Adamawa Mulls Ban On Hijab At ‘Flashpoints’

[Daily Trust] Yola -Following the recent attacks that killed at least 36 persons at a market in Madagali, the Adamawa State government is considering a ban on hijab in ‘flashpoint areas’ as part of measures to prevent attacks by female suicide bombers.

[Daily Trust] Yola -Following the recent attacks that killed at least 36 persons at a market in Madagali, the Adamawa State government is considering a ban on hijab in 'flashpoint areas' as part of measures to prevent attacks by female suicide bombers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kamanga Explains Process in Kazala, Siwale Suspension

[Zambia Reports] FAZ President Andrew Kamanga took the bull by its horns when he strayed into the Qfm studios to feature on Soccer Chat Show that preoccupies itself with scandalizing his presidency.

[Zambia Reports] FAZ President Andrew Kamanga took the bull by its horns when he strayed into the Qfm studios to feature on Soccer Chat Show that preoccupies itself with scandalizing his presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Olympic Flag-Bearer Jonas to Spend Christmas in Brazil

[Namibian] The Namibia National Olympic Committee (NNOC) says Namibia’s Olympic flag-bearer, Jonas Junias Jonas, arrested for alleged sexual assault during this year’s Olympic Games, will spend Christmas in Brazil as his trial is set to start in Januar…

[Namibian] The Namibia National Olympic Committee (NNOC) says Namibia's Olympic flag-bearer, Jonas Junias Jonas, arrested for alleged sexual assault during this year's Olympic Games, will spend Christmas in Brazil as his trial is set to start in January 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

New Glasses for Malawians for U.S.$1

[Deutsche Welle] People in Malawi with poor eyesight are now seeing the world in sharper focus thanks to project which produces inexpensive glasses. It’s also creating much-needed jobs.

[Deutsche Welle] People in Malawi with poor eyesight are now seeing the world in sharper focus thanks to project which produces inexpensive glasses. It's also creating much-needed jobs.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Beach Handball Tournament Set for Today in Rubavu

[New Times] The 10th edition of the national beach handball tournament starts today and ends on Sunday in Rubavu district at the shores of Lake Kivu, with a total of over 12 teams expected to compete in the annual event.

[New Times] The 10th edition of the national beach handball tournament starts today and ends on Sunday in Rubavu district at the shores of Lake Kivu, with a total of over 12 teams expected to compete in the annual event.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rayon Looking to Stay Unbeaten, Says Masudi

[New Times] After seven league matches without a loss, Rayon Sports Coach Djuma Masudi has said that he will be looking forward to his 8th win in the league against Gicumbi FC at Kigali Regional Stadium today.

[New Times] After seven league matches without a loss, Rayon Sports Coach Djuma Masudi has said that he will be looking forward to his 8th win in the league against Gicumbi FC at Kigali Regional Stadium today.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda