Again, Egypt Dominates ITTF Nigerian Open

[Guardian] Second seeded Egyptian, Omar Assar and compatriot, Dina Meshref yesterday emerged winners in the men and women’s singles of the fourth International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Challenge, tagged Nigeria Open held at the Molade Okoya-Thoma…

[Guardian] Second seeded Egyptian, Omar Assar and compatriot, Dina Meshref yesterday emerged winners in the men and women's singles of the fourth International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Challenge, tagged Nigeria Open held at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Today’s Photo: Hichilema Talks Prison Life With BBC

BBC correspondent Kennedy Gondwe interviews opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema at his residence this morning August 18, 2017. Hichilema was released from jail on Wednesday after spending a little over four months behind bars. Picture Credit: Kennedy Gondwe’s facebook page

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BBC correspondent Kennedy Gondwe interviews opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema at his residence this morning August 18, 2017. Hichilema was released from jail on Wednesday after spending a little over four months behind bars. Picture Credit: Kennedy Gondwe’s facebook page The post Today’s Photo: Hichilema Talks Prison Life With BBC appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports

Nigerian Stars Dominates All Africa Music Awards Nominees List

[Premium Times] Nigerian music stars, Wizkid, Davido and Tiwa Savage, are once more dominating the West African class of the regional nomination categories of the All African Music Awards. The stars are being nominated in AFRIMA top categories for the …

[Premium Times] Nigerian music stars, Wizkid, Davido and Tiwa Savage, are once more dominating the West African class of the regional nomination categories of the All African Music Awards. The stars are being nominated in AFRIMA top categories for the fourth time in a row.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gordhan vs Guptas – Oakbay Gets a Back-Handed Victory

[Daily Maverick] Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan’s application for a declaratory court order that a Cabinet member cannot intervene in the relationship between banks and their clients was dismissed on Friday. Effectively, the ruling by the North…

[Daily Maverick] Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan's application for a declaratory court order that a Cabinet member cannot intervene in the relationship between banks and their clients was dismissed on Friday. Effectively, the ruling by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria says the court action was not necessary as ministerial involvement is already impermissible in law. How this may play out in the on-going political machinations amid #GuptaLeaks and state capture remains to be seen.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

International ‘Steroid King’ Shot Dead in Cape Town Home in Possible Hit

[News24Wire] A convicted steroid smuggler, at one stage on Interpol’s wanted list and previously found guilty in Ireland for selling illicit steroids worldwide, has been shot dead in his Constantia home.

[News24Wire] A convicted steroid smuggler, at one stage on Interpol's wanted list and previously found guilty in Ireland for selling illicit steroids worldwide, has been shot dead in his Constantia home.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Pastor Arrested for Burying Human Parts in Church

[Guardian] Abeokuta -A sixty-seven-yea-old pastor, Samuel Babatunde, in Ota, Ogun State has been arrested by policemen following the discovery of human parts buried in his church. He was arrested with three other suspects.

[Guardian] Abeokuta -A sixty-seven-yea-old pastor, Samuel Babatunde, in Ota, Ogun State has been arrested by policemen following the discovery of human parts buried in his church. He was arrested with three other suspects.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria