Day: October 16, 2018

.com | Zimbabwe probes post-election violence that killed six – News24

A public inquiry into the deaths of six people after Zimbabwe's landmark elections started hearing oral testimonies on...

Nigeria midwife murders: Brutal IS tactics rekindle new fears

Image copyright ICRC/EPA Image caption Hauwa Liman's colleagues say she was "truly dedicated to her work helping vulnerable...

British-Nigerian filmmaker Adeyemi Michael: all immigrants are conquerors

British-Nigerian Filmmaker Adeyemi Michael discusses his short film Entitled, a "fantasy documentary", which he describes as a re-imagining...

Nehanda, the Shona spirit medium that inspired Mugabe

Nehanda Nyakasikana was a Shona spirit medium who led the fight against the British colonisers in what is...

.com | Thumb print on condom linked suspect to Hannah Cornelius rape, murder,… – News24

The four accused in trial for the murder and rape of Hannah Cornelius and attack on her friend...

a Acknowledging reality,a a splinter church in Kenya ordains married Catholic… – Religion News Service

At the Renewed Universal Catholic Church in Nyeri, in central Kenya, celebratory ululations filled the air last spring...

US airstrike in Somalia kills about 60 al-Shabab fighters – KGNS-TV Laredo

The U.S. military on Tuesday announced its deadliest airstrike against the al-Shabab extremist group in Somalia in nearly...

Côte d’Ivoire: Action contre la faim soulage des familles victimes d’inondations à Agboville

Il s'agit de kits composés de seaux plastiques, savons, bassines et moustiquaire destinés à 130 familles. Dans un...

Nigeria:Govt, Trade Unions to Parley On Minimum Wage, Others – AllAfrica.com

The Service Welfare Office in the Office of the Head of Service of the Federation will hold a...

Ethiopia’s leader inaugurates new cabinet with half of ministers women – The Age

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Ethiopia's reformist prime minister announced a new cabinet on Tuesday that is half women, in...

Africa Cup of Nations qualifying wrap – News

Posted: 16 October 2018 Time: 23:18 Tunisia secured their spot at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after...

Business success in Zimbabwe no longer hinges on political connections – DIDG – Iol.co.za

The Diaspora Infrastructure Development Group, a leading investor in Zimbabwe that won the tender to recapitalise the National...

Elections locales en Côte d’Ivoire: large victoire du parti présidentiel

On connaît désormais les résultats quasi complets des élections municipales et régionales qui se sont tenues en Côte...

Ugandan MPs foil gay agenda at IPU conference – Daily Monitor

The Inter Parliamentary Union has foiled plans of pro-gay nations to introduce the LGBT agenda through the amendment...

Standard Chartered sees increased China-Africa trade due to US trade war – Channelnewsasia.com

China is likely to boost imports from African countries as it seeks new sources of commodities in the...

Banking In A Cashless Society Will Require African Solutions For African Problems

By Nnamdi OranyeAfrican economies are well positioned to benefit from rapidly accelerating technological change if they can harness...

Ghana:Investor Interest in Energy Commercial Bank’s Shares Soars – AllAfrica.com

Investor interest in the ongoing Initial Public Offer of Energy Commercial Bank has gone up following roadshows embarked...

Activists push for Ethiopian Jews to come to Israel – Jewish Journal

The Falash Mura have been waiting for two decades to immigrate and reunite with their families in Israel....

Côte d’Ivoire : le RHDP remporte les élections régionales et municipales

Selon M. Bakayoko qui s'exprimait sur les antennes de la radiodiffusion télévision ivoirienne (RTI, service public) sur 4...

EgyptAir pulls magazine after Drew Barrymore article

Egyptian officials say EgyptAir has removed the latest edition of its in-flight magazine over a contentious article it...

Zimbabwe probes post-election violence that killed six

A public inquiry into the deaths of six people after Zimbabwe's landmark elections started hearing oral testimonies on...

At least 7 killed as passenger train derails in Morocco

 A shuttle train linking the Moroccan capital to a town farther north on the Atlantic coast derailed on...

Dozens dead in Niger/Nigeria crackdown on criminal gangs

At least 30 "bandits" have been killed during a crackdown by the armies of Niger and Nigeria in...

Nigeria: Stop Executions – Stop Targeting Live Saving Health Workers – Toyin Saraki

Blog By Toyin Ojora SarakiLagos — It is with horror and deep sadness that I learnt last night...

Naby Keita: Liverpool midfielder set for scan after injury

Keita suffered a back injury against Napoli earlier this month but returned for Liverpool's game against Manchester City...

Taylor Wessing Prize: Alice Mann wins with portraits of drum majorettes

Image copyright Alice Mann Alice Mann has been named the winner of this year's Taylor Wessing Prize for...

UPDATE 1-South Africa’s Solidarity union to strike at state-owned defence fir… – Reuters

South Africa's Solidarity union said on Tuesday its members at state-owned defence firm Denel will down tools on...

South Africa:Presidency Denies Ramaphosa Knew and Failed to Act On VBS Looting – AllAfrica.com

The Presidency "categorically rejects" allegations that President Cyril Ramaphosa knew about corruption at VBS Bank but did not...

Kremlin to discuss resumption of flights from Russia to Egypt’s Red Sea resorts – Egypt Today

Ushakov told reporters on Tuesday that the two presidents would discuss the resumption of flights to the resort...

US, South African farmers cry fowl over metal tariffs – KGWN

Well before President Donald Trump began slapping tariffs on steel, aluminum and other imported goods, there was a...

Bonang Matheba Announced As 2018 AWIEF Awards MC

AWIEF has announced multi –award winning radio host, TV presenter and style icon, Bonang Matheba as the 2018...

450 jihadists killed in Egypt Sinai offensive: army

The Egyptian army said on Tuesday that 450 jihadists are estimated to have been killed in its eight-month...

US airstrike in Somalia kills about 60 al-Shabaab fighters

The US military on Tuesday announced its deadliest airstrike against the al-Shabaab extremist group in Somalia in nearly...

Algeria MPs padlock parliament in protest against speaker

Around 200 deputies kept Algeria's parliament locked up for several hours on Tuesday in a protest action to...

Côte d’Ivoire/ La lutte contre la malnutrition, une priorité nationale (Sangafowa Coulibaly)

Abidjan, 16 oct (AIP) – Le ministre de l'Agriculture et du Développement rural, Mamadou Sangafowa Coulibaly assure que...

Élections en Côte d’Ivoire : retour sur l’impitoyable bataille du Plateau

La course pour la mairie de cette commune Abidjan a été emblématique d'une élection sous tension, à deux...

Côte d’Ivoire- Municipales 2018/Le candidat Siandou Fofana s’aligne sur la décision d’annulation …

Abidjan, 16 oct (AIP)- Nguettia Marcel, directeur de campagne du candidat du Rassemblement des houphouëtistes pour la démocratie...

Nigeria:Saraki Emerges Atiku Campaign Director – AllAfrica.com

Mr Saraki's official position as the director-general of the Atiku Abubakar Presidential Campaign Organisation was disclosed on Tuesday...

La gouverneure générale du Canada se rendra au Burkina Faso, en Côte d’Ivoire et au Nigéria

En Côte d'Ivoire, la gouverneure générale visitera le site d'un projet financé par le Canada qui aide les...

Orlando Pirates news: Ben Motshwari relishing ’emotional’ first Soweto Derby – News

Posted: 16 October 2018 Time: 19:21 Orlando Pirates midfielder Ben Motshwari is relishing his first Soweto Derby appearance...