Month: July 2018

Zimbabwe: Harare's Poorest Residents Vote in Fear

Matapi and Matererini hostel residents in Harare said they voted in fear on Monday after being intimidated by...

Zimbabwe says election is clean; opposition is sceptical

Zimbabwe says election is clean; opposition is sceptical

Zimbabwe's electoral commission said on Tuesday there had been no vote-rigging in the first election without Robert Mugabe...

Kenya: Parties Discuss Deal to End Kenya Oil Impasse

By Victor KipropKenyan authorities were on Friday putting final touches to an agreement that was expected to end...

Angola: Isabel Dos Santos Ignores Attorney General's Office Notification

Angola: Isabel Dos Santos Ignores Attorney General's Office Notification

Luanda — The former chairperson of the Sonangol Board of Directors, Isabel dos Santos, ignored the first notification...

Player defections no hindrance for ever-evolving Lions | Sport

Player defections no hindrance for ever-evolving Lions | Sport

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s rugby player drain hit Saturday’s Super Rugby finalists the Lions hardest at the...

Africa: Rwanda Looks to Uganda, Tanzania for Fish to Sell to DRC

By Edmund KagireUganda and Tanzania have taken over the Democratic Republic of Congo's fish market from Rwanda, which...

Africa: New, Updated Brics Investment Model for Africa Needed

analysis By William GumedeAfrican countries must overhaul their current investment model with BRICS countries, which is not working...

Discovery Channel Announces The Top 10 Finalists For The 2018 “Don’t Stop Wondering” Award At The Jozi Film Festival

Discovery Channel Announces The Top 10 Finalists For The 2018 “Don’t Stop Wondering” Award At The Jozi Film Festival

The search for the winner of Discovery Channel’s second consecutive ‘Don’t Stop Wondering’ award category at the seventh...

US military in Africa says changes made to protect troops

US military in Africa says changes made to protect troops

The US military in Africa has taken steps to increase the security of troops on the ground, adding...

Ghana: Tribute to Ghana's Poet Laureate Atukwei Okai

By David MungoshiAt every opportunity, Atukwei Okai would make this proud utterance: I come from Africa and I...

Uganda: Manage People's Properties At a Fee

By Dorothy NakaweesiMany people have invested in real estate, to be exact in rentals or commercial properties in...

Africa: FT World Cup Recap - Top 5 U23 Players From the World Cup

By Simiso ShabanguWe all know that football is a collective goal and one man's loss leads to everyone's...

Leicester City address Harry Maguire future amid links with world-record bid from Manchester United - News

Leicester City address Harry Maguire future amid links with world-record bid from Manchester United - News

Posted: 31 July 2018 Time: 15:00 Leicester City have addressed the current rumours linking 2018 FIFA World Cup...

Eritrea: Ethio-Eritrea Thaw - PM's Greatest Achievement

column By Hintsa Andebrhan Is Interested in Politics and History. He Can Be Reached At [email protected] months back,...

Ethiopia: Public Enterprises Nets 2.8b Br Profits

The Ministry of Public Enterprises declared 37 billion Br in revenue during the recently concluded fiscal year. The...

Madagascar: HIV-TB Connection - Key to Ending Infections

By Tom MaguireLondon — A group of teenage boys huddle around Michelle in the mangroves behind Joyce Bay,...

Tense count as Zimbabwe rivals claim election victory

Zimbabwe: Harare's Poorest Residents Vote in Fear

Zimbabwe's rival presidential candidates both claimed on Tuesday they were heading for election victory, setting up a tense...

Tanzania:Gold Processing Plant Beckons for Buseresere - AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Harare's Poorest Residents Vote in Fear

ALL is set for establishment of a factory for processing gold and other minerals which will have the...

Stunning portraits capture Ethiopian elders in Lailbela - Daily Mail

Stunning portraits capture the Ethiopian elders who wash the weary feet of pilgrims after they journey to 900-year-old...

Nigeria: Protesters Storm APC Headquarters, Want Saraki Expelled From Party

Nigeria: Protesters Storm APC Headquarters, Want Saraki Expelled From Party

By Lois UgbedeSome protesters on Tuesday morning stormed the headquarters of Nigeria's ruling party, APC, demanding the sack...

Nigeria: 36 Finalists Emerge for Govt's MSME Award

By Johnbosco AgbakwuruAbuja — AS part of the Federal Government's commitment to support the growth of Micro, Small...

China in Africa: win-win development, or a new colonialism? | Cities

Zimbabwe: Harare's Poorest Residents Vote in Fear

As their hand-built wooden dhow approaches the shore, Ibrahim Chamume and his fellow fishermen take in the sail...

Zimbabwe election: Mnangagwa and Chamisa both upbeat

Zimbabwe election: Mnangagwa and Chamisa both upbeat

Image copyright AFP Image caption Vote counting continued through the night Zimbabwe is awaiting the results of its...

Zimbabwe:Elections Body Presses Criminal Charges Against Chamisa, Mnangagwa? - AllAfrica.com

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission says it has reported two presidential candidates of Monday's election to police on claims...

Presidential Elections 2018: SDF urges ELECAM to resolve problem of voting of... - CRTV

Zimbabwe: Harare's Poorest Residents Vote in Fear

The National Executive Committee of the Social Democratic Front, SDF party, published a list of resolutions at the...

Man United hopeful of making one more signing, says Mourinho | Sport

Man United hopeful of making one more signing, says Mourinho | Sport

(Reuters) - Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he is confident that the club will sign at least...

Eritrea and Somalia restore ties, want UN sanctions lifted

Eritrea and Somalia restore ties, want UN sanctions lifted

Eritrea and Somalia have agreed to restore diplomatic relations, both countries announced on Monday in another thaw in...

Nigeria: Breast Cancer - With N1 Million, 333 Nigerian Women Can Be Saved Annually

By Chioma ObinnaAre you a philanthropic organisation? A stakeholder in cancer care and support,? Even if you are...

Zimbabwe: Expect Results From 3.pm - ZEC

Zimbabwe: Expect Results From 3.pm - ZEC

Photo: ZBC Zimbabwe Electoral Commission Chairperson Priscilla Chigumba. The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) says vote counting and verification...

Tanzania: Diamond's Singer Faints On Stage After Being Kissed By Female Fan

Tanzania: Diamond's Singer Faints On Stage After Being Kissed By Female Fan

By Thomas MatikoBongo flava fast rising sensation, Lava Lava, who is signed to Diamond's Platnumz WCB label, fainted...

South Africa: Liebenberg to Lead Blue Bulls in Worcester

Former HTS Drostdy pupil, Hanro Liebenberg , will return to Worcester on Saturday, but instead of a school...

Zimbabwe poll authority says 'no rigging’  in election

Zimbabwe poll authority says 'no rigging’  in election

Zimbabwe’s much-criticised election authority on Tuesday declared that there had been no rigging of the country’s election, after...

South Africa: ANCYL Blames Malema, Shivambu for Its Liquidation

The ANC Youth League (ANCYL) is blaming its former leaders for the organisation's liquidation. On Thursday, the South...

Kenya: I'm Sorry, Najib Balala Tells Kenyans, Uhuru Kenyatta

By Samwel OwinoTourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala has apologised to Kenyans over the "go-to-hell" remarks he made while...

Ethiopia Releases New, Perennial Sorghum Variety

By Biruktayet BihonAddis Ababa — Ethiopian scientists have developed a new sorghum variety that could lead to multiple...

Tanzania:JPM Cements Dodoma Shift, Handover 67 Title Deeds to Diplomats - AllAfrica.com

President John Magufuli has today handed over 67 title deeds to Diplomats and international organization representatives in the...

Tanzania:Dodoma Ready for Diplomats, Says Magufuli - AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Harare's Poorest Residents Vote in Fear

Dar es Salaam - The city of Dodoma is safe and has all the important facilities to accommodate...

The Ethiopian Dilemma - Counterpunch

Zimbabwe: Harare's Poorest Residents Vote in Fear

Despite all indications to the contrary, many people look to some kind of modern day messiah, savior, to...

Ethiopia: Ethio - Eritrea Trade Prospects,Opportunities

Following the recent normalization of Ethio-Eritrean bilateral relations, Business to Business meetings took place in Asmara. On the...

Africa: 3 in 5 Babies Not Breastfed in the First Hour of Life

An estimated 78 million babies - or three in five - are not breastfed within the first hour...