Day: August 2, 2021

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SAP Africa appoints Tracy Bolton as COO

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, August 02, 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- SAP Africa has announced the appointment of Tracy Bolton as...

Coronavirus – Eswatini: COVID-19 Daily Info Update (02 August 2021)

Total Daily Tests: 1,356Active Cases: 4,509New Deaths: 8New Confirmed Cases: 408Recoveries: 21,313 (266 New)Total Deaths: 806 (CFR 3.0%)Cumulative...

Namibian teenagers could win big and lose big at Olympics in the same 200m race

... Thompson-Herah and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Price, Shaunae Miller-Uibo of the Bahamas, the Ivory Coast's Marie-Josee Ta Lou and American...

British and Irish Lions: South Africa director of rugby Rassie Erasmus to face misconduct hearing after criticism of match officials | Rugby Union News

In a 62-minute video message, Erasmus was scathing about how the officials handled the first Test won by...

Tokyo Olympics: Taking care of mental health in elite sports

When the US gymnast Simone Biles decided to withdraw from the team and all-around events at the Tokyo...

Why vaccines, not drugs, are our only possible way out of the pandemic

Every time somebody drops the ball, we would be back to square one. And if you take issue...

Côte d’Ivoire-AIP/ Fête des Armées 2021: les forces de défense et de sécurité se souviennent du …

Abidjan, 02 août 2021 (AIP)- Les Forces armées de Côte d'Ivoire (FACI) ont honoré, lundi 2 août 2021,...

8 Places You Must Visit on a Safari in Rwanda

Tourists pack for other destinations to see something new and also have a break from the hustle and...

West Africa Bloc Plans to Start Cross-Border Debt Market in 2023

Yields on government local debt maturing in 10 years range from 5.9% in Ivory Coast and 12.7% in...

Africa: Cashing in On Commodities – South Africa Posts Record Trade Surplus in June

South Africa's trade surplus widened to another record of R57.7bn in June, data from the South African Revenue...

Namibia: The Perfect San Storm

The year 2021 has not brought any respite to Namibia from the tragedy and hardship that befell the...

Namibia: Risk Appetite Among Borrowers Remains Subdued

Credit extended to the private sector moderated to 2.6% in June 2021 from 2.7% a month earlier, according...

Zimbabwe: Starafrica Gears for Export Market

SUGAR processor starafrica corporation says it is geared to take opportunities in the export markets as well as...

Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: Rebels vow to fight on until blockade ends

Despite the government announcing a unilateral ceasefire in June after the rebels made significant gains, including the recapture...

South Africa: Julius Malema Should Put Aside His Desire to Be a Messiah and Follow the Constitution

Could it be that the EFF leader's mind is embracing some mythical 'messianic' thoughts - that he sees...

Former England winger Downing retires

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Zimbabwe: Ekusileni Hospital Reopening Major Boost for Bulawayo

Bulawayo Metropolitan Province's capacity to fight the Covid-19 pandemic has been boosted by the re-opening after 20 years,...

Zimbabwe: Scott Vincent Impresses At Maiden Olympics

ZIMBABWEAN golfer, Scott Vincent, impressed at his first outing at the Olympics, after he finished tied in 16th...

South Africa: Children Go Hungry After Soup Kitchen Closed By July Unrest

About 100 children were getting their Sunday meal at a kitchen run by people with disabilities Children relying...

Nigeria: Dare Demands Athletes’ Development Programme, Funding

For the umpteenth time, the Minister of Sports, Sunday Dare has declared that Nigeria urgently needs a private...

Kenya: Peter Munya Unveils New Plan to Boost Pyrethrum Farming

The government is targeting to boost pyrethrum growing by ensuring that at least 10,000 acres of land is...

Kenya: Tokyo 2020 Olympics Notebook – Day 22

Tokyo tap water safer than bottled mineral water ***** Sunday was Water Day in Japan. Tap water in...

Kenya: Political Parties On the Spot Over Misuse of Funds

Political parties spend a huge chunk of the millions of shillings they receive from the Exchequer to pay...

East Africa: Uganda Angered By 7pc Kenyan Levy On Its Milk

Uganda has protested Kenya's delay in abolishing a seven per cent levy on milk imports following recent bilateral...

Nigeria: Cargo Haulage Cost Falls By 70% in 1 Month Over Low Import

The cost of cargo haulage from the Lagos ports has dropped by about 70 percent in the last...

Nigeria: Covid-19 – 21 Prospective NYSC Members Test Positive in Taraba

About 21 prospective members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), posted to Taraba State for Batch B...

Zimbabwe: Zim to Clear Paris Club Debt

Zimbabwe plans to begin payments to Paris Club creditors, to clear its US$3.9 billion longstanding debt, in the...

South Africa: Premier Chupu Mathabatha Appoints Mr Ndavhe Ramakuela As Provincial Head of Communication Services

The Office of the Premier in Limpopo, has appointed Mr. Ndavhe Ramakuela as the Provincial Head of Communication...

Seychelles: Seychellois Cargo Service Now Exporting Fish to Nigerian, Ugandan Hotels

A Seychellois-owned cargo service, Euro African Star Transport (EAST), has begun exporting fish to African markets as part...

Namibia: Tobias Opposes Ghana Defeat

DEPOSED WBO Africa featherweight champion Sebastianus Natanael must get a rematch pronto, says his promoter, Nestor Tobias, but...

Uganda eases Covid-19 curbs as admissions fall

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has ordered the six-week lockdown to be eased.This happened due to the nation recording a...

Both sides in Cameroon conflict must protect civilians, says HRW

More than 3 500 people have been killed and over 700 000 have fled their homes to escape...

Africa: Hunger, Mothers and Infants – Whose Job Is It to Protect Breastfeeding?

To mark World Breastfeeding Week we pay homage to the people who step up daily to help vulnerable...

Angola, Ghana Committed to Agriculture and Mining Industry

Accra — Angola and Ghana are committed to strengthening cooperation in transport, mining, agriculture, training and education and...

Tokyo Olympics: Morocco’s Soufiane El Bakkali wins steeplechase gold as Hellen Obiri wins 5,000m silver

Morocco's Soufiane El Bakkali celebrates winning gold in the men's 3,000m steeplechase at the Tokyo OlympicsKenya's dominance of...

Ethiopia: There Will Be No Winners in Addis Conflict

All through history, men have stood amidst the ruins of war, to declare victory. Often, however, in contrast...

Uganda: Fit-Again Ssenkaaba Gives Red Eagles Renewed Belief in Cecafa

With the saddening withdrawals of big weights APR, Simba and Tusker from the ongoing Cecafa Kagame Cup, Express'...

Zimbabwe traffic will be able to avoid Musina CBD by June next year, Sanral says

(Satellite view via Google Maps)If nothing else goes wrong, the new N1 bypass around Musina will now open...

When do the Olympics end? Closing ceremony date, time, schedule for 2021 Tokyo Games

The 2021 Tokyo Olympics will be among the most distinct in history, not only for the limitations placed...