Day: June 5, 2019

South Africa: Former Bitou Mayor to Chair Western Cape’s Scopa

By Jan GerberA former Bitou mayor will be the chairperson of the Western Cape legislature's Standing Committee on...

South Africa: ITF President to Meet With Tennis SA and Sascoc

Cape Town — The International Tennis Federation (ITF) President David Haggerty is scheduled to visit South Africa for...

Despite difficult business environment in Iran, 865 exhibitors from 21 countries present the entire value chain at iran agrofood 2019

Despite the currently difficult business environment in Iran, as many as 865 exhibitors from 21 countries will be...

Smart lockers for Aids patients’ drugs wins inventors’ award

Image copyright James Oatway Image caption Inventor Neo Hutiri says he came up with the idea after he...

Uganda: Yes, I Am Running for Lord Mayor – Dr Jose Chameleone

interview By Carol Nakazibwe and Nicholas BamulanzekiThe battle for the Kampala mayoral seat is projected to be one...

Namibia: Govt Shrugs Off Blame On Illegal Sand Mining

By Hileni NembwayaTHE environment ministry has rejected claims by the Uukwambi Traditional Authority that it is responsible for...

Kenya’s Anti-Aids Policy a ‘Global Standard’ – UN Envoy

By Kevin J. KelleyKenya's success in reducing the rates of Aids-related deaths and HIV infections results from a...

Nigeria: 2019 Budget – Jigawa Govt Paying ‘Lip Service’ Agriculture

By Abubakar Ahmadu MaishanuEven though more than 80 per cent of the inhabitants of Jigawa State are engaged...

Kenya: Nairobi UN Staff Say Landlords Are Extorting Them

By Bonface OtienoUnited Nations employees in Nairobi are seeking diplomatic intervention to have their house rent deposits refunded...

Kenya: Odinga, Esipisu Visit Bomet Governor Laboso in UK Hospital

By Vitalis KimutaiFormer prime minister and Opposition leader Raila Odinga together with Kenya's High Commissioner to the United...

Kenyatta Vows to Push for Women, Children Empowerment

By Eunice KilonzoPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has promised to address opportunities for more women to get in power, education...

Sudan rebel leader Yasir Arman detained in Khartoum: spokesperson

By AFPMore by this Author A senior Sudanese rebel leader who returned to Khartoum to take part in...

Côte d’Ivoire : Pour Didier Drogba, la miss Tara Gueye représente la richesse de la diversité …

L'ex international ivoirienne apporte son soutien à la nouvelle reine de ... Fiers de notre petite sœur la...

South Africa: Hawks Deny Reports That Kidnapped Durban Woman Has Been Located

By Poloko TauThe Hawks have dismissed reports that a kidnapped Durban woman, reported to be the daughter of...

Kenya: Explain Kilifi Teen Pregnancy Figures, MP Tells NGOs

By Charles LwangaNon-governmental organisations (NGOs) tackling gender-based violence in Kilifi County have been asked to explain how they...

Nigeria: How Decision to Prosecute Tinubu At Code of Conduct Was Taken – Ex-Minister Adoke

interview By Musikilu Mojeed and Abdulaziz AbdulazizMohammed Adoke was Nigeria's Attorney-General and Minister of Justice between 2010 and...

South Africa: Watch – Supporters of Rival Westbury Gangs Face Off in Court, Before Armed Cops Restore Order

By Sesona NgqakambaRival gang members from Westbury in Johannesburg brought court proceedings in the city's magistrate's court to...

Tanzania: Muslims in Tanzania Called Upon to Maintain Peace and Harmony

By Kelvin MatandikoDar es Salaam — Muslims in the country have been called upon to uphold good deeds...

Tanzania: Teaching Students to Brace Math Skills in a Fun Way

By Detricia PambaWe all know that most people probably hate maths. Not only is it perceived as a...

Tanzania: Refugees in Dar es Salaam Remembered During Eid UL Fitri Celebrations

By Alfred ZachariaDar es Salaam — A civil society organization, Time to Help (TH), has offered food to...

Bangladesh v New Zealand: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! | Sport

8.33am EDT08:33 1st over: Bangladesh 4-0 (Tamim 4, Soumya 0) Tamim peers at the first couple of balls...

South Africa v India: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! | Sport

When you write an OBO, you often forget the game straight away – it’s an intense process, you’re...

Zimbabwe: Committee to Advance Green Tourism in Vic Falls Elected

In celebration of the World Environment Day 2019, a new environmentally-focused committee has been introduced at Ilala Lodge...

Zimbabwe: Choppies Suspended CEO Criticises Sens Announcement

Suspended Choppies chief executive officer, Mr Ramachandran (Ram) Ottapathu has hit out at the company for criticising him...

Kenya: U.S. Citizenship or the Job? Tough Choice for Kenyatta’s Appointee

By David MwereMs Mwende Mwinzi, who has all but passed the parliamentary vetting for the position of Kenya's...

Kenya: KCPE Star Mary Mutua Succumbs to Cancer After Brave Battle

By Winnie AtienoMary Mutua, a star of the 2018 Kenya Certificate of Primary Education exams, has succumbed to...

Kenya Lifts 2-Year Ban On Uganda Poultry Products

By Gerald AndaeKenya has lifted the ban on poultry products from Uganda following recent bilateral talks between the...

Kenya: Priest Stabbed to Death in Meru, 2 Suspects Arrested

By Charles WanyoroA Catholic priest of the Meru Diocese was on Tuesday stabbed twice in the head outside...

Kenya Airways Suspends Flights to Sudan Over Protest Tensions

Kenya Airways has suspended flights to Sudan following the "uncertain situation" at Khartoum International Airport owing to protests...

Kenya: ODM Fully Supports New Currency, Say John Mbadi

By Samwel OwinoThe Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) has clarified its position on the new currency unveiled on Saturday...

Kenya: Nyeri Court Adjourns Dog Theft Case

By Joseph WanguiA court in Nyeri has adjourned a criminal case in which an assistant chief is accused...

Kenya: Suspect Steals Guns, Stages Dramatic Escape From Police Post

By Jeremiah Kiplang'atA suspect taken to a police post in Marakwet East by his brothers, on allegations of...

Kenya: Amid Doctors’ Strike, Laikipia Explains Pay, Promotions

By Joseph WanguiThe Laikipia government has accused doctors who went on strike on Tuesday morning of frustrating the...

Kenya: Boost as Kenyan Businessmen Seek Trade Ties With Angola

By Aggrey MutamboKenyan business chiefs say they will fly down to Angola in July to seek "intelligence" on...

Kenya’s Olympic Champ Chepng’etich Set to Return

By Ayumba AyodiOlympic and World 1,500m champion Kenya's Faith Chepng'etich is set to make a comeback to the...

Kenya: Naivasha Woman Sews Up Son’s Mouth Over Poor Grades

By Macharia MwangiVillagers in Maai Mahiu, Nakuru County have been left in shock after a woman sewed up...

Sudan crisis: Dozens of bodies pulled from Nile, opposition says

By BBCMore by this Author Dozens of bodies have been recovered from the River Nile in the Sudanese...

Masisi tries to shake off Khama’s legacy as Botswana’s showdown looms

Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi will quit if, under his watch, the Botswana Democratic Party does not perform well...

This is how our revolution in Egypt failed. Sudan, please be warned.

This is how our revolution in Egypt failed. Sudan, please be warned. - African Arguments By continuing to...

Nigeria: Youths Protest Killing of Native, 23, Burn Police Van in Umuahia

Scores of angry youths of Afaraukwu in Umuahia, the Abia capital, took to the streets of the city...