One week break for Nigeria U23

One week break for Nigeria U23

Nigeria U23 head coach, Samson Siasia, has given his team a one-week-break after they booked the qualification ticket for the U23 African Championship in Senegal. Despite their ...

AMISOM pledges probe into civilian deaths in Southern Somalia

AMISOM pledges probe into civilian deaths in Southern Somalia

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has promised to launch investigations into allegations made against its troops for causing civilian deaths in Marka, Lower Shabelle ...

Heartland restore their home ground

Heartland restore their home ground

Heartland FC media offcier announced that Saturday's Nigeria Premier League match will be played at their home ground, Dan Anyiam Stadium. Cajetan Nkwopara, Heartland FC media ...

UK: Ex-Tory leader faces ‘fraud investigation panel’ over Somalia oil

UK: Ex-Tory leader faces ‘fraud investigation panel’ over Somalia oil

Former leader of the British Tory party, Lord Howard, is to face ‘fraud investigation panel' probing alleged “corruption” at a Somali oil firm under his chairmanship, APA learns ...

Ghana: Doctors’ strike puts pressure on military, police hospitals

Ghana: Doctors’ strike puts pressure on military, police hospitals

The strike by Ghanaian doctors has brought about intense pressure on facilities at police and military hospitals as patients have turned to them for medical attention, APA learns ...

Malawi’s Mutharika in Zambia for state visit

Malawi’s Mutharika in Zambia for state visit

Malawi's President Peter Mutharika said Friday that his visit to neighbouring Zambia will further strengthen relations which date back a long period.Speaking upon his departure at ...

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 ...

Guardiola and De Jong fight in the tunnel

Bayern Munich manager, Pep Guardiola, was furious with a tackle by AC Milan midfielder Nigel De Jong which injured young Bayern hopeful Joshua Kimmich and both Guardiola and De Jong were recorded shouting at each others in the  more...

5 August 2015 at 11:24 am UTC

S/Leone: MPs raise concern over rise in teen pregnancy

A Sierra Leonean lawmaker has blamed the country`s courts system for encouraging teenage pregnancy and child marriage.MP Emma Kowa, chairwoman of the parliamentary committee on Social Welfare, said Wednesday recent figures showed a sharp rise in cases of teen pregnancy, citing three major districts –  more...

August 5, 2015 at 10:47 am 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

Botswana: Hero’s welcome for 800m world champion

After beating 800m-world champion David Rudisha for the sixth time recently, hundreds of Batswana are expected to welcome Botswana's pride Nijel Amos at the Sir Seretse Khama International Airport on Tuesday.The Botswana National Sports Council (BNSC) official Dimpho Matlhare said together with Botswana  more...

4 August 2015 at 9:51 am UTC

Ghana: Fisheries College named after late Atta Mills

The Vice President (VP) of Ghana, Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, on Tuesday laid the official foundation stone to herald the construction of a Fisheries College at Anomabo in the Central Region in memory of the late Ghanaian President John Evans Atta Mills.It is situated on a 95 acre land in Anomabo, which is  more...

4 August 2015 at 5:45 pm UTC

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