Day: January 8, 2018

Juba is up there as the world’s worst airport, but don’t forget about Miami

Juba in South Sudan was rated worst in 2017. The airport's departure lounge has no toilets, no food...

North, South Korea to Hold Talks as Winter Olympics Help Break Ice

North, South Korea to Hold Talks as Winter Olympics Help Break Ice U.S. News & World ReportInside the...

Zimbabwe:Zifa EGM Raises Stink – AllAfrica.com

THE notice for the Zifa extraordinary general meeting set for January 20 has raised eyebrows following the glaring...

These shockingly racist juror statements don’t matter to the Supreme Court’s conservatives.

These shockingly racist juror statements don’t matter to the Supreme Court’s conservatives.FacebookTwitterSlate PlusSkip to content These shockingly racist...

India’s Supreme Court Orders Review of Gay Sex Ban

The push to strike down the law gained momentum in 2001, when Anjali Gopalan, the executive director of...

Uganda:Uganda’s Cement Industry Faces Glut – AllAfrica.com

The good news for Uganda's cement industry is that it is headed towards increase in production in the...

‘It may disappear’: Ocean threatens Ivory Coast village – Al Jazeera

Lahou-Kpanda, Ivory Coast - Diplo Anacle stands in the doorway of an old prison, once one of dozens...

64 migrants feared dead after traffickers’ boat sinks in Mediterranean – Hereford Times

As many as 64 African migrants, including a mother whose surviving three-year-old child clung to her as she...

Trump Plants Seeds Of Rural Revival With Friendly Farm Audience : The Salt : NPR

President Trump boards Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews, Md., on Monday, before departing for Nashville, Tenn.,...

Mitt Romney was ‘treated successfully’ for prostate cancer

Mitt Romney. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee who is preparing for a...

Niger sets trial date for suspects in 2015 ‘coup’ bid

Niamey - The trial of soldiers accused of involvement in a purported bid to overthrow Niger's President Mahamadou...

Egypt building huge water treatment plant amid supply concerns

Cairo - Egypt is building a major water treatment and desalination plant, the president said on Monday, as...

Will Ethiopian aliya be delayed yet again? – Jerusalem Post

With the upcoming cabinet meeting on Thursday to decide the state budget for 2019 and the reserve budget...

Ghana bars recruits over stretch marks and bleached skin

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Skin-lightening treatments have been popular in Africa, Asia and the Middle East...

Saudi Arabia opens doors to Ugandan job seekers – Daily Monitor

The Minister for Gender, Labour and Social Development, Ms Janat Mukwaya , and Mr Ali Bin Nasser Al...

Egypt to hold presidential election March 26-28 – NewsOn6 Tulsa

Lasheen Ibrahim, head of the National Electoral Commission, which is in charge of supervising the 2018 Egyptian presidential...

Cameroon: ‘Teachers Should Develop a Loving Spirit Towards Pupils’

By Brenda Yufeh Nchewnang-NgassaThe first responsibility is in the hands of parents of school children. They have the...

South Africa v India: Virat Kohli’s tourists collapse to dramatic defeat

South Africa's win ends India's nine-match unbeaten runFirst Test, Newlands, Cape Town (day four of five)South Africa 286...

H&M monkey hoodie sparks outrage for “racist” image

Retailer H&M is under fire after running an ad featuring a black boy posing in a hoodie with...

South Sudan accuses ex-military chief of joining opposition – NewsOK.com

South Sudan's government is accusing former military chief of staff Paul Malong of ordering opposition fighters to attack...

Zimbabwe: Ntini Quits Chevrons – allAfrica.com

By Eddie ChikamhiZIMBABWE'S preparations for the triangular series in Bangladesh suffered a blow yesterday following the sudden resignation...

File – ” Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sameh Shoukry – Egypt Today

Responding to one of the reporters questions at a joint press conference held on Monday with his Irish...

Zimbabwe anti-graft body probes Grace Mugabe’s suspect PhD

By AFPMore by this Author Zimbabwean anti-corruption investigators said Monday they are probing whether former first lady Grace...

Trump Administration Rules That Nearly 200,000 Salvadorans Must Leave, Officials Say

But the Trump administration has been committed to reining in both legal and illegal immigration, most notably by...

Egypt, Guest of Honor of Next Casablanca International Publishing & Book Fair

Rabat — Egypt will be the guest of honor of the 24th edition of Casablanca's international publishing and...

Zimbabwe: Govt Turns Down Councils’ Payment Platform Request

By Innocent RuwendeGovernment has turned down a request by cash-strapped urban local authorities to use the Zesa pre-paid...

Egypt: Shoukry – Egypt Did Not Ask Ethiopia to Exclude Sudan From Negotiations On Renaissance Dam

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry stressed that Egypt did not ask Ethiopia to exclude Sudan from negotiations on the...

Oprah Winfrey’s full Golden Globes speech

Here is the full transcript of Oprah Winfrey's speech at the 2018 Golden Globes, when she won the...

Mo Salah tops African digital Football stars – SuperSport

by Emeka Enyadike 08 January 2018, 16:08 <!-- --> <!-- Fantasy Store --> Mohammed Salah has underlined his...

Perfect Philander drives Proteas to a superb win

When wickets fall in droves on a given day at Newlands, you can be sure Vernon Philander is...

Tanzania: Rapid Transit Closes Over Dar Heavy Rains

By Sauli GiliardThe Dar es Salaam Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) services were temporary stopped following early Monday's heavy...

Police arrest five pregnant pupils

By THE CITIZENMore by this Author Five pregnant pupils and their parents were arrested in Tandahimba District in...

Nigeria: Onyeama Receives 491 Nigerian Returnees From Libya in Port Harcourt

Photo: Vanguard One of the 164 returnees from Libya. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, has...

Pope, in ‘State of World’ Speech, Urges Dialogue in Korea, Nuclear Ban

Pope, in 'State of World' Speech, Urges Dialogue in Korea, Nuclear Ban U.S. News & World Report'Language of...

South Sudan: The Struggle to Survive South Sudan’s Hunger Season

By Stefanie GlinskiAweil — Part of an in-depth series looking at the enormous scale and range of food...

British Northern Ireland Secretary Brokenshire Resigns on Health Grounds

British Northern Ireland Secretary Brokenshire Resigns on Health Grounds U.S. News & World ReportBritish Northern Ireland secretary James...

Angola: Uíge – Governor Urges Faithful to Fight Cholera Outbreaks and Malaria

Uíge — The provincial governor of Uíge, Pinda Simão, called on Sunday in this city to the faithful...

.com | Nigeria denies detaining Cameroon separatist leader – News24

A Nigerian intelligence official on Sunday denied arresting Cameroon separatists in Abuja, after a rebel movement said its...

illegal trade in Ivory: UK on spot

While the world has focused on arm twisting China and some Far East nations to have them stop...

PICS: Grace Mugabe heckler dies in car crash, reports say

Harare – Zanu-PF youth leader Magura Charumbira, who made headlines in November after he booed former first lady...