Day: October 11, 2017

Trans Angolan popstar Titica shakes her way to success

Trans singer and dancer Titica has become a big star among young Angolans and an icon for anti-LGBT...

Death of the Nile – BBC News

The River Nile serves as a lifeline to millions of people across East Africa and Egypt but is...

Congo vote delayed until 2019, electoral commission says – 680News

Congo's long-delayed presidential vote cannot take place until 2019 despite a deal with the opposition that it would...

Fox and Others Will Feel Pain of U.S. Absence at World Cup

In 2011, Fox paid more than $400 million for the English-language broadcast rights in the United States for...

Are Swiss aid workers taking too many risks? – Swissinfo

Following the recent abduction of a Swiss aid worker in Sudan, Swiss Public Television SRF asks whether it...

break up Nigeria or go back to regionalism.,.. – Ango Abdullahi – Vanguard

Former Vice President, Abubakar Atiku, Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State and former Vice Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello...

The avoidable tsunami of tragedies in Ghana – GhanaWeb

Human life, from birth to death, is intertwined with accidents of all proportions. Many of these mishaps are...

What’s next for U.S. soccer after not qualifying for World Cup?

The analysis and second-guessing began before the U.S. national team had even left the tiny stadium in central...

Mara voted the best park in Africa at gala

By MATHIAS RINGAMore by this Author Kenya is once again on the global arena after the popular Maasai...

Bok assistant to coach Munster – SuperSport

Springboks forwards coach Johann van Graan has been released from his contract to join Munster as head coach,...

Arsenal news: Paul Merson slams Arsene Wenger with stunning Harry Redknapp comment | Football | Sport

Arsenal last won the league in 2004 when they went through the season unbeaten and they have struggled...

After getting knocked out of 2018 World Cup, U.S. men’s soccer will take more hits off the field

The failure of the U.S. men's national soccer team to qualify for the World Cup - a feat...

Mnangagwa to be axed at Special Zanu PF Congress this December – ZWNews.com

Harare: In an intriguing turn to the factional wars ravaging Zanu PF, President Robert Mugabe now faces re-election...

The Premier League Show: Why Crystal Palace are perfect for Wilfried Zaha – Gabby Logan

You can see Gabby Logan's in-depth interview with Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha on The Premier League Show...

Sierra Leone: Social Welfare Minister Takes Sierra Leone Success Story to Ecowas – Defends Adult Bondo Women’s Rights to Their Bodies

The Minister Social Welfare, Gender and Children's Affairs,Dr.Sylvia Olayinka Blyden has just returned from the 2017 edition of...

Lindhout’s mother pleaded for daughter’s freedom during tense phone calls – 680News

Amanda Lindhout's mother pleaded with one of her daughter's alleged Somalian kidnappers to lower a $2-million ransom demand,...

Wallabies world’s 3rd best? You must be joking! – Sport24

Sport24Wallabies world's 3rd best? You must be joking!Sport24Cape Town - A New Zealand scribe has questioned the legitimacy...

Results of Libyan election delayed

Monrovia - Liberia's election results were delayed on Wednesday by hitches at a number of polling stations, with...

Ghana: Government Is Committed to Curbing Threat of Illegal Mining Activities–Hon.amewu

press release The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, John Peter Amewu, has given the assurance that government...

Ghana: Hosting WPF Day Mark of Ghana’s Growing Democracy- – Unesco

press release The Director-General of the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Madame Irina Bokova, has...

Ghana: Restoration of Nursing Training Allowances Have Come True-President

press release Effective September 2017/2018 academic year, Fifty- Eight Thousand Health training nurses, comprising nurses and midwives will...

Ghana: Deputy Energy Minister Launches One Oxfam Platform in Accra

press release Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) have been urged to eschew the tendency of turning such organizations into...

Study exposes the dark side of coffee cultivation in Uganda – EurekAlert!

New research led by Kelly Austin , associate professor of sociology at Lehigh, explores unequal exchange in the...

Again Nigerians, one from Ogun, killed in South Africa, Union bemoans – Vanguard

At least two Nigerians, one from Ogun state, have been shot dead in South Africa last week, Nigerian...

Photo of tourists visit Luxor city photo file – Egypt Today

In full swing, Luxor governorate continues its intensive preparations for the new 2017/2018 winter season, which is expected...

Sub-Saharan Africa in global lead with cases of child marriages

Sierra Leone, Central African Republic and Chad has some of the highest rates of child marriage globally, a...

NCA to descend hard on seven radio stations – Ghanamma.com

The National Communications Authority says it will crack the whip on seven radio stations for defying its orders...

Ethiopia: Authority Outperforming GTP II Target – AllAfrica.com

The city road coverage has already reached 23.4 percent before the Second Growth and Transformation Plan come to...

Georges Griffiths – ” press courtesy image AC Sparta Prague official website – Egypt Today

Griffiths, who has played for Sparta Prague and Diosgyor, was shot dead in Ivory Coast. The 26-year-old was...

KADENGE: A home-grown solution to Africa’s woes

By FLORENCE KADENGEMore by this Author The recent Africa Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) in Abidjan Cote d’Ivoire had...

Egypt: Sisi Instructs Government to Continue Implementing Economic Reform Plan

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi instructed on Tuesday 10/10 /2017 the government to continue implementing the economic and...

Egypt: World Youth Forum to Address Terrorism, Sustainable Development, Peace-Keeping

Under the auspices of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, the World Youth Forum will be held in Sharm...

Egypt: Sisi, German Min. Discuss Bilateral Relations

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received on Tuesday 10/10/2017 Germany's Federal Minister of Economic Cooperation and Development Gerd...

Egypt: Foreign Ministry Says Efforts Intensified to Support Khattab in Unesco Election

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry has been holding talks with foreign ministers of UNESCO Executive Board state members over...

Egypt: Khattab Gets 12 Votes in 2nd Round of Unesco Election

Egypt's candidate for the UNESCO director-general post Moshira Khattab has secured 12 votes in the second round of...

Egypt: PM Chairs Meeting to Review Preparations for World Youth Forum

Prime Minister Sherif Ismail chaired a meeting on Tuesday 10/10/2017 to follow up preparations for the World Youth...

Egypt: IMF Expects Egypt’s Growth Rate to Increase By 5.3 Percent By End of 2019

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) expected Egypt's growth rate to increase by 5.3 percent and the inflation rate...

Egypt: Army Takes All Necessary Measures to Ensure Security of Borders, Says Defense Minister

Minister of Defense and Military Production Sedki Sobhy said on Tuesday 10/10/2017 that the armed forces are keen...

SABC News – PAP management not keeping proper records of expenditure, assets:Wednesday 11 October 2017

The Pan African Parliament is underway in Midrand, Gauteng.(SABC) The Pan African Parliament Committee on Audit and Public...

Van Graan in the same mould as Rassie Erasmus

Bernard Jackman believes Johann van Graan is cut from the same cloth as the man he'll take the reins...