Kiptoo Triumphs Over Champ Limo in Beirut

[Capital FM] Beirut -Oppressive heat and humidity conspired against athletes at the Blom Bank Beirut Marathon on Sunday, denying them any chance of fast times at the IAAF Silver Label Road Race.

[Capital FM] Beirut -Oppressive heat and humidity conspired against athletes at the Blom Bank Beirut Marathon on Sunday, denying them any chance of fast times at the IAAF Silver Label Road Race.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Boost for Bulawayo Water Supply

[The Herald] BULAWAYO water supplies will improve in five months when the Zimbabwe National Water Authority concludes the Epping Forest Project. The project will see water supplies to the city increasing by an additional 10 mega litres daily. Bulawayo …

[The Herald] BULAWAYO water supplies will improve in five months when the Zimbabwe National Water Authority concludes the Epping Forest Project. The project will see water supplies to the city increasing by an additional 10 mega litres daily. Bulawayo needs about 135 mega litres a day, but is getting an average of 90 mega litres per day.Zinwa Gwayi catchment manager Engineer Chengeto Gozo said the Epping Forest project contractor was now on site.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dangerous Prisoners in Daring Escape

[Zimbabwe Standard] A murderer, an armed robber and a burglar escaped from Karoi Prison on Friday but two of them were immediately re-arrested with the help of members of the public, it emerged yesterday.

[Zimbabwe Standard] A murderer, an armed robber and a burglar escaped from Karoi Prison on Friday but two of them were immediately re-arrested with the help of members of the public, it emerged yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

South Africa, Nigeria Inspire Warriors

[The Herald] WARRIOR’S coach Callisto Pasuwa believes the 2018 World Cup qualifiers involving Senegal and Algeria on Saturday, gave them useful insight into how to tame the Lions of Teranga and the Desert Foxes when they face them at the African Cup of…

[The Herald] WARRIOR'S coach Callisto Pasuwa believes the 2018 World Cup qualifiers involving Senegal and Algeria on Saturday, gave them useful insight into how to tame the Lions of Teranga and the Desert Foxes when they face them at the African Cup of Nations in Gabon next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Horror As Pomona Dumpsite Burns

[Zimbabwe Standard] MANY Zimbabweans have watched in horror pictures of Chinese cities covered in smog with people walking around wearing face masks to counter the effects of the dirty air.

[Zimbabwe Standard] MANY Zimbabweans have watched in horror pictures of Chinese cities covered in smog with people walking around wearing face masks to counter the effects of the dirty air.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Filmmakers Karim Traidia, Hamid Benamra At Cairo International Film Festival

[Algerie Presse Service] Film directors Karim Traidia and Hamid Benamra will represent Algerian cinema at the 38th Cairo International Film Festival, to be held Nov. 15-24 in the Egyptian capital, the event’s organizers said.

[Algerie Presse Service] Film directors Karim Traidia and Hamid Benamra will represent Algerian cinema at the 38th Cairo International Film Festival, to be held Nov. 15-24 in the Egyptian capital, the event's organizers said.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Kasukuwere Driven By Petty Jealousy – Deputy Mayor

[Zimbabwe Standard] MDC-T Bulawayo deputy mayor, Gift Banda says his suspension by Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere is laden with malice, political convenience, petty jealousies and a deeply entrenched desire to destroy the city’s administr…

[Zimbabwe Standard] MDC-T Bulawayo deputy mayor, Gift Banda says his suspension by Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere is laden with malice, political convenience, petty jealousies and a deeply entrenched desire to destroy the city's administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Who Says American and Nigerian Elections Are Not the Same?

[Vanguard] The blind and the deaf are probably aware that Nigerian elections cannot be exactly same as those of the USA and other developed nations. The main reason is that our politicians are determined to keep Nigeria an analogue country particularly…

[Vanguard] The blind and the deaf are probably aware that Nigerian elections cannot be exactly same as those of the USA and other developed nations. The main reason is that our politicians are determined to keep Nigeria an analogue country particularly in election matters. As a result, whereas people vote seamlessly elsewhere, our own elections are just a step away from those of the Stone Age.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chibok Girls Release – Presidency Rejects Claim FG Paid U.S.$21 Million Ransom

[Vanguard] The Presidency has described as untrue and unfair media reports which claimed renewed attacks in Borno State were as a result of recent release of the 21 Chibok girls.

[Vanguard] The Presidency has described as untrue and unfair media reports which claimed renewed attacks in Borno State were as a result of recent release of the 21 Chibok girls.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria