Pharaohs Back After 22 Years

[Monitor] Entebbe -It’s been so long since the Egyptian cames here that not even their legendary Esam El-Hadary has been to the Pearl of Africa as part of Africa’s most successful national football team.

[Monitor] Entebbe -It's been so long since the Egyptian cames here that not even their legendary Esam El-Hadary has been to the Pearl of Africa as part of Africa's most successful national football team.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Buhari Presides Over FEC, Osinbajo Takes Charge of ASUU Negotiations

[This Day] Abuja -For the first time in five months, President Muhammadu Buhari presided over the meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) Wednesday at the Presidential Villa, where he was greeted with a resounding applause from ministers as he w…

[This Day] Abuja -For the first time in five months, President Muhammadu Buhari presided over the meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) Wednesday at the Presidential Villa, where he was greeted with a resounding applause from ministers as he walked into the chamber.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ANC Leadership Race – Can Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Give Voters Enough Reason to Head to the Polls Come 2019?

[Daily Maverick] As Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma goes on the campaign trail around the country (and actually leaving KwaZulu-Natal from time to time) she is finally giving us a sense of the policies she is interested in. Wherever she goes, the initials are t…

[Daily Maverick] As Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma goes on the campaign trail around the country (and actually leaving KwaZulu-Natal from time to time) she is finally giving us a sense of the policies she is interested in. Wherever she goes, the initials are the same: RET - Radical Economic Transformation. She often adds a few sentences that link the words "land" and "expropriation". For someone who hardly ever used these phrases before, it is clearly for campaigning purposes only. If she were to win the leadership of the ANC, she

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Eastern Cape Hitchhikers Claim Intimidation By Taxis

[GroundUp] Hitchhikers in Eastern Cape say they are being attacked by taxi operators who force them to use their taxis instead of hitchhiking, which they say is cheaper.

[GroundUp] Hitchhikers in Eastern Cape say they are being attacked by taxi operators who force them to use their taxis instead of hitchhiking, which they say is cheaper.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Drops ‘Terror’ Case Against Anglophone Activists

[Deutsche Welle] Cameroon’s president has ordered a military court to halt its trial of Anglophone leaders to ease tensions with the country’s minority English-speaking areas. The activists faced a possible death sentence if convicted.

[Deutsche Welle] Cameroon's president has ordered a military court to halt its trial of Anglophone leaders to ease tensions with the country's minority English-speaking areas. The activists faced a possible death sentence if convicted.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

President Magufuli Stops Demolition of 300 Houses

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has ordered Temeke District council not to demolish over 300 houses which were marked for demolition in Toangoma Street in Kigamboni.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has ordered Temeke District council not to demolish over 300 houses which were marked for demolition in Toangoma Street in Kigamboni.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

A Must-Win to Keep World Cup Dream Alive

[Monitor] Kampala -There is still four matches before Africa’s five representatives at the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russia are known. This week is only match day three of six.

[Monitor] Kampala -There is still four matches before Africa's five representatives at the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russia are known. This week is only match day three of six.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Omborenga Signs Two-Year Contract With APR FC

[New Times] Rwanda international Fitina Omborenga has inked a two-year contract with APR FC, a deal that will keep him at the military club until the end of the 2018/2019 campaign.

[New Times] Rwanda international Fitina Omborenga has inked a two-year contract with APR FC, a deal that will keep him at the military club until the end of the 2018/2019 campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda