Day: August 27, 2019

Slavery: Could a new museum stop racism in London?

Image copyright Getty Images "Slavery. It's not your fault so you don't have to feel guilty. But it...

Has Kenya’s plastic bag ban worked?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Kenya is trying to tackle the problems caused by plastic rubbish Two...

Sudan crisis: Activists achieve ‘big win’ over generals

Image copyright Getty Images Sudan's pro-democracy movement has achieved its biggest victory - getting the junta to agree...

Côte d’Ivoire: le PDCI et le FPI refusent de participer à la nouvelle CEI

Pour l'heure, le Parti démocratique de Côte d'Ivoire (PDCI) n'envoie personne au sein de la nouvelle instance électorale....

Côte d’Ivoire : Le GPATE et l’APDH refusent de désigner un représentant à la CEI, encore un …

Le Groupe de Plaidoyer et d'Actions pour une transparence électorale (GPATE), vient d'apprendre que le Président de la...

As it happened: Rugby World Cup 2019 – All Blacks announce shock squad

Listen live on Radio Sport from midday The All Blacks have shocked with their 31-man squad for the...

Incredible Technological Innovations From Africa

From a scientist in Tanzania who created a water filter to combat water-borne diseases to apps in Kenya...

Côte d’Ivoire : Voici comment les gnambros ont tué le MDL Tiékou, récit de ses derniers instants …

Le MDL Anderson Tiékou tué par les gnambros de Yopougon Sicogi-Lavage, le lundi 26 août 2019 a été...

Watford 3-0 Coventry City: Ismaila Sarr scores on his first Watford start

Daryl Janmaat scored his first goal since netting against Chelsea in February 2018Club record signing Ismaila Sarr marked...

Côte d’Ivoire: le marché de Bouaké en partie détruit par un incendie

Il est 2h du matin, mardi, quand le feu envahit une partie du marché de Bouaké, dans le...

Côte d’Ivoire : Le comité d’organisation conseille d’éviter certains endroits d’Abidjan ce week-end

Le comité d'organisation des obsèques de DJ Arafat conseille d'éviter certains endroits d'Abidjan ce week-end à l'occasion du...

Sudan villagers reel from Nile water floods

By AFPMore by this Author Days after a devastating flood swallowed up his village, Alsediq Abdelqader bulled his...

Côte d’Ivoire : la BHCI dans l’œil du cyclone

Reprise à 51,6% par le canadien Westbridge Mortgage REIT depuis janvier 2018, la Banque de l'Habitat de Côte...

Zoo trade in baby elephants banned internationally

Image copyright Getty Images A near-total ban on taking baby African elephants from the wild and selling them...

Zimbabwe leader blasts conservation watchdog over ivory trade

Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has lambasted the regulator of global wildlife trade CITES over the continued ban in...

Tanzania to send back Burundi refugees from Oct 1

By AFPMore by this Author Tanzania on Tuesday announced it would send back all Burundian refugees on its...

Uganda launches national airline with flight to Kenya

By AFPMore by this Author Uganda on Tuesday re-launched its national airline after two decades with an inaugural...

Côte d’Ivoire : Kandia Camara affute ses armes pour la rentrée scolaire

Les syndicats des enseignants et le ministère de l'Éducation nationale, de l'Enseignement technique et de la Formation professionnelle...

Côte d’Ivoire, Prétendue attaque terroriste: le CCDO rassure, « c’est de la machination »

Depuis quelques jours des messages circulent faisant état d'une attaque en Côte d'Ivoire. Saisi de la question, le...

La Côte d’Ivoire veut améliorer ses données sur les décès liés aux accidents de la circulation

Abidjan, 27 août (AIP) – Un atelier de lancement du projet d'amélioration des données de décès liés à...

Former Windsor lawyer passes away in South Africa

A well-known Windsor lawyer has died in South Africa. Don Tait passed away this week at the age...

Algerian Amrouche to coach struggling Botswana

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Noble Energy Makes New Equatorial Guinea Petroleum Discovery

Noble Energy makes oil discovery in Block I, located in Equatorial Guinea’s offshore sector; The well was drilled...

British envoy to Zambia blasts govt over graft in leaving speech

Britain's outgoing ambassador to Zambia on Tuesday denounced "rampant corruption" in the southern African nation and said donors...

Côte d’Ivoire/ Le ministre Tchagba offre du matériel didactique à 500 élèves

Tchagba a offert dimanche 25 août à 500 élèves d'Agban village admis à l'entrée en 6ème, au BEPC...

Sudan Scholars Commission Calls Parties to Dispute in Port Sudan to Rise Above Petty Things

Khartoum — Sudan Scholars Commission called in a statement issued Tuesday over Port Sudan's incidents, the two parties...

Uganda Loses Shs1.3t Annually in Tax Holidays

Economic policy experts have advised government to abandon its policy of providing tax holidays and incentives to investors....

Uganda: Pay for Loss of Lives, Museveni Tells Owner of Ill-Fated Fuel Tanker

President Museveni has tasked police to look for the owner of the fuel tanker which crashed and burnt...

Uganda: Muslim Leader Still in Jail 2 Years After Acquittal

Kampala — The Court of Appeal has ordered prison authorities to produce Tabliq leader Amir Kinene and explain...

Uganda: Veteran Politician Kulubya Ssenseko Dies At 85

Veteran politician John Kulubya Ssenseko has died at the age of 85. He was being treated for chronic...

Malawi/Kenya: Free Entry At Kamuzu Stadium for Malawi, Kenya Women Football Match

Football Association of Malawi (FAM) has announced that gate entry fee for the 2020 Tokoyo Olympic Qualifying match...

Malawi Reintegrates 158 Returnees Repatriated From South Africa

Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare has disclosed that it has managed to successfully reintegrate 158...

Malawi Govt Bans 3-Day Demos – Police to Use Force to Stop Protesters

Minister of Information, Civic Education and Communications Technology Mark Botomani has said government is banning three-day nationwide protests...

Africa: All-Africa Games – Angola’s Men, Women Teams Qualify for Semi-Finals

Luanda — National senior men's and women's handball teams qualified on Monday for semi-finals of the All-Africa Games...

Tanzania: The Story Behind ATCL Plane Seizure in South Africa

Dar es Salaam — Fresh details have emerged on a decades-long legal tussle between the Tanzanian government and...

Tanzania Govt Seeks Bigger Share in Growing Cosmetics Market

Dar es Salaam — The government has pledged to create an enabling environment for the cosmetics sector to...

Tanzania: State’s Bid to Block Lissu Case Flops At the High Court

Dar es Salaam — The High Court yesterday dismissed a request by the State to block the hearing...

PSL Result: Cape Town City 1-2 Kaizer Chiefs

Ernst Middendorp, coach of Kaizer Chiefs celebrates after Leonardo Castro of Kaizer Chiefs scores a goal during the...

South Africa: Tshwane’s Controversial Gladafrica Tender Faces Another Forensic Probe

Another independent forensic investigation into the GladAfrica tender controversy at the City of Tshwane is underway. This is...

South Africa: Seven Killed in Three Seperate Shootings On Another Bloody Morning in Cape Town

A bloody start to Tuesday saw seven people killed in three separate early morning shootings in Cape Town,...