Month: April 2017

Feature: Conservation efforts bear fruits in central Tanzanian forests – Xinhuanet

A spirited effort by the Tanzanian government and other stakeholders has started bearing fruits after the restoration of...

Black but beautiful? ‘It’s not a compliment’

Abeer Sinder is Saudi Arabia's first black beauty vlogger. But sometimes, she says, the compliments she receives aren't...

Purdue target goes from playgrounds of Ghana to D-I prospect | Sports

FISHERS — On the day Emmanuel Dowuona left behind his family and friends in Ghana to pursue his...

Tunisian militant commit suicide attack in anti-terror gun fight – Xinhuanet

Security sources said a Tunisian militant blew himself up during a gunfire on Sunday between the National Guard...

Nigeria: Finding opportunities where others fear to tread

Soapbox Opportunities that offer value. Andrew Lapping &nbsp/&nbsp 1 May 2017&nbsp00:25 Wow, that valuation changed quickly! A few...

Egypt to pay Israeli firms $3 billion for halting natural gas supplies – Business

Two Israeli companies are due to get an estimated $3 billion in compensation for losses they sustained when...

ADVENTURES: Airline passengers should be treated ‘like guests in your own home’ – Cloverdale Reporter

Watching in horror as a passenger was dragged off United Airlines, I reflected on my own decades of...

Pink Caf in Luxor: No smoking, no men. – Egypt Today

As the name suggests, Pink CafA© in the upper Egyptian governorate of Luxor, is a women-only place where...

Why we arrested Sule Lamido – Nigeria Police

The police in Kano have given an official reason for the arrest of the former governor of Jigawa...

Africa out of 2017 Man Booker Prize

Alain MabanckouStanely Mushava Literature TodayAlain Mabanckou, a recurring interest for the flagship panel on translated fiction, has fallen...

Tapiwa’s epic journey into the heart of Africa

Kwame Tapiwa Muzawazi explains his route to the Polish PressBaffour Ankomah CorrespondentKwame Tapiwa Muzawazi’s series of extraordinary adventures...

Egypt’s pole dancing studios wipe out stigma

Pole Fit Egypt studio, Cairo. Posted Oct. 14, 2016.  Egypt's pole dancing studios wipe out stigma Author: Amira Sayed...

Zimbabwe A win tour opener

ZIMBABWE A beat Namibia by 31 runs in the opening match of their Namibian tour at the Wanderers...

Miss Africa Darwin: Migrant women’s mission to prove black is beautiful

Updated May 01, 2017 08:25:18 Photo: Neecee has her make-up done by friend Ashu in preparation for Miss...

SABC News – Department of Higher Education launches new course for TVET colleges:Sunday 30 April 2017

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande believes the lack of physical education in schools negatively affects the advancement of...

Northern Colorado residents teach and learn on trip to Tanzania

By Pamela JohnsonReporter-Herald Staff Writer This photo, shared by Loveland resident Anthony Cisneros, shows the joy he says...

Utah technology aiding anti-poaching efforts in South Africa

View 11 Items Nicole Boliaux, Deseret News International Armoring Corporation employees work on armoring cars and installing bulletproof...

Africa should not be importing food – The New Times

Editor,RE: “Africa has vast agricultural potential – so why are we due to import $110b worth of food...

Former Zimbabwe secret police officer leaves New Zealand

Last updated 09:51, May 1 2017 PHILIMON BULAWAYO/REUTERS Police officers clash with political protesters during a protest in Harare,...

TASS: Society & Culture – Russian traveler reaches South Africa by motorbike

PRETORIA, May 1. /TASS/. A Russian biker has covered 110,000 kilometers solo on his motorbike reaching Africa’s south...

Ethiopia wants to repatriate more than 200,000 citizens from Saudi Arabia – Tigrai Online

Temesgen Omer, Middle East Affairs Director at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Addis, in a consultative meeting...

Porsche driver shot twice in Pretoria armed robbery

Gopolang Chawane <!-- --> A man, thought to be a doctor, was shot twice during an armed robbery...

French forces kill militants in Mali forest

Image copyright AFP Image caption France has deployed about 4,000 soldiers in the region France says its forces...

There is an association for drunkards in Ghana and YEN has proof! ▷ YEN.COM.GH

- A picture of a man representing drunkards in Ghana is making some Ghanaians freak out- The picture...

THE LAST WORD: Uganda’s declining growth

  Why we need to think of how to develop national capacity to manage our economy By Andrew...

Improve remuneration and work environment for the Kenyan worker :: Kenya

As we mark Labour day, it is important to ask ourselves whether we have achieved economic development as...

Sulley Muntari: Pescara midfielder booked after reporting ‘racial abuse’

Sulley Muntari reacts to supporters during Pescara's 1-0 defeat at CagliariPescara's Sulley Muntari walked off the pitch in...

The use of ICTs in the Cameroonian school system: A case study of… – Ijedict.dec.uwi.edu

The use of ICTs in the Cameroonian school system: A case study of some primary and secondary schools...

Tech senior headed to Tanzania post-graduation | Lifestyles

Biology major Nathan Rafala’s post-grad plan is not typical for most college seniors. After Virginia Tech’s May graduation,...

ECONOMIC GROWTH NO PANACEA | The Star, Kenya

Last Monday, I was invited to a “Global Think In” event, basically a series of conversations between academics...

‘Tontine’ microcredit helps Senegal women

Grand-Mbao - After months of waiting, 50-year-old Ndeye Khari Pouye has finally won the "cagnotte de la tontine",...

The Missing Ugandans – World News Report

In the weeks before the recently concluded Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting Summit, so-called "undesirables," including street children,...

Kenya’s Kipkoech beats headwind to win second Times Colonist 10K

The headwind along Dallas Road was stubborn. But Daniel Kipkoech was more so. The 29-year-old Kenyan head-butted the...

“Zanu (PF) seeks to entrench authoritarianism through constitutional amendments” – The Zimbabwe Mail

Chief Justice Justice Luke Malaba Attempts by the government to amend the constitution to give the President sole...

Sudan, UN agree to maintain Libya’s stability and territorial integrity

April 30, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The United Nations Special Representative and Head of the U.N. Support Mission in...

South Sudan armed opposition rejects declaring unilateral ceasefire

April 30, 2017 (JUBA) - The military command of armed opposition faction loyal to the exiled former First...

Plural news and views on Sudan

LATEST NEWS Sunday 30 April 2017 April 30, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The United Nations Special Representative and Head...

Sudan hosts quarter of South Sudanese refugees: UNCHR

April 30, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said Sudan is currently hosting about a...

Nigerian workers, pillars of the nation – Saraki – Vanguard

The President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki has described Nigerian workers as the pillars and driving force...

Akufo-Addo’s cousin, a potential economist of deception 1 – GhanaWeb

"a the change in government from NDC to NPP seems to repeat mere changes to personalities occupying high...