Day: January 29, 2019

Ebola spreading into “high security risk area” of DRC: UN – Xinhua

UNITED NATIONS, Jan. 29 (Xinhua) -- The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is...

English Premier League wrap 29 January 2019 – News

Posted: 30 January 2019 Time: 00:22 Manchester City were left stunned by Newcastle United, while Manchester United salvaged...

Ethiopian Airline’s Achilles heel | News | Africa

Ethiopian Airlines is now the continent’s largest airline by fleet size, passenger numbers, revenue and profit — an...

Aiteo Founder, Benedict Peters Awarded Foreign Investment Network (FIN) 2018 African Icon of the Year

International business leader and founder of Aiteo Group (www.AiteoGroup.com), Benedict Peters was awarded African Icon of the Year at...

What IS the ‘trash bag’ orbiting Earth? Astronomers spot unusual object leftover from rocket launch

Astronomers are dumbfounded by a piece of mysterious space junk that's orbiting the Earth.The debris, spotted just 600...

National Under-20 coach Thabo Senong happy with the chemistry in Amajita – News

Posted: 30 January 2019 Time: 06:00 National Under-20 coach Thabo Senong believes his players were given a good...

In DRC, 3 rebel chiefs surrender in nod to new president

Three militia leaders, including a man accused of murdering 39 police officers, surrendered on Tuesday in a show...

Five dead, 130 missing as 2 migrant boats sink off Djibouti: IOM

Five people are dead and about 130 missing off the coast of Djibouti after two boats carrying migrants...

Amnesty calls for ‘immediate’ release of Cameroon opposition chief

Amnesty International on Tuesday called for the "immediate and unconditional" release of Maurice Kamto, leader of Cameroon's opposition...

La Côte d’Ivoire accepte le ” glissement ” et organisera la CAN 2023

La Côte d'Ivoire a accepté de d'organiser la CAN 2023 au lieu de l'édition 2021 qui lui avait...

Here are the winning numbers for the PowerBall and PowerBall Plus draws for Tuesday, January 29

Here are the winning PowerBall and PowerBall Plus numbers from the Tuesday January 29 draw:Powerball: 06, 07, 23, 25,...

English have brains to mark brawn

Any casual sports fan who has only tuned in for the last week could be forgiven for thinking...

Briton survives razor-blade attack in Somali jail

Image copyright Alamy Image caption Mogadishu Central Prison is used to house those awaiting trial as well as...

5 dead, 130 missing as two migrant boats sink off Djibouti

News Business Counties Sports Blogs & Opinion Life & Style Videos Photos News PoliticsAfricaWorld Latest News 5 dead,...

Reims defender Ghislain Konan set for four-month injury layoff

“The Ivory Coast international will be operated from a herniated disc at Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital on Wednesday. He will...

Webcast: Fighting Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC): New Tools & New Challenges

Join Doctors Without Borders for a live webcast panel discussion on efforts to contain the current Ebola epidemic...

Nigerians’ drugs use more than twice global average: study

By AFPMore by this Author One in seven Nigerians uses drugs, more than twice the global average, according...

Macron calls for inter-religious dialogue at end of Egypt visit

French President Emmanuel Macron met on Tuesday with Egypt's top clerics and called for inter-religious dialogue at the...

News24.com | 2 killed, 5 wounded in blast at Mogadishu gas station

The deputy mayor of Somalia's capital says two people were killed and five wounded in an explosion at...

Fresh protests in Sudan call for al-Bashir to step down

Hundreds of demonstrators gathered in and around Sudan's capital on Tuesday, calling for the ouster of autocratic President...

Kruger National Park electrocution kills six big animals

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Two lions were among the animals that died (file picture) Six large...

Sudan top spy orders release of detainees held in protests

By AFPMore by this Author The head of Sudan's powerful intelligence agency on Tuesday ordered the release of...

Somalia: 5 Killed, Scores Injured in Car Bomb in Mogadishu

Photo: Radio Dalsan At least one person has been killed and three others seriously injured when a bomb...

Uganda: I Rather Live in Somalia Than in Museveni’s Uganda

While speaking at the Uganda Annual Judge's Conference (January 28, 2019), President Museveni of Uganda said that "Somalia...

Gambia: Immigration Woe Continues in Women 1st Division League

By Lamin DarboeImmigration winless woe in the 2018-2019 Gambia Football Federation (GFF) women division one league continued, following...

Kenya: Locals Demand Pay for Land Taken 30 Years Ago for Vihiga Govt Offices

By Derick LuvegaPeople who gave out their 30-acre piece of land in 1985 for the construction of government...

Sudan protests: Authorities order release of all detainees

Image copyright AFP Image caption Fresh anti-government protests broke out in Omdurman, near Khartoum, on Tuesday Authorities in...

Kenya: Two Terror Suspects Arrested At Dajabula On Kenya-Somalia Border

By Stella CheronoA New Zealand national is among 12 people who were arrested near the Kenyan- Somalia border...

South Africa have lowered World Cup expectations, says Du Plessis

Sport South Africa captain Faf du Plessis picked hosts England and 2011 champions India as the title favourites...

Kenya: 3 Fishers Drown After Overloaded Boat Capsizes in Lake Victoria

Photo: Stephen Otage/Daily Monitor Rescue teams retrieve bodies at Mutima Country Haven Beach on Lake Victoria in Mukono...

Sudan general says army ready to face any enemy threat

A top Sudanese general said on Tuesday the armed forces were ready to face any threat to the...

Leading Zimbabwean activist Evan Mawarire freed on bail

Leading Zimbabwean activist and pastor Evan Mawarire was freed on bail on Tuesday after being detained for 13...

South Africa: President to Address Inaugural Business Indaba

President Cyril Ramaphosa will this afternoon address Business Unity South Africa's (BUSA) inaugural Business Economic Indaba in Johannesburg....

Mozambique: Nyusi Makes Surprise Visit to Military Positions

Maputo — Maputo 29 Jan (AIM) - Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi made a surprise visit over the last...

Namibia: Prolonged Recession Calls for Targeted Action – Schlettwein

Photo: The Namibian Namibian Finance Minister, Calle Schlettwein. By Charmaine NgatjiheueFINANCE minister Calle Schlettwein says the government and...

Free football rights would cripple the PSL: Irvin Khoza

Premier Soccer League Chairman Irvin Khoza says that the proposed proposed amendments by broadcast regulator ICASA for football...

South Sudan begins vaccinating against Ebola as Congo battles outbreak

Motortion/iStock(LONDON) — South Sudan on Monday began vaccinating its health workers and other front-line responders against Ebola amid...

Namibia: Air Namibia to Expand Local, Regional Flights

By Lazarus AmukesheAIR NAMIBIA says the state-owned airline will reschedule and increase local and regional flights in March...

South Africa vs Pakistan – Highlights & Stats

Day 1 of 1 S Africa 241-3 Result Pakistan 240-8 South Africa win by 7 wickets Source link...

Broadcast amendments would ‘end professional football’‚ says Khoza

“To take the limited exclusivity from the broadcast rights owner will devalue the broadcast rights to the effect...