30 Teams Through to League Play-Offs

[Nation] Thirty teams have qualified for Kenya Basketball Federation National League play-offs which begin under a new format at Nyayo National Stadium Gymnasium, Nairobi, this weekend.

[Nation] Thirty teams have qualified for Kenya Basketball Federation National League play-offs which begin under a new format at Nyayo National Stadium Gymnasium, Nairobi, this weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tour Du Rwanda – Canadian Team Say They Are Excited to Take Part

[New Times] Canada’s LowestRates cycling team are in a buoyant mood ahead of their maiden appearance in the annual Tour du Rwanda competition, scheduled for November 13-20.

[New Times] Canada's LowestRates cycling team are in a buoyant mood ahead of their maiden appearance in the annual Tour du Rwanda competition, scheduled for November 13-20.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Houses Destroyed After Head Teacher’s Death

[Monitor] Mayuge -Chaos reigned in Matovu village, Bukaboli sub-county in Mayuge District when police fired live bullets and teargas to disperse residents who were protesting the death of a head teacher whose hacked body was found in a maize plantation.

[Monitor] Mayuge -Chaos reigned in Matovu village, Bukaboli sub-county in Mayuge District when police fired live bullets and teargas to disperse residents who were protesting the death of a head teacher whose hacked body was found in a maize plantation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Shufaa Changawa Storms Quarterfinals of Africa Nations Tennis Championship

[Nation] Kenya’s Shufaa Changawa is the sole women’s player left in the Africa Nations Tennis Championship after advancing to the quarterfinals at the Nairobi Club.

[Nation] Kenya's Shufaa Changawa is the sole women's player left in the Africa Nations Tennis Championship after advancing to the quarterfinals at the Nairobi Club.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Army Called in to Help Douse ‘Massive’ Fire

[News24Wire] Authorities in Harare say they’ve called on the army and police to help tame a massive fire at a big dumpsite that’s caused a pall of smoke to settle over parts of the capital.

[News24Wire] Authorities in Harare say they've called on the army and police to help tame a massive fire at a big dumpsite that's caused a pall of smoke to settle over parts of the capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rwasamanzi Rues Missed Opportunities

[New Times] APR head coach Yves Rwasamanzi has warned his players against squandering goal-scoring opportunities, a phenomenon that has left the champions frustrated even against lowly league sides.

[New Times] APR head coach Yves Rwasamanzi has warned his players against squandering goal-scoring opportunities, a phenomenon that has left the champions frustrated even against lowly league sides.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwf1 Billion Poultry, Livestock Project for Jobless Youths

[New Times] Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB) has embarked on implementing a Rwf1 billion poultry and livestock project designed for jobless youths grouped under cooperatives.

[New Times] Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB) has embarked on implementing a Rwf1 billion poultry and livestock project designed for jobless youths grouped under cooperatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Police Peacekeepers Complete South Sudan Rotation Exercise

[New Times] The rotation exercise of Rwanda Formed Police Units One and Two under the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) ended yesterday with the send off of 120 police officers and arrival of an equal number.

[New Times] The rotation exercise of Rwanda Formed Police Units One and Two under the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) ended yesterday with the send off of 120 police officers and arrival of an equal number.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Ferwacy Earmarks Rwf460 Million for 2016 Tour Du Rwanda

[New Times] This year’s Tour du Rwanda race, which begins on Sunday, will cost an estimated Rwf460 million, the president of Rwanda Cycling Federation (Ferwacy), Aimable Bayingana has said.

[New Times] This year's Tour du Rwanda race, which begins on Sunday, will cost an estimated Rwf460 million, the president of Rwanda Cycling Federation (Ferwacy), Aimable Bayingana has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Of Judiciary, Fight Against Corruption

[The Herald] The independence of the Judiciary is the bedrock upon which the rule of law is founded. When judges make their decisions, these decisions should be based upon fact and the law. There is always likely to be some attempt at interference from…

[The Herald] The independence of the Judiciary is the bedrock upon which the rule of law is founded. When judges make their decisions, these decisions should be based upon fact and the law. There is always likely to be some attempt at interference from governments, public opinion, media backlash and sometimes from the opposition and the civic society partners. But it is the responsibility of the Judiciary to withstand this pressure and tenaciously protect the constitution.Powerful people and institutions are not keen t

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe