Day: March 21, 2019

South Africa: Denel Boss Says Gigaba Told Him to ‘Look After the Guptas’

analysis By Jessica BezuidenhoutThe State Capture Commission has heard explosive claims that former Cabinet minister, Malusi Gigaba told...

South Africa: Magashule’s Attack On State Security Minister Feels Like Fake News, but It’s Not

analysis By Carien Du PlessisANC secretary general Ace Magashule has attacked President Cyril Ramaphosa's Minister of State Security,...

Côte d’Ivoire: Sidiki Diabaté se moque de Alisar Zena (photo)

Les Ivoiriens m'ont beaucoup aimé et moi Sidiki Diabaté j'aime la Côte d'Ivoire et on va continuer à...

The 6th Edition of International Association of Sports Press (AIPS) Africa Congress will be held in Accra, Ghana

The Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) will from April 2-6, host the 6th Edition of International Association...

Troubled Kenya Prisons withdraw from Africa Club Championship – Nairobi News

Troubled Kenya Prisons women’s volleyball team has withdrawn from the ongoing Women’s Africa Club Championship in Cairo, Egypt....

Zimbabwe: Cyclone Disrupts Wheat Transportation From Beira – Gmaz Boss

By Anna ChibamuGrain Millers Association of Zimbabwe (GMAZ) chairman, Tafadzwa Musarara says the recent Cyclone Idai which battered...

Zimbabwe: Yadah Connect Hauled to Court Over VAT

By Prosper DembedzaYadah Connect (Private) Limited yesterday appeared in court on allegations of evading paying tax on income...

South Africa: Human Rights Day – What Are Your Basic Rights and Where Can You Go When They Are Infringed Upon?

By Canny MaphangaOn Human Rights Day we reflect on the rights afforded to all South Africans as enshrined...

Somalia: Queensland Jailed for Genital Mutilation Forced On Daughters

An extremely sick Queensland mum who took her two daughters to Somalia for painful genital mutilation will go...

South Africa: More Tickets Placed On Sale for Cricket World Cup

Cape Town — The ICC announced on Thursday that more tickets had been placed on sale for this...

South Africa: Two West Rand Mayors Exonerated From the Vbs Mutual Bank Scandal

By Ntwaagae SelekaThe ANC in the West Rand region of Johannesburg has welcomed the outcomes of their own...

Zimbabwe: Parastatal Reforms to Earn Govt U.S.$350 Million

By Africa MoyoGovernment expects to generate US$350 million from reforming TelOne, NetOne, Telecel, Zimpost and the Peoples' Own...

Liberia: Disco Hill Ebola Burial Site Running Out of Space?

By David S. MenjorOnce a burial ground for Ebola victims, the cemetery is now receiving unclaimed bodies those...

USGA wants communication on rules but no popularity contest

(Reuters) - The U.S. Golf Association (USGA) wants professionals to feel comfortable questioning the rules, but the organisation’s...

Stock Theft Earns Man 18-Year Prison Term

A 19-year-old Silobela man was on Monday sentenced to 12 years in jail after he was convicted of...

Tunisia: Tap Honours, Saturday, Best Athletes for 2018

Tunis/Tunisia — The Tunis Afrique Press (TAP) news agency will pay tribute, Saturday March 23, to the winners...

New-look Germany make promising start with Serbia draw

WOLFSBURG, Germany (Reuters) - Germany’s new-look team made a promising return to the international stage with a 1-1...

Niger Has the World’s Highest Birth Rate – and That May Be a Problem

analysis By John F. MayWhile fertility levels have declined rapidly in most parts of the world, many countries...

Preview, squads, pitch report, live stream

The defending champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) host the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the opening 2019 Indian...

Kenya: Romping Rhinos Cause a Stir As Nairobians Show Love for Nature

Photo: Nairobi News The mating rhinos pictured at the Nairobi National park on March 20, 2019. A picture...

Somalia: Addressing Health Needs of Women and Children in Baidoa, Somalia

press release In Somalia, maternal mortality rates are among the highest in the worldUNICEF Somalia. One in 12...

Kenya: Nema Arrests Traders Found With Banned Plastic Bags

By George OdiwuorOfficials from the National Environment Management Authority (Nema) have arrested three traders in Homa Bay town...

Uganda: Mob Kills Man for Hacking His Father to Death

By Yahudu Kitunzi & Micheal WonialaNamisindwa — A 34-year-old resident of Nanzekhe village in Magale Sub County, Namisindwa...

South Africa: Pasha 11 – Sexually Transmitted Infections in South Africa

analysis South Africa has had to focus heavily on the fight against HIV and AIDS given the country's...

South Africa: Two Suspects Arrested for Obstruction of Justice and Assualt On Police Officers

press release Bityi SAPS and Flying Squad members arrested two men aged between 36 and 38 after they...

South Africa: Mpumalanga Provincial Commissioner Welcomes Hefty Sentences

press release The Provincial Commissioner of the South African Police Service in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Mondli Zuma welcomed...

Nigeria to Deploy Technology in Oil Pipelines Monitoring

The Managing Director, Nigerian Pipelines Storage company (NPSC), Luke Anele, has said the agency is deploying new technologies...

Rugby Community to assist towards Cyclone Idai relief

ZRU to donate 5% of gate revenue towards relief; Kwese Sevens venue converted into donation collection point The...

Kenya: Family Says Lawyer’s Son Shooting a Double Tragedy

By Ruth MbulaThe family of city lawyer Assa Nyakundi, who shot and killed his son Joseph, is yet...

Côte d’Ivoire : Sur les Traces d’Houphouët annoncé au palais du carnaval, une tête couronnée du …

Côte d'Ivoire : Sur les Traces d'Houphouët annoncé au palais du carnaval, une tête couronnée du Gbêkê à...

Uganda: Government Changes Strategy On Forceful Land Acquisition

Kampala, Uganda — The government has dropped its plan for the forceful acquisition of private land for infrastructural...

South Africa: Police Recover Firearm and Getaway Vehicle

press release Resolute in their fight to uphold the SAPS code of conduct and addressing the proliferation of...

South Africa: Craig Burden Included in Sharks Squad for Rebels

Durban — The Sharks have made numerous changes for their Super rugby clash against the Rebels in Durban...

South Africa: Human Rights Day – ‘To Me This Is a Sad Day, I Remember the Friends I Lost’ Says Sharpeville Resident

By Lizeka Tandwa and Pelane PhakgadiScores of people are making their way to the Sharpeville stadium to celebrate...

Kenya: KCB Signs Deal With Morocco’s Biggest Bank to Facilitate Cross-Border Trade

By CasablancaMorocco — KCB Bank Kenya Limited has signed a deal with Morocco's giant lender Attijariwafa Bank Group...

Côte d’Ivoire : Des coupeurs de route font un mort au sein des Forces armées ivoiriennes au nord …

Côte d'Ivoire : Des coupeurs de route font un mort au sein des Forces ... route viennent de...

Egypt: Bridging the Gap in the Nile Waters Dispute

analysis Ethiopia is building a mighty dam on the Blue Nile, promising economic benefits for both itself and...

Ebola outbreak spreads to new city in conflict-hit Congo | News | Africa

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s health ministry on Wednesday confirmed a case of the deadly Ebola virus in...

Cameroon/Comoros: Cameroon – Comoros – Minister Encourages Lions

The purpose of the visit was to show government's support ahead of the crucial encounter on Saturday. The...

Nigerian Waters Safe, Says Bello

The Executive Secretary/CEO Nigerian Shippers' Council, Hassan Bello has criticised the imposition of surcharges on Nigerian bound cargo...