I Am Coming to Zim – Cassper Nyovest

[Zimbabwe Standard] After the hubbub that surrounded socialite Zodwa Wabantu’s aborted trip to Harare last week, Zimbabwean merry makers were hoping that the same could happen to South African artist Cassper Nyovest who is billed to perform in Bulawayo…

[Zimbabwe Standard] After the hubbub that surrounded socialite Zodwa Wabantu's aborted trip to Harare last week, Zimbabwean merry makers were hoping that the same could happen to South African artist Cassper Nyovest who is billed to perform in Bulawayo and Harare next Friday and Saturday respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mahachi Basks in Tuku Collaboration

[Zimbabwe Standard] Award-winning gospel musician Tatenda Mahachi (pictured right) says he is determined to shift the paradigm of gospel music by embracing musicians who sing other genres, including secular music.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Award-winning gospel musician Tatenda Mahachi (pictured right) says he is determined to shift the paradigm of gospel music by embracing musicians who sing other genres, including secular music.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Another 1,100 Pump Action Rifles Seized in Lagos

[Vanguard] Lagos -Operatives of Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, yesterday, smashed a syndicate that specialized in smuggling weapons into the country, discovering a consignment of 1,100 pump action rifles loaded in a 20-foot…

[Vanguard] Lagos -Operatives of Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, yesterday, smashed a syndicate that specialized in smuggling weapons into the country, discovering a consignment of 1,100 pump action rifles loaded in a 20-foot container.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Atiku to Critics – Only Lazy People Think Every Rich Man Is Corrupt

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Vice President and chieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday took on his critics, asking them to provide proof of allegations of corruption against him.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Vice President and chieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday took on his critics, asking them to provide proof of allegations of corruption against him.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Inflation Up By 3.2 Percent in August

[New Times] Rwanda’s consumer Price Index, the main gauge of inflation increased by 3.2 percent in August 2017, the monthly report by the National Institute of Statistics (NISR) has indicated. This is lower than 6.4 per cent registered same period in 2…

[New Times] Rwanda's consumer Price Index, the main gauge of inflation increased by 3.2 percent in August 2017, the monthly report by the National Institute of Statistics (NISR) has indicated. This is lower than 6.4 per cent registered same period in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Egyptian Teams for Zone Five Championships

[Nation] Former African champions El Ahly’s men and women’s teams are among a record 20 clubs that have confirmed participation in the Fiba Zone Five Club championships set for Kampala from October 1 to 7.

[Nation] Former African champions El Ahly's men and women's teams are among a record 20 clubs that have confirmed participation in the Fiba Zone Five Club championships set for Kampala from October 1 to 7.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Remembering the Blue Notes – South Africa’s First Generation of Free Jazz

[The Conversation Africa] “We were all kind of rebels,” drummer Louis Tebogo Moholo-Moholo recalls, “so, like birds of a feather, [we] flocked together.”

[The Conversation Africa] "We were all kind of rebels," drummer Louis Tebogo Moholo-Moholo recalls, "so, like birds of a feather, [we] flocked together."

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Customs Impounds Over 1000 Smuggled Rifles

[Guardian] Operatives of the Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, have smashed a syndicate that specialised in smuggling weapons into the country after the discovery of 1,100 pump action riffles loaded in a 20-foot container.

[Guardian] Operatives of the Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, have smashed a syndicate that specialised in smuggling weapons into the country after the discovery of 1,100 pump action riffles loaded in a 20-foot container.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Rider Twizerane Eyes Tour Du Rwanda Glory

[New Times] AFTER winning the Central Challenge cycling race on Saturday to clinch his maiden professional title, youngster Mathieu Twizerane has set his sights on the prestigious Tour du Rwanda.

[New Times] AFTER winning the Central Challenge cycling race on Saturday to clinch his maiden professional title, youngster Mathieu Twizerane has set his sights on the prestigious Tour du Rwanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda