Day: June 24, 2021

Child labour in Uganda: The hidden costs of Covid

With one of the youngest populations in the world, Uganda was already struggling with high rates of child...

Côte d’Ivoire-AIP/Radio Côte d’Ivoire au contact des populations de l’Indénié-Djuablin

Abengourou, 24 juin (AIP)– Une équipe de la radio Côte d'Ivoire séjourne depuis dimanche 20 juin 2021 dans...

England stroll to DL T20 win over Sri Lanka – SuperSport

England stroll to DL T20 win over Sri Lanka SuperSport Source link : https://supersport.com/cricket/england-v-sri-lanka-2021/news/210624_England_stroll_to_DL_T20_win_over_Sri_Lanka Author : Publish date...

First black female African mayor in State elected

Fianna Fáil Cllr Uruemu Adejinmi has been elected as Mayor of Longford County Council, marking a series of...

Nigeria’s government wants to gag the press

IF NIGERIAN JOURNALISTS have misgivings about the government’s plan to grab more power to fine them and close...

Two from Cameroon arrested in counterfeit scam in Bengaluru

The organised crime wing of the Central Crime Branch (CCB) police on Tuesday arrested two foreign nationals from...

Youth Development & Entrepreneurship In Africa: Walking The Talk

By Terena Chetty It is becoming increasingly evident that Africa’s future is largely dependent on the continent’s burgeoning...

Ramaphosa poised to lead South Africa to recovery, Standard Bank says

Reform of power-generation rules, agreement to allow majority private ownership of South African Airways (SAA) and prosecutions for...

Uganda, Dominican Republic and Tunisia among countries added to Northern Ireland red list

Countries including Uganda, Haiti, Tunisia and the Dominican Republic have been added to the Northern Ireland red list,...

Fossilised bones found in Israel could be evidence of unknown kind of early human

The fossilised skull and jaw. Scientists believe they have discovered a previously-unknown kind of early human.They found parts...

Manitoban missionaries building health centre in Tanzania

A couple from Winnipeg is excited to reveal their new health centre that will help thousands of locals in...

Zimbabwe vows to bring 10 renewable energy projects online by year end

Zimbabwe says another 150MW of energy will be made available by year end. Like South Africa, it is enduring...

Atmospheric science is overwhelmingly white. Black scientists have ignited a change | Science

<!----> At Howard University, Vernon Morris helped train more than half of recent U.S. Black atmospheric science Ph.D.s....

The conservatorship is ‘toxic’: How Britney Spears’s testimony rippled beyond the US

Andrée Fayçalline Thes, a legal adviser focused on women's rights in Ivory Coast's commercial capital, Abidjan, read Spears's...

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari jets off to London for medical visit

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari. (Pius Utomi Ekpei, AFP) Nigeria's president Muhammadu Buhari will travel to London for a...

Kenya should change its position on Western Sahara, envoy says – The Standard

Kenya should change its position on Western Sahara, envoy says The Standard Source link : https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/africa/article/2001416598/kenya-should-change-its-position-on-western-sahara-envoy-says Author :...

‘Horrible:’ 64 dead in Ethiopian airstrike on Tigray

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s military on Thursday said it was responsible for a deadly airstrike on a...

Egypt’s wheat reserves sufficient for 6.3 months – minister

CAIRO, June 24 (Reuters) - Egypt has reserves of wheat sufficient for for 6.3 months, the country's supply...

Uganda: Officials Worry Over Accidents On Kayunga-Mukono Road

Authorities in Kayunga District have expressed concern over the increased number of accidents on the Kayunga-Mukono highway on...

Uganda: HIV/Aids Prevalence On the Rise Despite Lockdown

By Fred Wambede Officials have said HIV/Aids prevalence is on the rise in urban areas despite the coronavirus...

Cameroon: Anglophone separatists ask ‘Where is the Vatican?’

The late Cardinal Christian Tumi Image Vatican News"The Vatican should act like the body of Christ, supporting the...

Zanzibar aims to vaccinate 87% of population as denialism eases

Tanzania submitted a formal request to the Covax vaccine-sharing facility for inoculations this month. (Getty Images) Tanzania’s semi-autonomous...

Kenya: Va Va Vroom! President Uhuru Kenyatta Flags Off Safari Rally

Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday officially flagged off the World Rally Championships (WRC) Safari Rally at the...

ZOA, The Rock’s Energy Drink, Is It A Massive Disappointment?

Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) has an energy drink called ZOA, which is just like many other energy drinks...

Côte d’Ivoire : Après 3 ans d’absence du Pays, fin d’exil pour Noël Akossi Bendjo le 3 juillet …

L'ancien maire du Plateau, cadre du Parti démocratique de Côte d'Ivoire ... avait révélé que les plus hautes...

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...

Cote d’Ivoire’s Former PM Guillaume Soro Handed Life Sentence

Former Prime Minister of Cote d'Ivoire, Guillaume Soro, has been sentenced to life imprisonment for his role in...

Egypt: Health – Only Vaccinated Persons Allowed Into the Country

Minister of Health and Population Hala Zayed on Thursday announced updating rules, conditions and health measures applied in...

Egypt/Tunisia: Al Ahly to Conduct PCR Test Ahead of Tunisia’s Esperance Match

Al Ahly football team will conduct on Thursday a PCR test ahead of its game against Tunisia's Esperance...

EXPLAINER | Malawi has less than 600 Covid-19 vaccine doses left: Here’s how it got to this point

Malawi has less than 600 Covid-19 vaccines. Malawi's stock of Covid-19 vaccines is dangerously low, with only 540...

Ghana: Appointment of Bishop of Sekondi-Takoradi

Vatican City — The Holy Father has appointed as bishop of the diocese of Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana, the Reverend...

South Africa: Law Enforcement Steps in At KZN Illegal Mining Site

The Kwazulu Natal Provincial Government has urged people involved in illegal mining in KwaHlathi, near Ladysmith, to immediately...

Amid Tension, An Opportunity For Reconciliation As Gbagbo Returns To Ivory Coast

On June 17th, former President Laurent Gbagbo returned to the Ivory Coast after being acquitted for war crimes...

Nigeria: Insecurity – Naseni, Military to Fabricate Local Equipment

The National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) and the Defence Research and Development Bureau (DRDB) will...

Africa: Gavi and the Global Fund Sign Groundbreaking Agreement With International Federation of Accountants to Support in-Country Financial Management

Geneva — Global health leaders Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and...

South Africa: Vaccines Show Signs of Preventing Serious Illness, Says SAHPRA

While breakthrough COVID-19 infections have been recorded in vaccinated individuals, signs are beginning to emerge that inoculations were...

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...

Zimbabwe: First Mutual Properties Withstand Covid-19 Headwinds

Zimbabwe Stock Exchange listed property investment group, First Mutual Properties limited weathered headwinds from the COVID-19 pandemic to...

WEF partners Ghana for maiden Country Financing Roadmap for SDGs – CNBCAfrica.com

WEF partners Ghana for maiden Country Financing Roadmap for SDGs CNBCAfrica.com Source link : https://www.cnbcafrica.com/2021/wef-partners-ghana-for-maiden-country-financing-roadmap-for-sdgs/ Author : Publish...

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...