Month: December 2017

Cleveland Browns complete 0-16 season as forgettable losers

PITTSBURGH -- The Cleveland Browns on Sunday became a part of NFL lore they'd sooner forget.The Browns' 28-24...

Hypertension, overweight cases on the rise along the coast – ” Doctors – GhanaWeb

Medical doctors have identified hypertension, overweight and diabetics at an alarming rate along the coastal towns in the...

Colorado shooting: Douglas County deputy killed, others wounded in ‘ambush-style attack’

A young sheriff’s deputy from Colorado was killed when he and fellow officers faced a barrage of gunfire after responding to a...

PM Update: Frigid conditions for New Year’s Eve, and numbing wind chills persist through New Year’s Day

By Greg Porter By Greg Porter December 31 at 4:41 PM * Wind chill advisory from 9 p.m. tonight...

Costa Rica: Tourists killed in plane crash

Image copyright Public Security Ministry Image caption The crash happened in a mountainous area Twelve people have been...

Congo-Kinshasa: DR Congo Opposition, Church Defy Protest Ban

Congolese security forces have fired tear gas in and around churches to break up protests against President Joseph...

Vikings beat Bears, clinch first-round playoff bye – ProFootballTalk

Getty Images The Vikings won today so they can get some rest next week. Minnesota’s defense was dominant...

United Nations chief issues ‘red alert,’ tells world to unite: Watch

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres issued a “red alert” to the world, urging it to unite in the...

How NFL players are dealing with record cold temperatures for Week 17 games

How NFL players are dealing with record cold temperatures for Week 17 games SB NationNew Year's Eve to...

Tightest Security In Years At New Year’s Celebrations In New York And Las Vegas : The Two-Way : NPR

New York Police Department officers prepare for New Year's Eve celebrations in Manhattan's Times Square in New York....

Kenya:Kenya Crawls Out of Bloodstained 2017 After High Road Fatalities – AllAfrica.com

Just hours to 2018, Kenya appeared to crawl out of the bloodstained 2017 which has been marked with...

Congo: Police accused of killing two during anti-government protests

Congolese security forces shot dead two men on Sunday during protests against President Joseph Kabila’s refusal to step...

DRC launches deadly crackdown on anti-president protests

Kinshasa - Congolese security forces shot dead a man and injured several others on Sunday in a bloody...

Witnesses: Residents prevented much worse attack in Egypt

Cairo - Witnesses say the deadly attack outside a church in Egypt lasted up to 20 minutes and...

Colorado shooting: “Multiple deputies down” at highlands ranch shooting in Douglas County, CO outside Denver today

Last Updated Dec 31, 2017 11:14 AM EST The Douglas County Sheriff's Office (DCSO) in Colorado says "multiple...

Uganda seeks DRC authorization to hunt ADF inside its territory – Xinhuanet

Uganda is engaging and seeking authorization from the Democratic Republic of Congo government for a mandate to hunt...

Kenya Crawls Out of Bloodstained 2017 After High Road Fatalities

By Joseph MurayaNairobi — Just hours to 2018, Kenya appeared to crawl out of the bloodstained 2017 which...

Zimbabwe: ‘Stop Invading Dairy Farms,’ Zim Govt Warns Illegal Settlers

A Zimbabwean minister has warned illegal settlers against invading dairy farms that were sparred by government during the...

Sudan:Khartoum Imposes Two States of Emergency – AllAfrica.com

El Obeid / Kassala - The disarmament campaign has been extended to North Kordofan and Kassala. On Saturday,...

Two killed as Iranian government warns protesters will “pay the price”

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Ghana’s Jordan Ayew told to be a ‘leader’ for Swansea

Jordan Ayew's goal against Watford on Saturday was his third Premier League goal of the season for Swansea.Swansea's...

English Premier League match report West Bromwich Albion v Manchester City 31 December 2017 – News

Posted: 31 December 2017 Time: 15:06 Arsenal ended the year with a point after they drew 1-1 with...

Zimbabwe:Mugabe’s Ally Under Siege – AllAfrica.com

Suspected Zanu PF supporters on Friday night allegedly stormed Harare South MP Shadreck Mashayamombe's house where they bashed...

South Africa: 2 Killed, Over 30 Homes Damaged in Heavy Joburg Storms

Two people died following an accident caused by heavy storms in Johannesburg, the City's emergency services said on...

Six dead as seaplane crashes into Sydney river ahead of New Year celebrations

SYDNEY, Australia — A seaplane crashed into a Sydney river on Sunday, killing six people on a "wine...

Nigeria:Army Chief Orders Probe of Extortion of Motorists – AllAfrica.com

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General TY Buratai, has on Sunday ordered for an immediate investigation on...

Inside the dark world of skin whitening – Metro UK News

The thought of altering your skin colour might seem alien, even a little absurd - but for millions...

Police arrest altar boys in DR Congo

By AFPMore by this Author Congolese security forces fired tear gas to break up a Catholic mass on...

South Korea seizes second ship suspected of providing oil to North Korea

South Korean authorities have seized a Panama-flagged vessel suspected of transferring oil products to North Korea in violation...

Durban’s drunk driving fiasco – Iol.co.za

DURBAN's fight against drunk driving could be dealt a major blow after it emerged this week that metro...

Briton jailed in Egypt over pills ‘struggling to cope’ – Mail on Sunday

Her last words were her vows: Inspirational breast cancer sufferer, 31, marries in hospital bed ceremony just hours...

Sudan: SPLM-N-Agar Declares Unilateral Ceasefire in Sudan’s Blue Nile

Blue Nile State — On Thursday, the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) led by Malik Agar, declared a...

Nigeria: Chibok Girls Still in My Mind – Buhari

By Ibrahim SawabMaiduguri — President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said the thought of the remaining 113 Chibok girls still...

Nigeria: Super Eagles Have Capable Young Stars, Says Dosu

By Samuel IfetoyeFollowing reports on Anderlecht's official website that Henry Onyekuru would need surgery on his right knee,...

Teenage stars in South African football who are set to have a bright future

South Africa’s victory at the recent COSAFA Under-20 Championships highlighted the quality of the teenage talent in the...

30 dead in central Kenya bus crash

Nairobi - Thirty people were killed and 16 injured early on Sunday morning in a head-on collision between...

East Africa: Grain Traders in East Africa Rush for Low-Cost Uganda Maize

By Allan OlingoGrain traders from East Africa are rushing to Uganda to buy maize at about half the...

Steps to Help Protect the Mara River Basin

An increase in human activity, including mining, in the Mara River Basin that supports as many as 1.3 million...

Tanzania: Could You Spend a Day Without Your Smart Phone?

By Hilda MhagamaMOBILE phones are taking valuable time and replacing social settings THE wait at Marrybrown restaurant was...

Nigeria: Trump Under Fire for Blaming AIDS On Nigerians

Photo: White House Video United States President Donald Trump addresses African leaders By Emeka OkonkwoAbuja — UNITED States...