Remembering the Blue Notes – South Africa’s First Generation of Free Jazz

[The Conversation Africa] “We were all kind of rebels,” drummer Louis Tebogo Moholo-Moholo recalls, “so, like birds of a feather, [we] flocked together.”

[The Conversation Africa] "We were all kind of rebels," drummer Louis Tebogo Moholo-Moholo recalls, "so, like birds of a feather, [we] flocked together."

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Customs Impounds Over 1000 Smuggled Rifles

[Guardian] Operatives of the Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, have smashed a syndicate that specialised in smuggling weapons into the country after the discovery of 1,100 pump action riffles loaded in a 20-foot container.

[Guardian] Operatives of the Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, have smashed a syndicate that specialised in smuggling weapons into the country after the discovery of 1,100 pump action riffles loaded in a 20-foot container.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Rider Twizerane Eyes Tour Du Rwanda Glory

[New Times] AFTER winning the Central Challenge cycling race on Saturday to clinch his maiden professional title, youngster Mathieu Twizerane has set his sights on the prestigious Tour du Rwanda.

[New Times] AFTER winning the Central Challenge cycling race on Saturday to clinch his maiden professional title, youngster Mathieu Twizerane has set his sights on the prestigious Tour du Rwanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Security Agents Destroy 3 Al-Shabaab Camps in Boni Forest

[Nation] Officers conducting the ongoing multi-agency security Operation Linda Boni in Lamu have discovered and destroyed three key Al-Shabaab hideouts at Lango la Simba in Witu Division of Lamu West.

[Nation] Officers conducting the ongoing multi-agency security Operation Linda Boni in Lamu have discovered and destroyed three key Al-Shabaab hideouts at Lango la Simba in Witu Division of Lamu West.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigeria to Get Over $4 Bn in Technology Transfer From India

[Leadership] Lagos -Nigeria is to experience huge technology transfer of over $4 billion from India as the governments of both countries rekindle long- standing relationships at the third Indo-Africa ICT Expo which ended yesterday in Lagos with over 3,…

[Leadership] Lagos -Nigeria is to experience huge technology transfer of over $4 billion from India as the governments of both countries rekindle long- standing relationships at the third Indo-Africa ICT Expo which ended yesterday in Lagos with over 3,000 delegates from across Africa and India witnessing the inauguration of the technology event.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Didn’t Snub Ganduje in Daura – Presidency

[Leadership] Abuja -The Presidency has refuted reports that President Muhammadu Buhari snubbed Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje in Daura during the Sallah celebrations.

[Leadership] Abuja -The Presidency has refuted reports that President Muhammadu Buhari snubbed Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje in Daura during the Sallah celebrations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria