Baxter Named New Bafana Coach

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -Englishman Stuart Baxter has been named the new coach of the South African men’s senior football team . This confirms weeks-long speculation Baxter would be returning for a second spell at the helm of the side. The 63-year-old …

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -Englishman Stuart Baxter has been named the new coach of the South African men's senior football team . This confirms weeks-long speculation Baxter would be returning for a second spell at the helm of the side. The 63-year-old succeeds Ephraim Mashaba, who was dismissed in December. Chief Executive Officer of the South African Football Association, Dennis Mumble, confirmed an agreement had been reached with Baxter's current employer, Supersport United on the release of the coach.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Senior Army Officer Lieutenant Ngwenya Dies

[The Herald] Zimbabwe Defence Forces senior officer Lieutenant Colonel Albert Ngwenya, who died on Monday after a short illness, was laid to rest yesterday at West Park Cemetery in Bulawayo. ZDF said in a statement yesterday that Lt Col Ngwenya died at…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe Defence Forces senior officer Lieutenant Colonel Albert Ngwenya, who died on Monday after a short illness, was laid to rest yesterday at West Park Cemetery in Bulawayo. ZDF said in a statement yesterday that Lt Col Ngwenya died at Mater Dei Hospital in Bulawayo after a short illness.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Borno Councillor Bags 4 Years Jail Term for IDPs Items Sale

[Vanguard] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday, May 4, 2017 secured the conviction of a Supervisory Councillor from Mafa Local Government Area, Umar Ibrahim and one Bulama Ali Zangebe, who were prosecuted before Justice F. U…

[Vanguard] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday, May 4, 2017 secured the conviction of a Supervisory Councillor from Mafa Local Government Area, Umar Ibrahim and one Bulama Ali Zangebe, who were prosecuted before Justice F. Umaru of the State High Court Maiduguri on a 4-count charge bordering on conspiracy to sell and misappropriate the proceed of rice meant for internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Mafa Local Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Afrocentric Jazz Artist Ernest Ikwanga to Launch ‘Chisekese’ Album At BICC On May 6

[Nyasa Times] Renown Afrocentric Jazz recording artist, Ernest Ikwanga, says all is set for his long awaited ‘Chisekese’ album launch slated to take place at Bingu International Conference Centre-Amphitheatre in Lilongwe,Tomorrow 6th of May.

[Nyasa Times] Renown Afrocentric Jazz recording artist, Ernest Ikwanga, says all is set for his long awaited 'Chisekese' album launch slated to take place at Bingu International Conference Centre-Amphitheatre in Lilongwe,Tomorrow 6th of May.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Evangelist TB Joshua to Relocate to Israel

[Monitor] Pastor Joshua Temitope Balogun commonly known as TB Joshua, a well-known pastor from Nigeria has stirred controversy by announcing that he will be leaving Nigeria, his home country to settle in Israel. Social media sites have been awash with …

[Monitor] Pastor Joshua Temitope Balogun commonly known as TB Joshua, a well-known pastor from Nigeria has stirred controversy by announcing that he will be leaving Nigeria, his home country to settle in Israel. Social media sites have been awash with the news, stating that this move has shattered the hearts of his followers in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP – Anxiety As Crisis Lingers

[Vanguard] Yesrtday’s decision of the Supreme Court to defer to May 25 further hearing on the issue of the locus of the Ahmed Makarfi faction of the People Democratic Party, PDP to bring a matter to court in the name of the party has further set party …

[Vanguard] Yesrtday's decision of the Supreme Court to defer to May 25 further hearing on the issue of the locus of the Ahmed Makarfi faction of the People Democratic Party, PDP to bring a matter to court in the name of the party has further set party members on edge.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Private Sector Needs to Invest in Students – Chief Justice

[News24Wire] Students should not only fight government in their quest for free education, but also target the private sector, former SABC COO said at the Tshwane University of Technology in Soshanguve on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Students should not only fight government in their quest for free education, but also target the private sector, former SABC COO said at the Tshwane University of Technology in Soshanguve on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

What I’ve Been Doing Behind the Scene – Chuddy K

[Vanguard] Delta State-born Ajegunle-bred singer, Chukwudi Ken Agali, better known as Chuddy K, is back on the Nigerian music scene after a brief hiatus. The “Slow Slow” crooner who had to go through the hard knocks of ghetto life to carve a niche for …

[Vanguard] Delta State-born Ajegunle-bred singer, Chukwudi Ken Agali, better known as Chuddy K, is back on the Nigerian music scene after a brief hiatus. The "Slow Slow" crooner who had to go through the hard knocks of ghetto life to carve a niche for himself in the Nigerian music industry seems to be finding his way back to prominence. This time it looks like he is back for good courtesy of his new affinity with a South African based record label which he didn't reveal to Showtime.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IDAC Slashes Kimanzi’s Ban to Four Matches

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mathare United head coach Francis Kimanzi has had his six-match suspension by the Kenyan Premier League Independent Disciplinary and Complaints Committee slashed to four matches after a successful appeal at the Appeals Committee.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mathare United head coach Francis Kimanzi has had his six-match suspension by the Kenyan Premier League Independent Disciplinary and Complaints Committee slashed to four matches after a successful appeal at the Appeals Committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya