Month: June 2021

East Africa: Containing the Volatile Sudan-Ethiopia Border Dispute

In mid-December, Sudanese troops moved into al-Fashaga, an agricultural area on the frontier with Ethiopia, expelling Ethiopian farmers...

Kenya Men Face Tricky Mozambique Test for Final Round Slot

In Agadir, Morocco Kenya men's beach volleyball teams will play a golden match later in the day against...

Africa Loses U.S. $190 Billion in GDP to Covid-19 – AfDB

President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), Dr Akinwumi Adesina, yesterday said the economy of Africa has...

Uganda: NTF IV Training, Mentorship in Uganda Lead to Tech Startup Growth, Job Creation

The Netherlands Trust Fund IV Uganda project, which aims to boost and promote startup digitization and internationalization, has...

TDF fighters down Ethiopia’s military plane suspected to be carrying Eritrea troops

TDF fighters down Ethiopia's military plane suspected to be carrying Eritrea troops NAIROBI, Kenya - The Tigray Defense...

Former Nigeria football coach has life ban for match fixing cut to five years

Former Nigeria football coach Samson Siasia has had a life ban from the sport reduced to a five-year...

64 dead, 180 injured in Ethiopian air strike on Tigray market: official

Relatives of Togoga residents, a village about 20km west of Mekele, where an alleged airstrike hit a market...

South Africa ‘well suited’ to be a green maritime fuel hub

A study by global environmental consultancy Ricardo and Environmental Defense Fund for the P4G Getting to Zero Coalition...

Netherlands Wijnaldum wants strong UEFA action against racial abuse

Netherlands Wijnaldum wants strong UEFA action against racial abuse | SuperSport – Africa’s source of sports video, fixtures,...

Zimbabwe reeling under new COVID-19 infections – Xinhua

by Tichaona Chifamba HARARE, June 24 (Xinhua) -- Zimbabwe has been hit hard by COVID-19 infections, with 1,285...

China Diamond League meets cancelled due to Covid-19 restrictions – SuperSport

China Diamond League meets cancelled due to Covid-19 restrictions SuperSport Source link : https://supersport.com/athletics/international/news/210624_China_Diamond_League_meets_cancelled_due_to_Covid19_restrictions Author : Publish date...

Senegal Commits to African Energy Week 2021

A strong delegation of industry leaders from Senegal have committed to the African Energy Chamber’s (AEC) (www.EnergyChamber.org) first-ever...

Kenya: Man Arrested Over Sh948,000 Fraud at a Nakuru Hospital

Nairobi — A businessman accused of defrauding a Nakuru-based nursing home of Sh948, 000 in a fake shipping...

Egypt retrieves 114 smuggled antiquities from France – Arab News

Egypt retrieves 114 smuggled antiquities from France Arab News Source link : https://www.arabnews.com/node/1882626/middle-east Author : Publish date :...

Euro Paper Talk: Amad echoes as Man Utd eye starlet with lethal record

The future looks bright for the Ivory Coast international, but United's hunt to sign the world's best young...

Despite Some Limitations, Elections Successful, Inclusive – Ceceoe

ADDIS ABABA-- The 6th general elections of Ethiopia was inclusive, transparent and accountable from the previous one Coalition...

Zimbabwe: Yet Another Zimbabwe Comedian Lands Netflix Role

Local comedian Nigel Maritinyu, 'Tha Slick Pastor' continues to make strides in his acting career after landing a...

Sudan’s head of state denies rift between military and Darfur-linked armed unit

Sudan’s state chief denied any rift between the military and the Rapid Support Forces, after the country's prime...

Friday declared public holiday as Uganda seeks God’s intervention on Covid

By David Vosh Ajuna President Yoweri Museveni has declared June 25 a public holiday- designating the day as...

Nigeria: Traffic Report – Gridlock As Trucks Collide in Lagos

Road users and commuters on Ikorodu/Mile 12 axis had a terrific experience on Thursday, plying the route, sequel...

UK Government leaders hold fifth UK-Ghana Business Council virtually

Co-chaired by His Excellency Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia and UK Minister for Africa James Duddridge, the meeting reflected...

Digitalising the informal financial sector in Tanzania

QUESTION:  First and foremost, briefly outline Wakandi historical background and the brains behind its digital vision and strategic...

South Africa: Media Alert – Sub-Committee Continues With Interviews for NYDA Board

The Sub-Committee of the Portfolio Committee on Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities, and the Select Committee on...

Côte d’Ivoire-France : À l’inauguration du nouveau projet de logements sociaux (Lives 2), Bruno …

Côte d'Ivoire-France : À l'inauguration du nouveau projet de logements sociaux (Lives 2), Bruno Koné salue l'excellente coopération...

Tanzania: New Bill Seeks to Give Minister Power to Grant Tax Exemption

Dodoma — The government yesterday tabled the Finance Bill, 2021, which, among other things, seeks to authorise the...

Tigray region of Ethiopia – ETC Situation Report #1 (Reporting period 01/06/2021 to 15/06/2021) – Ethiopia

As the ETC is now activated to support the response in the Tigray region of Ethiopia, the Cluster...

Armed conflict fuels rise in number of widows in Cameroon

Cameroon’s Minister of Women’s Empowerment and Family Marie-Therese Abena Ondoa on Wednesday said that deaths through armed conflict...

A Theatre Piece that is Positive about Sierra Leone’s Pride and Rich History

‘Sing, Freetown’ is a dynamic film with a deep understanding of the country’s rhythm, as well as the...

China plans to send its first crewed mission to Mars in 2033

A Long March-7 Y3 carrier rocket carrying the Tianzhou-2 cargo spacecraft blasts off from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch...

Cameroon: Guinness Super League – Disturbing Match Programming !

The scheduling of several advanced and delayed matches is raising difficulties in establishing an accurate classification table and...

Kenneth Kaunda, the philosopher king who fell with dignity

Zambia’s first president was a flawed leader, but his legacy of inclusiveness and African unity survive in political...

Eritrea: Nationwide Anti-Polio Vaccination Program

Asmara, 23 June 2021- The Ministry of Health has launched today, 23 June nationwide anti-polio program in all...

Sudan: PM Hamdok Calls for Unity to Address ‘Comprehensive National Crisis’ in Sudan

Khartoum — Sudan's Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok has called on within the transitional bloc to show unity to...

Man with Alzheimer’s marries his wife for a second time

Peter (56) and Lisa from America have been married for 12 years.The couple decided to get married again...

Cameroon Widows Accuse Women of Enforcing Harmful Traditional Rituals

Yaounde — Several hundred Cameroonian widows gathered in the capital, Yaounde, to observe International Widows Day by protesting...

Egypt: Tourist Influx to Egypt Improved Since Jan – Tourism Min

Tourism Minister Khaled el Anani asserted the performance of the Egyptian tourism has gradually improved since the resumption...

Egypt: Cabinet Holds Weekly Meeting to Discuss Domestic Issues

The Cabinet held its weekly meeting on Wednesday 23/6/2021 under Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli to discuss a number...

Ghana: Digitization of Land Title and Registration Will Overcome Many Problems in Land Administration – VP Bawumia

Ghana can only make the much-needed strides in development when technology becomes the driver for all sectors of...

Ghana: Collaborate to Ensure New Land Act Works – VP Bawumia to Stakeholders

The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has charged the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, the Lands Commission...

Sudan: €10 Million EU Programme to Support Economic Transition in Sudan

Khartoum — The European Union has launched a €10 million programme to support economic transition by strengthening Sudanese...