Day: June 11, 2019

Kenya: Police Believe State House Intruder Was Mentally Distressed – Sources

By Joseph MurayaDetectives investigating the Monday security scare at State House, Nairobi following a shooting incident in which...

South Africa: ‘Irregular’ Contractor Appointment At the Heart of Prison Security Installation Delay

By Sarah EvansA dispute over the appointment of a contractor is at the heart of the delay in...

Nigeria: Omo-Agege Wins Deputy Senate Presidency Election

By Abisola OlasupoSenator Ovie Omo-Agege, the All Progressives Congress preferred candidate, has been elected as the deputy president...

Nigeria: Uproar As Omolori Announces Secret Balloting

By Azimazi Momoh Jimoh, Abuja***Says No Court Order served on him At exactly 10.00am, Clerk to the National...

Nigeria: 34-Years-Old Emerges Kwara Assembly Speaker

By Abisola OlasupoYakubu Danladi, a 34-year-old representing Ilesha-Gwanara constituency, has emerged the speaker Kwara state house of assembly....

Nigeria: Buhari, APC Pray Tribunal to Strike Out Suit Filed By Atiku

By NanPresident Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday prayed the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal to strike out the petition filed...

Ghana: Access Bank Committed to Promoting Trade Between Ghana, China … As It Holds Maiden Chinese Business Forum

By David AdadevohAccess Bank Ghana has reiterated its commitment to further deepen trade relations between Ghana and China....

Africa: HAG Selects 18 for Africa Youth Championship

By Jemima Esinam KuatsinuThe Handball Association of Ghana (HAG) has selected 18 players for the Under-18 boys Africa...

Ghana: Majority Leader – ‘Inconsistent’ Interpretation of Immunity Clauses Worrying

The Majority Leader in Parliament, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, has observed that the irregular application of portions of the constitution,...

Ghana: Zab Judah Still in Hospital … After Suffering 11th Round Ko

ZAB Judah is still in hospital after suffering an 11th round heavy knockout defeat and taking around 300...

Ghana: Wishing Bece Candidates Best of Luck

A total of 517,332 candidates from16, 871 public and private basic schools nationwide, yesterday began the 2019 Basic...

Ghana: Over 300 Businesses Benefit From Barclays’ SME Clinics

By Times ReporterBarclays Bank Ghana has held the 5thedition of its clinic for owners of Small and Medium...

Ghana: Fishermen Brace for Resumption of Fishing Activities

By Jonathan DonkorWith less than four days for the maiden closed season for artisanal fishing to end, inshore...

Uganda: King Mumbere’s Mother Dies At 85

By Misairi Thembo KahunguKampala — Rwenzururu Kingdom Queen Mother Christine Mukirania has passed on aged 85, the royal...

Ethiopia: Shipping Giant Invests in Heavy Trucks

By Temesgen Mulugeta()The Enterprise plans to cover 70pc of the cost with loans from the Commercial Bank of...

Ethiopia: Aba Zafu – allAfrica.com

By Ambessaw Assegued ([email protected]).( )Azmari entertainment can be fostered as a tourist attraction in Ethiopia, writes Ambessaw Assegued...

Ethiopia: Power Outages Ignite Generator Business

By Kalaeb Girma()The power rationing that started last month has led many businesses and households to flock to...

Ethiopia: Africans Should Urge the Reinvention of the African Union

Africans Should Urge the Reinvention of the African Union June 8 , 2019. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD)...

Ethiopia: Midroc to Expand Share of Dairy Market

By Noel Minwagaw(s )The company will now offer milk in plastic bottles rather than pouches Lame Dairy, the...

The RIDE Disrupting the Traditional Taxi Service in Addis

Samrawit Fikru , founder and CEO of Hybrid Designs, the company behind the internet and phone-based ride-hailing service...

Ethiopia: Commission to Unravel Mining Industry Muddle

By Selamawit Mengesaha()Aimed at preventing corruption practices in the mining sector, the study was initiated two months ago...

Liverpool FC news: How Guinea forced Reds to release Naby Keita for friendly before African Cup of Nations

Guinea manager Paul Put has revealed how he was forced to put pressure on Liverpool to release Naby Keita for...

Kenya: Woman Dies, Two Inured After Lorry Hits House in Mikindani

By Mohamed AhmedA 21-year-old woman has died after a lorry lost its brakes and hit the house she...

Kenya: Gichugu Court Charges Police Officer With Assault

By George MuneneAn Administration Policeman alleged to have attacked and seriously injured three revellers at a bar was...

Kenya: One Dies, 3 Injured After Lorry Collides With Car in Bungoma

By Dennis LubangaOne person has died after a after a lorry collided head on with a car along...

Africa: Why Semenya Has Herculean Task to Overturn Lower Testosterone Level Decision

opinion By Ben AkechOn 4th June 2019, the Swiss Federal Tribunal (SFT) temporarily suspended the application of the...

Kenya: Sonko Increases Parking Fees As Hitches Persist in New System

By Hilary KimuyuCiti motorists are being charged more to transact in the newly introduced revenue collection system by...

Kenya: Mbamba Reacts to Missed Chance to Represent Kenya At 2019 Afcon

By Nahashon MusunguHarambee Stars midfielder Christopher Mbamba has rued the ankle injury which has ruled him out of...

Kenya: NTSA Revokes City Travelers Sacco Licence for Traffic Violations

By Hilary KimuyuThe National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) has revoked the licence of City Travelers Sacco Operators...

Kenya: Brave Girl Who Rushed Into Burning House to Save Disabled Mother Discharged

By Hilary KimuyuExactly a year ago, Form Three student Irene Mumbi's life changed after she ran into a...

Kenya: Curious Case of Police Officer’s Stolen Firearm Found On Crime Scene

By Nyaboga KiageInvestigators were last week scouring the scene of a shooting in a local pub in Embakasi,...

Kenya: Mutula Predicts a Chinese National Winning a County Seat in Kenya Soon

By Amina WakoMakueni Senator Mutula Kilonzo Junior has raised concern over the high number of Chinese nationals in...

Kenya: Save My Marriage – Us Man Appeals to Trump After Kenyan Wife Is Denied Green Card

By Hilary KimuyuA United States citizen has claimed that his Kenyan-born wife was denied a Green Card because...

Kenya: Zico Lands At Kcb, Promises to Turn Around Bankers’ Fortunes

By David KwalimwaVeteran coach Zedekiah 'Zico' Otieno is confident of transforming KCB into genuine title contenders in the...

Kenya: Weatherman Says Strong Winds to Hit the Indian Ocean

By Collins OmuloThe Kenya Meteorological Department has warned of strong winds over the eastern part of the country...

More than 100 villagers safe despite Mali attack

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Dogon villages often follow a traditional way of life Some 108 people...

Rwanda Rugby: 1000 Hills RFC the 1st qualifier for ½

Rwanda Rugby Federation (RRF) (www.RwandaRugby.com) The Day Five of Rwanda Rugby National League 2019 (Seniors) definitely made Thousand...

Ghana: Yiedie Registers Tarkoradi Youth for Entrepreneurship Training

The Youth Inclusive Entrepreneurial Development Initiative for Employment (YIEDIE) project has held this year's YIEDIE awareness and registration...

Ghana: Mahama Ayariga Case – Court to Rule On 2 Applications June 17

By Malik SullemanaThe Accra High Court will on Monday, June 17, 2019, give ruling on two applications filed...

Ghana: Three Footbridges On Madina-Adenta Highway Completed

By Lawrence Vomafa-AkpaluThe Minister of Roads and Highways, Kwasi Amoako-Atta, has announced that work on the three remaining...