Prof Calestous Juma Was a Globally Known Researcher Whose Predictions Came to Pass

[Nation] Prof Calestous Juma passed away recently. He was a famous man and author, more outside Kenya than within. He was revered across Africa, in agriculture, research, and diaspora circles and on the internet, where he was a prolific writer and deba…

[Nation] Prof Calestous Juma passed away recently. He was a famous man and author, more outside Kenya than within. He was revered across Africa, in agriculture, research, and diaspora circles and on the internet, where he was a prolific writer and debater on Twitter with 114,000 followers who shared 161,000 tweets on subjects like Africana, culture, technology, academia, jobs, energy and coffee.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

SA Rugby Announces Sevens Coaching Shake-Up

[News24Wire] SA Rugby on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Renfred Dazel to the Springbok Sevens coaching staff and promoted Paul Delport into the position of Head Coach for the Springbok Women’s Sevens team.

[News24Wire] SA Rugby on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Renfred Dazel to the Springbok Sevens coaching staff and promoted Paul Delport into the position of Head Coach for the Springbok Women's Sevens team.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Skydiving Marvel Boosts Kwale Tourism, Puts It On World Map

[Nation] Diani seaside town in Kwale County was Tuesday put on the world map by a group of 34 local and international divers who leaped out of the sky at 12,000 feet, to the joy of spectators.

[Nation] Diani seaside town in Kwale County was Tuesday put on the world map by a group of 34 local and international divers who leaped out of the sky at 12,000 feet, to the joy of spectators.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Soccer – Selebwa Tips Masoud Juma to Shine At the Cape

[Nation] The man who discovered Kenya international Masoud Juma in Garissa during a government-backed National Youth Academy talent search programme four years ago is now backing the footballer to continue with his goal scoring exploits in South Africa.

[Nation] The man who discovered Kenya international Masoud Juma in Garissa during a government-backed National Youth Academy talent search programme four years ago is now backing the footballer to continue with his goal scoring exploits in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘It’s Criminal’ – Police Launch Manhaunt for UPND, PF Cadres for Illegally Intercepting 21 Trucks Laden With Mukula Logs

[Times of Zambia] POLICE have launched a manhunt for suspected United Party for National Development (UPND) and Patriotic Front (PF) cadres for illegally intercepting 21 trucks laden with Mukula tree logs in Kafue area on December 29, 2017.

[Times of Zambia] POLICE have launched a manhunt for suspected United Party for National Development (UPND) and Patriotic Front (PF) cadres for illegally intercepting 21 trucks laden with Mukula tree logs in Kafue area on December 29, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Red Locusts Resurface in Mumbwa

[Times of Zambia] AUTHORITIES in Mumbwa District in Central Province say the red locusts – the crop-eating grasshoppers which wreaked havoc last farming season – have resurfaced in Chief Shakumbila’s area.

[Times of Zambia] AUTHORITIES in Mumbwa District in Central Province say the red locusts - the crop-eating grasshoppers which wreaked havoc last farming season - have resurfaced in Chief Shakumbila's area.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia