Day: May 20, 2017

Protesters in S.African capital decry violence against women – Vanguard

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets of Pretoria on Saturday, angered by a rise in violence against...

Cameroon beat Gabon 1-0, surrender semi-final ticket to Guinea

CAF: Cameroon on Saturday finished their campaign at the Total U-17 Africa Cup of Nations Gabon 2017 on...

How Nigeria’s Wizkid fashioned a new sound that won global appeal | World news

During the summer of 2012, one of the biggest UK chart hits was Oliver Twist, the feelgood pop...

Tensions rise as Uganda refugee policy is pushed to breaking point | Global development

Dazed and exhausted, Joyce Mori sits on the floor cradling her sleeping daughter as they wait to have...

South Africa: Athlone Mom Starts Fund for Son’s Marrow Transplant – AllAfrica.com

A Cape Town woman has launched a crowd-funding campaign to help her little boy get a bone marrow...

Gov’t launches ‘Ahlan Ramadan’ to control price hikes – Egypt Today

"Ahlan Ramadan" Supermarket exhibition aims to control vendors' greed and price hikes as a result of the high...

Freed Nigerian schoolgirls meet families after 3 years – Boston.com

The 82 Nigerian schoolgirls recently released after more than three years in Boko Haram captivity reunited with their...

Asunafo North: Carpenters fix damaged school furniture for free – GhanaWeb

The Mim Carpenters Association in Asunafo North Municipal of the Brong Ahafo Region has repaired over 900 damaged...

82 Chibok Girls Abducted By Boko Haram Reunite With Families In Nigeria : The Two-Way : NPR

The recently released Chibok girls reunited with their families amidst laughter and tears in the Nigerian capital of...

Courtney Pieters laid to rest – South African Broadcasting Corporation

South African Broadcasting CorporationCourtney Pieters laid to restSouth African Broadcasting CorporationAn entire community in mourning united by the...

.com | Shock as body of girl, 5, found with private parts, tongue missing – News24

Germany's ambassador to Zimbabwe has reportedly said that German businesses are playing a "wait-and-see game" before they can...

Nigeria and her great human assets abroad —Demola Seriki

No fewer than 15 million Nigerians live in diaspora with may distinguishing themselves in various fields, according to...

Kenya races toward goal of electrifying every household – PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHourKenya races toward goal of electrifying every householdPBS NewsHourKenya has made rapid gains in connecting households across...

Kings winning streak halted by Brumbies at Nelson Mandela Bay

There were high hopes the resurgent Port Elizabeth side could notch a fourth consecutive win, but they were...

My Liverpool team deserves to finish in top four

If Liverpool’s composure and ability to handle the pressure of a season-defining final home game with Middlesbrough can be gauged...

Why losing Alexis Sanchez would be such a nightmare for Arsenal

The level of interest contrasts sharply with that over Mesut Özil, who shares the same contractual situation as...

Tanzania: US grants $526mln to fight AIDS

The United States has approved $526 million aid to Tanzania over the coming year to fight AIDS and...

Brumbies end Australia’s long wait for Super Rugby win in South Africa with hard-fought success over Kings

THE Brumbies became the first Aussie side to win a Super Rugby match in South Africa this season...

Guinea join Ghana in U-17 Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals

Stade de l'Amitie in Libreville where Guinea and Ghana drew 0-0Guinea joined Ghana in the semi-finals of the...

Chibok Schoolgirls: Freed Nigerian Girls Reunite With Family

(ABUJA, Nigeria) — The 82 Nigerian schoolgirls recently released after more than three years in Boko Haram captivity...

South African men march against abuse of women and children

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMainly male protesters marched through Pretoria on SaturdayHundreds of protesters,...

Tough times as Sh140b debt due amid costly campaigns :: Kenya

Today, when President Uhuru Kenyatta goes to church and kneels down to pray, he will be seeking God’s...

Fleck happy with Stormers fight back

Cape Town - Stormers Head Coach Robbie Fleck was impressed with the mental strength his team showed to...

Provision of sanitary pads still government priority- Muyingo – Daily Monitor

Mr Tonny Mukasa-Lusambu, the assistant commissioner for primary education said that a total of 900 Senior Women and...

Sudanese army, SLM-MM in fierce fighting in Darfur

May 20, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan’s Armed Forces (SAF) and the rebel Sudan Liberation Movement (SLM-MM) led by...

Dear Akamba, Kenya’s destiny is in your hands, don’t break it :: Kenya

I write this Open Letter to the Kamba Nation not because of my ethnicity. No – I do...

Djokovic crushes Thiem to secure Zverev Rome final

Rome - Novak Djokovic overcame having to play twice in a day before cruising into the final of...

Guinea join Ghana on plane to India

​Guinea second African side to reach FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 Will be Guineans fifth U-17 World...

Kenya Moore’s Restraining Order Dismissed

Matt Jordan and Kenya Moore *A judge has dismissed the restraining order Kenya Moore took out against her...

CAF U17 Nations Cup: Ghana draw 0-0 with Guinea to finish as Group A leaders

Ghana U17 captain Eric Ayiah Ghana U17 confirmed their status as Group A leaders after drawing 0-0 with...

Central African Republic: Rebel Schism Drives Alarming Upsurge of Violence in Central African Republic

By Philip KleinfeldGoumba — On both sides of the rutted, 200-kilometre dirt road that runs from Bria to...

World champions Blitzboks stutter into London quarters

World champions Blitzboks stutter into London quarters Craig Ray | 2017-05-20 19:47:28.0 South African (in green) and Fiji...

World champions Blitzboks stutter into London quartfinals

World champions Blitzboks stutter into London quartfinals Craig Ray | 2017-05-20 19:47:28.0 South African (in green) and Fiji...

Rivaldo Coetzee wins big at Ajax CT year-end awards

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana and Ajax Cape Town defender, Rivaldo Coetzee, was the big winner at the...

KCCA FC crowned Uganda champs with win over Sadolin

KCCA players, with coach Mike Mutebi beaming left, celebrate on Saturday. PHOTO @AminahBabiryeKampala, Uganda| KCCA FC MEDIA|  KCCA...

Late tries end Kings’ winning run – SuperSport

by Gavin Rich 20 May 2017, 21:27 <!-- --> <!-- Fantasy Store --> The Brumbies scored twice in...

Museveni to help Kenya push for access to EU market

By Patrick Igunza For Citizen DigitalPublished on  20 May 2017 Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni will soon lead a...

Is our ballooning public debt a ticking time bomb? :: Kenya

A passenger train on the Nairobi-Mombasa Standard Gauge Railway line. News that Kenya would increase its debt stock...

Rampant Lions maul Bulls at Ellis Park

On a night where they dominated the Bulls in every department, the Lions scored seven tries including two...

SABC News – Liliesleaf ANC branch endorses Sisulu as Presidential candidate :Saturday 20 May 2017

Some branch members are not holding back on the calibre of leaders they want as they recommend Lindiwe...