Uganda to Chair AU Peace and Security Council

[Monitor] Kampala -The outgoing ambassador to Uganda’s multilateral mission in Ethiopia, Mull Sebujja Katende, has been elected chairman of the African Union (AU) Peace and Security Council (PSC) for the month of May.

[Monitor] Kampala -The outgoing ambassador to Uganda's multilateral mission in Ethiopia, Mull Sebujja Katende, has been elected chairman of the African Union (AU) Peace and Security Council (PSC) for the month of May.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Footballer Andoh Arrives for CAPS United Trial

[The Herald] FORMER Hearts of Oak attacking midfielder Wilson Andoh was expected in the country last night to begin his assessment with giants CAPS United, who have targeted three players from West Africa to boost their squad. The 26-year old, who has …

[The Herald] FORMER Hearts of Oak attacking midfielder Wilson Andoh was expected in the country last night to begin his assessment with giants CAPS United, who have targeted three players from West Africa to boost their squad. The 26-year old, who has played for King Faisal Babes and Berekum Chelsea in Ghana, is set to be assessed by Makepekepe together with compatriot Richard Addai, who arrives next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Artist Defies Handicap to Earn His Colours

[The Herald] It was a normal childhood for Given Tom (24), until dreams were turned into a nightmare, but as destiny would have it, the paintbrush resurrected the dream again. An electrical incident at 13 saw the budding teen lose both arms, temporaril…

[The Herald] It was a normal childhood for Given Tom (24), until dreams were turned into a nightmare, but as destiny would have it, the paintbrush resurrected the dream again. An electrical incident at 13 saw the budding teen lose both arms, temporarily giving up on life and assuming a future laminated in hardship.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Transport Minister Gumbo’s Son Dies

[The Herald] Minister of Transport and Infrastructural Development Dr Joram Gumbo’s first born son, Jerry, has died. Jerry (47) was working at Bara Hospital in South Africa. He succumbed to pneumonia on Thursday.

[The Herald] Minister of Transport and Infrastructural Development Dr Joram Gumbo's first born son, Jerry, has died. Jerry (47) was working at Bara Hospital in South Africa. He succumbed to pneumonia on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Hockey Festival Gives Players Rare Chance

[The Herald] UPCOMING Hockey players have been afforded the opportunity to showcase their talent at the ongoing St John’s College 2017 Hockey Festival. The festival comes after they hosted a three-day coaching clinic early this week, conducted by inter…

[The Herald] UPCOMING Hockey players have been afforded the opportunity to showcase their talent at the ongoing St John's College 2017 Hockey Festival. The festival comes after they hosted a three-day coaching clinic early this week, conducted by international coaches Kiki Collet D'Escury, Ed O'Mahoney and Gijs Hardenman from the Netherlands as well as Zambia' Samuel Tagwireyi.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Troops Rescue Abducted Retired Police Officer, 3 Others

[Guardian] A retired Police officer, Mr. Bahago Ibrahim (Assistant Superintendent of Police, ASP) and three women have been rescued by troops from 133 Special Forces Battalion under the 707 Special Forces Brigade of Nigerian Army at Mangodo village in …

[Guardian] A retired Police officer, Mr. Bahago Ibrahim (Assistant Superintendent of Police, ASP) and three women have been rescued by troops from 133 Special Forces Battalion under the 707 Special Forces Brigade of Nigerian Army at Mangodo village in Niger State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Golfer Karmis Makes Moving Day Count in Swaziland

[News24Wire] Peter Karmis shot to the top of the leaderboard on moving day at the Investec Royal Swazi Open with a 10-under-par 62 score which earned him a massive 22 points to take his total to 40 points for the week.

[News24Wire] Peter Karmis shot to the top of the leaderboard on moving day at the Investec Royal Swazi Open with a 10-under-par 62 score which earned him a massive 22 points to take his total to 40 points for the week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa