Month: August 2022

Guan Chong 2Q net profit rises 22.6% to RM44.6 mil on higher sales tonnage

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 16): Guan Chong Bhd (GCB)’s net profit for the second quarter ended June 30, 2022...

Vodafone Ghana expands 4G LTE sites and upgrades network

Bookmark Vodafone Ghana is rolling out 300 4G LTE sites and  3G sites in several communities across the...

Egypt’s Misr Italia Properties acquires 400 acres in the North Coast

Egyptian developer Misr Italia Properties (MIP) announced the acquisition of 400 acres of land on the North Coast...

Sudan floods kill over 52 people, destructs thousands of homes

KHARTOUM - Sudanese authorities stated that more than 52 people have died as a result of the torrential...

Zimbabwe govt chokes hungry nurses

AT least 200 nurses face the axe after government yesterday fired Zimbabwe Professional Nurses Union president, Robert Chiduku...

Tanzania’s Samia Suluhu congratulates President-elect Ruto

Tanzania president Samia Suluhu is among foreign leaders who have congratulated President-elect William Ruto.Taking to Twitter on Tuesday,...

Zimbabwe gold smuggling on the rise: Parly

Parliament's Mines Portfolio Committee yesterday raised concern over the proliferation of gold mines amid reports that gold smuggling...

Cricket world pays tribute as Ian Chappell retires from commentary, reaction

Former Australian cricket captain Ian Chappell has called an end to his 45-year commentary career, retiring from a...

First ship bound for Africa leaves Ukraine port

Five more ships have left Ukrainian ports carrying corn and wheat, three from Chornomorsk and two from Pivdennyi,...

Africa: South Africa’s Defense Minister in Russia for Security Conference

Cape Town — South Africa's Defense Minister Thandi Modise has arrived in Russia for a Moscow-hosted conference on...

Joyous celebration of Egypt’s 70th National Day

  First lady Liza Araneta-Marcos, Egypt Ambassador Ahmed Shehabeldin   The Embassy of Egypt hosted a celebration in...

MoFA Secretary-General meets envoy of Sudan

Secretary-General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs H E Dr. Ahmed bin Hassan Al Hammadi met yesterday with...

Nigeria seizes crystal meth hidden in heads of fish

The authorities in Nigeria have uncovered a haul of crystal methamphetamine that was concealed in heads of fish...

Mark Reason: Why the ‘Crusaders’ victory in South Africa adds fuel to the coach’s firing

Mark Reason is a senior Stuff sports columnist OPINION: The bad news was that the All Blacks trailed...

Jacaranda FM launches True Crime South Africa podcast in Afrikaans

JOHANNESBURG, 16 August | Jacaranda FM has partnered with Nicole Engelbrecht – True Crime South Africa podcaster – to bring her wildly successful...

Kenya: Confusion in Kenya As Ruto Declared Winner of Presidential Vote Despite Unclear Tally

Kenya's elections chief has named Deputy President William Ruto the winner of a tight presidential election - but...

Kenya: William Ruto Declared Next President of Kenya By Electoral Commission – Court Challenges Expected

After six tense days of Kenyans waiting for the outcome, Kenya's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission has declared...

ICC must protect test, ODI formats amid rise of T20 leagues: Dev

Former India captain Kapil Dev has called on cricket's governing body (ICC) to take steps to protect the...

Nigeria: Senator Denies Sponsoring Bill to Rename Kaduna to Zazzau

The Senator representing Kaduna Central senatorial district, Senator Uba Sani, has denied social media reports about him sponsoring...

Nigeria: Notorious Kidnapper, Wadume, Sentenced to Seven Years’ Imprisonment

A Federal High Court in Abuja has sentenced a kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Bala, also known as Wadume, and...

Nigeria: Lassa Fever – Nigeria Records One Death, 13 New Infections in One Week

NCDC said in 2022, a total of 880 people have been infected with the virus across 100 local...

Egypt considers cooperation in electricity, energy fields with Slovenia

Arab Finance: Egyptian Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy is considering cooperation with Slovenia in the fields of...

Miguna’s 3 Conditions Before He Returns to Kenya

Exiled lawyer Miguna Miguna on Monday, August 15, outlined three conditions that should be met before he books...

Kenya – A Close Finish to a Historic Race

Kenya's presidential election results came down to a knife-edge, and may be contested. But winner Ruto says "there...

Egypt to suspend role in UN force in Mali

Egypt has said it will temporarily suspend its participation in the UN peacekeeping force in Mali starting on...

iShares MSCI South Africa ETF (EZA): Global Macro Headwinds Weigh, Hold

olrat/iStock via Getty Images Continuing the series of articles discussing conditions in emerging markets, today I would like...

Nigeria: Kano State’s Health Security Roadmap – Evaluating Strengths and Gaps and Improving Health Systems

When Nigeria conducted a Joint External Evaluation (JEE) in 2017, there was no way of knowing that the...

Kenya: I Was Prayed Into Victory – President Elect William Ruto

Nairobi — Deputy President William Ruto has attributed his presidential victory to prayers, saying it would have not...

Kenya: Abiy Ahmed Leads Regional Leaders in Congratulating President-Elect William Ruto

Nairobi — Regional leaders from across the continent have sent congratulatory messages to President-Elect William Ruto and Kenyans...

Kenya: Bomas Chaos As Section of Azimio Leaders Thrown Out

Nairobi — Azimio leaders including Narok Senator Ledama ole Kina and Siaya Governor elect James Orengo have been...

England vs South Africa first Test Lord’s, Dean Elgar critique of ‘Bazball’, Ben Stokes, team news, how to watch

South Africa captain Dean Elgar says he does not fear “Bazball” as the Proteas seek to inflict England’s...

Afenifere accuses Buhari govt of ‘ceding’ Nigeria to terrorists – Guardian Nigeria

Afenifere accuses Buhari govt of 'ceding' Nigeria to terrorists Guardian Nigeria Source link : https://guardian.ng/news/afenifere-accuses-buhari-govt-of-ceding-nigeria-to-terrorists/ Author : Publish...

Cameroonian forces invade Biafra separatist camp in Bakassi | The Guardian Nigeria News

Cameroonian forces have invaded the camp of separatist militants in Isangele sub-division of Bakassi Peninsula but with no...

DP World’s Imperial Logistics considers Egypt, Angola acquisitions

The company may be involved in “some kind of acquisitive growth” in the two countries, Hewitt says. Imperial...

Gumel excited by Nigerian athletes’ performance in Birmingham 2022 | The Guardian Nigeria News

Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) President, Habu Gumel, cannot stop praising the country’s athletes for their efforts at the...

There’s no doubt Zuma is terminally ill, argues Mpofu, defending the ex-president’s medical parole

Jacob Zuma. (Photo: Melinda Stuurman) Jacob Zuma’s advocate Dali Mpofu SC argues it has been established “beyond any...

That obnoxious water resources bill – Guardian Nigeria

That obnoxious water resources bill Guardian Nigeria Source link : https://guardian.ng/opinion/that-obnoxious-water-resources-bill-3/ Author : Publish date : 2022-08-16 03:43:00

New US Ambassador to Ghana calls on Energy Minister

Ambassador of the United States to Ghana, Virginia E. Palmer, and Energy Minister Matthew OpokuFile The Ambassador of...

Cape Town domestic worker gets her job back after being fired on same day she disclosed her HIV status

Domestic worker Mavis Tambo approached the CCMA regarding her unfair dismissal. PHOTO: Gallo Images/Misha Jordaan A Cape Town...

Deploy technology to enhance elections, African countries urged – Guardian Nigeria

Deploy technology to enhance elections, African countries urged Guardian Nigeria Source link : https://guardian.ng/features/deploy-technology-to-enhance-elections-african-countries-urged/ Author : Publish date...