Day: December 6, 2017

Klopp calls for Liverpool focus after Euro spree

Liverpool’s ‘Fab Four’ shone in a 7-0 trouncing of Spartak on Wednesday, with Philippe Coutinho scoring a hat-trick,...

Investors Wary of Post-Mugabe False Dawn Look to Zimbabwe Budget – Bloomberg

When Patrick Chinamasa marks the start of his second stint as Zimbabwe's finance minister by presenting the budget...

6 Women Sue Harvey Weinstein and His Former Businesses in Proposed Class Action

In an emailed statement, a Miramax spokeswoman said the company “joins the entire film community in condemning Harvey...

Schumer and Democratic Women in Senate Call on Al Franken to Resign

Ms. Gillibrand started the avalanche with an extended statement on Facebook.“As elected officials, we should be held to...

FG discovers 178 gas flare sites across Nigeria – Vanguard

By Michael Eboh The Federal Government, Wednesday, disclosed that it has commenced the verification of gas flare sites...

U.N., European Union and Pope Criticize Trump’s Jerusalem Announcement

“Jerusalem is a final-status issue that must be resolved through direct negotiations between the two parties on the...

GOP leaders consider shrinking size of planned corporate tax cut, sources say

By Erica Werner and Damian Paletta By Erica Werner and Damian Paletta December 6 at 3:45 PM Republican...

Uganda:When Western Powers Kicked Away the Ladder – AllAfrica.com

When the National Resistance Army captured power in 1986, one of the things they promised was to build...

Uganda beefs up security at refugee settlements over alleged rebel recruitments – Xinhuanet

The Ugandan military on Wednesday said it has beefed up security at the refugee settlements hosting over one...

A 3,000-year-old Egyptian gate moved to pyramids of Giza – Daily Mail

Stunning 3,000-year-old Egyptian gate is moved from Cairo to the pyramids of Giza to be displayed alongside Tutankhamun's...

Huge fire at Abidjan paint factory leaves two in hospital

Abidjan - A huge fire ripped through a paint factory in the Ivorian capital of Abidjan on Wednesday,...

FEC approves 6 new private universities – Vanguard

The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved the establishment of six new private universities, including a Naval University...

Ivory Coast to retire 1,000 soldiers to slim down military – Channelnewsasia.com

ABIDJAN: Ivory Coast will cut its armed forces by about 1,000 troops by the end of the year,...

Nigerian migrants return from Libya with tales of horror

Lagos - Some knelt and placed their foreheads to the ground in prayer. Several carried small children. After...

Egypt To Host Six Heads Of State And Africa’s Leading CEOs At The Africa 2017 Forum

Over 100 speakers and 1,500 delegates to discuss regional Integration and job creation in Africa The Forum will...

Africa: Addis Talks Focus on How Chinese Model Can Build Industry

Photo: Boakai Fofana/allAfrica The 12th edition of African Economic Conference is being jointly hosted by the UN Economic...

Dozens of TZ opposition members detained

By AFPMore by this Author Thirty-eight members of Tanzania's main opposition party, including two lawmakers, have been in...

Harvey Weinstein, Weinstein Co. Face Class-Action Racketeering Lawsuit Over Sexual Harassment – Variety

The mountain of litigation stemming from allegations of sexual harassment and assault against Harvey Weinstein continues to grow....

Kenyan firms make a killing from mobile lending – Xinhuanet

Firms in Kenya lending money through mobile phones have registered a roaring success as more and more citizens...

Margot Robbie poses with Tonya Harding on ‘I, Tonya’ red carpet

Tonya Harding and Margot RobbieGetty Images for NEONMargot Robbie struck a pose with disgraced former figure skater Tonya Harding...

South Africa: R60 Billion Banks Lawsuit Heads for Gauteng Court

By Ciaran RyanThe Constitutional Court has refused to hear the R60 billion class action suit launched against the...

Congo-Kinshasa: Congo Will Be Africa’s Mega-Crisis in 2018

opinion By Ulrika Blom Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)Mounting political instability and a massive humanitarian crisis are set to...

South Africa: City Looks to Save Water At CT Sevens

There are plans in place to save water during this weekend's Cape Town Sevens. Experiencing its worst drought...

South Africa: Necsa Losing Millions Daily After Cancer Treatment Production Shut Down

Since the production line of a radioisotope cancer treatment at Pelindaba nuclear plant was halted in November, the...

Tanzania: Majaliwa Inspects Renovation of Vice President’s Dodoma Residential Building

By Louis KolumbiaDar es Salaam — In what appears to be final preparations ahead of the shift to...

Kenya: Two Homa Bay Fishermen Drown After Jumping Into L Victoria to Escape Boat Fire

By Barack OduorTwo fishermen drowned after they jumped off their motor boat that caught fire in Lake Victoria...

‘The nanny realised something was wrong’: South Africa’s rape crisis | Global development

Up to a quarter of women in South Africa are raped. Most survivors never report the crime, yet...

Uganda: M-Kopa Secures U.S.$80 Million for Kenya, Uganda Solar Power

By Ali TwahaM-KOPA Solar, a provider of solar energy solutions, recently secured $80 million to finance the access...

India baby who woke up on the way to his funeral has now died

CLOSE Two hospital physicians in India have been fired after pronouncing a baby dead, only to have the...

Ghana: President Akufo-Addo Swears-in 8 New Envoys

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, 5th December, 2017, swore into office 7...

The real victim of the stupid Amazon vs. Google feud is you – BGR

Google and Amazon are fierce competitors, as each company offers a set of similar products to consumers. There’s...

Egypt: Sisi Stresses to Trump Egypt’s Firm Stance On Legal Status of Jerusalem

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received on Tuesday 5/12 /2017 a phone call from his US counterpart Donald...

FIFA insist Russia’s Winter Olympics ban will not effect 2018 World Cup preparations – News

Posted: 6 December 2017 Time: 12:57 FIFA insist Russia’s ban from next year’s Winter Olympics will not have...

Joyce Banda: Africa is not poor

Lilongwe - Joyce Banda became the first female president of Malawi, second in African history, when she took office...

Nigerians are making fun of their leaders, but to what end?

Nigeria’s satire scene is growing. But most networks are afraid of angering those in power by giving it...

Don’t be too desperate to travel abroad, Joshua Iginla begs Nigerian youths – Vanguard

The founder and the General Overseer of Champions Royal Assembly, Kubwa, Abuja, Bro Joshua Iginla, has joined his...

I don’t know what to do with my $100,000 reward – National Best Farmer – Ghanamma.com

The 2017 National Best Farmer, Philip Kweku Agyeman from Dormaa West in the Brong Ahafo Region is yet...

Zimbabwean vendors pushed from streets as army, police start raids – Iol.co.za

Vendors in central Harare were shocked when they were driven from the streets on Tuesday by members of...

Nana Addo sure of successful transition in Liberia despite election uncertainty – Ghanamma.com

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has expressed his belief that Liberia can complete a successful transition of government...

Five of the Best Photographic Safari Destinations in Southern Africa

Africa is a melting pot of iconic sights. Flora and fauna is in abundance, making it a go-to...