Zuma Mourns Johnny Mekoa, Music Legend

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has extended his heartfelt condolences to the family of world-renowned trumpeter and Head of the Gauteng Music Academy, Johnny Mekoa, who died on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has extended his heartfelt condolences to the family of world-renowned trumpeter and Head of the Gauteng Music Academy, Johnny Mekoa, who died on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Pandemonium As Thousands Bid Farewell to Maitama Sule

[Premium Times] There was pandemonium Tuesday in Kano as thousands of mourners paid their last respects to the late former minister and Nigeria UN representative, Yusuf Sule, as he was buried.

[Premium Times] There was pandemonium Tuesday in Kano as thousands of mourners paid their last respects to the late former minister and Nigeria UN representative, Yusuf Sule, as he was buried.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bobi Wine and His Sensational Victory – What Did Museveni Lose?

[Monitor] As it should, the victory of musician Bobi Wine (Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu) in the Kyadondo East by-election has caused a lot of excitement. Running as an Independent, Bobi Wine, the president of the ‘Ghetto Republic’, beat the ruling NRM ju…

[Monitor] As it should, the victory of musician Bobi Wine (Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu) in the Kyadondo East by-election has caused a lot of excitement. Running as an Independent, Bobi Wine, the president of the 'Ghetto Republic', beat the ruling NRM juggernaut, and the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC), which tends to be the political powerhouse in and around Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Safaricom Digs in Over Plan to Tap Phones

[Nation] Leading mobile phone service provider Safaricom has explained its discomfort with the Communications Authority of Kenya’s (CA) plan to introduce a system that will see third party access phone details.

[Nation] Leading mobile phone service provider Safaricom has explained its discomfort with the Communications Authority of Kenya's (CA) plan to introduce a system that will see third party access phone details.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Prime Minister Offers Legal Status to African Migrants

[Al Jazeera] Algeria plans to grant residency rights and job permits to illegal African migrants amid a shortage of workers in farming and construction and after a surge in racist sentiment across the country.

[Al Jazeera] Algeria plans to grant residency rights and job permits to illegal African migrants amid a shortage of workers in farming and construction and after a surge in racist sentiment across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

Compare & Contrast: Chipolopolo & Zanaco Dressing Disparity

Champions League envoys, Zanaco, this afternoon left for Morocco to fulfill their continental fixture. Look at their smartly dressed team. A few days ago, Zambia’s senior national soccer team left the country for the regional COSAFA Castle Cup tournament in … Continued

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Champions League envoys, Zanaco, this afternoon left for Morocco to fulfill their continental fixture. Look at their smartly dressed team. A few days ago, Zambia’s senior national soccer team left the country for the regional COSAFA Castle Cup tournament in South Africa. Look at the team checking in at the airport. Is this how the national team should be represented? Or maybe the Zanaco secretariat staff can do better if ‘rented’ to operate at Football House? The post Compare & Contrast: Chipolopolo & Zanaco Dressing Disparity appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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