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USA vs Nigeria: TV channel, live stream, squad news and preview

Randy Waldrum’s Super Falcons face the Stars and Stripes on Thursday morning with the ambition of ending their...

Badu: Everyone knows Ghana miss a striker like Asamoah Gyan

Former Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu believes the Black Stars are struggling to replace legendary striker Asamoah Gyan following...

US pledges funding to help Egypt move to solar power – Associated Press

US pledges funding to help Egypt move to solar power Associated Press Source link : https://apnews.com/article/donald-trump-joe-biden-middle-east-egypt-solar-power-8c429a356094f718814d027f6c36dc5e Author :...

South Africa Covid infections hit five-month high

People wait to take the COVID-19 test in Johannesburg, South Africa, Feb. 2, 2021. (Xinhua/Chen Cheng) People wait...

Escaped Eritrean trafficker given life sentence in Ethiopia

Kidane Zekarias escaped from court premises in Addis Ababa after nearly a year of trial on eight counts...

Sudan’s Debt Relief: Bangladesh donates $7.7m

Bangladesh on Tuesday provided about $7.7 million to Sudan, which is rebuilding its $30 billion battered economy from...

Finding pathways for sustainable development in Africa

A new project funded under the Belmont Forum's joint Collaborative Research Action on Pathways to Sustainability will develop...

Notorious human trafficker sentenced to life in prison in absentia in Ethiopia

A notorious human trafficker, who absconded from custody earlier this year, has been sentenced to life without parole...

Ethiopia, Human Rights, and The Internet

Washington, DC — No African issue has absorbed as much time in the early months of the Biden...

Aboubakar and Billong: Fecafoot and Cameroon coach Conceicao dismiss Super Lig match-fixing allegations

The Indomitable Lions players have been reportedly accused of fixing a game in the Turkish top-flight last seasonThe...

Kenya’s Titus Ekiru says he can beat Kipchoge’s 1:59:40 marathon record

After winning the Milano Marathon last month in 2:02:57, Kenyan marathoner Titus Ekiru has his eyes on a sub-two-hour...

Kenya, Somalia agree to enhance bilateral ties – Xinhua

NAIROBI, June 16 (Xinhua) -- Kenyan and Somali foreign ministers spoke on phone Wednesday where they resolved to...

PEF worried about Ghana’s competitiveness in AfCFTA; proposes 6-pronged strategies

The Private Enterprises Foundation has expressed worry about Ghana’s competitiveness in the African Continental Freed Trade Area (AfCFTA),...

Bangladesh tour on schedule amid rising Covid cases in Zimbabwe

Last Monday, Zimbabwe's Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) instructed an end to all sporting activities in light of...

High Nigeria food costs push 7 million into poverty – World Bank

The World Bank says food prices have sent millions of Nigerian citizens into poverty.This comes following a new...

Egypt: African Development Bank approves loan of EUR83 million for Egypt’s electricity sector to spur economic recovery from Covid-19

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) have approved an €83 million loan to finance...

‘Diamond’ Rush On Tiny Village In South Africa Likely To End In Disappointment

A tiny village in South Africa has been overrun by thousands of people searching for diamonds. The crowds...

Sudan: Striving for humanitarian care where no one cares | Refugees

“Oh my God,” a stunned Dr Balah whispered to himself as our pick-up truck, loaded with medicines and...

Rwanda, Zimbabwe look to strengthen trade ties | The New Times

Rwanda and Zimbabwe have expressed commitment to double their efforts in order to boost trade between the two...

Nigeria commemorates 2021 World Blood Donor Day, targets voluntary donations

Nigerians are encouraged to become voluntary non-remunerated blood donors, as data indicate that less than 5% of all...

Tanzania reviews ban on exports of live wild animals – Xinhua

DAR ES SALAAM, June 16 (Xinhua) -- Tanzanian authorities said on Wednesday that a ban imposed on exports...

Coronavirus – Kenya: COVID-19 Vaccination (15 June 2021)

Total Vaccinations – 1,138,748 Total First Doses – 989,422 Total Second Doses – 149,326 2nd Dose Uptake –...

The GFCS– APA programme in Malawi and Tanzania – Malawi

Author name: Georgia Pergolini The climate crisis is already harming the productivity of farmers globally, threatening the livelihoods,...

How Anna Papadopoulos And Welella Negussie Are Empowering Ethiopian Weavers Through Sustainable Slow Fashion With Their Social Enterprise Welana

BERLIN, GERMANY- Welana empowers local communities in Ethiopia by providing craftswomen and ... craftsmen a platform to showcase...

7 killed following petrol tanker explosion in Nigeria – Xinhua

ABUJA, June 16 (Xinhua) -- Seven people were killed following a petrol tanker explosion in Nigeria's southwestern state...

Customer relationship management firm Intelcia claims 1,200 direct jobs in Cameroon, 4-folds up within 5 years

(Business in Cameroon) - In 2016, when it entered the Cameroonian market by merging with Clientos, a local...

Looted artefacts withdrawn from UK auction after Ethiopia’s appeal | Ethiopia

Two artefacts that were taken during colonial-era looting by British forces in Ethiopia have been withdrawn from auction...

Reynolds hopes to follow in father’s footsteps as Kenya prepare for Qualifiers – FIBA Women’s AfroBasket 2021

(NAIROBI) Kenya - Victoria Reynolds arrived in the Kenyan capital city of Nairobi from USA a few days...

Canon gets closer to inspire creative communities across Africa

Canon Central and North Africa (CCNA) (www.Canon-CNA.com) is inviting film and photography communities across Africa to connect and...

Africa: Reuters’ Hot List of Climate Scientists Is Geographically Skewed – Why This Matters

The Reuters Hot List of "the world's top climate scientists" is causing a buzz in the climate change...

South Africa’s Efforts to Fix Traditional Courts Hit a Snag

South Africa's Traditional Courts Bill, aimed at regulating traditional courts, has been put on hold amid concerns over...

Ethiopia: Africa Aware – Peacebuilding Amidst Elections in Ethiopia

As upheaval continues in Ethiopia, how can the country negotiate the twin challenges of peacebuilding and ensuring a...

Gateway to Education Limerick fundraise for South Africa School book Donation Drive

Pictured at Gateway to Education Limerick are Paul Goodwin, Assistant Manager and Suzanne Roche, Founder. Picture: Richard Lynch/ilovelimerick GATEWAY...

Botswana says found world’s ‘third largest’ diamond

President Mokgweetsi Masisi. (AFP) Botswanan diamond firm Debswana said Wednesday it had unearthed a 1 098-carat stone that...

South Africa: Chris Buckley – Big Heart, Big Beard and Big Ideas

Chris Buckley was a chemistry boffin who charmed billionaires, reinvented toilets, toyed with 'uricity' and trained a new...

South Africa: ‘A Society That Cuts Itself Off From Its Youth Is Condemned to Bleed to Death’

Fostering a healthy political culture that supports active youth political participation begins with a recognition that young people...

NPS sued after gate decapitated Ugandan humanitarian at Arches National Park in 2020 – USA TODAY

NPS sued after gate decapitated Ugandan humanitarian at Arches National Park in 2020 USA TODAY Source link :...

West Africa: Snowe Briefs Ghana’s Akufo-Addo On Security Situation in Sub-Region

Accra, Ghana-ECOWAS Parliamentary Chairman on Political Affairs, Peace, Security and African Peer Review Mechanism, Senator Edwin Melvin Snowe...

WFP Uganda: 2020 Annual Country Report Overview – Uganda

Throughout 2020, WFP assisted 1.7 million people with life-saving assistance, including 664,525 people with cash-based transfers and 284,697...

A profitable business from converting farming waste into green charcoal

Green Charcoal’s finished briquettes. In 2015, Geoffrey Okoth Yoga left his career as a quantity surveyor in Kampala...