Day: August 16, 2021

Ivory Coast begins Ebola vaccinations after case confirmed in Abidjan | Ottawa Citizen

An 18-year-old woman tested positive on Saturday after traveling by bus to Abidjan from neighboring Guinea. It is...

Sheff Utd secure Liverpool defender with Man Utd and ex-Leeds stars next

The Ivory Coast winger joined the Red Devils at the start of the year after agreeing a deal...

Ivory Coast begins Ebola vaccinations after first confirmed case in 25 years

Ivory Coast has confirmed cases of ebola. Ivory Coast begin vaccinating health workers in the commercial capital Abidjan...

Nigerians get Moderna COVID vaccines, which were donated by the US

Health workers in Nigeria on Monday started to vaccinate people with the Moderna COVID-19 as the country aims...

New world rugby rankings as Australia sink to record-equalling low, Argentina climb and Wales ninth in table

Argentina have jumped ahead of Australia in the World Rugby rankings after the opening round of the Rugby...

‘Cattle boy’ millionaire: Meet Zambia’s new president Hakainde Hichilema

President elect Hakainde Hichilema waves at supporters after a press briefing at his residence in Lusaka. Hakainde Hichilema...

Uganda anti-pornography law dropped after backlash – BBC News

Uganda anti-pornography law dropped after backlash BBC News Source link : https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-58235637 Author : Publish date : 2021-08-16...

Uganda anti-pornography law dropped after backlash

Legislation branded the "anti-miniskirt" law is annulled by Uganda's Constitutional Court. Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-58235637 Author : Publish...

Tanzania: Capuchin Marks 100years in Tanzania

Italian Ambassador to Tanzania, Marco Lombardi has visited various representatives of Italian Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and some missions...

Tanzania: High Court Asked to Dismiss Mobile Transaction Levies Suit

THE Solicitor General, Mr Gabriel Malata, has asked the High Court in Dar es Salaam to dismiss with...

Tanzania: Court Orders Standard Chartered to Pay 150m/ – Damages to Banker

THE High Court in Dar es Salaam has ordered Standard Chartered Bank and Petromark Africa Limited to pay...

Chelsea’s Lukaku more ‘complete’ after Inter spell

Chelsea's Lukaku more 'complete' after Inter spell | SuperSport – Africa’s source of sports video, fixtures, results and...

Egypt, Japan foreign ministers discuss cooperation to solve regional issues

Japan's foreign minister on Monday met with his Egyptian counterpart in Cairo. Toshimitsu Motegi and his delegation discussed...

Orlando Pirates latest | Early candidates to replace Zinnbauer

Orlando Pirates are without a head coach just a game into the 2021-22 PSL season, and less than...

Zambia elections: Hakainde Hichilema supporters celebrate victory

People take to the streets following Hakainde Hichilema's landslide victory in Zambia's presidential elections. Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-58236586...

Zambia’s outgoing president concedes, calls for a peaceful transition

President Edgar Lungu conceded defeat - and promised to comply with Zambia's Constitution. Lungu congratulated his opponent and...

Coronavirus – Africa: Medical Product Alert N°5/2021: Falsified COVISHIELD vaccine

Alert Summary This WHO Medical Product Alert refers to falsified COVISHIELD (ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 Corona Virus Vaccines (Recombinant)) identified...

Orlando Pirates latest | Why Josef Zinnbauer resigned at Bucs [REVEALED]

Josef Zinnbauer has vacated his position as head coach of Orlando Pirates, and the reason behind his resignation...

African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Manchester United’s Diallo wanted by Sheffield United

Goal brings you all the latest news, rumours and deals related to African stars across the worldDiallo wanted...

Josef Zinnbauer resigns as Orlando Pirates head coach

Josef Zinnbauer has officially resigned as head coach of Orlando Pirates with immediate effect, the club said in...

Zambia election: Hakainde Hichilema beats President Edgar Lungu

He managed to get a scholarship to the University of Zambia, and later graduated with an MBA degree...

Facebook’s giant African internet cable will now be even bigger

Facebook and some of the world’s largest telecommunications carriers, China Mobile and MTN Group, are set to build...

Egypt: PM Probes Fostering Technical Education Coop. With Japan

The government attaches great importance to technology education, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli said during a meeting on Sunday...

Egypt: Culture Min. Opens 29th Salah El-Din Citadel Festival for Music, Singing

Culture Minister Enas Abdel Dayem opened on Sunday the 29th Salah El-Din Citadel Festival for Music and Singing...

Egypt FM Condoles With Algerian Counterpart Over Wildfires

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry made a phone call with his Algerian counterpart Ramtane Lamamra to express Egypt's solidarity...

Egypt: El-Sisi Receives U.S. Director of Central Intelligence Agency

President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi received today US Director of the Central Intelligence Agency Mr. William Burns, in the presence...

Egypt: Sisi Orders Outlining Plan to Vaccinate Staff of Universities, Educational Institutes

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has directed action to outline a plan to vaccinate cadres of universities and...

Egypt: EgSA – First Satellite of Egyptian Universities to Be Launched Next Year

Head of the Egyptian Space Agency (EgSA) Mohamed El Qousi said a new satellite of type Cube-Sat will...

Sudan: MSF Starts Measles Vaccination Campaign in Darfur’s Jebel Marra

Jebel Marra — Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) last week launched an urgent measles vaccination campaign to...

Sudan: West Darfur Wali – Security Improving, Humanitarian Situation Still Dire

Khartoum — According to West Darfur Wali (Governor) Khamees Abakar, the security situation in the state is gradually...

Coronavirus – South Africa: Minister Blade Nzimande on Cape-Bio Green Light to manufacture COVID-19 Rapid Test Kits locally

The Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Dr Blade Nzimande, is pleased to announce that the South African...

Zambian President Edgar Lungu concedes defeat after rival Hakainde Hichilema’s landslide win

Zambian President Edgar Lungu has conceded defeat after opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema's landslide election victory.With all but one...

Uganda: Passenger Traffic Further Drops in July – UCAA

Entebbe International Airport has registered a decline in the number of daily passengers with an average of 1978...

Uganda: Court Clerk Remanded for Soliciting Shs150,000 Bribe

The Kololo-based Anti-corruption Court has remanded a 34-year-old court clerk for soliciting a Shs150,000 bribe. The accused, Vincent...

Uganda: State House Operatives Arrest Bailiff Kirunda Over Murder

State House Anti-Corruption operatives have arrested a renowned bailiff after going into hiding for a month after the...

Uganda: Women Media Practitioners Decry Social Media Harassment

Female media practitioners have decried gender‑related threats, harassment and intimidation they experience while on social media platforms, including...

Uganda: Interest Rates Drop Amid Subdued Credit Demand

Demand for credit remained subdued in the period ended June even as interest rates, for the first time...

Uganda: President Directs Injection of Shs141b in Kiira Motors Plant

President Museveni has directed that Shs141 billion, which would have been spent on the construction of a road...

Uganda: Govt in Bid to Connect 235,000 Households to National Grid

Government is sourcing for material to connect at least 234,989 electricity applicants through the free electricity connection policy....

Uganda: Torture – Only Justice Can Change Course

On Saturday, President Museveni addressed the nation on the security situation in the country. Prior to the address,...