Day: January 9, 2020

Côte d’Ivoire : redevances sur des navires qui chargent ou déchargent dans les ports

Le ministère ivoirien des Transports a adressé une note aux armateurs dont les navires font escale en Côte...

Lesotho PM’s party seeks his ouster over wife’s murder

Lesotho's ruling party on Thursday asked Prime Minister Thomas Thabane to resign over alleged links to the 2017...

West Africa: 2020, Nigeria and the West Africa Challenge

West Africa is undergoing a very difficult phase in its evolution. A report just published by the International...

Rwanda’s economy growing faster than Ghana, Ivory Coast – World Bank

A World Bank report has said Rwanda will become the fastest-growing economy in sub-Saharan Africa with a Gross...

January’s African football news in brief

Guinea's Simon Falette joined Eintracht Frankfurt from French club Metz in 2017Thursday 9 January:Swedish top-flight club Kalmar FF...

Representation of African Women in Various Sectors

Drawing on research undertaken at over 200 African companies and interviews with more than 30 women leaders across...

Uganda: Non-Bagisu Living in Fear Over Forced Circumcision

Non — Bagisu living in Mbale Municipal Council and other areas in Bugisu Sub-region have expressed fear over...

Gunmen kill 12 in central Nigeria attack

Gunmen have killed 12 people in an attack on a village in a region of central Nigeria known...

DR Congo jail: Inmates starve to death in Makala Prison

Image copyright AFP Image caption The jail is severely overcrowded, with five times the number of prisoners it...

Uganda: Journalist Arrested Over Bobi Wine Narrates His Ordeal

A journalist, who was arrested while covering events that followed the incarceration of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi,...

Kenya: New Cutting-Edge Technologies to Redefine Farming in This Decade

Agriculture remained the country's biggest employer last year, absorbing more than half of the working population and contributing...

Côte d’Ivoire: Debordo Leekunfa envoie un message à Alassane Ouattara

Sur sa page Facebook dans l'après-midi de ce jeudi 09 janvier 2020, le chanteur ivoirien Debordo Leekunfa a...

Eritrea: Various Public Diplomacy Activities

Asmara — Nationals residing in Australia and Sweden conducted various activities depicting their attachment with the homeland. According...

Van Niekerk back for ODI series in New Zealand

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South Africa: Employment Equity Reports Due Next Week

Employers have until next Wednesday to file their employment equity (EE) online reports in line with the Employment...

South Africa: Alleged Police Killer Arrested

A joint operation by the DPCI Gauteng, Tracing Team Gauteng and Tracing Team North West has led to...

Zimbabwe: Human Trafficker Nabbed – allAfrica.com

A member of the human trafficking syndicates, who ran away from the court some six months ago was...

Zimbabwe: Machete-Wielding Gang Who Besieged Police Camp in Gokwe to Appear in Court Thursday

The 47 gang members who were arrested after storming Zenda Police base in Gokwe on Wednesday evening in...

Chad: Al-Burhan Sends Two Cables of Thanks to President of Chad, AUC Chairperson

Khartoum — President of the Sovereign Council Lieutenant General Abdul-Fattah Al-Burhan sent a cable of thanks to President...

Sudan: Al-Burhan – We Have Been Patient With Provocations to Maintain Security

Khartoum — President of the Sovereign Council and the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces Lieutenant General Abdul-Fattah...

Ghana: Bui Power Authority Awards Scholarships to Five

The Bui Power Authority (BPA) on Tuesday awarded scholarship packages to five students selected from some of its...

Ghana: First Atlantic Bank Donates Classroom Block to Cape Coast School for the Deaf, Blind

The First Atlantic Bank has, as part of its commitment to positively impact communities in which it operates,...

Nigeria: 2020 Women’s Volleyball Olympic Qualifiers – Nigeria Clinches First Victory

They outplayed Botswana 3-1 sets in first encounter of the day at the Yaounde Multipurpose Sports Complex in...

Cameroon-Congo – Relations Bilateral Cooperation Appraised

Ambassador Ollessongo Valentin and Minister Adoum Gargoum reviewed cooperation ties between both countries on January 7, 2020 at...

Angola: Health Sector’s Job Applications Extended for One Day

Luanda — The period for submission of applications in the Health sector, which started last December 09 and...

Mozambique detains 6 opposition members over violent attacks

By ARNALDO VIEIRAMore by this Author Mozambique authorities are detaining six opposition members for allegedly having a hand...

Fiery Russia beat Argentina in ATP Cup quarter-final, Australia advance

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Daniil Medvedev continued to baffle his opponents at the ATP Cup on Thursday, securing a...

Kenya: Gideon Moi Quizzed By Detectives Over KPA Tender Scam

The chickens have come home to roost for some of the biggest families in the country after what...

Uganda: Seven Court Staff Face Disciplinary Action Over Corruption

The Judiciary top management has directed disciplinary action against two Magistrates and five support staff following the recent...

Uganda: Riot Police Deployed At EC Headquarters

Riot Police and other heavily armed police officers Thursday cordoned off the headquarters of the Electoral Commission (EC)...

Magnum is releasing a pink chocolate ice cream with raspberry swirl sauce

Magnum ice creams are touted as the ice cream for grown ups, and over the years there have...

Tanzania: Big Tree Sparkle in Isles Beach Soccer Tournament

BIG Tree began well their race for Mapinduzi Cup Beach Soccer title following their 6-3 win over Swimming...

Tanzania: Ruvuma Queens Warn Rivals With Panama Girls Rout

RUVUMA Queens punished Panama Girls with 11-0 blitz in their Tanzania Women League match held yesterday at Samora...

Tanzania: Samatta Picks Mane Over Salah

NATIONAL senior team, Taifa Stars skipper Mbwana Samatta voted for Sadio Mane, while his coach Etienne Ndayiragije picked...

Tanzania: NBS – Annual Inflation Rate Drops Drastically

THE Annual Average Headline Inflation Rate from January to December, 2019 has decreased to 3.4per cent from 3.5per...

Kenya: Is Kenya Opening the Door Wider to Fake Medicines?

Kenya’s regulations for greater port efficiency could increase the risk of counterfeit medicines in East Africa. Kenya’s decision...

Nigeria: Recycled Politicians Can’t Get Nigeria Out of Woods – Mimiko

Akure — The immediate-past Governor of Ondo State, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, wednesday said recycling the old order in...

Nigeria: Suspects in SARS Detention, Demand N100m Damages Over Alleged Unlawful Detention

Two suspects have sought an order of the court for a N100 million compensation as damages for alleged...

Kenya Plans Iran Tea Mission as U.S. Row Rages

Kenya will next month send its third tea trade mission to Iran in the last four years as...

South Africa: Public Comment Sought On Development Charges for New Land Projects

National Treasury is seeking public comment into the published Municipal Fiscal Powers and Functions Amendment Bill (MFPFAB). The...