Day: November 13, 2017

Supreme Court to decide California law on ‘crisis pregnancy centers’

Photo: Lacy Atkins, The Chronicle First Resort is one of two crisis pregnancy centers in San Francisco that...

African journalists must ‘change the image about Africa’- Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo wants journalists in Africa to lead the campaign to change the narrative about the continent...

Penn State Student Given 18 Drinks In 82 Minutes Before Hazing Death, Prosecutors Say : The Two-Way : NPR

Penn State's shuttered Beta Theta Pi fraternity house, seen last week in State College, Pa. Gene J. Puskar/AP...

IMF Staff Team Completes Review Visit to Cameroon – Newkerala.com

WASHINGTON: IMF team reached a staff level agreement with the authorities on policies that could support approval of...

NFL Compensation Committee tells Jerry Jones to stop fighting extension for commissioner Roger Goodell

The NFL's Compensation Committee has given Jerry Jones a cease-and-desist warning in response to the Dallas Cowboys owner's...

US Top Court to Hear Fight Over California Pregnancy Center Law

US Top Court to Hear Fight Over California Pregnancy Center Law U.S. News & World ReportSupreme Court takes...

Nigeria must engage young brains to think differently, create wealth – Scientist – Vanguard

Dr Sven-Thore Holm, a Swedish scientist, has said that the on-going science park project at University of Nigeria,...

Pass baton to ‘young, focused candidate’, MDC’s ailing Tsvangirai told

Harare – Zimbabwean ailing opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has been urged to pass the baton to a "young...

New charges in Penn State fraternity hazing death

New charges were announced today in connection with the death of Penn State fraternity pledge Tim Piazza earlier...

Kenya:Bus Services Resume in Mandera as Travellers Offer Solutions – AllAfrica.com

A security source told Nation that police officers from Mandera Town will escort a convoy of eight buses...

‘Counter-revolutionaries want to destroy Zanu-PF,’ army chief tells Mugabe

Harare - Zimbabwe's army commander on Monday criticised the instability in the country's ruling party caused by President...

Gambia: 76 Patients Undergo Cataract Operations At Karantaba

By Sheriff JankoAt least 76 people have been offered a free operation with cataract at Kiang Karantaba Health...

Africa’s Best Football Academies – Africa.com

Kadji Sport Academy – Cameroon Kadji Sport Academy can be used as an example of how there are...

Tanzania:SA Investor Snaps Up Brewer’s Shares – AllAfrica.com

Dar es Salaam - Foreign investors snapped up Tanzania Breweries Limited shares last week to send the weekly...

Zimbabwe military chief Chiwenga in Zanu-PF purge warning

Image copyright AFP Image caption Zimbabwe Army General Constantino Chiwenga spoke in Harare Zimbabwe's army chief has warned...

South Sudan’s civil war rages, bringing complaints of abuses – WDUN-AM Gainesville

South Sudan's army is steadily capturing more rebel-held territory, even as peace talks try to find a resolution...

University South Africa is concerned about new funding proposal – Mail & Guardian

"The reason why student fees have been increasing above inflation is because the state subsidy to universities has...

North Korean soldier is shot while defecting across DMZ, South says

South Korean army soldiers talks with a medical doctor as he prepares to treat an unidentified injured person,...

South Africa: Praise for Blitzboks After National Accolade

SA Rugby president Mark Alexander congratulated the Springbok Sevens team after they were named South African Sports Team...

Zimbabwe: Robert Mugabe As Who Goodwill Ambassador – What Went Wrong?

analysis By Luke Allen, University of OxfordAt an international conference on non-communicable diseases, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the World...

Trump nominating Azar as next HHS secretary

President Trump on Monday tapped Alex Azar to fill the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) secretary role vacated by...

Zimbabwe:Ruling Party Infighting Could Trigger Genocide – Opposition – AllAfrica.com

Ongoing Zanu PF fights could put the country at risk of genocide, MDC-T Youth Assembly national spokesperson, Brian...

Qualcomm rejects Broadcom’s huge takeover bid

Qualcomm and Broadcom, two chipmakers whose stock values have been going in opposite directions in recent times, are...

Kenya: Why Kenya’s Spat With Neighbours Goes Beyond Chicks, Fish and Cattle

opinion By Oscar ObonyoKenya is fuming at her neighbours over cows, chicken and fish. Tanzania recently seized 6,500...

Nigeria: Ijaw Laud Presidency’s Meeting With Clark On Avengers

By Tony NwankwoIjaw Monitoring Group, IMG, has commended the Presidency over its meeting with Chief Edwin Clark over...

Sadio Mane returns to Liverpool after suffering hamstring injury recurrence with Senegal – News

Posted: 13 November 2017 Time: 15:47 Sadio Mane has returned to Liverpool from international duty after Senegal confirmed...

Cameroon: Killing of Gendarmerie Officers – Rights Commission Condemns

By James Mouangue KobilaBelow is press release from the National Commission on Human Rights and Freedoms. "On 6...

Manaseh’s folder: Akufo-Addo’s immoral dance with Jospong – GhanaWeb

Dear President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, On Saturday, November 11, 2017, I was stunned by a news item...

Infrastructure governance takes centre stage as African governments,… – Newkerala.com

ABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire: Representatives of African governments, the global private sector, and international institutions, including the African Legal...

South Africa: Release of the Report of Commission of Inquiry into the Feasibility of making High Education and Training Fee-free in South Africa

Photo: allafrica.com Top: #FeesMustFall protesters. Bottom-left: President Jacob Zuma. Bottom-right: University of Cape Town. document On 14 January...

.com | 4 homemade bombs in anglophone Cameroon, no casualties – News24

Four makeshift bombs exploded overnight in the main city in Cameroon's restive anglophone region, but without causing casualties,...

South Sudan lifts siege on ex-military chief’s house – Al Jazeera

South Sudan has withdrawn troops and armoured vehicles surrounding the former army chief's house, a military spokesman said,...

General Electric cutting dividend by 50% to 12 cents a share from 24 cents a share

General Electric said Monday it was cutting its dividend in half, a move that could cause many long-time...

Delhi pollution LIVE: SC says situation is emergency-like, Kejriwal govt moves NGT for odd-even scheme | delhi news

New Delhi’s air quality deteriorated on Monday morning, with poor visibility leading to cancellation of eight trains. A...

Four African States apply for Fisheries Transparency Initiative membership – Newkerala.com

ABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire: Guinea, Mauritania, Senegal and the Seychelles have informed the FiTI Secretariat of their desire to...

Saudi Arabia heads 1st Arab women delegation in Maritime Association – Egypt Today

Saudi Arabia is exerting efforts to achieve gender equality at the workplace and the empowerment of women. The...

Attacks in CAR capital leave 7 dead, over 20 injured

Bangui - Four people were killed and over 20 wounded when grenades were thrown into a concert in...

Egypt’s Authoritarian Regime Plays to Conservative Mainstream in Wave of LGBTQ Arrests

analysis By Barbara Zollner, Birkbeck, University of London and Hendrik Kraetzschmar, University of LeedsIn a recent crackdown on...

Liberia’s Election Run-Off – a Choice Between Two Imperfect Options

analysis By Ibrahim Al-Bakri NyeiKeeping the incumbent party in office may be difficult to bear, but hope that...

Tanzania: Anti-Hyacinth Battle Said to Be Registering Good Outcome

By Nashon Kennedy in MwanzaLAKE Victoria Environmental Project phase two (LVEMP-II) has successfully uprooted water hyacinth from Lake...