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Kenya: SportPesa Protest CAF’s Ban on Sponsored Jerseys

By David KwalimwaSportPesa say the decision by the Confederation of African Football (Caf) to bar Gor Mahia and...

Kenya: Migne Names Stars Squad for Ghana Afcon Qualifier

Harambee Stars coach Sébastien on Thursday named a 24-man provisional squad for Kenya's final Africa Cup of Nations...

Kenya: Mombasa Golf Club Hosts Chairman’s Prize Tourney

By Larry NgalaIt is the Chairman's turn at the 108 years old Mombasa Golf Club course along Mama...

Nigeria: Desmond Elliot Gets Constituents’ Support for Road Uplift, Other Projects

By Victor UzohoNollywood actor-turned politician, Desmond Elliot's second term ambition to return to Lagos State House of Assembly...

Ernst Middendorp questions whether anyone has dominate Kaizer Chiefs since his arrival – News

Posted: 1 March 2019 Time: 08:00 Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp has asked a pertinent question in relation...

Nigeria: How Buhari’s Victory Will Affect Economy, Oil, Gas Sector

Photo: Shell (file photo). By Kingsley JeremiahAbuja — The victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at the just-concluded polls...

Zimbabwe: Cindy Munyavi’s Many Roles

By Tafadzwa ZimoyoAward-winning singer Cindy Munyavi is a woman of many talents and enterprises. At a time when...

$234 million needed for food aid in Zimbabwe: UN

By AFPMore by this Author The UN and Zimbabwean authorities on Thursday launched an urgent appeal for $234...

Kenya/Ghana: Migne Names Two ‘Unknowns’ for Ghana Tie

By Timothy OlobuluHarambee Stars head coach Sebastien Migne has named two 'unknowns' in Kenya's 24-man provisional squad to...

Ethiopia’s Neglected Crisis – No Easy Way Home for Doubly Displaced Gedeos

By Tom GardnerGedeo — "Unless the government brings peace, we will die here" When the men came with...

Ethiopia: PM to Host Sh17.5 Million Per Plate Dinner to Raise Funds for Projects

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will host an Sh17.5m per plate dinner to raise money for infrastructure projects....

South Africa: Private Healthcare Loses More Than R22-Billion a Year to Fraud, Waste

By Roxy De VilliersThe Special Investigating Unit says it is actively targeting healthcare fraudsters. Fraud, waste and abuse...

South Africa: This Popular Birth Control Shot Is Out of Stock for the Second Year Running. Read Why

By Joan Van DykWomen who have been forced to go without their usual birth control shot are now...

Sudan jails 8 over banned protests

By AFPMore by this Author KHARTOUM, Eight anti-government protesters were sentenced to jail in Sudan late Thursday, state...

Kenya: Former Senator Joy Gwendo’s Jail Term Nullified in Sh1.7 Million Theft Case

A judge has quashed a two-year sentence handed to former nominated Jubilee senator Joy Gwendo for stealing Sh1.7...

Ethiopian Airlines to Celebrate Int’l Women’s Day With Addis Ababa to Oslo All-Women Flight

By Socrates MbamaluOn the 8th of March 2019, Ethiopian Airlines will celebrate International Women's Day by having an...

Nigeria: We’re Ready to Defend Buhari – APC Legal Team

Photo: Premium Times Buhari speaks on 2019 presidential election victory. By Halimah YahayaThe legal directorate of the All...

Banyana Banyana vice-captain Refiloe Jane living her dream as she clocks 100 caps for the senior women’s team – News

Posted: 1 March 2019 Time: 07:11 Banyana Banyana vice-captain Refiloe Jane says she’s always had a dream of...

Kenya: We Won’t Build the Five Stadiums We Promised, Jubilee Now Admits

Photo: Daily Nation President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto. By David KwalimwaThe government says it will...

Nigeria: Atiku Not Destined to Be Nigeria’s President – Oshiomhole

By Lois UgbedeThe national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole has said former vice president,...

Nigeria: Five Parties That Came Tops At Presidential Polls

Photo: @inecnigeria/Twitter The Independent National Electoral Commission's statement declaring Muhammadu Buhari the winner of the 2019 election. By...

Nigeria Controls $48bn New Oil, Gas Projects in Africa – Baru

Photo: Pixabay Offshore drilling. Oil rig. By Bassey UdoNigeria is the destination for new projects in the oil...

Al-Shabaab car bomb kills 5 in Somalia

By AFPMore by this Author At least five people were killed on Thursday when a car bomb exploded...

Nigeria: Expert Warns Nigerian Farmers Not to Be Deceived By Early Rains

By Oge UdegbunamNigerian farmers have been advised not to be deceived by the early rainfall in the Savannah...

South Africa: Ace Magashule to Lead Tripartite Alliance’s Solidarity Visit to Venezuela’s President Under Siege, Nicolás Maduro

analysis By Peter FabriciusThe ANC is to send a delegation to Venezuela to offer support to embattled President...

Tanzania: Alikiba, Kenyan Wife Celebrate Their New Bundle of Joy

By Thomas MatikoBongo flava artiste Alikiba and his Kenyan wife, Amina Khalef Rakeesh, have welcomed their first child....

South Africa: Rebels and Rage – Navigating a Way Through the #FeesMustFall Campus Turmoil of 2016

analysis By Adam HabibThe book moves between reflecting on the events of the last three years on university...

South Africa: State Capture Wipes Out Third of SA’s R4.9-Trillion GDP – Never Mind Lost Trust, Confidence, Opportunity

analysis By Marianne MertenThe cost of State Capture hovers at around R1.5-trillion over the second term of the...

South Africa: Zuma and ANC NEC Allegedly Ignored Mbalula’s Disturbing Gupta Disclosure

analysis By Jessica BezuidenhoutOn Thursday afternoon, General Siphiwe Nyanda took the witness stand to confirm that former President...

Sudan: No Easy End to Stand-Off Between Al-Bashir and Sudan’s Protesters

analysis By Andrew Edward Tchie, University of EssexSudan's President Omar al-Bashir continues to hold the country hostage. While...

Uganda: Key Donors Freeze Uganda Refugee Aid After UN Mismanagement Scandal

By Samuel OkirorKampala — Uganda's refugee sector may run into trouble after two major European donor countries froze...

Ethiopia: U.S. Embassy Supports Going Digital to Improve Ethiopia’s Food, Drug Safety

The Federal Ministry of Health in collaboration with United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Ethiopia and the...

Kenya: New Online UK Visa Application Service Launches in Kenya

Access UK, the Home Office's new online application service has now been rolled out worldwide and is available...

South Sudan peace deal ‘breaking up’

By AFPMore by this Author South Sudan's Catholic church has warned hat a six-month-old deal to quell the...

Côte d’Ivoire: Guillaume Soro rend visite à Pascal Affi N’Guessan

Guillaume Soro poursuit son tour de la scène politique ivoirienne. Depuis sa démission il y a trois semaines...

Africa’s week in pictures: 22-28 February 2019

A selection of photos from across Africa this week: Image copyright AFP Image caption Supporters of Senegalese opposition...

Côte d’Ivoire/Construction: près de 100 arrêtés de concession définitive délivrés par jour (Ministre)

Près de 100 arrêtés de concession définitive (ACD) sont délivrés chaque jour en Côte d'Ivoire, a annoncé jeudi...

Côte d’Ivoire: le cinéma sur smartphone

Le dernier épisode de notre série sur les 50 ans de Fespaco et de cinéma africain. La Côte...

La Côte d’ivoire veut tripler sa production d’huile de palme sans déforester

La Côte d'Ivoire est le deuxième producteur africain d'huile de palme. Elle alimente un marché ouest-africain déficitaire. Et...

Côte d’Ivoire : Bouaké, pour la prévention des conflits identitaires, des leaders d’opinion formés par …

Il faut savoir que Verbatims intervient aussi bien dans le district d'Abidjan que dans le grand Ouest du...