Day: March 30, 2019

South Africa: ATM Gets Analysts to Sit Up and Take Notice After Shock Eastern Cape By-Election Performance

By Tshidi MadiaAt least one of the new kids on the political block can say for certain that...

Côte d’Ivoire : le litre du super passe de 610 à 620 FCFA et celui du gasoil de 610 à 615 FCFA

Le prix du carburant en Côte d'Ivoire évolue selon les cours du baril de pétrole. L'Etat a décidé...

Côte d’Ivoire : Massacres de Duekoué, le FPI sur les fausses communes pour commémorer les …

Après la commémoration des populations Guéré, une délégation du front populaire Ivoirien (FPI, Gbagbo ou rien), conduite par...

Cholera cases jump to 138 in Mozambique’s Beira after cyclone

The number of confirmed cases of cholera in the cyclone-hit Mozambican port city of Beira jumped from five...

Uganda: Widows Are On the Frontlines of Property Battles in Uganda

By Holly BurkhalterAny views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters...

ANC government ‘inherited an economy in crisis’ in ’94 – Ramaphosa

In order to have a better South Africa, it is required that the mistakes of the last few...

Burundi begins mass release of prisoners

Burundi on Friday released the first 142 prisoners from a promised 3 000 detainees to promote reconciliation, the...

Côte d’Ivoire : Patrick Zasso dit «Englobal» tabassé au campus de Cocody

Côte d'Ivoire : Patrick Zasso dit «Englobal» tabassé au campus de Cocody ... en 2020, Patrick Zasso compte...

Messy Stormers punished by potent Blues – The Citizen

The Stormers went down 24-9 to the Blues on Saturday in Auckland, their second straight defeat of their...

Super Rugby: Blues down Stormers for third straight win

Don't break out the ticker-tape just yet, and the champagne can stay on ice for now. But it's...

Mauritania – 2 Bloggers Held for Defamation

press release Tunis — Mauritanian authorities should free two bloggers arrested on March 22, 2019, and drop all...

South Africa: 6-Month-Old Infant Snatched in Mokopane

By News24Police in Limpopo are on the hunt for a woman in her 20s believed to have snatched...

Southern Africa: ‘The First City Completely Devastated By Climate Change’ Tries to Rebuild After Cyclone Idai

Maputo — The city of Dondo, about 30 kilometres from Beira, central Mozambique, didn't escape the strong winds...

Vettel fastest as Ferrari dominate Bahrain GP practice

MANAMA (Reuters) - Ferrari signalled a return to form in Bahrain Grand Prix practice on Friday with Sebastian...

Woods and McIlroy win in Match Play, set up Saturday meeting

(Reuters) - Tiger Woods came from behind to set up a Saturday showdown with Rory McIlroy after they...

South Africa: Cabinet Welcomes New SARS Commissioner

Cabinet has welcomed the appointment of Edward Christian Kieswetter as the new Commissioner of SARS, with effect from...

Federer to face Isner in Miami final

(Reuters) - Roger Federer cruised into his fifth Miami Open final with an impressive 6-2 6-4 victory against...

Warner marks end of ban with match-winning knock

MUMBAI (Reuters) - David Warner celebrated the end of his year-long ban from international cricket with a match-winning...

South Africa: Cabinet Mulls Financial Support for Eskom

Cabinet says further financial support is being considered for Eskom. In a statement issued on Thursday after the...

South Africa: Mkhize Advocates for Human Rights in Rural Communities

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) Minister Zweli Mkhize has called for the protection of human rights in...

South Africa: Cabinet Commends Investment Initiatives

At the last meeting under the current administration, Cabinet welcomed several investment initiatives aimed at growing the South...

South Africa: Curtain Falls On 5th Administration Cabinet

The fifth administration Cabinet has thanked its social partners and citizens at large for their cooperation during its...

South Africa: Cabinet Supports Attempts to Make Education Accessible

Cabinet has pledged its support to all attempts made towards making education accessible, particularly to students coming from...

Africa: Museveni to Youth – to Drive Integration, Study Africa’s History

By Fred OluochStudy the history of Africa and learn from the factors that have impeded economic growth and...

South Africa: Save Money – Use Alternative Power Sources

South Africans have been urged to become more energy efficient by changing their usage behaviour and using complementary...

Raja Casablanca stun Esperance to lift CAF Super Cup

Raja Casablanca players celebrate winning the final with the trophy. REUTERS/Ibraheem Al Omari(Reuters) - Raja Casablanca defender Badr...

South Africa: 2 April Deadline to Object Election Candidates

The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has reminded members of the public that they have until 5pm on 2...

Southern Africa: Cabinet Sends Condolences to Families of Victims of Cyclone Idai

Cabinet has extended its condolences to the families of victims of Cyclone Idai, which has devastated parts of...

Photos: Kenya’s $1m Teacher Prize winner meets President Kenyatta

Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday stressed the importance of commitment and integrity when he hosted award winning...

Migrants see no end to misery as pope visits Morocco

Migrants at a squalid camp in the Moroccan city of Casablanca have few hopes for the future, after...

South Africa: Water Levels Remain Stable

Although the country's dam levels reflect a slight decline compared to the same period last year, the latest...

Long journey to forgiveness after Rwanda genocide

By AFPMore by this Author Their embrace is long and warm. Pascal Shyirahwamaboko and Jean-Bosco Gakwenzire have known...

South Africa: SA Library for the Blind Turns 100

The South African Library for the Blind (SALB) has launched a centenary book about the library's 100-year history....

South Africa: Interim Funding Efforts for SABC Underway

Cabinet has welcomed work being done to raise interim funding for the SABC. "Cabinet has noted and welcomes...

Nigeria: Benue Governor Receives Certificate of Return, Thanks Buhari

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue and his deputy, Benson Abounu, on Friday received their Certificates of Return from...

South Africa: Kieswetter Guns for Tax Dodgers, SARS Stability

Newly appointed South African Revenue Service (SARS) Commissioner Edward Kieswetter has sent a strong warning to tax dodgers,...

Burundi Revokes BBC’s Permit, Extends Ban On VOA

By Moses HavyarimanaBurundi has declined to lift a ban on the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) and Voice of...

Zimbabwe: ED Scoffs At Critics – Private Jet Is a ‘Gift’ From UAE Ruler

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has claimed the luxury private jet he has been using since his visit to the...

African Financial Institutions – Promoting Integration and Economic Growth

Aspiration 7 of Africa's Agenda 2063 envisions "Africa as a strong, united, resilient and influential global player and...

Mali’s Volatile Mix of Communal Rivalries and a Weak State Is Fuelling Jihadism

analysis Mali's Mopti region has seen a drastic rise of violence since 2015. Last year at least 202...