Daily Archives: August 8, 2019

Uganda Para-Badminton Players Strive for Paralympics Despite Limitations

KAMPALA, UGANDA – Uganda’s Para-Badminton team is preparing for the World Championships in Basel, Switzerland, later this month. The team has the second-highest ranked player in Africa and aims to compete at the 2020 Summer Paralympic Games in Tokyo, when …

Uganda Para-Badminton Players Strive for Paralympics Despite Limitations

KAMPALA, UGANDA – Uganda’s Para-Badminton team is preparing for the World Championships in Basel, Switzerland, later this month. The team has the second-highest ranked player in Africa and aims to compete at the 2020 Summer Paralympic Games in Tokyo, when …

Ebola Fears Slow Crossings at Rwanda-DRC Border

RUBAVU, RWANDA – Witnesses say fears of the Ebola virus have brought border traffic between Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo to a virtual standstill. Long lines and lengthy delays at the border crossings have left many traders frustrated, …

Top Court Hears Malawi Presidential Election Result Challenge

LILONGWE, MALAWI – Malawi’s top court on Thursday began hearing an opposition application to overturn the results of the presidential elections held three months ago, over alleged election irregularities.

The hearing comes after the Malawi Congress Party (MCP), the largest …

Women’s Rugby World Cup Qualifier – Africa: Photos and recap of each game will be available for Media to download

The first opportunity for a team to qualify for Women’s Rugby World Cup 2021 through the regional qualification route will take place at the Rugby Africa Women’s Cup in Johannesburg, South Africa, from 9-17 August, 2019.

Photos and recap of …

Angola hosts first humour festival

The annually event is expected to bring together national and international artists from the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP).

Young talents who represent the future of the gender at national level will also join the event, said a company’s …