Kimetto to Face Defending Champion Kirui in Chicago

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Defending champions Abel Kirui and Florence Kiplagat will line up alongside world record-holder Dennis Kimetto, half marathon world record-holder Zersenay Tadese and three-time Olympic gold medallist Tirunesh Dibaba at the IAAF Go…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Defending champions Abel Kirui and Florence Kiplagat will line up alongside world record-holder Dennis Kimetto, half marathon world record-holder Zersenay Tadese and three-time Olympic gold medallist Tirunesh Dibaba at the IAAF Gold Label road race, Chicago Marathon October 8.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Travelogue – Voyage to the Land of the Pharaohs

[Premium Times] One of my earliest exposures to Egypt was in the 1999 Hollywood classic, The Mummy. Even though I was taught about the civilization of ancient Egypt in religious school, it was nothing compared to The Mummy – it told the story of an exp…

[Premium Times] One of my earliest exposures to Egypt was in the 1999 Hollywood classic, The Mummy. Even though I was taught about the civilization of ancient Egypt in religious school, it was nothing compared to The Mummy - it told the story of an expedition of treasure-seeking explorers in the Sahara Desert in 1925.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Akombe Slams Unwarranted Claims About Her U.S. Trip

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Commissioner Roselyn Akombe has dismissed claims that she was fleeing out of the country on Wednesday night as a result of queries raised on the credibility of the recently concluded General Election.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Commissioner Roselyn Akombe has dismissed claims that she was fleeing out of the country on Wednesday night as a result of queries raised on the credibility of the recently concluded General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Guard Caught With Half a Million Denied Bail

[New Era] Windhoek -The security guard who was arrested in Otjiwarongo on Tuesday with more than half a million Namibia dollars was denied bail during his first appearance in the Windhoek Magistrate’s Court yesterday.

[New Era] Windhoek -The security guard who was arrested in Otjiwarongo on Tuesday with more than half a million Namibia dollars was denied bail during his first appearance in the Windhoek Magistrate's Court yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Man Accused of Killing Pregnant Ex-Girlfriend, Nephew

[New Era] Ongwediva -A 61-year-old man is set to make an appearance in Okahao Magistrate’s Court this week in connection with the killing of his ex-girlfriend and her nephew.

[New Era] Ongwediva -A 61-year-old man is set to make an appearance in Okahao Magistrate's Court this week in connection with the killing of his ex-girlfriend and her nephew.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Mass for Polls Agency Official Msando Held in Nairobi

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The requiem mass for former Independent, Electoral and Boundaries Commission ICT manager Chris Msando, will be held on Thursday at the Consolata Shrine in Westlands starting 10am.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The requiem mass for former Independent, Electoral and Boundaries Commission ICT manager Chris Msando, will be held on Thursday at the Consolata Shrine in Westlands starting 10am.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Firm, Land Developers to Address Housing Backlog

[263Chat] The National Building Society has committed to addressing Zimbabwe’s housing backlog through partnering land developers to roll out more housing projects around the country.

[263Chat] The National Building Society has committed to addressing Zimbabwe's housing backlog through partnering land developers to roll out more housing projects around the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Shaningwa Offers to Pay for Deceased’s Children

[New Era] Windhoek -The defence lawyer for Rodney Danne Shaningwa has asked the court to show mercy on Shaningwa and to emphasise on the reformative aspect of punishment rather than the retributive aspect.

[New Era] Windhoek -The defence lawyer for Rodney Danne Shaningwa has asked the court to show mercy on Shaningwa and to emphasise on the reformative aspect of punishment rather than the retributive aspect.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia