Day: May 15, 2017

Ivory Coast mutineers reject deal to end crisis | Ivory Coast News

Renegade soldiers in Ivory Coast have rejected a proposal to end a four-day mutiny over unpaid bonuses just...

Digital Economy: International experts meet to strategise – CRTV

Some 200 delegates including high-level experts, civil society and media representatives are meeting for two days to agree...

Only strong institutions can fight corruption from roots-Dogara – Vanguard

The Speaker, House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has said that until strong institutions are built and strengthened,...

Ethiopian cuisine is unlike any other. Why are some chefs trying to modernize it? – Washington Post

Washington PostEthiopian cuisine is unlike any other. Why are some chefs trying to modernize it?Washington PostTwo summers ago,...

Vancouver entrepreneur launches reading program in Uganda – BC

A new reading program designed to empower access to students in Uganda through literacy is getting some help...

Zimbabwe: Harare City Council Owed Over U.S.$600 Million As Shop Owners Refus… – AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe's largely informal economy has seen a claimed 20,000 vendors flood the streets of Harare, most occupying shop...

TRAINSPOTTER: #SecretBallet — the opposition movement dances in step to the ConCourt. For now.

It is marching season in South Africa. The walk in question begins last Friday, when a row of...

South Africa To Scrap Visas

South Africa is working towards allowing all African citizens to enter the country without visas – but at...

Economic transformation urgent and unavoidable‚ says Gigaba

Economic transformation urgent and unavoidable‚ says Gigaba Jan Bornman | 2017-05-15 22:18:48.0 Gigaba was addressing members of the...

$150million GAMA project in limbo; only 900 toilets to show – GhanaWeb

The $150 million World Bank-funded Greater Accra Metropolitan Area Sanitation and Water Project coordinators is set to run...

Uganda: Police Deployed As Evictions Starts Along Kampala-Entebbe Road – AllAfrica.com

Police has deployed along Kampala- Entebbe road as Uganda National Roads Authority takes a whip on encroachers of...

Zim Dual Citizenship: Mangwana blasts Mudede – ZWNews.com

Remember only a small pack of countries recognised dual citizenship in the 1950s. But the trend has seen...

Cameroon Media Face Restrictions on Reporting

News reporters in Cameroon say they are having problems doing their work because of government restrictions on the...

One Belt and One Road initiative is good for Africa – Amb. Kayonga – The New Times

Rwanda’s ambassador to China, Lt. Gen. Charles Kayonga has praised the Belt and Road initiative as a platform...

WATCH: Hijackers speed off with passengers after shooting, killing driver at OR Tambo

WATCH: Hijackers speed off with passengers after shooting, killing driver at OR Tambo TMG Digital | 2017-05-15 21:54:56.0...

Hijackers speed off with passengers after shooting and killing driver on way to airport

Hijackers speed off with passengers after shooting and killing driver on way to airport TMG Digital | 2017-05-15...

SA athletes pushing each other to new heights – Simbine

Sprint sensation Akani Simbine says he has been buoyed by the success of his compatriots, as South Africa’s...

Black Business Council sings Gigaba’s praises

Black Business Council sings Gigaba's praises Jan Bornman | 2017-05-15 21:21:22.0 ”The economy has endured a few hiccups‚...

English Premier League Report: Chelsea v Watford 15 May 2017

English Premier League  Result: Chelsea 4-3 Watford  Date: 15 May 2017 Venue: Stamford Bridge Cesc Fabregas came off...

China boosts Uganda’s drive to middle income status with 2 vehicles

Gen. Charles Angina (left) and the China ambassadorChinese Embassy Reinforces OWC The Chinese Ambassador to Uganda Zheng Zhugiang...

2 jailed Christians pardoned amid Sudan persecution

Copyright (c) 2017 Baptist Press. Reprinted from Baptist Press (www.baptistpress.com), news service of the Southern Baptist Convention. The...

Education reform inclusive | The Star, Kenya

The ongoing curriculum reform, just like any other process, has been open to criticism, which is important to...

Newly discovered mummies in Egypt give travelers another reason to visit

Archeologists in Egypt uncovered a necropolis containing more than 17 mummies south of Cairo, Agence-France Presse reported. The...

Ebola: Nigeria intensifies screening at airports

Following the outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Friday, the Nigerian government has beefed up...

Cameroon Turns To Local Market To Promote Its Coffee • Channels Television

Despite coffee being one of Cameroon’s main cash crops, a coffee drinking culture has been slow to take...

Justice minister must make urgent decision on Nkandla charges: Maimane

Justice minister must make urgent decision on Nkandla charges: Maimane TMG Digital | 2017-05-15 20:04:40.0 “This is completely...

South Africa court to rule on Zuma confidence vote | South Africa News

South Africa's top court is debating whether legislators can cast secret ballots in a no-confidence vote in President...

PLP Youths call for the release of protesters arrested in Juba

May 15, 2017 (KWAJOK) – Youth activists and leader of People’s Liberal Party (PLP) Majok Lang Majik, have...

Nigerian businesses want waivers for investments to Ghana

The Nigerian business community in Ghana wants government to honor its promise to grant waivers to foreign investors...

HRW denounces rape by Ugandan troops in C Africa

Libreville - Ugandan troops deployed in eastern Central African Republic to fight Ugandan rebels have sexually abused local...

DRC unrest kills 390 fighters, 124 troops since end March

Kinshasa - Spiralling violence in Democratic Republic of Congo's central Kasai region has killed 390 tribal militia fighters...

Tunisia economic growth picks up in first quarter

Tunis - Tunisia's embattled economy picked up in the first quarter of 2017, and there was a slight...

Military unrest, gunfire paralyze city areas in Ivory Coast

Abidjan  = Gunfire and continued threats by mutinous soldiers in several cities in Ivory Coast has led banks,...

Former army chief says no personal grudge with South Sudan president

May 15, 2017 (JUBA) – On Monday, General Paul Malong Awan, the former Chief of General Staff of...

Why indigenous language Newspapers do not do well in Nigeria – Newspaper proprietor

The Chairman Leadership Group, Sam Nda-Isaiah, says indigenous language newspapers do not do well in Nigeria because of...

Heavy rains ravage Tanzania’s road infrastructures – Xinhuanet

The incessant rains have wreaked havoc in eastern and coastal areas of Tanzania due to flooded roads, which...

Brief-Go Tfi Q1 net profit up at 308,793 zlotys – Reuters

CAIRO, May 15 Egypt expects to apply a stamp duty on stock exchange transactions from early next month,...

China, Kenya to beef up collaboration in plant species conservation: official – Xinhuanet

China will strengthen collaboration with Kenya in scientific research and capacity development to revitalize conservation of the East...

Sudan owes $418 mn to ONGC Videsh

Sudanese government’s refusal to extend an oilfield licence to ONGC Videsh Limited comes amid dues worth $418 million...

Kenya Moore Hair Tips | Essence.com

The RHOA cast member also got real about her struggle with cystic acne during a Facebook Live at...