Africa

Latest stories

4m
ESPN Cricinfo
Bavuma unsure about future as openerTemba Bavuma does not envisage himself opening for the Lions or South Africa of
Bavuma unsure about future as opener
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 4 minutes ago
Temba Bavuma does not envisage himself opening for the Lions or South Africa often (file photo) Temba Bavuma congratulated the selectors for showing faith in his ability to open the batting after he became only the second South African to score a... Read more
15 related stories
8m
Belfast Telegraph
Temba Bavuma and JP Duminy shine as South Africa see off IrelandTemba Bavuma hit a century on his one-day international debut and JP Duminy too
Temba Bavuma and JP Duminy shine as South Africa see off Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 minutes ago
Temba Bavuma hit a century on his one-day international debut and JP Duminy took four wickets as South Africa recorded a comfortable 206-run victory over Ireland at Willowmore Park, near Johannesburg. Bavuma was dropped by Kevin O'Brien at second... Read more
15 related stories
11m
iafrica.com
South Africa rout IrelandSouth African cricketer Quinton de Kock plays a shot. / AFP PHOTO / Jewel SAMAD
South Africa rout Ireland
iafrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
South African cricketer Quinton de Kock plays a shot. / AFP PHOTO / Jewel SAMAD Temba Bavuma made a century on his one-day international debut to set up a comfortable 206-run win for South Africa in a one-off one-day international against Ireland at... Read more
15 related stories
13m
The New Zealand Herald
'Schoolboy error': Ross Taylor's run out blunderAlan Border. It was Taylor's second run out within a month, after suffering th
'Schoolboy error': Ross Taylor's run out blunder
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 minutes ago
Alan Border. It was Taylor's second run out within a month, after suffering the same style of dismissal against South Africa in Centurion. Poor from Ross Taylor as he is run-out by a direct hit as he plonks the bat well beyond the crease... Read more
281 related stories
26m
Pilipino Star
‘Martial law victims not necessarily bitter, vengeful’Aquino said, adding these people must have found the “grace of God” in their su
‘Martial law victims not necessarily bitter, vengeful’
Pilipino Star / Posted 26 minutes ago
Aquino said, adding these people must have found the “grace of God” in their sufferings. Another idol, he said, was South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician and philanthropist Nelson Mandela, who was incarcerated for 27 years but... Read more
33m
Liverpool Echo
Former Everton striker Daniel Amokachi on coaching in Finland, Duncan Ferguson and "edge, cockiness, and madness"of third division JS Hercules in the Finnish city of Oulu. Former Nigeria inte
Former Everton striker Daniel Amokachi on coaching in Finland, Duncan Ferguson and "edge, cockiness, and madness"
Liverpool Echo / Posted 33 minutes ago
of third division JS Hercules in the Finnish city of Oulu. Former Nigeria international Amokachi, 44, is one of few African-born bosses in the European game, and explained the challenges of trying to help his side climb the table in a... Read more
41m
Ghanaweb.com
I'm not dead – DangoteGeneral News of Sunday, 25 September 2016 Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote h
I'm not dead – Dangote
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 41 minutes ago
General News of Sunday, 25 September 2016 Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote has denied reports that he is dead. Dw-tv3.com reported that Mr Dagote died at age 59 in Germany after a short illness. The publication has gone viral on social media.... Read more
49m
Houston Chronicle
Mayor off to Cuba for trade missionofficials when he visits Mexico City for a Houston Texans game on Nov. 21, the
Mayor off to Cuba for trade mission
Houston Chronicle / Posted 49 minutes ago
officials when he visits Mexico City for a Houston Texans game on Nov. 21, the mayor has said he intends to visit South Africa next month and is scheduling a trip to China. ”We can’t say that Houston is a world-class city unless we are reaching... Read more
59m
DW
Africa's elephant population drops to 415,000 due to poaching |world's most endangered species. "The surge in poaching for ivory that began a
Africa's elephant population drops to 415,000 due to poaching |
DW / Posted 59 minutes ago
world's most endangered species. "The surge in poaching for ivory that began approximately a decade ago, the worst that Africa has experienced since the 1970s and 1980s, has been the main driver of the decline," the Swiss-based International... Read more
28 related stories
1h
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted an hour ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
1h
Hindustantimes.com
Temba Bavuma stars on debut as South Africa beat Ireland by 206 runsTemba Bavuma made a century on his one-day international debut to set up a comf
Temba Bavuma stars on debut as South Africa beat Ireland by 206 runs
Hindustantimes.com / Posted an hour ago
Temba Bavuma made a century on his one-day international debut to set up a comfortable 206-run win for South Africa in a one-off one-day international against Ireland at Willowmoore Park on Sunday. Bavuma hit 113 in a total of 354 for five after... Read more
15 related stories
1h
KRDO Colorado Springs
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted an hour ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
1h
dna
#INDvNZ: On Ashwin's record-breaking day, under pressure Rohit Sharma creates his own sweet featdeclared) have posted their second highest total in the second innings at Kanpu
#INDvNZ: On Ashwin's record-breaking day, under pressure Rohit Sharma creates his own sweet feat
dna / Posted an hour ago
declared) have posted their second highest total in the second innings at Kanpur behind the 400 for seven declared vs South Africa in December 1996. 6 The top three batsmen have managed six scores between 50 and 80 -- the joint-most in any Test.... Read more
281 related stories
1h
ESPN Cricinfo
Shakib becomes Bangladesh's highest ODI wicket-takeryear, Shakib became the second Bangladesh player after Razzak to take 200 ODI w
Shakib becomes Bangladesh's highest ODI wicket-taker
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted an hour ago
year, Shakib became the second Bangladesh player after Razzak to take 200 ODI wickets, in the third ODI against South Africa. In the same match, Mashrafe also completed 200 wickets (now on 203). Shakib's 100th ODI wicket came against Pakistan... Read more
1h
News Channel 12 New Bern
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted an hour ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
1h
Eye Witness News
South Africa thrash Ireland by 206 runs in ODI Temba Bavuma scored 113 as Proteas reached 354 for five with Farhaan Behardie
South Africa thrash Ireland by 206 runs in ODI
Eye Witness News / Posted an hour ago
Temba Bavuma scored 113 as Proteas reached 354 for five with Farhaan Behardien hitting 50 off 22 deliveries. Proteas' Temba Bavuma. Picture: @OfficialCSA. CAPE TOWN - A century on his One Day... Read more
5 related stories
1h
Eye Witness News
Obama says new black history museum tells story of America Barack, Michelle Obama and four generations of an African American family ina
Obama says new black history museum tells story of America
Eye Witness News / Posted an hour ago
Barack, Michelle Obama and four generations of an African American family inaugurated the $540 million museum. FILE: US President Barack Obama. Picture: AFP. Barack Obama,Michelle... Read more
210 related stories
1h
Daily Mirror
Leader of brutal Boko Haram group says he is healthy despite death claimsMore In the lengthy video, posted to YouTube, he said: "To the tyrants of Nige
Leader of brutal Boko Haram group says he is healthy despite death claims
Daily Mirror / Posted an hour ago
More In the lengthy video, posted to YouTube, he said: "To the tyrants of Nigeria in particular and the west of Africa in general, die in your anger and the news is not like as you claimed and as you distributed. "You broadcast the news... Read more
9 related stories
1h
The New Zealand Herald
Christopher Niesche: Australia slipping behind on internet speedtake several days. It is one of the many factors that have held back economic
Christopher Niesche: Australia slipping behind on internet speed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
take several days. It is one of the many factors that have held back economic development in Cameroon and other parts of Africa. Roads and rail were the economic enablers of the 20th century, allowing goods and workers to move around quickly and... Read more
1h
The New Zealand Herald
Justin Marshall: New breakdown laws should be reversed- a short trip to Sydney for their opener against the Wallabies. How different
Justin Marshall: New breakdown laws should be reversed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
- a short trip to Sydney for their opener against the Wallabies. How different it is for the Pumas, who have been to South Africa, back to Argentina, to New Zealand, Australia, and now back to Argentina again. They never get a favourable draw. For... Read more
1h
Local 6 Orlando
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
Local 6 Orlando / Posted an hour ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
1h
Super Sport
Mosehle bats Gauteng to narrow victoryto guide his province to a five-wicket victory with three balls to spare over h
Mosehle bats Gauteng to narrow victory
Super Sport / Posted an hour ago
to guide his province to a five-wicket victory with three balls to spare over hosts Boland in the final Pool D match of the Africa T20 Cup at Boland Park on Sunday. Full scorecard: Boland v Gauteng This results means that Gauteng finish second on... Read more
3 related stories
1h
Local 10 Miami
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
Local 10 Miami / Posted an hour ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
1h
Channel NewsAsia
South Africa thrash Ireland by 206 runs in ODIcentury on his One Day International debut from Temba Bavuma and four wickets f
South Africa thrash Ireland by 206 runs in ODI
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
century on his One Day International debut from Temba Bavuma and four wickets from part-time spinner JP Duminy helped South Africa secure a one-sided 206-run victory over Ireland at Willowmore Park on Sunday. Bavuma, dropped on one, scored 113 as... Read more
15 related stories
1h
Northern Daily Leader
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new m
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1
Northern Daily Leader / Posted an hour ago
The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new music across Africa. In Africa, says legendary South African trumpeter and singer Hugh Masekela, "everything is done with music. It's the one thing that cannot be... Read more
9 related stories
1h
USA Today
Motorcycle review: Honda Africa Twin is fun even in rainyou along, you know you’ve got a good one. That’s what I discovered during rec
Motorcycle review: Honda Africa Twin is fun even in rain
USA Today / Posted an hour ago
you along, you know you’ve got a good one. That’s what I discovered during recent test rides of Honda's 2016 CRF1000L Africa Twin, the company’s latest entry in motorcycle adventure touring. I didn’t realize how much I liked the Africa Twin... Read more
1h
The Young Witness
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new m
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1
The Young Witness / Posted an hour ago
The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new music across Africa. In Africa, says legendary South African trumpeter and singer Hugh Masekela, "everything is done with music. It's the one thing that cannot be... Read more
9 related stories
1h
SecondsOut.com
Dulani Defeats Magadaza, Avakyan Claims TitleOn Friday, September 23, in Umtata, South Africa, former amateur stand-out Ayan
Dulani Defeats Magadaza, Avakyan Claims Title
SecondsOut.com / Posted an hour ago
On Friday, September 23, in Umtata, South Africa, former amateur stand-out Ayanda Dulani won the vacant WBF All Africa Strawweight title in only his fourth paid outing, when he stopped fellow countryman Ndikho Magadaza in the 12th and final... Read more
1h
ClickOnDetroit
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
ClickOnDetroit / Posted an hour ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
1h
KPRC Local 2 Houston
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted an hour ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
1h
Western Advocate
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new m
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1
Western Advocate / Posted an hour ago
The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new music across Africa. In Africa, says legendary South African trumpeter and singer Hugh Masekela, "everything is done with music. It's the one thing that cannot be... Read more
9 related stories
1h
KTXS Abilene
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
KTXS Abilene / Posted an hour ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
1h
Kiama Independent
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new m
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1
Kiama Independent / Posted an hour ago
The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new music across Africa. In Africa, says legendary South African trumpeter and singer Hugh Masekela, "everything is done with music. It's the one thing that cannot be... Read more
9 related stories
1h
Manning River Times
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new m
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1
Manning River Times / Posted an hour ago
The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new music across Africa. In Africa, says legendary South African trumpeter and singer Hugh Masekela, "everything is done with music. It's the one thing that cannot be... Read more
9 related stories
1h
KECI Missoula
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
KECI Missoula / Posted an hour ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
1h
Goondiwindi Argus
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new m
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted an hour ago
The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new music across Africa. In Africa, says legendary South African trumpeter and singer Hugh Masekela, "everything is done with music. It's the one thing that cannot be... Read more
9 related stories
1h
ABC News
Gary Johnson: Future of the Human Race Is To Inhabit Other Planetsa joke. “Can’t we have a little humor once in a while?” he said. “And that is
Gary Johnson: Future of the Human Race Is To Inhabit Other Planets
ABC News / Posted an hour ago
a joke. “Can’t we have a little humor once in a while?” he said. “And that is long term. Plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated, and I am talking now about the earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
1h
iol.co.za
Magnificent Temba sets up Proteas victoryRabada – immediately ramped up the pressure. The Irish were unable to create a
Magnificent Temba sets up Proteas victory
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
Rabada – immediately ramped up the pressure. The Irish were unable to create any partnerships of substance, and a South African attack that featured Dwain Pretorius and Andile Phehlukwayo – who were also making their debuts – had a relatively... Read more
5 related stories
1h
KQ2 St. Joseph
Jordan: Writer who mocked ISIS killedof paradise held by ISIS, according to Randa Habib, Amnesty International's reg
Jordan: Writer who mocked ISIS killed
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted an hour ago
of paradise held by ISIS, according to Randa Habib, Amnesty International's regional director for the Middle East and North Africa. "No one listened," she tweeted after his killing Sunday. The slain writer, who was released on bail earlier this... Read more
30 related stories
1h
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted an hour ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
1h
WJXT Jacksonville
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted an hour ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
2h
KTVZ Bend
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 hours ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
2h
KXLY-TV Spokane
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 hours ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
2h
AllAfrica.com
Star Trio Carry SA's Hopes At Azores ShowdownAdin Masencamp (Strand), Sebastian Williams (Durban) and Kai Woolf (Jeffreys Ba
Star Trio Carry SA's Hopes At Azores Showdown
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Adin Masencamp (Strand), Sebastian Williams (Durban) and Kai Woolf (Jeffreys Bay) carried the hopes of the South African junior surfing team into the penultimate day of the VISSLA ISA World Junior Surfing Championships in the Azores after another... Read more
2h
AllAfrica.com
University Protests Top the News in SAfollowed by interest in former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng, Mandoza, and Heritag
University Protests Top the News in SA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
followed by interest in former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng, Mandoza, and Heritage day, media monitoring organisation Roi Africa said on Sunday. "The charts are flooded with beautiful tributes to the Kwaito star Mandoza, which is stark in... Read more
2h
Namibia Economist
Defying prejudice, Islam’s mystical, musical strain appeals to New YorkersJulianne Hazen, a professor at Niagara University who studies American Sufism.
Defying prejudice, Islam’s mystical, musical strain appeals to New Yorkers
Namibia Economist / Posted 2 hours ago
Julianne Hazen, a professor at Niagara University who studies American Sufism. Later, at least 15% of slaves brought from Africa were Muslims, and some of them were Sufi. Then in the early 1900s, a Sufi master called Inayat Khan travelled through... Read more
2h
The North West Star
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new m
What's on TV: Saturday, October 1
The North West Star / Posted 2 hours ago
The original outing for Bridget Jones, a comedy roast and an insight into new music across Africa. In Africa, says legendary South African trumpeter and singer Hugh Masekela, "everything is done with music. It's the one thing that cannot be... Read more
9 related stories
2h
KRCR TV Redding
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planetsJohnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long ter
Gary Johnson's climate moonshot: We have to inhabit other planets
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 hours ago
Johnson asked before elaborating on the same line of thought. "That is long term. I mean, plate tectonics, at one point Africa and South America separated. And I am talking now about the Earth and the fact that we have existed for billions of... Read more
15 related stories
2h
ESPN Cricinfo
Bavuma enjoys his second lifePlays of the day from the ODI between South Africa and Ireland in Benoni Kevin
Bavuma enjoys his second life
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 2 hours ago
Plays of the day from the ODI between South Africa and Ireland in Benoni Kevin O'Brien took two wickets but a dropped catch proved costly (file photo) Drop of the day Ireland put down three chances and it was the simplest which cost them the most.... Read more
15 related stories
2h
ESPN Cricinfo
'Williamson not a bad 200th scalp' - Ashwinhad to overcome a difficult period when he was dropped after the 2013-14 Johann
'Williamson not a bad 200th scalp' - Ashwin
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 2 hours ago
had to overcome a difficult period when he was dropped after the 2013-14 Johannesburg Test. India had failed to bowl South Africa out in four-and-a-half sessions in the second innings at the Wanderers, after which Ashwin missed seven out of India's... Read more
12 related stories
More

People in this news