Simbas Dedicate Hong Kong Tournament to Fallen Okombe

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national 15-aside team have dedicated every performance during the Four Nations Cup in Hong Kong to fallen team-mate Mike Okombe who passed on Saturday last week.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national 15-aside team have dedicated every performance during the Four Nations Cup in Hong Kong to fallen team-mate Mike Okombe who passed on Saturday last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Airport to Be Thoroughly Refurbished

[The Herald] The Harare International Airport was yesterday renamed the Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport and will undergo massive rehabilitation to match the stature of President Mugabe, a global icon. Transport and Infrastructural Developme…

[The Herald] The Harare International Airport was yesterday renamed the Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport and will undergo massive rehabilitation to match the stature of President Mugabe, a global icon. Transport and Infrastructural Development Minister Joram Gumbo said Government had since negotiated with China Jiangsu International that refurbished Victoria Falls International Airport to work on the Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt to Sponsor Omnibus Bill On Ease of Doing Business Reforms

[This Day] Abuja -In a bid to ensure sustainability of the reform policies in the business environment being implemented by the current administration, the federal government is working with the National Assembly to sponsor an omnibus legislation to le…

[This Day] Abuja -In a bid to ensure sustainability of the reform policies in the business environment being implemented by the current administration, the federal government is working with the National Assembly to sponsor an omnibus legislation to legalise the reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘He Was All I Had’ – Mom of Boy Who Died After Ambulance Ambush

[News24Wire] A Cape Town mom begged hospital staff to keep her son alive for two days so that he could make it to his eighth birthday and so that she could find the words to say goodbye.

[News24Wire] A Cape Town mom begged hospital staff to keep her son alive for two days so that he could make it to his eighth birthday and so that she could find the words to say goodbye.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Safland Sevens Fever Hits Swakop

[Namibian] International Sevens rugby returns to Swakopmund this weekend when the coastal town hosts the Safland Sevens tournament at the Swakopmund Football Club.

[Namibian] International Sevens rugby returns to Swakopmund this weekend when the coastal town hosts the Safland Sevens tournament at the Swakopmund Football Club.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Govt to See Through Lima Plan Execution – Mzembi

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Government will prioritise reviving a 2015 arrears clearance programme, popularly known as the Lima plan, agreed to in 2015 with global lenders including the World Bank in order to access fresh capital, Foreign Affairs Ministe…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Government will prioritise reviving a 2015 arrears clearance programme, popularly known as the Lima plan, agreed to in 2015 with global lenders including the World Bank in order to access fresh capital, Foreign Affairs Minister Walter Mzembi said on Wednesday. Under the Lima plan, Zimbabwe committed to paying off its arrears with the International Monetary Fund, World Bank and the African Development Bank as a pre-condition to accessing new lines of credit, but has so far only managed to clear

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

U.S. Firm to Ease Cancer Treatment, Cost in Rwanda

[New Times] The Ministry of Health has sealed a partnership agreement with US organisation, BioVentures for Global Health (BVGH), a development that will see Rwandans access affordable cancer treatment.

[New Times] The Ministry of Health has sealed a partnership agreement with US organisation, BioVentures for Global Health (BVGH), a development that will see Rwandans access affordable cancer treatment.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Two Nigerian Artefacts Reunited At Smithsonian After a Century Apart

[This Day] For more than three decades, the two-foot-high, mottled wooden sculpture of a female figure sitting with her baby across her lap, by a Mbembe artist in Cross River State, southeastern Nigeria, has been part of the collection of the Smithsoni…

[This Day] For more than three decades, the two-foot-high, mottled wooden sculpture of a female figure sitting with her baby across her lap, by a Mbembe artist in Cross River State, southeastern Nigeria, has been part of the collection of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art, "celebrated as one of our greatest works from that side of Nigeria," officials said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria