Soldier Produces Gun in Marijuana Brawl, Accidentally Shoots Self

[New Zimbabwe] A soldier shot himself on the hand after his service pistol discharged during a beer brawl putting paid to claims that the country’s military personnel are now turning into villains.

[New Zimbabwe] A soldier shot himself on the hand after his service pistol discharged during a beer brawl putting paid to claims that the country's military personnel are now turning into villains.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Standard Bank Pioneers Banking in Aussenkehr Valley

[New Era] Windhoek -Having operated as the only commercial bank in Aussenkehr Valley in the //Karas Region for the past 13 years, Standard Bank has once again taken the lead to recently unveil a modern banking facility to the tune of N$4.5 million.

[New Era] Windhoek -Having operated as the only commercial bank in Aussenkehr Valley in the //Karas Region for the past 13 years, Standard Bank has once again taken the lead to recently unveil a modern banking facility to the tune of N$4.5 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Medics Call for Mental Examination of Presidential Candidates

[Observer] Medics have recommended that presidential candidates as well as other leaders be subjected to full mental and physical examinations to ascertain their level of thinking, recognition of challenges and planning abilities to lead.

[Observer] Medics have recommended that presidential candidates as well as other leaders be subjected to full mental and physical examinations to ascertain their level of thinking, recognition of challenges and planning abilities to lead.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

PSL Board Indaba Today

[The Herald] Premier Soccer League clubs will get the biggest hint of who will be granted the next broadcasting rights when the top-flight body’s governors convene in Harare for an extraordinary meeting today. All the 18 Premier Soccer League club repr…

[The Herald] Premier Soccer League clubs will get the biggest hint of who will be granted the next broadcasting rights when the top-flight body's governors convene in Harare for an extraordinary meeting today. All the 18 Premier Soccer League club representatives will be at the indaba. Premier Soccer League communications and media liaison officer Kudzai Bare said items on the agenda include "a review of the 2017 season and to prepare for the next season."

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cheetahs Do the Double

[The Herald] Just a month after touching the heavens with their qualification for the Rugby Seven World Cup, the Zambezi Cheetahs were celebrating once again on Wednesday night when they scooped a double at the Annual National Sports Awards in Harare.

[The Herald] Just a month after touching the heavens with their qualification for the Rugby Seven World Cup, the Zambezi Cheetahs were celebrating once again on Wednesday night when they scooped a double at the Annual National Sports Awards in Harare.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Who Takes 2017 MTN/FAZ League Awards?

[Times of Zambia] After a pulsating nine months of Super Division action, players and coaches will be rewarded for their efforts at tonight’s MTN/FAZ awards gala in Kitwe.

[Times of Zambia] After a pulsating nine months of Super Division action, players and coaches will be rewarded for their efforts at tonight's MTN/FAZ awards gala in Kitwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

High Court Stop Bus Terminus Construction On Wetlands

[263Chat] High Court Judge Justice Felistus Chatukuta on Thursday 14 December 2017 interdicted the Harare City Council (HCC) from proceeding with constructing a bus terminus and an informal sector traders’ market on a wetlands, a development which resi…

[263Chat] High Court Judge Justice Felistus Chatukuta on Thursday 14 December 2017 interdicted the Harare City Council (HCC) from proceeding with constructing a bus terminus and an informal sector traders' market on a wetlands, a development which residents deemed could pose environmental and health threats to their families.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

I Never Thought of Graduating With 1st Class – Abu Graduand

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Aliu Abdullateef Eleran, an indigene of Ilorin, Kwara State, was the cynosure during the recent convocation of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria having emerged as the best graduate.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Aliu Abdullateef Eleran, an indigene of Ilorin, Kwara State, was the cynosure during the recent convocation of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria having emerged as the best graduate.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Dangers of a Self-Serving Judiciary

[Daily Trust] On Tuesday, the Court of Appeal, Lagos Division, struck out criminal charges filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against a serving judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Hyeladzira Nganjiwa. The judge had been a…

[Daily Trust] On Tuesday, the Court of Appeal, Lagos Division, struck out criminal charges filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against a serving judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Hyeladzira Nganjiwa. The judge had been arraigned on a 14-count charge before Justice Adedayo Akintoye of the Lagos State High Court. The judge was alleged to have received a total of $260,000 and N8.65 million (about N81,705,000) gratification from some lawyers to enrich himself. Trial had already started when a

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria