Day: October 21, 2019

Ivory Coast dry spell, sun to improve cocoa main crop -farmers

ABIDJAN — Lighter rains mixed with sunshine across most of Ivory Coast's cocoa-growing regions will boost the October-to-March...

Thousands of Sudanese call for dissolving Bashir’s party

By AFPMore by this Author Thousands of Sudanese rallied in several cities including the capital Khartoum on Monday,...

South Africa: Deputy President David Mabuza Updates Parliament On African Continental Free Trade Agreement, 22 Oct

Deputy President Mabuza to update Parliament on progress in the implementation of AfCFTA and ways to improve service...

South Africa: North West Provincial Treasury Holds Three Day Departmental Strategic Planning Session

Provincial Treasury urged to change gear due to sluggish economic conditions The North West MEC for Finance, Ms...

Africa: Russia-Africa Summit – Moscow Wants ‘Solid Package of Proposals’ From Nigeria, Others

Russia says it is expecting African governments and businesses to come to Sochi summit with a "solid package...

South Africa: Minister Aaron Motsoaledi Engages Western Cape-Based Religious Leaders On Marriage Policy Review, 23 Oct

The Minister of Home Affairs, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, is scheduled to host a dialogue with religious leaders in...

South Africa: End in Sight for Phoenix Triple Murder Case

The end is in sight for the infamous Phoenix triple murder case in the Durban High Court, where...

Cameroon: Local Development – U.S. Embassy Offers 42 Million Fcfa to 7 Self-Help Groups

The money will help to improve access to clean water, provide classrooms and increase economic opportunities for communities...

Cameroon: Minrex – Political, Humanitarian Talks Held

In three separate audiences on October 18, 2019, Minister Mbella Mbella discussed bilateral and multilateral cooperation ties with...

Cameroon: Child Nutrition – The Risks Posed By Poor Diet

The United Nations Children's Fund in a recent study warns that poverty, urbanization, climate change and poor eating...

Cameroon: Cinema – Film Animation Festival Rounds Off

It was with a feeling of a 'mission accomplie' that participants and organizers of CANIMAF ended the third...

Cameroon: Major National Dialogue – Government Responds to Ambiguous Declarations

The Minister of Communication who is government's spokesperson in an interview on October 18, 2019, evaluated the success...

Cameroon: CHRACERH – Women Thank God in Prayers

A special thanksgiving mass took place at the hospital to exalt the Almighty for the gift of children....

Cameroon: National School Orientation Day – Nalova Lyonga Steals the Show

She was not only the surprise guest at the launching but also touched the public with her improvised...

Cameroon: National Football Championship – New Season Kicks Off

Bamboutos FC of Mbouda trounced Colombe Sportif of Dja and Lobo 5-2 in a season opener on Friday...

Cameroon: Enthronement of Japan’s Emperor – PM Represents President Paul Biya

Emperor Naruhito will be enthroned tomorrow October 22, 2019 at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo with the Prime...

Day wins Japan Skins as Woods emerges unscathed

CHIBA, Tokyo (Reuters) - Jason Day won the Japan Skins game on Monday but the real winner was...

East Africa: Weathermen Warn of Heavy, Destructive Rains

Poor management of surface run-off in East Africa has come to the fore, with the onset of rains...

French official says World Cup ref’s picture with Wales fans is shocking

TOKYO (Reuters) - A leading French rugby official has demanded “explanations” after a photograph emerged of referee Jaco...

Côte d’Ivoire : toute la production nationale de noix de cajou a été écoulée au cours de la …

En termes de volumes d'anacardes transformés, la Côte d'Ivoire a enregistré un peu moins de 69 000 tonnes...

Highly-rated South Africa international set to sign for Welsh rugby region

South Africa Test lock Marvin Orie is set to link with the Ospreys on a short-term contract. The...

South Africa: DA Calls Urgent Federal Executive Meeting After Mashaba Resignation Bombshell

The Democratic Alliance (DA) will convene an urgent federal executive meeting after the shock announcement on Monday that...

Ghana Fail to Qualify for CHAN

Ghana's quest to qualify for 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN) was yesterday blown apart by their Burkina Faso...

Ghana: 20-Member Delegation in China to Undergo Regional Aviation Management Training

Beijing — PA 20-member delegation from Ghana are in the Chinese capital, Beijing, to participate in a training...

Ghana: Burkinabe Journalist Declared WAMECA Overall Winner

Burkinabe journalist Sama Tounwendsida Hugues Richard has emerged the overall winner at the just ended Media Foundation for...

Tanzania: Ulimwengu – What Makes Nyerere Tick Among Tanzanians After Such a Long Time?

Practically the whole of Tanzania was involved in high degrees of soul searching about a death that happened...

South Africa: 60 Years of Writing and Fighting – Ramaphosa Celebrates the African Communist

On the 60 th anniversary of the African Communist journal, President Cyril Ramaphosa and secretary general of the...

Kenya Welcomes Speculators to Boost Activity On Dormant Mart

Kenya has opened up its stockmarket to increased speculation by creating a window that will see sophisticated and...

Ghana: Govt Working to Improve Healthcare in Prisons – VP Bawumia

Government is collaborating with the Ghana Health Service and other stakeholders to improve health systems in Ghana's prisons,...

Ghana: Vice President Bawumia Visits Victims of Upper East Rainfall Disaster

Vice President, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, on Sunday 20th October, 2019 led a government delegation to visit victims...

Tanzania Gives Chinese Firm Conditions for Bagamoyo Port

The government of Tanzania has issued an ultimatum to the Chinese investor in the $10 billion Bagamoyo port...

Congo-Kinshasa: Blandine Kazade – the Nurse Who Saved a City

In the Ebola epidemiological zones in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, health care workers must stay alert,...

What’s wrong with Nicolas Pepe? The £72m winger filled Arsenal fans with so much hope when he …

In truth, the majority knew fairly little about the Ivory Coast forward but a quick look at his...

Côte d’Ivoire: Ohouochi Clotilde : « Voici la différence entre la CMU et l’AMU »

Côte d'Ivoire: Ohouochi Clotilde : « Voici la différence entre la CMU et l'AMU ... La cadre du...

Ghana: Health Minister Cuts Sod for the Rehabilitation of Kibi, Atibie Hospitals

The Minister for Health, Mr Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, has cut the sod for the rehabilitation of the Kibi and...

Ghana: Govt Working to Improve Healthcare in Prisons – – Vice President Bawumia

The government is collaborating with the Ghana Health Service and other stakeholders to improve health systems in Ghana's...

Ghana: ICAG Holds 33rd Graduation and Admission, 267 Admitted Into Membership

The second Graduation and Admission ceremony of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana (ICAG) in the year 2019,...

Ghana: Act Professionally, Diligently – – President Akufo-Addo Tells Officer Cadets

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Friday commissioned 106 cadet officers of the Ghana Armed Forces and urged...

West Africa: Vigilance Committees’ Dilemma in the Fight Against Boko Haram

Boko Haram is attacking Cameroon's Far North Region almost daily - especially the country's vigilance committees and defence...

Sudan: El Gezira Sit-in Into Eighth Day

El Hilaliya — A sit-in by residents of El Hilaliya in Sudan's El Gezira state entered its eighth...