Day: December 31, 2018

Uganda’s Bobi Wine is 2018 Africanews Personality of the Year

The Africanews Personality of the Year is primarily an audience-led process in choosing the most influential news maker...

Scientists drill into mysterious Antarctic lake under 3,500 ft of ice in bid to find if life exists

Scientists finally drill into mysterious Antarctic lake 'twice the size of Manhattan' buried under 3,500 feet of ice...

US and China should partner in Africa: Carter

WASHINGTON: Former US president Jimmy Carter warned on Monday (Dec 31) of the risks of sliding into a...

Do popular hangover cures really work? Researchers find out

Acetaldehyde contributes to hangover symptoms such as increased heart rate, nausea and vomiting, but there is very limited...

Côte d’Ivoire: environ 24 000 soldats déployés pour la sécurisation des fêtes de fin d’années

Côte d'Ivoire: environ 24 000 soldats déployés pour la sécurisation des ... a indiqué lundi soir à Abidjan,...

Côte d’Ivoire: “Je serai intransigeant” ( Alexandre Touré)

Le nouveau commandant supérieur de la gendarmerie ivoirienne Alexandre Touré, a affirmé, lundi à Abidjan, qu'il sera "intransigeant...

Côte d’Ivoire/ Ouattara souhaite que « les mutations politiques ne fragilisent pas la cohésion des …

Je veux réaffirmer qu'au-delà des divergences politiques, il n'y a qu'une seule Côte d'Ivoire, notre patrie commune. Elle...

Côte d’Ivoire : message de nouvel an de Henriette Lagou (Renouveau pour la Paix et la Concorde)

Au peuple paisible et généreux de Côte d'Ivoire, je formule des vœux de santé, de richesse, de progrès,...

The great Australian cricket ‘soap opera’, Sport News & Top Stories

MELBOURNE • Australia cricket coach Justin Langer yesterday admitted that he feels like a "director of a soap...

Côte d’Ivoire : Voeux 2019, Ouattara annonce la libération de 2532 détenus de droit commun et …

Côte d'Ivoire : Voeux 2019, Ouattara annonce la libération de 2532 détenus de droit commun et réitère la...

Côte d’Ivoire: Alassane Ouattara accorde la grâce à plus de 2500 détenus

Dans une adresse à la nation à l'occasion du 58è anniversaire de l'indépendance de la Côte d'Ivoire en...

Côte d’Ivoire: Un carambolage sur l’autoroute du nord Adjamé-Yopougon coupe la circulation …

(Ph) Vue de l'accident de l'accident sur l'autoroute du nord. L'euphorie de la fête et son lot de...

Opposition parties see 2019 election as most important since 1994

South African opposition parties clearly have an eye on the elections in the new year, as they wished...

WhatsApp set to stop working on more than a BILLION phones

FROM today, WhatsApp is set to stop working on more than a BILLION phones - here's how to...

Sudan: Rights Group Slams Sudan’s Use of ‘Lethal Force’ On Protesters

Photo: Radio Dabanga Protestors chant slogans in Khartoum against President Omar al Bashir and his government (file photo)....

Sudan: Tear Gas Fired At Protestors in Khartoum

Photo: Radio Dabanga Protestors chant slogans in Khartoum against President Omar al Bashir and his government (file photo)....

Sudan: Newspaper Banned, Journalists Threatened

Photo: Radio Dabanga Protestors chant slogans in Khartoum against President Omar al Bashir and his government (file photo)....

Sudan: Nation Welcomes Independence Day Amid Fresh Waves of Protest

Photo: Radio Dabanga Protestors chant slogans in Khartoum against President Omar al Bashir and his government (file photo)....

Sudan: Protest March Prevented By Sudanese Security Services

Photo: Radio Dabanga Protestors chant slogans in Khartoum against President Omar al Bashir and his government (file photo)....

Sudan: Rebel Leader Contradicts Government Accusations

Photo: Radio Dabanga Protestors chant slogans in Khartoum against President Omar al Bashir and his government (file photo)....

Burkina Faso: Islamist Attacks Prompt State of Emergency

A deadly ambush in a northern province on the border to Mali has prompted Burkina Faso's president to...

Cameroon president ready for dialogue over Anglophone crisis

Cameroon president Paul Biya says he is ready for dialogue with separatist elements to end the ongoing security...

Central African Republic: Alleged Militia Leader Ngaissona to Be Transferred to ICC

France will hand over an alleged African militia leader, Patrice-Edouard Ngaissona, to the ICC, where he faces war...

Sudan: UN Secretary-General Calls for ‘Calm and Restraint’

New York — The office of the spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres, issued a statement on Friday...

Congo-Kinshasa: Uganda On High Alert Over Ebola Spread in DR Congo Election Aftermath

By Dicta AsiimweUganda has heightened Ebola surveillance and prevention preparedness amid fears that the general election in the...

Karlie Kloss and Josh Kushner honeymoon in South Africa | UNFILTERED: News from the virtual community

Karlie Kloss and Josh Kushner honeymoon in South Africa | UNFILTERED: News from the virtual community | clevelandjewishnews.com...

Mozambican Ex-Finance Minister Held in South Africa on U.S. Charges: Police – U.S. News & World Report

Mozambican Ex-Finance Minister Held in South Africa on U.S. Charges: Police U.S. News & World ReportJOHANNESBURG (Reuters) -...

The shuttle flies again! NASA gives go-ahead for ‘Dream Chaser’ mini spaceplane

A radical new mini space shuttle has been given the go-ahead by NASA.Called the Dream Chaser, its maker Sierra...

Sale’s Steve Diamond avoids hearing over altercation with journalist | Sport

Steve Diamond will not face a disciplinary hearing after confronting a journalist at the end of Sale’s victory...

Building teams with thumping African music | Kochi News

Talk about a band performance and one would picturise a stage event with audience swaying to the music...

Bancroft flops on return from ball-tampering ban

FILE PHOTO: Australian cricketer Cameron Bancroft gestures as he arrives at a hotel in Sandton, South Africa March...

Forces armées de Côte d’Ivoire: Le nouveau Chef d’Etat-Major appelle les militaires à l’union, à la …

Le général Lassina Doumbia s'est officiellement installé dans son fauteuil de nouveau Chef d'Etat-major général des armées de...

Côte d’Ivoire : Orange organise un « Noël magique » pour 7000 enfants

(ORANGE COTE D'IVOIRE) - Depuis 2013, l'opération « Noël pour tous » initiée par Orange Côte d'Ivoire avec...

Both sides claim lead in Congo’s chaotic election, Africa News & Top Stories

KINSHASA (REUTERS) - Democratic Republic of Congo's opposition said on Monday (Dec 31) it expected one of its...

Zambia’s president fires army chiefs

Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Monday sacked the army commander and his deputy, a rare firing of the...

South African, Tanzanians among suspected jihadist leaders in Mozambique

Mozambican prosecutors on Monday named a South African and two Tanzanians among leaders of a jihadist group operating...

Burkina Faso declares partial state of emergency

By AFPMore by this Author Burkina Faso is declaring a state of emergency in provinces grappling with jihadist...

SOUTH AFRICA Supersport Boxing Roundup for 2018 31 December 2018 – SuperSport

SOUTH AFRICA Supersport Boxing Roundup for 2018 31 December 2018 SuperSportZolani Tete from the Eastern Cape is a...

Physicists record ‘lifetime’ of graphene qubits

This visualisation shows layers of graphene used for membranes. Credit: University of Manchester Researchers from MIT and elsewhere...

Everton’s Holgate seals West Brom loan switch

Everton's Jordan Pickford and Mason Holgate before the match. REUTERS/David Klein (Reuters) - Everton defender Mason Holgate will...