Day: December 5, 2017

10 things to do in South Africa that are not total tourist traps – Silicon Alley Insider

Here are the top 10 things to do in South Africa, according to locals. Rather than taking a...

5-year-old killed in school bus crash in South Georgia

A 5-year-old girl died Tuesday in a school bus crash that also injured several others in South Georgia....

‘Profumo affair’ model Christine Keeler dies aged 75

Image copyright PA Image caption Christine Keeler worked as a model in the 1960s Christine Keeler, the model...

Africa: To Produce Food and Jobs, Africa Needs Good Governance

Photo: UNECA African Economic Conference 2017 By Boakai FofanaAddis Ababa — "A rule of law is not just...

Trump Asks Judge to Dismiss Accuser’s Defamation Case

As the rest of the U.S. wrestles with holding sexual harassers to account, President Donald Trump is seeking...

Uganda:Oil Firm to Increase Shares in Upstream Oil and Gas Business – AllAfrica.com

The Uganda National Oil Company Ltd has voted to increase its shares in the upstream oil and gas...

Zinke to ask Trump to shrink two more monuments

Interior Secretary Ryan ZinkeRyan Keith ZinkeDem pushes for oversight on Trump officials using private jets Lack of transparency...

Hundreds of thousands of poor people detained in hospitals

Beni - Researchers estimate that hundreds of thousands of people are being illegally detained in hospitals in poor...

Security experts ponder Gulf of Guinea terror threat

Abidjan - Security experts from West Africa, France and the United States gathered in Abidjan on Tuesday for...

Sika Opens Concrete Admixture Factory in Cameroon – Coatings World

Sika is further expanding its presence in Africa by opening its first facility for concrete admixtures in Cameroon....

Thousands Flee Villages in English-speaking Parts of Cameroon – Voice of America

Thousands of people are fleeing villages in the English-speaking regions of Cameroon less than a week after President...

Kenya plans to host East African Framework Agreement on air pollution – Xinhuanet

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta announced Tuesday his country plans to host the East African Framework Agreement on air...

30 years since Gorillas in the Mist: A look at Dian Fossey’s legacy

Photos by Renato Granieri. Stare for too long at a silverback and you could be asking for trouble;...

Ghana’s president surprised Macron with a clear rejection of development aid – EurActiv.com

Ivory Coast Vice-President Daniel Kablan Duncan with Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo walks during their visit at Ivory Coast...

President reshuffles Sierra Leone Cabinet

By KEMO CHAMMore by this Author Sierra Leone’s Foreign minister Samura Kamara has relinquished the docket to concentrate...

South African children orphaned by AIDS raise spirits at Wyandotte hospital’s… – MIPrepZone

Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital hosts the Key of Hope Children's Choir from Durban, South Africa, on Nov. 30...

South Africa: Police Captain Shot Dead in KZN After ‘Ambush’

A police captain was shot dead while on his way to work in Umbumbulu, south of Durban, on...

South Africa: SA’s Best Set for Exciting Joburg Open

The City of Johannesburg is gearing up for one of the most exciting professional golf events on the...

Arrests For Illegal Border Crossings Hit 46-Year Low : NPR

A U.S. Border Patrol officer stands near prototypes of President Trump's proposed border wall in San Diego. Frederic...

Mueller Said to Have Subpoenaed Deutsche Bank: DealBook Briefing

• Republicans are working on passing a two-week stopgap measure to avoid a government shutdown. (NYT)• The Supreme...

Conyers Will Leave Congress in Wake of Harassment Claims

WASHINGTON — Representative John Conyers Jr., who faces allegations that he sexually harassed former employees, announced Tuesday that...

Kenya:President Kenyatta Secures Release of 4 Held in South Sudan – AllAfrica.com

South Sudan authorities have agreed to release them after President Uhuru Kenyatta's intervened, negotiating their release with his...

Tanzania: Dodoma Braces for Demolitions

By Valentine OforoDodoma — Several famous structures, including the Mashujaa grounds and the main bus terminal, are earmarked...

Stephen McKinney is charged with killing his wife – Mail on Sunday

Surgeons reveal the dramatic moment North Korean soldier was airlifted for surgery after being shot as he defected...

Namibia: City of Windhoek Continues to Accelerate Efforts Aimed At Ending Aids By 2020

The City of Windhoek will host the 2017 World AIDS Day Commemoration on Wednesday 6 December at the...

Algeria defender Faouzi Ghoulam extends Napoli deal

Algeria's Faouzi Ghoulam had attracted interest from several clubs but has now committed to NapoliAlgerian international defender Faouzi...

Kenya: Nokia 2 Arrives in Kenya to Retail for Kes 11,000

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, today announces that the Nokia 2 is now available to buy...

Absa Premiership match report Cape Town City v Maritzburg United 05 December 2017 – News

Posted: 5 December 2017 Time: 16:59 Cape Town City have a chance to move to the  top of...

Eritrea: Program to Eradicate Trachoma

Asmara — The head of the National Blindness Prevention Control, Dr. Alem Zekarias said that effort is being...

Eritrea: Workshop On Empowering Women

Barentu — The President of the National Union of Eritrean Women (NUEW), Ms. Tekea Tesfamicael said that the...

Eritrea: Workshop for Strengthening Community Based Early Warning System

Asmara — The Ministry of Labor and Human Welfare organized a one day workshop on 4 December here...

Egypt: Army Resumes Security Campaigns in Sinai

Law enforcement troops resumed security campaigns in North Sinai, said the military spokesman on Tuesday 5/12/2017. In a...

Ethiopia: Crisis of Self-Defeatist Partisan Politics

opinion By Esayas B. Gebre-MeskelGreg Gutfeld, a TV personality, once a host of a show on the Fox...

Uganda: Tullow Hopes to Conclude a Farm-Down to Total and CNOOC Next Year

Total and CNOOC will each have 44.11 percent stake in Uganda's Oil reserves Edward Ssekika Tullow Oil Uganda...

Sudan: Bakri to Inaugurate ACERWC’s 30th Session in Corinthia Hotel Wednesday

Khartoum — The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. BaKri Hassan Saleh will...

Angola: Cuanza Norte – Massive Distribution of Mosquito Nets to Fight Malaria

Ndalatando — Over 5.000 children from various schools incluiding those in the outskirt of the city of Ndalatando,...

Ventura County fire: 1 dead, thousands evacuate

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Zimbabwe: Poverty, HIV Worsen Childhood Malnutrition

By Paidamoyo Chipunza"I was so sick and could hardly walk. I was actually crawling like a baby. I...

Toronto Raptors president, NBA legend Mutombo to honour Madiba

TORONTO, Canada - Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri will honour his hero, Nelson Mandela, alongside a panel of...

Cameroon: Scientific Research – Draft Budget to Promote Innovation

By Emmanuel KendemehThe 2018 draft budget of the Ministry of Scientific Research and Innovation Stands at FCFA 8.8...