Day: April 9, 2019

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Ethiopia: Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) in Eight Years

Addis Ababa — It has been eight years since Ethiopia embarked on one of its mega projects, the...

South Africa Doesn’t Have Enough Women in Foreign Policy. Why It Matters

analysis The first ever conference of women foreign ministers took place in Canada last year. Ministers from 17...

Ronaldinho: Brazil legend son Joao Mendes hid identity from Cruzerio before earning contract – News

Posted: 9 April 2019 Time: 12:00 Cruzeiro have revealed Joao Mendes did not inform that club he was the...

Zimbabwe: Natpharm Boss’s Trial Deferred As State Delays With New Evidence

A Harare magistrate was Monday forced to further move the trial of National Pharmaceutical Company (NatPharm) boss Newman...

South Africa: Bushiri Fulfils K15m Pledge for Child Cancer Fight in South Africa

By Chomi KhumaloSouth Africa-based Malawian prophet Shepherd Bushiri has fulfilled the K15 million charity pledge he made two...

Algeria gets interim President – Daily Nation

By AFPMore by this Author Algerian lawmakers on Tuesday named upper house speaker Abdelkader Bensalah as interim president,...

South Africa: In Ramaphosa We Trust – Why I Will Vote ANC

analysis By Mavuso MsimangBecause I intend to exercise my right to vote, I will put the cross in...

Kenya: World Bank Hints At Slowdown in Kenya’s Economic Growth

Photo: World Bank Africa's Pulse, No. 19, April 2019 : An Analysis of Issues Shaping Africa’s Economic Future...

Ethiopia’s first female Chief Justice: “Women shouldn’t be silent victims”

Ethiopia's first female Chief Justice: “Women shouldn't be silent victims” - African Arguments By continuing to browse the...

Tanzania: World Bank Issues Rosy Forecast but Warns Against Risks

Photo: World Bank Africa's Pulse, No. 19, April 2019 : An Analysis of Issues Shaping Africa’s Economic Future...

South Africa: Stormers Face Daunting Halfback Battle in Melbourne

By Lloyd BurnardCape Town — The Rebels , under the leadership of South African coach Dave Wessels, have...

Nigeria: Mo Abudu Honoured With 2019 Médailles d’Honneur in France

By Akinwale AkinyoadeMedia mogul, Mo Abudu has once again put Nigeria and indeed Africa on the world map...

South Africa: KZN Bus Driver Killed in Apparent Ambush

By Riaan GroblerA Durban bus driver was killed after being shot in the chest on Monday night in...

Hunter Ron Thomson ‘totally unrepentant’ about killing 5,000 elephants | World News

By David Mercer, news reporter A hunter who claims to have killed more than 5,000 elephants says he...

Nigerian Media Needs Self-Regulation – Osinbajo

By Queenesther IroanusiThe senior special assistant to the vice president on media and publicity, Laolu Akande, has said...

Zimbabwe: 25 Journalists Held At Harare Central

By Leopold MunhendeSome 25 journalists are currently held up at Harare Central Police station after they attempted to...

PSL confirm Nedbank Cup final and end-of-season awards venues – News

Posted: 9 April 2019 Time: 11:20 The Premier Soccer League have announced a decision on the venue of...

Libya clashes resume with 35 dead, thousands displaced

Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar pushed on with his assault on Tripoli on Monday, defying international calls for...

Togo: Fans want Le Roy out

A handful of angry fans in Lome, chanting exit songs for Head coach Claude Le Roy who failed...

Sudan: ‘Exercise Utmost Restraint’ Urges Guterres As Thousands March in Khartoum, Sparking Deadly Clashes

Peace and Security With security forces reportedly firing tear gas at protesters and signs that there may be...

Somalia: Health and Nutrition Programme Launches in Two Regions of Somalia

The Somali Health and Nutrition (SHINE) programme comes at a critical point in Somalia's history with the aim...

Sudan: Lt. Gen. Abdul-Maarouf – Current Stage Necessitates Alert and Vigilance

Khartoum — The Chief of Joint Staff, Lt. Gen. Dr. Kamal Abdul-Maarouf, has reiterated the Armed Forces' readiness...