Day: June 1, 2019

South Africa: SA Birds Fancy Living in Luxury, Study Finds

"Birds of a feather" flock together in affluent areas, probably due to greater investment in gardens, parks and...

Abandoned final a hefty blow to African football

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - African football’s image took another hefty blow on Friday when the final of the...

South Africa vs Bangladesh: Match Date, Time, Venue, Stadium

South Africa vs Bangladesh World Cup 2019 match will be played at the Kennington Oval. © AFP South...

Angola buries rebel leader Jonas Savimbi

Angola on Saturday prepared to bury rebel leader Jonas Savimbi, in his home village at a public funeral,...

Caf Champions League: Esperance awarded win after Wydad VAR controversy

Wyded players protested to the referee, insisting VAR be usedThe African Champions League final was abandoned due to...

Côte d’Ivoire : Nuit du destin, la communauté musulmane demande à Ouattara de continuer à …

Selon lui, les ivoiriens ont des besoins de fraternité et de solidarité et ces besoins fondamentaux sont les...

Côte d’Ivoire : Depuis la résidence de Sangaré, Hubert Oulaye «si Gbagbo doit revenir au pays, il …

Côte d'Ivoire : Depuis la résidence de Sangaré, Hubert Oulaye «si Gbagbo doit revenir au pays, il faut...

Esperance win African Champions League as opponents walk off

TUNIS (Reuters) - Esperance of Tunisia retained their African Champions League crown amid bizarre scenes on Friday when...

Botswana ex-president slams successor | News24

Johannesburg - Botswanan former president Ian Khama has accused his chosen successor of becoming an autocrat and threatening...

Esperance crowned African champions after VAR row

Esperance Tunis won the African Champions League against Wydad Casablanca on Friday evening in Rades, winning 1-0 in...

Burkina Faso: Historic Day for Advancing Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights

opinion By Marie Evelyne Petrus Barry, Amnesty International West and Central Africa DirectorThe 1st June promises to be...

Ministers and premiers will be given ‘line of march’ – Magashule – The Citizen

The African National Congress will regain the ground it lost in the May 8 general elections, according to...

Officiel : Après avoir fait le tour du monde, un ancien joueur de Lokeren rejoint son 22ème club !

Aristide Bancé découvre le 22ème club de sa carrière. L'attaquant de 34 ans est toujours en forme et...

South Africa: Joyous Celebration Own the Night At SAMAs 2019 Industry Awards

By SuppliedCape Town — Gospel ensemble Joyous Celebration stamped their authority as best sellers when they took home...

Africa: 149 African Migrants Evacuated From Libya to Italy

By Mohamed Olad HassanThe U.N. refugee agency says it has evacuated 149 refugees and asylum-seekers from the strife-torn...

Eritrea: U.S. Draws Eritrea Closer With Removal From Terror List

Photo: VOA Ethiopia-Eritrea border. By Salem SolomonThe United States has removed Eritrea from a list of countries uncooperative...

South Sudan Reacts Angrily to Renewed UNSC Sanctions

Photo: VOA South Sudan map. By Ayen BiorSouth Sudan's government is reacting angrily to the United Nations Security...

I’m not here to be a superhero – The Citizen

Whether he’s playing in a domestic franchise final in Joburg, an IPL final in front of teeming masses...

South Africa: Two Arrested for Murder of DA Councillor, Husband

By Tammy PetersenTwo suspects have been arrested for the murder of a DA councillor and her husband found...

Du Plessis urges South Africa to get World Cup campaign back on track

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Babies saved from Libya clashes in airlift to Rome

Nearly 150 migrants from East Africa, including 65 minors and 13 babies under one, were rescued from conflict-torn...

Celebrating African First Ladies: Senegal’s Marieme Faye Sall

Often described as mothers to the nations their husbands lead, Africa’s first ladies are often expected to be...

Nigeria: Black Women Need to Stop Waiting to Be Appreciated – Mariam Momodu

By Esther IjewereMariam Momodu is an international trade lawyer, Ph.D. candidate, education advocate and CEO of Get In...

Gambia: Defence Says Hearing of Case Will Occasion Miscarriage of Justice

By Dawda FayeLawyer Bubacarr Badjie, representing Alagie Darboe who has been charged with impersonation at the Kanifing Magistrates'...

Tanzania: You Will No Longer Carry Plastic Bags in Tanzania With Effect From Today

By Louis KolumbiaDar es Salaam — The Plastics Carrier Bags Regulations 2019 that prevent import, export, manufacturing, sale,...

Botswana ex-president Ian Khama slams successor Masisi

By AFPMore by this Author Botswanan former President Ian Khama has accused his chosen successor of becoming an...

Zimbabwe Running Out of ARVs As RBZ Fails to Release Forex

By Fadzai NdanganaMore than 1.4 million people who are on Anti Retroviral (ARV) drugs are in danger of...

Nigeria: 99% of Borno Workers Report Late to Work As Governor Pays Surprise Visit

By Abdulkareem HarunaThere was confusion in the Borno State civil service, Friday, when the new governor paid an...

Nigeria: Kano Discovers New Polio Case – First in Three Years

By Oladayo JonathanA fresh case of Circulating Polio Virus (CPV) has been discovered in a sewage located at...

South Africa: DA Councillor and Husband Found Covered in Blood, Beaten Death

By Jenni EvansA DA councillor and her husband were found beaten to death at their home in Dealesville...

Sudan’s Military Rulers Shut Down Al-Jazeera Khartoum Bureau

Washington, D.c. — Sudan's military rulers yesterday ordered the Khartoum bureau of Al-Jazeera to be shut down and...

South Africa: Mayor, Pack Your Bags and Go! IFP Calls for Corruption Charged Mayor Gumede to Step Down

By Kaveel SinghThe Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) youth have called on embattled eThewkini metro mayor Zandile Gumede to...

Zimbabwe: Under-Fire Magaya Opts for Out of Court Settlement in Homelink Us$23 Million Debt

PROPHETIC Healing Deliverance Ministries (PHD), founder Walter Magaya and his wife, Tendai, have opted for an out of...

South Africa: ASA Confirm New Appeal On Semenya Ruling

Cape Town — Athletics South Africa (ASA) have confirmed on Friday that they have lodged an appeal to...

Nigeria: Appeal Court Rules Against Firm Linked to Saraki, Orders Forfeiture of N1.4bn Paris Club Refund

The Court of Appeal in Lagos on Friday okayed the request of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...

Nigeria: MTN Completes Payment of N330bn Fine to Nigerian Govt

MTN Nigeria Plc says it has paid the sixth and final instalment of N55 billion negotiated settlement to...

Angola rebel Jonas Savimbi gets reburial 17 years after death

By AFPMore by this Author Former leader of Angola's rebel Unita movement Jonas Savimbi will be reinterred Saturday,...

Nigeria: Skepta Releases New Progressive Album Titled “Ignorance Is Bliss”

By Chisom NjokuBritish-Nigerian rapper Skepta has dropped his 5th studio album titled "Ignorance Is Bliss". The album formerly...

South African Music Awards (Samas) Celebrates 25 Years of Excellence in the Local Music Industry

This coming weekend, the South African Music Awards (SAMAs) will take a trip down memory lane in celebration...

South Africa: Cabinet Picks Show Ramaphosa and Allies Believe They’re Firmly in Control

analysis South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has selected a Cabinet which shows that he and his allies believe...