All.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mengo – Kooki Impasse – Why 100-Year Bond Is Cracking

[Monitor] Rakai -Early this month, officials from Kooki chiefdom petitioned Gender, Labour and Social Development minister, who is also charged with overseeing the traditional and cultural institutions, to intervene swiftly in its strained relationship…

[Monitor] Rakai -Early this month, officials from Kooki chiefdom petitioned Gender, Labour and Social Development minister, who is also charged with overseeing the traditional and cultural institutions, to intervene swiftly in its strained relationship with Buganda Kingdom.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ullinzi Battle to Hold Sony Sugar

[Nation] Ulinzi Stars came from a goal down to force a 1-1 draw with Sony Sugar in a SportPesa Kenya Premier League match at Afraha Stadium Nakuru on Sunday.

[Nation] Ulinzi Stars came from a goal down to force a 1-1 draw with Sony Sugar in a SportPesa Kenya Premier League match at Afraha Stadium Nakuru on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Seize Power – You Are the 59%!

[Daily Maverick] The youth of 2017 are not unique. Generations before you also learned that the future was never what you thought it should be. But your future is definitely getting more dangerous and threatening. If we are to shape the future, rather …

[Daily Maverick] The youth of 2017 are not unique. Generations before you also learned that the future was never what you thought it should be. But your future is definitely getting more dangerous and threatening. If we are to shape the future, rather than just lament that "it ain't what it used to be", young people are once more going to have to step up and make their voices and power visible in the struggles for social justice and equality. Are you ready and willing?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trump Administration Urges Move From ‘Aid’ to ‘Trade’

[Daily Maverick] The Trump Administration has signalled its impatience to replace the AGOA preferential trade deal with Africa with normal two-way free trade agreements. By PETER FABRICIUS.

[Daily Maverick] The Trump Administration has signalled its impatience to replace the AGOA preferential trade deal with Africa with normal two-way free trade agreements. By PETER FABRICIUS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bakri and Imam Discuss Situation of Detainees of SLM in Juba

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice – President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, received Sunday in his office at the Council of Ministers the State Minister at the Ministry of Federal Government and leader of Sudan …

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice - President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, received Sunday in his office at the Council of Ministers the State Minister at the Ministry of Federal Government and leader of Sudan Liberation Movement (Second Revolution), Abul-Gasim Imam, and discussed the situation of the movement's detainees in South Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Odinga to Face Probe Over Claims of Divisive Remarks – Nkaissery

[Nation] The National Super Alliance (Nasa) flag-bearer Raila Odinga will be investigated over his remarks at a rally in Kajiado County last week, Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery has said.

[Nation] The National Super Alliance (Nasa) flag-bearer Raila Odinga will be investigated over his remarks at a rally in Kajiado County last week, Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya