Month: October 2019

Hamilton all set for a sixth celebration in Texas

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton has a week to wait for his sixth Formula One championship and...

Tanzania backsliding on freedoms under Magufuli: Amnesty, HRW

By AFPMore by this Author President John Magufuli has presided over a crackdown on media and civil society...

Côte d’Ivoire : le Japon fait un don de 39 millions $ pour le secteur de la santé

(Agence Ecofin) - Le Japon a accordé un don d'une valeur de 23 milliards FCFA (39 millions $)...

Nigeria: Again, Supreme Court Strikes Out Suit Challenging Buhari’s Re-Election

The Supreme Court on Monday again struck out an appeal filed by the presidential candidate of the Hope...

Nigeria: Spending VAT Proceeds On Recurrent Expenditure Counter-Productive – ActionAid Nigeria

A civil society organisation, ActionAid Nigeria (ANN), has said it is counterproductive to spend the proceeds of the...

Kenya: Nairobi Metropolitan Rental Market Trends On the Rise

Nairobi — Major towns in the outskirts of Nairobi City continue to experience a rising rental trend, according...

Kenya: Police in Nairobi Recover More Than 260 Stolen Phones

Police in Nairobi have recovered more than 260 mobile phones stolen in armed robberies and muggings in the...

Kenya: Jambojet Starts Selling Flight Tickets to Kigali and Mogadishu

Nairobi — Low-cost carrier Jambojet has started selling flight tickets to Kigali and Mogadishu in anticipation for the...

Nigeria: Dangote Cement Dominated Activities in Minerals Production in 2017 – NEITI

The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) in its latest report released in Abuja revealed that activities in...

Nigeria: Despite Health Risks, Firewood Use Still Thrives in Nigerian Communities

Though Nigeria ratified the Paris agreement on climate change in 2017, the country still grapples with the challenge...

Kenya: Ronnie Osumba Narrates How Low He Fell in Life With the Failed Presidential Bid

Very little was known about Ronnie Osumba, until he chose to be Peter Kenneth's running mate in the...

Tanzania: Climate of Fear, Censorship As Repression Mounts

Nairobi — Tanzania's repression of the media, human rights defenders, and opposition parties has intensified since 2015, Amnesty...

Congo-Kinshasa: Escaped Congolese Warlord Inspires New Attacks

About 20 fighters loyal to the notorious warlord Gédéon Kyungu Mutanga government security forces in Lubumbashi, southeastern Democratic...

Kenya: Twins Mother Seeks to Join Court Battle for Fidel Odinga’s Property

The mother of twins at the centre of dispute between Ida Odinga and daughter in-law Lwam Getachew Bekele...

Sierra Leone: How the SLPP took power. And then took some more.

Last year, the Sierra Leone People’s Party won the presidency but not parliament. Power was divided, but not...

Sudan: Decline in Cholera Cases in Sudan

Sennar / Blue Nile — Sennar and Blue Nile state witnessed a significant decline in cholera cases over...

Sudan: UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Sudan Lauds WFP Access to Nuba Mountains

Khartoum — The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator in Sudan has welcomed the first UN humanitarian mission to the...

Sudan: Six Shot in South Darfur

Gireida — Four men and two women were shot and wounded in Roro village in Gireida, South Darfur,...

Sudan: Rebel Delegation Welcomed in Sudan Capital

Khartoum — The Sudanese government and the Forces for Freedom and Change (FFC) have welcomed the arrival of...

Sudan: Followers of Former Janjaweed Leader Demand His Release

Khartoum — Relatives of detainees of the Revolutionary Awakening Council held a protest vigil in front of the...

Sudan: Crisis Group – Sudan Needs Support to Follow-Up Power-Sharing Deal

Brussels — Sudan's post-Bashir transition holds the promise of civilian rule but also perils, among them renewed insurgency,...

Zimbabwe Is Hosting World Space Week Celebrations

In accordance with the United Nations calendar, space-faring nations recognize and celebrate the largest space event from the...

Kenya: All Set for KCPE as Choppers On Standby for Flood-Prone Areas

The Government was last night preparing to use police helicopters to fly Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE)...

Kenya: How AFC Leopards Plunged Into Debt

AFC Leopards chairman Dan Shikanda has confirmed the club is deep in debt and is now appealing to...

Tanzania: Climate of Fear As ‘Ruthless’ Repression Mounts

The 'government must repeal all oppressive laws being used to clamp down on dissent, and urgently end human...

Kenya: New Dates for KDF Recruitment Announced

The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) has set new dates for recruitment exercise which was canceled last week. The...

Somalia: Uganda Legislators On Working Visit to Somalia to Assess Welfare of Ugandan Troops in AMISOM

A delegation of Members of Parliament from Uganda, is on a week long working visit to Somalia to...

Côte d’Ivoire: Abidjan: le calvaire des usagers aux heures de pointe

Capitale économique de la Côte d'Ivoire, Abidjan est la ville la plus peuplée du pays. Abidjan était appelée...

Zambia: The Bad News – Civil Society Setbacks in India and Zambia

The struggle for human rights is arduous, often full of threat, sometimes marred by setbacks and defeats. It's...

Tennis South Africa announces new wheelchair tennis partnership with TUKS

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Côte d’Ivoire: «Injonction et mise sous surveillance rapprochée» de la BHCI, le rapport complet de …

Côte d'Ivoire: «Injonction et mise sous surveillance rapprochée» de la BHCI, le rapport ... Devant le siège de...

South Africa to change its marriage laws

Home Affairs minister Aaron Motsoaledi says that his department is working on a number of changes to South...

England v South Africa: Sale Sharks send Tom Curry’s twin Ben to Japan

Ben Curry (right) and twin brother Tom celebrate a try for Sale SharksRugby World Cup final: England v...

Côte d’Ivoire: «Injonction et mise en surveillance rapprochée» de la BHCI, le rapport de la …

Côte d'Ivoire: «Injonction et mise en surveillance rapprochée» de la BHCI, le rapport de la commission bancaire. 11...

Côte d’Ivoire/Présidentielles de 2020 : Alpha Blondy pas contre un 3ème mandat d’Alassane …

Depuis Houphouët, aucun président n'a bâti la Côte d'Ivoire comme Alassane Ouattara. Je souhaite qu'il finisse en beauté...

Kenya: Khaligraph Loses Sh60k Silver Chain to Daring Mugger At Guinness Smooth Party

Hard-hitting lyrical rapper Khaligraph Jones lost his silver chain worth Sh60,000 at the lavish Guinness Smooth launch party...

FROM THE TOUCHLINE – MONDAY, 28 OCTOBER

The football coach has managed Zambia, Angola, Ivory Coast and Morocco, and inspired a Facebook page called Let's...

Côte d’Ivoire: Les lauréats d’Orange Fab saison 5 récompensés

Véronique Kouadio Responsable Orange fab et les lauréats (Ph Koaci). Vendredi dernier à Marcory, les starts up lauréates...

Egypt recall Mohamed Salah after his international rest

Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah was rested for Egypt's recent international friendly win over BotswanaEgypt head coach Hossam El...

Nigeria: 2020 Budget Defence Ends Today – Senate Insists

The spokesman of the Senate, Senator Dayo Adeyeye, yesterday insisted that the ongoing 2020 budget defence by Ministries,...