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Nigeria/South Africa: Banyana Banyana Emerge Victorious in Nigeria

Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture Nathi Mthetwa has congratulated senior national women's football side, Banyana Banyana, on...

South Africa: SA to Participate in Unga76

President Cyril Ramaphosa will participate virtually in the General Debate of the 76th Session of the United Nations...

Uganda: Prime Minister Nabbanja Cites Shoddy Roadworks

The Prime Minister, Ms Robinah Nabbanja, has recommended the termination of a contract for the construction of a...

Ethiopia: City Administration Committed to Make Addis Ababa Fits Its Name

When a new year comes, everyone plans to achieve better in any aspect. Governments and administrations too plan...

Tanzania: Coops Role On Industrialisation Touted

Moshi — The government has said it will collaborate with stakeholders in building a robust cooperative sector to...

Kenya: Odibets Gifts Ferdinand Omanyala Brand New Car

Nairobi — Sprint sensation Ferdinand Omanyala has been gifted a brand-new car by betting firm Odibets as a...

Kenya: Court Throws 3 Members Out of Namata Board Citing Ethnic Dominance

Nairobi — The Employment and Labour Relations Court has overturned the appointment of three board members of the...

BP traders lost almost R1.5 billion in African deal ‘debacle’

BP's traders lost $100 million (~R1.48 billion) in a "debacle" of a deal with a west African commodities...

Uganda: New Wealth Creation Fund for Post Pandemic Uganda

Sanlam Investment East Africa last week unveiled an Income Fund that it says will boost the creation of...

Tanzania: Taking Advantage of Covid-19 Pandemic to Increase Revenue Collections

When taking advantage of Covid-19 pandemic to increase revenue collections tax residency, may be a key area of...

Cuba pledges further support for Kenya in research and pharmaceutical fields

Kenya and Cuba have pledged to enhance bilateral relations in the field of research, vaccines and pharmaceutical products...

Kenya: Marathon Queen Mary Keitany Retires

Kenyan running great Mary Keitany has announced her retirement from athletics. Keitany had a stellar career that saw...

Cameroon: Samuel Eto’o to Vie for Football Federation Presidential Seat

Yaounde — Four-time African player of the year, Samuel Eto'o Fils has declared his interest in the presidency...

South Africa: Pros and Cons – the Elusive ‘Magic’ of Corporate Unbundling

While unbundling is frequently perceived as a 'best-case' scenario for many large businesses, it can represent anything but...

APICORP launches its inaugural Green Bond Framework

Green Bond Framework follows the approval of the ESG Policy Framework in April 2021; Reinforces APICORP’s (www.APICORP.org) focus...

US condemns Sudan coup attempt, warns against ‘external interference’

United Nations – The United States on Tuesday condemned the coup attempt in Sudan and warned against "external...

Nigeria: Lawmakers Urge Govt to Provide Relief Materials to Victims of Insurgency in Sokoto

The House of Representatives has urged the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development and the...

Nigeria: Buhari Commiserates With King Sunny Ade Over Wife’s Demise

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with renowned musician, King Sunny Ade, over the passing of his wife, Risikat...

Nigeria: China Targets New Bilateral Relations, Trade With Nigeria

The Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Cui Jianchun, has said the bilateral relations and trade between China and...

Nigeria: Our Youths Must Be Given Jobs, Osinbajo Tells African Leaders

In furtherance of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), seeking to promote economic growth, social inclusion and environmental protection,...

Who should be my Champions League Fantasy Football Captain for Matchday 2? | UEFA …

... is anything to go by – nine goals in his last five appearances for club and country...

South Africa: SA Explores Tech Solutions to Water Challenges

Water and Sanitation Minister Senzo Mchunu has pleaded with stakeholders in the water sector to rally behind ensuring...

South Africa: Premier Chupu Mathabatha Delivers Keynote Address At Provincial Heritage Day 2021 Celebration, 24 Sept

Limpopo Premier, Mr Chupu Stanley Mathabatha will deliver a virtual keynote address during the Provincial Heritage Day Celebration...

Energy Capital & Power, Nigerian Gas Association to Promote Gas-Focused Agenda at USAEF 2021

Energy Capital & Power (ECP) (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com) has partnered with the Nigerian Gas Association (NGA) to promote gas development...

Meet the female entrepreneurs leading innovation in Africa — Quartz

Ivory Coast/Senegal ... member of the Ivorian League for Women's Rights, an organization that fights against gender-based violence...

Uganda: Construction of Uganda Tourism School Nearly Complete

The Uganda Tourism School is due to be handed over to the government following the completion of physical...

Nigeria: Senate Sets Up 7 – Member Conference Committee On Electoral Act Amendment Bill

Abuja — The Senate has set up a Conference Committee to harmonize positions on the Electoral Act Amendments...

Nigeria: Sit-At-Home – No Candidate Missed Exam in Enugu, Says WAEC

The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has said that no candidate in Enugu state missed its ongoing examination...

Tanzania: Shose Sinare Gets Reprieve in Sh69 Billion Lawsuit Against Stanbic Bank

Dar es Salaam — Ex-Stanbic Bank executive Shose Sinare has new hopes that a suit in which she...

Tanzania: DPP Drops Sedition Charges Against Tundu Lissu

Dar es Salaam — The Kisutu Resident Magistrate's Court has dismissed a sedition case that Chadema's deputy chairman,...

Uganda: Invest Shs1.2tn IMF Money in Covid-19 Fight – CSOs

Kampala, Uganda — Government needs to open up on the recent allocation of the Shs1.2trillion International Monetary Fund's...

Uganda: President Museveni to Address Nation Tomorrow

Entebbe, Uganda — President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni will address the nation tomorrow September 22 on COVID-19 and the...

Uganda: Unra Urges MPs to Speed Up Loan Approval for Hoima Oil Road

Kampala, Uganda — Members of Parliament have been urged by Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) to fast-track the...

Tanzania: Over 600 People Receive Free Eye Treatment in Mara

Dar es Salaam — A total of 650 people in Mara Region have received free eye treatment, including...

UN GA 2021: Africa cannot outsource its health to the rest of the world, African Development Bank head says during panel on closing the health gap – Africanews English

UN GA 2021: Africa cannot outsource its health to the rest of the world, African Development Bank head...

Seychelles: Air Seychelles to Resume Flights to South Africa This Week

The Seychelles' national carrier, Air Seychelles, plans to resume flights to Johannesburg, South Africa as of September 24,...

Côte d’Ivoire: Le village d’Abouabou célèbre son centenaire d’évangélisation

Côte d'Ivoire: Le village d'Abouabou célèbre son centenaire d'évangélisation ... Le village d'Abouabou, situé dans la commune de...

Nigeria: JAMB 2021 – Oyo, Osun, Ogun Have Highest Number of Applicants

Oyo, Osun and Ogun had more JAMB 2021 candidates than ten other states combined. Oyo, Osun and Ogun...

Nigeria: Gombe Signs MOU With Private Firm On Oil Exploration

The Gombe State Government signed an MoU with an oil firm for the exploration of petroleum products in...