Tough Choice for Kenya in EAC Push for Total Ban On Plastic Bags

[Nation] The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) members are headed for a major showdown as Rwanda pushes on with its bid for a total ban on use of polythene bags in the region.

[Nation] The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) members are headed for a major showdown as Rwanda pushes on with its bid for a total ban on use of polythene bags in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

When Football Is All They Need to Focus

[Citizen] Experts suggest that sports can change peoples’ lives. Through sports, children gain confidence giving them courage and focus. This was witnessed earlier this week at Tumbi Primary School in Kibaha, Coast Region during the final tournament of…

[Citizen] Experts suggest that sports can change peoples' lives. Through sports, children gain confidence giving them courage and focus. This was witnessed earlier this week at Tumbi Primary School in Kibaha, Coast Region during the final tournament of a football competition.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Football House Should Never Be Turned Into a Den of Criminals

[Zambia Reports] It is surprising that people have lost the core issue in the theft at Football Association of Zambia perpetrated by two Chingola-based conmen suspended vice president Richard Kazala and committee member Blackwell Siwale.

[Zambia Reports] It is surprising that people have lost the core issue in the theft at Football Association of Zambia perpetrated by two Chingola-based conmen suspended vice president Richard Kazala and committee member Blackwell Siwale.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Govt Secures Rwf17 Billion to Boost Governance Initiatives

[New Times] The Government and the European Union yesterday signed a financing agreement worth ?20 million (about Rwf17.4 billion) to support accountability of public funds.

[New Times] The Government and the European Union yesterday signed a financing agreement worth ?20 million (about Rwf17.4 billion) to support accountability of public funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Only 16 Out of 238 Pass Law Exam

[Zambia Reports] The Zambia Institute for Advanced Legal Education has delivered yet another trademark low pass rate with only 16 students from the 238 that sat for the practicing licence exams in August making it to the bar.

[Zambia Reports] The Zambia Institute for Advanced Legal Education has delivered yet another trademark low pass rate with only 16 students from the 238 that sat for the practicing licence exams in August making it to the bar.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Rwanda Tops World Bank CPIA Scores

[New Times] Rwanda has for the second time in a row topped the World Bank Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA) ranking for sub-Saharan Africa, scoring 4.0 points out of a possible 6.

[New Times] Rwanda has for the second time in a row topped the World Bank Country Policy and Institutional Assessment (CPIA) ranking for sub-Saharan Africa, scoring 4.0 points out of a possible 6.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Can’t Kick, Can’t Catch, Can’t Tackle, No Tactics – the Boks Are Revolting!

[Daily Maverick] Italy pulled a Japan over the weekend, beating the Springboks in Florence in another nadir for the country’s national rugby team. They might as well go on strike next week because that’s how revolting they have been recently. By ANTOIN…

[Daily Maverick] Italy pulled a Japan over the weekend, beating the Springboks in Florence in another nadir for the country's national rugby team. They might as well go on strike next week because that's how revolting they have been recently. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zainab – My Passion for Cooking Has Turned Into a Lucrative Business

[Citizen] When growing up, we all usually have dreams and aspirations. Whether it’s becoming a doctor, engineer, journalist, teacher, lawyer, entrepreneur, you name it. However, at a certain stage in life, especially when in school, our ambitions mostl…

[Citizen] When growing up, we all usually have dreams and aspirations. Whether it's becoming a doctor, engineer, journalist, teacher, lawyer, entrepreneur, you name it. However, at a certain stage in life, especially when in school, our ambitions mostly take a different turn. We opt for courses, which deviate from professions we initially dreamt of and aspire to be something different.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Klaasen and Ram Fall At Final Hurdle in London

[Sascoc] Henri Kontinen and John Peers ended their season on a 10-match streak as they beat South Africa’s Raven Klaasen and American Rajeev Ram in the final of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals in London on Sunday.

[Sascoc] Henri Kontinen and John Peers ended their season on a 10-match streak as they beat South Africa's Raven Klaasen and American Rajeev Ram in the final of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals in London on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Riders Rank Tour Du Rwanda High on UCI-Africa Tour

[New Times] Some of the top riders competing in this year’s Tour du Rwanda have admitted that the international race is one of the most competitive on the UCI-Africa Tour, after La Tropicale Amissa Bongo.

[New Times] Some of the top riders competing in this year's Tour du Rwanda have admitted that the international race is one of the most competitive on the UCI-Africa Tour, after La Tropicale Amissa Bongo.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda