Football – Dutch federation to train video referees

Football – Dutch federation to train video referees

The Dutch football Federation (KNVB) unveiled their plans to train referees in the use of video technology from September, with the hope of putting an unprecedented practice into ...

Kenyan leader to address Uganda’s parliament during visit

Kenyan leader to address Uganda’s parliament during visit

President Uhuru Kenyatta will leave on Friday for an official visit to Uganda, during which he will address parliament and attend a state dinner, the presidency disclosed on ...

Football – Gradel joins Bournemouth from Saint-Etienne

Football – Gradel joins Bournemouth from Saint-Etienne

Promoted Premier League side Bournemouth on Tuesday announced the signing of Ivory Coast forward Max-Alain Gradel from Saint-Etienne on a four-year contract. The deal sees Gradel, ...

UK: Ex-Tory leader faces ‘fraud investigation panel’ over Somalia oil

UK: Ex-Tory leader faces ‘fraud investigation panel’ over Somalia oil

Former leader of the British Tory party, Lord Howard, is to face ‘fraud investigation panel' probing alleged “corruption” at a Somali oil firm under his chairmanship, APA learns ...

Lesotho to buy local agricultural produce for school feeding program

Lesotho to buy local agricultural produce for school feeding program

Lesotho's Minister of Education and Training Dr. Mahali Phamotse says the country is geared to buying agricultural produce locally produced by Basotho farmers to feed pupils under ...

Malawi’s Mutharika in Zambia for state visit

Malawi’s Mutharika in Zambia for state visit

Malawi's President Peter Mutharika said Friday that his visit to neighbouring Zambia will further strengthen relations which date back a long period.Speaking upon his departure at ...

Namibian President leads land servicing campaign

Namibian President leads land servicing campaign

Namibia's President Hage Geingob has on Monday visited several areas in the nation's capital Windhoek to inspect the available land where the servicing of residential plots will ...

Gradel moves to the Premier League

Cote d'Ivoire international midfielder, Max Gradel, is set to joining newly promoted English Premier League side, AFC Bournemouth. The 27-year-old has agreed on his personal terms after signing a 4-year-deal and will be undergoing medical exams this week. His former Ligue 1 club, Saint-Etienne, have finally  more...

4 August 2015 at 10:32 am UTC

NGO to file complaint over Gabon’s expulsion of Senegalese

Horizon Without Borders (HSF) a Senegalese NGO defending the cause of migrants has announced its intention to file a complaint to the UN against the expulsion of Senegalese living in Gabon, sources tell APA. "The lives of Senegalese nationals living in Gabon vacillate between arbitrary detentions and  more...

August 4, 2015 at 4:42 pm UTC

Botswana film-production firm receives African award

The chief executive of Botswana film production firm Dee-Zone Production, Thabiso Maretlwaneng has been awarded the 2015 African Achievers Award, APA learnt here on Tuesday.Speaking in an interview, Maretlwaneng explained that he was recognized for contributing to the development of Africa through television  more...

July 28, 2015 at 9:34 am UTC

Botswana: Hero’s welcome for 800m world champion

After beating 800m-world champion David Rudisha for the sixth time recently, hundreds of Batswana are expected to welcome Botswana's pride Nijel Amos at the Sir Seretse Khama International Airport on Tuesday.The Botswana National Sports Council (BNSC) official Dimpho Matlhare said together with Botswana  more...

4 August 2015 at 9:51 am UTC

Lesotho: Sale of free educational materials decried

Lesotho's Ministry of Education and Training has decried the unauthorized sale of education materials that are supposed to be freely offered by the government through School Supply Unit (SCU), APA can report.Cecilia Mahao from SSU said on Monday that they have discovered that the free educational materials  more...

3 August 2015 at 9:02 pm UTC

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