SA Trio Win Big At Athletics World Cup

[News24Wire] Three South African athletes took victories at the inaugural Athletics World Cup in London, England at the weekend with five more individuals stepped on the podium in their events.

[News24Wire] Three South African athletes took victories at the inaugural Athletics World Cup in London, England at the weekend with five more individuals stepped on the podium in their events.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Transcorp CEO Harps On Enabling Environment for Tourism

[This Day] The Managing Director of Transcorp, Mr Valentine Ozigbo has called on governments at all levels to encourage the growth of marketing destinations, which he noted, will do a lot in promoting tourism and aid the growth of the Nigerian economy.

[This Day] The Managing Director of Transcorp, Mr Valentine Ozigbo has called on governments at all levels to encourage the growth of marketing destinations, which he noted, will do a lot in promoting tourism and aid the growth of the Nigerian economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MeerKAT Radio Telescope Inaugurated in South Africa – Reveals Clearest View Yet of Centre of the Milky Way

[SKA Africa] Deputy President of the Republic of South Africa, Mr David Mabuza, today officially inaugurated the MeerKAT radio telescope. After a decade in design and construction, this project of South Africa’s Department of Science and Technology has…

[SKA Africa] Deputy President of the Republic of South Africa, Mr David Mabuza, today officially inaugurated the MeerKAT radio telescope. After a decade in design and construction, this project of South Africa's Department of Science and Technology has now begun science operations. At the launch event, a panorama obtained with the new telescope was unveiled that reveals extraordinary detail in the region surrounding the supermassive black hole at the centre of our Milky Way Galaxy. This is one of several very exc

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Remembering 2010 Attack, Ugandans Boost Security for World Cup Finals

[VOA] Soccer fans around the world will be watching Saturday as England plays Belgium for third place in the World Cup, and on Sunday when France battles Croatia for the title.

[VOA] Soccer fans around the world will be watching Saturday as England plays Belgium for third place in the World Cup, and on Sunday when France battles Croatia for the title.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Image of Supermassive Black Hole at Galaxy’s Centre Stuns Scientists

[Daily Maverick] In the months and years to come, the data used to build a picture of the centre of the Milky Way will be analysed and academic papers written, as astronomers work at answering some of our galaxy’s deeper secrets.

[Daily Maverick] In the months and years to come, the data used to build a picture of the centre of the Milky Way will be analysed and academic papers written, as astronomers work at answering some of our galaxy's deeper secrets.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fayemi’s Victory Is Defeat of Obasanjo, Fayose – Presidency

[Vanguard] Kayode Fayemi’s victory in the Ekiti State governorship election is a referendum on President Muhammadu Buhari’s leadership of the country and defeat for the divisive politics played by Dr. Olusegun Obasanjo and Governor Ayodele Fayose, the …

[Vanguard] Kayode Fayemi's victory in the Ekiti State governorship election is a referendum on President Muhammadu Buhari's leadership of the country and defeat for the divisive politics played by Dr. Olusegun Obasanjo and Governor Ayodele Fayose, the Presidency said, yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition Challenges Early Police Voting

[VOA] Zimbabwe’s main opposition party is challenging early voting by some police officers, which it says is part of vote-rigging efforts by the country’s election body in favor of the ruling ZANU-PF party.

[VOA] Zimbabwe's main opposition party is challenging early voting by some police officers, which it says is part of vote-rigging efforts by the country's election body in favor of the ruling ZANU-PF party.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe