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September 18, 2017 4:50 PM Raza and Mufti star in UAE win

Left-arm spinner Ahmed Raza's match haul of eight wickets helped UAE wrap up a 34-run victory over Namibia, inside three days, at the Wanderers Cricket Ground in Windhoek. Chasing 215, Namibia were bowled out for 180 with Raza dismissing top scorer Craig Williams (48) and opener Stephan Baard (12). Rohan Mustafa and Imran Haider took care of the middle 72

September 18, 2017 4:09 PM Spinners set up tense UAE win

The United Arab Emirates won their second straight game in the Intercontinental Cup after their spinners starred once again to set up a tense finish on the third day at the Wanderers Cricket Ground in Windhoek against Namibia. Defending 214, UAE spinners shared eight wickets between them on Monday (September 18) to help their side win by 34 runs. Despite 105

September 18, 2017 2:34 PM Agostinho Neto a Prominent Historical Symbol

Dundo — Angolan minister of Former Combatants and Motherland Veterans Candido Van-Dunem Sunday considered the first President António Agostinho Neto a prominent historical symbol for his patriotic determination and efforts focused on the fight for freedom of Angolan people and African continent. The minister said so when chairing the central event to celebrate 117

September 18, 2017 11:15 AM South Africa/Zambia: Banyana to Take On Zambia in Cup Semi-Final

The Banyana Banyana national women's football side played to a 1-1 draw with Botswana in their final Group C match in the 2017 COSAFA Women's Championship in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, on Sunday. The result was enough to see the South Africans finish top of the group with seven points, following two wins and a draw. Banyana Banyana will face Zambia, who topped 90

September 18, 2017 7:41 AM Why Speaker, Opposition Are Under Test

The long speculation ends after National Resistance Movement and some compliant Independent Members of Parliament voted to set in motion a process that will lift the presidential age limit. Typical of the NRM adherents, the deceptive shyness and cover of disingenuousness has been lifted; they are now clear, they want the age limit lifted. The NRM house 128

September 17, 2017 10:33 AM Banyana makes eight changes for Botswana clash

BULAWAYO – Interim head coach of the South African Senior Women’s National Team, Desiree Ellis, has made eight changes to the team that will take on Botswana in their final Group C clash of the 2017 COSAFA Women’s Championship. Two players will be making their debut when the Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana and Botswana will do battle on Sunday at Luveve 99

September 17, 2017 4:33 AM Lesotho’s political strife to cost SADC millions

Lesotho’s political troubles will cost the Southern African Development Community (SADC) more than R89.1m in the next few months as the region prepares to send in a standby force of military, security, intelligence and civilian experts to support the government. Six SADC member states and Lesotho decided in Pretoria on Friday that there was an “urgent 126

September 16, 2017 12:55 PM Banyana Banyana book Cosafa Cup semifinal spot

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe – Banyana Banyana brushed aside a determined Namibia to book their place in the semifinal of the 2017 Cosafa Women’s Championship currently underway in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. The South Africans defeated Namibia 3-1 with a brace from Thembi Kgatlana and Chantelle Esau. With both sides coming into the match at the back of wins in their 91

September 16, 2017 8:08 AM Zuma: As SADC we can't and shall not be in Lesotho forever

Pretoria - Troops and intelligence experts will be sent to Lesotho by neighbouring countries to help stabilise the troubled kingdom and to see that long-overdue reforms are implemented. Leaders from six countries in the Southern African Development Community, together with newly-elected Lesotho Prime Minister Tom Thabane, made this decision at an extra-ordinary 116

September 15, 2017 7:59 PM Zimbabwe 1-1 Shepolopolo – ZNBC

The Zambia National Womens’ Team has played to a 1-all draw with hosts Zimbabwe at the ongoing 2017 COSAFA Womens’ Championship. The Shepolopolo went ahead early in the first half through Captain Barbara Banda but the Zimbabweans equalised in the sixth minute courtesy of Rutendo Makore. Makore proved to be a thorn in the flesh of the Zambian defence 77