Year: 2019

Sudan: Security Forces Shoot to Break Sit-in At Sudan Army HQ

Khartoum — Over the past 24 hours the Sudanese security forces have tried to break the sit-in of...

South Africa: Man Killed in Bryanston in Apparent Hit, Car Goes Up in Flames

By Riaan GroblerA man, believed to be Serbian, was shot dead in an apparent hit in Bryanston, Johannesburg,...

Ethiopia: As Internally Displaced Persons Reach Nearly 1 Million in Ethiopia, WHO Reinforces Medical Supplies

The World Health Organization (WHO) in Ethiopia has dispatched experts and medical supplies in response to the needs...

Kenya: Uhuru Asks Parliament to Fast-Track Laws Crucial to Big Four

By David MwerePresident Uhuru Kenyatta wants parliament to expedite the enactment of five bills he says are crucial...

Irvin Khoza refutes conspiracy theories over PSL’s influence of disciplinary and dispute matters – News

Posted: 9 April 2019 Time: 15:00 PSL chairman Irvin Khoza has defended the integrity of the League and...

Kenyans Online Unite in Protest Against Maternal Negligence

Photo: The Nation Mothers at Pumwani Maternity Hospital prepare to leave the facility (file photo). By Sethi NcubeJohannesburg...

Nigeria: Forced National Assembly Leadership Will Fail – Dogara

By Queenesther IroanusiThe speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has said any leadership imposed on the...

Nigeria: Fidelity Bank Announces Appointments of Three New Executives

Fidelity Bank Plc on Monday announced the appointments of three new Executives by the Board of Directors as...

Egypt uncovers the remains of a powerful ancient priest

Archeologists on Sunday streamed live the discovery of a 2,500-year-old remains of a powerful ancient Egyptian high priest...

Côte d’Ivoire: Recours contre la loi d’amnistie, Me Doumbia «Une réconciliation qui ferait l’impasse …

Les solutions dictées par des impératifs politiques ont toujours été utilisés en Côte d'Ivoire et le dernier résultat...

25 years after genocide, Rwanda’s Kagame is praised, feared

A quarter-century after Rwanda's brutal genocide, President Paul Kagame remains a constant figure atop the country's politics, feted...

Zimbabwe: Violence Rocks MDC Marondera Central Elections Again

Marondera — Marondera Central MP, Caston Matewu had to escape from rowdy MDC Marondera Central members who wanted...

Gun shots as Sudan protests press on

By AFPMore by this Author Sudanese security forces Tuesday fired tear gas at thousands of anti-government protesters demonstrating...

Zimbabwe: Matemadanda Says Targeted By Conman Because He Is an Old Man

By Mary TaruvingaDeputy Minister of Defence Victor Matemadanda has told a Harare court he was targeted and duped...

Malawi: Mwenifumbo Talks of New Railway From Lilongwe to Mbeya in Tanzania At Udf Manifesto – Strong Stance On Tobacco Buyers

By Chem'bwana NkolokosaUnited Democratic Front (UDF) presidential running mate Frank Mwenifumbo has said the party manifesto is promising...

Manchester United: Wilfried Zaha opens up on future amid reports of return to Premier League giants – News

Posted: 9 April 2019 Time: 13:00 Ivory Coast star Wilfried Zaha has addressed his future amid reports linking him...

Nigeria: Wizkid, Drake Thrill Fans At O2 Arena, London

Multiple award winning Nigerian Afro-pop superstar, Ayo Balogun aka Wizkid on Tuesday grace the 20,000 capacity O2 Arena...

AmaZulu now in difficult situation after Chippa United defeat – News

Posted: 9 April 2019 Time: 14:00 AmaZulu coach Cavin Johnson admits his side are in a "very difficult...

Africa: Belgium Apologises for Kidnapping African Mixed-Race Children

By Kylie KiunguyuAbout 20,000 children born to Belgian settlers and African women in the 1940s and 1950s were...

Zain Davids’ season with the Blitzboks is over

Cape Town - Springbok Sevens forward Zain Davids will undergo shoulder surgery on Wednesday and has been ruled...

Nigeria: Govt Blames ‘Traditional Leaders’ for Violence in North

By Samuel OgundipeThe Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan Ali, on Tuesday said fresh intelligence had exposed the complicity...

Insiders Insight: Haftar overplays his hand in Libya

Insiders Insight: Haftar overplays his hand in Libya - African Arguments By continuing to browse the site you...

Malawi: Nomads New Squad Ends Pre-Season With Win

By Jeromy KadewereMighty Be Forward Wanderers FC concluded their 2019 pre-season strength testing matches on a high note...

Kenya: Pain, Grief As Woman Who Delivered Quintuplets Passes On

Everline Namukhula was an optimistic mother, joyous and looking forward to raising her fragile five babies when she...

Zimbabwe: State Drags Feet in Mamombe Trial, MP Vows to Challenge Further Remand

By Mary TaruvingaMDC Harare West legislator Joana Mamombe has placed the State on notice to challenge further placement...

Côte d’Ivoire: un recours déposé contre l’amnistie

En Côte d'Ivoire, trois organisations de défense des droits de l'homme, membres de la FIDH, déposent un recours...

Kenya: Why Uhuru Is Losing Mt Kenya MPs to Ruto

By Ndungu Gachane, Lucas BarasaPresident Kenyatta is slowly losing the political support of Mt Kenya leaders and their...

South Africa women’s coach Desiree Ellis encouraged by effort

Desiree Ellis has led South Africa to its first appearance at the Women's World CupDesiree Ellis, coach of...

Veritable Display of Culture, Togetherness

The sixth edition opened with a cultural carnival last Saturday April 6, 2019, at the Limbe Community Field....

Cameroon: FIFA Women World Cup – Trophy Parades Yaounde Today

The trophy is coming into the country for the second time after the World Cup in 2015 The...

Cameroon: Cyber Risks – Experts Poised to Protect Critical Assets

They have updated their skills on national critical risk identification methodology in order to respond to emerging cyber...

Kenya: Man Volunteers to Build Road to Save Villagers From Long Walk

Photo: Ndung'u Gachane Nicholas Muchemi on April 8, 2019 works on the road that connects his Kaganda village...

International bodies criticise Icasa plan for sport broadcasting rights

The International Olympic Committee, Commonwealth Games, the International Cricket Council and Fifa are just some of the major...

Sudan: Gunfire in Khartoum as Anti-Government Protests Continue

Gunfire was heard outside the Sudanese military headquarters in the capital of Khartoum Tuesday as demonstrations seeking the...

What Will Happen to the British Pound Post-Brexit?

It seems like Brexit is a never ending process. The UK was supposed to leave the EU in...

SA will be hit by the worst blackouts as Eskom shuts ageing plants

JOHANNESBURG - An electricity-supply crisis is looming in South Africa that could make intermittent outages in the past...

Côte d’Ivoire : Le nouveau nonce apostolique victime d’un accident en Croatie

Côte d'Ivoire : Le nouveau nonce apostolique victime d'un accident en ... nouveau nonce apostolique en Côte d'Ivoire,...

Egypt: U.S. – Don’t Green Light Egypt’s Repression

press release Beirut — Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's visit to the White House on April 9, 2019...

Côte d’Ivoire : Glovo, le Uber espagnol de livraison débute ses activités

Le lancement de cette application en Côte d'Ivoire permettra de « combler le vide entre le commerce électronique...

Ethiopia’s First Female Chief Justice – ‘Women Shouldn’t Be Silent Victims’

interview By James WanMeaza Ashenafi was appointed President of Ethiopia's Supreme Court in November 2018. How is she...