Day: November 9, 2017

Refugees warn of looming civil war in Cameroon – IRIN

As Patrick Ndong was getting ready to leave home for his poultry farm in the Cameroonian commune of...

Dallas Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott suspended upheld again after court denies motion

FRISCO, Texas -- The emergency injunction request by the NFL Players Association on behalf of Dallas Cowboys running...

Ezekiel Elliott suspended again after court denies request for injunction

The pendulum has swung back the other way and Ezekiel Elliott is suspended again, after the Second Circuit...

Coetzee believes South Africa are underdogs for Ireland clash in Dublin

The Springboks have unleashed the 'Beast' Tendai Mtawarira for the weekend's Aviva Stadium encounter. Zimbabwe-born prop Mtawarira will...

Leighton author’s story of ‘sex, murder and revolution’ heads to the USA – Leighton Buzzard Online

A Leighton Buzzard author is celebrating an exciting request from an American publisher, as his gripping tale of...

2018 World Cup qualifying play-off wrap 09 November 2017 – News

Posted: 9 November 2017 Time: 22:02 Croatia secured a big victory over Greece, while Switzerland edged past the...

NFL expects contract extension for Roger Goodell to be finalized soon

The NFL expects a five-year contract extension with commissioner Roger Goodell to be finalized soon, despite a threatened...

Egypt fears influx of militants after Islamic State defeat

Sharm El-Sheikh - Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi says Islamic State militants are making their way to his country...

.com | Cameroon imposes curfew on troubled anglophone city – News24

Authorities in Cameroon have imposed a night-time curfew and ordered the closure of shops and public places in...

League denies report Roger Goodell ‘furious’ at Jerry Jones, other NFL owners | NFL

Roger Goodell is "furious" that Jerry Jones and other owners are insisting that compensation on the NFL commissioner's next contract be more performance-based...

Chinese companies keep investing in Ethiopia – Xinhuanet

As Ethiopia strives to become the manufacturing hub of Africa, more and more Chinese companies are showing an...

International court opens probe into Burundi deadly violence

The Hague -  International Criminal Court judges have authorised an investigation into allegations of state-sponsored crimes in Burundi...

Mauritanian blogger’s death sentence cut to two years

Image copyright Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mohamed Mkhaitir Image caption M'khaitir says he did not mean to cause offence...

RiseUp Summit to take place on 1st -3 of December 2017

Now in its 5th edition, RiseUp Summit is the leading entrepreneurship and innovation event in the region –...

Former South Sudan military chief, Gen Malong, seeks refuge in Uganda – Daily Monitor

Juba. The under siege former South Sudan Chief of Staff, Gen Paul Malong, is seeking political asylum. In...

Burundi to be investigated for state-led murder, rape, torture – CBC News

Burundians take to the streets to celebrate Burundi's withdrawal from the International Criminal Court in Bujumbura on Oct....

Obamacare plan better deal than mandate tax for many uninsured: Study

More than half of the 10.7 million Americans who are uninsured and eligible for an Obamacare plan could...

Insurers See Jump in Sign-Ups for Affordable Care Act

Heading into the second week of the Affordable Care Act’s annual open-enrollment period, early sign-ups and traffic appear strong, according...

Zimbabwe: ‘It’s One Thing to Dismiss a VP but It’s Another When It Affects the Stability of Zim’

Zimbabwe's opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader Morgan Tsvangirai has said that he is worried about stability...

South Africa: Grace Leads SA Charge in Sun City

Branden Grace leads the South African charge after the first round of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at the...

Austria Auction Company to hold second Tribal Art auction – Art Daily

Austria Auction Company is extending an invitation to its 'Tribal Art 2' auction being held on November 18,...

Sean Parker on Facebook: ‘God only knows what it’s doing to our children’s brains’

Sean Parker, of Napster fame and an early investor in Facebook, says the founders of the social networking...

Ireland hand Bundee Aki debut against Springboks | Sport

DUBLIN (Reuters) - New Zealand-born centre Bundee Aki will make his Irish debut against South Africa and in...

“A symbolic representation of life”: Behind Malawi’s blood-sucking beliefs

Nine people have been killed by vigilantes recently. But this isn’t the first time rumours of vampires sucking...

Clinton fires back at Brazile ‘rigged’ claims: ‘That just wasn’t the case’

Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonFive takeaways from the Virginia governor’s race Dems mull big changes after Brazile bombshell...

Zimbabwe renames airport after Mugabe

By AFPMore by this Author Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe attended a ceremony renaming Harare International Airport in his...

Kenya: Kwesé to Give One Lucky Winner Trip to NBA All-Star Weekend in LA

Nairobi — Zimbabwean satellite and broadcasting network Kwesé TV will be giving one super fan a once in...

Kenya: Co-Op Bank Profit Drops to Sh9.5 Billion in Q3, Loans Increase By Sh32 Billion

By Margaret NjugunahNairobi — The Co-operative Bank has posted a net profit of Sh9.5 billion for the third...

Africa: Ghana up for Positive Closure

Ghana may already be out of the running for the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018, but the Black...

Africa: Rwanda Eye Ethiopia Double for Total CHAN 2018 Ticket

Rwanda coach Antoine Hey is not taking any chances as he plots a double over Ethiopia as the...

South Africa: HIV Remission – the Quest to Turn Lessons From Exceptional Cases Into Solutions

analysis By Caroline T. Tiemessen, National Institute for Communicable DiseasesThe case of an HIV-infected child in South Africa...

Cameroon: Southwest – Service to Humanity Pre-Occupies Bahá’is

By Kunyui NgonmenyuiBuea — Faithful of the Bahá'i religion in Buea on Saturday October 21, 2017 concluded week...

Sudan: NC Forms Committee for Legal and Political Handling of Gezira State Developments

Khartoum — The National Congress(NC) Leadership Office , in a meeting which was chaired by President of the...

South Africa: ‘SA’s Got Talent’ Finalists AmaZebra Robbed in Durban

SA's Got Talent finalists AmaZebra have been robbed while on their way to King Shaka International Airport, north...

Egypt: Draft bill to criminalize same-sex relations amid unprecedented homoph… – Amnesty International

More than 60 members of Egypt's parliament have proposed a deeply discriminatory law that will explicitly criminalize same-sex...

Ghana: Tigo-Airtel Climax Breast Cancer Month With Lunch, Fundraising

By Sheila WilliamsThe newly merged Airtel and Tigo telecommunication climaxed this years' Breast Cancer Awareness last month with...

Syria war: Army retakes last IS urban stronghold

Image copyright AFP Image caption Syrian pro-government forces captured the city of Deir al-Zour on Friday The Syrian...

I will make Upper East NPP – World Bank’ – ” Akufo-Addo – GhanaWeb

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has indicated his determination to develop the Upper East region, though politically...

Ramagalela, Jelusic win PSL monthly awards – News

Posted: 9 November 2017 Time: 12:40 Polokwane City striker Rodney Ramagalela and Bloemfontein Celtic mentor Veselin Jelusic have...

.com | Reconciliation is not a bed of roses: Tough lessons from Rwanda – News24

The plinth near the entrance to the ANC cemetery at the Solomon Mahlangu Freedom College in Tanzania bears...