Cycling Sensation’s Life Cut Short

[Namibia Economist] The Namibian Cycling Federation (NCF), and the cycling fraternity in Namibia as a whole are devasted at the terrible news that cyclist Raul Costa Seibeb, tragically passed away on May 1.

[Namibia Economist] The Namibian Cycling Federation (NCF), and the cycling fraternity in Namibia as a whole are devasted at the terrible news that cyclist Raul Costa Seibeb, tragically passed away on May 1.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

First Stormers Start for Kiwi Treeby

[News24Wire] Kiwi centre Shaun Treeby will make his first start for the Stormers in their Super Rugby clash against the Hurricanes at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on Friday (09:35 SA time).

[News24Wire] Kiwi centre Shaun Treeby will make his first start for the Stormers in their Super Rugby clash against the Hurricanes at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on Friday (09:35 SA time).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Three Hurrahs!’ for World Press Freedom Day, an African Concept

[Daily News] Three ‘Hurrahs for World Press Freedom Day/ World Press Day’ today, May 3, so-proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in 1993 following a Recommendation adopted at the 26th UNESCO General Conference in 1991.

[Daily News] Three 'Hurrahs for World Press Freedom Day/ World Press Day' today, May 3, so-proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in 1993 following a Recommendation adopted at the 26th UNESCO General Conference in 1991.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Accused Confessed to Killing Stascha Arends, Courts Hears

[News24Wire] The 31-year-old man accused of killing 11-year-old Stascha Arends allegedly confessed to the murder, the Mitchell’s Plain Magistrate’s court heard on Wednesday morning.

[News24Wire] The 31-year-old man accused of killing 11-year-old Stascha Arends allegedly confessed to the murder, the Mitchell's Plain Magistrate's court heard on Wednesday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Justice Dept Summoned to Court After Case Postponed 69 Times

[News24Wire] The regional head of the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development in Gauteng, Emily Dhlamini, and its Director General, Vusi Madonsela, were on Tuesday subpoenaed to appear before the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court to explain …

[News24Wire] The regional head of the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development in Gauteng, Emily Dhlamini, and its Director General, Vusi Madonsela, were on Tuesday subpoenaed to appear before the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court to explain why a particular matter had been postponed almost 70 times.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Children Showcase Talent At ‘Same Voices’ Art Exhibition

[New Times] The beneficiaries were drawn from places like the Gikondo Hope Home for Children, Umucyo Wejo Transit Center, Kimisagara Youth Center, and Nyamata. The workshops that lasted a week each were made possible by the volunteer hands of other est…

[New Times] The beneficiaries were drawn from places like the Gikondo Hope Home for Children, Umucyo Wejo Transit Center, Kimisagara Youth Center, and Nyamata. The workshops that lasted a week each were made possible by the volunteer hands of other established visual artists like Tabaro Poupoute, and Umuhoza Naomi. Art students from the Nyundo Art School also volunteered to take the budding artists through the drills.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Premium Times Names Ombudsman Board for Public Oversight of Its Journalism

[Premium Times] As the world celebrates World Press Freedom Day, PREMIUM TIMES today announced a bold initiative to make its journalism more transparent, and its editorial decision-making more accountable, by officially constituting an oversight board …

[Premium Times] As the world celebrates World Press Freedom Day, PREMIUM TIMES today announced a bold initiative to make its journalism more transparent, and its editorial decision-making more accountable, by officially constituting an oversight board to serve as advocate for our readers with regards to any professional or ethical flops.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria