Ethiopian Trio Set to Dominate Dubai Marathon

[CAJ News] Addis Ababa -ETHOPIAN runners, Aselefech Mergia and Mare Dibaba, will go head-to-head in the women’s event when the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon gets underway on January 26.

[CAJ News] Addis Ababa -ETHOPIAN runners, Aselefech Mergia and Mare Dibaba, will go head-to-head in the women's event when the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon gets underway on January 26.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Police Officers Minting Millions From Free Police Forms

[Observer] It was on Thursday afternoon when Ibrahim Mugerwa dashed to Kira road police station to secure the release of his brother. Before speaking to his brother who had spent five days in police custody or the investigating officer, Mugerwa stormed…

[Observer] It was on Thursday afternoon when Ibrahim Mugerwa dashed to Kira road police station to secure the release of his brother. Before speaking to his brother who had spent five days in police custody or the investigating officer, Mugerwa stormed the room with a photocopier to make copies of the bond papers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Prof Zeleza On Trump’s ‘Shithole’ Africa – the Homogenization and Dehumanization of a Continent

[Nyasa Times] This week Haiti and Africa became the butt of President Trump’s pathologically racist and profusely obscene verbal assaults. During a White House meeting with Congressional leaders on immigration he dismissed Haiti and the entire continen…

[Nyasa Times] This week Haiti and Africa became the butt of President Trump's pathologically racist and profusely obscene verbal assaults. During a White House meeting with Congressional leaders on immigration he dismissed Haiti and the entire continent as undesirable "shithole" countries. The comments provoked a firestorm of global condemnation from the United Nations to the African Union. Several African countries, such as Botswana and Senegal, summoned US ambassadors to issue official diplomatic protests. Social medi

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

The Eritrean Community Festival in Australia

[Shabait] Asmara -The 18th Annual Eritrean community festival in Australia is undergoing with patriotic zeal in Melbourne under the theme “Laying Pillars for Vibrant Development”.

[Shabait] Asmara -The 18th Annual Eritrean community festival in Australia is undergoing with patriotic zeal in Melbourne under the theme "Laying Pillars for Vibrant Development".

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Farmaajo to Officially Endorse Galmudug-ASWJ Power Sharing Deal

[Dalsan Radio] Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed “Farmaajo” is expected to attend a ceremony and conference to mark the merger of Ahlu Sunna Wa Jamaa and Galmudug administration that will be held in Dhusamareb, the administrative capital of th…

[Dalsan Radio] Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed "Farmaajo" is expected to attend a ceremony and conference to mark the merger of Ahlu Sunna Wa Jamaa and Galmudug administration that will be held in Dhusamareb, the administrative capital of the State this week, Radio Dalsan reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

DPP Ridiculous to Demand Tumbuka Chiefs Say ‘Thanks’ to Mutharika – Chikulamayembe

[Nyasa Times] Paramount Chief Chikulamayembe of Rumphi has said he is disappointed with the tendence by top gurus of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) to force Tumbuka chiefs in his district to go and meet President Peter Mutharika and than…

[Nyasa Times] Paramount Chief Chikulamayembe of Rumphi has said he is disappointed with the tendence by top gurus of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) to force Tumbuka chiefs in his district to go and meet President Peter Mutharika and thank him for various development projects in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

MP Tutwa Ngulube Seeks Patriotic Front Forgiveness

[Zambia Reports] Kabwe Central Member of Parliament Tutwa Ngulube has eaten his vomit after having played to the gallery scandalizing the ruling Patriotic Front and President Edgar Lungu.

[Zambia Reports] Kabwe Central Member of Parliament Tutwa Ngulube has eaten his vomit after having played to the gallery scandalizing the ruling Patriotic Front and President Edgar Lungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Thapong to Select, Discuss Artwork

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Thapong Visual Arts Centre is set to grill artists next month as they look to select and discuss a few artworks that were submitted for last year’s Thapong Artist of the Year Award (TAYA) with the aim of helping artists …

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Thapong Visual Arts Centre is set to grill artists next month as they look to select and discuss a few artworks that were submitted for last year's Thapong Artist of the Year Award (TAYA) with the aim of helping artists who want to improve on their overall workmanship.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Chakalisa Celebrates Kalanga Language

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -With Ndingo Johwa having brought Sekalaka to the fore with his music, one Marapong lad has also released an album in Kalanga and he delivers his tunes with a unique genre of music called zouk that is common in mostly Eas…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -With Ndingo Johwa having brought Sekalaka to the fore with his music, one Marapong lad has also released an album in Kalanga and he delivers his tunes with a unique genre of music called zouk that is common in mostly Eastern and Central Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana