Day: May 3, 2017

The midwife who saved intersex babies

Image copyright Charlotte Edey Five years ago a midwife in Kenya delivered a child with male and female...

Nigeria drops to 17th position on Africa Attractive Index

By Babajide Komolafe LAGOS—The number of new Foreign Direct Investment, FDI, projects attracted into Nigeria dropped marginally by...

South Africa has no confidence in Zuma. Now Parliament must show him that.

More and more South Africans are finding their voice, and speaking out in defence of our Constitution. We...

1994 Eritrea stamp set a scarce Flag topical

Tip of The Week  — By Henry Gitner and Rick Miller Eritrea lies on the Horn of Africa,...

Somalia’s youngest minister shot dead in Mogadishu (local media sources)

Somalia’s youngest minister has been shot dead in an incident close to the presidential palace in the capital...

Last African dinosaur discovered in Moroccan mine

One of the last dinosaurs living in Africa before their extinction 66 million years ago has been discovered...

Amid war and famine, South Sudan raises fees for NGOs – CBC News

International non-governmental organization seeking to work in South Sudan will now have to pay $3,500 US, up from...

WEF Africa 2017: Bridging the gap between education and industry

The WEF comes at a time the economic growth for Africa is not promising and is predicted as...

Ex-Ivory Coast coach Dussuyer admits Spurs, Arsenal target Seri ‘owes much to Puel’

Former Ivory Coast coach Michel Dussuyer isn't surprised by the big club interest for Nice midfielder Jean-Michaël Seri.Arsenal...

Kenya is ready for industrial take-off

Kenya is ripe for industrial take-off. The country has a well educated and youthful population, positive economic growth...

Carrim loses temper with Mngxitama in hearings on financial sector – South African Broadcasting Corporation

South African Broadcasting CorporationCarrim loses temper with Mngxitama in hearings on financial sectorSouth African Broadcasting CorporationAfrican National Congress...

Kenya says Al-Shabaab recruits flee Somalia for spying suspicion – Xinhuanet

Kenya Defence Force on Wednesday said Kenyans who were recruited by Al-Shabaab militants are fleeing from the Horn...

South Africa urgently needs ethical leaders | Opinion | Analysis

LEADERSHIPWith the recent Cabinet reshuffle, South Africa appears to be reaching a state of crisis, at the heart...

Jubilee regime ‘hostile’ to human rights defenders

President Uhuru Kenyatta’s government has made human rights defenders work unbearable, despite a robust Constitution, an international fact-finding...

SuperSport, Celtic play to a drab scoreless draw as rumours swirl around Baxter

SuperSport, Celtic play to a drab scoreless draw as rumours swirl around Baxter Mahlatse Mphahlele, At Lucas Moripe...

Nigeria is broken but Biafra is not the answer ▷ NAIJ.COM

Editor’s note: The agitation for an independent Biafra state has spread in the south east region especially with...

4,000 year old model garden found outside Egypt tomb

CAIRO, Egypt — Archaeologists have discovered the remains of a nearly 4,000-year-old model garden outside a tomb in...

Primary school girl dies in police prisoner truck accident

Primary school girl dies in police prisoner truck accident Tmg Digital | 2017-05-03 21:24:01.0 SAPS vehicle. File photo....

Juventus in control of UEFA Champions League semi-final first-leg tie after 2-0 win over Monaco – News

Posted: 3 May 2017 Time: 22:55 Juventus put one foot in the Champions League final with a 2-0...

Ivory Coast breaks up huge fake drugs market

Ivory Coast authorities deployed dozens of police Wednesday to break up a fake drugs market in Abidjan estimated...

U.S. provides $95 million in food assistance to Sudan in 2017

May 3, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The United States has contributed over $95 million in emergency food assistance in...

E3 Africa, founded by St. Andrew pastor, opens new school in Uganda

Fr. Robert Aliunzi, AJ, pastor of St. Andrew Parish in Chandler and founder of E3 Africa, poses for...

Higuain double edges Juve towards final

Gonzalo Higuain scored both goals as an imperious Juventus beat Monaco 2-0 in their Champions League semi-final first...

Amid war and famine, South Sudan raises fees for NGOs – World

South Sudan's government has increased registration fees nearly sixfold for international aid groups seeking to operate in the war-torn...

Kenya backs out | The Star, Kenya

Kenya have withdrawn from hosting the World Sitting Para Volleyball qualifiers earlier scheduled for May 15-22 in Nairobi...

Will Egypt start charging citizens to use Facebook?

Will Egypt start charging citizens to use Facebook? Author: Rami Galal Posted May 3, 2017 CAIRO — Egyptian parliamentarian...

Uncertain Times Offshore Nigeria? | Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

In 2011, Nigerian oil production stood at 2.55m bpd (of which 71% was offshore), accounting for 7.1% of...

Egypt’s president visits staunch ally United Arab Emirates

Egypt's president began a two-day visit Wednesday to the United Arab Emirates, a staunch ally that has provided...

Can African leaders stop money laundering? | South Africa

Heads of states, business leaders and more than 1,000 participants are in the South African city of Durban....

Triple injury boost for Manchester United as Mourinho prioritises Europe

Mourinho will also have Eric Bailly and Juan Mata available to compensate for the season-ending injuries suffered by...

‘They gave him alcohol and walked him to the dam at gun point’: Coligny murder investigator tells court of alleged threats to key witness

These and other revelations of the conduct of Pieter Doorewaard‚ 26‚ and Phillip Schutte‚ 34 came into the...

Talks between rival Libya factions ‘make some progress’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Libya has been hit by war and chaos since the fall of Muammar...

Former Zimbabwean chief justice Chidyausiku dies

Zimbabwe's former Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku has died. He was 70. File picture: Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi/APHarare - Zimbabwe's former chief...

Bloemfontein Celtic caretaker coach Lehlohonolo Seema satisfied with single point against SuperSport United – News

Posted: 3 May 2017 Time: 22:28 Bloemfontein Celtic caretaker coach Lehlohonolo Seema was happy with the point earned...

Report lists Nigeria among 5 key hub economies in Africa

The EY.com, a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, says Egypt, Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria and...

Crisis-hit South Sudan Hikes Fees to Register Aid Agencies

JUBA —  South Sudan's government has increased registration fees nearly six-fold for international aid groups seeking to operate...

Details start to emerge of case against controversial pastor

Details start to emerge of case against controversial pastor Devon Koen | 2017-05-03 20:10:03.0 Timothy Omotoso (red shirt)...

Huduma Card

Kenyan Government has given its vote of confidence to the Huduma Card as a driver of acceptance and...

Canada to vist Zimbabwe this month

Cricket: Canada to vist Zim this month 03/05/2017 00:00:00 by Agencies     CANADA will visit Harare for...

Boko Haram leader nurses injuries after air strike

By AFPMore by this Author Boko Haram's leader Abubakar Shekau has been injured and one of his deputies...