Betway, First in Kenyan Gaming Industry to Support Cancer Awareness

[Capital FM] Movember, the month dedicated to raising awareness of men’s health issues such as Prostate Cancer, has come and gone for yet another year. This year’s campaign, especially in Kenya, was a great success and saw the inaugural Beard Festival …

[Capital FM] Movember, the month dedicated to raising awareness of men's health issues such as Prostate Cancer, has come and gone for yet another year. This year's campaign, especially in Kenya, was a great success and saw the inaugural Beard Festival captivate the attention of the public and also different sectors including the popular gaming industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Grandma Turns Abuser

[The Herald] AN Epworth woman appeared in court on Tuesday, charged with ill-treating her grandchild whom she reportedly assaulted and injured. The minor dislocated her arm and sustained bruises on her back.Rumbidzai Nyatsungo (39) was not asked to ple…

[The Herald] AN Epworth woman appeared in court on Tuesday, charged with ill-treating her grandchild whom she reportedly assaulted and injured. The minor dislocated her arm and sustained bruises on her back.Rumbidzai Nyatsungo (39) was not asked to plead when she appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Gamuchirai Siwardi who remanded her in custody. The minor is recovering in hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How a Blind Commentator Fell in Love With Cricket

[The Herald] Dean Duplessis -THE year was 1991 and I was just another self-conscious teenager. Skinny. Pimples. Railroad tracks across my teeth. Although I was a blind boy attending a blind school, there were some partially sighted girls and word was t…

[The Herald] Dean Duplessis -THE year was 1991 and I was just another self-conscious teenager. Skinny. Pimples. Railroad tracks across my teeth. Although I was a blind boy attending a blind school, there were some partially sighted girls and word was that they were pretty.Ensconced in my bedroom at boarding school in Worcester, South Africa, I scanned through the radio stations, looking for something to occupy my mind.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tanzania May Break Pledge to Back Kenya’s Candidate for AU Job

[East African] Chadian President Idriss Deby Thursday courted Tanzania to break a regional pledge to support Kenya’s Amina Mohamed for the next African Union (AU) Commission chairmanship.

[East African] Chadian President Idriss Deby Thursday courted Tanzania to break a regional pledge to support Kenya's Amina Mohamed for the next African Union (AU) Commission chairmanship.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Diamond Platnumz Promises Surprise

[The Herald] Sophia Chese and Tawanda Marwizi -Visiting Tanzanian superstar Diamond Platnumz who is set to share the stage with contemporary musician Jah Prayzah tonight at Harare International Conference Centre has promised a lot of surprises at the s…

[The Herald] Sophia Chese and Tawanda Marwizi -Visiting Tanzanian superstar Diamond Platnumz who is set to share the stage with contemporary musician Jah Prayzah tonight at Harare International Conference Centre has promised a lot of surprises at the show.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cricket Team Wins in Namibia

[The Herald] Trent Jayden’s unbeaten 59 powered Zimbabwe Under-19s to a seven-wicket win over Namibia Under-19s in the first of the two-match Twenty20 series between the two sides at Windhoek’s United Ground yesterday. Zimbabwe won the toss and sent th…

[The Herald] Trent Jayden's unbeaten 59 powered Zimbabwe Under-19s to a seven-wicket win over Namibia Under-19s in the first of the two-match Twenty20 series between the two sides at Windhoek's United Ground yesterday. Zimbabwe won the toss and sent the hosts to bat first and Albert van der Merwe and Lohan Louwrens opened Nambia's batting with promise, putting on 33 in just under three overs, before Louwrens (11) was caught by Jayden off a Kundai Tigere delivery.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia