Day: June 4, 2019

South Africa: Premier Alan Winde Wishes Muslim Community a Blessed Eid

press release Western Cape Premier, Alan Winde would like to wish all members of the Muslim community a...

South Africa: Hefty Sentence Meted to Robber and Rapist

press release A 29-year-old accused was sentenced to 38 years imprisonment for a house robbery and rape committed...

Côte d’Ivoire/ L’Afrique et l’Italie entretiennent d’excellentes relations (Ambassadeur)

Abidjan, 04 juin (AIP)- L'ambassadeur de la République d'Italie en Cote d'Ivoire, Stéphano Lo Sivio, a fait savoir...

Election miss Côte d’Ivoire 2019 & Citoyenneté: “Le Comici a eu tort d’avoir raison trop tôt !”

Dans l'analyse ci-dessous, Dr Christophe Kouamé, président de l'Organisation citoyenne et de civisme (Civis-Côte d'Ivoire) porte la réflexion...

Africa: Cape Town Airport Lands Number One Spot in Africa

South Africa's Cape Town International Airport has been named the continent's leading airport at the recent edition of...

Ethiopia religious anger over US gay tour plan

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Toto Tours itinerary includes the ancient churches of Lalibela Ethiopian church...

MTN Côte d’Ivoire lance la 13ème Edition de ses 21 jours d’Actions citoyennes (21 Days of Y’ello …

(MTN COTE D'IVOIRE ) - MTN Côte d'Ivoire lance la treizième édition des « 21 Days of Y'ello...

At least 12 feared dead in DRC militia attack

Up to 12 people were killed late on Monday when a militia group attacked the city of Beni...

Ethiopia: World Bank Backs Private Sector Power Investment

By Kalaeb GirmaThe World Bank, through its International Development Association (IDA), has approved the guarantee under its Renewable...

South Africa look to stay strong after losing Steyn, Ngidi

South Africa's Dale Steyn in action. REUTERS/Mike HutchingsSOUTHAMPTON, England (Reuters) - The absence of fast bowlers Dale Steyn...

Tanzania’s President Magufuli shops with basket after plastic bag ban

Image copyright Tanzania state house Image caption Tanzania's president, wearing a hat, drew a crowd when he bought...

Tanzania’s John Magufuli shops with basket after plastic bag ban

By BBCMore by this Author Tanzanian President John Magufuli has made a surprise visit to a fish market...

South Africa: De Lille Says She’s Won 3 Cases Against DA After Judgment Reserved in Latest Court Battle

By Ethan Van DiemenThe Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has reserved judgment in a matter between the Electoral...

UEFA confirms new laws will not be implemented at Nations League

PORTO (Reuters) - This week’s Nations League finals and Euro 2020 qualifiers will not feature changes to the...

Ghana: Veep Calls for Ceasefire Between Konkombas, Chokosis

By Yakubu Abdul-MajeedSaboba — The Vice President Dr Mahammudu Bawumia has reiterated the call on the Komkombas and...

Ghana: Fund to Support Cyber Security Programmes in the Offing

By Kingsley Asare"The government is exploring avenues to establish a cyber security fund to support short term, medium-term...

Ghana: la Dadekotopon Assembly Gives to Muslims

By Lawrence MarkweiMrs Gladys Mann-Dedey, Municipal Chief Executive of La Dadekotopon Municipal Assembly, with the support of the...

Ghana: J.B Danquah-Adu Murder Case – Father, Sister of Accused to Assist in Mental Assessment

By Malik SullemanaAn Accra high court yesterday directed the police to take the father and sister of Daniel...

Ghana: Capital 02 Honoured With Gold Award in International Trade

Capital 02 Natural Health Company Limited, an indigenous Ghanaian herbal company has been conferred with the Gold Award...

Ghana: BoG Fines Barclays Ghana Ghs 4.6 Million for Breach of FX Rules

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has fined Barclays Bank Ghana an amount of GHC4, 579,256.36 for making frivolous...

Ghana: Transport Africa Research Project Confab Discusses Use of Local Materials in Road Construction

Transport Africa Research Project stakeholders have held a stakeholder conference in Accra to discuss the use of local...

Ghana: Promasidor Ghana Sets Ambitious Expansion Target … As It Launches 20th Anniversary Celebration

By Michael D.abayateyePromasidor Ghana Limited has launched the 20th anniversary celebration of its flagship brand Cowbell, in Accra...

Ghana: Akodzo JHS Receives Facelift

By Dzifa TettehTema — The Cargill Ghana Limited has renovated the Akodzo Junior High School (JHS) in the...

Ghana: GCB Bank Records Gh₵450 Million Profit

By Claude Nyarko AdamsGCB Bank recorded a profit before tax of GH¢450 million in the 2018 financial year,...

Ghana: Wahab Wins Kotoko POTM Award for May

Wahab Adam of Kumasi Asante Kotoko Sporting Club has won the Supporters Player of The Month (POTM) award...

Africa: Italy, Colombia Book Quarter-Final Spots

ITALY and Colombia became the first teams to clinch quarter-final places on Sunday as the Round of 16...

Ghana: More Than 1,000 Hawkers evicted At Kaneshie

By Anita Nyarko-YirenkyiMore than 1,000 hawkers at Kaneshie in Accra were evicted from selling at unauthorised places by...

Gambia: Banjul United Escapes Relegation

By Yankuba JallowBanjul United has avoided relegation after a one all draw with title contenders, Gambia Armed Forces...

South Africa: ‘Spying Case’ – 8 Times Journalists Believe They Were Snooped On, As Rica Act Gets Challenged in Court

By Ethan Van DiemenThe South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) has announced its support for the constitutional challenge...

Liberia: Philadelphia Lone Star FC Women Secure Historic Win

By Anthony KokoiFlorence Dadson scored a brace and had an assist for Brianna Banks' goal as the female...

Liberia: Oilers Keep 5 Points Lead

Sensational LPRC Oilers have maintained a five-point lead at the top of the Orange-sponsored Liberia Football Association (LFA)...

West Africa: Shines Your Eyes, ECOWAS!

Photo: Liberia Observer Some of the ex-rebel fighters at a recent press conference in Monrovia editorial The attention...

Somalia, Ethiopia to Strengthen Alliance to Guarantee Regional Peace

The governments of Ethiopia and Somalia agreed to move towards strengthening bilateral cooperation to contribute to peace and...

Sudan: ‘Bloody Massacre’ – Sudan Forces Kill At Least 35, Protesters Say

Sudanese protesters say at least 35 have been killed after security forces stormed the main protest camp in...

South Sudan: Government Forces Abusing Civilians

press release Government soldiers carried out extensive abuses against civilians during counter-insurgency operations in South Sudanbetween December 2018...

Nigeria: Woman Steals Millions, Claims Snake Swallowed Money

By Emeka OkonkwoAbuja — A NIGERIAN woman who allegedly stole over N35 million (R1,4 million) from the examinations...

Uganda: Cipla Faces Penalty for Not Issuing Profit Warning

By Bernard BusuulwaCipla Quality Chemicals Ltd is facing a penalty for failure to issue a profit warning to...

Uganda: The Cost of Building in Uganda to Go Up in Tax Plan

By Halima AbdallahThe cost of construction in Uganda could rise in the coming financial year, if parliament passes...

Kenya: Some Muslims in Kenya Mark Idd Despite Chief Kadhi Advice

By Mohamed AhmedA section of Muslims in Kenya marked Idd-ul-Fitr on Tuesday, despite Chief Kadhi Ahmed Muhdhar's advice...

Ghana: VP Bawumia Visits Saboba and Chereponi, Urges Peace

The Vice President of the Republic, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has appealed to the people of Saboba and Chereponi...