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Confederation of African Football Endorses United Against Malaria Campaign During 2012 Orange Africa Cup...

Confederation of African Football Endorses United Against Malaria Campaign During 2012 Orange Africa Cup of NationsLIBREVILLE, Gabon, February 8, 2012/PRNewswire via African Press Organization...

African Union Chairperson’s statement on the inauguration of the Darfur Regional Authority (DRA)

African Union Chairperson’s statement on the inauguration of the Darfur Regional Authority (DRA)EL FASHER (DARFUR), Sudan, February 8, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Today’s...

D-BLACK da GHANA BWOUY RULES AFRICAN HIPHOP

Identified as the King of GH-Rap and an African Hip-Hop Star, he goes by the birth name Desmond Kwesi Blackmore , better known in...

African Cup of Nations: Preview: Zambia vs Ghana

Ghana are keen to beat Zambia in the semi-final and go one step better than they did two years at the Africa Cup of...

African soccer and UN team up to score goals for peace and development

Special Representative for Central Africa Abou Moussa. UN Photo/Ryan Brown The head of the United Nations political office in Central Africa and the President...

African Cup of Nations: Agyemang Badu ruled out of Ghana-Zambia game

Tireless midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang Badu has been ruled out of the semi final game between the Black Stars of Ghana and Chipolopolos of Zambia...

African Cup of Nations: Katongo expects the pressure to be on Ghana

Ghana Black Stars chance of ending the country’s wait for a Nations Cup trophy in three decades will face a stiff test from Zambia...

African Cup of Nations: ‘We have no excuse’ – Muntari

Ghana Black Stars walk into a semi final game against Zambia at the Bata Stadium in Equatorial Guinea on Wednesday, inferior to their opponents...

African Cup of Nations: Ghana to rely on morale and personality

Coach Goran Stevanovic knows he will have to lead Black Stars to overcome Zambia at the semi final stage to get closer to the...

African banks say it is possible to buy a European bank in next 5-10...

  Euromoney Panel: From left to right - Mr Aithnard, Andani, John Baskott, Speidel and Wessels Two key African banks namely the Ecobank Group and...

Ghana and Zambia in fourth meeting at African Cup of Nations

Ghana and Zambia will be involved in the fourth meeting between the two sides at the Africa Cup of Nations, when the two sides...

UNHCR working to help conclude three African refugee situations

Briefing Notes, 7 February 2012This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Adrian Edwards – to whom quoted text may be...

In the Central African Republic, UNICEF expands a nutrition treatment center for severely malnourished...

Ibrahim Japoné, 18, and his 3-month-old daughter, Silvie Maté, are using the new semi-intensive care facilities at the Bangui Paediatric Hospital in Bangui, Central...

Nearly 2,000 African communities end female genital mutilation – UN

Ceremonial knives used in FGM/C by members of the Bondo society in Sierra Leone. Photo: IRIN/Bryna Hallam A new United Nations report shows that...

African Cup of Nations: Renard focused on Ghana litmus test

A semi final clash against Ghana is the moment Zambian coach, Herve Renard has been thirsting for at their campaign at the 2012 Africa...

Nominations for 2012-2015 King Baudouin African Development Prize opens

The King Baudouin Foundation has opened nominations for the King Baudouin African Development Prize. The award seeks to reward individuals or organisations who are making...

African Cup of Nations: Drogba class-act knocks out Equatorial Guinea

Two goals from Ivorian Captain Didier Drogba and one from Yaya Toure ensured the Elephants trampled over co-hosts Equatorial Guinea into the last four...

African Cup of Nations: Sudan Coach counts rich AFCON lessons

Sudan’s fairytale run at the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations came to an end after a 0-3 loss to Zambia in their quarter final...

African Cup of Nations: Bata, Malabo goes ‘dead’ as Equatorial Guinea crash out

The ‘drop of pin’ could even be heard in the two cities of Bata and Malabo as co-hosts Equatorial Guinea bid farewell to the...

African Cup of Nations: Renard lauds Agyemang-Badu’s maturity

Zambia coach Herve Renard has made public his love for the playing style of Ghana midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu at the ongoing 2012 Africa Cup...

Ghana advances to African cup semis with win over Tunisia

FRANCEVILLE, Gabon (AP) – Ghana advanced to the African Cup of Nations semifinals by beating Tunisia 2-1 on Sunday following goalkeeper Aymen Mathlouthi’s dreadful...

African Cup of Nations: “It will be a nervous game” – Stevanovic

Coach of the Black Stars, Goran Stevanovic says Ghana’s quarter finals meeting with the Carthage Eagles of Tunisia on Sunday will be that of...

African Cup of Nations: Ghana Tunisia clash for last four place

Ghana’s Black Stars would line up against the Carthage Eagles of Tunisia with the sole aim of over powering them for a slot in...

Rolling Stone bets on South African music

Vally holds the inaugural issue of the South African edition of the Rolling Stone magazine in his music store in Johannesburg. PHOTO BY...

Boko Haram, Nigeria’s Mega Pastors and their Doctrine on SELF-DEFENSE!

It is hardly an understatement to tag these times as one of the Darkest for Nigeria, which plays host to world renowned pastors and...

THIS WEEKEND MOVIE SCHEDULE AT SILVERBIRD CINEMAS!!!!

MOVIE SCHEDULE Friday, 3rd February 2012 – Thursday, 9th February, 2012 CHRONICLE Starring: Michael B. Jordan, Michael Kelly and Alex Russell Directed By: Josh Trank Genre: Action | Drama | Horror Three high...

Senegal / PRESS RELEASE OF THE CHAIRMANSHIP OF THE AFRICAN UNION

Senegal / PRESS RELEASE OF THE CHAIRMANSHIP OF THE AFRICAN UNIONADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, February 3, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Concerned about the pre-election...

African leaders approve multi-billion dollar continental infrastructure programme

African Heads of State on Monday January 30, 2012 endorsed the launch of the Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA), a multi-billion dollar...

East African Community (EAC) Secretary General addresses East Africa Stakeholders Forum in Nairobi /...

East African Community (EAC) Secretary General addresses East Africa Stakeholders Forum in Nairobi / Discloses establishment of Secretary General’s Regional Business ForumARUSHA, Tanzania, February...

Drastic shortfall of gas supply from West African Gas Pipeline leads to power ration...

The Volta River Authority (VRA), has announced that there would be an indefinite reduction of power supply by 100 megawatts, during the peak periods...