Day: May 11, 2017

Trivia night sending support to Uganda

IF YOU know a few random facts and you don't mind a bit of healthy competition, head along...

Huge python slithers onto golf course in South Africa; video

A marshal called golf director Kyle Caitano of Zimbali Country Club out to the eighth hole because of...

visit by Pope and Welby stirs hope

Posted: 12 May 2017 @ 00:03 If only the guns were silenced, the country has great potential, says...

Ivory Coast Army Mutineers Drop Financial Demands – U.S. News & World Report

Daily MailIvory Coast Army Mutineers Drop Financial DemandsU.S. News & World ReportABIDJAN (Reuters) - Thousands of soldiers who...

70 African Tour Operators for Ghana Travel Fair

  Chinedu Eze The Organisers of Accra Weizo West African Travel fair has announced that over 70 tour...

Deals signed at 2017 Transform Africa Summit – The New Times

The ongoing Transform Africa 2017, due to close today in Kigali, has seen sealing of several deals in...

Uganda deports Rwandan murder fugitive – The New Times

Police, yesterday, received a fugitive at Gatuna border post, who had escaped prison and fled to Uganda. Jovan...

Sudan’s PM Reshuffles Cabinet

CAIRO —  Sudanese Prime Minister Hassan Saleh announced a new government Thursday, with changes to economic ministers, including...

Op-Ed: South Africa needs a Marshall Plan or we will soon have Martial Law

After the devastation of the World War ll, Western Europe was largely in ruins. Through an economic support...

Ivory Coast army mutineers drop financial demands – World

ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Thousands of soldiers who mutinied earlier this year in Ivory Coast, paralysing the country and...

Ivory Coast army mutineers drop financial demands | Reuters

ABIDJAN Thousands of soldiers who mutinied earlier this year in Ivory Coast, paralysing the country and dealing a...

Generational change: Why South Africa needs to go French on political leadership

The airing of Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s bedroom secrets and new details of his alleged links to the...

South African university students behind ‘Nazi’ posters suspended

Three South African students were suspended on Thursday on suspicion of putting up Nazi-inspired posters at a university,...

Political Strife Challenges South Africa’s Ports

By Harry Valentine 2017-05-11 18:44:17 Recent developments in local politics and the international financial world are likely to...

Nigeria negotiating with Boko Haram for more Chibok releases13 min ago – India.com

Nigeria's government is negotiating "seriously" for the release of more than 110 kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls still held by...

Egypt may be taking it too far

Egyptian officials may be taking advantage of the anti-terrorism laws instated in 2015 to suppress free speech, according...

Do the Right Thing: Egypt helps woman attacked by purse thief

"Finally, I saw that he punched her, and everyone saw it but walked away and then me and...

Al-Bashir to participate in Islamic-American summit

May 11, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir will take part in an Islamic-American summit attended by...

Giant diamond auction fails as Sierra Leone rejects offer

Sierra Leone on Thursday rejected bid of over $7.8 million for one of the world’s largest diamonds at...

Malabu Oil Fraud Scam: Nigeria, UK Stunned By Italy’s Claim To Frozen Funds

A reliable source from Nigeria's Ministry of Justice has briefed our correspondent about a simmering dispute between the United Kingdom, Italy...

‘President has shown how Africa should conduct its business’

President MugabePatrick Chitumba, Midlands Bureau ChiefPRESIDENT Mugabe is right in dissuading Africa from over-reliance on external partners whose...

Wolvaardt 149 sets up massive win for South Africa Women – Cricket World

South Africa Women 337-5 beat Ireland Women 159-8 by 178 runs Fifth match, Women's Quadrangular Series, Potchefstroom Laura...

Doctors Perform First Clitoral Restorative Surgeries in Kenya – Voice of America

Doctors from the U.S.-based organization Clitoraid are in Nairobi this month performing restorative surgery on women who have...

ANC presidential battle will be ‘vicious’ – Phosa

ANC presidential battle will be 'vicious' – Phosa Kyle Cowan | 2017-05-11 22:02:36.0 Former ANC National Executive Committee...

UAE accused of air strikes against Eritrean Afar civilians

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle May 11, 2017 (ADDIS ABABA) - An Eritrean opposition group on Thursday accused the United...

Sudan’s PM Reshuffles Cabinet, Replaces Economic Ministers – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportSudan's PM Reshuffles Cabinet, Replaces Economic MinistersU.S. News & World ReportSudan's constitution was amended...

Uganda Futsal fraternity congratulates Magogo upon CAF appointment

Brotherhood in action during the Futsal game at Busega champions arenaThe Futsal Association of Uganda (FAU) has paid...

Sudan’s PM reshuffles cabinet, replaces economic ministers | Reuters

CAIRO Sudanese Prime Minister Hassan Saleh announced a new government on Thursday, with changes to economic ministers including...

Nigeria negotiating with Boko Haram for release of more Chibok schoolgirls

Nigeria’s government is negotiating “seriously” for the release of more than 110 kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls still held by...

Nigeria Parliament Approves 21% Budget Hike to Boost Economy

Nigeria’s lawmakers approved to boost spending by 21 percent this year to help the West African economy recover...

Ireland beaten by hosts South Africa in women’s quadrangular series

Mary Waldron was the best with the bat for Ireland in Thursday's heavy defeatWomen's quadrangular series, Potchefstroom:South Africa...

Uganda hosts World Customs Organisation ESA meeting

WCO Sec Gen Kunio Mikuriya, Uganda’s Deputy Treasury Secretary Patrick Ocailap, URA CG Doris Akol, SARS CG Tom Moyane...

Kenya elections renew violence fears – Washington Times

Washington TimesKenya elections renew violence fearsWashington TimesNAIROBI, Kenya — If the political talk in Jeevanjee Gardens in the...

Kenya’s sports fraternity to feel brunt of stringent new rules

Photo: Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) chairman Richard Omwela (left) with SportPesa CEO Ronald Karauri during the shirt sponsorship...

DPM Teo caps off 5-day visit to Ethiopia, Singapore News & Top Stories

Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean capped off a visit to Ethiopia yesterday, where he held meetings with...

Manchester United and Ajax Amsterdam qualify for 2017 Europa League final – News

Posted: 11 May 2017 Time: 23:02 Manchester United will meet Dutch rivals Ajax Amsterdam in the final of...

Cameroon coach faints during match – SuperSport

Cameroon football head coach Richard Towa was taken to a Baku hospital after fainting on Thursday during the...

South Sudan President says he fired Malong to avoid scapegoat for inefficiencies

May 11, 2017 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir said he was tired of the numerous and...

With U.S. Shale, Libya, And Nigeria Ramping Productions, Should The Bulls Be Worried?

Welcome to the worried edition of Oil Markets Daily! Our inbox was filled with requests to update our...

‘Surround me with strong leaders and I will throw my hat in’ – Phosa on Presidential race

Johannesburg - Former ANC treasurer Mathews Phosa says he is willing to throw his hat in the ring...