Day: May 17, 2017

.com | Botswana kills at least 68 cattle from Zimbabwe – report – News24

A Zimbabwean minister has reportedly warned South Africa against copying Zimbabwe's "land reform agenda", and Lesotho's King Letsie...

Eritrea Protest Vigil 2017

Details  by cswpress  on 17 May 2017  in News Three years ago, I found myself at the United...

Residents demonstrate over road – Daily Monitor

KAKUMIRO. Residents in Igayaza Trading Centre along the Kakumiro-Hoima road in Birembo Sub-county, Kakumiro District have protested against...

Leadership problems rooted in individual Nigerians-Idiodi – Vanguard

The problems of leadership in the country are rooted in the problems of individual Nigerians. So for the...

Ethiopian infrastructures affected in global cyber attack – Xinhuanet

Ethiopian telecommunications, financial institutions, electronic companies, industries, and hospitals are among infrastructure targets affected by a computer virus...

African And Global Business Leaders Convened For Spring IGD Frontier 100 Forum

Frontier leaders called for greater advocacy with governments in creating an enabling business environment, boosting energy access, strengthening...

Fijians Beat South Africa | Fiji Sun

The Fijian Under-19 netball team after they defeated South Africa at the Vodafone Arena on May 17, 2017....

US Embassy in Ghana ‘begging’ to pay power bills of 2 years

The United States Embassy in Accra is literally begging the national power supply company to sit with them...

Ghana ease their way to India

Ghana are the first African side to qualify for the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup The Black Starlets...

Cape Town City guarantee top three finish with win over Arrows

Bilankulu headed the ball into his own net from a cross by Aubrey Ngoma as City stole a...

Chippa United move out of relegation for now with win over SuperSport

Chippa United move out of relegation for now with win over SuperSport Vuyokazi Nkanjeni, At Nelson Mandela Bay...

Chiefs misery continues after 2-0 defeat away at Platinum Stars

Chiefs misery continues after 2-0 defeat away at Platinum Stars Mahlatse Mphahlele | 2017-05-17 22:36:22.0 Goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune...

Steinhoff plans Africa spinoff after $3 billion expansion

Companies and Deals Planned move follows collapse of merger talks with Shoprite. John Bowker and Paul Jarvis, Bloomberg...

1 more rescued in addition to 82

Associated Press 6:23 p.m. ET May 17, 2017 Maiduguri, Nigeria — Nigeria’s presidential spokesman says another young woman...

UPDATE 1-Steinhoff says to spin off African retail business – Reuters

May 17 South African retail group Steinhoff on Wednesday said it was kicking off a process to separately...

Zimbabwe seals platinum refinery deal

Mines and Mining Development Minister Walter Chidhakwa (right back row), his deputy Fred Moyo witness as Zimbabwe Mining...

Cameroon to promote renewable clean energy – South African Broadcasting Corporation

South African Broadcasting CorporationCameroon to promote renewable clean energySouth African Broadcasting CorporationCameroon to promote renewable clean energy. Wednesday...

Another body of illegal miner found in Free State – South African Broadcasting Corporation

South African Broadcasting CorporationAnother body of illegal miner found in Free StateSouth African Broadcasting CorporationThe body of another...

Zimbabwe women thrash Ireland again

ZIMBABWE thrashed Ireland again, this time beating their fancied opponents by five wickets, in the women’s quadrangular series...

Tullow to drill more wells after ruling on maritime dispute with Ivory Coast

Tullow Oil says plans are underway to resume drilling next year to boost output at its Tweneboa, Enyenra,...

EDITORIAL: Africa should fast track green cover restoration – The New Times

Investing in forest and landscape restoration as well as ensuring their sustainability will improve livelihoods of African people....

Accelerating Number Of Bankable Infrastructure Projects In Africa Priority For AFC Live 2017

– Over 600 industry leaders join AFC for the continent’s premier infrastructure summit –– Keynote speakers including HE...

Pirates top eight ambitions suffer another blow after drab goalless draw against Ajax

Mark van Heerden of Orlando Pirates in action with Ayanda Makau of Ajax Cape Town during the Absa...

Sundowns draw against Maritzburg to hand PSL title to Wits

Kurt Lentjies and Tiyani Mabunda during the Absa Premiership match between Mamelodi Sundowns and Maritzburg United at Lucas...

IMF backs Egypt plan to remove fuel subsidies in three years, ease inflation | Reuters

CAIRO May 17 The International Monetary Fund is encouraged by Egypt's efforts to remove fuel subsidies within three...

Netball seniors to regroup for Africa Champs

Ellina Mhlanga Sports ReporterAS the Africa Netball Championships draw closer, Zimbabwe’s senior team is scheduled to regroup this weekend...

Bidvest Wits crowned PSL champions with a game to spare

With Mamelodi Sundowns drawing 2-2 against Maritzburg United at Lucas Moripe Stadium, James Keene's strike in the fourth...

Concern as Sudan leader wanted for war crimes plans Saudi trip alongside Trump | World news

The US has protested against plans by the Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted for war crimes...

Seattle nonprofit to battle cancer in Africa with help from biotech industry

BVGH President Jennifer Dent. (BVGH Photo) As progress is being made against deadly infectious diseases in Africa and...

Qatari Armed Forces conclude drill in Sudan

The Qatari Armed Forces concluded the 10-day 'Saqr Al Jazeera 1 drill' in eastern Sudan, in the presence...

Baroka remain rooted at the bottom after goalless draw against Highlands Park

Baroka remain rooted at the bottom after goalless draw against Highlands Park Tshepang Mailwane, At Peter Mokaba Stadium...

Uganda Needs Kenyan Go-Ahead for $2.3 Billion China Rail Funding

Uganda, which wants to start building part of a multi-billion-dollar rail line to Kenya, must wait for its...

SportPesa nominated for prestigious sports industry awards

One of Kenya’s biggest supporters of sports, SportPesa will tomorrow night battle it out with international giants for...

Local Contractors urged to pursue Excellency – Ghanamma.com

Elmina , May 17, GNA - The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Samuel Atta Akyea has challenged...

As the West shuts out migrants, Ethiopia’s doors are open — even to its enemy

Sand and grime surround the drooping eyelids of a tired 14-year-old Eritrean girl in a dirty pink tracksuit...

Trump faces fallout over Comey appeal, intelligence sharing

Washington – US President Donald Trump faced fallout on Wednesday over revelations that he personally appealed to now-fired...

Italian Serie A giants Juventus make Coppa Italia history with final win over Lazio – News

Posted: 17 May 2017 Time: 23:03 Juventus became the first team to win three successive Coppa Italia titles...

Don’t undermine Ford K, leader tells ODM’s Oparanya

Ford Kenya Youth League secretary Wafula Wakoli has accused Kakamega Governor Wycliffe Oparanya of undermining NASA summit recommendations.It...

Mt Kenya women locked out of county assemblies :: Kenya

A worrying trend is taking shape in parts of Central Kenya where women county assembly aspirants are locked...

Truecaller Starts Rolling Out Its Ad Platform For Brands In Africa

Eyeing Africa for its next phase of growth – targeting local startups and global brands to scale its...