Top Runners Decline Meet

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The country’s IAAF World Championships qualifiers staged at the weekend, did not produce expected results, as top runners declined to participate.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The country's IAAF World Championships qualifiers staged at the weekend, did not produce expected results, as top runners declined to participate.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Prayers for Ahmed Kathrada At Liliesleaf

[GroundUp] “Freedom did not fall from the sky, but was fought for with blood, sweat and tears.” This quote attributed to Ahmed Kathrada was read out by Busisiwe Nkosi who is part of the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation during an inter-faith prayer held at Lil…

[GroundUp] "Freedom did not fall from the sky, but was fought for with blood, sweat and tears." This quote attributed to Ahmed Kathrada was read out by Busisiwe Nkosi who is part of the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation during an inter-faith prayer held at Liliesleaf farm in Johannesburg, the place of Kathrada's arrest in 1963. Nkosi called "Uncle Kathy", as he is affectionately known, her best friend and went on to describe how his integrity and humility is something that inspires young people such as herself.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Uganda Isn’t a Monarchy – Refocus Succession Debate

[Monitor] I have keenly been following the succession debate and I must admit I find its focus rather disappointing. In my view, the succession debate instead of focusing on who will succeed President Museveni should focus on who will be the likely pre…

[Monitor] I have keenly been following the succession debate and I must admit I find its focus rather disappointing. In my view, the succession debate instead of focusing on who will succeed President Museveni should focus on who will be the likely presidential candidates from the various political parties and organisations and independents. It is from these that we should expect to get a successor to President Museveni in accordance with Article 103 (4) of the Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Jokadou Darsilami Women Gardeners Call for More Support

[Daily Observer] Women gardeners in Jokadou Dasilami in the North Bank Region are calling for more support to tackle some of the challenges confronting their agricultural productivity.

[Daily Observer] Women gardeners in Jokadou Dasilami in the North Bank Region are calling for more support to tackle some of the challenges confronting their agricultural productivity.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Catholic Church’s Genocide Remorse – Better Late Than Never

[New Times] Most people are familiar with Galileo, the man with many talents who is also credited as the father of the telescope. He was also the proponent of the Copernican theory that the earth was round.

[New Times] Most people are familiar with Galileo, the man with many talents who is also credited as the father of the telescope. He was also the proponent of the Copernican theory that the earth was round.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda