Day: August 31, 2019

The churches trying to save Ethiopia’s trees

In northern Ethiopia, churches are fighting to protect their sacred forests.In the Ethiopian Orthodox Church, it's believed that...

Kenyan president hails sports teams for great performances – Xinhua

NAIROBI, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) -- Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday congratulated Kenyan teams in various international sport...

Cyril Ramaphosa will lead SA in the World Economic Forum on Africa

President Cyril Ramaphosa will lead the South African representatives, in the World Economic Forum on Africa (WEFA) which...

England have unity that was absent in 2015 World Cup, says Dan Cole | Sport

One reason Eddie Jones announced his 31 for the World Cup earlier than any other coach was the...

He didn’t want to see anything “difficult.”

President Donald Trump, joined by Dr. Ben Carson and his wife Candy, visit the Ben Carson exhibit as...

Côte d’Ivoire : l’adieu à DJ Arafat gaché par l’indécence de certains fans

Après une nuit de fête et d'hommages, l'artiste ivoirien DJ Arafat a été inhumé au cimetière de Williamsville....

Rwandans switching from petrol to electric motorcycles

Transport e-mobility (electro-mobility) may be a global multi billion business but here in Rwanda it’s a relatively new...

Elim. Tokyo 2020 (2è tour) : La Côte d’Ivoire corrige le Mali

La sélection nationale féminine de Côte d'Ivoire s'est imposée largement face à son homologue du Mali (3-0) dans...

Kenya: Uhuru Congratulates African Games Squad

President Uhuru Kenyatta has congratulated Team Kenya for their impressive performance at the African Gams in Rabat, Morocco...

South Africa: Baby Dies After Being Burned in Mahikeng Hospital Warmer, Health MEC Demands Action

The Health MEC in the North West has demanded action following the death of a baby from burns...

South Africa: Sabs Looks to Standardise Reusable Sanitary Pads

The South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) is planning to standardise the manufacture of reusable sanitary towels, and...

South Africa: SA ‘A’ Lose Again As India Take 2-0 Series Lead

Cape Town — The South Africa 'A' side has lost the second unofficial ODO to India 'A' in...

South Africa: SA’s Klaasen Cruises Through 1st Round At Us Open

Cape Town — South African Raven Klaasen has cruised through his first-round doubles match at the 2019 US...

South Africa: Cape Town Youth Leader, Grandfather Found Murdered in Flat

A 19-year-old woman and her 85-year-old grandfather were found murdered in their Parow home on Friday. Police spokesperson...

Grieving Fans Open Late Ivorian Singer Dj Arafat’s Grave Just After Funeral

Fans of the singer DJ Arafat opened his tomb and his coffin after his private funeral on Saturday...

South Africa: Bafana Bafana Name New Head Coach

Cape Town — Bafana Bafana on Saturday confirmed the appointment of new head coach Molefi Ntseki . Ntseki...

Kenya: Court Won’t Solve Revenue Row, Ruto Tells Governors

Deputy President William Ruto has faulted the Council of Governors (CoG) leadership for the impasse on the Division...

Kenya/Malawi: Harambee Starlets Confront Malawi Under Closed Doors

It is do-or-die for Kenya women's national football team, Harambee Starlets in their 2020 Olympic qualifier return match...

Rugby World Cup: They’re not all called ‘haka’ — the differences between Pacific war dances

Updated September 01, 2019 12:29:56 Photo: Only the New Zealand team performs the 'haka' — the Samoan team...

South Africa: Tent Collapses During Meeting in Durban, Three Children Rushed to Hospital

Three children were rushed to hospital and 15 others treated for minor injuries in Durban on Saturday after...

Kenya: Five-Star Gor Mahia Down Tusker

Defending champions Gor Mahia started their campaign for a 19th Kenyan Premier League title with an emphatic 5-2...

South Africa: ‘Ruthless Gangster’ Gets 275 Year Sentence for Murder, Other Crimes

A Cape Town gangster has been handed a 275 year sentence for crimes committed in Gauteng, including five...

South Africa: Manhunt After Woman, 30, Found Dead in Her Car in Port Elizabeth

The police are looking for an unknown number of suspects responsible for murdering Sisanda Fani, 30, from Walmer...

South Africa: One Killed, Three Others Injured During a Robbery At Tavern Near Westonaria

One person was killed and three others injured during an armed robbery at a tavern between Westonaria and...

South Africa: Two Dead, Five Injured in Collision On N11 in Mpumalanga

Two people were killed and five others injured after two vehicles collided on the N11 in Amersfoort, Mpumalanga,...

Kenya: Detectives Arrest Man for Defrauding Kenyans of Millions

Police have arrested a man accused of fleecing the public millions of shillings. Mr Zachary Mwangi Kariuki was...

Kenya: Tundo Breaks His Season’s Duck

Carl Tundo and Tim Jessop returned to winning ways after scooping the 2019 KCB Nanyuki Rally yesterday in...

Kenya: Malkia Crown Team Kenya’s Golden Finish

Kenya national women's volleyball team, Malkia Strikers' coach Paul Bitok has attributed his team's success at the just-concluded...

Kenya: Homeboyz Confront Mwamba in Christie 7s

A cracker beckons when champions Homeboyz face Mwamba, while fancied Series leaders Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) take on...

Africa: Don’t Dismiss Regenerated Forests As ‘Green Deserts’, Scientists Say

Kuala Lumpur — A new study shows that replanted and naturally re-grown forests can support insects and plants...

Côte d’Ivoire : l’adieu gâché de la génération Arafat à son idole

Un Fan de DJ Arafat porte des lunettes sur lesquelles on lit "adieu Daïshi" au Stade Felix Houphouet...

Mort de DJ Arafat: à peine inhumé, le corps déterré par les fans en Côte d’Ivoire !

Alors que des milliers de personnes venaient rendre un dernier hommage à DJ Arafat, ses funérailles ne se...

Barcelona held by promoted Osasuna but Ansu Fati, 16, scores

Ansu Fati (second from right) came on at half-time and scored six minutes laterBarcelona were held by promoted...

Côte d’Ivoire – tombe de Dj Arafat profanée: le préfet d’Abidjan réagit

Le préfet d'Abidjan n'est pas resté indifférent face à la profanation de la tombe de Dj Arafat par...

Virat Kohli-led Team India to sport a new brand on their jersey in upcoming South Africa series – CricketTimes.com

It was recently learned that the Indian cricket team is set to sport a new brand on their...

All Blacks to cover up to avoid Rugby World Cup heatstroke

The All Blacks will be urged to wear hats when roaming around Rugby World Cup host cities in...

DJ Arafat: Fans of Ivorian artist ‘open coffin’ during funeral unrest

Image copyright AFP Image caption Chaotic scenes broke out after thousands gathered at a stadium funeral concert (pictured)...

Championnat du monde de basket 2019 : La Côte d’Ivoire rate son entrée devant la Chine

La sélection de Côte d'Ivoire a été battue (70-55) par la Chine, le samedi 31 août 2019, lors...

Côte d’Ivoire: « finalement les vrais ennemis d’Arafat auront été «ses» chinois… »

Le corps de l'artiste ivoirien DJ Arafat, décédé le 12 août dernier, a été malmené par des soit-disant...

Haller on target again as Hammers beat Norwich

West Ham United's Sebastian Haller REUTERS/David Klein (Reuters) - Sebastian Haller and Andriy Yarmolenko were on target as...