Day: January 10, 2018

Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin: History of a complicated relationship

Then-New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner and his wife, Huma Abedin, at a 2013 news conference in the...

Jose Filomeno dos Santos sacked from Angola’s $5bn wealth fund

Image caption José Filomeno dos Santos has been removed as head of a $5bn wealth fund The president...

Man City warned by Bristol City star Bobby Reid: We can still BEAT you | Football | Sport

Striker Reid says the Robins’ performance against Guardiola’s Manchester City in the first leg of the Carabao Cup...

Brockie’s SSU exit imminent

Brockie has been the subject of transfer speculation for the past two years, with Mamelodi Sundowns and Orlando...

Armed robbers storm Ritz hotel in Paris, snagging $5.6M in jewels

Police said Wednesday that perpetrators of a robbery at the luxury Ritz in Paris made off with a...

The lights have gone off at CES 2018: Watch live

CNET A major power outage hit the Las Vegas Convention Center around 11:15 a.m. PT, just as the...

After Florida Gets Offshore Drilling Exemption, Other States Ask For The Same : The Two-Way : NPR

An oil platform sits in the distance at Refugio State Beach in California in 2015. After the Trump...

Body of missing college student found near Orange County park

The body of a college student who went missing while home in Orange County on winter break has...

UPDATE 1-Power restored in parts of Kenyan capital after major outage – Reuters

Electricity was restored in parts of Kenya's capital Nairobi and its central, western and coastal regions early on...

Zimbabwe:Mnangagwa Extends Graft Fighter Chiri’s Term – AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe's graft-busting Auditor-General, Mildred Chisi's term has been extended after Parliament approved President Emmerson Mnangagwa's nomination in a...

Toll from Boko Haram attacks falls in Niger: UN

Niamey - A total of 141 civilians in Niger were killed, kidnapped or wounded by the Boko Haram...

Key dates in Tunisia since 2011 revolt

Tunis - Key developments in Tunisia in the seven years since president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali was...

Gorilla Trekking Safaris in Uganda & Congo

In Uganda, Bwindi Forest National Park is the best gorilla park. Bwindi Impenetrable Forest National Park is located...

Egypt: Sisi Receives Questions of Citizens On ‘Ask the President’ Website

The official Facebook page of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Wednesday 10/1/2018 said that the president will...

Supreme Court Divided Over Ohio Voter Purge Policy

Supreme Court Divided Over Ohio Voter Purge Policy U.S. News & World ReportSupreme Court to hear Ohio voter...

Forgetting Marikana: What does Ramaphosa’s rise mean for poor South Africans?

As director of Lonmin, the multi-millionaire saw miners striking for a living wage as criminals. Credit: GCIS. Cyril...

Daughter of popular radio host killed in alleged murder-for-hire plot reacts to stepfather’s arrest

The daughter of popular talk-show host April Kauffman said she had been “waiting patiently for justice” after prosecutors...

Parliament tasks gov’t to explain high power tariffs – Daily Monitor

The regulator defended the increment, saying it was due to the depreciation of the Uganda Shilling against the...

South Africa: DA’s Federal Executive to Meet On Sunday to Decide On Way Forward for the City of Cape Town

press release By James Selfe MPThe DA is disappointed that some sections of the Party are ventilating their...

Africa: Warming Oceans Could Scupper Marine Food System – Scientists

Photo: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (File photo). By Thin Lei WinRome — Failure to rein in global...

Cameroon: Pushed to Extremes – Cameroon’s Escalating Anglophone Crisis

Photo: Flikr (File photo). analysis By Amindeh Blaise AtabongAs the crackdown continues, armed secessionist groups may be gaining...

Vermilion Parish teacher handcuffed after questioning pay raise

CLOSE The President of the Vermilion Parish, Louisiana school board says teacher Deyshia Hargrave was not following meeting...

Namibia: Half Marathon to Debut At Rossing Marathon

NAMIBIA Athletics' national marathon championship, the Rössing Marathon, takes place in Swakopmund at the Vineta North Sports Field...

Burkina Faso: GAC and TRP Comment On Global Fund Grants to Burkina Faso

analysis By David GarmaiseAmong the grants approved by the Board in December were HIV, TB/HIV and malaria grants...

Zambia: Capacity Issues and Delays in Implementation Plague Otherwise Successful Global Fund Grants to Zambia, OIG Says

analysis By David GarmaiseDespite substantial economic challenges, Zambia has successfully scaled up interventions across the three diseases. Nevertheless,...

Robert De Niro goes on profanity-laced tirade against Trump at awards gala

Robert De Niro’s introduction of best actress winner Meryl Streep at Tuesday’s National Board of Review awards gala...

Ethiopia: The Lemma Megerssa Moment and the Oromo Dilemma – Between Resistance and Governing

opinion By Tsegaye R Ararssa, for Addis StandardIntroduction Addis Abeba, Janurary 10/2018 - One of the most emphatic...

Zimbabwe: Bashed Mthwakazi Eight Sue Army

By Bulawayo CorrespondentEight Mthwakazi Republic Party (MRP) officials who were arrested in Bulawayo on New Year's Eve for...

Uganda Woman Stabs Husband to Death for Denying Her Sex

By Daily MonitorPolice in Uganda are holding a teacher for allegedly stabbing her husband to death after he...

Tanzania: Director of Public Procecutions Still Mulling Over Money Laundering Case

By Faustine KapamaTHE outcome of the trial of four prominent figures, including renowned advocate, Dr Ringo Tenga, who...

Ghana: ‘You Have My Support’ – President Akufo-Addo to Isaac Dogboe, Ghanaian Boxers

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has pledged his and the support of Government for...

Soldiers loot arms, burn military base in Ivory Coast’s second city – Channelnewsasia.com

Soldiers in Ivory Coast's second largest city looted weapons from the base of an elite military unit overnight...

Nigeria: Sahara Group, Oduwole Partner to Empower African Girls

Worried by the statistics indicating that 15 million girls of primary school age - half of them in...

Eritrea: President Isaias Leaves for Egypt

Asmara — President Isaias Afwerki has yesterday left for Egypt on a working visit at the invitation of...

Race to find survivors of fast-moving Southern California mudslides

MONTECITO, Calif. -- A storm that slammed a California coastal community is over. The search for its victims...

In Case You Missed It – January 10

Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela was involved in the recruitment of the club's new technical adviser Rob Hutting....

Zim ministry seeks Mnangagwa’s consent to free 2 000 inmates – report

Harare – Zimbabwean correctional services authorities are reportedly seeking President Emmerson Mnangagwa's consent to pardon at least 2...

Kenya:French Firm Groupe ADP Wins JKIA Terminal Deal – AllAfrica.com

French company Paris Aeroport, formerly Aeroports de Paris or ADP, has won a contract with Kenya Airports Authority...

Tanzania:2,000 Tonnes of Fertiliser Being Ferried Southward – AllAfrica.com

OVER 2,000 tonnes of various types of fertiliser are being ferried to Rukwa, Mbeya, Katavi and Ruvuma regions,...

Cameroon:China-Backed Kribi Port Project Leaves Locals Frustrated – AllAfrica.com

Chinese investors want to transform the Cameroonian city of Kribi into to the largest seaport in central Africa....