Football – Everton sign Uruguay’s Rodriguez

Football – Everton sign Uruguay’s Rodriguez

Uruguayan striker Leandro Rodriguez has joined Everton from River Plate Montevideo for an undisclosed fee, the English Premier League club said Friday. The 22-year-old forward has ...

Botswana leader suspends judges

Botswana leader suspends judges

President Ian Khama has suspended four High Court Judges for allegedly undermining the Chief Justice, Maruping Dibotelo and bringing the judiciary into disrepute, Gazette newspaper ...

Football – Van Gaal dismisses talk of ‘easy’ Champions League draw

Football – Van Gaal dismisses talk of ‘easy’ Champions League draw

Louis van Gaal has refused to accept that Manchester United have been fortunate in their Champions League draw and insisted he would take nothing for granted as he prepares for the ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Malawi: 12th national agriculture fair underway

Malawi's 12th National Agriculture Fair has opened in the commercial city of Blantyre with a call for companies to exploit opportunities on both production and value chain activities for local, regional and International markets.Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development Allan Chiyembekeza  more...

August 28, 2015 at 5:55 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

FIFA delegation in Freetown for ‘peace talks

A delegation from the World football governing body FIFA is in Sierra Leone to help resolve a long standing dispute among football stakeholders in the country. The delegation headed by Ghana's FA President Kwesi Nyantakyi arrived in Freetown on Thursday. The dispute stemmed from the election in 2013 of Isha  more...

28 August 2015 at 2:56 pm UTC

Ali Bongo slams politicization of Gabonese universities

President Ali Bongo Ondimba of Gabon on Friday advocated for a review of the governance regime of the country's universities, suggesting that they should no longer be left at the mercy of political parties.Speaking in the capital Libreville, Bongo enthused: “The excessive politicization of Gabonese  more...

28 August 2015 at 5:50 pm UTC

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