Day: June 12, 2019

Kenya: Head Teachers Launch Campaign to Raise Age for Sexual Consent

By Amina WakoThe proposed age of consent is top of the agenda as secondary schools heads meet in...

#AfriTravel: Air Namibia reduces flights to SA due to plane unavailability

Air Namibia has reduced its operations to South Africa and cut their flight to Luanda amidst payment woes...

Kenya: JKUAT Student Shot After Sneaking Into State House

By Amina WakoA Fifth Year student at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology was on Monday shot...

Kenya: Inside Story – How JKUAT Student Sneaked Into Uhuru’s Residence After Posting Facebook Threats

By Nyaboga KiageA Fifth Year Mechanical Engineering student at JKUAT on Monday gained access to the premises of...

Kenya: Migne’s AFCON Squad Shows Tactical Approach in Egypt

Photo: Chris Omollo/Nation Media Group Harambee Stars midfielder Anthony Akumu, left, dribbles past Masoud Juma on March 19,...

Nigeria: We’ll Name, Shame All Corrupt People – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has unveiled new strategies for fighting corruption in the country, saying all those who engage...

Nigeria: Buhari’s Second Term – Fitch Sees Weak Economy Outlook

By Elizabeth AdegbesanGlobal rating company, Fitch Rating, yesterday, affirmed Nigeria's rating at B+, stable outlook, saying that President...

Kenya: Villagers Kept Off Mastermind Tycoon Wilfred Murungi’s Burial

Photo: Alex Njeru/Nation Media Group Residents of Kiurani village in Maara constituency watch through the fence as the...

Afcon growth: From three nations in Sudan to 24 in Egypt

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Nigeria: Democracy Day – the Essence of June 12

editorial As Nigerians mark Democracy Day, President Muhammadu Buhari must begin to define his legacies to align not...

Nigeria: Why Nigeria Should Sign AfCFTA Agreement – AfDB

Nigeria's failure to sign the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement may hold the continent back on...

Nigeria: JAMB Approves 160 As Minimum Score for Admission

By Gbenga OlarinoyeThe Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has approved 160 as minimum score for admission seekers...

Africa: Buhari Says Africa Has Lost Over U.S.$1 Trillion to Corruption

By Matthew OguneAbuja — Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that the African continent has lost over one...

Russia is the clumsy latecomer at Africa’s superpower party | News | Africa

News analysisSome time towards the middle of last year, an unmarked vehicle began to pay weekly visits to...

Nigeria, Six Others Receive U.S.$172 Million Humanitarian Aid From EU

The European Union says it has provided a fresh 152.05 million euros to Nigeria and six other Sahel...

Sudan: Children Killed, Injured, Detained and Abused Amid Escalating Violence and Unrest in Sudan

press release New York — Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore: "At least 19 children have reportedly...

Sudan: Eight Killed, Dozens Wounded By Militiamen in Darfur Banditry

Wadi Salih / Tawila / Nyala — At least six people were shot dead and nine others wounded...

AFCON 2019: Profile of Africa Seven times Champions, Egypt

Sports News of Wednesday, 12 June 2019 Source: Ghananewsagency.org 2019-06-12 Mohammed Salah is the talisman for the Egyptian...

Sudan – ‘The Violence Must Stop’, Says Unicef Chief, ‘Gravely Concerned’ Over Death of 19 Children Since Military Backlash

Photo: AFP news agency/You Tube Mahmoud Dirir, the special envoy of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, talks to...

Tanzania: Diamond’s Mum Lashes Out At Cheating Lover for Fathering Child With Sidechick

By Rajab ZawadiDiamond Platnumz's mother Sandra Kasim has blasted her lover Rally Jones for cheating on her and...

Sudan-Wide Civil Disobedience – Major Shut-Down of Govt Offices, Commerce, Industry

Photo: AFP news agency/You Tube Mahmoud Dirir, the special envoy of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, talks to...

Sudan: Khartoum Markets, Business Closed – Sudan Junta Acknowledges Internet Black-Out

Photo: AFP news agency/You Tube Mahmoud Dirir, the special envoy of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, talks to...

Tanzania: Wema Sepetu’s Troubles Deepen As Court Orders Her Arrest

By Thomas MatikoA court in Dar es Salaam has ordered the immediate arrest of famous Bongo movie actress...

Sudan – Fresh Evidence of Government-Sponsored Crimes in Darfur Shows Drawdown of Peacekeepers Premature and Reckless

Photo: AFP news agency/You Tube Mahmoud Dirir, the special envoy of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, talks to...

Nigeria: June 12 Is Now Democracy Day in Nigeria. Why It Matters

analysis Democracy Day in Nigeria is being celebrated on the 12th of June this year. This is the...

Sudan: UN – Halt Handover to Abusive Forces in Sudan

Photo: AFP news agency/You Tube Mahmoud Dirir, the special envoy of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, talks to...

Sudan rivals agree to new talks as protest strike ends: mediator

By AFPMore by this Author Protest leaders have agreed to end a campaign of civil disobedience launched after...

Sudan Protesters, Military to Resume Talks on Transitional Council

Photo: AFP news agency/You Tube Mahmoud Dirir, the special envoy of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, talks to...

Changement de directeur à la Banque mondiale

Passation de pouvoir au très stratégique poste de directeur des opérations de la Banque mondiale en Côte d'Ivoire,...

La Case à devinettes du 12 juin 2019

Pourquoi plusieurs cadres du Rassemblement des houphouëtistes pour la démocratie et la paix (RHDP), au pouvoir en Côte...

Idemia en embuscade derrière Semlex

Si Idemia n'a pas remporté le contrat de confection des nouvelles cartes d'identité de Côte d'Ivoire (LC n°798),...

Négociations au sommet sur une rallonge budgétaire

Côté ivoirien, les relances envers Paris se font pressantes car de graves tensions de trésorerie sont apparues ces...

Georges Ouégnin continue de créer des remous au sein de la Banque africaine de développement

Les conseils de son adversaire étaient STC Partners (France) et Ngoan, Asman & Associés (Côte d'Ivoire). Toute la...

Alassane Ouattara aux prises avec la Katiba Macina à Abidjan

Outre le Novotel Abidjan, le camp Gallieni, quartier général des Forces armées de Côte d'Ivoire (FACI), figurait parmi...

Ugandans oppose plans to build dam on River Nile’s Murchison Falls

Ugandans have taken to social media to vehemently oppose a plan by South Africa’s Bonang Power and Energy...

Caster Semenya wins 2,000m at the Meeting de Montreui

Semenya is a three-time world champion and double Olympic champion at 800mOlympic 800m champion Caster Semenya cruised to...

Côte d’Ivoire: les questions identitaires au cœur du débat politique

Le moment venu, nous agirons pour empêcher ce hold-up sur la Côte d'Ivoire sous couvert de l'orpaillage »,...

Ghana, Ivory Coast demand fair price, suspend sale of cocoa beans

Ghana and Ivory Coast, who are the world’s top two cocoa growers on Tuesday suspended the sale of...

Affaire ”hold-up des étrangers sur la Côte d’Ivoire”, une plateforme politique veut organiser un sit-in …

Encore une réaction contre la sortie du président du Pdci-Rda, qui dénonçait, il y a quelques jours, un...

Ebola confirmed in Uganda | Africanews

A case of Ebola has been confirmed in Uganda, ten months after the deadly virus was confirmed in...