Mom, 2 Sons ‘Burnt Beyond Recognition’ As Lightning Strikes Their Hut

[News24Wire] A woman together with her two sons were this week burnt beyond recognition after lightning struck the hut in which they were sheltering in south eastern Zimbabwe, a report said on Saturday.

[News24Wire] A woman together with her two sons were this week burnt beyond recognition after lightning struck the hut in which they were sheltering in south eastern Zimbabwe, a report said on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Canoening – Ward Looks to Go One Better At Drak Challenge

[Sascoc] This year’s runner-up Jenna Ward will be hoping that two weeks in Thailand shortly before the 2017 N3TC Drak Challenge canoe marathon will help more than hinder her performance at the two-day contest that takes place on the uMzimkhulu River in…

[Sascoc] This year's runner-up Jenna Ward will be hoping that two weeks in Thailand shortly before the 2017 N3TC Drak Challenge canoe marathon will help more than hinder her performance at the two-day contest that takes place on the uMzimkhulu River in the Southern Drakensberg on 21-22 January.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Netball Extravaganza for Durban

[Sascoc] Netball lovers have a feast to look forward in the New Year, when the world’s top netball teams arrive in Durban late January for the next phase of the Quad Series, involving Australia, New Zealand, England and South Africa.

[Sascoc] Netball lovers have a feast to look forward in the New Year, when the world's top netball teams arrive in Durban late January for the next phase of the Quad Series, involving Australia, New Zealand, England and South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lawyers Challenge Referral of Red Sea Islands Deal to Parliament

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egyptian lawyers, Khaled Ali and Ali Ayoub, filed a lawsuit on Saturday in the administrative court challenging the referral of the maritime border demarcation agreement between Egypt and Saudi Arabia to the parliament.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egyptian lawyers, Khaled Ali and Ali Ayoub, filed a lawsuit on Saturday in the administrative court challenging the referral of the maritime border demarcation agreement between Egypt and Saudi Arabia to the parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Patient and Rescuers Stranded On Mountain Overnight

[News24Wire] A rescue team and patient were left stranded on a mountain in Worcester on Friday night because the helicopter meant to have airlifted them from the spot was too busy responding to other incidents.

[News24Wire] A rescue team and patient were left stranded on a mountain in Worcester on Friday night because the helicopter meant to have airlifted them from the spot was too busy responding to other incidents.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Union Bank Rebrands to Focus On Customers

[Guardian] Despite being a century old and in a bid to capture the changing times and teeming millennial population, Union Bank has developed fast, secure and convenient banking services to ensure their customers have more time to do things that matter…

[Guardian] Despite being a century old and in a bid to capture the changing times and teeming millennial population, Union Bank has developed fast, secure and convenient banking services to ensure their customers have more time to do things that matter the most to them as against waiting long hours in banking halls.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria