Day: April 27, 2019

Zimbabwe: Airzim in Mid-Air Scare

Creaky Air Zimbabwe's flight from Bulawayo to Harare late Friday was involved in a scare after reportedly hitting...

Kenya: Why China Refused to Finance Railway It Initially Backed

By Aggrey MutamboIt can now be revealed that difficult loan conditions were responsible for Kenya's failure to get...

South Africa: Minister Welcomes Findings in Data Services Market Inquiry

The Competition Commission's provisional findings and recommendations in the Data Services Market Inquiry, have been welcomed by Communications...

Africa: Nigeria, Angola Clash in U17 AFCON Duel

By Majuto OmaryDar es Salaam — Nigeria and Angola face off in the third play-off of the 2019...

Tanzania: We’ll Fight to Safeguard Union, Magufuli Reassures

By Khalifa Said and John NamkwaheDar es Salaam — President John Magufuli yesterday assured the President of Zanzibar,...

Tanzania: Magufuli Pardons 3,500 Prisoners As Tanzania Marks Union Anniversary

By Louis KolumbiaDar es Salaam — Some 3,540 inmates will walk free from different prisons across the country...

South Africa: Struggle Veterans Recall Casting Their Votes in ’94 – ‘It Was Like a Miracle’

By Riaan Grobler and Tshidi MadiaOn May 8, South Africans will head to the polls in the nation's...

Nigeria: Paternity Fraud – 30 Percent of Nigerian Men Are Fathering Children That Aren’t Theirs?

By Josephine AgbonkhesePopular Nigerian Pastor, recently divorced his wife, not only for extra marital affairs but having given...

Africa Has Potential to Become Net Exporter of Agricultural Commodities – AfDB

Africa has the potential to become a net exporter of agricultural commodities, replacing imports worth more than 110...

Nigeria: Lure of Natural Gas in Global Energy Investment

By Sonny AtumahThe reduction of greenhouse gas emissions has become a real issue globally. Many believe that environmental...

Uganda: What Will Happen to Your Social Media Account When You Die?

By Paul MurungiAt least 8,000 Facebook account holders die every day across the globe. This is according a...

Nigeria: Paternity Fraud! Three Out of 10 Nigerian Men Are Not Biological Fathers of Their Children

By Sola Ogundipe, Yetunde Arebi and Evelyn UsmanA DNA test revealed that Christopher Johnson wasn't the biological father...

Uganda: Women Football – Olila Chase Elizabeth Group Leadership

By Makhtum MuziransaKampala — Olila High School need maximum points from their two-day visit to Kampala in the...

Nigeria: Vanguard, Rotary Club, Pecan, Wage War Against Malaria

By Sola OgundipeIn line with the 2019, World Malaria Day theme: "Zero Malaria Starts with Me," Vanguard Newspapers...

Nigeria: Edo, Nema Roll Out Agric Intervention Programme for Farmers Affected By Flooding

The Edo State Government in collaboration with the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has commenced an agricultural intervention...

Zimbabwe: Herentals Target Ngezi Scalp

By Tadious ManyepoHERENTALS coach Kumbirai Mutiwekuziva has warned Ngezi Platinum Stars to brace for a tough battle when...

Zimbabwe: ZRP Morris Depot in Major Transformation

The Zimbabwe Republic Police says efforts are still underway to turn Morris Depot training institute into a police...

Zimbabwe: Matanga Warns Support Unit

By Freeman RazembaPolice Commissioner-General Godwin Matanga has said reports of officers dabbling in politics have prompted the command...

Zimbabwe: Café Afrique Takes Traditional Cuisine to a New Level

By The EpicureanMany visitors to Zimbabwe ask for a chance to sample traditional Zimbabwean cuisine while they are...

Zimbabwe: Top Dogs Clash – allAfrica.com

By Eddie ChikamhiREIGNING champions FC Platinum and rivals Chicken Inn, who have been billed as the top dogs...

Uganda: Gems V/Captain Returns Ahead of Uganda Tour

By Veronica GwazeTHE return of Zimbabwe senior netball team vice-captain, Felistas Kwanga to the national team, has boosted...

Zimbabwe: Be Exemplary, Police Urged

Police officers have been warned against abusing their powers and getting involved in corrupt activities at the expense...

Zimbabwe: Zim Ready for Supersport Challenge

By Petros Kausiyo Deputy Sports EditorZIMBABWE Rugby Union will get the first insight into their national team's rebuilding...

Zimbabwe: Tapera Fears the ‘Solksjaer Effect’

By Eddie ChikamhiJAIROS TAPERA fears Tonderai Ndiraya could bring the "Solksjaer Effect," at Dynamos and that feel-good spirit...

Zimbabwe: Trial of Ex-Minister, Zesa Bigwigs Begins

By Prosper DembedzaThe trial of former Minister of Energy and Power Development Elton Mangoma, Zesa chief executive Joshua...

Zimbabwe: Mawarire Trial Date Set

By Prosper DembedzaHarare magistrate Mrs Babra Mateko on Thursday announced that the trial of #ThisFlag leader Evan Mawarire,...

Zimbabwe: Zim Face Mozambique – allAfrica.com

THE ICC Women's Qualifier Africa 2019 is set to get underway in eight days' time, with the hosts...

Zimbabwe: Cyclone Idai – Church Offers Counselling Services

By Wellington DenguThe Zion Christian Church Kumukakuvakafa (ZCCK) has pledged to provide counselling to survivors of Cyclone Idai....

Zimbabwe: First Lady to Pursue Youth Initiative

By Tendai RupapaGovernment has made strides to ensure that the education system produces innovative and entrepreneurial graduates who...

Zimbabwe: Produce Nutritious Foods, Women Urged

By Tendai RupapaFirst Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa has encouraged women to intensify production of traditional nutritional foods to promote...

How China’s belt and road plan is making South Africans study Mandarin – South China Morning Post

How China’s belt and road plan is making South Africans study Mandarin South China Morning PostIn a bid...

Nigeria: Lagos Pardons 14 Inmates, Coverts 14 Death Row to Life Imprisonment

The Lagos State Government, through the Advisory Council on Prerogative of Mercy, on Friday pardoned 14 inmates of...

‘Buhari Out to Surprise Party, Cabal, Lobbyists’

UNLIKE the usual practice of placing party and other considerations above merit in the appointment of ministers, President...

South Africa: Police Arrest Wanted Suspects in Sebokeng

press release Media Statement Office of the Provincial Commissioner Gauteng Sedibeng Flying Squad and Sebokeng Vispol members followed...

Nigeria: Mudipapa – Tejiri Weds Tosan

By Francis EwheridoMudipapa's elder brother, Chief Joseph Orien, wanted the traditional marriage of Tejiri and Tosan to take...

Uganda: Vipers Fall Apart – allAfrica.com

By Denis BbosaAbout 10 minutes to midday on a sunny Monday (August 6, 2018), Vipers director Lawrence Mulindwa...

Nigeria: Police Arrest Woman Over 6-Year-Old Boy Found Dead in Freezer

The police in Lagos have arrested a woman in whose deep freezer the dead body of a six-year-old...

Uganda: Gen Kayihura Vs Ochola – Same Approach to Handling Opposition

By Stephen KafeeroKampala — Perhaps no police chief in Uganda's history has suffered more criticism over the execution...

Nigeria: Of Western Delta Varsity and the Academic Gown

By Tony EluemunorWhy did I ever forget that one's word should be his bond? Prof G.G Darah, yes,...

Uganda: Express Gem Kambale – Icon or False Hope?

By Moses BanturakiIt was a moment of raw magic in last Saturday's Kampala derby between KCCA and Express...