Athletics – Athletes Off to COSSASA Games

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana Integrated Sports Association (BISA) and Botswana Primary Schools Sports Association (BOPSSA) has sent a team of about 200 athletes to Lesotho to participate at this year’s Confederation of Southern Africa Schoo…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana Integrated Sports Association (BISA) and Botswana Primary Schools Sports Association (BOPSSA) has sent a team of about 200 athletes to Lesotho to participate at this year's Confederation of Southern Africa School Sports Association (COSSASA) games.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Black Industrialists to Explore Opportunities in Uganda

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) will lead a group of black industrialists on an outward trade mission to Uganda in efforts to help them market their products.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Trade and Industry (dti) will lead a group of black industrialists on an outward trade mission to Uganda in efforts to help them market their products.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

No Crisis At Sunshine – Tobias

[Namibian] Boxing promoter Nestor Tobias on Wednesday shrugged off suggestions that the MTC Sunshine Boxing and Fitness Academy was in turmoil as ex-world champion Paulus ‘The Rock’ Ambunda pushes for an exit from “Africa’s leading boxing stable”.

[Namibian] Boxing promoter Nestor Tobias on Wednesday shrugged off suggestions that the MTC Sunshine Boxing and Fitness Academy was in turmoil as ex-world champion Paulus 'The Rock' Ambunda pushes for an exit from "Africa's leading boxing stable".

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

AMISOM Fetes Uganda Police Officers for Distinguished Role in Stabilizing Somalia

[Dalsan Radio] A contingent of Individual Police Officers (IPOs) from Uganda have been feted by the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) for their outstanding contribution in stabilizing the country. The officers who have completed their tour of d…

[Dalsan Radio] A contingent of Individual Police Officers (IPOs) from Uganda have been feted by the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) for their outstanding contribution in stabilizing the country. The officers who have completed their tour of duty were decorated at a function held in Mogadishu on Tuesday, presided by the AMISOM Police Chief of Staff, Rex Dundun.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mass Demos Follow Student Guilty Verdict

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudanese students took to the streets in the national capital of Khartoum yesterday in protest against a court verdict condemning Asim Omar, a student at Khartoum University who was on trial on capital charges for allegedly ki…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudanese students took to the streets in the national capital of Khartoum yesterday in protest against a court verdict condemning Asim Omar, a student at Khartoum University who was on trial on capital charges for allegedly killing a policeman. The court has postponed the verdict several times, and opposition voices have called for Omar's release.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Dr Mudawi Released After Pardon, All Charges Dropped

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudanese human rights champion Dr Mudawi Ibrahim, who has been in detention in Khartoum’s infamous Kober prison since December last year, was released late last night – along with five other detainees – in accordance with a Re…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudanese human rights champion Dr Mudawi Ibrahim, who has been in detention in Khartoum's infamous Kober prison since December last year, was released late last night - along with five other detainees - in accordance with a Republican decree issued by President Omar Al Bashir.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Violent Central Darfur Camp Raid

[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -A woman was injured when armed men fired heavily into the air during a raid on the market of the Northern camp for the displaced in Nierteti, Central Darfur on Sunday Night.

[Radio Dabanga] Nierteti -A woman was injured when armed men fired heavily into the air during a raid on the market of the Northern camp for the displaced in Nierteti, Central Darfur on Sunday Night.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan