Day: May 22, 2017

FACT or FICTION: Zim stepmother gouges bedwetting stepson’s eyes story – ZWNews.com

Police officials have poured scorn on a sad story which circulated online weeks ago alleging that a Zimbabwean...

Ethiopia: Authority Completes Six Road Projects

In the past nine months, the Ethiopian Roads Authority (ERA) completed the construction of six projects with a...

Roadside blast kills 5 Somali soldiers – India.com

Mogadishu, May 23 At least five Somali soldiers were killed and one injured in a roadside bomb attack...

Multiple myeloma in Niger Delta, Nigeria: complications and the outcom

Ogbonna Collins Nwabuko,1,2 Elizabeth Eneikido Igbigbi,3 Innocent Ijezie Chukwuonye,4 Martin Anazodo Nnoli5 1Department of Haematology, Federal Medical Center,...

No juicy offers for foreign unskilled workers in Gulf Region– Ghana Embassy warns

The Ghana Embassy in Saudi Arabia has cautioned Ghanaians who have made plans to seek greener pasture in...

A letter to President Alassane Ouattara: You reap what you sow – GhanaWeb

Mr. President, from my rat hole somewhere on the outskirts of Accra, I extend my warmest greetings to...

Gordhan warns against kleptocracy – Moneyweb

South Africa Former finance minister implores citizens to play an active role in upholding democratic ideals. Former finance...

Nigeria police fire teargas, spray hot water on protesting Shiites

Police on Monday sprayed hot water and fired tear gas sporadically to disperse protesting members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria...

Africa Day – the questions still linger

Pan-Africanism in Africa really gained ground just before the liberation era period, in the 1940s. The call for...

Gordhan: Glorification of globalisation has masked its considerable downsides – Daily Maverick

Daily MaverickGordhan: Glorification of globalisation has masked its considerable downsidesDaily MaverickFormer Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan delivered a keynote...

South Africa declares Western Cape province a drought disaster area – Reuters

Western Cape premier Helen Zille declared the province a disaster area on Monday and urged residents to manage...

Shabaab spokesman calls on Kenyan jihadists to form an ‘army’ – The Long War Journal

The media arm for Shabaab, al Qaeda's branch in East Africa, has released a video of a graduation...

The Dead Are Bidding for Government Business in South Africa

by May 22, 2017, 6:00 PM EDT South Africa’s National Treasury has discovered about 12,000 dead people in...

Rwandan community in Ethiopia holds family day – The New Times

Rwandans living in Ethiopia over the weekend held a Family Day where they met and discussed different aspects...

AfDB projects Zimbabwe GDP at 1.3pc

Minister Patrick ChinamasaHarare BureauTHE African Development Bank has projected Zimbabwe’s economy to grow by a conservative 1.3 percent...

Niger U-17 want to take revenge on Ghana

The Young Menas coach believes it’s time to take revenge on the Black Starlets who defeated his side...

ISS Today: Are Islamic State returnees a risk for South Africa? – Daily Maverick

Daily MaverickISS Today: Are Islamic State returnees a risk for South Africa?Daily MaverickAn estimated 40,000 individuals from 110...

Lol state deputy governor resigns to protest Kiir’s failure to run the country

May 22, 2017 (JUBA) – Lual Dau Marach, the Deputy Governor of the newly formed Lol State has...

US Superbike rider Nicky Hayden dies after bike accident

American World Superbike rider Nicky Hayden, hit by a car in a bicycle accident in Italy last week,...

‘I never resigned’ – Molefe

'I never resigned' - Molefe TMG Digital | 2017-05-22 21:22:23.0 Brian Molefe. File photo. Image by: ALON SKUY...

Egypt may impose hefty fines on tourist harassers

Souvenir vendors wait for tourists in front of the Giza pyramids on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt, Nov....

Shabaab spokesman calls on Kenyan jihadists to form an ‘army’

The media arm for Shabaab, al Qaeda’s branch in East Africa, has released a video of a graduation...

Robotics Contest for Youth Promotes Innovation for Economic Growth in Africa

DAKAR —  Several hundred middle school and high school students from Senegal and surrounding countries spent last week...

Gambian ex-President Yahya Jammeh ‘stole $50m’ from state

Image copyright AFP Image caption Yahya Jammeh left the country in January after being voted out of power...

Gorilla & Willife Flying Safaris in Uganda

Flying your safari is a great way to reduce travel time, especially for those planning a safari within...

Come on, let’s face it, Jubilee’s performance is but woeful :: Kenya

It’s been four years since the Jubilee coalition took office and nine months since the Jubilee Party (JP)...

Kenya ranked highly among Africa peers in visa openness policy :: Kenya

  Kenya has been ranked highly on the continent as one of the countries that allows free movement...

Ethiopia ahead of Kenya in capital race

Economy & Politics Monday, May 22, 2017 20:26 By BRIAN NGUGI A stretch of superhighway between their Addis...

Cameroon: Forced From Their Forests, Cameroon’s Female Pygmies Bear Brunt of Alcohol Abuse

By Josiane KouagheuDjibot, Cameroon — Driven from their ancestral lands by logging and mining firms, many of the...

Kenya’s Struggling Uber Drivers Fear a New Competitor: Uber

Uber sponsors its drivers based on their earnings record with the company. Without Uber, drivers struggle to obtain...

Cricket: England vs South Africa ODI preview – talking points, head-to-head and more

South Africa find themselves in a uniquely luxurious position ahead of the Champions Trophy beginning next week. Not...

The Standard – Kenya: Sponsorship: Football Kenyan Federation unveils new Mafro kit deal | The Standard

Stars' new kit and identity New kit, new identity for Kenya: Sponsorship. Football Kenyan Federation unveils new Mafro...

Heavy rains kill 10 in northeast Tanzania – Xinhuanet

At least 10 people died and 20 others were injured in just one week due to ongoing rains...

Nigeria raises interest on unpaid taxes to try to discourage evaders – Reuters

May 22 Nigeria will increase the interest rate on unpaid taxes to discourage companies and individuals from paying...

Pontoon on Volta Lake stops operation – GhanaWeb

The only pontoon that transports heavy loads and passengers across the Volta Lake from Yeji in Brong-Ahafo to...

.com | Ivory Coast rebels stage fresh street protest – News24

A video showing president Mugabe struggling to climb a small staircase a has gone viral, and Omar al-Bashir...

South African Man Crushed To Death By Wounded Elephant : The Two-Way : NPR

Elephants cross the road at Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe, not far from where an elephant crushed a man...

ICC WCL to start in Uganda

EXCITEMENT is building ahead of ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Division 3 with six teams battling it out...

Majority shareholder destroyed UTL – MPs – Daily Monitor

A probe into the mismanagement of UTL has concluded, with five MPs signing a majority report, one a...

UN agency repatriates 64,761 Somalis refugees from Kenya – Xinhuanet

The UN refugee agency said Monday it had repatriated some 64,761 Somali refugees from Kenya since the voluntary...