Rwanda: Afrobasket 2021 – Shooting Guard Gasana Joins Nations Champs

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US-based Kenneth Gasana has joined the national team’s training camp ahead of the 2021 men’s African Basketball Championship (AfroBasket) finals in Kigali. The two-week continental tournament gets underway from August 24 and runs through September 5, at Kigali…

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Zimbabwe: Roki, Rayvanny, Koffi ‘Patati Patata’ Disappoints

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ROCKFORD ‘Roki’ Josphats’ much anticipated collaboration, Patati Patata with legendary Congolese soukous singer and dancer star, Koffi Olomide and Tanzanian BET award winner, Rayvanny, has failed to match its hype. The recently released track had set social media…

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South Africa: SA Records 13 263 New Covid-19 Cases, 423 Deaths

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South Africa has recorded 13 263 new COVID-19 cases overnight. This increase represents a 22.3% positivity rate. As per the National Department of Health, a further 423 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 73…

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Africa on a Dangerous Path as Anger Against Govts Takes Toll

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On July 25, Tunisia’s President Kais Saied suspended parliament for a month and dismissed Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi. A dangerous power grab and a threat to democracy? The opposition in Tunisia certainly thought so, calling it a coup.…

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Ethiopia: Sustained Effort to Transform Outdated Agricultural Practices

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Since the beginning of the modern era in the earlier time of the 20th century, Ethiopian governments tried their level best to modernize agriculture but the sector is still remained subsistence and rain fed though it is the…

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Kenyan Media Houses Lead in Sexual Harassment Cases

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Women in African-based news organisations are twice more likely to experience sexual harassment than men. World Association of News Publishers (Wan-Ifra) Women in News’ latest report covering eight African countries shows 56 per cent of women suffered both…

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Africa: Global Food Prices Decline in July

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Rome — Cereals, vegetable oils and dairy drive FAO Food Price Index lower for second month in a row Global food commodity prices fell in July for the second consecutive month, according to a benchmark United Nations report…

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Africa: A Month of August Marked Under the Seal of Safety and Security

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On Wednesday, CAF launched an online training workshop dedicated to Club Security and Safety Officers (SSO) from 12 leagues on the continent. The program will benefit 360 Premier League Clubs’ OSS from 12 CAF Member Associations, of which…

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Ethiopia: Means for Vividly Portraying Cultural Values

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Nothing is much more exiting and appealing than putting what is abstract for mind into a tangible pictorial demonstration. Artifacts, sculptures, jewelries and souvenirs in general have had pivotal importance in providing people with catchy pictorial representations and…

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Zimbabwe: Govt Lauded for Covid-19 Vaccination Roll Out Programme

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Government has been commended for its Covid-19 vaccination roll out programme, which was initially met with resistance from some quarters, but has since been gradually embraced by citizens. In a statement, the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) said…

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