Tuesday, 25 January 2022
Cameroon nightclub fire kills 16
Cameroon's government said Sunday that 16 people were killed in a fire caused by fireworks in a nightclub in the capital Yaounde, the tragedy occurring as the nation hosts the Africa Cup of Nations ...
23 Jan 2022, 18:18
Rwandan woman referee creates Africa Cup of Nations history
Rwandan Salima Mukansanga became the first woman to referee an Africa Cup of Nations match when she oversaw the Group B clash between Guinea and Zimbabwe in Yaounde on Tuesday.
19 Jan 2022, 11:02
10 killed in eastern DR Congo attacks
Armed groups have killed seven civilians and three members of the security forces in eastern DR Congo, where a clinic was set ablaze, local sources said on Thursday
14 Jan 2022, 10:38
Not the time to say pandemic to turn into an endemic disease: WHO
While vaccines remain very effective at preventing death and severe Covid-19 disease, they do not fully prevent transmission, said Tedros
13 Jan 2022, 14:04
Sudan's PM resigns as deadly crackdown on protesters goes on
Sudan's civilian prime minister Abdalla Hamdok resigned Sunday, more than two months after a coup and following another deadly crackdown on protesters, with the military now firmly in control.
03 Jan 2022, 10:07
Three Bangladeshi peacekeepers injured in Central Africa mine blast
Three Bangladeshi peacekeepers were injured when their vehicle drove over a mine in Central African Republic's troubled northwest
01 Jan 2022, 20:57
Too many gorillas? The great apes' hunt for space in Rwanda
With hundreds of mountain gorillas in residence, the Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda is a conservation triumph. But this resurgence is not without consequences, as the majestic creatures now ...
23 Dec 2021, 09:09
South African president Cyril Ramaphosa positive for Covid-19
South African president Cyril Ramaphosa tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday and was receiving treatment for mild symptoms, the presidency said in a statement
13 Dec 2021, 10:42
Travellers from 7 African countries must stay in 14-day quarantine: CAAB
People travelling from seven African countries including South Africa must stay in 14-day institutional quarantine, said CAAB
03 Dec 2021, 10:54
Germany to 'shut off' public life for unjabbed, US to set new travel rules
More than two dozen countries and territories have now detected cases, including India on Thursday and the United States on Wednesday
03 Dec 2021, 10:33