Fast-Rising Akinyi Ready for Higher Hurdles, Literally

[Nation] Upcoming hurdler Irene Akinyi from Kenyenya, Kisii County, had planned for more than just winning her 400m hurdles race to qualify for World Under-18 Championships set for July 12-16 at Kasarani.

[Nation] Upcoming hurdler Irene Akinyi from Kenyenya, Kisii County, had planned for more than just winning her 400m hurdles race to qualify for World Under-18 Championships set for July 12-16 at Kasarani.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Foreign Currency Transfer – Regional Banks Benefit

[Iwacu] NGOs have been obliged to open their foreign currency accounts at the Burundi Central Bank (BRB) since last April. Some of them and individuals receive transfer of funds via Rwandan and Congolese banks.

[Iwacu] NGOs have been obliged to open their foreign currency accounts at the Burundi Central Bank (BRB) since last April. Some of them and individuals receive transfer of funds via Rwandan and Congolese banks.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Magogo Nominated, Kasule Hangs On

[Monitor] Kampala -The process of returning nomination forms to confirm the candidates for the Fufa presidential elections later this year turned out to be more dramatic than anticipated.

[Monitor] Kampala -The process of returning nomination forms to confirm the candidates for the Fufa presidential elections later this year turned out to be more dramatic than anticipated.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kabaka Directs Buganda Land Board to Sensitise Public On ‘Kyapa Mu Ngalo’ Campaign

[Monitor] Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II has directed Buganda Land Board (BLB ) to sensitise the public about the recently introduced compulsory land registration and acquisition of leases by tenants on kingdom land commonly known as Kyapa mu ngalo(a …

[Monitor] Kabaka Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II has directed Buganda Land Board (BLB ) to sensitise the public about the recently introduced compulsory land registration and acquisition of leases by tenants on kingdom land commonly known as Kyapa mu ngalo(a title in your hands').

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UN Rights Council Should Address DR Congo, Turkey, and Ethiopia

[HRW] As called for by 262 Congolese and 9 international NGOs ahead of this session, it is critical that the Council immediately launch a Commission of Inquiry into violations committed in Congo’s Kasai region, providing it with the independence, resou…

[HRW] As called for by 262 Congolese and 9 international NGOs ahead of this session, it is critical that the Council immediately launch a Commission of Inquiry into violations committed in Congo's Kasai region, providing it with the independence, resources and expertise needed to document abuses, identify those responsible, and ensure justice for victims.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

LefA Explain Bahlanani Absence At Cosafa

[Lesotho Times] THE Lesotho Football Association (LeFA) says it will not be sending a team to the regional COSAFA Under-17 tournament in Mauritius next month because the competition would be too early for new coach who will be announced within the next…

[Lesotho Times] THE Lesotho Football Association (LeFA) says it will not be sending a team to the regional COSAFA Under-17 tournament in Mauritius next month because the competition would be too early for new coach who will be announced within the next two weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Thairu Wins Inaugural Ubumwe Grande Hotel Monthly Mug

[New Times] John Thairu stunned a field of some of the most experienced local golfers when he put on an excellent display to win the inaugural Ubumwe Grande Hotel Monthly Mug golf tournament on Saturday.

[New Times] John Thairu stunned a field of some of the most experienced local golfers when he put on an excellent display to win the inaugural Ubumwe Grande Hotel Monthly Mug golf tournament on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda