’People are digging by hand’ - Goal’s country director on rescue effort in aftermath of Sierra Leone flooding
Hundreds have died as a result of mudslides and flooding in Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone.
"She’s spitting blood in my face, it raised me even more."
Deputy Presidency Council (PC) head Ahmed Maetig has accused the international community of covertly supporting Libya’s return to a Qaddafi-style dictatorship.
According to a toxicology report, Tiger Woods had five drugs in his system when he was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in May. At the time, police found him asleep in his car on the side the road near his home.
A Christian has shown reporters cross-shaped staples embedded into his thighs and claimed he received the wounds from security agents because of his faith.
Hundreds of white supremacists carrying burning torches and chanting Nazi-era slogans rallied in Virginia on Friday night before violently clashing with counter-protesters.
The Man of the Match award from this amazing Premier League opener between Arsenal and Leicester City to Olivier Giroud, after the Frenchman scored a fantastic headed winner off the underside of the bar despite the attentions of both of the Foxes big centre backs, but he was only a sub and for all round performance, especially on his EPL debut I have gone for Alexandre Lacazette.
The Court of Appeal of Lithuania has decided to extradite to the United States a Lithuanian scam artist identified as Evaldas Rimasauskas, who conned $123 million out of FaceBook and Google by sending fake emails.
Dubai Cares, part of the Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, has announced the launch of Dh8.9 million worth of two new programmes in Rwanda, which are set to benefit more than 18,600 young people and children.
UK sight loss charity Vision for a Nation Foundation has celebrated carrying out two million eye care screenings in Rwanda, making it the first developing country in the world to provide all its citizens with local access to affordable eye care checks.
An agreement has been struck with Kinshasa for the repatriation of the body of veteran Congolese opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi, who died aged 84 in Belgium in February, his family and political party told AFP Friday.
Having spent the last few weeks around people who are in different stages of love — new, romantic love to older, more seasoned love — it occurred to me that a lot of our sexual problems and frustrations can be avoided or better managed with a few things in mind.
At least two people were shot dead in Kenya during overnight protests against the election victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta by opposition supporters who believe the vote was rigged, according to police and a health official.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has been re-elected in Kenya, defeating veteran opposition leader and longtime rival Raila Odinga in a tense contest.
DR Congo were held to a frustrating 0-0 stalemate by Congo Brazzaville in an Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) match played at the New Kintele Stadium in Brazzaville on Friday evening.
The Deputy Inspector of Police in charge of Administration and Personnel, Juvenal Marizamunda, on August 10, toured various Rwanda National Police (RNP) peacekeeping units serving under the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Central African Republic (MINUSCA), and urged them to stay focused and maintain their readiness on their mission.
Sub-Saharan Africa is home to 140 mobile money services across 39 countries, accounting for over half of the 277 such mobile deployments globally, and there are now seven markets in the region – Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe – where more than 40% of adults are active mobile money users, according to the GSMA.
Sitting president Uhuru Kenyatta is ahead by a wide margin but opposition leaders repeat their claims of fraud
A Catholic church in Somaliland reopened after 30 years on July 29 but was closed a week later under pressure from the local Muslim population.
IEBC will announce final results from the presidential race ton Friday, chairman Wafula Chebukati has said.
The GSMA, which represents mobile operators worldwide, has announced the results of its new report,
Chinese Embassy in Rwanda on Wednesday evening held a reception, seeing off 37 Rwandans who are going to study in China through scholarships provided by the Chinese government and the Confucius Institute.
Rwanda head coach Antoine Hey has exuded confidence that Amavubi will get a good result when they face Uganda on Saturday August 12.
New Zealand have dropped one place on Fifa’s world rankings and fallen behind African minnows Ethiopia and Rwanda.
Removing Jacob Zuma as president of South Africa is the “best thing” that could happen to the country, the Communist Party said before lawmakers vote in a motion of no confidence against the leader.
Presidential candidates Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga have cast their votes and are both sure they will be declared winners after Tuesday’s general election.
Dissatisfied with the work of the UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria, its member and a former chief Hague Tribunal prosecutor has announced her resignation.
Blood-delivering drones? Check. 3D-printer working off grid to print finger splints? Check. Disadvantaged women trained and employed in software-developing? Check. Is this how technology can deliver for development?
Four teams in the last Azam Rwanda Premier League’s last season will contest the Agaciro Development Fund football tournament scheduled for September 9-16.2017
The threat of controversy and unrest looms over Kenya’s elections, which will be held on 8 August. Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta is ahead by a whisker in the most recent opinion poll. His main challenger, Raila Odinga, has repeatedly alleged that Kenyatta plans to rig the elections.
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The Vatican said Monday that Pope Francis was "deeply saddened" by Sunday’s gun attack on a church in southern Nigeria in which at least 11 people were killed.
His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has sent a cable of congratulations to President Paul Kagame of the Republic of Rwanda on the occasion of re-electing him as a president of the republic.
A unit of the Regional Protection Force (RPF) has arrived South Sudan according to the Spokesperson of United Nations Mission in South Sudan, UNMISS.
Statement by the spokesperson following the Presidential elections in Rwanda
Facebook rolled out a tool this week to help Kenyan users spot fake news ahead of a hotly-contested presidential election that has seen supporters of rival candidates trade bitter words online.
Apple is working on an Apple Watch that does not need to be paired to an iPhone, according to a report.
Al-Shabab militants have retaken a strategic town linking Somalia’s capital to the western regions of the country.
Incumbent President Paul Kagame has won another seven-year mandate after attaining an unassailable lead in Friday’s presidential poll.
Rihanna is giving bikes to girls in Malawi to help them get an education.