Football – Gordon signs new Celtic deal

Football – Gordon signs new Celtic deal

Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon signed a two-year contract extension with the Scottish champions on Wednesday. Gordon joined the Glasgow club on an initial two-year deal in 2014 and ...

Ebola survivors’ proxy rallies support for prevail research

Ebola survivors’ proxy rallies support for prevail research

As community awareness by the Liberia-US Joint Clinical Research Partnership to find causes and derive medical solutions for health complications being experienced by Ebola ...

Football – Germany’s Gomez in talks to join Besiktas

Football – Germany’s Gomez in talks to join Besiktas

Turkish top flight club Besiktas announced on Wednesday that they were in talks with Fiorentina's German international Mario Gomez over a move to the Istanbul-based club. "Talks ...

Africa wants Islam of peace and solidarity-President Macky Sall

Africa wants Islam of peace and solidarity-President Macky Sall

Senegal's President Macky Sall on Tuesday said “Africa wants an Islam of peace and tolerance.'' President Sall made the remarks while opening the international conference on "Islam ...

Kenyan, Tanzanian authorities launch man-hunt of elephant poachers

Kenyan, Tanzanian authorities launch man-hunt of elephant poachers

The Kenyan and Tanzanian authorities have mounted a man hunt for some Tanzanian nationals suspected of killing five elephants at the Tsavo West National Park, at the Kenya-Tanzania ...

Slovakia praises Kenya’s steps towards success of devolution

Slovakia praises Kenya’s steps towards success of devolution

The Slovakia government on Tuesday praised the steps taken by Kenya towards the success of devolution. Speaking during a curtsey call on the Kenyan Vice President, William Ruto, the ...

Namibian President leads land servicing campaign

Namibian President leads land servicing campaign

Namibia's President Hage Geingob has on Monday visited several areas in the nation's capital Windhoek to inspect the available land where the servicing of residential plots will ...

Udoh back into action

Nigeria Premier League record goal-scorer, Mfon Udoh, has returned to full training after several weeks of absence due to illness. Udoh, whose illness sidelined him from the Super Eagles’ 2017 African Cup of Nations’ qualifier returned to full training on Monday with his team mates, as the side continued to  more...

29 July 2015 at 1:47 pm UTC

Ebola survivors’ proxy rallies support for prevail research

As community awareness by the Liberia-US Joint Clinical Research Partnership to find causes and derive medical solutions for health complications being experienced by Ebola survivors continue, the National president of the Ebola Survivors Network of Liberia has sent a rallying call to all Ebola survivors to  more...

July 29, 2015 at 4:00 pm UTC

Botswana film-production firm receives African award

The chief executive of Botswana film production firm Dee-Zone Production, Thabiso Maretlwaneng has been awarded the 2015 African Achievers Award, APA learnt here on Tuesday.Speaking in an interview, Maretlwaneng explained that he was recognized for contributing to the development of Africa through television  more...

July 28, 2015 at 9:34 am UTC

Commission inaugurates committee to review Nigeria’s sports policy

Nigeria's National Sports Commission on Tuesday in Abuja inaugurated a 12-man committee to review the 2009 National Sports Policy in line with contemporary sports administration. Inaugurating the committee, Alhasan Yakmut, the Director-General of NSC, said the non-implementation of the national sports policy  more...

28 July 2015 at 5:44 pm UTC

Nigeria: WAEC owed over $20m by 19 state govts

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has warned that the results of hundreds of candidates, who sat for the May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination may not be released over debts amounting to N4 billion (about $20.4m). The Head of WAEC's National Office in Lagos, Mr. Charles  more...

28 July 2015 at 12:15 pm UTC

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