Fri, 19 Jul 2019

Nigerian chief sacked as CAF vice-president

Cairo - Nigeria football chief Amaju Pinnick was sacked as vice-president of the African Football Confederation (CAF), the governing body ...

Algeria ready for 'match of a lifetime' - Guedioura

Cairo - Algeria midfielder Adlene Guedioura says Friday's Africa Cup of Nations final against Senegal represents the "match of a ...

Ghana hopes to benefit from hosting Africa's free trade area secretariat

Ghana has been chosen by the African Union (AU) to host the secretariat of the African Continental Free Trade Area. ...

AFCON final coaches both locals for first time since 1998

Cairo - The Africa Cup of Nations final between Algeria and Senegal in Cairo Friday will pit local coaches against ...

Bafana in Pot 2 for AFCON 2021 qualifiers

Cape Town - Bafana Bafana have been placed in Pot 2 of the qualifying phase for the 2021 Africa Cup ...

Friends collide as Cisse and Belmadi target AFCON crown

Cairo - They were born a day apart, raised in the same city and enjoyed prosperous playing careers, and while ...

5 things to know about AFCON finalists Algeria, Senegal

Cairo - Five things to know about each of the Africa Cup of Nations finalists, Algeria and Senegal.Algeria- Captain and ...

DRC Ebola outbreak an 'emergency of international concern': WHO

The World Health Organisation on Wednesday declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo a "public health emergency ...

Pirates Kidnap 10 Turkish Sailors Off Nigeria

Pirates have attacked a ship off the coast of Nigeria and abducted 10 sailors from the Turkish cargo vessel.Shipping company ...

Falling gumtree kills pupil, injures two at Eastern Cape school

A pupil was killed and two others injured when a gumtree fell on them at Lusikisiki Village Junior Secondary School ...

Interview Lucy Scott

This interview is part of a series of interviews with academics and practitioners at an early stage of their career. ...

UNDP launches regional stabilization facility for Lake Chad region

Niamey, 17 July 2019 - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today launched the Regional Stabilization Facility for Lake Chad, ...

10-man Benin upset Morocco on penalties in huge Nations Cup shock

10-man Benin upset Morocco on penalties in huge Nations Cup shock Reuters Africa CAIRO (Reuters) - Ten-man Benin rode their ...

France Announces Plan to Issue Visiting Visa in Liberia by September - The Bush Chicken

France Announces Plan to Issue Visiting Visa in Liberia by September The Bush Chicken MONROVIA, Montserrado The French government has ...

Andrew Forrest joins Emirati sheikh in Liberian rail venture

Andrew Forrest joins Emirati sheikh in Liberian rail venture The Australian Financial Review Iron ore billionaire Andrew Forrest appears to ...

Sierra Leone makes strong case for implementation of SDGs at the UN

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 17 July 2019: Sierra Leone has joined several other nations to present a 2nd Voluntary National Review ...

Where is president Bio of Sierra Leone?

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 16 July 2019: Sierra Leones media both news and social, are awash with rumours and innuendos. concerning ...

Graduate Women International celebrates 100 years

Sierra Leone Telegraph: 16 July 2019 Graduate Women International (GWI) is celebrating its centenary in Geneva, Switzerland, with a conference ...

The woman fighting for a better Sierra Leone

Vickie Remoe was born in Sierra Leone, but left the country in 1994 during the time of a civil war ...

ASM Dispute Resolution Service, Toronto

About Us Adi is a Toronto based mediator with over a thousand hours of mediation and negotiation experience. In addition ...

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Betting on biometrics to boost child vaccination rates

At a glance: Biometrics and children A large new trial will fingerprint children aged 1 to 5 to track vaccinations ...

Briefing: The outlook for Libya's migrant detention centres

More than two weeks after an airstrike on a migrant detention centre in Libya's capital left at least 53 people ...

Sudan Urged to Ensure Justice for Raped Women Protesters

NAIROBI - Sudanese women were a driving force during months of protests that ousted veteran autocrat Omar al-Bashir, but the ...

Argentina pick 13 Jaguares to face All Blacks

Buenos Aires - Argentina head coach Mario Ledesma on Thursday named 13 players from beaten Super Rugby finalists the Jaguares ...

LEADERBOARD: 148th Open Championship - Round 1

Cape Town - The 148th Open Championship is underway at Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland.There are 11 South Africans in ...

SA women's netball side beaten by England, face Oz in semis

Cape Town - The South African women's netball side has recorded their first defeat of this year's World Cup in ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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