Day: January 9, 2018

Joe Arpaio, Ex-Sheriff Pardoned by Trump, Announces Senate Run in Arizona

ALBUQUERQUE — Joe Arpaio, the polarizing 85-year-old immigration hard-liner pardoned by President Trump after a conviction for criminal...

Bishops of Cameroon discuss the future of the Church – CRTV

The 41st annual meeting of Bishops of Cameroon has begun this day Monday 8th January 2018 in Yaounde....

US officials still stumped on mystery illnesses in Cuba, open door to ‘viral’ or ‘ultrasound’ cause

State Department officials told Congress Tuesday they would not rule out "an acoustic element" in what the U.S....

South Sudan Warring Parties Deny Holding Political Detainees, POWs – Voice of America

Freed South Sudanese prisoners board a Red Cross plane, Feb. 11, 2013. The South Sudan government and rebels...

Ura FC through to Mapinduzi Cup semi-finals – New Vision

Mapinduzi Cup Result URA 1 Simba 0 Yanga 1 Singida United 1 URA FC defeated Tanzania's Simba SC...

Nigeria plans mass burial for 71 killed in herdsmen’s attacks – Nerve News

Abuja, Jan 10 - Nigeria on Tuesday commenced a three-day mourning ahead of the mass burial of 71...

Astana accepts Bursaspor offer for Patrick Twumasi – Ghanamma.com

General News of Tuesday, 9 January 2018 Source: classfmonline.com 2018-01-09 Chocolate bars were customised to mark the 60th...

Ethiopia: Ancient churches, mysterious towers and Lucy

Addis Ababa - Ethiopia has always held me in thrall. It is a cradle of prehistoric humankind. It...

With sixth national title, it’s time to start thinking of when Nick Saban calls it quits

ATLANTA -- A day later, Nick Saban was still reliving his best day ever. In the fog of...

U.S. probing if ‘viral’ attack sickened diplomats in Cuba: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. investigators are looking at a range of theories, including the possibility of a “viral”...

UPDATE 2-Power outage hits Kenyan capital Nairobi, parts of Uganda – Reuters

A major power blackout hit Kenya's capital Nairobi and its central, western and coastal regions on Tuesday, while...

Egypt sentences 23 to life in prison over 2013 violence

Cairo - An Egyptian court has sentenced 23 alleged Muslim Brotherhood members to life in prison on charges...

Looking at Egyptian-Eritrean relations – Egypt Today

During his visit, Afwerki is scheduled to discuss ways to further improve the bilateral relations in different fields...

African Business Leaders on Mentorship

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Zimbabwe:’Water Treatment Chemicals Available Locally’ – AllAfrica.com

A local manufacturing company, Aqua Mundi Chemicals, is ready to cover the gap of chemicals used by local...

At least 3 dead as heavy rains trigger flooding, mudflows and freeway closures across Southern California

Heavy rains triggered freeway closures throughout the region Tuesday and unleashed mudflows in areas ravaged by wildfires last...

Ethiopia: National Security Council Reflects On Yet Another Daunting Security Assessment

analysis By Liyat FekadeAddis Abeba — In another meeting attended by members of Ethiopia's Security Council, participants at...

Snow falls in the Sahara desert

The town of Ain Sefra, on the edge of the Sahara desert, was hit by icy weather last...

Iran Has Foiled Plot to Use Protests to Overthrow System, Leader Says

Iran Has Foiled Plot to Use Protests to Overthrow System, Leader Says U.S. News & World ReportIranian leader...

Moroccan and African champions Wydad Casablanca sack coach Amotta

Hussein Amotta had been in charge of Moroccan club Wydad Casablanca for a yearHussein Amotta has been sacked...

Absa Premiership match report Ajax Cape Town v Mamelodi Sundowns 09 December 2018 – News

Posted: 9 January 2018 Time: 17:54 Mamelodi Sundowns roared from a goal down to beat Ajax Cape Town...

Au Ambassadors reflect on resource mobilization for Nepad Ippf Special Fund – Newkerala.com

ABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire: African Ambassadors accredited to the African Union met at the AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa,...

Boiling a frog: Ramaphosa’s patient battle for the soul of the ANC

Ramaphosa is now president of a deeply divided party. History suggests he will move cautiously, but effectively. Cyril...

Tom Brady makes curious attempt to shoot down ESPN story: ‘Everyone has different truths’

Tom Brady says this wasn’t his reaction to the news of the Jimmy Garoppolo trade. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa,...

Ghana: Justice System Needs a Major Overhaul – Here’s What Should Be Done

analysis By Raymond A. Atuguba, University of GhanaGhanaians are flocking to the courts at a much higher rate...

A year after US forces helped drive out ISIS, a battered Libyan city struggle… – Stars and Stripes

SIRTE, Libya - At one end of Al Nahda Street, three families with small children live in a...

Namibia: Half-Marathon to Add Spark to Annual Rössing Road Race – Ageless Naigambo Out to Stamp Authority

Swakopmund — One of Namibia's most hotly contested road racing events, the popular annual Athletics Namibia (AN) national...

South Africa: How Many Lives Should Be Lost Before Prasa Prioritizes Rail Safety?

press release By Manny De Freitas MPPRASA has once again proved that it is unable to guarantee the...

Police arrest 34 mourners – Daily Nation

By DAILY MONITORMore by this Author Police arrested 34 mourners in Lira District, Uganda, when they attended a...

Ghana: Poultry Farmers Appeal for Govt Assistance – Say Sector Is Dying

The government has been asked to take urgent steps to revamp and give a new lease of life...

Nick Saban, Alabama Crimson Tide coach, discusses title win, coaching future, players going pro

ATLANTA -- Nick Saban, fresh off his fifth national championship at Alabama and sixth of his career, knows...

Schools closed in Zambia over cholera

By AFPMore by this Author The start of Zambia's school year has been postponed and all public gatherings...

13,000 stranded in Swiss ski resort of Zermatt | World news

About 13,000 holidaymakers are trapped with only intermittent power in the upmarket Swiss ski resort of Zermatt, unable...

Zambia: North DCs Asked to Set Up Cholera Preparedness Committees

By Esther Ng'anduNORTHERN Province Permanent Secretary Elias Kamanga has directed all 11 district commissioners in the province to...

Zimbabwe: Zanu-PF Must Ensure Credible Polls – Ziyambi

Zanu-PF Mashonaland West provincial chairperson Cde Ziyambi Ziyambi has encouraged party members to act in a manner that...

Kenya:Kenyans Owe Sh100,000 Each in Public Debt – AllAfrica.com

EACH and every Kenyan needs to pay at least Sh100,000 in order to clear the country's mushrooming public...

Opinion: Egypt Slow to Adopt FinTech, Here’s Why – Al Bawaba

With just 14 percent of Egyptians having bank accounts, FinTech companies should be cashing in on the banks'...

Egypt: Ahly Defeat Zamalek 3-0 in Cairo Derby

Al-Ahly defeated their rivals Zamalek 3-0 in a Cairo derby in the Premier League on Monday 8/1/2018. Just...

Egypt: Sisi Receives His Eritrean Counterpart

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received his Eritrean counterpart Isaias Afwerki who started on Tuesday 9/1/2018 a two-day...

Uganda: Fish Traders Protest Plans to Have Selected Nile Perch Distributors

Nile Perch is one of the most enjoyed fish species in Uganda with many engaged in selling the...