Month: October 2017

‘House of Cards’ filming suspended; new Spacey allegations

By Lynn Elber and Mark Kennedy | AP By Lynn Elber and Mark Kennedy | AP October 31 at 7:45 PM LOS...

Africa:Experts Explore Infrastructure and Cooperation to Improve Lives – AllAfrica.com

African economies require structural transformation to attain sustained growth that trickles down to all its peoples, an official...

The Latest: Police Identify Man Found Dead in Trailer Home

The Latest: Police Identify Man Found Dead in Trailer Home U.S. News & World ReportSuspect captured in killing...

Deadly form of plague continues to spread across Africa

Health chiefs are desperately trying to contain a deadly outbreak of airborne plague in Africa that has prompted...

Uganda:Uganda’s Textile Industry Picking Up the Threads – AllAfrica.com

It is Oct. 17, eighteen representatives of importers from Germany are touring Fine Spinner's garment factory in Bugolobi,...

DRC opposition says 2018 vote OK if president leaves

Kinshasa - The leader of Democratic Republic of Congo's largest opposition party says they would agree to a...

Tech Executives Are Testifying on Capitol Hill About Russian Election Interference

On Monday, the companies admitted the problem was much bigger.In prepared remarks, Facebook said inflammatory posts by Russian...

Under Armour’s glory days are over, analysts say

Under Armour's glory days are looking increasingly out of reach, analysts say.Facebook/Under Armour Under Armour slashed its outlook...

Central Africa:President Biya Joins Summit to Rebuild CEMAC – AllAfrica.com

The Head of State and wife, Chantal Biya arrived in N'Djamena yesterday to participate at the Extraordinary sub-regional...

Zimbabwe: Financial System Is Living On Borrowed Time – and Borrowed Money

analysis By Roger Southall, University of the WitwatersrandZimbabwe's financial system increasingly resembles a house of cards. Were one...

Africa: The ‘Africa Rising Story’ Was Based On Faulty Logic – Here’s How to Fix It

opinion By Lorenzo Fioramonti, University of PretoriaUntil a couple of years ago, all financial institutions and investment banks...

Egypt says air force kills militants after attack

Cairo - Egypt's military said Tuesday its air force had carried out a desert raid, killing "a large...

Injury rules Wayde van Niekerk out of 2018 Commonwealth Games

Cape Town - The golden boy of South African and world athletics, Wayde van Niekerk, will miss 2018 Commonwealth Games due...

Hordes of Al Ahly fans prompt training cancellation

Al Ahly fans unwittingly caused the cancellation of Tuesday's training session in CairoAfrican Champions League finalists Al Ahly...

Kenya:Kenyan Banks Ordered to Freeze Accounts of Six South Sudan Generals – AllAfrica.com

Kenya's central bank has instructed commercial banks to freeze accounts of six top South Sudanese generals in line...

Marburg virus outbreak declared in Uganda – KION 46

An outbreak of contagious and deadly Marburg virus disease in the Kween district of eastern Uganda was declared...

Absa Premiership match report Bloemfontein Celtic v Maritzburg United 31 October 2017 – News

Posted: 31 October 2017 Time: 17:29 Bloemfontein Celtic will be looking to return to winning ways in the...

Nigeria: Malaria Campaign Saving Young Lives in Nigeria

interview Following an 8-year conflict in north-eastern Nigeria, two-thirds of health facilities have been completely or partially destroyed...

iPhone X review: Day one with Face ID and animojis

The iPhone X feels like a concept car, or a secret project. That's because of the X name,...

Gatland fully committed to Wales job | Sport

(Reuters) - Wales coach Warren Gatland reiterated his commitment to the job on Tuesday and said he believed...

Kenyan Banks Ordered to Freeze Accounts of Six South Sudan Generals

By Joseph OduhaKenya's central bank has instructed commercial banks to freeze accounts of six top South Sudanese generals...

Sudan: South Darfur’s Habaniya, Salamat Agree On Reconciliation

Buram — Leaders of the Habaniya and Salamat tribes signed a peace agreement in West Darfur's Buram on...

UN bracing for 40,000 Cameroonian refugees in Nigeria – Vanguard

Thousands of people have fled Cameroon's violence-hit anglophone regions into neighbouring Nigeria in recent weeks, the UN said...

Discovery of Severed Heads in Tokyo Apartment Stuns Japan

A search of Mr. Shiraishi’s apartment on Monday uncovered a cooler containing two heads, then further examination revealed...

Nigeria: AfDB Denies ‘Calling Off’ Loans to Nigeria

Photo: The Guardian The African Development Bank Tuesday said it has not "called off loans to Nigeria", noting...

Cameroon: Cup of Cameroon – Four Teams Qualify for Semis

By Elizabeth MosimaQuarterfinal matches of the Cup of Cameroon took place across the country last weekend. Victoria United,...

South Africa: Sassa, SA Post Office Agree to ‘Sit Through the Night’ to Thrash Out Deal

The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the South African Post Office (SAPO) will "sit through the...

Uganda: Why You Should Eat More Tilapia

By Roland D. NasasiraTilapia, commonly known as engege is one of the oldest types of fish in Uganda....

Sudan:Finance Ministry, Juba Agree on Joint Action to Exempt Sudan’s Foreign … – AllAfrica.com

The Finance Ministers of the Sudan and the State of South Sudan have agreed on a joint external...

1 million Kenyan students write exams in election aftermath – News Times

Supporters of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, crowd the streets celebrating in Kikuyu, Kenya, Monday Oct. 30, 2017, Kenyan...

Society of real estate developers of Nigeria debuts, to tackle country’s huge… – Vanguard

Overwhelmed by the country's huge housing deficit estimated to be whopping 17 million units, a new group known...

NPP can’t ‘remote control’ vigilante supporters – Sammy Awuku – Ghanamma.com

The Youth Organizer of the governing New Patriotic Party , Sammi Awuku, has conceded that his party cannot...

Egypt: PM, EU Envoy Discuss Economic Coordination

Prime Minister Sherif Ismail received on Monday 30/10 / 2017 EU Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement...

Africa: Simba, Yanga Share Spoils in Dar Derby

Rivals Simba and Young Africans 'Yanga' played out a 1-1 draw on Saturday (28 October 2017) in a...

Morocco holds regional meeting on migration

Skhirat - Morocco is hosting a regional meeting on migration aiming at developing an African agenda on the...

Satellite Broadband Driving Socio-Economic Change

Across healthcare, education, government services and rural connectivity In a brand new report, YahClick and AfricaCom provides an in-depth...

South Sudan: Getting South Sudan Right

analysis By Ashish Kumar SenNikki Haley, the US ambassador to the United Nations, delivered a stern message to...

Kenya: Baringo Half Marathon Moved to November 18

By Elias MakoriThis year's Lotto-sponsored Baringo Half Marathon, initially scheduled for this Saturday, will now be run on...

Martial Arts Kicking Workout By Jake Mace

Jake Mace is highly trained in Tai Chi and Kung Fu and is Vegan! He takes us through...

At least 5 killed in east Congo clashes: Human Rights Watch

At least four civilians and a police officer were killed in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Monday...