Kok Itching to Get Back Into the Thick of Things

[Sascoc] Having missed out on nine of the 10 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series tournaments in the 2015/16 season, current World Rugby Sevens Player of the Year, Werner Kok, is pretty keen to get back into action for the Springbok Sevens team.

[Sascoc] Having missed out on nine of the 10 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series tournaments in the 2015/16 season, current World Rugby Sevens Player of the Year, Werner Kok, is pretty keen to get back into action for the Springbok Sevens team.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Need For A Hygiene Culture

[Cameroon Tribune] Many see it as a last-ditch effort to improve on the declining state of public hygiene, especially as the Africa Nations Cup competition draws nearer and nearer. Many have criticized the state of public hygiene in the country and the…

[Cameroon Tribune] Many see it as a last-ditch effort to improve on the declining state of public hygiene, especially as the Africa Nations Cup competition draws nearer and nearer. Many have criticized the state of public hygiene in the country and the authorities were beginning to fear that we were going to be caught pants down when the numerous visitors coming into the country for the AFCON if they met the situation uncorrected. Some have rightly called it a national disease. On the major streets of Yaounde, it is not unus

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Aviation Development, Safety – China Shares Best Practices With Africa

[Cameroon Tribune] The 2016 Forum of China-Africa Regional Aviation Cooperation held in Zhuhai recently within the sidelines of the 11th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition.

[Cameroon Tribune] The 2016 Forum of China-Africa Regional Aviation Cooperation held in Zhuhai recently within the sidelines of the 11th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Army Helping to Rescue 8 Trapped in Rubble

[Nation] Eight survivors trapped in the rubble of a 10-storey building that collapsed on Thursday in Kisii were being targeted for rescue Friday afternoon by an emboldened team led by Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers.

[Nation] Eight survivors trapped in the rubble of a 10-storey building that collapsed on Thursday in Kisii were being targeted for rescue Friday afternoon by an emboldened team led by Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Alikiba Won MTV Europe Music Title’

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Four days after MTV Europe awarded the Best Africa Act award to Nigeria’s WizKid, it has been officially confirmed that the trophy belongs to Tanzanian musician Alikiba.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Four days after MTV Europe awarded the Best Africa Act award to Nigeria's WizKid, it has been officially confirmed that the trophy belongs to Tanzanian musician Alikiba.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Malawi UMP Awards – Hits and Misses

[Nyasa Times] The highly-anticipated Urban Music Party (UMP) Awards took place Sunday at BAT Ground in Blantyre but despite the impressive youthful turnout and the event living up to most people’s expectations, it was marred by, among others, poor punc…

[Nyasa Times] The highly-anticipated Urban Music Party (UMP) Awards took place Sunday at BAT Ground in Blantyre but despite the impressive youthful turnout and the event living up to most people's expectations, it was marred by, among others, poor punctuality, electricity blackout and security lapse.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Afrobeat Icon to Perform Live in Abuja

[Leadership] Afrobeat Icon, and four times Grammy Award nominee, Femi Kuti brings the recently ended Felabration vibe to Abuja this November. The event, which is being put together by Chocolate City Group, with support from Etisalat Nigeria, is targete…

[Leadership] Afrobeat Icon, and four times Grammy Award nominee, Femi Kuti brings the recently ended Felabration vibe to Abuja this November. The event, which is being put together by Chocolate City Group, with support from Etisalat Nigeria, is targeted at consumers with a fine taste for live music experiences.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria