Three Football Matches Postponed At Prince Louis Rwagasore National Stadium

[Iwacu] “Magara Star” versus “Les Lierres”, “Inter-Star” versus “Buja City” and “Messager Buja” versus “Vital’o” were supposed to play on 3 and 4 December in Primus League Championship. “Magara Star” versus “Les Lierres” soccer teams which started to p…

[Iwacu] "Magara Star" versus "Les Lierres", "Inter-Star" versus "Buja City" and "Messager Buja" versus "Vital'o" were supposed to play on 3 and 4 December in Primus League Championship. "Magara Star" versus "Les Lierres" soccer teams which started to play on 3 December didn't continue in the second half due to the heavy rain as the Bujumbura national stadium ground was full of water.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Eritrean Delegation Participates in Fidel Castro’s Funeral

[Shabait] Asmara -Higher Eritrean delegation took part in the funeral service of the former Cuban president Fidel Castro yesterday 4 December in the city of Santiago de Cuba. The Eritrean delegation which comprises Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and Mr. …

[Shabait] Asmara -Higher Eritrean delegation took part in the funeral service of the former Cuban president Fidel Castro yesterday 4 December in the city of Santiago de Cuba. The Eritrean delegation which comprises Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and Mr. Yemane Gebreab, Head of PFDJ Political Affairs, expressed deep condolences on behalf of the people and Government of Eritrea.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Female AFCON 2016 – Well Done!

[Cameroon Tribune] When it was officially confirmed that Cameroon would host the 2016 edition of the Africa Female Cup of Nations, AFCON, many, if not most Cameroonians, feared that with our indadequate football infrastructure, it could be another foru…

[Cameroon Tribune] When it was officially confirmed that Cameroon would host the 2016 edition of the Africa Female Cup of Nations, AFCON, many, if not most Cameroonians, feared that with our indadequate football infrastructure, it could be another forum for us to showcase our weaknesses in an area which ought to be our source of pride.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Tanzanian Pop Star Mdee Releases New Music Video

[Capital FM] Fresh off of the excitement of MTV’s announcement that East Africa’s leading female artist Vanessa Mdee will be joining the MTV Shuga Season 5 cast. Vanessa shows us why she is going to own 2017. Not skipping a beat and releasing another s…

[Capital FM] Fresh off of the excitement of MTV's announcement that East Africa's leading female artist Vanessa Mdee will be joining the MTV Shuga Season 5 cast. Vanessa shows us why she is going to own 2017. Not skipping a beat and releasing another smash off of her highly anticipated debut album 'Money Mondays' set for a March 2017 release.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Nigeria Yet to Capture About 20 Percent of Its GDP – – Statistician General

[Premium Times] Since the 2014 rebasing of the Nigerian economy, the debate still rages on which, between Nigeria and South Africa, is Africa’s largest economy. But, the Statistician General of the Federation, Yemi Kale, told PREMIUM TIMES’ Business Ed…

[Premium Times] Since the 2014 rebasing of the Nigerian economy, the debate still rages on which, between Nigeria and South Africa, is Africa's largest economy. But, the Statistician General of the Federation, Yemi Kale, told PREMIUM TIMES' Business Editor, Bassey Udo, in the second and concluding part of the exclusive interview that Nigeria will emerge as the indisputable leader when the bureau completes a vital business, industries and agricultural census it is planning to capture about 20 per cent of the country's gros

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

University Suspends Professor Caught Cheating in Exams

[Premium Times] The University of Jos (UNIJOS) has suspended one of its academic staff who was allegedly caught cheating while writing an examination on May 4, PREMIUM TIMES can report today.

[Premium Times] The University of Jos (UNIJOS) has suspended one of its academic staff who was allegedly caught cheating while writing an examination on May 4, PREMIUM TIMES can report today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Military Moves to Unravel Financiers of Terrorism

[Guardian] The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai, says investigation has begun to uncover financiers of the Boko Haram insurgents in the North East region of the country.

[Guardian] The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai, says investigation has begun to uncover financiers of the Boko Haram insurgents in the North East region of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Super Falcons Threaten to Take Protest to Presidential Villa

[Guardian] Players and officials of the victorious Super Falcons have threatened to take their protest to the doorsteps of President Muhammad Buhari if the Sports Ministry and the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) continued to withhold their allowances.

[Guardian] Players and officials of the victorious Super Falcons have threatened to take their protest to the doorsteps of President Muhammad Buhari if the Sports Ministry and the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) continued to withhold their allowances.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

N-Power Applicants Protest Extortion By Govt Officials

[Premium Times] Some youth from the 13 Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, enlisted for the N-Power documentation exercise, on Monday protested alleged extortion by organisers of the programme which marred the exercise.

[Premium Times] Some youth from the 13 Local Government Area of Ebonyi State, enlisted for the N-Power documentation exercise, on Monday protested alleged extortion by organisers of the programme which marred the exercise.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria