TV Channel Attacked, Burned

[CPJ] New York -Armed men attacked the Tripoli office of the Libyan TV channel Al-Nabaa and set the building on fire, according to journalists for the station, news reports, and the Libyan Center for Freedom of the Press, an advocacy group.

[CPJ] New York -Armed men attacked the Tripoli office of the Libyan TV channel Al-Nabaa and set the building on fire, according to journalists for the station, news reports, and the Libyan Center for Freedom of the Press, an advocacy group.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Blogger, Publisher Jailed On Defamation Charges

[CPJ] Abuja -Nigerian authorities should immediately and unconditionally release blogger Kemi Omololu-Olunloyo and newspaper publisher Samuel Welson, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

[CPJ] Abuja -Nigerian authorities should immediately and unconditionally release blogger Kemi Omololu-Olunloyo and newspaper publisher Samuel Welson, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dynamos To Host Four Nations Tournament

Lusaka Dynamos will host a four club tournament to prepare for the 2017 soccer season. Napsa Stars, Green Buffaloes and Red Arrows will take part in the competition next week. BELOW IS A STATEMENT FROM DYNAMOS CEO SIMATAA SIMATAA PRESS … Continued

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Lusaka Dynamos will host a four club tournament to prepare for the 2017 soccer season. Napsa Stars, Green Buffaloes and Red Arrows will take part in the competition next week. BELOW IS A STATEMENT FROM DYNAMOS CEO SIMATAA SIMATAA PRESS RELEASE 25th March, 2017. Lusaka Dynamos football club has organised a four club invitational tournament as preparations for the 2017 season intensify. Dubbed as the ‘Lusaka Dynamos Four Club Invitational Tournament’, the competition will take place from Tuesday to Thursday next week at the Heroes Stadium. Club’s Chief Executive Officer Simataa Simataa disclosed the tournament will feature super division sides Green Buffaloes, Napsa Stars, Red Arrows and the hosts. “This tournament is very important because all participating clubs will have an opportunity to gauge themselves against some of their opponents once the league starts,†he said. “It will provide an opportunity for the coaches to see some strengths and weakness of their respective teams before the league commences.†Simataa said there will be two games each on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. He said though the tournament was currently not sponsored, business houses are free to get on board for sponsorship packages. Entry will be free. Fixtures TUESDAY, March 28th 13:00 hours: LUSAKA DYNAMOS FC VS GREEN BUFFALOES 15:00 hours: NAPSA STARS VS RED ARROWS WEDNESDAY, March 29th 13:00 hours: NAPSA STARS VS LUSAKA DYNAMOS 15:00 hours: RED ARROWS VS GREEN BUFFALOES THURSDAY , March 30th 13:00 hours: GREEN BUFFALOES VS NAPSA STARS 15:00 hours: LUSAKA DYNAMOS VS RED ARROWS For and on behalf of Lusaka Dynamos Football Club, Simataa Simataa The post Dynamos To Host Four Nations Tournament appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Chikuzee Becomes First Kenyan to Clinch Recording Deal With Diamond’s Label

[Nation] Coast- based musician Suleiman Chikuku Abdallah popularly known as Chikuzee has become the first Kenyan artiste to sign with Diamond Platinumz’s recording label Wasafi Records (WCB).Chikuzee’s manager Musa Babaz, told Nation.co.ke that the art…

[Nation] Coast- based musician Suleiman Chikuku Abdallah popularly known as Chikuzee has become the first Kenyan artiste to sign with Diamond Platinumz's recording label Wasafi Records (WCB).Chikuzee's manager Musa Babaz, told Nation.co.ke that the artiste has signed a five year deal to work under WCB where he will record solo singles as well as collaborate with fellow artistes signed within the stable, including Diamond.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kickboxers Semata and Mugula Ready to Rumble

[Observer] Umar Semata has warned Ronald Mugula that he will ‘smash’ him, when the two fighters face off in tomorrow’s highly billed kickboxing fight at the MTN Arena in Lugogo.

[Observer] Umar Semata has warned Ronald Mugula that he will 'smash' him, when the two fighters face off in tomorrow's highly billed kickboxing fight at the MTN Arena in Lugogo.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda