Day: January 22, 2020

Nigeria: Major Humanitarian Hub in North-East Nigeria Burned in Attack

The top UN aid official in Nigeria has condemned a weekend attack against a major humanitarian facility in...

La Côte-d’Ivoire, entre menace terroriste et spectre électoral

Geoffroy-Julien Kouao. Défi sécuritaire. En 2020, la Côte d'Ivoire doit relever un double défi sécuritaire et politique. Sur...

The Rise and Fall of Another African Donor Darling

But the case of Ivory Coast is different. In late 2019, President Alassane Ouattara announced that he would...

McIlroy must break new ground to take world No 1 spot

Rory McIlroy will need to do something he has never managed before to reclaim the world number one...

Zimbabwe doctors end strike after billionaire’s offer

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Strive Masiyiwa, founder of Econet Wireless, has offered to fund doctors through...

Tanzania: Zanzibar Targets All Weather Tourism to Boost Earnings

ZANZIBAR Commission for Tourism (ZCT) is embarking on all-weather tourism at the expense of seasonal sightseeing to boost...

South Africa: Two in Court for Child Kidnapping

Two suspects are expected to appear at the Emalahleni Magistrate's Court today, following their arrest on Monday for...

Top banker arrested in Malawi election bribery case

Malawi's anti-graft body on Wednesday said it had arrested a prominent businessman over allegations he tried to bribe...

Trump reportedly adding Tanzania, Eritrea and Sudan to US travel ban

By KEVIN J. KELLEYMore by this Author President Donald Trump may reportedly expand his ban on travel to...

Zimbabwe: School Children in Zimbabwe and Malawi Protest to Defend Rights to Education

Something unusual has happened almost unnoticed in the past few days in Southern Africa. School children have led...

Kampala Travel Guide, Uganda | Africa Travel Journal

With over 1.6 million residents and a wealth and astounding history, Kampala is the heart of Uganda’s economical,...

Ghana: Kotoko’s Sanction Reduced to 3 Matches … Fined Gh¢20,000

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) Disciplinary Committee has reduced Asante Kotoko's five-match behind closed doors sanction to three....

Ethiopia: Recent Fighting in Guji Zone, Oromia, Displaces Hundreds

Following recent fighting between what the UN called "unidentified armed groups (UAG) and government security forces" in various...

Zimbabwe: Chamisa Insists On Meeting Mnangagwa Only

The opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) President, Nelson Chamisa has trashed the government initiated Political Actors Dialogue...

Kenya: July 2020 Most Suitable for Referendum on BBI – Paul Mwangi

Nairobi — The Steering committee on the implementation of the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) report released in November...

England face difficult choices as they chase series victory

JOHANNESDURG (Reuters) - England face a selection dilemma as they look to beat South Africa in the fourth...

Egypt: PM Meeting With President Sisi of Egypt – 21 January 2020

London — Prime Minister Boris Johnson met President Sisi of Egypt in Downing Street. The Prime Minister met...

Nigeria, UK Investors Sign N153.4bn Trade Deals

Twenty one African countries, including Nigeria, met in London yesterday for the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit, which attracted...

Sudan: Ambitious Plans to Fix the Economy Crisis – Prime Minister

Khartoum,Jan22(SUNA)-Prime Minister, Dr. Abdala Hamdok, described the current economic situation as a crisis, affirming that it is even...

Uganda: Fear as Red Cross Withdraws Ebola Screening Volunteers

Kisoro — Kisoro district Ebola surveillance officials are concerned about the partial withdrawal Ebola screening volunteers deployed by...

Tanzania: Zanzibar in Plans to Develop Its Fishing Sector

Zanzibar plans to develop its blue economy by investing more in the fishing industry by upgrading and supporting...

South Africa: Officials Take Bribes to Marry Refugees As Home Affairs Stalls On Implementing Court Order

Almost four months after the Department of Home Affairs was ordered by the Supreme Court of Appeal to...

Zimbabwe/South Africa: 2022 World Cup – Warriors Drawn Against Bafana, Ghana and Ethiopia

Zimbabwe's bid to qualify for their maiden FIFA World Cup will face a serious test after the Warriors...

Eritrea: NRS Region – Governor’s Tour of Inspection

Massawa — Brig. Gen. Tekle Libsu, Governor of the Northern Red Sea region, called on farmers in the...

Somalia: Former Spy Chief Sanbololshe Apologises for His Role in the Rendition of ONLF Official Abdikarim Muse Aka Qalbi Dhaqah to Ethiopia in

Former intelligence chief, Abdullahi Sanbalolshe, has said he is apologetic for his role in the rendition of ONLF...

Cameroonians and Football Euphoria – allAfrica.com

The sport is almost like a religion here and federates sons and daughters from diverse cultural, linguistic and...

Cameroon: Providing Conducive Football Environment

The Head of State has over the years ensured that those involved in football have good facilities. The...

Malawi drawn against giants in World Cup qualifiers: To face Cameroon, Ivory Coast and …

Malawi national football team, the Flames, has been drawn into a seemingly very tough Group D of the...

Abidjan rénove le château d’Houphouët à Villepinte

... la banlieue nord de Paris, où résida de 1950 à 1955 le futur président de la Côte...