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Nigeria: EFCC Writes AGF Over Diezani’s Extradition

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday informed an FCT High Court in Apo it has written...

Côte d’Ivoire : forte baisse de la part du gré-à-gré dans les marchés publics en 2018

D'après le porte-parole du gouvernement ivoirien, Sidi Touré qui était face à la presse au sortir de la...

Tanzania suspends leading newspaper over currency report

Tanzania has suspended a leading newspaper and its website for a week accusing it of falsely reporting currency...

Ethiopia: Court Orders the Police to Bring Absent Defendants in Ex-Somali President File – Translators No Show Despite Court Order

By Mahlet FasilAddis Abeba — Judges at the federal high court 4th criminal bench have ordered the police...

Ghana: President Akufo-Addo Commissions Ceramics Tile Factory in Kpone

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Wednesday, 27th February, 2018, commissioned the Fujian Sentuo...

Liberia: President Weah Woos Investors to Liberia’s Sprawling Business Sector

Tel Aviv, Israel - The President of the Republic, H.E. Dr. George Manneh Weah, has been making frantic...

Senegal: Incumbent Sall Set for Re-Election – Unofficial Tallies

Unofficial tallies for Senegal's elections give incumbent President Macky Sall a first-round win with almost all of the...

Rwanda: Kagame Makes Case for Single African Air Transport Market

By Collins MwaiOperationalisation of the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM) will among other things eliminate challenges of...

Sudan: Economic Malaise Forces Major Sudan Bank to Cut Staff

Khartoum — Tadamon Islamic Bank has decided to reduce employment due to the prevailing economic conditions in Sudan....

Uganda: Police Declines to Renew Licences of 130 Private Security Firms

The inspector general of police, Okoth Ochola has declined to renew the licenses of private security organisations (PSOs)...

Uganda: Govt to Recruit More 22,000 Teachers

Ministry of Education and Sports is set to hire a further 22,000 teachers in FY 2019/20 after ministry...

Ethiopia: Seven Political Parties Agree to Establish Front

Addis Ababa — Seven political parties, four nation-wide and three ethno-nationalist parties have agreed to establish a front....

Ethiopia: Public, Official Diplomacy Critical to Enhance Ties, Bridge Gaps On GERD

Addis Ababa — Public and official diplomacy need to go side by side as they are critical to...

South Africa: Banyana Banyana and Finland Share the Spoils in the Cyprus Cup

27 February 2019 - Vice captain of the Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana, Refiloe Jane, will be making her 100thappearance...

Situation sociopolitique: Soro réclame un ”état des lieux” de la Côte d’Ivoire

Situation sociopolitique: Soro réclame un ''état des lieux'' de la Côte d' ... Affi N'Guessan, Guillaume Soro a...

Boniface Mwamelo: Former Zambia FA official will appeal Fifa ban

Fifa has banned Boniface Mwamelo from all football-related activity for lifeFormer Zambia Football Association official Boniface Mwamelo has...

Côte d’Ivoire : Après Banny et Moriféré, Soro chez Affi qui garde le silence après l’audience

En ma qualité d'ancien premier ministre de Côte d'Ivoire, j'ai souhaité que nous puissions nous retrouver les anciens...

South Africa: Brand South Africa Welcomes South Africa’s Ranking in Dell Digital Transformation Index

press release Brand South Africa welcomes South Africa's ranking in the Dell Digital Transformation Index Brand South Africa...

South Africa: Film and Publication Board Sends Warning On “Momo Challenge” Game

press release FPB urges parents to be vigilant with their children's online activities The Film and Publication Board...

South Africa: Fuel Price Cap Research Still in Progress – Director-General

Deputy director general for petroleum and petroleum products regulation at the Department of Energy, Tseliso Maqubela, said on...

Nigeria: ‘Buhari Is Saving Judiciary With Prosecution of Suspended CJN’ – Prof. Itse Sagay

interview By Sunday AikulolaItsejuwa Esanjumi Sagay, born in 1940, attended Government College, Ughelli, Delta State between September 1954...

South Africa: Working Towards a Clean SA

Government is set to launch a ground-breaking initiative that seeks to mobilize all South Africans to become more...

Nigeria: Woman Narrates How Husband Allegedly Raped Three Daughters

By Yetunde Ayobami OjoA businesswoman, Tope Ogba, has narrated to the Lagos Violence and Sexual Offences Court sitting...

South Africa: Programmes to Prepare Youth for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Deputy President David Mabuza says government is implementing programmes in a way that ensures that the country is...

South Africa: Do You Know What Your Children Are Watching?

The Film and Publication Board (FPB) has urged parents to be vigilant and closely monitor their children's online...

South Africa: Parliament Begins Preparing for Elections

Parliament has begun preparations for the 2019 General Elections and the establishment of the Sixth Parliament following the...

South Africa: SA to Send Humanitarian Assistance to South Sudan

Deputy President David Mabuza says government will soon send aid to South Sudan as the country gets set...

South Africa: No Experience for Entry-Level Jobs Is a Game Changer

From 1 April, job experience will no longer be a pre-requisite for those applying for entry-level jobs in...

Kenya: Sauti Sol’s Bien Baraza Proposes to Longtime Girlfriend Chiki Kuruka

By Hilary KimuyuSauti Sol's vocalist Bien Aime Baraza on Wednesday surprised his longtime girlfriend Chiki Onwukwe with an...

South Africa: Correctional Services Ready to Insource 26 Kitchens

The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) has expressed readiness to take over services in the 26 kitchens being...

South Africa: Tensions Erupt in North West Courtroom During Sentencing of Pupil Who Killed His Teacher

Tensions were high at the Lehurutshe Regional Court on Thursday morning when members of the public and the...

Tanzania: Programme to Empower Women Launched in Dar

By Jimmy LwangiliA NINE-MONTH programme that aims at training and encouraging women to take charge in management and...

Tanzania Up 31 Places in Global Innovation Index

By Lydia ShekighendaTHE rapid development of innovation ecosystem in Tanzania over the past five years has improved the...

Tanzania: Govt Now Sets Up Vaccine Production Centre

By Harriet Kiama, KibahaTHE government, through the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries, is constructing a centre at Tanzania...

Tanzania: Dar Gets 210bn/ – for Sewage System Expansion

By Cheji Bakari in TangaTHE government has secured 210bn/- loan for upgrading and expanding Dar es Salaam City...

Tanzania: Moshi Buzzing Ahead of Kilimanjaro Marathon

HUNDREDS of Moshi residents and its environs have turned up at the Keys Hotel in Moshi town to...

Tanzania: Tasaf Programme Impresses World Bank

THE World Bank (WB) in Tanzania said yesterday that there has been a big response from development partners...

Tanzania: Mbao FC Promote Five Players to Senior Team

By Alexander Sanga in MwanzaMAINLAND Premier League side, Mbao FC announced to have promoted five players from the...

Tanzania: Health Campaign Big Boost to Reduce Maternal, Child Deaths

A CAMPAIGN, Jiongeze Tuwavushe Salama, launched last year to fight against maternal and child mortality in the country...

Ethiopia: U.S. Embassy Supports Going Digital to Improve Food and Drug Safety

The electronic Regulatory Information System (eRIS) launched at the event is an open source, locally-developed and maintained software...