Polls Agency Says It Needs at Least 50 Days to Source Afresh Ballots

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission says it would require at least 50 days to source afresh the printing of presidential ballot papers.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission says it would require at least 50 days to source afresh the printing of presidential ballot papers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Could Morning Drinking Be Banned?

[Malawi News Agency] Rumphi -Senior Chief Mwankhunikira of Rumphi District has asked government to ban taking of beer and other alcoholic substances during morning hours saying the practice has negative impact on productivity.

[Malawi News Agency] Rumphi -Senior Chief Mwankhunikira of Rumphi District has asked government to ban taking of beer and other alcoholic substances during morning hours saying the practice has negative impact on productivity.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

We Have Received Death Threats in Jail, Coffin Assault Duo Tells Court

[News24Wire] The two men who allegedly forced Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatened to pour petrol over him have received death threats while in prison, the Middelburg Regional Court heard on Friday.

[News24Wire] The two men who allegedly forced Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatened to pour petrol over him have received death threats while in prison, the Middelburg Regional Court heard on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cape Town Drunk Driver Five Times Over Limit

[News24Wire] A motorist five times over the legal limit at 05:30 in the morning became the first casualty of the City of Cape Town’s random breath testing, launched in Bloubergstrand on Friday.

[News24Wire] A motorist five times over the legal limit at 05:30 in the morning became the first casualty of the City of Cape Town's random breath testing, launched in Bloubergstrand on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Softball Team to Break New Ground World Championship

[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -For the first time in history Botswana team qualifies for Top 8 stage at the ongoing XV Men’s World Softball Championship 2017 held in the Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada.

[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -For the first time in history Botswana team qualifies for Top 8 stage at the ongoing XV Men's World Softball Championship 2017 held in the Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Jinxed July – 4 VIPs Die in Just 2 Weeks

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The death of former Truth Justice and Reconciliation (TJRC) chairman Ambassador Bethwel Kiplagat is the fourth involving a high profile personality in the country in just two weeks.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The death of former Truth Justice and Reconciliation (TJRC) chairman Ambassador Bethwel Kiplagat is the fourth involving a high profile personality in the country in just two weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Zimbabwe to Mortgage Gold for Loans

[Financial Gazette] Zimbabwe now seeks to use gold proceeds to secure a loan to clear debt arrears with multilateral lenders, as its $1,8 billion debt clearance plan appears to lose momentum.

[Financial Gazette] Zimbabwe now seeks to use gold proceeds to secure a loan to clear debt arrears with multilateral lenders, as its $1,8 billion debt clearance plan appears to lose momentum.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruto Condemns Violence Against Kenyatta, Odinga

[Nation] National Super Alliance (Nasa) co-principal and Bomet Governor has condemned attempts to disrupt rallies addressed by President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition Presidential candidate Raila Odinga in Kisumu and Kabarnet respectively.

[Nation] National Super Alliance (Nasa) co-principal and Bomet Governor has condemned attempts to disrupt rallies addressed by President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition Presidential candidate Raila Odinga in Kisumu and Kabarnet respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Construction of Ntcheu Stadium Commences Mid August

[Malawi News Agency] Ntcheu -Construction of magnificent stadium in Ntcheu is expected to commence by August 15 this year, following a tripartite official contract agreement signing ceremony between Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, N…

[Malawi News Agency] Ntcheu -Construction of magnificent stadium in Ntcheu is expected to commence by August 15 this year, following a tripartite official contract agreement signing ceremony between Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, Ntcheu District Council and Plem Construction Company.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Lobatse Beef Festival Gives Back to Community

[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -As Lobatse International Beef Festival (LIBF) celebrates its fifth year anniversary, event organiser says it will be for the community’s benefit.

[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -As Lobatse International Beef Festival (LIBF) celebrates its fifth year anniversary, event organiser says it will be for the community's benefit.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana