Magufuli Sends His Condolences to Sykes Family

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli on Thursday, November 23, sent his condolence message to the family of Kleist Sykes, who passed away on Wednesday (November 22) at the Aga Khan Hospital in Dar es Salaam where he was receiving treatment.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli on Thursday, November 23, sent his condolence message to the family of Kleist Sykes, who passed away on Wednesday (November 22) at the Aga Khan Hospital in Dar es Salaam where he was receiving treatment.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Panel of Guinean Judges Concludes Investigation Into 2009 Conakry Stadium Massacre

[PR Newswire] Washington -The United States welcomes the progress made by the panel of Guinean judges investigating the September 28, 2009 massacre of more than 150 protesters and rape of 100 women by security forces during a peaceful protest in Conakr…

[PR Newswire] Washington -The United States welcomes the progress made by the panel of Guinean judges investigating the September 28, 2009 massacre of more than 150 protesters and rape of 100 women by security forces during a peaceful protest in Conakry, Guinea. On November 9, 2017, the domestic panel reached an important milestone when the judges formally concluded their investigation and brought charges against more than 14 suspects.

source: AllAfrica News: Guinea

Pistorius Shows Lack of ‘Genuine Remorse’ – Judge

[News24Wire] Former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, convicted of the 2013 murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, displays a lack of remorse and does not appreciate the gravity of his actions, the Supreme Court of Appeal said on Friday.

[News24Wire] Former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, convicted of the 2013 murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, displays a lack of remorse and does not appreciate the gravity of his actions, the Supreme Court of Appeal said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Drones Are Being Used in Zanzibar’s Fight Against Malaria

[The Conversation Africa] On a typically hot and humid July day in Stonetown, the capital of Zanzibar, a gaggle of children, teenagers and the odd parents watched our small drone take flight. My colleagues Makame Makame, Khamis Haji and I had finally f…

[The Conversation Africa] On a typically hot and humid July day in Stonetown, the capital of Zanzibar, a gaggle of children, teenagers and the odd parents watched our small drone take flight. My colleagues Makame Makame, Khamis Haji and I had finally found the perfect launch spot.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tennis – Top TZ, Kenya Players Renew Rivalry in Dar

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Five titles will be up for grabs during this year’s BQ Open tennis tournament, which roars into life tomorrow at the Dar es Salaam Gymkhana Club.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Five titles will be up for grabs during this year's BQ Open tennis tournament, which roars into life tomorrow at the Dar es Salaam Gymkhana Club.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

UP, LP Suffer Setback

[NEWS] Barely two days after their complaints of irregularities and fraud during the October 10 polls were trashed by the National Elections Commission (NEC) Hearing Officer, Liberty Party and Unity Party have suffered another setback.

[NEWS] Barely two days after their complaints of irregularities and fraud during the October 10 polls were trashed by the National Elections Commission (NEC) Hearing Officer, Liberty Party and Unity Party have suffered another setback.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Wheelchair Basketball – Angola Among Best African Five

[ANGOP] Durban -The Angolan wheelchair basketball team finished in the 5th position in the African championship after beating Zimbabwe (52-42), thus accomplishing the goal outlined by the Angolan Olympic Committee (CPA).

[ANGOP] Durban -The Angolan wheelchair basketball team finished in the 5th position in the African championship after beating Zimbabwe (52-42), thus accomplishing the goal outlined by the Angolan Olympic Committee (CPA).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Basketball – Angolan Team Urged to Improve Defensive Aspects

[ANGOP] Luanda -The basketball analyst and former player, Herlander Coimbra, Wednesday in Luanda urged the Angolan team to be focused on improving defensive aspects, should they want to qualify for FIBA World Championship in 2019.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The basketball analyst and former player, Herlander Coimbra, Wednesday in Luanda urged the Angolan team to be focused on improving defensive aspects, should they want to qualify for FIBA World Championship in 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola