Day: July 7, 2018

Letter from Africa: Complaining about colonialism makes us the victims

Letter from Africa: Complaining about colonialism makes us the victims

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption French President Emmanuel Macron said young Nigerians were free from the effects...

.com | R1m reward for info on Eastern Cape cash-in-transit heist - News24

Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting state - Star Tribune

In a separate incident, a group of armed men made off with an undisclosed amount of cash after...

'I'm the smartest man in Africa - or in the world'

'I'm the smartest man in Africa - or in the world'

BBC Africa One Minute Stories meets James Maina Mwangi - the self-proclaimed smartest man in the world. Source...

Bookings now open for the Vic Falls New Year's Carnival - Iol.co.za

The seventh annual event runs from Friday, 28 December 2018 until Tuesday, 1 January 2019 in the picturesque...

In pictures: The Durban July in South Africa

In pictures: The Durban July in South Africa

Image copyright AFP Image caption The race, now in its 122nd year, bills itself as Africa's greatest horseracing...

Africa honors legacy of former UNECA chief - Xinhua

Letter from Africa: Complaining about colonialism makes us the victims

ADDIS ABABA, July 7 (Xinhua) -- The African continent celebrated the legacy of the late Adebayo Adedeji, who...

Lebanese woman sentenced to 8 years over Egypt insults video - Fredericksburg.com

Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting state - Star Tribune

An Egyptian court sentenced on Saturday a Lebanese woman to eight years in prison over insulting Egyptians in...

Between mugongowazi, digital taxes and law of unintended consequences

Zimbabwe:Govt Adopts Manual for Treating Gays, Sex Workers At Health Centres - AllAfrica.com

Jethro Bamundaga lived by the shores of Lake Victoria. Naturally he grew up to become a fisherman. Source...

Kenya:Governor Sonko Launches Monthly Clean-Up in Nairobi - AllAfrica.com

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has launched a major clean-up exercise to be done monthly, as part of measures...

Corruption, major impediment to Nigeria's development, says Supreme Court Judge - Vanguard

Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting state - Star Tribune

Justice Tanko Muhammad of the Supreme Court has said that corruption remains one of the major impediments to...

Arrest the falling cedi - Bernard Mornah to NPP - Ghanamma.com

Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting state - Star Tribune

The national chairman of the Peoples National Convention, Bernard Mornah has challenged the government to arrest the depreciating...

Football and religion compete in Africa — Quartz

Football and religion compete in Africa — Quartz

In this age of globalization few events draw more attention than sport as the World Cup in Russia...

Nigerian traders flee Anglophone Cameroon - Vanguard

Zimbabwe:Govt Adopts Manual for Treating Gays, Sex Workers At Health Centres - AllAfrica.com

The security crisis ravaging English-speaking regions of Cameroon is driving away many of the biggest traders originally from...

.com | South Sudan foes agree to withdraw forces from 'urban areas' - News24

South Sudan's government and rebels agreed on Friday to withdraw troops from urban areas, a Sudanese official said,...

South Africa:The ANC Shall Return to Run Tshwane - David Makhura - AllAfrica.com

ANC Gauteng acting chairperson David Makhura says the party will regain control of Tshwane metro once it has...

Tanzania to send railway staff overseas for training - Xinhuanet

Tanzania will send a team of 167 railway professionals to five countries, including China and South Korea, to...

Tanzania:Air Tanzania Dreamliner to Land at the Julius Nyerere International ... - AllAfrica.com

Letter from Africa: Complaining about colonialism makes us the victims

Tanzania's maiden Dreamliner aircraft is set to land at the Julius Nyerere International Airport on the afternoon of...

Nigeria has some of the worst health indices in the world- Obasanjo - Vanguard

Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting state - Star Tribune

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has described Nigerian health sector as one of the worst health indices in the...

God told me if Ekiti election is fraudulent, 2019 general election will fail;... - Vanguard

Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting state - Star Tribune

Prophet Kasali also called on the Federal Government to put an end to the insurgency and incessant killings...

Power can trick you - Kufuor cautions NPP - Ghanamma.com

Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting state - Star Tribune

Former President of the Republic, John Agyekum Kufuor, Saturday, July 7, 2018, mounted the podium of the New...

Ethiopia inaugurates Chinese-built electricity transmission line - Xinhuanet

Ethiopia on Friday inaugurated a 458-km 230-Kilo Volts electricity transmission line that will transport electricity from Alamata in...

South Africa: Prasa Board Chair Hijacked, Kidnapped

Gauteng police are investigating after Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) board chairperson Khanyisile Kweyama was hijacked...

South Africa: The ANC Shall Return to Run Tshwane - David Makhura

ANC Gauteng acting chairperson David Makhura says the party will regain control of Tshwane metro once it has...

Somalia: Somali Security Officials Conclude Training On Gender Equality and Human Rights

More than 30 participants from the Somali national security forces have concluded a five-day course on gender equality...

Eritrea: Call for Contribution of Eritrean Diaspora Scholars

Massawa — Call was made for Eritrean scholars in the Diaspora to play due part in enhancing professional...

Ethiopia: Deputy PM Visits Displaced People in West Guji, Gedio Zones

A delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister Demeke Mekonnen yesterday visited people displaced by the recent violence in...

Tanzania: Air Tanzania Dreamliner to Land On Monday

By Allan OlingoTanzania's maiden Dreamliner aircraft is set to land at the Julius Nyerere International Airport on the...

Bespoke Eco Tours Kenya, Maasai Mara

Bespoke Eco Tours Kenya, Maasai Mara

Welcome to Kenya counted as part of the East African countries, Kenya has got magic behind its national...

Nigeria: 10 Die in Osun Road Accidents

By Agency ReportNo fewer than 10 people lost their lives in 15 road traffic accidents in Osun last...

.com | Zim police arrest 5 suspects in $4m, 98kg gold haul - report - News24

Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting state - Star Tribune

At least five suspects have been arrested when they allegedly tried to leave Zimbabwe with at least $4m...

Libya says armed group abducts 3 Filipinos, South Korean - Sun-Star

A Libyan river authority said an unidentified armed group has kidnapped three Filipino nationals and one South Korean...

Ministers, officials clash over Lands top jobs - Daily Monitor

Udoji was to reward workers for support, dedication during the war - Gowon - Vanguard

Who takes up coveted jobs at the Uganda Land Commission has become a subject of intense controversy, pitting...

Ramaphosa feels 'warmly welcomed' in KZN - Ghanamma.com

Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting state - Star Tribune

President Cyril Ramaphosa has downplayed "lies" that he wasn't welcomed in KwaZulu-Natal since he was elected president at...

Kenya's - Rapping Priest' suspended by Catholic Church - The Columbian

Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting state - Star Tribune

The Catholic priest started rapping and the nuns started dancing. Everyone from teenage boys to middle-aged women, dressed...

Pope Tawadros joins Vatican in praying for peace in the Middle East - Egypt Today

Pope Francis held an important ecumenical reflection and prayer with the heads and representatives of Christian churches and...

Obasanjo, others betrayed Nigerians by refusing to honour Abiola, Says Group - Vanguard

Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting state - Star Tribune

Ado-Ekiti-A group under the auspices of Ekiti Recovery Movement , has described the widely acclaimed winner of the...

Nigerians, India celebrates Int'l Yoga Day in Lagos - Vanguard

Angola court acquits 2 reporters accused of insulting state - Star Tribune

No fewer that 500 Nigerians including Indian gathered together in Lagos to mark this year's International Yoga day...

Buhari says Boko Haram-hit NE Nigeria now 'post-conflict'

Nigeria's remote northeast is in a "post-conflict stabilisation phase", President Muhammadu Buhari said on Friday, despite persistent attacks...

Zim police arrest 5 suspects in $4m, 98kg gold haul - report

US urges regional governments to block South Sudan war money

At least five suspects have been arrested when they allegedly tried to leave Zimbabwe with at least $4m...

South Sudan foes agree to withdraw forces from 'urban areas'

South Sudan foes agree to withdraw forces from 'urban areas'

South Sudan's government and rebels agreed on Friday to withdraw troops from urban areas, a Sudanese official said,...