UN scribe urges credible polls in CAR

UN scribe urges credible polls in CAR

The Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki Moon, in a statement released on Sunday called on all citizens of the Central African Republic to ensure a “peaceful and ...

Egypt’s parliament regains legislative powers-Official

Egypt’s parliament regains legislative powers-Official

Egyptian President, Abdel Fattah El-Sisi announced the official transfer of legislative powers from the executive authority to Parliament, in a speech held on Saturday before ...

Africities 2015: Congolese capital chosen to host 2018 Africities summit

Africities 2015: Congolese capital chosen to host 2018 Africities summit

Brazzaville, the Congolese capital has been confirmed as the next host of the eight Africities Summit of African mayors and local authorities in 2018. The Congolese capital was ...

Nigeria: Press zoom ex-governor’s fraud money, re-opening of Halliburton probe, others

Nigeria: Press zoom ex-governor’s fraud money, re-opening of Halliburton probe, others

The UK sharing of fraud money of convicted Nigeria's ex-governor and the re- opening and probe of those involved in Halliburton fraud were some of the lead stories in newspapers on ...

Swaziland vows to make SADC delegates feel at home

Swaziland vows to make SADC delegates feel at home

All Southern Africa Developing Community (SADC) delegates attending the 36th SADC Summit hosted by Swaziland in August will feel at home away from home while they are in the ...

Africities 2015: Youth getting bolder, Jo’burg mayor tells APA

Africities 2015: Youth getting bolder, Jo’burg mayor tells APA

Young people in South Africa and elsewhere in Africa are getting bolder in determining what is best for their countries, a momentum which should be given further impetus, ...

The Crazy Idea of the Week: free internet for all

The Crazy Idea of the Week: free internet for all

The pitch about Outernet: Information for the World from Outer Space. Unrestricted, globally accessible, broadcast data. Quality content from all over the Internet. Available to all ...

4, 000 Mozambican refugees flee to Malawi – official

Some 4,000 Mozambicans from parts of Moatize district in Tete province have fled to neighbouring Malawi, media reports on Sunday say. The Mozambican government has been encouraging its citizens fleeing clashes between gunmen of the former rebel movement Renamo and the security forces to return home. However,  more...

February 14, 2016 at 5:40 pm UTC

Two million Central Africans go to the polls

Nearly two million Central Africans have been queuing out to vote in the second round of presidential elections and the first round of legislative elections on Sunday.This last phase pits Anicet Georges Dologuélé, who came first in the first round with 23 percent in a two-horse race against Faustin Archange  more...

February 14, 2016 at 4:46 pm UTC

President Zuma urges int’l business to invest in Africa

South African President Jacob Zuma has encouraged the world business community to invest in Africa to assist in creating jobs and improving the living standards of Africans, whose majority are the youth.Speaking Saturday night during the second Annual Ubuntu Awards at the Cape Town International Convention  more...

February 14, 2016 at 4:31 pm UTC

Ghana: Medeama football club win FA Super Cup

Ghana's Medeama Sporting Club were on Sunday evening crowned winners of the 2015 season Super Cup following a 1-0 victory over Ashanti Gold FC. The FA Cup winners put up a sterling performance to snatch the cup from the League champions in a match that saw the two teams displaying enterprising football. The  more...

February 8, 2016 at 12:16 pm UTC

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