Massa, Gyan – a Tale of Two Strikers

[Monitor] It will be a tale of two strikers when Uganda and Ghana lock horns in a Group D fixture at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations tournament in State de Port-Gentil today.

[Monitor] It will be a tale of two strikers when Uganda and Ghana lock horns in a Group D fixture at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations tournament in State de Port-Gentil today.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Vuwani Schooling Disrupted As Protest Leaders Expected in Court

[News24Wire] Scores of pupils in Vuwani, Limpopo, were staying home and many shops remained closed on Monday as community leaders, arrested during violent protests last year, were set to appear in a local court.

[News24Wire] Scores of pupils in Vuwani, Limpopo, were staying home and many shops remained closed on Monday as community leaders, arrested during violent protests last year, were set to appear in a local court.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Comrades Marathon Announces Route Change

[News24Wire] As aspirant Comrades runners prepare themselves for peak performance in this year’s up-run, the Comrades Marathon Association has announced the official distance of the 2017 Comrades Marathon as well as marginal changes to the route.

[News24Wire] As aspirant Comrades runners prepare themselves for peak performance in this year's up-run, the Comrades Marathon Association has announced the official distance of the 2017 Comrades Marathon as well as marginal changes to the route.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Trump, SA’s White Right’s White Knight?

[Daily Maverick] Steve Hofmeyr and Donald Trump. It’s a match made… well, somewhere. Organisers of a crowdfunding campaign to send Afrikaans singer Hofmeyr to Washington to meet Trump claim that their appeal is developing momentum. The aim of the mee…

[Daily Maverick] Steve Hofmeyr and Donald Trump. It's a match made... well, somewhere. Organisers of a crowdfunding campaign to send Afrikaans singer Hofmeyr to Washington to meet Trump claim that their appeal is developing momentum. The aim of the meeting? For Hofmeyr to sit down with Trump and persuade him that white genocide in South Africa is real. By REBECCA DAVIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

IMF Projects Positive Growth 2017

[Daily Trust] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected 0.8 percent GDP growth for Nigeria in 2017, a little below World Bank’s projections of 1percent growth for the period.

[Daily Trust] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has projected 0.8 percent GDP growth for Nigeria in 2017, a little below World Bank's projections of 1percent growth for the period.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dangote’s Multi-Million Dollar Truck Assembly Plant to Create 3,000 Jobs

[This Day] Determined the tap into the opportunity provided by the scarcity of forex in the country to create jobs, foremost entrepreneur, Aliko Dangote has embarked on the establishment of multi-million dollar vehicle assembly plant project in Lagos

[This Day] Determined the tap into the opportunity provided by the scarcity of forex in the country to create jobs, foremost entrepreneur, Aliko Dangote has embarked on the establishment of multi-million dollar vehicle assembly plant project in Lagos

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria