Football – Germany call up Liverpool’s Can for key qualifers

Football – Germany call up Liverpool’s Can for key qualifers

Liverpool's uncapped defender Emre Can was on Friday called up to the Germany squad for the world champions' forthcoming key Euro 2016 qualifiers against Poland and Scotland. ...

German firm threatens to withdraw from management of Senegal’s new airport

German firm threatens to withdraw from management of Senegal’s new airport

The German company Fraport which owns 51% of operating rights at the Blaise Diagne International Airport in Diass (AIBD) has expressed its desires to withdraw from the activity, APA ...

Football – Benitez wary of Paris Champions League threat

Football – Benitez wary of Paris Champions League threat

Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez says his team have a difficult group for the Champions League pool phase and feels French champions Paris Saint-Germain pose their greatest threat. ...

South African sprinter wins bronze medal in Beijing championships

South African sprinter wins bronze medal in Beijing championships

South African sprinter Anaso Jobodwana has won the bronze medal during a 200m race won by Jamaican superstar Usain Bolt at the 2015 World Athletics Championships in Beijing, China ...

Police recruitment and brawl in parliament dominate Liberian newspapers

Police recruitment and brawl in parliament dominate Liberian newspapers

-The announcement by the Liberia National Police that it will recruit at least 8,000 new officers for 2017 and a brawl between two members of the upper house of Liberia' bicameral ...

Asky Airline moots flight school for Francophone Africa

Asky Airline moots flight school for Francophone Africa

The Pan-African airline ASKY has revealed an ambitious plan to establish a flight school in the Togolese capital Lome to serve aviation upstarts in Francophone Africa.In a statement ...

South Africa: All set for Tshivenda Music Awards in Limpopo Province

South Africa: All set for Tshivenda Music Awards in Limpopo Province

The stage is set for Saturday's 2015 Tshivenda Music Awards (TSHIMA) aimed at inspiring South African artists, songwriters, producers and composers to continue to preserve and ...

MRU member states end Ebola strategy discussions in Liberian capital

Delegates from the four Mano River Union (MRU) member countries on the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) collaboration group have ended the Monrovia EVD conference with a joint communiqué in which they advanced several recommendations. The delegates from Liberia, Ivory Coast, Guinea and Sierra Leone in the  more...

August 28, 2015 at 1:33 pm UTC

South Africa: All set for Tshivenda Music Awards in Limpopo Province

The stage is set for Saturday's 2015 Tshivenda Music Awards (TSHIMA) aimed at inspiring South African artists, songwriters, producers and composers to continue to preserve and promote Tshivenda culture and language through music, APA has learnt. According to the programme, Communications Minister Faith  more...

August 28, 2015 at 10:41 am UTC

South African sprinter wins bronze medal in Beijing championships

South African sprinter Anaso Jobodwana has won the bronze medal during a 200m race won by Jamaican superstar Usain Bolt at the 2015 World Athletics Championships in Beijing, China on Thursday. The medal is the country's second following Wayde van Niekerk's gold in the 400m race on Wednesday. Bolt was  more...

28 August 2015 at 11:01 am UTC

Nigeria declares 57 universities illegal

Nigeria has clamped down on some 57 private universities and other degree awarding institutions described as illegal. The Executive Secretary of Nigeria's National Universities Commission (NUC), Prof. Julius Okojie, made the declaration and directed the closure of the institutions. ``The certificates  more...

28 August 2015 at 10:36 am UTC

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