Day: October 20, 2017

Namibia: NPL Kick-Off Great for Brave Warriors, Says Mannetti

Windhoek — With the Namibia Premier League (NPL) officially kicking off today, Brave Warriors mentor Ricardo Mannetti says...

Death toll climbs to 358 after Somalia’s worst ever terror attack – Watford Observer

Thousands of anguished Somalis gathered to pray at the site of the country's deadliest attack as the death...

Zimbabwe: Zanu-PF Congress Succession Watershed

By Wendy MuperiZanu PF's extraordinary congress scheduled for December is part of a bigger plot to remove Vice-President...

US official: IS burrowing for footholds from Asia to Africa

WASHINGTON –  Losing real estate in the Middle East will not sharply affect Islamic State militants' ability to...

Anti-corruption fight a thankless job – Magu – Vanguard

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has said that the fight against...

Residents mobilise to help Mogadishu blast survivors

By JACQUELINE KUBANIAMore by this Author By BRIAN MOSETIMore by this Author “Fire! Fire!” is the answer one...

Africa:Business Development – Africa Now Forum Highlights Opportunities – AllAfrica.com

The first edition of an international meeting christened Africa Forum Now; grouping young executives and entrepreneurs in Cameroon...

US drone strike targets al-Shabaab after Somalia attack

Mogadishu - The US military said on Friday it carried out a drone strike this week against al-Shabaab...

France to give 15 million euros in aid for Syrian areas freed from Islamic State – Channelnewsasia.com

France will provide 15 million euros in aid for areas liberated by the U.S.-led coalition from Islamic State...

Where to Invest in Africa

FINANCES “Over the past three years, some African governments have had to implement deep and painful budget cuts,...

Millions caught in South Africa’s ‘worst data breach’

Image caption South Africa has been hit by what is described as the worst data breach in history...

Africa Solar Home System Provider Powers Up With France’s Engie

By Megan RowlingBarcelona — French utilities company ENGIE has agreed to acquire Uganda-based Fenix International, a provider of...

Dialogue on Cameroon Anglophone Crisis Makes Little Headway – Voice of America

Opposition lawmaker Joseph Mbah Ndam is seen on the rostrum complaining about anglophone marginalization, in Yaounde, Cameroon, April...

South Africa: What South Africa Can Learn From Policing in China

analysis By Zakhele MbheleThe scale of the Chinese policing environment is impressive, given the geographical and population size...

Nigerian Footballer Joins Atletico Madrid

Francisca Ordega, Super Falcons player, on Friday joined Atletico Madrid Women on loan from the Washington Spirit. This...

Ghana: Climate Change Biggest Threat to SDGs – President Akufo-Addo

press release The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the fight against deforestation and forest degradation is critical...

Ghana: KG Education to Be Enhanced in Bongo

press release The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Bongo in the Upper East Region, Hon. Peter Ayinbisa Ayamga,...

Ghana: President Cuts Sod for ‘1-District-1-Warehouse’ Project

press release President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Wednesday cut sod to begin the construction of the warehouse...

Ghana: Commission of Inquiry for the Creation of Regions Launched

press release The President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, in accordance with Article 5 of the Constitution, has inaugurated...

Ramaphosa condemns increasing corruption in SA

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned state capture and increasing government corruption. Source link : http://www.sabc.co.za/news/a/613f8c00430b09f089c3df415b3b8c3d/Ramaphosa-condemns-increasing-corruption-in-SA-20171020 Author :...

Somalia: Remain Vigilant, Uhuru Says As He Condoles Somalia

President Uhuru Kenyatta today condoled with the people of Somalia following the massive Mogadishu bomb attack last Saturday...

Uganda police lock up Kizza Besigye

By DAILY MONITORMore by this Author Former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Kizza Besigye has been...

Kenya: Stop Attacks on IEBC Ahead of Repeat Poll – Kenyatta

By Silas Apollo and Kennedy KimanthiStop attacks on the electoral commission and its staff as they prepare for...

Cameroon: How Yaounde is Stifling Freedom

Photo: camerbe Etudiants au Cameroun Blog By Michael TantohCape Town — The regime in Yaounde has a simple...

Limpopo, Mpumalanga record high Malaria cases

he National Institute for Communicable Diseases says a high number of Malaria cases have been reported in Limpopo...

Madagascar plague kills 94 people

By AFPMore by this Author The death toll from a plague outbreak in Madagascar has risen to 94,...

Sudan, Mauritania Sign Memo of Understanding in Higher Education and Scientific Sesearch

Khartoum — The Sudanese and Mauritanian Ministries of Higher Education and Scientific Research, signed Thursday, the memo of...

Sudan: With Wide Arab Participation.. Meeting of Higher Advisory Committee for Standardization Launched in Khartoum

Khartoum — The Higher Advisory Committee for Standardization held its 49 th meeting, Thursday, in Khartoum, under the...

Sudan: Investment State Minister Underlines Private Relationship With Saudi Arabia

Khartoum — The State Minister of the Ministry of Investment, Osama Faisal, affirmed the importance of economic and...

Africa: Business Development – Africa Now Forum Highlights Opportunities

By Amindeh Blaise AtabongThe pioneer international meeting for Africa's emergence is holding in Yaounde. The first edition of...

Cameroon: Situation in NW, SW – Weekend for Decisive Evaluation

By Choves LohPrime Minister Philemon Yang's led consultations towards a return to normalcy in the North West and...

Cameroon: South West – Grassroots Consultations Intensify

By Nkeze MbonwohThe Regional team will hold a final evaluation meeting with the Governor on Sunday. The Head...

Ugandan opposition leader held on murder charge after protests – Channelnewsasia.com

Uganda's main opposition leader was arrested and charged with murder, police said on Friday, after they broke up...

Sudan:North Kordofan Villagers Demand Dismantling of Toxic Gold Extraction Fa… – AllAfrica.com

The residents of El Marakh area of Jabrat El Sheikh village in North Kordofan submitted a memorandum to...

Arab Women in Maritime Association Launched – Marine News

A ground breaking event took place in Alexandria, Egypt when 30 women from nine Arab countries officially launched...

South Africa: Sport and Recreation Receives Another Clean Audit Award

press release The Department of Sport and Recreation SA under the leadership of Minister Thulas Nxesi received its...

Tanzania:Nyerere Was Cornerstone of Kiswahili Promotion – AllAfrica.com

MWALIMU Julius Kambarage Nyerere was a crusader for peace, justice and unity. As Tanzania, Africa and the world...

US warns of terror threat in Senegal

By AFPMore by this Author The US embassy has warned its citizens in Senegal of a "credible threat"...

Kenya:Risk of Sexual Violence Around Repeat Election – AllAfrica.com

Human Rights Watch research confirms that, once again, there was sexual violence against women and girls during the...

Egypt frees Egyptian-Irish after 4 years detention

Cairo - Egyptian authorities have released an Irish-Egyptian man who was detained for four years on charges related...