Day: October 12, 2019

S Africa’s de Allende opts for conservatism in knockout phase

KOBE, Japan (Reuters) - South Africa midfield back Damian de Allende is unlikely to abandon his conservative playing...

Kipchoge’s sub-two hour marathon like landing on the moon

VIENNA (Reuters) - Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge made athletics history on Saturday when he became the first person to...

2019 WAFU Cup: Gambian Referee To Officiate Ghana, Senegal Final Match

Assistant line one on the day will be Abou Ngoh from the Ivory Coast while line two will...

Dj Tira makes fun of his son’s heartbreak. 

Local music artist DJ Tira had a morning of laughter as he woke up to the bitter news...

Côte d’Ivoire: réunion sur le cacao et la déforestation sous l’égide de l’UE

Depuis l'indépendance, en 1960, la Côte d'Ivoire a perdu 90% de sa forêt, en raison de l'agriculture et...

Tetesi za soka Ulaya Jumamosi 12.10.2019: Eriksen, Haland, Aurier, Dier, Parkinson, Lacazette

Beki wa kulia wa Tottenham na Ivory Coast Serge Aurier, 26, amefichua kwamba alitaka kuondoka mjini London mwisho...

The longest Uber trip in South Africa

Taxi-hailing group Uber is celebrating its sixth year in South Africa, and has released some insightful stats on...

Kipchoge’s Win Unites The World in Joy

Others were Manchester City Football Club, AS Roma Football Club, former Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure, English media...

Côte d’Ivoire:concert-hommage à Houphouët le 19 octobre 2019 pour la fraternité et la réconciliation

Un festival en hommage à Félix Houphouët Boigny, 1er président de la Côte d'Ivoire, aura lieu le samedi...

Scotland’s participation at World Cups have been cursed – the evidence stretches back to first one …

The 1995 World Cup was like a re-run of 1987, only back to front, Scotland thrashing Ivory Coast...

Nigeria: Budget Defence – President Bans Ministers From International Travels

Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari has announced the immediate suspension of international travels by all cabinet members and...

Nigeria: Buhari Bemoans Sexual Harassment in Schools, Calls for Tougher Sanction

Abuja — President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja called for stricter laws against sexual harassment in Nigerian schools....

Nigeria: FG Launches ‘Operation White’ to Track Fuel Distribution

The federal government has inaugurated 'Operation White,' a critical transparency initiative to be carried out by an 89-man...

Nigeria: At Last, NNPC Strikes Crude Oil Up North

Nigeria's northern region could become an oil producing jurisdiction soon following disclosure yesterday by the Nigerian National Petroleum...

Badminton star Mahoor hopes to represent Pakistan in 2020 Olympics

“I have played 5 international tournaments in this year so far which includes tournaments in Benin, Ivory Coast,...

Uganda: Two Hospitalized After Armed Robbers Attacked Mpigi Family

Police in Mpigi District are hunting for three unknown thugs who attacked a resident in the middle of...

Uganda: Judicial Service Commission Secretary Rose Nassali Suspended

The Ministry of Public Service has interdicted the Secretary to the Judicial Service Commission Dr Rose Nassali Lukwago,...

Tanzania: Magufuli Flags Off Power Project to Connect Katavi to National Grid

RESIDENTS of Katavi Region have all the reasons to smile following commencement of the construction of Tabora- Katavi...

Côte d’Ivoire/Protection des droits des enfants des condamnés à mort : Des Ong plaident pour une …

Plusieurs Ong, dont l'Action des chrétiens pour l'abolition de la torture de Côte d'Ivoire (Acat-CI), la Fédération internationale...

When rain nearly ended the Springboks Rugby World Cup dream

The torrential rains and winds of Typhoon Hagibis have put the Rugby World Cup ambitions of Scotland and...

Uganda: Two Bolivians Arrested At Entebbe International Airport Over Drug Trafficking Charges

Police in Uganda are holding two Bolivian nationals over drug trafficking charges. Choque Condori Emilio, 22, and Martinez...

Tanzania: Stop Criminal Acts, President Warns

PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday issued a stern warning to some refugees who have been engaging in criminal activities...

SIM Cards in 29 Countries Vulnerable to Remote Simjacker Attacks

South America: Peru, Colombia, Brazil, Ecuador, Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, and Paraguay. Africa: Nigeria, Ghana, Benin, Ivory Coast, and...

Nigeria: Senate – Lopsided Recruitment Ongoing in FIRS, NDLEA, Others

Abuja — The Senate has expressed concern over alleged lopsided appointments in some federal agencies and departments and...

Nigeria: Use Looted Funds, Forfeited Assets for Public, TUC Tells FG

Abuja — The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has urged the federal government to use all the...

South Africa’s de Allende opts for conservatism in knockout phase

Sport South Africa midfield back Damian de Allende is unlikely to abandon his conservative playing style any time...

Morocco’s King asks financial institutions make loans more accessible to the youth

King Mohammed VI said on Friday Morocco’s banking and financial sector should make it easier for young entrepreneurs...

Kenya: Likoni Tragedy – Navy, SA Team Tussle Delayed Recovery Efforts

The 13-day recovery operation to retrieve the bodies of a woman and her daughter whose car slipped off...

Kenya: Car That Sunk Into Indian Ocean With Mother and Daughter Retrieved

Mombasa — The car that sunk into the Indian Ocean 13 days ago with a mother and her...

Kenya: Retrieval of Car, Bodies in Likoni Tragedy – As It Happened

The bodies of a woman and her daughter who drowned at the Likoni Channel 13 days ago have...

Ramaphosa to address Financial Times Africa Summit in London

PRETORIA - Pesident Cyril Ramaphosa will undertake a working visit to the United Kingdom from Saturday to Monday,...

Kenya: BBC Journalists Anne Soy and Newton Ndebu ‘Arrested at KICC’

Two BBC journalists were on Friday evening arrested by police at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) after...

South Africa: Woman Sells Biscuits to Make Niece’s Dreams of Becoming a Pilot Come True

An Atteridgeville woman has turned to baking biscuits to raise the money needed to get her niece through...

Kenyatta Condoles With Kin of Mum and Daughter Who Drowned 14 Days Ago

President Uhuru Kenyatta has condoled with the family of John Wambua who lost his wife Mariam Kighenda and...

Tunisia: 2019 Presidential Runoff – Electoral Meeting of Kais Said’s End-of-Campaign At Avenue Bourguiba

Tunis — The campaign team of the candidate in the runoff election, Kais Saied, organised Friday evening an...

Ethiopia Gets First Wetlands Directory

The Ethiopian Wildlife and Natural History Society (EWNHS) in Collaboration with Wetland International (WI) have launched "A First...

Ethiopia: Air Force Plane Crash Kills Two

An Ethiopian Airforce Sukhoi SU27 fighter plane yesterday crashed immediately after takeoff from the Debrezeit air force base,...

Ethiopia: Addis Adds Unity Park to Its Attractions

Unity Park, built at a cost of five-billion-birr grant from various sources and initiated by Prime Minister Abiy...

Zimbabwe: Rural Teachers to Down Tools a Week Into Zimsec Exams

RURAL teachers under the Amalgamated Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (ARTUZ) will next week Monday dump invigilation of...

Nigeria: I Am a Very, Very Rich Person – Governor Umahi

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has said that he became a billionaire at 25 years of age...