30 Countries for African Wrestling Championship in Port Harcourt

[Guardian] The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the Port Harcourt 2018 African Wrestling Championship has disclosed that the nation would be represented by 90 athletes at the competition scheduled to hold from February 5 to 12 at the Alfred Diete Sp…

[Guardian] The Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the Port Harcourt 2018 African Wrestling Championship has disclosed that the nation would be represented by 90 athletes at the competition scheduled to hold from February 5 to 12 at the Alfred Diete Spiff Civic Centre in the Garden City.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Suffocation, Injuries At SKD

[New Republic] While Liberians and international admirers of President George Weah were celebrating his inauguration, tragedy was befalling also on the side of happenings.

[New Republic] While Liberians and international admirers of President George Weah were celebrating his inauguration, tragedy was befalling also on the side of happenings.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Weah Hails Ellen’s Efforts

[New Republic] President George Weah has commended former president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for what he calls ‘laying the foundation for his government’.

[New Republic] President George Weah has commended former president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for what he calls 'laying the foundation for his government'.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mandela’s Davos Experience – Will Ramaphosa Face the Same?

[Daily Maverick] It’s 2018, Cyril Ramaphosa, now ANC President, arguably Madiba’s favourite son, is in Davos to sell ANC policies. There is no doubt that Ramaphosa will get similar calls from world leaders as Madiba did when he attended Davos, but this…

[Daily Maverick] It's 2018, Cyril Ramaphosa, now ANC President, arguably Madiba's favourite son, is in Davos to sell ANC policies. There is no doubt that Ramaphosa will get similar calls from world leaders as Madiba did when he attended Davos, but this time it will be around expropriation of land without compensation instead of nationalisation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

EFCC Goes After Its Own

[This Day] The suspended commander of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Academy, Mr Ayo Peter Olowonihi, is seeking judicial help after he was humiliated out of office by the leadership of the commission.

[This Day] The suspended commander of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Academy, Mr Ayo Peter Olowonihi, is seeking judicial help after he was humiliated out of office by the leadership of the commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Notes From the House – Parliamentary Eskom Inquiry to Run Parallel to Zuma’s State Capture Probe

[Daily Maverick] The first day back at Parliament after the end-of-year recess will see its inquiry into State Capture resuming where it left off in December. The only difference now is that after President Jacob Zuma’s extraordinary somersault, conven…

[Daily Maverick] The first day back at Parliament after the end-of-year recess will see its inquiry into State Capture resuming where it left off in December. The only difference now is that after President Jacob Zuma’s extraordinary somersault, conveniently on the eve of the NEC meeting that was expected to discuss his future, it has been announced at last that plans are in place to establish an official Commission of Inquiry. By MOIRA LEVY.

2017, the Third Hottest Year On Record

[New Era] Windhoek -According to temperature data released last week, last year was the third hottest year on record. The data shows that the global surface temperature of such levels was last seen in pre-industrial times, and scientists are certain th…

[New Era] Windhoek -According to temperature data released last week, last year was the third hottest year on record. The data shows that the global surface temperature of such levels was last seen in pre-industrial times, and scientists are certain that humanity's fossil fuel-burning is to blame. The data, published last week, means the last three years have been the hottest trio ever seen.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia