Records Tumble As SA Beat Pakistan At Women’s World Cup

[News24Wire] South Africa’s women achieved their highest ever ICC Women’s World Cup run chase to beat Pakistan and start the 2017 edition with a win at Grace Road, Leicester.

[News24Wire] South Africa's women achieved their highest ever ICC Women's World Cup run chase to beat Pakistan and start the 2017 edition with a win at Grace Road, Leicester.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mthethwa Urges ANC Members to Avoid Faction

[News24Wire] ANC NEC member Nathi Mthethwa has warned that if the ruling party cannot avoid a further split it must be ready to “kiss goodbye” the progress it gained from the battle against apartheid.

[News24Wire] ANC NEC member Nathi Mthethwa has warned that if the ruling party cannot avoid a further split it must be ready to "kiss goodbye" the progress it gained from the battle against apartheid.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Thika’s Gathumbi Wins Matchplay Championship

[Nation] Daily practice and good planning paid off for Thika Sports Club’s Joseph Gathumbi on Saturday as he became the first amateur golfer to qualify for next year’s Barclays Kenya Open.

[Nation] Daily practice and good planning paid off for Thika Sports Club's Joseph Gathumbi on Saturday as he became the first amateur golfer to qualify for next year's Barclays Kenya Open.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

ANC Needs to Examine Itself Ahead of 2019 Polls – Minister in the Presidency

[News24Wire] Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe on Sunday said the ANC needed to examine itself critically, individually and collectively, ahead of the 2019 national elections.

[News24Wire] Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe on Sunday said the ANC needed to examine itself critically, individually and collectively, ahead of the 2019 national elections.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Eid El-Fitr

[Daily Trust] Eid el-Fitr was celebrated in Nigeria yesterday following the sighting of the moon of Shawwal and the subsequent announcement by the Sultan of Sokoto Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad, who is also President General of the Nigeria Supreme Council for…

[Daily Trust] Eid el-Fitr was celebrated in Nigeria yesterday following the sighting of the moon of Shawwal and the subsequent announcement by the Sultan of Sokoto Alhaji Muhammadu Sa'ad, who is also President General of the Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs. Eid el Fitr, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, means "festival of breaking the fast" and is celebrated for three days. On the morning of the first day of Shawwal, Muslims gather for prayers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria