Day: September 19, 2019

Jammal Trust Bank Liquidates Following US Sanctions

Jammal Trust Bank SAL on Tuesday announced the board's decision to liquidate the bank, weeks after the U.S....

Africa’s top shots: 13-19 September 2019

A selection of photos from across Africa and of Africans elsewhere this week: Image copyright Getty Images Image...

New film ‘Desrances’ casts lead actor from Brooklyn

He's proud to be a leading actor in the film, which details a man from Haiti who moves...

Peter Magombeyi: Zimbabwe union leader found after ‘abduction’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Hundreds of doctors protested after Peter Magombeyi went missing A Zimbabwean union...

VBS bounty buys Floyd a Rover | News | Politics

The name of the Economic Freedom Fighters second-in-command, Floyd Shivambu, is once again entwined in VBS largesse, this...

Chelsea may just fool ’Pool | News | Sport

What an annoying time to play Chelsea. Five games in and five points clear, Liverpool have improbably put...

Cutting-Edge Tech Helps Curb Epidemics In West Africa

Dr Uchenna Nwokenna, Acting Program Director Regional Actions Through Data at BroadReach ConsultingWest Africa is embracing technology to...

Côte d’Ivoire : Voici le communiqué opaque de la CIE sur le délestage du 19 septembre

La direction générale de Compagnie ivoirienne d'électricité (CIE) incarnée par Ahmadou Bakayoko reconnaît la coupure générale d'électricité, qui...

Délimitation maritime Côte d’Ivoire – Ghana : Les deux pays en phase de signer un acte historique

Le médiateur de la République (à g) et le ministre d'État du Ghana sont en discussion pour finaliser...

Tunisia’s ex-president Ben Ali dies in exile aged 83

By AFPMore by this Author Former Tunisian president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, the first leader to be...

26 pupils, two teachers killed in Liberia school fire

By AFPMore by this Author A huge fire at a Liberian Koranic school killed at least 26 pupils...

South Africa struggles with surge of sexist violence

By AFPMore by this Author Broken, cream-coloured tiles form a mosaic of a woman's face in the entrance...

Côte d’Ivoire : Voici le communiqué conjoint armée-police qui enfonce la hiérarchie des Forces …

C'est un communiqué conjoint qu'Afriksoir.net avait annoncé . Il est tombé aux alentours de 20h ce jeudi 19...

Closure of border with Benin leaves rice-loving Nigerians fuming

By AFPMore by this Author The days of heaping 50-kilo sacks of rice across the saddle of their...

Production de la bière : Heineken désormais brassée en Côte d’Ivoire

Heineken est désormais brassée en Côte d'Ivoire. Une bonne nouvelle pour les amateurs de cette bière qui se...

300 more Nigerians repatriated from South Africa

By AFPMore by this Author More than 300 Nigerians were flown home from South Africa on Wednesday in...

Evening markets: Cocoa futures soar on West Africa production curbs. Spring wheat up too

Jack Scoville at Price Futures noted “talk that the governments in Ivory Coast and Ghana are trying to...

Third Algerian protest figure detained within a week

An Algerian court on Thursday ordered the pre-trial detention of a leading figure in protests that have gripped...

Documentation opens doors for Kenya’s stateless Shona community

Ending statelessness by 2024 is an ambitious goal, but NORCAP expert Sadiq Boateng is closing the gap with...

Côte d’Ivoire : A quelques heures du Conseil des ministres, un incendie à proximité de la salle a …

Il y a eu plus de peur que de mal, hier, à l'hôtel Président de Yamoussoukro. Un incendie...

Irish success is getting past quarter-finals

Irish rugby fans need little reminding of the country's dismal record at the knockout stages of the World...

Côte d’Ivoire : Guillaume Soro appelle à un nouveau dialogue politique

À l'occasion de la commémoration de la révolution du 19 septembre 2002 contre le régime discriminatoire de l'ivoirité,...

Arsenal teenager Bukayo Saka looks better than £72m signing Nicolas Pepe, reckons Martin Keown

The 24-year-old Ivory Coast international has appeared in all five of Arsenal's Premier League games so far this...

Rebel-controlled town in Mali concerns African leaders

As West African leaders try to find ways to stop jihadist violence in the Sahel region, attention is...

Côte d’Ivoire : Une autre version pointe une « rafle sauvage » visant un élément des Forces …

Qu'est-ce qui a poussé des éléments des Forces spéciales à s'attaquer à la préfecture de police d'Abidjan, ce...

The Front Row special: Andrew Saville weighs in on All Blacks team selection | 1 NEWS NOW

There were no surprises in the All Blacks' line-up for their first Rugby World Cup clash with the...

Panama HSFO availabilities tighten

A shipment of 201,716 bl of low-sulphur fuel oil from Ivory Coast discharged in Panama at the end...

Ethiopia FDI [Business Africa] | Africanews

Ethiopia is leading the rest of the sub-region as the largest recipient of Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) in...

Best foot forward? Irish history of tough RWC openers

Rugby World Cups have not been kind to Ireland and opening pool games have been a real mixed...

Obituary: Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali took over in a bloodless coup in 1987...

Dominique Ouattara à Washington: « 85% des enfants impliqués dans la cacaoculture vont à l …

Dominique Ouattara a exposé le mercredi 18 septembre 2019, les acquis de la Côte d'Ivoire dans la lutte...

Côte d’Ivoire-AIP / Bientôt la construction de quatre CHR et deux hôpitaux généraux en Côte d’Ivoire

Le Ministre de la Santé et de l'Hygiène Publique, Aka Aouélé et le Directeur du groupe britannique NMSI,...

Côte d’Ivoire : Une coupure générale d’électricité, un 19 septembre sème la panique

Plusieurs quartiers d'Abidjan et villes de l'intérieur du pays, ont vu leur fourniture d'électricité interrompue pendant des heures,...

Côte d’Ivoire: 2020, depuis le Plateau, des femmes préoccupées avec la formation de deux blocs …

À l'origine de l'organisation de cette journée, le Réseau Paix et Sécurité pour les femmes de l'espace Cedeao...

Uganda: Cashew Nut Suppliers Stuck With Seedlings

Several nursery bed owners in Teso, Lango, Acholi and West Nile sub-regions are counting losses after failing to...

Uganda: 20 Hotels Approved to Host Commonwealth Conference

The organising committee for the 64th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference (CPC) has approved 20 hotels to provide accommodation for...

Uganda: Minister Asks Health Workers to Apply for Jobs in Villages

Kampala — The State minister for Higher Education, Mr John Chrysestom Muyingo, has urged health workers who have...

Uganda Hunting Contacts After Suspected Ebola Patient Dies

Uganda has started tracing contacts associated with a Tanzanian doctor who died of suspected Ebola disease. President Museveni...

Uganda: Us, EU Speak Out On Kayihura Sanctions

Authorities at the American embassy in Kampala, and the head of European Union (EU) delegation to Uganda, ambassador...

Côte d’Ivoire: Bouaké, pour démontrer la perspicacité de son temple, un enseignant de l’UAO …

Lazare Poamé, premier responsable de l'UAO se disant heureux de recevoir à son bureau le meilleur enseignant-chercheur de...