Day: June 5, 2019

Kenya: Elephants Disrupt Learning in Voi Schools

By Lucy MkanyikaParents in Ndii, Taita Taveta County, have threatened to withdraw their children from school due to...

Nigeria: Stock Fish – Importers Defy Govt On Importation Through Land Border

By Godwin OritseDespite warning by the Federal Government to importers to desist from bringing in stockfish (Okporoko) through...

Nigeria: Eid-El-Fitri – Two Dead, Eight Injured in Ogun Crash

Two persons were confirmed dead in separate accidents on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway in Ogun State on Eid-el-Fitri day....

Nigeria: Gencos Release 3,919MW of Electricity On June 3 – Report

Electricity Generating Companies (GenCos) comprising gas-fired and hydro stations released an average of 3, 919 MegaWatts (MW) of...

Nigeria: Why We Banned Students’ Union Activities in Osun Poly – Official

By Alfred OlufemiThe management of the Osun State Polytechnic, Iree, has explained its decision to suspend the activities...

Ghana: Italy Pledges to Support Ghana Beyond Aid Agenda

By Alberto Mario NorettiTHE Italian Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Giovanni Favilli, has pledged his country's support for Ghana's...

Ghana: Let’s Resolve Conflicts Early, Timely – Norwegian Prime Minister

By Jonathan DonkorThe Norwegian Prime Minister, Erna Solberg has called the world's attention to the need for early...

Ghana: Resource PWDs to Contribute to National Devt  – Nmc Chairman

By Kingsley E. HopeKumasi — Chairman of the National Media Commission (NMC), Yaw Boadu-Ayeboafo, has called on government...

Ghana: Ensure Quality Vegetable Production to EU Market  – Govt Urged

By Bernard BenghanGovernment must put in place appropriate measures to improve vegetable production and become acceptable to the...

Ghana: Farm Drone Introduced in Volta Region

By Alberto Mario NorettiHo — FARM drone technology was last week introduced in the Volta Region. This is...

Malawi: Chakwera’s ‘Civil Disobedience’ Uncalled for As MCP’s Capital Hill Raid Condemned – Priest for Ceasefire

By Chem'bwana NkolokosaThe opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) leader Lazarus Chakwera is facing strong condemnation after his supporters...

Ghana: Karela Threaten NC’s Tier 1 Tourney Boycott

MR. Emmanuel Cobbina, the Deputy Public Relations Officer of Karela United has said, the club may boycott the...

West Africa: Guta Urges Ecowas to Enforce Sovereign Laws Fairly

THE Ghana Union of Traders' Association (GUTA) has appealed to ECOWAS commission to ensure that fairness prevailed in...

Ghana: Yendi Police Intercept Cartridges in MMT Bus

By Yakubu Abdul-MajeedYendi — Yendi Police in the Northern Region last Sunday intercepted a quantity of "AA" cartridges...

Ghana: NIA Begins Ghana Card Registration in Accra East

By Benedicta Gyimaah FolleyThe National Identification Authority (NIA) yesterday commenced mass registration in the Accra East Zone of...

Ghana: 2 Get 20 Years for Impregnating Girl, 14

A circuit court in Cape Coast has sentenced two men to a total of 20 years imprisonment for...

Ghana: Charismatic Churches Oppose Parliament’s Proposed Regulated Law

The Ghana Charismatic Bishops' Conference has opposed Parliament's proposed regulation to control excesses of churches. "We, the Ghana...

Ghana: Speaker Rejects OSP’s Request for Ayariga to Appear Before Court

By Julius Yao PetetsiTHE Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Mike Quaye, has 'blocked' the Office of Special Prosecutor...

Dozens missing after Uganda landslides: Red Cross

By AFPMore by this Author Dozens of people are missing after heavy rains caused landslides in eastern Uganda's...

South Africa: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden Welcomes Werner Voigt as the New Curator

press release The South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) is pleased to introduce Werner Voigt as the new...

Cricket World Cup: India’s Jasprit Bumrah dismisses South Africa’s Hashim Amla

India's Jasprit Bumrah has South Africa opener Hashim Amla caught at slip for six in the ICC Men's...

Ghana: Four Schools Qualify for Milo U-13 Finals

By Michael D.abayateyeFour schools have qualified from the Milo U-13 Champions League zone two competition held over the...

South Africa: Norway Crush S. Africa

SOUTH Africa's Banyana Banyana went down 7-2 in an international friendly match against Norway on Sunday, 2 June...

First South African Innovation Wins The Africa Prize For Engineering Innovation

A 31-year-old South African electrical engineer has won the Royal Academy of Engineering’s 2019 Africa Prize for Engineering...

Ghana: Kotoko Give NC Ultimatum

By Nana Bentsi OduroKumasi Asante Kotoko has threatened to boycott their Normalisation Committee (NC) Tier 1 competition semi-final...

Ghana: Stars Begin Preparation in Dubai

The senior national male football team, the Black Star commenced preparation yesterday in Dubai for the Africa Nations...

Lancement d’un projet éducatif “Un enfant un livre” en Côte d’Ivoire

Il a pour vocation de promouvoir la lecture et la culture à travers des activités ludo-éducatives auprès des...

Sudan army ruler says open to talks ‘with no restriction’

By AFPMore by this Author Sudan's military ruler General Abdel Fattah Burhan said Wednesday he was open to...

Kenya: BBI Team Will Deliver Needed Reforms, Says Odinga

By Leonard OnyangoOpposition leader Raila Odinga used his address at Chatham House in the UK to drum up...

Africa Cup of Nations: Court of Arbitration for Sport dismisses Comoros’ case

Comoros missed out on qualifying for the Africa Cup of Nations finals in EgyptThe Court of Arbitration for...

Lesotho: Mafoso Calls for More Friendlies

By Moorosi TsianeTHE national under-20 soccer coach, Bob Mafoso, has called on the Lesotho Football Association (LeFA) to...

Lesotho: Schmidt Impressed With Sky League

By Moorosi TsianeTHE organiser of the Sky League, Christian Schmidt, says he is happy that for the first...

Manal Rostom: ‘I grew up hating my culture and faith’

Egyptian athlete Manal Rostom was the first hijabi woman featured by Nike to promote their sports hijab.She hopes...

Kenya: Corrupt Set to Be Hit Hard By CBK Move on New Sh1,000 Notes

By Edwin OkothThe noose on the collective neck of graft lords suspected to be hoarding billions of shillings...

At least 3 dead, dozens missing after landslides in Eastern Uganda

The Red Cross in Uganda says dozens are missing, and local media are reporting that at least three...

South Africa: SARS Pension Investigation Is Only the Beginning – the Four Gordhan Issues in the Public Protector’s Sights

analysis By Rebecca DavisPublic Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan faces a new round of questioning from Public Protector Busisiwe...

Côte d’Ivoire : Le dernier test de présélection pour les études supérieures en Allemagne prévu …

Le directeur général du cabinet City Consulting International, promoteur du programme en Côte d'Ivoire, Simplice Zingbé, le souligne...

Nigeria: Did U.S., UK, EU and AU Representatives Miss Nigerian President Buhari’s Inauguration?

A message circulating online claims that the United States, United Kingdom, European Union, African Union and most of...

Ghana: I’ll Defend Due Process of Law in All My Life – – President Akufo-Addo

press release By Rex Mainoo YeboahPresident Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said despite the alleged slow prosecution of...

Cameroon: Cycling Tour of Cameroon – Cissé Isiaka Grabs Yellow Jersey

The third day of the competition took place yesterday June 3, 2019 along the YaoundeEbolowa highway. After the...