U.S. Funds Could Be Diverted to Al-Shabaab, Watchdog Warns

[Shabelle] The State Department’s Africa Bureau is failing to ensure that US funding for the Somali government is not diverted to Al-Shabaab terror group, the department’s watchdog unit warned on Monday.

[Shabelle] The State Department's Africa Bureau is failing to ensure that US funding for the Somali government is not diverted to Al-Shabaab terror group, the department's watchdog unit warned on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

D-Day Beckons for Ahly, Wydad

[CAF] It’s D-day for the continent’s premier club competition as the Total CAF Champions League 2017 reaches its climax on Saturday with Wydad Athletic Club of Morocco battling Egyptian giants, Al Ahly for the Holy Grail of African club football.

[CAF] It's D-day for the continent's premier club competition as the Total CAF Champions League 2017 reaches its climax on Saturday with Wydad Athletic Club of Morocco battling Egyptian giants, Al Ahly for the Holy Grail of African club football.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

New Twist to Sex ‘By Mistake’

[The Herald] In a new twist of events, a Harare man who is accused of raping his housemate’s unsuspecting wife yesterday denied the allegations and insisted that he had a love affair with the woman. Nkosilathi Sibanda (27) is alleged to have tiptoed fr…

[The Herald] In a new twist of events, a Harare man who is accused of raping his housemate's unsuspecting wife yesterday denied the allegations and insisted that he had a love affair with the woman. Nkosilathi Sibanda (27) is alleged to have tiptoed from his bedroom while naked in the wee hours and got into the woman's blankets under the cover of darkness. It is the State's case that the accused started caressing and kissing his victim before raping her.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Commits to Upgrading Livelihoods in Settlements

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Government is committed to upgrading the livelihoods of many Batswana residing in all recognised settlements across the country, says the Assistant Minister of Local Government and Rural Development.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Government is committed to upgrading the livelihoods of many Batswana residing in all recognised settlements across the country, says the Assistant Minister of Local Government and Rural Development.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Case of Missing Exam Papers Under Investigation in Gatundu

[Capital FM] Nairobi -All officials involved in the management of the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education exams in Gatundu North, Kiambu County are under probe after a number of examination papers went missing.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -All officials involved in the management of the Kenya Certificate of Primary Education exams in Gatundu North, Kiambu County are under probe after a number of examination papers went missing.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Shoprite Stores Open in Moshupa

[Botswana Daily News] Moshupa -Vice President Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi says government will do everything in its power to make conditions of starting and expanding business less cumbersome.

[Botswana Daily News] Moshupa -Vice President Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi says government will do everything in its power to make conditions of starting and expanding business less cumbersome.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Sport Rewarding Career

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development, Thapelo Olopeng says sport is now a rewarding career unlike in the past.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development, Thapelo Olopeng says sport is now a rewarding career unlike in the past.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Orji Kalu Denies 2019 Presidential Ambition

[Premium Times] A former Abia governor and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Orji Kalu, has distanced himself from campaign posters pasted along Airport Road, Abuja, with the inscription: “Vote Orji Kalu for President on the platform …

[Premium Times] A former Abia governor and a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Orji Kalu, has distanced himself from campaign posters pasted along Airport Road, Abuja, with the inscription: "Vote Orji Kalu for President on the platform of the APC."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria