First Vice-President Concludes Visit to Sinnar State

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih concluded, Tuesday a two-day visit to Sinnar State during which he inaugurated a number of establishments and inspected projects of Sinnar as Capital of Islamic Culture.

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih concluded, Tuesday a two-day visit to Sinnar State during which he inaugurated a number of establishments and inspected projects of Sinnar as Capital of Islamic Culture.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Priest Slams ‘Loveless’ Grace Mugabe Over Diamond Ring

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean priest has reportedly labelled First Lady Grace Mugabe “loveless” for “acquiring” a $1.35m diamond ring “at a time when Zimbabweans were going hungry”.

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean priest has reportedly labelled First Lady Grace Mugabe "loveless" for "acquiring" a $1.35m diamond ring "at a time when Zimbabweans were going hungry".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Buhari – Will 2017 Be Kinder?

[Guardian] It has been one grudge fight which many knew would not be one-sided. It hasn’t been! From the onset, discerning Nigerians guessed, and rightly too, that corruption, the barrel-chested and hard-hitting defending champion will change tactics. …

[Guardian] It has been one grudge fight which many knew would not be one-sided. It hasn't been! From the onset, discerning Nigerians guessed, and rightly too, that corruption, the barrel-chested and hard-hitting defending champion will change tactics. This time, corruption is not into the usual rope-a-dope that would have been to the advantage of a frail-limbed but determined opponent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Budget 2017 – Govt to Spend N432 Million On Cars for Ex-Presidents

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (OSGF) has allocated the sum of N432. 193 million for the purchase of cars for the nation’s seven former Presidents/Heads of State and four Vice Presidents.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (OSGF) has allocated the sum of N432. 193 million for the purchase of cars for the nation's seven former Presidents/Heads of State and four Vice Presidents.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kampyongo Cheats Death

[Zambia Reports] Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo has just found a reason to be thankful this festive season after he escaped unhurt in a road traffic accident along Great North road.

[Zambia Reports] Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo has just found a reason to be thankful this festive season after he escaped unhurt in a road traffic accident along Great North road.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Court Orders Release of Ten Defendants On Health Grounds in Rabaa Dispersal Case

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The Cairo Criminal Court ordered on Tuesday the release of ten defendants on health grounds in the case known as “Rabaa sit-in dispersal” which includes the Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide and 738 others.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The Cairo Criminal Court ordered on Tuesday the release of ten defendants on health grounds in the case known as "Rabaa sit-in dispersal" which includes the Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide and 738 others.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Tshakhuma Village to Host Drama, Music Festival

[SAnews.gov.za] Vuwani -Tshakhuma village, just 28km outside Thohoyandou, in Limpopo, will host one of the most famous annual drama and music festivals in the Vhembe district organised by well-known musician and film producer, Tshidino Ndou of Vhadino …

[SAnews.gov.za] Vuwani -Tshakhuma village, just 28km outside Thohoyandou, in Limpopo, will host one of the most famous annual drama and music festivals in the Vhembe district organised by well-known musician and film producer, Tshidino Ndou of Vhadino Entertainment.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

A Very Rich Ending to 2016 TNM Super League

[Nyasa Times] It can never come so exciting than having the TNM Super League season decided right at the end. This Saturday, the champions will be decided from two matches — second-placed defending champions Nyasa Big Bullets against 3rd-placed Blue E…

[Nyasa Times] It can never come so exciting than having the TNM Super League season decided right at the end. This Saturday, the champions will be decided from two matches -- second-placed defending champions Nyasa Big Bullets against 3rd-placed Blue Eagles at Kamuzu Stadium and the leaders Kamuzu Barracks against 12th-placed Dwangwa United.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi