Day: May 6, 2017

32 Killed in School Minibus Crash in Tanzania

DAR ES SALAAM — Thirty-two schoolchildren, two teachers and a minibus driver where killed in Tanzania when their...

The woman behind Pastor Chris’ visit – The Zimbabwe Mail

Pastor Ruth Musarurwa THE woman behind the establishment of Christ Embassy in Zimbabwe and its founder’s visit is...

Understanding the economics of tourism in Nigeria – BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)

BusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)Understanding the economics of tourism in NigeriaBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)In most...

Nigerian official says 82 Chibok girls freed from Boko Haram

Eighty-two Chibok schoolgirls seized three years ago by Boko Haram have been freed in exchange for detained suspects...

Ngok Dinka in central Sudan seek national identity cards

May 6, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - A delegation from the Supreme Council for Coordinating Affairs of Ngok Dinka of...

The Latest: Nigeria says freed Chibok girls to meet leader

By Associated Press By Associated Press May 6 at 7:31 PM ABUJA, Nigeria — The Latest on the...

Farmers to get disease-free banana hybrid varieties – Daily Monitor

Bruce Benywanira, 50, of Kikunyu Village, Kabare parish, Rugaaga Sub-county in Isingiro District has 280 acres of matooke...

Nigeria battles to beat polio and Boko Haram | Global development

The man sporting a giant purple bottom adorned with a swinging horse tail is chanting to the beat...

Rumor: Egypt-set Assassin’s Creed: Origins features two protagonists and naval combat, due out this fall

Rumor: Egypt-set Assassin’s Creed: Origins features two protagonists and naval combat, due out this fall Announcement reportedly set...

U.S. Navy SEAL From Falmouth Killed in Africa

U.S. Navy SEAL From Falmouth Killed in Africa On Saturday the U.S. Department of Defense announced the death...

Chiefs remain fourth after yet another last minute lapse of concentration

Young Ryan Moon had scored his first Amakhosi goal and an apparent winner in the 77th minute.A third...

Kenya’s military set for massive expansion, policy says

By FRED MUKINDAMore by this Author Kenya’s military is set for massive expansion in capacity and capability so...

82 Chibok girls free in Boko Haram exchange

Haruna Umar and Krista Larson, Associated Press 5:51 p.m. ET May 6, 2017 This Monday, May 12, 2014...

Meeting Lucy in Ethiopia, and other travel stories from the cradle of humanity

“But why?”When we announced we would be travelling to Ethiopia, everyone had the same response. Soon, my practised...

82 Chibok girls kidnapped by Boko Haram are released, Nigerian officials say – CBC News

This undated image taken from video shows an alleged Boko Haram soldier standing in front of a group...

At least 62 Nigerian girls kidnapped by Boko Haram 3 years ago are released

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) -- At least 62 Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped three years ago by Boko Haram extremists in...

Drop in Military Spending in Africa

Military spending in Africa has slowed down after more than a decade of growth. The main reason, according...

Graham Boynton explores Prince William’s beloved Kenya

The Northern Rangelands are a great swathe of Kenya which spreads from Lewa Downs and Mount Kenya north...

Nigerian official says more Chibok girls have been released – Fredericksburg.com

Thank you for reading 10 free articles on Fredericksburg.com. You can come back at the end of your...

Nnamdi Kanu’s wife storms Nigeria (photos) ▷ NAIJ.COM

- The wife of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu has arrived Nigeria-...

Zach Baker imagines a life in Kenya

Zach Baker and his Kenyan running friends.(Photo: Zach Baker)There is not a day when Zach Baker’s mind doesn’t...

Boko Haram militants free at least 60 more Chibok girls

Dozens of Chibok girls have been freed by Boko Haram militants. While some sources say up to 80...

Ethiopia, UN Working to Resolve South Sudan Conflict

May 7, 2017 - Workneh Gebeyehu, Ethiopian Minister for Foreign Affairs, said he is working with the United...

Nigeria official says dozens of Chibok girls released

FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 file photo released by the Nigeria State House, Chibok school...

Tanzania school bus crash kills 36

Story highlightsAll but three of the victims were childrenOnly two students aboard survived, and they are in critical...

Nigeria schoolgirls: 82 Chibok girls were swapped for 5 Boko Haram commanders

Five Boko Haram commanders were released in exchange for the freedom of 82 Chibok schoolgirls, a Nigerian government...

OCHIENG: Problem number one is that Kenyans worship riches

By PHILIP OCHIENGMore by this Author Electioneering is a back-breakingly expensive activity. That is why, if pursuit of...

At least 29 schoolchildren killed in Tanzania bus crash

"We lost 29 students and two of our staff, and the driver died too," said Innocent Mushi, director...

Ghana’s M.anifest to Raise Africa High at 2017 Cannes Music Festival

Touted by The Guardian as Africa’s Foremost Rapper, branded by Midem International as intellectual as Talib Kweli with...

Yaya Toure resisting Ivory Coast’s calls for international return as he eyes new Man City deal

Yaya Toure is resisting the Ivory Coast’s attempts to lure him out of international retirement in a bid...

Security Council condemns attack against UNMISS – South Sudan

The members of the Security Council strongly condemned the attack against the United Nations Mission in the Republic...

Steve Komphela rues lapse of concentration in Golden Arrows stalemate – News

Posted: 6 May 2017 Time: 23:19 Kaiser Chiefs coach Steve Komphela once again rued his side's failure to...

Nigeria Chibok girls: At least 80 freed by Boko Haram

Image copyright AFP Image caption The abduction of the "Chibok girls" triggered a global outcry Islamist militants of...

Delayed poor long rains to worsen Kenya’s food security: study – Xinhuanet

Kenya's food security is expected to remain precarious following a delayed poor long rains which also affected the...

6 famous Egyptians with Armenian roots – Groong

He served as Prime Minister of Egypt three times during his career, in 1878, 1884 and 1894.  Alexander...

Five star KCCA a point away from retaining Uganda league title

KCCA striker SserunkumaKampala,Uganda | KCCA MEDIA|  KCCA moved to within a point of retaining their Azam Uganda Premier League...

Priyanka Chopra meets youngsters in Zimbabwe with UNICEF

She attended the star-studded Met Gala on Monday.But Priyanka Chopra was far from the glamour of the A-list...

Donald Kaberuka Guest Curates Top10 Business News

Africa.com Top10 Business News World Economic Forum Edition Over 1,000 of Africa’s business, government and civil society leadership gathered...

The Standard – Kenya: Lucky Kenyan wins Sh81million SportPesa Midweek jackpot | The Standard

Barely a week after SportPesa Mega Jackpot winner Samuel Abisai pocketed a cool Sh221 million another lucky Kenyan...

Real Madrid thump Granada to maintain pressure in La Liga title race – News

Posted: 6 May 2017 Time: 22:58 Real Madrid kept up to the pace of Barcelona in the La...