Month: August 2019

Kenya: Lessons From Kenya On How to Boost Breastfeeding Rates

Kenya has, over the past two decades, made tremendous achievements in promoting breastfeeding. The number of babies who...

Zimbabwe: First Lady Engages Men

First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa has started engaging men's representative organisations to hear their issues and help overcome ills...

South Africa: A Unique Picture of Migration Patterns in South Africa Can Help Urban Planning

Economic disparities, inequality and unemployment, particularly among young people, remain pervasive in South Africa. Lack of access to...

Nigeria: Knocks for Govt Over Proscription of Shiites

In search of a legal solution to the perceived danger posed by members of Shi'ites Islamic Movement of...

Tanzanian Tech Company Re-Launches Its Flagship Online Product

Dar es Salaam — Tanzania continues to see steady progress in the digital sphere. Latest in this trend...

Uganda: Parents Accuse Ldu Recruitment Officials of Being Corrupt

Jinja — A section of parents and guardians who wanted their children to be recruited into the Local...

Kenya: dusitD2 Hotel Reopens 6 Months After a Deadly Terror Attack

Nairobi — dusitD2 hotel opens business Thursday, seven months after the January 15 terror attack that claimed 21...

Nigeria Considers New 5% Tax for Online Purchases

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) may, from next year, ask banks to charge customers five per cent...

Uganda: Rwanda-Uganda Border Impasse Will Be Resolved – Museveni

Kabale — President Yoweri Museveni has said that mutual talks between Uganda and Rwanda to revive the cross...

One year into the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, city of Goma faces risk of spread

One year on since the Ebola outbreak was first declared in North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo the...

Nigeria: Boko Haram and 10 Years of Humanitarian Crises in North-East

On Thursday July 25, 2019, dozens of Boko Haram insurgents attacked the Dalori Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp...

Kenya: ‘Jesus’ Puts in a Kenya Show, and It Wasn’t a Class Act At All

We have five months to go to the end of 2019 but I think we should award the...

Nigeria: State House Official Who Served Many Nigerian Presidents Dies

Aso Rock presidential villa The presidency has announced the death Tijani Yusuf, the Special Assistant (Special Duties) to...

Nigeria: Measles Outbreak – North East Records 21,011 Cases, 100 Deaths – Survey

States in the North East part of Nigeria recorded no fewer than 21,011 cases of measles with 100...

Kenya: Wazito FC Splash Cash on Big Name Signings Ahead of KPL Season Kick Off

Kenyan Premier League returnees Wazito FC are looking like the real deal ahead of the 2019/2020 season. This...

Kenya/Tanzania: Flat Broke Harambee Stars Considering Forfeiting Tanzania Clash

Cash-strapped Harambee Stars may not honour this weekend's crunch 2020 Africa Nations Cup qualifier against Tanzania, Nairobi News...

Nigeria Demands Answers After Ghana Deports Don Over Viral Video

The sacking of a Nigerian academic by a Ghanaian university over a viral video in which he appeared...

Kenya: Wanyama ‘Going Nowhere’ Despite Media Reports

Kenya captain Victor Wanyama has insisted he is going nowhere this summer despite growing speculation linking him with...

Africa: Fears Growing Congo’s Ebola Could Spread to Neighboring Countries

A health worker checks a child potentially infected with Ebola being carried on the back of a caregiver...

Sudan Protests Continue as Authorities Close Schools

Secondary school girls demonstrate in Shajarat El Hamdab in River Nile state against the El Obeid massacre. Hundreds...

Ghana: Pelosi Calls Visit to Ghana ‘Transformative’

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Ghana's Speaker Mike Oquaye at Ghana's parliament, July 31, 2019. Accra, Ghana...

Congo-Kinshasa: Opinion – There Is No Quick-Fix Solution to the Ebola Crisis in Congo

Families go to the Ebola Treatment Center in Beni, North Kivu region in January 2019 to visit a...

Kenya: Uhuru Kenyatta’s War On Graft – a Turning Point or Just Scoring Points?

A Kenyan governor accused of corruption was ordered to step down during his trial, a minister and his...

Leaders recognized for work in community – Williamsport Sun-Gazette

Leaders recognized for work in community Williamsport Sun-GazetteEach one of the 2019 Lycoming County Brotherhood Alliance award recipients...

FIFA’s ‘The Best’ Awards: Liverpool duo, Salah and Mane, shortlisted

Two African players have been shortlisted for football world governing body, FIFA’s, “The Best FIFA Football Awards.” The...

Sundowns title favourites amid uncertainty over Pitso

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Corruption trial of Sudan’s Bashir to begin August 17: lawyer

The trial of ousted Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir on corruption charges will begin on August 17, his lawyer...

Today’s latest news and headlines, Thursday 1 August

Take a look at the latest news in South Africa by perusing all major headlines on Thursday 1...