Day: May 6, 2019

South Africa: Home Affairs Minister Casts His Vote

Home Affairs Minister Siyabonga Cwele has joined the thousands of South Africans who are casting their special votes...

Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa Remembers Tsvangirai, Appeals to Chamisa’s Conscience

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has once again appealed to opposition leader Nelson Chamisa to join his dialogue platform in...

South Africa: Empower Youth to Grow the African Continent

Young people should be provided with information that will arm them for their future, says Trade and Industry...

Zimbabwe: Zim Workers Day 2019 – Re-Linking the Idea of State With Working People

By Takura ZhangazhaZimbabwe's biggest labour federation the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU), gave the theme for the...

South Africa: Special Voting Kicks Off

The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has appealed to political parties to reduce political activities to allow space for...

East Africa: AI for Mental Health

By Bonface WitabaAs the World observes the May Mental Health Awareness month, preceding the World Mental Health Day...

South Africa: Final Forecast – Counter-Factual Findings – ANC 53 Percent, DA 24 Percent, EFF 14 Percent

analysis By Ferial HaffajeeAfter its final poll on Saturday, the Institute for Race Relations has the ANC squeezing...

South Africa: SAA to Offer Direct Flights to Guangzhou

South African Airways (SAA) will this spring offer direct flights between Johannesburg and Guangzhou in China. "The decision...

South Africa: Fearless Caster Romps Home to 800m Win in Doha

Photo: Sport Now/YouTube South Africa's two-time Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya arrives at the Court of Arbitration for...

Nigeria: Beyond Minimum Wage – The Limits of Populism and the Need for Fundamental Economic Reforms

document By Kingsley MoghaluAbuja — On May 1, our country celebrated Workers Day. This occasion presents an opportunity...

South Africa: Dirty Sea Water Brings Cape Town Desalination Plant to a Halt

Photo: Kristine Liao /GroundUp The desalination plant on the Waterfront is not operating and the company that runs...

Uganda: Tension At Kampala City Council Authority

Kampala, Uganda — Sources in KCCA say directors, mid ranking staff and other employees are in suspense over...

Kenya: Shalom Hospital Shut, Patients to Be Moved to Govt Hospitals

By CorrespondentMachakos — Kenya Medical Practitioners Pharmacist and Dentist Board CEO Daniel Yumbya has revoked Shalom Hospital's operational...

Kenya: Dead End for Mau Mau Veterans in Court Quest for Recompense

By Joseph WanguiA group of Mau Mau freedom fighters who hoped to get monetary compensation from the Kenyan...

Uganda: Appeal Court Overturns Bamugemereire Order

By Anthony Wesaka & Juliet KigongoKampala — The Court of Appeal has upheld an earlier High Court decision...

Africa: CAF Confederations Cup – Zamalek Hold Etoile to Set Up Berkane Final Clash

Egyptian giants Zamalek booked their place in the final of the Total CAF Confederation Cup 2018/19 season after...

Africa: League Title Number 13 for KCCA

Kampala City Council Authority (KCCA) have been crowned champions of the Uganda Premier League 2018/2019 season, the 13th...

Kenya: City Lawyer’s Wife, Son Now to Be Probed in Kin Murder ‘Cover-Up’

By John KamauIn what is turning to be an intriguing murder probe, police are now treating top city...

Kenya: Prisoner Shot Dead During Botched Escape Attempt

By Amina WakoAn inmate was shot dead on Friday after he attempted to wrestle a firearm from a...

Kenya: Kidnapped or Rescued? Legal Battle Over Boy’s Custody Intensifies

Photo: Nairobi News Matt and Daisy Mazzoncini with baby Kiano. The High Court will determine if a Children’s...

Kenya: Paralympics Team Vows to Hold Major Protest

By Amina WakoThe Kenya Paralympics team has vowed to hold a major protest on Monday if the government...

Zimbabwe: Govt Ups Maize Distribution in Drought-Hit Areas

By Locadia MavhudziDistribution of maize to cushion communities from hunger has been upscaled in the two districts of...

For Naija, We Dey Kampe

For Naija, We Dey Kampe - African Arguments By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to...

Zimbabwe: Should Residents Continue Paying for Water?

By Jeffrey GogoMike (not his real name) lives with his mother in a 3-bedroomed house in Mabelreign. The...

Côte d’Ivoire : A la Haye, Blé reçoit Gervais Coulibaly, les deux hommes heureux de se retrouver …

Les échanges des deux hommes qui ont duré plusieurs minutes ont porté sur les questions de Paix, réconciliation...

Côte d’Ivoire: Human Right Watch attaque le bilan de Ouattara

Mieux, elle s'adresse aux Etats qui doivent prendre part à l'examen du bilan de la Côte d'Ivoire en...

Zimbabwe: There Were Never Talks of Tsvangirai Coalition – Zanu-PF

Zanu — PF says the removal of former president Robert Mugabe in November 2017 was the party's internal...

Zimbabwe: Police Goes Hi-Tech – allAfrica.com

By Bulawayo BureauTHE Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has acquired the latest surveillance equipment to aid officers execute their...

Sudan: Mother of the Martyr

Mother of the young Martyr Ahmed Abdelraziq (19), who was shot dead by a vengeful bullet during the...

Kenya: Vandalism, Power Bills Hinder Digital Learning in Tana River

By Stephen OduorThe government's Digital Literacy Programme (DLP) in Tana River County is in jeopardy following a rise...

Congo-Kinshasa: Why I Chose to Help – a Doctor From Guinea On Why She Volunteered for the DRC Ebola Crisis

On 24 July 2018, the Ministry of Health of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) declared the...

Kenya: Woman and High School Student Arrested for Attempted Abortion

By Amina WakoA middle-aged woman and a Form Three student were arrested on Sunday after they were allegedly...

South Africa: SA Business Activity Improves Slightly in April – Index

By Lameez Omarjee, Fin24South African business activity improved slightly in April, according to the latest Purchasing Manager's Index...

South Africa: State Capture Inquiry to Probe Allegations of Transnet Kickbacks to Guptas

By Sibongile KhumaloThe judicial commission of inquiry into state capture will turn its attention to investigating wrongdoing at...

Nigeria Police Probed for Rape of Sex Workers

By Emeka OkonkwoAbuja — The Nigeria Police Force has opened investigations after allegations some officers raped suspected commercial...

Côte d’Ivoire /4ème pont : Un collectif dénonce la situation de 404 familles impactées par le projet

Un collectif disant représenter près de 400 familles et 2 000 personnes s'est dit samedi mécontent des indemnisations...

Kenya: Donate Cash but Respect the Church, ACK Archbishop Now Tells Politicians

By Amina WakoThe head of the Anglican Church of Kenya (ACK) Archbishop Jackson Ole Sapit, now says the...

Kenya: AP Officer Arrested After Shooting Dead His Boss

By Amina WakoA senior police officer was on Saturday evening shot dead by a junior colleague at Maralal...

Kenya: Two Medics Arrested at Troubled Shalom Hospital Over Deadly Jab

By Hilary KimuyuTwo medics attached to Shalom Hospital in Athi River, Machakos county have been arrested following the...

Kenya: Ruto Now Defends Waititu Over ‘Questionable’ County Expenditure

By David KwalimwaDeputy President William Ruto has publicly defended Kiambu Governor Ferdinand Waititu in the wake of reports...