Ahmad Attends Super Eagles Farewell Match

[CAF] CAF President Ahmad Ahmad was among throng of dignitaries that witnessed Monday’s international friendly match between Nigeria and visiting Democratic Republic of Congo at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium ,Port Harcourt in South-South geographical …

[CAF] CAF President Ahmad Ahmad was among throng of dignitaries that witnessed Monday's international friendly match between Nigeria and visiting Democratic Republic of Congo at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium ,Port Harcourt in South-South geographical zone of Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mozambique Win, Seychelles Hold Madagascar in Group a

[SAFA] 30 May 2018 – The Seychelles played spoilers at the COSAFA Cup on Tuesday (29 May), holding a 10-man Madagascar to a 1-1 draw and opening up a chance for Mozambique to yet emerge as winners when Group A is concluded on Thursday (31 May).

[SAFA] 30 May 2018 - The Seychelles played spoilers at the COSAFA Cup on Tuesday (29 May), holding a 10-man Madagascar to a 1-1 draw and opening up a chance for Mozambique to yet emerge as winners when Group A is concluded on Thursday (31 May).

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

‘Relax, and Let the World Visit Rwanda,’ Critics of Arsenal Deal Told

[This is Africa] Critics are questioning President Kagame’s Arsenal sponsorship, saying that he used half of the Sh8,4 billion (£62 million) in foreign aid provided by the UK on a frivolous pursuit and against the earmarked programmes the money is assigned for. However, both the UK aid agency Department for International Development and the Rwanda Development Board have rebuffed these claims.

[This is Africa] Critics are questioning President Kagame's Arsenal sponsorship, saying that he used half of the Sh8,4 billion (£62 million) in foreign aid provided by the UK on a frivolous pursuit and against the earmarked programmes the money is assigned for. However, both the UK aid agency Department for International Development and the Rwanda Development Board have rebuffed these claims.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Amcon Boss Lauds CBN for Compelling Banks to Lend to Real Sector

[This Day] The Managing Director of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Mr. Ahmed Kuru, has commended the decision of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to take necessary measures to compel commercial banks to lend to the real sector for ec…

[This Day] The Managing Director of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Mr. Ahmed Kuru, has commended the decision of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to take necessary measures to compel commercial banks to lend to the real sector for economic growth and stability.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Major Gateway Beitbridge Is Dead, Says Opposition Leader Chamisa

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe cannot be said to be ‘open for business’ when border towns that are supposed to facilitate the smooth flow of goods and services like Beitbridge are ‘dead’, MDC Alliance leader, Nelson Chamisa, said.

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe cannot be said to be 'open for business' when border towns that are supposed to facilitate the smooth flow of goods and services like Beitbridge are 'dead', MDC Alliance leader, Nelson Chamisa, said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nollywood Star, Tonto Dikeh Donates Relief Items to Prison Inmates

[Vanguard] Ace Nollywood actress and humanitarian, Tonto Dikeh, has donated food items and other relief materials, including money to inmates during a goodwill visit to Suleja Prisons in Niger State.

[Vanguard] Ace Nollywood actress and humanitarian, Tonto Dikeh, has donated food items and other relief materials, including money to inmates during a goodwill visit to Suleja Prisons in Niger State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Return of the ‘Commissar’ and Some Thoughts On Writing

[The Herald] This time last year, I was finalising the writing of my book, “Death of the Commissar”, which is a compendium of poetry that focuses on contemporary issues in Southern Africa, dually set in Zimbabwe and South Africa.

[The Herald] This time last year, I was finalising the writing of my book, "Death of the Commissar", which is a compendium of poetry that focuses on contemporary issues in Southern Africa, dually set in Zimbabwe and South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruling Party Candidates Bury the Hatchet

[The Herald] Zanu-PF has initiated a “heal the wounds” programme in Makoni District in which winning and losing candidates in the just-ended primaries met and resolved to work together in preparation for harmonised elections.

[The Herald] Zanu-PF has initiated a "heal the wounds" programme in Makoni District in which winning and losing candidates in the just-ended primaries met and resolved to work together in preparation for harmonised elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Empowering Women Through Safe Menstrual Health

[Namibian] In a collective effort to draw attention on menstrual health and hygiene management, the Namibian government and the United Nations have hosted the first national commemoration of menstrual health and hygiene day in Namibia.

[Namibian] In a collective effort to draw attention on menstrual health and hygiene management, the Namibian government and the United Nations have hosted the first national commemoration of menstrual health and hygiene day in Namibia.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia