Monday, February 18, 2019

Sudan women footballers strive to build national team

On a dirt pitch next to Khartoum airport, Sara Edward watches the players she hopes to mould into Sudan’s first national women’s football team...

First of Tanzanian albino kids with missing limbs goes home – ‘People with albinism...

NEW YORK: Kabula Nkarango Masanja returned home to Tanzania with a new American prosthetic arm replacing the limb that was chopped off with a...

Black South African shakes up white preserve of game farming – New breeders making...

LEPHALALE, South Africa: The game breeding industry in South Africa is the epitome of white, khaki-clad Afrikaner life—just the sort of business that black...

Ebola survivor who lost 21 relatives gives birth to baby boy – ‘We pray...

KENEMA, SIERRA LEONE: Ebola did not take Victoria Yillia’s life. And it could not prevent the birth of her son. And yet it loomed,...

With many Ebola survivors ailing, doctors evaluate situation

DAKAR: Lingering health problems afflicting many of the roughly 13,000 Ebola survivors have galvanized global and local health officials to find out how widespread...

Phone numbers, addresses point to ‘jihadist link’ to Mali hotel siege

BAMAKO: Telephone numbers and addresses found on the bodies of four “terrorists” killed in a deadly hotel hostage siege in Mali point the finger...

Phone numbers, addresses point to ‘jihadist link’ to Mali hotel siege

BAMAKO: Telephone numbers and addresses found on the bodies of four "terrorists" killed in a deadly hotel hostage siege in Mali point the finger...

Twelve dead as Mali hotel siege ends – South African, Russian, Ukrainian hostages freed

BAMAKO: Malian security forces yesterday stormed a hotel used by United Nations staff and freed four hostages held there by suspected Islamist militants during...

‘Africans slashed, Arabs thrashed’ by traffickers – Italy arrests five men accused of multiple...

PALERMO: Knife-wielding traffickers sealed migrants in the hull of a boat which sank off Libya, condemning them to drown after slashing or thrashing them...

After Ebola criticisms, WHO plans for 4-month response

GENEVA: The World Health Organization is creating a “blueprint” to improve the medical response to major outbreaks of diseases, after it was accused of...

Boko haram slits 10 fishermen throats

KANO: BBoko Haram Islamists slit the throats of 10 fishermen in villages near Baga on the shores of the Lake Chad in northeastern Nigeria,...

S Africa’s top poacher-hunting pooch ‘Killer’ flies into battle – Helped rangers arrest more...

KRUGER NATIONAL PARK: Barking and snarling in his cage, “Killer”-South Africa’s most successful poachercatching canine-looks ready for another helicopter mission tracking down armed hunters...

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