Thousands to Walk in Cape Town on Mandela Day

[News24Wire] An estimated 1000 people are expected to walk from the Grand Parade, where crowds gathered to listen to Nelson Mandela’s iconic Freedom speech delivered from a balcony at City Hall in 1990 after his release from prison, to the Cape Town In…

[News24Wire] An estimated 1000 people are expected to walk from the Grand Parade, where crowds gathered to listen to Nelson Mandela's iconic Freedom speech delivered from a balcony at City Hall in 1990 after his release from prison, to the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) to celebrate Mandela Day and the tenth anniversary of The Elders on Tuesday. At the CTICC, the Elders will launch a year-long "Walk Together" movement aimed at continuing the work Mandela did during his lifetime.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Over 800 Observers So Far Confirmed for Polls

[New Times] At least 800 observers have already been confirmed for the August presidential election although electoral commission officials say the number could increase as the deadline for registration draw closer.

[New Times] At least 800 observers have already been confirmed for the August presidential election although electoral commission officials say the number could increase as the deadline for registration draw closer.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Provisional Squad for EA Golf Challenge Unveiled

[New Times] National golf team coach Jules Mutesa has selected a provisional squad of 12 players as the team continues preparations for this year’s East African Golf Challenge set for August 22-26 at the 18-hole Gymkhana Golf Course in Dar es Salaam, T…

[New Times] National golf team coach Jules Mutesa has selected a provisional squad of 12 players as the team continues preparations for this year's East African Golf Challenge set for August 22-26 at the 18-hole Gymkhana Golf Course in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Zimbabwe Remain Favourites – Mannetti

[Namibian] ZIMBABWE remain the favourites and Namibia will have to play above themselves in their second leg Chan (African Nations Championship) encounter in Harare on Sunday if they hope to progress to the next round of the competition.

[Namibian] ZIMBABWE remain the favourites and Namibia will have to play above themselves in their second leg Chan (African Nations Championship) encounter in Harare on Sunday if they hope to progress to the next round of the competition.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

When Party Colours Attract More Customers

[New Times] When the campaign period officially opened on Friday, Viateur Ntakirutimana, who runs a phone charging business at M-Peace Plaza, decided to paint his kiosk in Rwanda Patriot Front (RPF) party colours to show his support.

[New Times] When the campaign period officially opened on Friday, Viateur Ntakirutimana, who runs a phone charging business at M-Peace Plaza, decided to paint his kiosk in Rwanda Patriot Front (RPF) party colours to show his support.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda Ready for Zone V Championships, Says Bitok

[New Times] The national men’s volleyball team is ready for the 2017 CAVB/Zone V Championships, according to head coach Paul Bitok. The event starts on July 21 and ends on September 26 at Amahoro Indoor Stadium in Kigali.

[New Times] The national men's volleyball team is ready for the 2017 CAVB/Zone V Championships, according to head coach Paul Bitok. The event starts on July 21 and ends on September 26 at Amahoro Indoor Stadium in Kigali.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Food Prices Drop in Kigali

[New Times] Prices for most foodstuffs, especially vegetables, have generally decreased in Kigali city and suburbs, a mini-survey by Business Times indicates.

[New Times] Prices for most foodstuffs, especially vegetables, have generally decreased in Kigali city and suburbs, a mini-survey by Business Times indicates.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

FIBA 2017 – Rwanda Drawn in Group C

[New Times] Rwanda men’s senior national basketball team has been drawn in Group C at this year’s FIBA-African Basketball Championship, which is scheduled for September 6-16 in Senegal and Tunisia respectively.

[New Times] Rwanda men's senior national basketball team has been drawn in Group C at this year's FIBA-African Basketball Championship, which is scheduled for September 6-16 in Senegal and Tunisia respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda