Kenya-Born Us Athlete’s Tweet Sparks Outrage

[Nation] Kenyan and US athletes on Wednesday reacted angrily to a tweet by Kenya-born American runner Samuel Kiprono Chelanga apparently disparaging African athletics after last weekend’s IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Kampala.

[Nation] Kenyan and US athletes on Wednesday reacted angrily to a tweet by Kenya-born American runner Samuel Kiprono Chelanga apparently disparaging African athletics after last weekend's IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Social Security Agency’s R1 Billion IT Bill

[News24Wire] The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) currently has contracts with various information and communication technology service worth over R1bn, a parliamentary reply has revealed.

[News24Wire] The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) currently has contracts with various information and communication technology service worth over R1bn, a parliamentary reply has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kathrada Never Got a Response From Zuma – Motlanthe

[News24Wire] Anti-apartheid struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada never officially received a response from President Jacob Zuma after asking him to step down, former deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Anti-apartheid struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada never officially received a response from President Jacob Zuma after asking him to step down, former deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei ‘Healthy and Ready to Move’

[Nation] Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei, who grabbed the headlines during the World Cross Country Championships in Kampala, has declared that he is fit and ready to compete again.

[Nation] Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei, who grabbed the headlines during the World Cross Country Championships in Kampala, has declared that he is fit and ready to compete again.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Patients to Get Free Breast Cancer Drugs

[Nation] The first batch of patients in a public hospital to be treated with a breast cancer drug that can cure early stages of the disease will receive their first dose on Thursday.

[Nation] The first batch of patients in a public hospital to be treated with a breast cancer drug that can cure early stages of the disease will receive their first dose on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya