Dar Boys May Play in CAF Finals

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The national Under-17 soccer team, Serengeti Boys, may feature in next year’s Africa Youth Championship finals in Madagascar after Congo Brazzaville’s striker Langa Lesse Bercy failed to undergo a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MR…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The national Under-17 soccer team, Serengeti Boys, may feature in next year's Africa Youth Championship finals in Madagascar after Congo Brazzaville's striker Langa Lesse Bercy failed to undergo a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) test.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Safer Festive Season Operations Successes in the Northern Cape

[SAPS] The SA Police in the Northern Cape did not rest on their laurels, but were out there in full swing to ensure that holiday goers were safe and secure. The Police with assistance of the Traffic Department, Department of Home Affairs, Department of…

[SAPS] The SA Police in the Northern Cape did not rest on their laurels, but were out there in full swing to ensure that holiday goers were safe and secure. The Police with assistance of the Traffic Department, Department of Home Affairs, Department of Nature Conservation, SANDF and all other roll players held road blocks and several raids to liquor premises and suspected drug houses over the past weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Energy On Re-Appointment of Necsa CEO

[SA Govt] In accordance with the prescripts of section 22(3) of the Nuclear Energy Act, 46 of 1999, the Minister of Energy, Ms Tina Joemat-Pettersson, has re-appointed Mr Phumzile Tshelane as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the South African Nuclear E…

[SA Govt] In accordance with the prescripts of section 22(3) of the Nuclear Energy Act, 46 of 1999, the Minister of Energy, Ms Tina Joemat-Pettersson, has re-appointed Mr Phumzile Tshelane as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (SOC) Ltd (Necsa) for a three year term, with effect from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two Suspects Arrested for Possession of Unlicensed Firearms As Part of Safer Festive Season Operations

[SAPS] Hlobane police were conducting their operations last night as part of Safer Festive Season Campaign to get rid of illegal firearms in their area at about 23:00. The members followed up information about two firearms that were kept in a house at …

[SAPS] Hlobane police were conducting their operations last night as part of Safer Festive Season Campaign to get rid of illegal firearms in their area at about 23:00. The members followed up information about two firearms that were kept in a house at Vaalbank area, Hlobane near Vryheid. They went to an identified house where it was searched and two unlicensed firearms and ammunition were recovered. The firearms were a Baby Brown pistol and a 9mm Barretta pistol with a total of 33 live rounds. Two suspects who we

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Arthur Blick Jr – the Champion Reveals His Secrets

[Independent (Kampala)] He is a ten times motocross champion, 2015 national rally champion and 2015 national Enduro champion. With all these titles to him, fans have chosen to refer to him not by his real name Arthur Blick Jr. but as ‘Champion’.

[Independent (Kampala)] He is a ten times motocross champion, 2015 national rally champion and 2015 national Enduro champion. With all these titles to him, fans have chosen to refer to him not by his real name Arthur Blick Jr. but as 'Champion'.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda’s Slow Oil and Gas Infrastructure Development

[Independent (Kampala)] Following the withdraw of the Russian-led consortium RT Global Resources, from the oil refinery construction in July, the government is looking for a new investor to partner in the project by mid-2017

[Independent (Kampala)] Following the withdraw of the Russian-led consortium RT Global Resources, from the oil refinery construction in July, the government is looking for a new investor to partner in the project by mid-2017

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Van Gogh’s Spell On Paulo Akiiki

[Independent (Kampala)] Vincent Willem van Gogh, the Dutch post-impressionist painter, is easily among the most famous and influential figures in the history of western art.

[Independent (Kampala)] Vincent Willem van Gogh, the Dutch post-impressionist painter, is easily among the most famous and influential figures in the history of western art.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Passengers Sleep At Airport As Harmattan Haze Worsens

[Daily Trust] Lagos -For the second day this week, many flights, including some international flights, were cancelled yesterday in Lagos as a result of worsening harmattan haze, Daily Trust reports.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -For the second day this week, many flights, including some international flights, were cancelled yesterday in Lagos as a result of worsening harmattan haze, Daily Trust reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reward for Whistleblowers

[Daily Trust] The Federal Executive Council (FEC) unveiled a new anti-graft policy last week that provides for up to 5 percent reward for whistleblowers that expose fraud in both public and private sectors. Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun disclosed th…

[Daily Trust] The Federal Executive Council (FEC) unveiled a new anti-graft policy last week that provides for up to 5 percent reward for whistleblowers that expose fraud in both public and private sectors. Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun disclosed this to reporters soon after the FEC meeting. The new measure is meant to boost the Buhari administration's anti-corruption fight.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria