A Tribute to Gospel Superstar Sfiso Ncwane

[Daily Maverick] Sfiso Ncwane’s music, his ability to transcend the “world within a world”, competing with secular music for our hearts and minds and succeeding at it, reminded us of the ever-so-present and undeniable truth that secularists are wrong w…

[Daily Maverick] Sfiso Ncwane's music, his ability to transcend the "world within a world", competing with secular music for our hearts and minds and succeeding at it, reminded us of the ever-so-present and undeniable truth that secularists are wrong when they ask believers to leave their religion at the door before entering into the public square.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Coastal Road Tender Challenge Fails

[Namibian] A LEGAL challenge through which a Chinese company and its Namibian partner tried to win a major road construction tender worth about N$1 billion has been dismissed with costs in the Windhoek High Court.

[Namibian] A LEGAL challenge through which a Chinese company and its Namibian partner tried to win a major road construction tender worth about N$1 billion has been dismissed with costs in the Windhoek High Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Automobile Import Ban Through Land Borders – Threat or Trophy?

[This Day] The recent announcement on the ban on importation of vehicles through land borders may have been music to the ears of a segment of the automobile sector, but auto dealers say it has no benefit in the long term for government and the common man.

[This Day] The recent announcement on the ban on importation of vehicles through land borders may have been music to the ears of a segment of the automobile sector, but auto dealers say it has no benefit in the long term for government and the common man.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

At 55, Tanzania’s Economy Now in Two Major U-Turns

[Citizen] Every December 9, Tanzania marks its Independence Day. It follows independency from Britain on December 9, 1961. The then Tanganyika is now 55 years old Tanzania.

[Citizen] Every December 9, Tanzania marks its Independence Day. It follows independency from Britain on December 9, 1961. The then Tanganyika is now 55 years old Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

AU to Jammeh – Hand Over Power

[East African] Nairobi -The African Union (AU) has described as “null and void” the rejection of the results of Gambia’s December 1 presidential election by long serving leader Yahya Jammeh.

[East African] Nairobi -The African Union (AU) has described as "null and void" the rejection of the results of Gambia's December 1 presidential election by long serving leader Yahya Jammeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Real Estate – Transfer of Property Land Rights in Tanzania

[Citizen] According to modern academic theory, owning property is less a matter of owning a physical resource, than it gives access to a bundle of rights attached to the resource.

[Citizen] According to modern academic theory, owning property is less a matter of owning a physical resource, than it gives access to a bundle of rights attached to the resource.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Infections – Activist Wants Sale of Used Underwear, Clothes Banned

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -A renowned activist, Comrade Ramatu Tijjani has called on both federal and state government to place a ban on sale of secondhand underwear and clothes in rural and urban markets in Nigeria to save women from contracting all forms …

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -A renowned activist, Comrade Ramatu Tijjani has called on both federal and state government to place a ban on sale of secondhand underwear and clothes in rural and urban markets in Nigeria to save women from contracting all forms of diseases and infections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Shujaa Power Past France for Perfect Cape Town Start

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya Sevens rugby team began their campaign at the Cape Town Sevens in South Africa on a positive note, beating France 33-14 and revenging for the 24-14 loss they suffered at the hands of the French in Dubai last weekend.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya Sevens rugby team began their campaign at the Cape Town Sevens in South Africa on a positive note, beating France 33-14 and revenging for the 24-14 loss they suffered at the hands of the French in Dubai last weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Murdered Lawyer Willie Kimani Named Jurist of the Year

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Human rights lawyer Willie Kimani, his client Josephat Mwenda and taxi driver Joseph Murimi underwent torture before meeting their deaths at the hands of those duty bound to protect them – Administration Police officers.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Human rights lawyer Willie Kimani, his client Josephat Mwenda and taxi driver Joseph Murimi underwent torture before meeting their deaths at the hands of those duty bound to protect them - Administration Police officers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya