Day: February 18, 2021

Now, passengers from Brazil, South Africa to be screened at Chennai airport- The New Indian Express

By Express News Service CHENNAI: The State Health Department started testing passengers coming from Brazil and South Africa after...

Air Cote d’Ivoire says 2020 turnover fell 42% during coronavirus pandemic

Ivory Coast's national airline Air Cote d'Ivoire reported turnover of 48 billion CFA Francs ($88.7 million) in 2020,...

Côte d’Ivoire : Hamed Bakayoko évacué en France

A ce jour en Côte d'Ivoire, outre Hamed Bakayoko, l'état de santé de l'actuel président de l'assemblée nationale,...

South Sudan, Mali qualify for AfroBasket 2021, Morocco survive Cape Verde scare – FIBA AfroBasket 2021 – Qualifiers

MONASTIR (Tunisia) - Day 2 of February's window of the FIBA AfroBasket 2021 Qualifiers in Monastir was marked...

Former Tunisian journalist now has blossoming edible flower business

Sonia Ibidhi, a 42-year-old journalist turned to organic farming, tastes some petals in the greenhouse of her small...

Logging and mines occupy Baka Pygmy hunting areas in Cameroon

Pushed off their customary lands and severed from their traditional way of life, Indigenous communities living on roadsides...

A History of Simon’s Town

Simon’s Town – a name that every Capetonian knows.  It is a stunning place to spend an afternoon...

A Neanderthal genetic inheritance could give some people a 22% lower risk of severe Covid-19

A model of a Neanderthal male in his twenties on display at the Natural History Museum in London...

More than 20 million years of life may have been lost due to Covid, study finds

Life expectancy in the US dropped a staggering one year during the first half of 2020 as the...

Africa: Many African Countries Had a Surprise Manufacturing Surge in 2010s – It Bodes Well for the Years Ahead

Gaaitzen de Vries, United Nations University; Emmanuel B Mensah, University of Groningen; Hagen Kruse, University of Groningen, and...

Africa Indigenous Fruit Trees Offer Major Benefits. but They’re Being Ignored

Indigenous fruits have been collected from the wild for centuries for human consumption and other purposes. Across the...

Ethiopian Eatery with a Vegan Specialty Opens on Columbia Pike

A new Ethiopian restaurant on Columbia Pike could help fill the vegan and vegetarian option gap near the...

Malawi: Egypt Gives Malawi Virtual Equipment

Ministry of Foreign Affairs has received a donation the much needed virtual equipment from Egypt at the time...

Consultancy for Organization Capacity Assessment for Kenya Council of Emergency Medical Technicians (KCEMT)

Malteser International (MI), the worldwide relief agency of the Sovereign Order of Malta for humanitarian aid, works in...

Refugee, 18, blinded in acid attack says Met delay may have cost him sight | Crime

A teenage refugee from Eritrea who was blinded in an acid attack in south London says he believes...

Vice President Chiwenga becomes the first Zimbabwean to get the COVID-19 vaccine jab.

Vice President Constantino Chiwenga gets Covid_19 vaccine jab. Twitter. Vice President Constantino Chiwenga gets Covid_19 vaccine jab.Twitter. Zimbabwe’s...

Kenya: State Forms Special Council in New Plan to Fight Malaria

Kenya needs Sh24 billion in the next four years and Sh6 billion annually to eradicate malaria, Health Cabinet...

Rolls-Royce signs engine support agreement with Uganda Airlines

UK-based global major industrial technology group Rolls-Royce and Uganda Airlines have signed a TotalCare service agreement for the...

4 Sudanese killed, 46 injured in bus-truck crash in southern Egypt – Xinhua

ASWAN, Egypt, Feb. 18 (Xinhua) -- At least four Sudanese were killed and 46 others injured in a...

Nigeria’s latest position in the Fifa World Rankings revealed

Gernot Rohr’s Super Eagles dropped one spot in the latest rankings released by the world football governing body...

VIDEO: Ghana winger Samuel Owusu scores on return to Al Fayha against Al Kawkab – Ghana Latest Football News, Live Scores, Results

  Ghanaian winger Samuel Owusu scored on his return for Al Fahya in the Saudi Arabian Division One...

Eritrea: Highlights of Interview With President Isaias Afwerki

In an exclusive, two-hour, interview that was broadcast live on Eri-TV and Radio Dimtis Hafash at 8;00 pm...

Africa: Sunday Lone Strike Sends Cameroon to AFCON U20 Quarters

Sunday Jang Junior scored a delightful header as Cameroon beat Uganda 1-0 at the Olympic Stadium in Nouakchott...

Finally, Shell can no longer shirk responsibility for Niger Delta oil spills

Two landmark rulings are a testament to decades of tireless campaigning by people in the Niger Delta and...

Africa: The First Batch of the Johnson and Johnson Vaccine Arriving in South Africa

South Africa's vaccine rollout was set to start early in February, aiming to vaccinate 1.25 million healthcare workers...

Sudan Soldier Killed During Armed Robbery

Kologi — Four armed and masked people robbed twelve passengers of a commercial vehicle near Kologi, eastern Nuba...

Tanzania: Lukuvi Acts Tough at Coco Beach

LANDS, Housing and Human Settlements Development Minister Mr William Lukuvi on Monday stepped up to demolish a playing...

Jose Pekerman talks about Lionel Messi in 2006, Argentina, World Cup, more

Ivory Coast, Messi was on the bench and was substituted on in the 6-0 win vs. Serbia and...