Children Flee Violence

[Deutsche Welle] Fighting between rebels and government troops in East Congo most of all affects children and youths. They risk missing out on an education, warns World Vision.

[Deutsche Welle] Fighting between rebels and government troops in East Congo most of all affects children and youths. They risk missing out on an education, warns World Vision.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

FIFA-Ban Sudan Disrupts International Competitions

[Radio Dabanga] Zurich -The football’s world governing body FIFA has decided to ban Sudan because of government interference in the sport. Three clubs were immediately disqualified from playing final group games in international competitions.

[Radio Dabanga] Zurich -The football's world governing body FIFA has decided to ban Sudan because of government interference in the sport. Three clubs were immediately disqualified from playing final group games in international competitions.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Military Chiefs’ Term of Office to Be Discussed

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Proposed Law on the Term of Office of the Chiefs of the Armed Forces, National Police and Intelligence Services was rescheduled this Thursday in Luanda for discussion at the 9th Plenary Meeting of the National Assembly (AN), set for…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Proposed Law on the Term of Office of the Chiefs of the Armed Forces, National Police and Intelligence Services was rescheduled this Thursday in Luanda for discussion at the 9th Plenary Meeting of the National Assembly (AN), set for July 21.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Olympics – Rwanda to Host International Women Forum

[New Times] The forum for The Advancing Women in Leadership for Africa and Asia will be held in Kigali from August 9-11, according to a report from Rwanda National Olympic and Sports Committee (RNOSC).

[New Times] The forum for The Advancing Women in Leadership for Africa and Asia will be held in Kigali from August 9-11, according to a report from Rwanda National Olympic and Sports Committee (RNOSC).

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Hundreds Test for Cancer in Kunene

[New Era] Khorixas -The Cancer Association of Namibia (CAN) this week tested more than 300 people in Kunene Region of whom 105 were women from Outjo and 24 were men. At Khorixas, 123 of those tested at the district hospital were women and 40 men.

[New Era] Khorixas -The Cancer Association of Namibia (CAN) this week tested more than 300 people in Kunene Region of whom 105 were women from Outjo and 24 were men. At Khorixas, 123 of those tested at the district hospital were women and 40 men.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Jepkosgei Responds to Fancy Bears Doping Report

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Osaka 2007 World Champion Janeth Jepkosgei Busienei has become the latest Kenyan elite athlete to respond to reports linking her to doping contained in hacked documents released by the Fancy Bears.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Osaka 2007 World Champion Janeth Jepkosgei Busienei has become the latest Kenyan elite athlete to respond to reports linking her to doping contained in hacked documents released by the Fancy Bears.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Nation Deserves to Know How Bingu Amassed Wealth’

[Nyasa Times] Malawians deserve how former president Bingu wa Mutharika’s estate which allegedly accumulated to K61 billion in eight years– up from K150 million which he declared upon assuming the presidency in 2004. Mutharika’s salary as president wa…

[Nyasa Times] Malawians deserve how former president Bingu wa Mutharika's estate which allegedly accumulated to K61 billion in eight years-- up from K150 million which he declared upon assuming the presidency in 2004. Mutharika's salary as president was K1 500 000, a leading daily newspaper has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Kenya Fully Prepared for Polls, Speaker Muturi Tells Us

[Nation] The electoral commission is better prepared for the August polls than it was in the past elections, National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi has told the United States.

[Nation] The electoral commission is better prepared for the August polls than it was in the past elections, National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi has told the United States.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya