Category Archives: Arts & Culture

Congo Authorities Say Ebola Survivor Falls Ill Second Time

GISENYI, RWANDA - An Ebola survivor has fallen ill with the disease for a second time in eastern Congo, the Congolese health authorities said on Sunday, saying it was not …

Kenya Building Collapse Toll Hits 10 but 2 Survivors Found

Kenyan rescuers digging through the rubble of a six-story building found two survivors alive Sunday, two days after it collapsed in Nairobi, as the death toll rose to 10.

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The American Holiday Africa Has Adopted: Black Friday

JOHANNESBURG - Forget Thanksgiving. In Africa, consumers are forgoing the turkey dinner and family drama. Instead, they are, in huge numbers, celebrating the bonanza that comes the day after:

Marketing …

The American Holiday Africa Has Adopted: Black Friday

JOHANNESBURG - Forget Thanksgiving. In Africa, consumers are forgoing the turkey dinner and family drama. Instead, they are, in huge numbers, celebrating the bonanza that comes the day after:

Marketing …

Nigeria’s Progress Slow in Fight Against Gender-Based Violence

ABUJA, NIGERIA - Nigerian authorities this week launched the first nationwide register of sex offenders and held a procession in Abuja to raise awareness of and work to prevent violence …

Sudan Moves to Dissolve Ex-Ruling Party, Repeals Public Order Law

KHARTOUM - Sudanese transitional authorities approved a law on Thursday to dissolve the former ruling party and repealed a public order law used to regulate women's behavior under ex-President Omar …

Provisional results for Ongenga Constituency

The provisional results for the Presidential and National Assembly elections in the Ongenga Constituency are as follows. These figures include the provisional results of the special voting exercise held on …

Provisional results for Samora Machel Constituency

The provisional results for the Presidential and National Assembly in the Samora Machel Constituency are as follows. These figures include the provisional results of the special voting exercise held on …