Day: August 5, 2021

Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield on the Olympics, dealing with Russia and China and the crisis in Tigray

United Nations – U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Linda Thomas-Greenfield will board a plane on Friday for Tokyo...

UK-based Lions refused permission to fly straight home from South Africa | British & Irish Lions

British & Irish Lions players based in the UK will be unable to fly straight home following Saturday’s...

CAF Women’s Champions League qualifier: Hasaacas Ladies beat River Angels in final

They traveled to Ivory Coast full of confidence following their dominance in the domestic competitions. Yusif Basigi's side...

Access Masters Helps You Find The Best Graduate School With Interactive Personalised Meetings

Want to get hired at your dream job? Make friends? Start something new?  The international Master’s degree is...

Coronavirus – South Africa: COVID-19 Statistics for Republic of South Africa (05 August 2021)

A total of 61 876 tests were conducted in the last 24 hrs, with 13 777 new cases,...

Mkhize’s resignation letter: ‘I am resigning to bring stability to health department’

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize at Ehlanzeni District Municipality to assess Mpumalanga’s provincial response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Photo:...

Covid-19: African Union begins shipping J&J vaccines to countries

A healthcare worker holds a syringe of Covid-19 vaccine. Ben Hasty/MediaNews Group/Reading Eagle via Getty African Union officials...

Leicester’s Fofana suffers broken leg

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Three children killed by Lions in Tanzania

Three young children were killed by lions near Tanzania's world-renowned Ngorongoro wildlife reserve as they went to look...

South Africa: Mthethwa Salutes Women in Sport

As South Africa commemorates Women's Month, the Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa, has paid tribute...

South Africa: Gauteng SAPS Orders Investigation Into Viral Video

Acting Gauteng Police Commissioner, Major General Tommy Mthombeni, has ordered an urgent investigation into a disturbing video clip...

Namibia: Facebook Supports LGBTQ+ Community Against Bullying

TWO human rights organisations last month joined Facebook to launch a guide for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender,...

South Africa: SARS Seizes R10

Illicit cigarettes that were declared as tissue paper worth R10 million have been seized by South African Revenue...

Zimbabwe: No Jab, No Heroes Commemoration – Govt

GOVERNMENT says only those who have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19 will be allowed to Heroes and Defence...

Zimbabwe: Lafarge Production Volumes Surge

LAFARGE Cement Zimbabwe registered a 23,7% increase in cement volumes spurred by growing demand by individual home builders,...

Cameroon: Star Building – PM Receives Regional Council Presidents

They used the maiden courtesy visit to present some of their worries to the Prime Minister, Head of...

Cameroon: Mbam & Kim Division – CERAC Boosts Population’s Health

The charitable association of the First Lady yesterday August 4, 2021 handed over the rehabilitated and equipped Yoko...

Cameroon: Ahead of Afcon Hotel – Managers Fine-Tune Better Services for Tourists

A target of one million tourists for African Nations Cup in January 2022 was set and they hope...

Sudan: Transitional Cabinet Endorses ICC Membership

The draft bill will be voted into law during a meeting with the Governing Sovereign Council. The ruling...

East Africa: Invasive Weed Could Fuel Malaria Transmission

An invasive weed could escalate the spread of malaria in East Africa after scientists found new evidence that...

Manga artist from Kenya on his passion for Japanese comics

Manga comics are a multi-billion dollar industry in Japan but are also growing in popularity across the world....

Ghana: A Marriage of Intrigue and Deception in ‘His Only Wife’

What can a new bride do when her rightful place as a wife is occupied by another woman?...

Angola Wants to Take Advantage of Koffi Annan International Centre Capacity

Accra — Angola's Foreign Affairs minister Téte António said Wednesday in Accra, Ghana, that his country intends to...

Uganda: Bio-Digester or Septic Tank?

For her home construction which is expected to commence early 2022 at Kitende on Entebbe Road, Jackie Ekayu...

Africa Announces the Rollout of 400 Million Vaccine Doses to the African Union Member States and the Caribbean

His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa, President of the Republic of South Africa and African Union (AU) COVID-19 Champion,...

Uganda: Steeplechase Smiles Again – allAfrica.com

Sixteen years ago, Dorcus Inzikuru ended Uganda's wait for an athletics world title at the World Championships in...

Uganda: Errant City Arcades to Face Closure – Minister

The Minister for Kampala Capital City Authority and Metropolitan Affairs, Ms Minsa Kabanda, has vowed to close all...

Zimbabwe: CIOs Persecute Sikhala, Ngarivhume

LEADERS of the #31July Movement leaders, Transform Zimbabwe president Jacob Ngarivhume and MDC Alliance Vice Chairman Job Sikhaka...

Africa: PM Attends Signing of Deals On Egypt’s Hosting of AOHC’s Premises

Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouly on Thursday attended the signing of two deals on Egypt's hosting of the headquarters...

Egypt: Cabinet Denies Increase in Prices of Train Tickets

The cabinet media center denied rumors on increasing the prices of train tickets. The Transport Ministry said that...

Egypt: The Sixth World Fatwa Conference 2021

Under the auspices of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, Cairo will host the Sixth World Fatwa Conference on the...

MTN may shun Ethiopia amid civil war concerns

Ethiopia’s revived plan to sell a second telecom licence to international operators received an early setback as Africa’s...

Sudan: Four Children Die While Fleeing Violence in North Darfur

Tawila — Four children died on Tuesday, after living in the open near Jarjeera in Tawila since Friday,...

Kenya: Legendary Radio Personality Gladys Erude Dies at 70

Veteran radio presenter Gladys Erude has passed away. Erude, 70, died in Nairobi after a long battle with...

Kenya: Emmanuel Korir – From Dusty Iten Track to Olympic Gold Medal

Tokyo — Five years ago, Emmanuel Korir - winner of Kenya's first gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics...

Kenya: Keter, Lemama Lead Charge for U-20 1,500m Crown

Africa junior 1,500 metres champion Vincent Keter and Emmanuel Lemama are out to ensure Kenya retains the World...

Nigeria: Emirates Suspends Nigeria Flights 24 Hours Ahead of Planned Resumption

Emirates' flights to and from Nigeria will remain suspended until 15 August 2021, the United Arab Emirates (UAE)...

Southern Africa: Zim, SA Car Maker to Debut in Namibian Market

ZIMBABWEAN-owned and South African-based car maker Mureza Prim8 is set to launch in the Namibian market next month....

Nigeria: Panel Grills Kyari, As Nigerians Knock Cop for Deleting Facebook Post

The Special Investigation Panel (SIP) panel set up by the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, to probe the...

Nigeria: Court Restrains Govt From Arresting Igboho

A high court in Ibadan, Oyo State, has granted an ex-parte motion restraining the Department of State Services...