Commonwealth Games – Debutant Olude Return 17 Minutes Behind Record

[Guardian] As the athletics events begins at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, Nigeria’s Fadekemi Olude, a race-walker finished with a time of 1:49:31secs, a few minutes behind Australia’s Jane Kara Saville Games record of 1:32:46secs set in 2006.

[Guardian] As the athletics events begins at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, Nigeria's Fadekemi Olude, a race-walker finished with a time of 1:49:31secs, a few minutes behind Australia's Jane Kara Saville Games record of 1:32:46secs set in 2006.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Botswana President Expected in Harare

[The Herald] Botswana’s new President Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi is expected in Harare today on a one-day working visit and talks with his Zimbabwean counterpart President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Zimbabwe becomes one of the first two countries on the new Preside…

[The Herald] Botswana's new President Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi is expected in Harare today on a one-day working visit and talks with his Zimbabwean counterpart President Emmerson Mnangagwa. Zimbabwe becomes one of the first two countries on the new President's planned regional tours to introduce himself after being sworn in on April 1 as Botswana's fifth leader.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

CBN Governor Deploys New DGs

[Guardian] Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria Godwin Emefiele has assigned duties to the newly appointed Deputy Governors who assumed duty on March 28.

[Guardian] Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria Godwin Emefiele has assigned duties to the newly appointed Deputy Governors who assumed duty on March 28.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Memorial Service Is Held to Honour Late Boukhari Ahmed

[SPS] Shaheed Al-Hafed -A memorial service has been held at the President of the Republic to honour late martyr Sahrawi diplomat Ahmed Bukhari, who passed away on Tuesday after a long illness as he was carrying out his national duties as a Frente POLIS…

[SPS] Shaheed Al-Hafed -A memorial service has been held at the President of the Republic to honour late martyr Sahrawi diplomat Ahmed Bukhari, who passed away on Tuesday after a long illness as he was carrying out his national duties as a Frente POLISARIO representative to the United Nations.

source: AllAfrica News: Western Sahara

150 Delegates Expected At Abuja International Election Conference

[Guardian] The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the International Conference of Election Management Bodies (EMBs) in Africa and Southern Africa Development Community, says no fewer than 150 participants are expected at the conference scheduled for A…

[Guardian] The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the International Conference of Election Management Bodies (EMBs) in Africa and Southern Africa Development Community, says no fewer than 150 participants are expected at the conference scheduled for April 9 to April 11, in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Passionate Fans of Creative Cars Gather At Show in Seychelles

[Seychelles News Agency] People who are passionate about cars in Seychelles had the opportunity to feast their eyes on the creative ways cars are modified in a show organised last weekend.

[Seychelles News Agency] People who are passionate about cars in Seychelles had the opportunity to feast their eyes on the creative ways cars are modified in a show organised last weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles