Day: January 31, 2019

20-year-old Sipamla ‘shocked’ by Proteas call-up

Cape Town - Lutho Sipamla revealed that he was "surprised and shocked" after being called up to the...

Tanzania: Govt Calls for More Efforts to Prevent Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission

By Mosenda JacobDar es Salaam — The government has stressed the need for engagement of health stakeholders in...

Tanzania: Parliament Didn’t Pay for Lissu’s Treatment, Insists Arusha MP

By The Citizen ReporterDar es Salaam — Arusha Member of Parliament Godbless Lema said he will quit his...

Tanzania: Expand Mwanza Bridge, Say Residents of 3 Streets

By Jonathan MusaMwanza — The government has been urged either to expand Tai Five Bridge or provide a...

Tanzania: Probe Source of Weapons Used in Robberies, Church Leaders Urge

By Beldina NyakekeMusoma — Security organs have been urged to investigate the source of weapons used in robberies....

Tanzania: Traditional Healers React to Government Claims

By Godfrey KahangoDodoma/Njombe — As the government insists that the killings of children in Njombe District are associated...

South Africa: Last Day for Second Chance Registration

Learners considering registering for the matric mid-year examination have until midnight as the registration deadline looms. Registration for...

South Africa: Plato Aims to Inject Extra R165 Million Into Cape Town Policing

analysis By Suné PayneCape Town Mayor Dan Plato wants to shift more money into fighting crime and maintains...

South Africa: Proof Is in the Prosecution Pudding – Go After ANC Millionaires, Billionaires

analysis By Terry Crawford-BrowneThe scale of corruption today makes the arms deal look like "petty cash". If South...

Richardson: Spirit of cricket needs to be protected

Gurgaon - The head of cricket's world body on Thursday said the sport's "spirit" is under threat after...

South Africa: Richard Mdluli Case Still Open and Under Investigation, Mokgoro Inquiry Hears

analysis By Nkateko MabasaIn the second week of the Mokgoro Inquiry into the fitness of Nomgcobo Jiba and...

South Africa: #StopXenophobia in All Its Guises

analysis By Raymond SuttnerXenophobia remains part of South African life, with ongoing attacks. At an official level, focus...

South Africa: Gungubele Confident Pic Probe Will Clear Him

Deputy Finance Minister Mondli Gungubele has welcomed the Public Investment Corporation's (PIC) board decision to investigate allegations of...

Gambia: Chelsea Legend Makalele Extolls Gambia’s Marreh

By Sulayman BahMidfielder Sulayman Marreh is on the receiving end of high praises from Chelsea's legend Claude Makalele....

South Africa: Curious Kids – Should I Be Scared of Lightning?

analysis By Jasper Knight, University of the WitwatersrandCurious Kids is a series for children in which we ask...

Gambia: Ex-Gambian Footballer Appointed GFF Competitions Manager

Source GFF-The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) wishes to inform its stakeholders and the general public that former Gambia...

Gambia: Confirmed – Ali Sowe Makes Bulgaria Loan Deal Permanent

By Sulayman BahAli Sowe has turned his loan deal to a permanent contract with Bulgaria Premier League giants...

Cameroon: Road Infrastructure – World Bank-Funded Projects Reviewed

The evaluation of the projects took place in Yaounde January 29, 2019. Officials of the World Bank and...

Cameroon: Attack On Cameroon Embassy in Berlin – More Security Assured

The interim Chargé d'Affaires of the German Embassy in Yaounde made the statement after an audience with the...

Tanzania: BoT Allays Fears On Shilling, Foreign Reserve

The Central Bank said the recent depreciation of the shilling against the US dollar and other major currencies...

Tanzania: Cashewnut Buyer Secured From Kenya

Photo: The Citizen The government wants to scrap 65% of cashew export levy that belongs to farmers. By...

East Africa: EAC Heads of State Summit Resumes Tomorrow

By From Deus Ngowi in ArushaPreparations for the 20th Summit of the East African Community (EAC) Heads of...

Tanzania: Fresh Details Emerge On Suspended Antipoaching Head

By Edward Qorro in ArushaFRESH details have emerged on how the head of Wildlife Division's anti-poaching unit (KDU),...

Tanzania: Child Murder, Witchcraft Linked

By Katare Mbashiru in DodomaTHE government has said initial investigation by security bodies has found out that brutal...

Tanzania: IMF, WB Concerned, but Statistics Act Conforms to International Standards

By Special WriterSince Tanzania enacted the amendments to the National Statistics Act, local and international actors, especially the...

Tanzania: Agpahi Saves 41,000 New Born From HIV Infections

OVER 41,300 babies were born between September 2012 and 2018 free from HIV infections despite their mothers testing...

Tanzania: More Should Be Done in Fighting GBV Cases

By Abela MsikulaThe ghost of sexual corruption is reported to dig its roots in offices, learning institutions and...

Tanzania: Turkey Offers Scholarships to Tanzanians in Bilateral Relations

To further cement bilateral relations between Turkey and Tanzania, following the first visit of the former President of...

Sudan’s Omar al-Bashir mocks ‘Facebook protesters’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Omar al-Bashir has ruled Sudan since June 1989 Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir has...

Banque en ligne : après la Côte d’Ivoire, Standard Chartered se lance dans quatre nouveaux pays

Après la Côte d'Ivoire, en 2018, le groupe bancaire britannique ouvrira ses services de banque en ligne en...

South Africa: Surge in BRUTAL ATTACKS targeting white farmers – Afrikaner campaign group | World | News

Research by Afriforum, a group which champions the rights of the country’s Afrikaner minority, said assaults on the...

UN sets course toward easing CAR arms embargo

The UN Security Council is set on Thursday to open the door to an easing of the arms...

South Africa: Over 50 000 Tickets Sold for Super Rugby Pre-Season Friendlies

Cape Town — Supporters are urged to jump into action if they are keen to attend the Superhero...

South Africa: Geduld Confident Blitzboks Will Bounce Back

Sydney — Justin Geduld is not a two-time World Rugby Sevens Series winner for nothing. The 25-year-old flyhalf...

Sudan: Al-Bashir Announces Opening of Borders With Eritrea

Kassala — President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer AL-Bashir announced opening of borders with state of Eritrea...

South Africa: Clifton Beach Saga Heads to Parliament

Photo: Alwyn Landman PPA security guards patrol Clifton Beach (file photo). Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Environmental Affairs has...

South Africa: Maimane Requests Formal Meeting With Zimbabwean President

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has requested a formal meeting with Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa, following "weeks of...

Malawi: Fisd Distributes Wrappers to Caregivers in Blantyre

By Solister MoghaBlantyre — Foundation for Irrigation and Sustainable Development (FISD) has distributed wrappers (zitenje) to caregivers of...

Kaizer Chiefs sign a new goalkeeper

“We also got some incentives through that. This is a second time now that we are getting an...

South Africa: Unpaid Gauteng Doctors Will Receive Salary Payment ‘By No Later Than Friday’

The South African Medical Association (SAMA) said it was "aware and concerned" about a communique circulating in some...