Day: June 17, 2021

Ethiopia election: A sham or democratic rebirth?

Why the stakes are so high in the nation's first attempt at free and fair elections. Source link...

TIMELINE | Zambia’s founding president Kenneth Kaunda in dates

Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia's first post-colonial president, in key dates.April 28, 1924: Kaunda is born at Lubwa mission in...

Eritrea files new complaint with UN over Tigray allegations

The Eritrean government has filed another complaint against the United Nations Security Council and UN heads of humanitarian...

Former President Laurent Gbagbo returns to Ivory Coast after ICC acquittal

June 17 (UPI) -- Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo returned to the country for the first time...

Sudan signs nine concession deals for gold, copper mining -agency

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudan on Thursday signed nine concession agreements for gold and copper mining with eight local...

Kenya’s Regulator Warns on Investing through Unlicensed Entities – Finance Magnates

Kenya’s Regulator Warns on Investing through Unlicensed Entities Finance Magnates Source link : https://www.financemagnates.com/regulation-4/kenyas-regulator-warns-on-investing-through-unlicensed-entities/ Author : Publish date...

De retour en Côte d’Ivoire, Laurent Gbagbo fêté par les siens et heureux

Acquitté de crimes contre l'humanité par la Cour pénale internationale (CPI), l'ex-président Laurent Gbagbo est rentré jeudi en...

Gunmen kidnap four Chinese rail workers in Nigeria: police

Nigeria President, Muhammadu Buhari and Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sonwo-Olu gesture shortly after commissioning the Mobolaji Johnson Railway...

Osaka pulls out of Wimbledon but aims for Olympics

Osaka pulls out of Wimbledon but aims for Olympics | SuperSport – Africa’s source of sports video, fixtures,...

Buhari’s Twitter Ban in Nigeria May Wreck a National Tech Transformation

When the federal government of Nigeria banned Twitter on July 4, 2020, it gave no thought to the...

Roche Expands Partnership With Ghana Ministry of Health to Improve Cancer Care, Opening First of Three New Cancer Centres at Cape Coast Teaching Hospital | News

CAPE COAST, Ghana, June 17, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Today, Roche announced a new partnership with the government of Ghana...

Zambia declares 21 days of mourning for Kaunda

Kenneth Kaunda, popularly known as "KK" ruled Zambia for 27 years.He died in hospital on Thursday after being admitted...

More Than Wall Hangings: The Rich History of Juju Hats – HouseBeautiful.com

More Than Wall Hangings: The Rich History of Juju Hats HouseBeautiful.com Source link : https://www.housebeautiful.com/lifestyle/a36752882/juju-hats-decor/ Author : Publish...

IOM Sudan – Displacement Tracking Matrix, Emergency Event Tracking: Ag Geneina, West Darfur Update 18: 17 June 2021 – Sudan

DTM teams activated EET to monitor the displacement of individuals affected by inter-communal conflict between Masalit and Arab...

First batch of Team Uganda flagged off

A team comprised of five athletes (three boxers and one Swimmer and a weight lifter) has been flagged...

Denmark and Belgium halt Euro 2020 game to applaud Eriksen

Simon Kjaer (Photo by Hanna McKay - Pool/Getty Images) Denmark's game against Belgium at Euro 2020 was interrupted...

Informe sismo: Terremoto moderado mag. 4.6 – Rorya District Council, Mara, Tanzania, jueves, 17 jun. 2021

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Four assets South Africa can leverage to promote its po…

As the wheels of South Africa’s tourism industry start turning again, it should leverage the free assets that...

OPEC Secretary General, three major oil ministers, confirm presence at African Energy Week 2021

The landmark event has drawn an unprecedented level of support from across the continent within less than a...

Afcon winner Polo offers Ghana striking advice in Afcon title quest

The former playmaker is concerned by the Black Stars' inability to score in their last two matchesAfrica Cup...

Turkey seeks cooperation with Egypt in Gaza

In the latest effort by Turkey to woo Egypt after years of political tension, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut...

Tanzania poised to join Covax vaccine-sharing facility – WHO

Nurse giving a patient the vaccine. Tanzania is one of only four African countries that have not started...

Impala Rustenburg Launches Mobile Career Expo In Youth Month

Impala Rustenburg has developed and launched an innovative mobile Career Expo, an inspirational and aspirational showcase that will...

Zverev crashes out of Halle as seeds suffer on grass

Zverev crashes out of Halle as seeds suffer on grass | SuperSport – Africa’s source of sports video,...

WRAP | ‘Bitter spouse, pathological liar’ Gigaba disputes Norma’s testimony

On Norma's statement about handing her devices to an IT expert and having it deleted because it could...

Ethiopia – Tigray Region Humanitarian Update Situation Report, 17 June 2021 – Ethiopia

HIGHLIGHTS The Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) shows that over 350,000 people are already facing catastrophic conditions...

Policeman killed, students abducted in attack on Nigerian school | Armed Groups News

The attack on Federal Government College in Kebbi State is the third assault by gangs on a school...

UPDATE 1-Egypt’s central bank keeps key interest rates unchanged

(Adds details, background)CAIRO, June 17 (Reuters) - Egypt’s central bank kept its key interest rates unchanged during its...

Cameroon Deploys Troops to Fight Separatists | Voice of America

YAOUNDÉ - Cameroon this week deployed an additional 300 troops to Bui, a northwestern administrative unit that the...

Roundup: Kenya enhances COVID-19 restrictions in new hotspots after surge – Xinhua

NAIROBI, June 17 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's Ministry of Health on Thursday announced stringent measures to help curb the...

Abubakar Shekau: The mastermind behind the Chibok kidnappings

Nigeria's Boko Haram confirms that its leader Abubakar Shekau has been killed. Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-57207296 Author :...

Uganda: Oxygen Failure Kills 30 Covid Patients At Mulago

By Nobert Atukunda At least 30 Covid-19 patients are reported to have died at Mulago National Referral Hospital...

Uganda: Covid – Uganda Short On Oxygen By Half

Private manufacturers of oxygen in Uganda can only make up to 27.7 million litres of oxygen per day,...

Uganda: Health Workers At Risk As Hospitals Run Out of Ppes

Health workers in public hospitals and other facilities across the country are struggling to attend to Covid-19 patients...

Uganda: Health Centres Run Out of Ppes, Beds in Bukedi

By Yahudu Kitunzi Health centres III in various districts in Bukedi Sub-region have run out of Personal Protective...

South Africa: ‘Walk of Resistance’ Against Amazon Site

A petition signed by 50,000 people opposing the R4.5bn mega-development has been handed over to Mayor Dan Plato...

Egypt: John Kerry – Egypt in Position to Lead in Renewable Energy Shift

US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry asserted Egypt is already in a position which enables the...

Egypt: El Gazzar – Govt Welcomes Saudi Investments in Different Fields

Housing Minister Assem el Gazzar said there are major investment opportunities in Egypt in light of the current...

Eritrea: Desertification and Drought Day

Message from Ministry of Agriculture Desertification and Drought Day - known as the World Day to Combat Desertification...

Kenya: Kagc Series Heads to Nakuru

The hunt for points in the 2021 Kenya Amateur Golf Championship (KAGC) series resumes this weekend with the...