Ghana President Expected Today

President Edgar Lungu’s international stock is rising with Ghanaian President Nana Akufo Addo joining the growing list of international Heads of State visiting Zambia. Ado will be in Zambia in a three day state visit that will see him grace … Continued

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President Edgar Lungu’s international stock is rising with Ghanaian President Nana Akufo Addo joining the growing list of international Heads of State visiting Zambia. Ado will be in Zambia in a three day state visit that will see him grace this weekend’s International Trade Fair in Ndola. Last week President hosted Rwandan President Paul Kagame joining the list of others that have been to Zambia. Other notable visitors rae Faure Gnassingbé of Togo, Rajaonarimampianina of Madagascar, Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe. President Lungu has also been visited by King Mswati, Uhuru Kenyata and Hage Geingob among others. The post Ghana President Expected Today appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Man Accused of Murdering Eskom Employee Expected in Court

[News24Wire] A man who was arrested in connection with the murder of Eskom employee, Thembisile Yende, is expected to appear at the Springs Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

[News24Wire] A man who was arrested in connection with the murder of Eskom employee, Thembisile Yende, is expected to appear at the Springs Magistrate's Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Geographic Genteelisms – How We Use Geography to Hide Our Prejudice

[Daily Trust] The place of euphemism or genteelism, that is, intentionally indirect expressions that help us avoid causing offense or saying uncomfortable facts, is well-established in language use. But scholars of language have ignored a more subtle s…

[Daily Trust] The place of euphemism or genteelism, that is, intentionally indirect expressions that help us avoid causing offense or saying uncomfortable facts, is well-established in language use. But scholars of language have ignored a more subtle sort of genteelism, which is the use of geographic labels to give cover to our prejudices, to help us make willfully opaque references to ethnicity and race. I call this geographic or cartographicgenteelisms.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fire Destroys Livelihoods At Sefika

[Lesotho Times] WITH a blaze gutting five vendors’ shacks at Sefika bus stop in Maseru on Sunday, the need for the improvement of fire prevention and fighting procedures to protect lives and businesses has once again come to the fore.

[Lesotho Times] WITH a blaze gutting five vendors' shacks at Sefika bus stop in Maseru on Sunday, the need for the improvement of fire prevention and fighting procedures to protect lives and businesses has once again come to the fore.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Ntšonyana Committed to Linare Revival

[Lesotho Times] LEGENDARY former Lesotho international, Teele Ntsonyana has recommitted to helping Linare rediscover its glory days after yet a disappointing 2016/17 Vodacom Premier league campaign.

[Lesotho Times] LEGENDARY former Lesotho international, Teele Ntsonyana has recommitted to helping Linare rediscover its glory days after yet a disappointing 2016/17 Vodacom Premier league campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Commonwealth Youth Games Preparations Delayed

[Lesotho Times] THE Lesotho National Olympic Committee (LNOC) has blamed government delays in releasing funds for the poor preparations next month’s Commonwealth youth games in the Bahamas.

[Lesotho Times] THE Lesotho National Olympic Committee (LNOC) has blamed government delays in releasing funds for the poor preparations next month's Commonwealth youth games in the Bahamas.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Flames Fall to Taifa Stars

[Cosafa] Two goals from Yahya Ramadhani gave Tanzania a perfect start to their 2017 COSAFA Castle Cup campaign as they defeated Malawi 2-0 in a Group encounter at the Moruleng Stadium in South Africa’s North West province on Sunday.

[Cosafa] Two goals from Yahya Ramadhani gave Tanzania a perfect start to their 2017 COSAFA Castle Cup campaign as they defeated Malawi 2-0 in a Group encounter at the Moruleng Stadium in South Africa's North West province on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Presidency Releases Buhari’s Voice Message Debunks Media Report On Speech Impairment

[Daily Trust] The Presidency has released President Muhammadu Buhari’s voice message to Nigerians to debunk reports that he is suffering from speech impairment.

[Daily Trust] The Presidency has released President Muhammadu Buhari's voice message to Nigerians to debunk reports that he is suffering from speech impairment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria