Local Footballers ‘United’ in Promoting Education

[Nyasa Times] Be Forward Wanderers and Nyasa Big Bullets on Thursday embarked on a noble joint cause visiting some Blantyre City Primary Schools to encourage pupils on the importance of education before donating assorted items such as learning material…

[Nyasa Times] Be Forward Wanderers and Nyasa Big Bullets on Thursday embarked on a noble joint cause visiting some Blantyre City Primary Schools to encourage pupils on the importance of education before donating assorted items such as learning materials and footballs.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

IOC Upgrades Team Nigeria’s Beijing Olympics Bronze to Silver

[Daily Trust] The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has formally written to inform Team Nigeria through the Nigeria Olympic Committee that it has upgraded Nigeria’s bronze medal won in the women’s 4×100 meter relay at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing t…

[Daily Trust] The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has formally written to inform Team Nigeria through the Nigeria Olympic Committee that it has upgraded Nigeria's bronze medal won in the women's 4x100 meter relay at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing to silver.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Condemned Prisoners Being Tortured – African Human Rights Commission

[Daily Trust] The African Commission on Human Rights (ACHR) has disclosed that over one thousand condemned prisoners waiting for their death warrants to be signed by state governors before their execution are undergoing torture.

[Daily Trust] The African Commission on Human Rights (ACHR) has disclosed that over one thousand condemned prisoners waiting for their death warrants to be signed by state governors before their execution are undergoing torture.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lawyers Want Buhari to Sack CBN Governor

[Daily Trust] The Arewa Young Lawyers Forum (AYLF) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to within 14 days disengage the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele over his “lackadaisical style of management”.

[Daily Trust] The Arewa Young Lawyers Forum (AYLF) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to within 14 days disengage the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele over his "lackadaisical style of management".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya-Somalia Fence to Keep Away Unwanted Elements, Says Mandera Governor Ali Roba

[Nation] The fencing of three kilometres of the Kenya-Somalia border is complete after the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) took over its construction over two months ago.

[Nation] The fencing of three kilometres of the Kenya-Somalia border is complete after the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) took over its construction over two months ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Wood Manufacuturing Firm Most Corrupt Institution’

[Nyasa Times] Malawians believe Raiply Malawi Limited, wood products’ manufacturers, is most corrupt institution according to member of parliament for Mzimba West (Peoples Party, PP) Harry Mkandawire.

[Nyasa Times] Malawians believe Raiply Malawi Limited, wood products' manufacturers, is most corrupt institution according to member of parliament for Mzimba West (Peoples Party, PP) Harry Mkandawire.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Movember – Beards Celebrate Men’s Support for Cancer Awareness

[Namibia Economist] The Cancer Association of Namibia announced this Friday, 02 December 2016, the close of the MOVEMBER campaign, describing it as a huge success. Paratus Telecom supported the campaign as main sponsor with a very substantial N$100,000…

[Namibia Economist] The Cancer Association of Namibia announced this Friday, 02 December 2016, the close of the MOVEMBER campaign, describing it as a huge success. Paratus Telecom supported the campaign as main sponsor with a very substantial N$100,000 contribution.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Finsec Lists Old Mutual Shares

[The Herald] OLD Mutual Zimbabwe became the first company to trade on the Financial Securities (FINSEC) Alternative Trading Platform yesterday after it listed its empowerment shares, which make up 25 percent of the group.At opening, 107 847 shares trad…

[The Herald] OLD Mutual Zimbabwe became the first company to trade on the Financial Securities (FINSEC) Alternative Trading Platform yesterday after it listed its empowerment shares, which make up 25 percent of the group.At opening, 107 847 shares traded at 82 cents with turnover at $88 563 while market capitalisation closed at $68,14 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe