Day: May 7, 2017

Taxi driver allegedly flees after fatal head-on crash – Iol.co.za

A man died and six other people were injured when a minibus taxi and a car collided head-on...

I will work tirelessly for Kenya’s prosperity, President pledges – Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

President Uhuru Kenyatta Saturday pledged to continue working tirelessly for the betterment of Kenyans as he was formally...

Highlights of the French Presidential Vote

The Importance of TurnoutLow turnout and a high number of blank ballots (a form of protest vote) had...

Remembering Jorge Cyterszpiler, Maradona’s lifelong friend who tried to fix him up with the Princess of Monaco

The agent passed away on Sunday aged 58, and his partnership with the Pibe de Oro changed football...

Nigeria leader meets Chibok girls, leaves for medical trip – Lethbridge Herald

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari expressed joy Sunday night at meeting with the 82 Chibok schoolgirls newly freed from...

NDC 2020: I’ll contest if God gives me energy – ” Prof. Joshua Alabi – GhanaWeb

Retired Rector of the University of Professional Studies Accra, Professor Joshua Alabi has revealed his stance in the...

I won’t tolerate SADA-like scandals – Akufo-Addo – Ghanamma.com

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reiterated the commitment of his government to establishing the Infrastructure for Poverty...

Medhi Benatia: Juventus player stops interview after hearing ‘racist’ insult

Medhi Benatia joined Juventus on a season-long loan from Bayern Munich last JulyJuventus' Morocco defender Medhi Benatia cut...

Macron defeats Le Pen and the populist revolution – and prepares to make May’s task on Brexit harder

France has chosen a new President after a turbulent and scarring election in which the centrist moderate Emmanuel...

Tanzania crash blamed on speed

ARUSHA/ABUJA. — A bus crash in Tanzania that claimed the lives of 32 primary school pupils, two teachers...

Report links Malema to plot to topple Mugabe – Iol.co.za

Many are rolling around with laughter in Harare on Sunday after the state-controlled Sunday Mail newspaper said that...

Help Spread Blessing Of Creativity To Rusinga Island In Kenya

Local retired teacher, Sharon Allen, is traveling to Rusinga Island at the end of May with Project Humanity...

Pres. Zuma calls for end to crippling Vuwani protests – South African Broadcasting Corporation

South African Broadcasting CorporationPres. Zuma calls for end to crippling Vuwani protestsSouth African Broadcasting CorporationResidents refused to be...

Kenya’s stake in pan African fi rm diluted

Kenya's shareholding in African Trade Insurance Agency has been marginally diluted following entry of four new investors, the...

Muhammadu Buhari to go to London as health fears mount | Nigeria News

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari will travel to London on Sunday for follow-up medical tests after weeks of mounting...

D’Tigers to battle Uganda, Mali, Rwanda for FIBA World Cup spot

Nigeria will square up against Uganda, Mali and Rwanda in Group B of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World...

Does KCCA’s Musisi fear Pentecostal Voodoo? – Daily Monitor

Casual visitors must be forgiven if they think that Uganda is growing bigger on Christianity. They see churches...

Wetang’ula will defend seat, Ford Kenya says

NASA principal Moses Wetang'ula will defend his seat as Bungoma senator on the Ford Kenya ticket, party officials...

Standard Chartered Zimbabwe phases out debit cards that use magnetic strip

Standard Chartered Zimbabwe is phasing out the use of magnetic strip in debit cards. From the 15th of May...

Nigeria leader leaves for medical checkups amid health fears

ABUJA, Nigeria –  Nigeria's president was departing Sunday night for further medical checkups in London, renewing fears over...

Review: Angélique Kidjo Takes ‘Remain in Light’ Back to Africa

Photo Angélique Kidjo, right, with Nona Hendryx, performing a reimagined version of the Talking Heads album “Remain in...

Nigeria Chibok girls: Freed 82 meet President Buhari

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe released Chibok girls received an official welcome in AbujaThe...

‘Zimbabwe poised for better times,’ says Pastor Chris – Bulawayo24 … – Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)

The Zimbabwe Mail'Zimbabwe poised for better times,' says Pastor Chris - Bulawayo24 ...Bulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)Believers Loveworld...

Reading is the foundation stone

Charles E Silberman, in his The Open Classroom Reader, says ability to read puts the cumulative experience of...

Land must be returned now – Cyril Ramaphosa

Grahamstown - Land must be returned to its rightful owners, presidential hopeful Cyril Ramaphosa said during his campaign...

Nigeria president leaves for ‘follow up medical consultation’

ABUJA - Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari headed to London on Sunday for what his office said was a...

South Sudan president had heated exchange with information minister over communal fight

May 7, 2017 (JUBA) - South Sudan President Salva Kiir got into a heated exchange with Information Minister...

Cairo rejects Sudan’s description of Egyptian presence in Halayeb as “military occupation”

May 7, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - The Egyptian government has lodged an objection with the United Nations against the...

Seventh food aid caravan dispatched from Sudan to South Sudan

May 7, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - A seventh humanitarian assistance caravan including 1,752 metric tonnes of sorghum Sunday has...

Ghana-Japan to strengthen trade relations for mutual benefits – Dr Bawumia

Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has said Government is determined to co-operate with companies and countries interested in...

Killer Drones in the Empire State – The Free Press, Independent News Media

At dusk I stood on a residential street with trim lawns and watched planes approach a runaway along...

No smiles from Macron after win

Paris - France's president-elect Emmanuel Macron on Sunday night acknowledged divisions in society he says drove people to...

Nigeria increases budget for Niger Delta amnesty by almost three-fold

Nigeria’s government has almost tripled the budget for an amnesty programme for militants in its oil producing Niger...

Nigeria’s quintuplets gifted with 3-bedroom house in Abuja

Parents of quintuplets born in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja last month have been presented a three bedroom bungalow house....

Revelstoke couple tour the world via motorcycle – CBC News

Despite the challenges of nearly two years on the road on a worldwide motorcycle tour, a B.C. couple...

Inside Legendary Architect Hassan Fathi’s Museum Home – Egypt Today

On a warm day in May, I make my way to the Qalaa district to find Beit El-Mimar...

Kenya Olympics Committee elections flop

The much anticipated National Olympic Committee of Kenya elections failed to take place on Friday, after one of...

Statelessness looms in Nigeria’s North-East, if…, says UNHCR Rep

Mrs Liz Ahua, the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) Regional Representative for West Africa, says massive...

It’s cheese rolls for Africa…

After rolling their way through 450kg of cheese and more than 1700 loaves of bread, a group of...

BidVest Wits coach Gavin Hunt admitted his side were poor and that he needed a beer after Maritzburg win – News

Posted: 7 May 2017 Time: 21:06 BidVest Wits coach Gavin Hunt did pull any punches as he described...