Day: August 14, 2021

Ethiopia: What do we know about aid going into Tigray?

Who's preventing desperately needed aid supplies reaching Ethiopia's Tigray region? Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/58189049 Author : Publish date...

Zambian election: President says vote ‘not free and fair’ as opposition takes early lead

Zambia's president has said the general election is not "free and fair" amid acts of violence in some...

Zambian opposition leader Hichilema takes early lead in presidential vote

Zambias presidential candidate for the opposition, Hakainde Hichilema of the United Party for National Development greets supporters. Zambia...

Coronavirus – South Africa: Government Assures Citizens of Vaccine Safety

As government ramps up the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccination programme, Minister of Health, Dr Joe Phaahla, has...

Zambia election: AU observers signal high tension before and after vote

The African Union observers in Zambia’s election signaled high tensions in the country following the Thursday vote to...

Malawi: Village Gets Award for Fighting Malaria Infection and Deaths

Machinga — Malawi had nearly 7 million malaria cases last year, more than a third of the population,...

Fire crews make headway as Algerians pray for 71 dead

Following nationwide prayers being held for the dead, firefighters were able to make through the wildfires in Algeria.Civilian...

Rwandan President and Arsenal fan Paul Kagame frustrated by defeat

Paul Kagame, a committed Gunners fan, lashes out on Twitter at the club his government sponsors. Source link...

Ethiopia updates, Zambia elections, and Africa’s many Olympic achievements

War in Tigray continues, and Ethiopia rejects Sudan’s mediation attempts Ethiopia’s conflict in Tigray has escalated after the...

Finn Russell publicly questions Warren Gatland’s Lions tactics in South Africa

Finn Russell has questioned the tactics employed by Warren Gatland’s Lions during the series defeat to South Africa....

Ethiopia: Diaspora Financing GERD Construction, Expediting Development

The financial support from the Diaspora community for the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) is...

Ethiopia: Terrorist TPLF Poses Threats on Ethiopia Unless Cleared for Good – Scholar

An Ethiopian Diaspora scholar said that the TPLF terrorist group has to be buried soon and swept from...

Ethiopia: Alliance Vows to Help Govt Overcome Multifarious Challenges

The Ethiopian Diaspora Association Alliance vowed to work in collaboration with the government of Ethiopia in addressing the...

Ethiopians’ Reactions to Second Visit of U.S. Special Envoy

ADDIS ABABA - Following the decision of the U.S. to send its Special Envoy for the Horn of...

Ethiopia: Displaced Citizens Speak Out About Militant TPLF Atrocities

ADDIS ABABA - Citizens displaced from their homes in Alamata town said that the terrorist TPLF clique has...

Nigeria: 22,000 HIV Persons Not on Drugs in Nasarawa – Nasaca

The Executive Director, Nasarawa State Aids Control Agency (NASACA), Dr Ruth Bello, says 22,000 persons infected with HIV/...

Italian footballer breaks barriers, plays in Ugandan super league

In a world where the European leagues take the best of Africa's football talent, Stefano Mazengo Loro goes...

Sascoc deserves a gold medal for hypocrisy, expediency and opportunism

By Kevin Ritchie Aug 14, 2021Share this article:ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShareJohannesburg - On Monday night, the story broke that South Africa’s...

Ethiopia: What do we know about aid going into Tigray? – BBC News

Ethiopia: What do we know about aid going into Tigray? BBC News Source link : https://www.bbc.com/news/58189049 Author :...

Anarchy Returning to South Sudan: Is another Civil War Brewing?

“Guinea is beautiful: we don’t need to rape it anymore. We just need to make love to her.”...

News: OCHA highlights challenges facing the humanitarian situation in Ethiopia, says food aid delivered to 54,000 malnourished children

A child is screened for malnutrition at a health centre in Tigray, Ethiopia. Photo: UNICEF/Mulugeta Ayene By Addis Standard...

MTN opts out of a second bid for Ethiopia telco licence over risk

By JULIUS BARIGABA After losing out to the Safaricom-led consortium in the race for a telecom licence in...

Tigray conflict: Ethiopia′s growing humanitarian crisis | DW News – latest news and breaking stories | DW

DW News The fighting between Ethiopian troops and resurgent Tigrayan forces is spreading, threatening to destabilize the war-torn...

Zimbabwe to tour Ireland and Scotland in August-September

Zimbabwe will clash against Ireland in a five-match T20I series and a three-match ODI series which will be...

Sudan receives third shipment of U.S. wheat – agency

KHARTOUM, Aug 14 (Reuters) - Sudan has received 48,000 tonnes of wheat aid from the United States, state...

Interests, not ideology drive Sudan’s ties to Turkey |

ANKARA--Sudan is trying to correct the course of its relations with Turkey and overcome a period of about...

Cameroon Says Fight Over Water Leaves Many Dead or Wounded | Voice of America

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON - Cameroonian officials say hundreds of people have fled its northern border with Chad after an...

Girlfriend watched as Eritrean man died after jumping overboard from sinking boat in Channel

A 27-year-old man from Eritrea died after he and four others jumped overboard as their boat started to...

New-look South Africa cruise to comfortable win over sloppy Argentina in Rugby Championship

South Africa score three tries to nil with many first-teamers rested after Lions series Fly-half Nicolas Sanchez strikes...

Norwich 0-3 Liverpool: Mohamed Salah scores and assists two

Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 15 Premier League matches against NorwichMohamed Salah scored one and provided two...

Springboks launch Rugby Championship defence with hard-fought Pumas win

SPRINGBOKS LAUNCH RUGBY CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE DEFENCE WITH PUMAS WINThe Springboks started their 2021 Rugby Championship campaign with a...

Rugby Championship: Springboks 32-12 Argentina

Springboks vs Argentina: The Boks kick off their Rugby Championship campaign against the Pumas at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium...

Focus on Africa as world junior athletes gather in Nairobi | The Guardian Nigeria News

Favour OfiliAfter two weeks of glamour at the Tokyo Olympic Games, focus has shifted to Nairobi, Kenya, venue...

Kenya, Jamaica – Models for development of sports industry in Africa | The Guardian Nigeria News

Sports development in Africa is on my mind. I am asking myself probing questions. Uganda produced a John...

Viewpoint: Why Twitter got it wrong in Nigeria

Many well-meaning outsiders have learned never to be too quick to meddle in the affairs of African countries,...