Day: December 2, 2018

Côte d’Ivoire : Sery Bailly, l’ex-ministre de Gbagbo est décédé

Le professeur Sery Bailly est décédé dimanche 2 décembre 2018. Il vient rallonger la liste des illustres personnages...

Raja Casablanca beat AS Vita Club to win 2018 African Confederation Cup

Raja Casablanca brought a 3-0 first leg win with them to Kinshasa for Sunday's finaleMorocco's Raja Casablanca won...

South Africa: Why Under Valuing Families Is a Problem for South Africa’s Economy

analysis By Linda M. Richter, University of the WitwatersrandA country's wealth goes hand in hand with its Gross...

Kenya: The Digital Life of Kenya’s Smallholder Farmers – Who’s Using What Phones to Access Information and Loans

London — Once upon time, Africa's mobile users did only two things: they made voice calls or they...

Africa: Taking Africa’s Democratic Temperature As a Dozen Countries Prepare for Polls

analysis By John J Stremlau, University of the WitwatersrandMore than a dozen national elections will be held across...

Africa: Only Universal, Free Healthcare Will Defeat HIV/Aids

By Preet Kaur GillAny views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson...

Africa: Drug Buyers’ Clubs Aim to Tackle HIV Prevention ‘Crisis’

By Sonia ElksLondon — A new generation of drug buyers' clubs like those set up at the height...

Africa: Global Chocolate Supply Chain Tainted By Abuses in Brazil – Report

By Fabio TeixeiraRio De Janeiro — Among the abuses detailed on Brazilian cocoa farms are thousands of instances...

South Africa: Why We Teenage Girls Are Key to South Africa’s Fight to End HIV

By Anathi Mbono | Mothers2mothersAny views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of...

Africa: To End HIV, Let’s Invest in Young Women and Girls

By Monica Geingos | First Lady of the Republic of NamibiaAny views expressed in this article are those...

Africa: Timeline-the Battle to End HIV/Aids

By Isabelle GerretsenLondon — Since the first cases of AIDS were reported in 1981 significant strides have been...

Africa: What’s Your Status? Ten Facts to Mark the 30th World Aids Day

By Isabelle GerretsenLondon — Campaigners say one of the biggest challenges in the fight to end AIDS is...

Kenya: Public Transport Crisis Looms in Nairobi

By Charles OmondiA road transport crisis loomed large in Kenya's capital Nairobi with Public Service Vehicle (PSV) operators...

Cedric Bakambu: DR Congo striker says Chinese Cup win caps ‘amazing season’

DR Congo striker Cedric Bakambu of Beijing Guoan celebrates after winning the Chinese CupDemocratic Republic of Congo striker...

Gambians embrace new freedoms with environment activism

Hundreds of Gambians were grateful for the jobs created by a Chinese-run fish processing plant that arrived in...

Burundi ex-president Buyoya denounces warrant

Burundi's former president Pierre Buyoya on Sunday denounced as politically motivated a warrant issued against him for his...

Why Khartoum brokered 2018 peace deal in South Sudan

By JULIUS BARIGABAMore by this Author As South Sudan begins to rebuild from scratch following a peace deal...

George Kweku Davies: Sierra Leone forward flying high in Latvia

Sierra Leone international George Kweku DaviesSierra Leone international George Kweku Davies says he hopes his success in Latvia...

Does collapse of EAC Summit herald cracks in bloc? — VIDEO

By The EastAfricanMore by this Author The 20th Ordinary EAC Heads of State Summit collapsed at the last...

Netherlands draw Germany in pick of Euro 2020 qualifying groups

DUBLIN (Reuters) - The Netherlands and Germany were grouped together in qualification for the 2020 European Championship at...

Milan fight back to beat Parma

AC Milan coach Gennaro Gattuso REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo/File Photo(Reuters) - AC Milan staged a second-half comeback to beat...

Attack of the small screens: Africa eyes mobile gaming boom

An army of humans laid waste to an alien colony as South African video game maker Simon Spreckley...

Burundi warned after ex-President Buyoya arrest warrant

Image copyright AFP Image caption Pierre Buyoya has in the past reacted angrily to a suggestion he was...

Somaliland opens its doors to Kenyan investors

By NATION REPORTERMore by this Author Kenya has a big role to play in Somaliland’s economic development if...

New Malawi law aims to end political handouts

Malawi has passed a law that will ban politicians using cash payments and other incentives to buy support...

Saudi prince starts Sunday a two-day visit to Algeria

Algeria's presidency says Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will start a two-day visit to Algeria on Sunday...

Naka Drotske shooting, robbery, news, Springboks great a ‘hero’

Former Springbok World Cup winner and Super Rugby coach Naka Drotske was pictured making a thumbs up sign...

Niger reports sharp drop in new AIDS infections

The number of new AIDS infections in Niger dropped by more than two thirds between 2012 and 2016,...

Five dead in Burkina bomb attack

Five people, four of them police, were killed when their vehicle struck an improvised explosive device (IED) in...

Paranaense beat Flamengo but Libertadores place still unsure

Flamengo's Para in action with Atletico Paranaense's Rony REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Atletico Paranaense came...

Finau joins Stenson, Rahm in lead at World Challenge

(Reuters) - Tony Finau made an excellent par-save at the last to join Henrik Stenson and Jon Rahm...

Smith holds off Leishman to defend Australian PGA title

(Reuters) - Cameron Smith edged Marc Leishman by two strokes in a see-saw final round to defend his...

Wilder draws with Fury to retain WBC heavyweight title

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - American Deontay Wilder retained his WBC heavyweight title after a thrilling split decision draw...

Italy summons Egypt ambassador over Regeni killing

Italy's foreign ministry formally summoned on Friday the Egyptian ambassador to Rome to prompt authorities in Cairo to...

Will South Africa host Afcon 2019?

Crisis looms as Cameroon is stripped of rights, with people calling for Safa to bid to hold the...

Caf asks SA to step in as emergency hosts of 2019 African Nations Cup

South African Football Association (Safa) president Danny Jordaan has confirmed that the Confederation of African Football (Caf) wants...

Sundowns coach Mosimane fumes over ‘slow’ substitutions rap | News | Sport

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane fumed over his players being accused of time wasting when substituted as they...

Muhoroni FC to Everton FC: Refugee finding a new life in Liverpool through football

Jacob Viera pictured receiving the Liverpool Grassroots Match Official of the Year awardJacob Viera grew up in Kenya...

Why You Should Get Away For A Yoga Retreat In Kenya

Multiple lodges have yoga sessionsFind yourself in the middle of a safari park at a game lodge where...

South Sudan: MSF Helps 157 Women in South Sudan After ‘Dramatic Increase’ in Sexual Violence

The sexual attacks and beatings in South Sudan over the last 12 days have targeted women walking to...