Day: January 5, 2018

White House Demands for Immigration Bill Rejected by Democrats

Democrats rejected a Trump administration proposal for $18 billion over 10 years for a wall at the U.S.-Mexico...

Clashes break out near Juba in S.Sudan truce violation – The Daily Star

A man from Dinka tribe holds his AK 47 rifle in front of cows in a Dinka cattle...

Haley’s Iran Session at UN Turns Into Defense of Nuclear Deal

Members of the United Nations Security Council used an emergency session requested by the U.S. on deadly protests...

Chad denies role in alleged Equatorial Guinea coup attempt – The Progress

Chad's government is denying involvement in an alleged coup attempt in Equatorial Guinea late last month, saying the...

Immigrant acquitted in Kate Steinle shooting sentenced on gun charge

SAN FRANCISCO -- A Mexican man acquitted of murder in the shooting death of a San Francisco woman that...

Lottery Fever: US Powerball and Mega Millions Jackpots Top $1 Billion

Lottery Fever: US Powerball and Mega Millions Jackpots Top $1 Billion U.S. News & World ReportMega Millions lottery...

Raiders prepping 10-year, $100M deal for Jon Gruden

Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis is poised to commit to Jon Gruden for the next decade and pay...

Egypt: Sisi Greets Evangelical Church On Christmas

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Friday 05/01/2018 delegated Presidential Secretary Karim al Diwany to the Evangelical Church...

Egypt: Foreign Ministry – Egypt Assesses Situation After Sudan’s Summoning Its Ambassador

Spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ahmed Abu Zeid on Thursday 04/01/2018 said the Egyptian Embassy in...

Egypt: Helwan Church Attack – allAfrica.com

Security apparatuses thwarted on 29/12/2017 a terrorist attack that targeted a church in the southern Cairo district of...

India’s progress checked in 1st test vs South Africa – New Zealand Herald

Channel NewsAsiaIndia's progress checked in 1st test vs South AfricaNew Zealand HeraldCAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — India's...

Wenger invited to Weah’s inauguration as Liberia’s president

London - Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he has been invited to former footballer George Weah's inauguration as...

Queues at Sudan bakeries as bread prices soar

Khartoum - Angry Sudanese queued outside bakeries in Khartoum on Friday as bread prices doubled overnight, with bakers...

Absa Premier match report for Bidvest Wits v Free State Stars 05 January 2018 – News

Posted: 5 January 2018 Time: 18:45 Bidvest Wits will be seeking a return to winning ways in the...

Two Canberra couples and a Nigerian oil deal gone wrong – The Age

A former Commonwealth Bank employee in Canberra spearheaded a failed foray into Nigerian oil trading, according to her...

Gutsy Proteas on top as Newlands Test moves rapidly

It’s become a bit of a norm for Test matches in South Africa to move along rapidly. Friday...

Internet confusion after Egypt footballer wins Africa award

Image copyright Paul Ellis AFP/Getty Image caption Liverpool's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah won the African Player of the...

Man allegedly put hand in woman’s pants while she slept on flight

A man is accused of sexually assaulting a young woman as she slept on an overnight flight from...

Uganda: Museveni Blames Police for Attacks On Four Villages

By Daily MonitorPresident Yoweri Museveni has blamed the attacks on four villages in two districts in central Uganda...

South Africa/Zimbabwe: Ajax Cape Town Snap Up Zimbabwean Hard-Man

By Sports24South Africa — Ajax Cape Town have confirmed the arrival of Zimbabwean international midfielder Gerald 'The General'...

Zambia: Three Hungry Lion Outlets Shut – As Govt Closes One Pick N Pay Store in Bid to Stop Cholera

By Hellen TemboTHE Government has shut down three Hungry Lion outlets and one Pick n Pay store in...

Weather: Brutal cold follows massive winter storm on much of East Coast — live updates

East Coast residents are bracing for a deep freeze a day after a massive winter storm slammed the...

Volunteers in effort to count number of S. Sudan war dead

By KEVIN J. KELLEYMore by this Author Just how many South Sudanese have died in the country’s four-year...

A 90-year old tourist killed in Zimbabwe crocodile attack – Reuters

A 90-year-old tourist was killed and another tourist left on life support when crocodiles attacked them as they...

Good Samaritans rescue elderly couple before train hits vehicle

An elderly couple were rescued by two bystanders after their car got stuck in snow on a rail...

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa rules out forming coalition government – Reuters

Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has ruled out forming a coalition government after visiting opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai on...

Sailing struggled to seduce Ugandans in 2017 – New Vision

Sailors compete during an event to celebrate Nyanza Sailing Club's 80 years of existence at Kaazi. PHOTO: Michael...

Donkey slaughter is a high price for healing in China – Pnompenh Post

In an undated handout photo, Morris Njeru, who lives outside Nairobi, Kenya, has had 8 donkeys stolen in...

Zimbabwe: BVR Blitz Extended – allAfrica.com

By Farirai MachivenyikaThe Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has extended the biometric voter registration (BVR) blitz by another month,...

Egypt/Ghana: Youth Min., EFA President Head for Ghana

Youth and Sports Minister Khaled Abdel Aziz and President of the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) Hany Abo Rida...

€4 billion EU pledge for small business

By Gitonga Njeru in Abidjan The European Union, has pledged more than €4 billion for small business startups...

Senegalese starlet Krepin Diatta says Club Brugge a good move

Senegalese midfielder Krepin Diatta (on left) in action at the Under-20 Africa Cup of NationsYoung Senegal star Krepin...

Nigeria: Russia 2018 – Super Eagles Supporters’ Club Travelling With 1,000 Members

Samuel Ikpea, the National Chairman, Nigeria Football Supporters Club (NFSC), on Thursday said the club would take 1,000...

All Macs and iOS devices are vulnerable, but don’t panic – BGR

Late on Thursday, Apple issued a new support document highlighting how the recently unearthed chip vulnerabilities involving Intel,...

Ethiopia: Plan to Release Political Party Members ‘Good Gesture’ Towards Plurality – Oppositions

By Desta GebrehiwotOpposition political parties praised government's decision to drop charges against some political party members and other...

Tanzania:Isles Say Fuel Scarcity Crisis Is Almost Over – AllAfrica.com

THE Zanzibar Utilities Regulatory Authority , has expressed its confidence that the fuel scarcity crisis that has plagued...

Africa Live: Namibia doubts over China ivory ban, DR Congo floods death toll rises

SummaryNamibia's environment minister fears ivory ban will help black marketLandslides and flooding in Kinshasa kill at least 30Clear...

.com | The Emperor is naked – News24

When the Women's League says the ANC has failed the ordinary South African woman, they are taking us...

Zambia: NGO Donates 100kg Maize Seed to Ndola Elderly Women

By Stephanie KundaSUPPORT Our Zambian Game Association (SOZAGA), a non governmental organisation, has donated 100 kg maize seeds...

Zimbabwe: Zanu-PF Party Embarks On HIV and Aids Campaign

By Blessings Chidakwa Mash WestThe ZANU-PF leadership in Mashonaland West Province is embarking on massive HIV and AIDS...