Day: June 18, 2021

Why Ethiopia’s ‘alphabet generation’ feel betrayed by Abiy

PM Abiy Ahmed swept to power after mass protests, but his Oromo community still feel like outsiders. Source...

Why Ethiopia’s ‘alphabet generation’ feel betrayed by Abiy – BBC News

Why Ethiopia’s 'alphabet generation' feel betrayed by Abiy BBC NewsEthiopia heads to the polls against a backdrop of...

UNHCR Delegation Visits South Sudan Amid More Aid Worker Attacks | Voice of America

MABAN, SOUTH SUDAN, JUBA - The head of a high-level U.N. refugee agency (UNHCR) delegation visiting a refugee...

Uganda: Market Monitor – Refugee Hosting Areas | Refugee Settlement Price and Market Functionality Snapshot, 1-30 April 2021 – Uganda

OVERVIEW AND METHODOLOGY Uganda is one of the top refugee-hosting countries in the world, with a protracted refugee...

Kojima Silent Hill Game Could Be Coming Based On ARG Conspiracy

A number of Tweets, trailers, and teasers are being examined by a group of Silent Hills fans in...

Top Cocoa Grower Accuses Mondelez of Backtracking on Farmer Pay

Ivory Coast and neighboring Ghana, which produce almost 70% of the world's cocoa, maintain they are charging the...

Zimbabwe rakes in 415M USD in tobacco sales

Traders inspect bales of tobacco in Harare, capital of Zimbabwe, April 7, 2021. (Xinhua/Shaun Jusa) Traders inspect bales...

ESkate Style, Picking Up Some Fresh Fruit And Veggies From Vula Food Shack

A quick skate on the Evolve bamboo GTR AT electric skateboard to Vula Food Shack to pick up...

Côte d’Ivoire-AIP/ Mgr Bruno Kouamé repose à jamais en la cathédrale Saint Thérèse de l’enfant …

Abengourou, 18 juin 2021 (AIP)- Monseigneur Bruno Kouamé, Evêque émérite du diocèse d'Abengourou, décédé le 17 mai 2021,...

Côte d’Ivoire-AIP/Inter/ Reconduit pour un 2e mandat à la tête de l’ONU, Guterres appelle à une …

Abidjan, 18 juin 2021 (AIP)- Le secrétaire général des Nations Unies (ONU), Antonio Guterres, qui a été reconduit...

‘wildfire of terrorism’ on march in Africa – FOX23 News

TAN-TAN, Morocco — (AP) — A senior U.S. general warned Friday that the “wildfire of terrorism” is sweeping...

AfDB signs agreement with Cameroon to construct ring road in restive Anglophone region

FILE PHOTO - The headquarters of the African Development Bank (AfDB) are pictured in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, September...

Boko Haram cleric confirms Shekau’s death, urges fighters’ loyalty

Abubakar Shekau (Photo: AFP) A senior cleric with Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram confirmed the death of its...

WHO: Covid-19 trajectory in Africa ‘very, very concerning’

The second day of vaccination for the elderly at Munsieville Care for the Aged in Krugersdorp, Gauteng (SAgovnews...

Dean Elgar keeps Proteas afloat against the stingy West Indians

South African batsman Dean Elgar (AFP) Dean Elgar's 17th Test 50 guided South Africa to 125/4 at tea...

Angola beat Cameroon to win African Women’s Handball Championships

Angola claimed a third consecutive title at the African Women's Handball Championship after overcoming hosts Cameroon in the...

Undiagnosed and Untreated Disease Identified in Rural South Africa

Newswise — BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – A comprehensive health-screening program in rural northern KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, has found a...

Ashimeru: Anderlecht seal permanent move for Ghana midfielder from Red Bull Salzburg 

Ghana midfielder Majeed Ashimeru has cut ties with Austrian giants Red Bull Salzburg, permanently joining Belgian outfit Anderlecht. ...

SAP Young Professionals Program Extends Digital Skills Build To Lusophone Africa

SAP’s flagship digital skills build initiative the Young Professionals Program is celebrating its first-ever graduates from Lusophone Africa. ...

Farmer discovers a stone slab 2,600 years ago from Pharaoh, Egypt

A farmer living near Ismailia in Egypt discovered a 2,600-year-old stone monument built by Pharaoh Apries, who ruled...

Beheadings reported in insurgent-hit Mozambique says charity

Ashraf Amra/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Beheadings have been reported in Palma, Mozambique since it was attacked by militants in...

At Least 80 Students Missing After Latest School Raid in Nigeria | Voice of America

ABUJA, NIGERIA - Police in Nigeria say armed men have attacked a school in the northwest state of...

Once-thriving economy in trouble as Ethiopia’s Abiy cracks down

A member of the Amhara Special Forces watches on at the border crossing with Eritrea while where an...

Uganda: Five Arrested As Police Look for 70-Year-Old Man’s Head in Masaka

Police in Masaka District in central Uganda are holding five people suspected to have some information about the...

Uganda: Covid Deaths Overwhelm Funeral Service Providers

Ever since the government announced that Uganda was experiencing the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic early this...

Uganda: Covid-19 Shocks Push Banks Into Emergency Borrowing

Money borrowed by commercial banks from Bank of Uganda (BoU) to shore up operations and shortages caused by...

Uganda: How Uganda Stands to Benefit From DRC Roads

Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on Wednesday launched a 223km road project linking the two...

‘Unwavering courage to the cause of liberation’: SA leaders pay tribute to Zambia’s Kenneth Kaunda

Kenneth Kaunda. William Campbell/Sygma via Getty Images The Presidency has announced that flags will fly at half-mast in...

Gambia: Fortune Avid to Rejuvenate Lead in 1st Division League

Fortune are keen to rejuvenate their lead in the on-going Gambia Football Federation (GFF) Division One League when...

Tanzania to Join Covax Vaccines Sharing Facility

Dar Es Salam, Tanzania — Tanzania has asked to join the COVAX global vaccine sharing facility and start...

Kenya: Final Push to Ready Wrc Safari Rally Facilities

A high-powered government delegation on Friday inspected the ongoing works at Naivasha's Word Rally Championship Safari Rally Service...

Tanzania: What Next for Tanzania After Tanzanite Crash?

Dar es Salaam — Tanzania is focusing on value addition of tanzanite in an effort to curb the...

Huawei, Kenya’s mobile firm pledge support for wildlife conservation – Xinhua

NAIROBI, June 18 (Xinhua) -- Huawei and Kenya's mobile phone operator, Safaricom will provide support to wildlife conservation,...

Tanzania: Video – Ole Sabaya Enters ‘Not Guilty Plea’ Over Armed Robbery Charges

Arusha — Investigation into two cases of alleged armed robbery facing former Hai District Commissioner Lengai ole Sabaya...

South Sudan: Talks On Sudan-South Sudan Borders Continue in a ‘Fruitful’ and ‘Brotherly’ Manner

Khartoum — Deputy Chairman of Sudan's Transitional Sovereignty Council (TSC) Gen Mohamed Hamdan 'Hemeti' Dagalo was informed on...

Sudan: Tragic Traffic Accident Costs the Lives of Seven Students in South Darfur

Mershing — Seven students died and 12 others were injured in a tragic traffic accident in Mershing, north...

Uganda withdraws from World Rugby Sevens Repechage due to COVID-19

Rugby Ball Laying in Grass (Photo by Franck Seguin/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images) Uganda will not have a chance...

Nigeria: Breaking – Kebbi Attack: Nigerian Army Rescues Two Teachers, Five Students – Official

PREMIUM TIMES had reported the attack by bandits in Yauri, which led to the abduction of some students...

I’m a Sudanese refugee. This Father’s Day, all I want is to be reunited with my family. – The Washington Post

I’m a Sudanese refugee. This Father’s Day, all I want is to be reunited with my family. The...

Decentralized Evaluation Quality Assurance System (DEQAS): Evaluation of R4 Rural Resilience Initiative in Masvingo and Rushinga Districts in Zimbabwe [2018 – 2021] (May 2021) – Zimbabwe

Seventy percent of the population in Zimbabwe depend on rain-fed agriculture. Vulnerability to climaterelated shocks is a constant...