How Investigative Journalists Helped Turn the Tide Against Corruption

[The Conversation Africa] Every year South African investigative journalists are recognised for their hard work when the winners of the Taco Kuiper Award for Investigative Journalism are announced. This year has provided a chance to assess the highs an…

[The Conversation Africa] Every year South African investigative journalists are recognised for their hard work when the winners of the Taco Kuiper Award for Investigative Journalism are announced. This year has provided a chance to assess the highs and the lows of our investigative reporting after an extraordinary year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Football Association to Hold Exco Meeting Next Month

[New Era] Windhoek -After being widely accused of trying to bypass traditional protocols and statutes in his ongoing quest to get rid of Namibia Football Association (NFA) secretary-general Barry Rukoro, it has now emerged that the football association…

[New Era] Windhoek -After being widely accused of trying to bypass traditional protocols and statutes in his ongoing quest to get rid of Namibia Football Association (NFA) secretary-general Barry Rukoro, it has now emerged that the football association's president Frans Mbidi has called for an executive committee meeting to discuss the burning issue of Rukoro's employment contract.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Innocent Man Spends Two Years in Jail

[Namibian] Rhyno Maasdorp (29) spent almost two years in custody after appearing in the Swakopmund Magistrate’s Court about 20 times over a rape and murder he did not commit.

[Namibian] Rhyno Maasdorp (29) spent almost two years in custody after appearing in the Swakopmund Magistrate's Court about 20 times over a rape and murder he did not commit.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Soccer – Yanga Coach Upbeat Ahead of CAF Cup Tie

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Young Africans are brimming with confidence ahead of tomorrow’s CAF Champions League first round, first leg clash against Township Rollers in Gaborone, Botswana.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Young Africans are brimming with confidence ahead of tomorrow's CAF Champions League first round, first leg clash against Township Rollers in Gaborone, Botswana.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

City Centre-Destined Rapid Buses Resume Services

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Usafiri Dar es Salaam Rapid Transit (Udart) buses have resumed transport to and from the City Centre via Morogoro Road following a brief suspension earlier Friday morning, March 16.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Usafiri Dar es Salaam Rapid Transit (Udart) buses have resumed transport to and from the City Centre via Morogoro Road following a brief suspension earlier Friday morning, March 16.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Embassy Enticed French Carmaker

[New Era] Windhoek -The planned multi-million-dollar Opel and Peugeot vehicle assembly plant in Namibia has been in the pipeline for at least four years and was driven by Namibia’s embassy in Paris under the leadership of Ambassador Frieda Nangula-Ithete.

[New Era] Windhoek -The planned multi-million-dollar Opel and Peugeot vehicle assembly plant in Namibia has been in the pipeline for at least four years and was driven by Namibia's embassy in Paris under the leadership of Ambassador Frieda Nangula-Ithete.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Children, Some as Young as Four, Spend Night in School After Bridge Collapses

[Nairobi News] Pupils at Lukenya Academy spent Thursday night in school after Athi River broke its banks at Mto wa Mawe bridge, making the trip back home impossible.

[Nairobi News] Pupils at Lukenya Academy spent Thursday night in school after Athi River broke its banks at Mto wa Mawe bridge, making the trip back home impossible.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Solwezi Lodge Workers Protest Over Payroll

[Zambia Reports] Workers at Solwezi Lodge in North Western Province Wednesday morning stormed North Western Province Patriotic Front chairman Jackson Kungo to complain over management’s non compliance with payroll.

[Zambia Reports] Workers at Solwezi Lodge in North Western Province Wednesday morning stormed North Western Province Patriotic Front chairman Jackson Kungo to complain over management's non compliance with payroll.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia