Queen’s Baton Arrives

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The iconic Queen’s Baton landed in Botswana from Namibia on Monday ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth games to be held in Australia.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The iconic Queen's Baton landed in Botswana from Namibia on Monday ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth games to be held in Australia.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Attorney General Stops Judiciary Staff Strike With Court Injunction

[Nyasa Times] Judiciary support staff planned strike today will not go ahead after Attorney General (AG) obtained an injunction restraining the workers from withdrawing labour.

[Nyasa Times] Judiciary support staff planned strike today will not go ahead after Attorney General (AG) obtained an injunction restraining the workers from withdrawing labour.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

‘Govt Should Pay for MPs’ Ford Ranger Cars’

[New Zimbabwe] BUHERA South Zanu PF legislator Joseph Chinotimba has suggested that the that government scraps outstanding loan repayments for Ford Ranger vehicles currently being used by MPs.

[New Zimbabwe] BUHERA South Zanu PF legislator Joseph Chinotimba has suggested that the that government scraps outstanding loan repayments for Ford Ranger vehicles currently being used by MPs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nyayo to Host Mashemeji Derby Sunday

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenyan Premier League has announced that the Mashemeji Derby will go on this Sunday as scheduled with the Nyayo National Stadium management agreeing to exceptionally open its gates, just for that one match.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenyan Premier League has announced that the Mashemeji Derby will go on this Sunday as scheduled with the Nyayo National Stadium management agreeing to exceptionally open its gates, just for that one match.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Non SADC Tourists to Pay Development Levy

[Botswana Daily News] Kasane -Tourists who do not originate from SADC countries will with effect from June this year start paying a P300 tourism development levy upon entry into Botswana.

[Botswana Daily News] Kasane -Tourists who do not originate from SADC countries will with effect from June this year start paying a P300 tourism development levy upon entry into Botswana.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

‘Flame and Song – ‘ a Family’s Struggle Building a Nation

[East African] Educated East Africans of a certain age will recall a time when the poem Building the Nation by Ugandan poet Henry Muwanga Barlow was essential reading in school, in the same league as writing by the leading lights in African literature.

[East African] Educated East Africans of a certain age will recall a time when the poem Building the Nation by Ugandan poet Henry Muwanga Barlow was essential reading in school, in the same league as writing by the leading lights in African literature.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MP Pokes Fun at Kasukuwere for ‘Performing Rituals’ in Parliament

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T legislator for Mabvuku-Tafara James Maridadi on Tuesday took time to poke fun at under-fire Zanu PF political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere for allegedly performing rituals in the legislative chamber in order to save his job.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T legislator for Mabvuku-Tafara James Maridadi on Tuesday took time to poke fun at under-fire Zanu PF political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere for allegedly performing rituals in the legislative chamber in order to save his job.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Acquisition of Chase Bank in Top Gear

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The quest for getting a suitable buyer for Chase Bank Kenya has inched higher as Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) shortlists investors who will bid to take an equity interest in the relationship Bank.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The quest for getting a suitable buyer for Chase Bank Kenya has inched higher as Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) shortlists investors who will bid to take an equity interest in the relationship Bank.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Raila Will Be On Ballot As Orange Party Candidate, Not Nasa

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Raila Odinga will only campaign as a National Super Alliance (NASA) aspirant but the ballot paper will have him as an ODM candidate, according to the Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Raila Odinga will only campaign as a National Super Alliance (NASA) aspirant but the ballot paper will have him as an ODM candidate, according to the Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Enforce the Law to Ensure Smooth August 8 Polls, Karua Tells IEBC

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Narc Kenya Party Leader Martha Karua has emphasised the need for the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to put in place adequate measures to ensure the August 8 polls are not bungled.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Narc Kenya Party Leader Martha Karua has emphasised the need for the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to put in place adequate measures to ensure the August 8 polls are not bungled.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya