Former Transport Minister Named Minister of State Without Portfolio

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Senate Committee on Executive has taken a vote of confidence in outgoing Minister of Transport, Angela Cassell Bush as Minister of State without Portfolio designate.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Senate Committee on Executive has taken a vote of confidence in outgoing Minister of Transport, Angela Cassell Bush as Minister of State without Portfolio designate.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Football Body Dismiss PSL’s Appeal

[The Herald] Petros Kausiyo -ZIFA have hit back at threats by the Premier Soccer League to take their stand-off over relegation and promotion to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, with the association dismissing the move as “an emotional act that lack…

[The Herald] Petros Kausiyo -ZIFA have hit back at threats by the Premier Soccer League to take their stand-off over relegation and promotion to the Court of Arbitration for Sport, with the association dismissing the move as "an emotional act that lacks merit".The PSL and their member clubs, through their lawyers Coghlan, Welsh and Guest gave ZIFA notification that they were lodging an application for arbitration through the Swiss-based court to seek remedy over their deadlock.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

AFCHPR Asks African Nations to Implement Its Decisions

[Capital FM] African countries have been urged to always implement decisions rendered by the African Court on Human and People’s Rights (AfCHPR) as a means of safeguarding its legitimacy and authority.

[Capital FM] African countries have been urged to always implement decisions rendered by the African Court on Human and People's Rights (AfCHPR) as a means of safeguarding its legitimacy and authority.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Al Shabaab Says Briefly Captured Town in Kenya

[Shabelle] Heavily armed Fighters with the Al Qaeda-linked Al shabaab have attacked Haluqa, which is located in the outskirts of the border town of Garissa on Tuesday afternoon, according to local resident.

[Shabelle] Heavily armed Fighters with the Al Qaeda-linked Al shabaab have attacked Haluqa, which is located in the outskirts of the border town of Garissa on Tuesday afternoon, according to local resident.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Al Shabaab Retakes Gofgadud Following Deadly Battle With SNA

[Shabelle] Hundreds of gun-toting Al Shabaab fighters have retaken full control of the southern strategic town of Gofgadud, located some 35 north of Baidoa city after engaging deadly battle with Somali Govt troops.

[Shabelle] Hundreds of gun-toting Al Shabaab fighters have retaken full control of the southern strategic town of Gofgadud, located some 35 north of Baidoa city after engaging deadly battle with Somali Govt troops.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Family Bank Rides On Loan Interest to Post Sh1.4 Billion Profit

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Family Bank has announced a gross profit of Sh1.4 billion for the financial year ending September 2016 on the back of a leap in net interest income.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Family Bank has announced a gross profit of Sh1.4 billion for the financial year ending September 2016 on the back of a leap in net interest income.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Billiat Shortlisted Top CAF Award

[The Herald] Robson Sharuko -ZIMBABWE international Khama Billiat moved a step closer to completing a golden year after he made the final list of five players shortlisted by the Confederation of African Football for the African Player of the Year (Base…

[The Herald] Robson Sharuko -ZIMBABWE international Khama Billiat moved a step closer to completing a golden year after he made the final list of five players shortlisted by the Confederation of African Football for the African Player of the Year (Based In Africa) award.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Abe, Foiteyn Take 2016 Great Ethiopian Run Titles

[Ethiopian Herald] Abe Gashahun and Foiteyn Tesfaye emerged the surprise winners of the 16th edition of the Great Ethiopian Run (GER) 10km international road race on Sunday.

[Ethiopian Herald] Abe Gashahun and Foiteyn Tesfaye emerged the surprise winners of the 16th edition of the Great Ethiopian Run (GER) 10km international road race on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia