Wednesday, October 17, 2018

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Abiy Ahmed

Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed Fills Half Of Cabinet With Women

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Tuesday unveiled a downsized cabinet where, in a first, half the members are women, a top o...

Entertainment

Lifestyle

wine

Fine French wine fetches record-smashing $558,000 at auction

passengers

Canada to allow passengers carry cannabis on domestic flights from Oct. 18

cholera outbreak

Zimbabwe vaccinates 1.4 million to combat worst cholera outbreak in a decade

Hyatt Hotels to more than double its Africa hotels by 2020

South Sudanese Surgeon Wins Prestigious Nansen UN refugee Award

GSK vaccine success a milestone in TB, but room for improvement

Accor aims to conquer Africa with $1 billion war chest, says region CEO

Kenyan Governor Charged With Murder

Australia supermarket bans needles amid strawberry crisis

Business

Abiy Ahmed

Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed Fills Half Of Cabinet With Women

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Tuesday unveiled a downsized cabinet where, in a first, half the members are women, a top official said. Women occupy key positions in the 20-member...
first black mayor

Belgium Elects Nation’s First Black Mayor, a Congolese Immigrant

Belgian voters elected the first black mayor in their nation’s history on Sunday — a man originally from the huge swath of central Africa that Belgium brutalized for generations, in one of t...
solar

Crowdfunded solar panels aim to supercharge business in Africa

Like many small-scale farmers in densely populated Kisii County in western Kenya, James and Janet Torori long depended on bananas, maize and a single dairy cow for food and income. “Like ...

Editorial Pick

cancer

Why Increase in Cancer Deaths Should Worry Africa

Cancer is the second leading cause of death globally and is estimated to account for 9.6 million death in 2018, according to WHO. In Uganda alone, over 60,000 new cases are reporte...

France Pledges to Increase Aid to Africa for Girl Child Education, Others

Africa: EU Investment in Africa – Europe Racing to Catch Up

Africa: Tackle Africa’s Chronic Diseases With Effective Actions

New Technology Aims to Prevent Newborn Deaths in Sub-Saharan Africa

Africa: Internet Censorship in Africa Threatens Democracy, Economy

Africa: U.S Gas Roadmap to Power and Light Sub-Saharan Africa

China upstages France in Francophone West Africa

Africa’s Plastic pollution and environmental safety

Early childhood growth: UNICEF wants Investment in friendly policies

Sports

Politics

Maurice Kamto

Cameroon candidate Maurice Kamto declares victory, ruling party denies

Atiku Abubakar

Nigeria’s opposition PDP picks Atiku Abubakar as 2019 presidential election

curfew

Cameroon imposes curfew in anglophone region ahead of ‘independence’ anni

Nigeria’s ruling party narrowly wins governor vote in key region

Graft forces Britain to suspend bilateral aid to Zambia

Togo general elections to hold in December

Exiled Leader Of Ethiopian Rebel Group Returns Home Amid Reforms

South Africa not planning mass layoffs in public sector to fight recession

Nigeria’s Buhari appoints Yusuf Bichi as new Secret service boss

Uganda warns against interference as pressure mounts on U.S. to cut military aid

Angola’s Lourenço appointed leader of ruling MPLA party

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe says now accepts Mnangagwa as legitimate president

Sports

sports minister

Kenya’s ex-sports minister to be charged over Rio Olympics graft

Mariners

Usain Bolt bangs in two goals on debut for Coastal Mariners

John Terry

Former-England captain John Terry announces retirement

Man United set to sack Mourinho and pay £20m compensation

Ronaldo Denies Sexual Assault Accusation, Calls Rape ‘Abominable Crime’

FC Barcelona break billion dollar revenue record

CAF chief makes surprise visit to Cameroon

China Open: Del Potro savours ‘amazing year’ after injury scare

Andy Murray ends season with ankle injury

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