Day: August 10, 2021

The illegal gold mines killing rivers and livelihoods in Ghana

Sixty percent of Ghana’s water bodies are now polluted, largely due to illegal mining activities. Ghana is the...

Injured Nadal withdraws from Toronto Masters

Injured Nadal withdraws from Toronto Masters | SuperSport – Africa’s source of sports video, fixtures, results and news...

Hope for residents as Narok gets new sanitation system

Until late 2020, Narok had no sanitation system. The County had set aside a quarry near Narok town as...

West Africa’s first-ever case of Marburg virus disease confirmed in Guinea

Health authorities in Guinea have confirmed a case of Marburg virus disease in the southern Gueckedou prefecture. This...

Zambia elections: What you need to know

The economy is struggling and there's a tense political atmosphere ahead of Thursday's elections. Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-58165905...

Zimbabwe: Ken Sharpe Awarded Forbes Best Business Person in Africa

TOP Harare businessman Ken Sharpe Friday received the Forbes Best of Africa Awards Innovative CEO of the Year...

Ghana: Homophobic Ghanaian ‘Family Values’ Bill Is Odious and Beggars Belief

Russia, Nigeria, Uganda and Hungary have all passed odious laws in recent years that discriminate against lesbian, gay,...

Ghana: Anglogold Interim Earnings Dip, Its Ghana Mine Woes Mount and Sibanye Signals Record Results

AngloGold Ashanti posted a slight decline in interim earnings and said its main Ghana mine would remain closed...

Angola: Masfamu Envisages Revision of HIV Positive Protection Law

Luanda — The Minister of Social Action, Family and Women Promotion, Faustina Alves, said Monday that her sector...

Zambia: Cassava As Hedge Against Hunger… Perfect Insurance for Drought, Food Insecurity

IN the past, cassava was associated with backwardness. In one of his gripping sermons, veteran Seventh Day Adventist...

Tanzania: Bayi Breaks Ice On Tanzania’s Medal Failures

FILBERT Bayi has broken ice on why Tanzania had sent only three athletes in the just concluded 2020...

Mauritius: Blaze in Cassis – Distribution of School Materials and Food Packs to Afflicted Families

The Minister of Gender Equality and Family Welfare, Ms. Kalpana Devi Koonjoo-Shah, accompanied by the Parliamentary Private Secretary...

Ghana: “‘Prang 1D1F Starch Factory a Dream Come True for Me’ – Prang Chief Hails President Akufo-Addo

The Paramount Chief of the Prang Traditional Area in the Pru West District of the Bono East Region,...

Tanzania: President Samia Suluhu Hassan on leadership, Covid-19 and democracy

In an exclusive interview with the BBC, Tanzania's President Samia Suluhu Hassan says there were people who doubted...

Ghana: Visa-Free to UAE Not Operational Yet, Says Ghana Embassy

Ghanaian passport holders cannot yet travel to United Arab Emirates, the Ghana embassy in the Arab country has...

Eritrea: NEUYS Meeting On Implementation of Development Programs

The National Union of Eritrean Youth and Students on 6 August conducted six months activity assessment meeting and...

Ghana: ‘Your Achievements in Nkoranza Unprecedented’ – Nkoranza Chief to Akufo-Addo

The Paramount Chief of Nkoranza Traditional Area, Nana Kwame Baffoe IV, has stated that President Akufo-Addo's reputation of...

Ethiopia: Troops and militia rape, abduct women and girls in Tigray conflict – new report

Forces aligned to the Ethiopian government subjected hundreds of women and girls to sexual violenceRape and sexual slavery...

Oil-rich Sudan begins to sense exploitation meted out to them by Chinese

ANI | Updated: Aug 10, 2021 04:06 IST Khartoum , August 10 (ANI): China has provided numerous interest-free...

EIEP: Marginalization and persecution in Ethiopia’s Benishangul-Gumuz

Maladministration is fueling violence between groups that the regional constitution considers indigenous and those who historically held more...

Confucius Institute injects momentum in blooming Sino-Ethiopian cultural ties

A statue at Addis Ababa University in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on December 11, 2019 Photo: AFPFozia Ismael, 22,...

Ethiopia troops launch offensive against TDF, top official claims

Ethiopia troops launch offensive against TDF, top official claims Heavily armed Ethiopian soldiers deployed in Somalia as part...

Can Sudan’s creaking colonial railway help the country get back on track?

Sitting next to the colonial British railway director’s old residence on the banks of the Nile River, the...

Betting on a future ‘Made in Cameroon’

She thought it was a "crazy gamble" at the time, but four years on, Gaelle Laura Zambou Kenfack...

Ethiopia appreciates India’s stance on Tigray conflict at UNSC, World News

The Ethiopian Envoy to India, Tizita Mulugeta, has appreciated India's "principled" stance on the Tigray issue at the...

Zimbabwe: Schools to Remain Closed As Lockdown Is Extended

The Level Four lockdown in place for six weeks to combat the third wave of Covid-19 infection has...

Zimbabwe’s iconic Victoria Falls has opened to vaccinated travelers

Zimbabwe's iconic Victoria Falls has opened to vaccinated travelers Advertiser Disclosure Many of the credit card offers that...

‘Our morgues are full’: Zimbabwe struggles with surge in Covid burials | Global development

A group of women sing hymns at the cemetery in Harare as undertakers, dressed in Covid-19 protective gear,...

Regional states urge dialogue to ease South Sudan tensions | South Sudan News

Regional African trade body IGAD has called on the two rival military factions of Sudan’s People’s Liberation Army-in...

Flood hits Kampala, Uganda – Global Times

People are seen standing on a temporary podium in the wake of flood triggered by heavy rain in...

Video Captures Vicious Transphobic Attack in Cameroon

A brutal attack on two transgender women in Cameroon occurred just weeks after a court ordered the women,...

Requests for Three-Year Arrangements Under the Extended Credit Facility and the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Statement by the Executive Director for Cameroon

Cameroon: Requests for Three-Year Arrangements Under the Extended Credit Facility and the Extended Fund Facility-Press Release; Staff Report;...

Cameroon Says Hundreds of Boko Haram Militants from Nigeria and Chad Surrender  | Voice of America

YAOUNDE - Cameroonian officials say at least 82 former Boko Haram fighters from Nigeria and Chad, along with...

Cameroon’s Anglophone Crisis causing hardship for women

YAOUNDÈ, Cameroon – Cameroon President Paul Biya must let “peace reign” in the country’s troubled Anglophone regions, according...

Tower secures partner for short-cycle Cameroon work

Tower Resources has struck a binding heads of agreement (HoA) to farm out its Cameroonian licence to Beluga...

Irregular rains, prolonged dry seasons threaten Cameroon’s cocoa economy

Nkengué, Cameroon, Aug 10 (Reuters) - For more than six decades, the cocoa that Richard Ambassa Mbassiga harvested...

Qatar Bank Asks U.S. Court to Order Eritrea to Pay $300 Million Debt – Bloomberg

Qatar Bank Asks U.S. Court to Order Eritrea to Pay $300 Million Debt Bloomberg Source link : https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-08-10/qatar-bank-asks-u-s-court-to-enforce-eritrea-debt-ruling...

Access restored to Tigray camps sheltering Eritrean refugees |

UN refugee agency (UNHCR) spokesperson, Boris Cheshirkov, told journalists in Geneva that emergency aid had been delivered to...

Orlando Pirates set to sign foreign star

We bring you a comprehensive wrap of the latest transfer rumours floating around in South African football news...

SuperSport United unveil 2021-22 season kits

SuperSport United unveil 2021-22 season kits | SuperSport – Africa’s source of sports video, fixtures, results and news...