Day: October 12, 2019

Uganda: Calls to End Early Marriages Dominate Day of the Girl Child

Kampala — Calls for action to end early marriages and other sexual abuses against girls have dominated the...

Tanzania: Magufuli Speaks Out on Refugees Repatriation

Dar es Salaam — President John Magufuli yesterday told off the people whom he said were benefitting from...

No shortage of courage but Georgia need to develop threats

FUKUROI CITY, Japan (Reuters) - Georgia arrived at their fifth Rugby World Cup with a reputation as a...

Kenya: The Great Kipchoge Bust Sub-Two Hour Marathon Barrier to Write History

Nairobi — The greatest of all-time marathoner Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge proved to the world that no human being...

Kenya: Eliud Kipchoge Breaks Sub Two-Hour Marathon Barrier in Vienna

Nairobi — Two-time Berlin champion, Eliud Kipchoge, has broken the sub-two hour marathon ceiling in the INEOS159 challenge...

Côte d’Ivoire: Drame à Man, une fillette de 4 ans emportée par les eaux avec sa mère

Les fortes pluies qui s'abattent depuis quelques jours sur Abidjan et les villes de l'intérieur du pays, ont...

England go for six-a-side World Cup glory, with a little help from Big Ron

On a Crete beach over the next 10 days 40 international teams will battle it out ... Thirteen...

Khama Billiat finally speaks out on Sundowns transfer saga

Kaizer Chiefs forward, Khama Billiat was the talk of the most recent transfer window, following interest from his...

Kenya: Hail the King! Peerless Eliud Kipchoge Breaks Two-Hour Marathon Barrier

Eliud Kipchoge Saturday became the first man to run the marathon under two hours after clocking *** during...

Eliud Kipchoge breaks two-hour marathon mark by 20 seconds

Eliud Kipchoge has become the first athlete to run a marathon in under two hours, beating the mark...

Burkina violence forces 267 000 to flee in last 3 months – UNHCR

Violence in Burkina Faso has caused more than a quarter of a million people to flee their homes...

Malawi: Ministers Claim Opposition Plot Assassination – UTM Rubbishes It

Opposition UTM Party has described as childish, government allegations that the Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and UTM have...

Réfugié en Côte d’Ivoire : Blaise Compaoré a de gros soucis

À la chute de son pouvoir le 31 octobre 2014, Blaise Compaoré, qui a dirigé le Burkina Faso...

Zimbabwe: Rare France Praise for Govt

French President Emmanuel Macron reserved rare praise for Zimbabwe for its deepened fight against HIV, tuberculosis (TB) and...

Zimbabwe: Support Business-Minded Youths, First Lady Urges Banks

Financial Institutions should support bankable business proposals from youths given the majority of them lack collateral, First Lady...

Zimbabwe: VP Mohadi Meets Former New Zealand PM

FORMER New Zealand Prime Minister, who is also the chairperson of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, Right Honourable...

Zimbabwe: Kombis the New Zupco

Government has opened the Zimbabwe United Passenger Company (Zupco) franchise to commuter omnibus operators in a move likely...

Zimbabwe: Drug Addicts Turn to Light Bulbs

DRUG addicts in Harare have gone wild, stealing energy-saver bulbs from verandas in high-density suburbs, with others scavenging...

Zimbabwe: Major Boost for Zimbabwe-EU Relations

In a huge boost to the country's re-engagement drive, the inaugural meeting of the Zimbabwe Economic Partnership Agreement...

Orlando Pirates defender Bongani Sam on South Africa’s Olympic dream

The 22-year-old player is under pressure to impress coach Notoane in order to win a place in the...

Africa Continues To Be Ripe For Investment

Julien Fouriot, sales director for Africa at Crosscall, the French specialists of phones designed for outdoor environments.Even though...

Malawi: Youth Movement for Mental Health Awareness Launched

Students at Cherub Private School in Lilongwe were on Thursday, 10th October encouraged and informed on ways to...

South Africa: Three Dead, One Critical in Collision With Truck

Fochville — Three people, including a child of 8 or 9 years of age, have died and one...

Sudan: Poisonous Practice – the Ongoing Fight to Close Gold Mines

"Companies leave our land! Health before everything!" shouted demonstrators last week in Kalogi, South Kordofan State. Civilians are...

Plane veers off runway in Kenya, leaving some injured

An aircraft flying 55 people from Kenya's capital to tourist attraction Lamu island veered off the runway during...

Africa: Youth Are Well Positioned to Steer Continent’s Transformation – First Lady

First Lady Jeannette Kagame on Friday made a case for the youth in Africa, saying that they were...

Rwanda: Four Countries Bid to Host Next Youthconnekt Africa Summit

Four countries have put in their bids to host next year's YouthConneckt Africa Summit, the largest youth gathering...

WAFU Cup 2019: Ghana captain Shafiu Mumuni sure of victory ahead of final against Senegal

Meanwhile, left back Ibrahim Moro could be back in the team after missing the semi final against Ivory...

Gervinho: Parma forward commits to the club until 2022

A 2015 Africa Cup of Nations winner with Ivory Coast, Gervinho was a notable absentee in Ibrahim Kamara's...

Meghan Markle news: Harry wanted Meghan and baby Archie on Africa tour for two reasons | Royal | News

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle embarked on a royal tour of Africa which lasted over a week and...

Tough week for aviation in Africa: fatalities, near misses in DRC, Kenya, Senegal

Africa’s aviation sector has been rocked by three fatal and near-fatal incidents this week, including a crash in...

Nat Sciver, Katherine Brunt engaged: Cricket stars Instagram post

England Women teammates Katherine Brunt and Nat Sciver have announced their engagement on National Coming Out Day.The pair,...

Telecoms, A Key Driver For Development In Zimbabwe

Image SuppliedZimbabwe’s economy has been on the verge of collapse for two decades, but the telecoms sector could...

Tomas Kalas can take his time returning – this Bristol City defence is a tough nut to crack

Ultimately the defeat cost Reading manager Jose Gomes his job, ... I would look at the AFCON 2019...

World Rugby to decide on Sunday games ‘as soon as possible’ after typhoon

Tokyo - Rugby World Cup officials said they would inspect venues for Sunday's matches immediately after Typhoon Hagibis...

Injury blow for Silver Ferns ahead of Constellation Cup opener

Midcourter Whitney Souness has been named for the Constellation Cup opener against the Australian Diamonds tomorrow as a...

Dennerby bids Nigerians emotional farewell

... was absent as the Falcons crashed out from the 2020 Olympics in a double-legged Olympic qualification fourth...

Tupac ‘alive in South Africa’ as conspiracy reignites due to ‘new photo of rapper’

The mystery shrouding the death of rapper Tupac Shakur has been lifted, according to conspiracy theorists. The hip-hop...

India vs South Africa Live Cricket Score, 2nd Test Match at Pune, Day 3: Shami Removes Nortje Early

India vs South Africa, Live Cricket Score, 2nd Test Match at Pune Live Score and latest updates:OUT: Shami...

Why I went public about being raped, 67 years later

Prominent Ghanaian journalist, BBC columnist and former government minister Elizabeth Ohene recently wrote about her experience of being...