Day: November 1, 2017

Immigration act of 1990: How the diversity lottery works

From Romania to Nepal, they call it the “golden ticket,” a diversity visa lottery that offers citizens of...

‘Legend’ Aguero hits record goal as Manchester City reach Champions League last 16

The 29-year-old Argentine beat the old mark of 177 set by Eric Brook during the 1930s when he...

Kenya:Nurses Strike Shows Poor Management of Health Care – AllAfrica.com

At the centre of their dispute is a collective bargaining agreement that had been struck with county governments...

Powell, Once an Also-Ran, Set to Chair Trump’s Bank-Friendly Fed

A few months ago, Jerome Powell was reckoned to be too tough on banks to get President Donald...

UEFA Champions League group stage wrap 01 November 2017 – News

Posted: 1 November 2017 Time: 23:13 Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City each qualified for the last 16 in...

UK bank accused of ‘criminal complicity’ in South Africa scandal

Image copyright PA Lord Peter Hain has said a UK bank should be investigated for "possible criminal complicity"...

Eritrea opposition: Security forces kill 28 protesters – Al Jazeera

Security forces killed at least 28 people in rare protests in the Eritrean capital, an opposition group has...

Utah Nurse Gets $500000 Settlement Over Arrest for Refusing Blood Sample

Utah Nurse Gets $500000 Settlement Over Arrest for Refusing Blood Sample U.S. News & World ReportAlert librarian credited...

Al-Qaeda-linked group claims deadly attack on Mali official

Bamako - Al-Qaeda-linked extremists are claiming responsibility for a deadly attack on the convoy of a high-ranking judicial...

CIA Releases New Tranche of Materials Seized in 2011 Bin Laden Raid

CIA Releases New Tranche of Materials Seized in 2011 Bin Laden Raid U.S. News & World ReportCIA releases...

Libyan coast guard intercepts 299 migrants from sub-Saharan African countries… – Times of Oman

Migrants arrive at a naval base after they were rescued by Libyan coastguard, in Tripoli, Libya on October...

Kenyan police killed 13 protesters since new vote, rights group says

Nairobi - Kenyan police have killed 13 protesters in opposition strongholds since Thursday's repeat presidential election, which the...

South Africa: SA Asked to Back ‘Green Days’ in RWC 2023 Bid Campaign

South Africans are being urged to wear green on three special days to boost over the final hurdle...

Celebrate discovery of Tut’s tomb and unlocking of Egyptian history – Post and Courier

The golden mask of Egypt's famous King Tutankhamun is displayed at the Egyptian museum in Cairo, Egypt. The...

The Latest: Police: Man Fired at Witness After Student Shot

The Latest: Police: Man Fired at Witness After Student Shot U.S. News & World ReportUtah nurse, violently arrested...

Liberia presidential vote halted by country’s Supreme Court

Image copyright Reuters/ EPA Image caption Former football star George Weah (left) and Vice-President Joseph Boakai are due...

6 countries agree on visa-free travel

By AFPMore by this Author Six countries in central and western Africa have breathed life into long-running plans...

Sudan: Clocks Back One Hour As Sudan Returns to Gmt+2

Khartoum — Clocks in Sudan were turned back one hour at 12:00 GMT on Tuesday, returning the country...

Africa: Deliberate Famine Should Be a War Crime, UN Expert Says

By Tharanga YakupitiyageUnited Nations — The deliberate starvation of civilians could amount to a war crime and should...

Uganda: Project to Help Africa Farm Its Savannahs

By Victor KipropUganda and Kenya are among eight African countries that will pilot a savannah cultivation programme that...

Zimbabwe: Live – Cde Don Muvuti Burial @ the National Heroes Acre

By Wilson Kakurira, Clearance Munondo and Happiness ChikwanhaZimpapers Online gives you Live Updates of the proceedings at the...

Kenya: Safaricom Share Gains, Shaking Off Collymore Sick Leave

By Brian NgugiThe stock market Tuesday shrugged off news of Safaricom chief executive Bob Collymore medical leave with...

Supreme Court case may delay Liberia run-off poll

By AFPMore by this Author Liberia's Supreme Court said it will summon the country's election commission on Thursday...

The top 10 college football games in November

CLOSE SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' college football reporter Paul Myerberg breaks down the hottest headlines from Week 9....

Rescued and deradicalised women are returning to Boko Haram. Why?

Girls and women who join Boko Haram simply tend to see it as the best option available to...

6 killed in rare protests in Eritrea, opposition group says – The Daily News-Record

At least six people have been killed in rare protests in the capital of Eritrea, one of the...

Nigeria’s foreign policy moving in right direction under Buhari – Don – Vanguard

Adetula made this known at a lecture tagged 'Nigeria in a changing world: Challenges and Options' which held...

Disease could halve Ivory Coast first-quarter cocoa output: exporters – Reuters

Cocoa production in top grower Ivory Coast could fall by nearly half in the first quarter of next...

Nigeria: Ex-Nigerian Vice President Alex Ekwueme in Coma

The former Vice President of Nigeria, Dr. Alex Ekwueme has reportedly slumped and in coma. The second republic...

Liberia’s presidential runoff: On the strange appeal of George Weah

Why do so many people want the inexperienced and untested former footballer to be president? George Weah’s campaign...

Africa: Women and Malnutrition in Africa

By Raghav Gaiha and Vani S. KulkarniNew Delhi and Philadelphia — Undernutrition is widespread and a key reason...

Central Africa: CEMAC Extraordinary Summit – Official Delegation Accompanying Head of State

By Martin Belinga EboutouFollowing is a press release from the Civil Cabinet. "At the invitation of His Excellency...

South Africa: Lawyer for Soccer Body Chief Issues Statement on Rape Claims

press release Ms Ferguson has alleged that Dr Jordaan raped her 24 years ago. Dr Jordaan denies that...

Tanzania: Eyes Now On Dar Tycoon Manji in Nakumatt Tanzania Buyout Plan

By Allan OlingoTanzanian tycoon Yusuf Manji has been mentioned among the people likely to buy out Nakumatt Tanzania...

Sony Is Getting Its Mojo Back

Hi, this is Yuji  in Tokyo. I just got back from a press event where Sony unveiled the...

Nii Lante inaugurates new NDC office to begin grassroot re-organization in Od… – GhanaWeb

The member of Parliament for the Odododiodioo Constituency in the Greater Accra Region Hon Edwin Nii Lante Vanderpuye...

Maluleka takes aim at TKO

READ: Steve - Itu always keeps Chiefs in it Chiefs, who drew 0-0 with Polokwane City in the...

The quest for tax reform is Ryan’s moment of truth

This is Paul RyanPaul RyanBudget vote raises red flag for GOP on tax reform Dems yearn for days...

Deadly plague slowing down in Madagascar: authorities

Antananarivo - A plague outbreak that has claimed 128 lives in Madagascar has slowed down, health authorities on...

Eritrea: Assessment Meeting On Role of Women

Mendefera — The National Union of Eritrean Women branch in the Southern region conducted an assessment meeting on...