Day: June 14, 2022

Maasai protesters shot, beaten as Tanzania moves forward with wildlife game reserve

Tanzanian police officers and authorities have shot and beaten about 31 Maasai villagers, including children, during early June...

Zimbabwe reporter fined on accreditation for New York Times

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A Zimbabwean court on Tuesday convicted a journalist on charges of breaking the country’s...

Tanzania forecasts slower GDP growth in 2022, expects pick-up next year

A general picture shows the skyline of Tanzania's port city of Dar es Salaam, File. REUTERS/Andrew Emmanuel Register...

Uganda’s economy expanded to Shs162 trillion – Kasaija

The Ministry of Finance Planning and Economic Development Tuesday said the size of Uganda’s economy expanded to Shs162.1...

Tanzania: President Samia – Why Invest in Tanzania

PRESIDENT Samia Suluhu Hassan has wooed Omani investors to explore available opportunities in Tanzania in various sectors of...

Indigenous Maasai People Shot At And Displaced For Game ‘Conservation’ In Tanzania

Tanzanian authorities opened fire on the Maasai people in the Loliondo area, Tanzania. Video footage shows authorities shooting at...

Suspected militants kill at least 50 in Burkina Faso – Authorities

At least 50 civilians died in an attack by suspected Islamist militants in northern Burkina Faso, government spokesman...

Abiy Ahmed’s power base is more fragile than ever

Ethiopia’s prime minister is becoming a leader without a solid political home.  Having come to power in 2018...

Egypt: Sisi plays down concerns as Ethiopia plans third-filling of controversial dam – Middle East Eye

Egypt: Sisi plays down concerns as Ethiopia plans third-filling of controversial dam Middle East Eye Source link :...

Egypt revokes ration cards of half-million citizens

Egypt revokes ration cards of half-million citizens - Al-Monitor: Independent, trusted coverage of the Middle East Skip to...

Tanzania Inks Deal With Shell, Equinor for $30-Billion LNG Terminal

The government of Tanzania has signed a liquefied natural gas (LNG) framework agreement with the UK’s Shell and...

Sisi lauds Egyptian water conservation programs as Nile dam progresses

Sisi lauds Egyptian water conservation programs as Nile dam progresses - Al-Monitor: Independent, trusted coverage of the Middle...

NBA Africa Signs New Partnership Deal

NBA Africa and KFC Africa have announced a partnership that will see both pantheons collaborate on many activations...

G7 ambassadors on food security: G7 stand to support Egypt in grain crisis caused by Russia

Flags of the G7 Summit. The Ambassadors of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United...

Forward Michaela Abam named to Cameroon roster for AFCON tournament

Michaela Abam will join the Cameroonian Women’s National Team who is also competing in the group state of...

Uganda faces storm in a coffee cup

Coffee has rarely been out of the headlines in Uganda this year. In February the finance ministry signed...

Inter-Agency Situation Report – Uganda Refugee Emergency, 4 – 9 June 2022 – Uganda

Attachments The conflict in North Kivu and Ituri provinces in neighbouring Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) continues....

Resurgence of cholera kills 150 people in Cameroon

A resurgence of cholera has killed 154 people since October 2021 in Cameroon, where more than 8,200 cases...

Sudan: Conflict in Abu Jubayhah locality, South Kordofan. Flash Update, No. 01 (14 June 2022) [EN/AR] – Sudan

Attachments HIGHLIGHTS About 18,300 people have been affected by conflict between Kenana and Hawazma tribes in South Kordofan’s...

Uganda banks on security for economic development

Uganda has allocated Shs3.9 trillion of its Shs48 trillion budget to security observing that boosting the defence budget...

President Museveni says past regimes guilty of poverty in Uganda

By DAILY MONITOR President Yoweri Museveni has blamed past leaders and colonialists for Uganda’s poverty, saying they “poisoned...

South Africa wary of ‘phenomenal’ Wales player and third pro joins Merthyr – Wales Online

South Africa wary of 'phenomenal' Wales player and third pro joins Merthyr Wales Online Source link : https://www.walesonline.co.uk/sport/rugby/rugby-news/tonights-rugby-news-south-africa-24223949...

South Sudan: UN humanitarians forced to cut aid to 1.7 million people |

The agency said that had left humanitarians essentially in ‘famine-prevention mode”. 🚨 🆘 ALERT: The suspension of assistance...

Tanzania: New Sony signing Abby Chams to release single on 17 June

Sony snapped up the talented 19 year old, who is based in Dar es Salaam, in a deal...

Arsenal transfer target Victor Osimhen scores FOUR for Nigeria in Afcon qualifying drubbing of Sao Tome

VICTOR OSIMHEN demonstrated his value as he scored four goals for Nigeria in their Africa Cup of Nations...

The United States-Tanzania Open Skies Air Transport Agreement Enters into Force

The U.S.-Tanzania Air Transport Agreement entered into force on June 10.  This bilateral agreement establishes a modern civil...

Barcelona need the fire Samuel Eto’o gave to them as a player, and now to Cameroon as FA president

Samuel Eto'o has been an uncompromising leader for Cameroon since taking over as Fecafoot president, but those qualities...

Senegal line-up pre-WAFCON friendlies against Cameroon and Guinea Bissau

After several weeks of preparation for just the home-players the matches that start this Wednesday in Douala will...

Millions at risk in South Sudan as Ukraine war forces slashing of aid | Global development

The World Food Programme has said it is suspending food aid to 1.7 million people in South Sudan,...

Ethiopia Prepares for 3rd GERD Filling, Aboul Gheit Slams UN Security Council

Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Aboul Gheit criticized the international community as Ethiopia is expected to start the third...

Ethiopia forms body to negotiate with rebellious Tigray forces

ADDIS ABABA, June 14 (Reuters) - Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Tuesday the federal government had...

Coal mining threatens Ethiopia’s ancient coffee forest

The Yayu forest in southwestern Ethiopia is a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and one of the world’s only remaining...

Bafana Bafana to play against Mozambique in Cosafa Cup quarter finals – IOL

Bafana Bafana to play against Mozambique in Cosafa Cup quarter finals IOL Source link : https://www.iol.co.za/sport/soccer/bafana/bafana-bafana-to-play-against-mozambique-in-cosafa-cup-quarter-finals-c18c9fb3-9e2d-4f1e-8ae7-2f3b096016be Author :...

Human Rights Situation in Eritrea Dips to New Low

Geneva —  A U.N. special rapporteur on human rights in Eritrea has issued a report critical of the...

The Church is Growing Fast in Eritrea Despite Growing Persecution

ERITREA — Last month marked 20 years since the Eritrean government closed all churches that were not Orthodox,...

Eritrea scales up IDSR for prompt detection and effective response to monkeypox outbreak and other public health emergencies | WHO

3 June 2022 – WHO in collaboration with MOH conducted a 2 days’ workshop to scale up IDSR...

FIFA bans Ivory Coast goalkeeper Sylvain Gbohouo on doping charges- The New Indian Express

By IANS ZURICH: Ivory Coast goalkeeper Sylvain Gbohouo has been banned for 18 months after testing positive for...

Ivory Coast: Economic, political actors engage as Africa CEO forum kicks off

More than 1,800 participants, including heads of states, and several hundred leaders of the largest African and international...

Ivory Coast – Severe weather (CatNat, media, Sodexam) (ECHO Daily Flash of 14 June 2022) – Côte d’Ivoire

Ivory Coast - Severe weather (CatNat, media, Sodexam) (ECHO Daily Flash of 14 June 2022) - Côte d'Ivoire...

Ivory Coast minister urges Eni to speed up $11 billion Baleine project

Go faster: Sangafowa Coulibaly (left), the Ivory Coast’s Minister of Petroleum, listens to Luca Vignati, Eni’s head of...