Africa

South Africa will join the rest of the continent to mark African Decentralisation Day on Thursday. Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) Minister Des van Rooyen will convene a roundtable at the CSIR in Tshwane. The event will bring together

CAF President Ahmad wrapped up his one-day official visit to Ethiopia by paying a courtesy call on Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn later on Wednesday, 7 August 2017 in Addis Ababa. “I welcome you Mr Ahmad and would like to

By Emmanuel Kendemeh She was commissioned as new Executive Secretary on August 3, 2017. Cameroonian -born Vera Songwe on August 3, 2017 officially took office as the new Executive Secretary of the Economic for Africa (ECA) during a ceremony in

By Kimeng Hilton Ndukong Beijing — A weekend gathering in Beijing sought to reduce Chinese people’s stereotypes about Africa. The International Sino-Africa Watch, ISAW, on August 5, 2017 organized a media salon in the Chinese capital, Beijing, to enhance China-Africa

analysis By Marc Mendelson A recent commentary published in the British Medical Journal reignited the debate on whether patients should stop antibiotics when they feel better rather than following instructions to finish the course. So why all the fuss? And

CAF President Ahmad has arrived in Ethiopia to visit sports facilities and interact with stakeholders towards the development of football. He arrived in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, on Sunday (6 August 2017) upon completion of his three-day official visit

Striker Falonne Nahimana inspired Burundi to a 2-1 win over Djibouti in their preliminary second leg FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 qualifier on Saturday, 5 August 2017 away in Djibouti. The victory saw ‘Les Hirondelles’ progressed 8-1 on