Teachers’ Bank Risks Closure, JPM Says

[Daily News] President John Magufuli has told teachers gathered in Dodoma for their annual general meeting today (Thursday) that their Mwalimu Commercial Bank (MCB) is among poor performing banks in the country, hence risks closure.

[Daily News] President John Magufuli has told teachers gathered in Dodoma for their annual general meeting today (Thursday) that their Mwalimu Commercial Bank (MCB) is among poor performing banks in the country, hence risks closure.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kotecha Dismisses Burundi’s Kitambala to Storm Semis

[Nation] Sneha Kotecha was the sole home winner in Thursday’s final batch of quarterfinals in the on going Karen Open Tennis Championship been played at the Karen Country Club.

[Nation] Sneha Kotecha was the sole home winner in Thursday's final batch of quarterfinals in the on going Karen Open Tennis Championship been played at the Karen Country Club.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Armed Madzibaba Gathry Stalks President

[The Herald] Self-styled Harare prophet Gathry Chiredzero (popularly known as Madzibaba Gathry) allegedly masqueraded as a Central Intelligence Organisation (CIO) operative and stalked President Emmerson Mnangagwa while armed with a loaded pistol.

[The Herald] Self-styled Harare prophet Gathry Chiredzero (popularly known as Madzibaba Gathry) allegedly masqueraded as a Central Intelligence Organisation (CIO) operative and stalked President Emmerson Mnangagwa while armed with a loaded pistol.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mombasa Varsity to Pay Ex-VC Josphat Mwatela Sh28 Million for Unfair Dismissal

[Nation] The Technical University of Mombasa has finally agreed to compensate its former Vice-Chancellor Josphat Mwatelah Sh28 million after controversially terming his contract on the directive of Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i last year.

[Nation] The Technical University of Mombasa has finally agreed to compensate its former Vice-Chancellor Josphat Mwatelah Sh28 million after controversially terming his contract on the directive of Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Arona Jabang Confident of CAF Champions Triumph

[Observer] 22-year-old Gambian defensive midfielder Arona Jabang during the team’s training session at the George Weah Technical Center in Careysburg (Photo Credit: LISCR FC).

[Observer] 22-year-old Gambian defensive midfielder Arona Jabang during the team's training session at the George Weah Technical Center in Careysburg (Photo Credit: LISCR FC).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Congress Marks Dawn of New Era

[The Herald] Zanu-PF’s Extraordinary Congress, to be held today, marks the beginning of a new era that should see party cadres dumping toxic politics and concentrating on bread and butter issues, President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said.

[The Herald] Zanu-PF's Extraordinary Congress, to be held today, marks the beginning of a new era that should see party cadres dumping toxic politics and concentrating on bread and butter issues, President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

To End a Dictatorship of the Minority, We Need ‘One ANC Member, One Vote’

[Daily Maverick] I’m hoping this will be the last ANC National Elective Conference to be decided by a minority vote – the last where a minority of ANC members elect leaders for the majority, and where a small ANC minority nominate leaders for the entir…

[Daily Maverick] I'm hoping this will be the last ANC National Elective Conference to be decided by a minority vote - the last where a minority of ANC members elect leaders for the majority, and where a small ANC minority nominate leaders for the entire population of South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Afrobeats Music – Mass Appeal With African Control

[This is Africa] Nigerian businessman and impresario Paul Okoye organised one of the most impressive showcase of African and Afrobeats talent in the inaugural One Africa Music Fest at the Barclays Center Arena in Brooklyn, New York City.

[This is Africa] Nigerian businessman and impresario Paul Okoye organised one of the most impressive showcase of African and Afrobeats talent in the inaugural One Africa Music Fest at the Barclays Center Arena in Brooklyn, New York City.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana