Day: August 6, 2021

Telfar Clemens: Designer creates Tokyo 2020 Olympic outfits for Team Liberia

Telfar Clemens, the designer of 'Bushwick Birkin', created outfits for the Liberian team at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic...

Namibia: Fans and Family Bemoan Champion Athlete’s ‘Unfair Treatment’

While Namibia is celebrating the silver medal won by teen athlete Christine Mbona at the 2020 Olympic Games...

Egypt: Damietta Port Receives 22 Container, Cargo Ships

Twenty-two container and cargo ships arrived at Damietta Port over the past 24 hours. In a statement on...

Kenya: Matatus to Start Carrying At Full Capacity From Monday

The Ministry of Transport on Friday announced that Public Service Vehicles (PSV) will be allowed to carry at...

Sudan Security and Defence Council Concerned About ‘Security Breaches’

Khartoum — The Sudanese Security and Defence Council has decided on the formation of a joint force to...

Sudan – Two Killed in South Kordofan Violence

Kadugli / Abu Jubeiha — A trader was killed and others were injured by a group of robbers...

Zimbabwe: Mazarura Honours Heroes With ‘Tochema Magamba’

AFROFUSION musician Mazarura yesterday released a hit single "Tochema Magamba" in honour of Zimbabwe's heroes and heroines as...

Cameroon: MSF Forced to Withdraw Teams From North-West Region

After nearly eight months of suspension by the Cameroonian authorities, medical humanitarian organisation Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has...

Ethiopia: Emphasis On Controlling a Public Health Threat – Malaria

Researchers argue that although tremendous efforts in financing and coverage of malaria control have been made, the disease...

Ethiopia Discharging Global Responsibility Through Green Legacy

A common proverb goes "Action speaks louder than voice". This proverb typically indicates that people's action shows their...

President Weah Applauds Cote d’Ivoire On 61st Independence Day Observance

President George Manneh Weah has congratulated the Government and people of the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire on the...

Burundi: How different is President Ndayishimiye?

Burundi: How different is President Ndayishimiye? | African Arguments By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing...

Nigeria: Ex-President Yar’Adua’s Son Allegedly Crushes Four to Death, Remanded in Yola Prison

A Magistrate's Court in Yola yesterday remanded Aminu Yar'Adua, 36, son of late former President Umaru Yar'Adua, in...

Egypt: President Sisi Praises Patriotic Performance of Egypt’s Handball Team At Tokyo Olympics

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Thursday 5/8/2021 praised the heroic and honorable performance of Egypt's handball team...

Ghana: ‘Kissi Agyebeng Has Capacity, Experience And Intellect to Succeed As Special Prosecutor’ – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Thursday, 5th August 2021, swore into office the...

Ghana: Bushmeat in Ghana – Consumer Profiles May Point the Way to Conservation

The bushmeat trade - meat from wild animals - continues to soar, mainly in unregulated and illegal markets...

Ghana: Why Accra’s Property Boom Hasn’t Produced Affordable Housing

African cities are among the fastest growing in the world, leading to rising demand for urban housing. Housing...

Red Sea Politics in Sudan

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Ethiopia conflict set to escalate after Tigray rebels refuse to withdraw | Ethiopia

Ethiopia’s spreading conflict has escalated after the government warned that it could deploy its “entire defensive capability” against...

Tigray forces vow ‘warm welcome’ in face of new offensive

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Ethiopia’s spreading Tigray conflict faced a dangerous escalation Friday as an Amhara regional official...

Nigeria: Indigenous Coronavirus Treatment – Nigeria Approves, Registers Cameroon’s Ngul Be Tara

The product by Dr Peyou Ndi Marlyse has been given a four-year license by the National Agency for...

After the revolution, Sudanese women ask what’s next?

On a late Friday night in Khartoum, a small crowd of young men and women dances at Al-Sutooh,...

Sudan: Death sentences for six paramilitaries for the killing of protesters in 2019

Six members of a Sudanese paramilitary force were sentenced to death on Thursday by a court in the...

Ensure Justice for Zimbabwe’s Child Brides

The heart-wrenching case of a 14-year-old girl who died during childbirth at an Apostolic church in Marange, in...

Cameroon Olympic boxer talks of defection to UK

When boxer Thomas Essomba walked out of the London Olympic Village with his suitcases in 2012, he left...

Namibia’s sprinters highlight a flawed testosterone testing system

Namibian athletes Christine Mboma and Beatrice Masilingi began to make headlines in 2021 for their exceptional 400-meter sprint...

British and Irish Lions v South Africa has ‘huge implications’, says Ronan O’Gara

Time needed for refereeing decisions contributed to a slow second TestVenue: Cape Town Stadium Date: Saturday, 7 August...

Ugandan blogger′s ′life in peril′ after arrest in Turkey | Africa | DW

Fred Lumbuye, a well-known blogger, social media activist and critic of Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, was arrested in...

Uganda’s controversial surveillance contract with a Russian firm — Quartz Africa

On Jul.23, Uganda awarded a controversial 10-year surveillance contract to a Russian company with a history of debt issues. Moscow-based...

How Uganda has helped turn DRC’s vast gold reserves into a nightmare

Congolese gold has become a profitable source of foreign currency for Kampala, with devastating and bloody consequences for...

ANNADIF welcomes the work progress of the Cameroon-Nigeria mixed commission, and welcomes the commitment of the two countries to finalize the border demarcation process

In his capacity as President of the Cameroon-Nigeria Mixed Commission (CNMC), the Special Representative of the Secretary General...

9 years on, Cameroon Olympic boxer talks of defection to UK

SHEFFIELD, England (AP) — When boxer Thomas Essomba walked out of the London Olympic Village with his suitcases...

Meet Diamond Platnumz, Tanzania’s Biggest Star

When Diamond Platnumz was 17, he worked odd jobs selling secondhand clothing and pumping gas to try to...

In to Africa: Cougs contributing to Tanzania’s economic growth | WSU Insider

Michael Lege standing at the door of WSU's office in Tanzania before the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic....

Tanzania opposition leader Mbowe in court on ‘terror’ charges | Tanzania News

Freeman Mbowe says the charges are politically motivated, and his case has triggered concern among rights groups.The leader...

Tigray conflict: All combatants have the obligation to protect Eritrean refugees – UN expert – Ethiopia

GENEVA (6 August 2021) – Eritrean refugees trapped in the midst of the armed conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray...

SuperSport United CEO Stanley Matthews gives latest update

SuperSport United CEO Stanley Matthews expects Teboho Mokoena and Sipho Mbule to remain with the club this season....

Tokyo Olympics: Triple jumper Hugues Fabrice Zango is set to return home a hero

Triple jumper Hugues Fabrice Zango has been making history for both Burkina Faso and himself throughout 2021.The 28-year-old...

South Africans should be embarrassed by what has been heard at SJN, says Nathi Mthethwa

JOHANNESBURG – Sports, Arts and Culture Minister, Nathi Mthethwa praised Cricket SA for the Social Justice and Nation...

Tokyo Olympics: Uganda and Kenya win golds in athletics as Egypt claim karate bronze

Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei was won two medals at the Tokyo OlympicsUganda's Joshua Cheptegei and Kenya's Faith Kipyegon both...