Day: June 7, 2019

South Africa: Two Suspects Detained for Serious Crimes in Paarl

press release While patrolling in Lichtenburg Road in Durbanville during the early hours of this morning, a suspicious...

South Africa: BBC Earth Explores the Planets Along With Moonlanding Documentaries

By Thinus FerreiraCape Town — BBC is rolling out a new 5-episode series, The Planets on BBC Earth...

South Africa: SAPS Recovered Stolen Stock

press release Media Statement Office of the Provincial Commissioner Eastern Cape EASTERN CAPE - Elliot K9 members Cst...

South Africa: Man Arrested After Grim Discovery of Northern Cape Teen’s Body in Veld

By Kamva SomdyalaNorthern Cape police have arrested a man in connection with the grim discovery of a teenager's...

Nigeria: Nulge, Ssascgoc Hail FG, Banks for Implementing Nfiu’s Order

By Onyebuchi EzigboAbuja — The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) and the Senior Staff Association of...

Malawi: Tensions Escalate As Chilima Tells Mutharika – ‘Your Illegitimate Presidency Will Not Last Long’

By James Nthondo and Owen KhamulaUTM Party president Saulos Chilima has described President Peter Mutharika as an illegitimate...

Nigeria: Examining Impact of FG’s Social Investment Programme

By Ugo AliogoUgo Aliogo writes on the National Social Investment Programme and the need for the federal government...

Nigeria: You Are Motor-Park Analysts, BMO Tells the Economist

By Adedayo AkinwaleAbuja — The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has accused "The Economist" magazine of engaging in specious...

Angola: American Delegation Expected in Luanda to Assess ‘Return’ of U.S. Dollars

Luanda — A high level delegation of the US Federal Reserve (Fed) is to come in Luanda in...

African soccer boss free after corruption questioning

MARSEILLE/PARIS (Reuters) - French authorities released the head of African soccer’s ruling body, Ahmad Ahmad, after several hours’...

Nigeria: Tackling the Menace of Substandard Sanitary Pads in Nigeria

By Omolabake FasogbonWith the theme of this year's Menstrual Hygiene Day as 'It is Time for Action', Omolabake...

England wary as Bangladesh hope for a World Cup repeat in Cardiff | Vic Marks | Sport

Match 12 of the World Cup is upon us and it is now possible to predict that there...

Côte d’Ivoire: peu d’engouement pour la TNT à un an de la suppression de l’analogique

Dans un an, la télévision analogique s'éteindra totalement en Côte d'Ivoire au profit de la télévision numérique terrestre....

South Africa: Child Protection Week – Aliwal North Cluster

press release Different stations in the Aliwal North Cluster continued with the Child Protection Week activities. The SAPS...

South Africa: Bulls Conclude Tour With Another Draw in New Zealand

Cape Town — The Highlanders and Bulls played to a 24-all draw in their Super Rugby encounter in...

Nigeria: Court Nullifies Govt’s License Suspension On AIT, RayPower

By Anthony OgbonnaThe Justice Inyang Ekwo-led Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has, Friday, nullified the suspension of...

Uganda: Speculation as Museveni ‘Unfollows’ Chameleone on Twitter

By Nahashon MusunguUgandan musician Joseph Mayanja popularly known as Jose Chameleone could have talked himself into bad books...

East Africa: Uganda and Rwanda’s Slippery Slope

column By Andrew M. MwendaThe conflict between Uganda and Rwanda is escalating and, if not arrested, will most...

All you need to know about 2019 Women’s World Cup

The 2019 Women’s World Cup gets underway in France on Friday, and many Africans will be rooting for...

Serena unlikely to play Wimbledon warmup, says coach

PARIS (Reuters) - Serena Williams is likely to go into Wimbledon without playing a warm-up event because she...

Nigeria shuts down private TV, radio stations tied to opposition

Nigeria's broadcasting authority shut down private radio and television stations owned by a key opposition figure who hours...

Khoza assures Micho of Bucs future

Orlando Pirates chairman Irvin Khoza has given coach Milutin Sredojevic his stamp of approval, despite another trophyless season...

South Africa: Tributes Pour in for House Vocalist Nichume Siwundla

Photo: Mobi Dixon/YpuTube Nichume Siwundla, was well known for her 2017 breakout hit Bhutiza with Mobi Dixon. By...

Human trafficking in football [Sports segment]

As football’s popularity continues to grow, concerns are mounting about how young players from poor countries in Africa...

Nigeria: Panic As Gunmen Abduct Pastor in Osun

By Yinka KolawoleOsogbo — Fear enveloped residents of Osun State, particularly motorists along Ife- Gbongan- Ibadan route, following...

Nigeria: PTCIJ Empowers Journalists With Fact-Checking Skills

By Benjamin AladePremium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism (PTCIJ), has trained over 100 journalists across the country especially...

Nigeria: Why Oando Scandal Matters

opinion By Olusegun AdeniyiUnderstanding the workings of the Nigerian economy is like trying to read a doctor's prescription....

Nigeria: Lalong Signs Water Sector Bill, Three Others Into Law

By Isa Abdulsalami AhoviJos — Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong has signed four bills, including the Water Sector...

South Africa: SA Rugby Announces Contracting Model Overhaul

By Sport24Cape Town — A creative overhaul of the South African player contracting model will lead to improved...

Jaguares vs Sharks – Team news, kick off and live stream

The Sharks will take on the Jaguares in a second round, return leg Super Rugby derby clash at...

South Africa: Mpumalanga Teacher Suspended for Allegedly Carrying a Gun While Invigilating Exams

By Balise Mabona, CorrespondentThe Mpumalanga Department of Education has suspended a male teacher of Mabusabesala Secondary School, in...

South Africa: Late Injury Blow for Lions

By Sport24Johannesburg — The Lions have received a late setback ahead of Saturday's Super Rugby encounter against the...

Nigeria’s Foreign Trade Up By 2.50% in 2019 – NBS

By Ayodeji AdegboyegaThe National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the country recorded a total trade value of N8.2...

Prépa. CAN 2019 : premier match pour Côte d’Ivoire, Guinée et Tunisie

La préparation à la CAN 2019 (21 juin-19 juillet) franchit une nouvelle étape ce vendredi avec le début...

Malawi: Mutharika Warns Chakwera for Plotting to Take Over Malawi Govt By Force – ‘This Will Not Be Allowed’

By Justin MkweuPresident Peter Mutharika has accused Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Lazarus Chakwera as a perpetrator of...

South Africa: Farm Attack Accused Sentenced to Two Life Terms and 173 Years in Prison – Hankey

press release The Provincial Commissioner, Lt Gen Liziwe Ntshinga welcomes the lengthy jail sentence handed down to an...

Nigeria: Yinka Ayefele Debunks Rumour of Welcoming Triplets With Wife

By Urowayino WaramiNigerian gospel singer Yinka Ayefele has debunked the rumour of welcoming a set of triplets with...

Liberia Deaf Football Begs for Money

... To Play In Sierra Leone The Liberia Deaf football team says it needs thirty thousand United States...

La Côte D´Ivoire parrain de la deuxième Edition du Salon International du Chocolat de Madrid

Au terme de la rencontre, Madrid a souhaité que ce Parrainage soit le début d'un partenariat à long...

Former sports minister Tokozile Xasa resigns as MP – Citizen

Former sports minister Tokozile Xasa resigns as MP CitizenTokozile Xasa during the 2018 South African Sports Confederation and...