Day: April 28, 2019

Nigeria: Tonto Dikeh Talks About Dating in Nollywood

By Akinwale AkinyoadePopular Nollywood star, Tonto Dikeh while speaking in an interview has talked about the fake love...

Kenya: MPs Urge Treasury to Address Unrealistic Revenue Projections

Davis Ayega — Members of Parliament have urged Treasury to institute sound measures to address unrealistic revenue projections...

Nigeria Needs Quality Higher Education, Not Duplication of Varsities, Says Odugbemi

By Ujunwa AtueyiProf. Tolu Odugbemi is a former vice-chancellor of the University of Lagos and also the Ondo...

Africa: Parents Vote On Whether to Drop Michael Jackson’s Name From School Auditorium

By Akinwale AkinyoadeLate legendary singer, Michael Jackson has been in the news in recent times for all the...

Nigeria: ‘Why We Are in Love With Private Varsities’

By Lawrence Njoku, Ayodele Afolabi and Charles OgugbuajaIn Enugu State, where there are, at least, five operational private...

Uganda: Only the People Win Elections and Defeat Incumbent Presidents

opinion By George W. KanyeihambaIf nothing dramatic happens, the NRM and President Museveni's defeat by the people's power...

Uganda: Mujuni – Overcoming Rape and Amputation

By Esther OlukaOn one of the nights of November 2017, Charlotte Kangume, also known as Charlie Mujuni, was...

Nigeria: How Investigations Led to Arrest of Seven Nigerians for Fraud in the U.S.

By Timileyin OmilanaSeven Nigerians and two others have been arrested for allegedly defrauding businesses and individuals of more...

Pope calls for evacuation of refugees in Libya, prays for S. Africa flood victims

Pope Francis on Sunday called for the evacuation of refugees held in detention camps in Libya as fighting...

Uganda: Abed Bwanika – the Swing Around Opposition Politician

By Paul MurungiIs Dr Abed Bwanika a genuine Opposition figure, or is he a fifth columnist planted by...

Nigeria: Suspected Killer of Ex-Super Eagle’s Father Arrested

By Timileyin OmilanaA man suspected to be the killer of the father of a former Super Eagles player...

Nigeria: Shooting of Korean Employee Not in Error – Shin

By Yusuf BabalolaSamsung Heavy Industries Nigeria (SHIN) has described as false claims by Lagos Deep Sea Offshore Logistics...

Nigeria: FG Urges Farmers to Acquire 40 Percent of Boa Shares

The Federal Government has appealed to farmers to prepare for the purchase of 40 per cent shares of...

Sudan protesters, army rulers in breakthrough talks over civil rule  

By AFPMore by this Author Sudanese protesters Sunday welcomed a breakthrough in talks with army rulers who agreed...

South Africa: Suspect Sought for Ignoring Court Order

press release Media Statement Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (HAWKS) MPUMALANGA - The Hawks' are seeking the assistance...

South Africa: Detective Commander and Accomplice Arrested for Corruption

press release A 38-year-old Detective Commander from Driekop police station and his 32-year-female accomplice are expected to appear...

Uganda: What Happened to Sophia?

By Marije SlijkermanEarly this month an American tourist and her driver were kidnapped in Queen Elizabeth National Park....

South Africa: Suspect Arrested for Possession of Uncut Diamonds

press release Khutso Justice Moeti (44) made a brief appearance at the Springbok Magistrates' Court on Friday, 26...

Uganda: Kings, Revolutionaries Were Demystified. Now It’s Presidents

opinion By Alan TaccaThe way we do things or tend to think about common issues has always been...

South Africa: Limpopo Police Embark On Campaigns to Fight Against Criminality

press release Media Statement The Police in Limpopo have on Friday, 26 April 2019 conducted campaigns in Giyani,...

African octet celebrate French Cup success with Rennes

Rennes' Malian defender Hamari Traore celebrates with the trophyEight African stars are celebrating 2019 French Cup success with...

Uganda: Yes, We Need Compulsory PE for All Ugandans

opinion By Jacobs Seaman OdongoAnatoli is a name you would most likely find wearing purple cloaks and passing...

Four dead, 20 wounded in Tripoli air raids: unity govt  

By AFPMore by this Author Air raids by the self-styled Libyan National Army against the capital on Saturday...

SpaceX Delays Next Dragon Cargo Launch to May 1

SpaceX has pushed back the launch of a Dragon cargo mission for NASA this week by 24 hours,...

Uganda: Four Years Later, Sophia Has Not Been Found

By Edgar R. BatteOn September 11, 2015, Sophia Koetsier, 21, was at an e-ticket counter making her booking...

South Africa: Operation Basadi Coupled With School Safety Program Achieved Positive Results in Limpopo

press release Media Statement POLOKWANE - Members of the South African Police Service on Friday, 26 April 2019...

Mozambique families count cyclone cost

Macomia - Soaking mattresses, bent corrugated iron sheets, some wooden chairs and two slender chickens are about all...

Union of Teachers Chair Urged to Be Transparent, Accountable

The chairman of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) F.C.T branch, Comrade Knabayi Adalooh has been called upon...

South Africa: Former Mangaung Local Municipality General Manager to Start His 10 Year Prison Sentence

press release The former General Manager responsible for Mechanical Services at Mangaung Local Municipality (MLM), Lehlohonolo Percival Nakedi...

Kenya: CJ Maraga and Kalonzo to Give Views At Bbi This Week

By Laban WanambisiNairobi — Chief Justice David Maraga and Wiper Democratic Movement leader Kalonzo Musyoka are among key...

London Marathon 2019: Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge wins as Mo Farah fifth

Eliud Kipchoge won the London Marathon in 2015, 2016, 2018 and 2019Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge ran the second fastest...

Côte d’Ivoire : en réaction aux insultes d’Arafat, Ariel Sheney sort une vidéo des moments forts de …

En réaction aux insultes de DJ Arafat envers sa femme, Ariel Sheney sort une vidéo compile des moments...

Nigeria: Indigenous Pilots Groan Over Depleting Airlines, Fleet Size

By Anthony Awunor and Tarkaa DavidThe decreasing number of domestic airlines and their limited fleet size is giving...

Uganda: Is Police Incapable or Just Afraid of Providing Security At Bobi Concerts?

Photo: Daily Monitor Bobi Wine performs at the Smiling Panda bar and night club in Gulu municipality in...

Nigeria: Is Athletes Foot a Professional Disease

By Azugo Sunday KingsleyA 21years old boy who had sour foot with very offensive odour walked up to...

Murray to attempt comeback if his body allows it

Britain's Andy Murray reacts during the match against Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo(Reuters) - Former world...

Kosgei beats favourites to win first London Marathon title

Kenya's Brigid Kosgei celebrates winning the women's elite race REUTERS/Paul Childs(Reuters) - Kenya’s Brigid Kosgei improved on last...

Kipchoge strides to fourth London Marathon title, as Farah struggles

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge celebrates winning the men's elite race REUTERS/Paul ChildsLONDON (Reuters) - Imperious Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge led...

Situation of Libyan migrants alarms humanitarians

The International Committee of the Red Cross expressed alarm on Thursday at the intensification of violence in Libya...

Benin holds vote with no opposition candidates

Image copyright AFP Image caption Benin has been known as one of Africa's most stable democracies People in...