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Senegal/Algeria: Senegal's Camara Exalts Algeria After Man of the Match Award

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

Senegal teenage sensation Mamadou Lamine Camara claimed a third TotalEnergies Man of the Match on Saturday following their victory over hosts Algeria. ...

Nigeria: 41 Dead After Bandits, Vigilantes Clashes In Katsina State

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

Abuja -- Authorities in Nigeria's Katsina state have launched a joint security operation after 41 people were killed when a vigilante group clashed with bandits who attacked their village. ...

East Africa: EAC Summit Orders Foreign Armed Groups Out of Eastern DR Congo

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

Nairobi -- The East African Community (EAC) Summit has ordered the immediate withdrawal of foreign armed groups in Eastern DRC as part of renewed efforts to end clashes in the region. ...

Africa: Madagascar Beat Niger to Clinch TotalEnergies CHAN Third Place

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

Madagascar striker Jean Razafindrakoto hit a late goal to give them a hard-fought 1-0 TotalEnergies African Nations Championship (CHAN) win against Niger on Friday to clinch third place of the competition. ...

Egypt: Egypt, EU Probe Means to Boost Renewable Energy, Green Hydrogen Cooperation

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

Egypt's ambassador to the European Union and Belgium Badr Abdel Ati has reviewed means to cement cooperation with the EU in the domains of renewable, traditional and clean energy and green hydrogen. ...

Senegal: Senegal Coach Thiaw - 'Our CHAN Victory Means Our Hard Work Has Paid Off'

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

Senegal coach Pape Thiaw is in cloud nine after his team lifted the TotalEnergies African Nations Championship (CHAN) 2022 on Saturday in Algiers. ...

Liberia: U.S. Embassy Sends Security Alert on Roberts International Airport

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

The U.S. Embassy in Monrovia says it is aware of several recent audits of the Roberts International Airport (RIA), all of which have revealed significant shortcomings in airport safety, security, and operational standards. ...

South Africa: Family Asks for Victim's Suicide Note to Be Read to School Bullies

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

The family of a Creighton teenager, who committed suicide after being bullied about her looks at school, want her suicide note to be read out during her school memorial service. ...

Nigeria: Nigeria Confers Highest Rank On 115 Career Diplomats

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

"It is the recognition of work already

Nigeria: Suspected Kidnappers Kill Wives, Children of Taraba Traditional Ruler

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

The traditional ruler is also known for asking residents of the area not to pay ransom to outlaws who kidnapped their loved ones. ...

Nigeria: Ibom Air to Begin Commercial Flight to Seven African Countries

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

Ibom Air, which launched its maiden flight in June 2019, is rated as one of the most successful airlines in Nigeria. ...

Nigeria: Kenyan Runner, Kibet Wins 8th Lagos City Marathon

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

In the women's category, it was an all-Ethiopian affair ...

Africa: Senegal Star Sy Named CHAN 2022 Best Goalkeeper

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

Senegal goalkeeper Pape Mamadou Sy has bagged the Best Goalkeeper Award of the TotalEnergies African Nations Championship (CHAN) 2022 in Algeria. ...

Africa: Rakotondrabe Over the Moon Following CHAN Bronze

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

Madagascar coach Romuald Rakotondrabe is content with his side's third place finish at the TotalEnergies African Nations Championship (CHAN) 2022 in Algeria. ...

Africa: L'algérino, Ckay, Zaho Ignite CHAN 2022 Closing Ceremony

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

Fantastic African music was at the centre of the closing ceremony of the 2022 African Nations Championship (CHAN) as top musicians L'Algerino, Ckay and Zaho kept fans on their feet before final between Algeria and Senegal on Saturday. ...

Nigeria: Inside Details of Terrorism Charges State Security Filed against Reserve Bank Governor

All Africa | 2023-02-05, 12:40

The documents provide, for the first time, the missing details of the terrorism financing allegation which the SSS levelled against Mr Emefiele. ...

CoCT implements 'stupid rule button' for staff to optimise service delivery

Eye Witness News | 2023-02-05, 12:34

There might not be stupid questions, but to the City of Cape Town, there could be stupid rules. ...

SANDF soldier sentenced to 15 years behind bars for wife's murder

Eye Witness News | 2023-02-05, 12:34

SANDF soldier Bernard Zondi was found guilty of killing his wife, Nonkululeko Majola, in 2018. ...

Pope makes final appeal for peace at end of South Sudan trip

Al Jazeera | 2023-02-05, 12:13

Pope Francis has ended a trip to South Sudan with an impassioned plea for peace and forgiveness in the war-torn country. Francis made the appeal on Sunday as he presided over an open-air Mass attended by 100,000 people on the grounds of a mausoleum for South

Free State education dept investigating corporal punishment allegations

Eye Witness News | 2023-02-05, 11:40

Images circulating on social media allegedly depict the principal of Ntsu Secondary School using corporal punishment after a pupil reportedly skipped detention. ...

Kilwa: The Forgotten History of the Swahili People | Arkeo Ep28

The Epoch Times | 2023-02-05, 11:22

Along the eastern coast of Africa, the Swahili people have long intrigued scientists. It is believed that between the 10th and 15th centuries, the Swahili erected dozens of stone-built opulent cities in this area. ...

Durban attorney sentenced to five years for falsifying claim worth R100 000

News24 | 2023-02-05, 11:10

Durban attorney Shameer Goolabjith has been sentenced to five years' imprisonment for falsifying a claim purportedly on behalf of a complainant. ...

Pope Francis wraps up South Sudan trip with urge to end 'blind fury' of violence

France24 | 2023-02-05, 10:53

Pope Francis wound up a peace mission to South Sudan on Sunday urging the people to make themselves immune to the "venom of hatred" to achieve the peace and prosperity that have eluded them through years of bloody ethnic conflicts. ...

SAVA: SA doesn't have enough qualified vets to fill available vacancies

Eye Witness News | 2023-02-05, 10:46

The South African Veterinary Association is attempting to get veterinary professionals back on the country's critical skills list to tackle the imbalance. ...

Weed In South Africa: Apartheid Waged A War On Drugs That Still Has Unequal Effects Today

MENA FN | 2023-02-05, 10:41

(MENAFN - The Conversation) Cannabis is being commercialised into a multibillion-dollar global industry and South Africa wants a piece of the pie. In his 2022 state of the nation address , ... ...

Kuwaiti Overcomes Developmental Dysplasia Of The Hip After Successful Surgery

MENA FN | 2023-02-05, 10:41

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) (News Story by Hanan Al-Saeedi) KUWAIT, Feb 5 (KUNA) -- Dalal Al-Rashed had suffered from Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH) for almost 20 years, but ... ...