Africa

Relics From New Kingdom, Late Period Of Ancient Egypt Discovered In Southern Egypt

CAIRO, Jul 18 (NNN-MENA) – A joint Egyptian-French archaeological mission, discovered ancient inscriptions, stela, and miniature images of some kings…

Kenya: Protester killed as crowds call for Pres Ruto to go; a reporter also injured by bullet

The protesters chanted “Ruto must go” in Kitengela in southern Nairobi NAIROBI, July 17 (NNN-AGENCIES) — Anti-government protesters in Kenya…

200 more Kenyan police leave for Haiti mission

 NAIROBI, July 16 (NNN-AGENCIES) — Another 200 Kenyan police officers have left for Haiti under a UN-backed mission to try…

Tanzania: Giant leap as investment projects double

DAR ES SALAAM, July 16 (NNN-DAILYNEWS) — THE number of investment projects registered in the just ended 2023/2024 financial year has…

Tanzanian PM Majaliwa thanks Denmark for supporting projects

PRIME Minister Kassim Majaliwa with the outgoing Danish Ambassador in Tanzania, Mette Dissing-Spandet DAR ES SALAAM, July 16 (NNN-DAILYNEWS) —…

Ivory Coast kicks off first vaccination drive against malaria

 ABIDJAN, July 16 (NNN-AGENCIES) — In Abobo, a poor neighbourhood in Abidjan, dozens of women with babies strapped to their…

Gambia’s parliament rejects bill to allow FGM

BANJUL, July 16 (NNN-AGENCIES) — The Gambia’s lawmakers have rejected a bill seeking to overturn a 2015 ban on female…

South Africa will decarbonise at a pace affordable to the economy: Pres Ramaphosa

PRETORIA, July 16 (NNN-SANEWS) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has reiterated that South Africa will decarbonise at a pace and scale…

Rwanda presidential election: Pres Kagame wins with 99.15 percent of vote: partial results

KIGALI, July 16 (NNN-AGENCIES) — Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame won a crushing election victory that will extend his rule by…

South Africa: Western Cape, KZN a stark reminder of worsening climate change – President Ramaphosa

PRETORIA, July 15 (NNN-SANEWS) — President Cyril Ramaphosa says with the effects of climate change worsening, as seen in the…