Cape Town, Nov 1 (DPA) The South African city of Cape Town gave the go-ahead for the construction of a multi-million dollar football stadium as a venue for World Cup 2010 matches, news reports said.
Wednesday, November 01, 2006 1:56:55 PM
Abuja, Oct 30 (DPA) Human error and 'strong-headedness' on the part of the pilot were responsible for Sunday's plane crash near this Nigerian capital, Aviation Minister Babalola Borishade said Monday.
Monday, October 30, 2006 8:48:30 PM
Abuja, Oct 29 (DPA) There were seven survivors after a commercial aircraft carrying 104 people crashed in a mountainous area of Nigeria near Abuja Sunday, the chief medical director of the National Hospital said.
Sunday, October 29, 2006 10:58:20 PM
Abuja, Oct 29 (DPA) A commercial aircraft caught fire five minutes after it took off from Abuja Sunday.
Sunday, October 29, 2006 8:08:42 PM
Nairobi, Oct 25 (Xinhua) FIFA suspended Kenya from international competition provisionally for failing to implement Cairo agreements.
Wednesday, October 25, 2006 11:03:08 AM
Khartoum, Oct 23 (DPA) UN Secretary General Kofi Annan said Sunday that he had received a letter from Sudan announcing the expulsion of special envoy Jan Pronk and that he had summoned the diplomat to UN headquarters in New York for consultations.
Monday, October 23, 2006 3:06:48 PM
Khartoum, Oct 22 (Xinhua) The Sudanese foreign ministry has given UN official Jan Pronk three days to leave the country, Sudan's official SUNA news agency reported Sunday.
Sunday, October 22, 2006 6:54:13 PM
Nairobi, Oct 19 (Xinhua) World soccer governing body FIFA's Associations Committee recommended that Kenya be suspended from international football for persistent problems within the country's game.
Thursday, October 19, 2006 2:24:01 PM
Johannesburg, Oct 14 (IANS) South Africa has invited global experts including those from the World Health Organisation (WHO) to brainstorm on a virulent strain of tuberculosis that has claimed 70 lives.
Saturday, October 14, 2006 7:01:42 PM
Santo Domingo, Oct 13 (IANS) At least 40 people have died of dengue fever in the Dominican Republic located in the Caribbeans.
Friday, October 13, 2006 3:43:47 PM
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