Africa News

Last updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014 6:24:07 AM

Guinea closes borders to stop Ebola spread
Conakry, Aug 9 (IANS) Guinea Saturday closed its borders with Sierra Leone and Liberia due to the Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak, media reports said.

Saturday, August 09, 2014 9:32:11 PM

21 Muslim Brotherhood supporters arrested in Egypt
Cairo, Aug 9 (IANS) As many as 21 members of the banned Muslim Brotherhood group were arrested in Egypt Saturday.

Saturday, August 09, 2014 9:28:03 PM

Nine Muslim Brotherhood supporters arrested in Egypt
Cairo, Aug 9 (IANS) Police has arrested nine supporters of the banned Muslim Brotherhood group in an Egyptian city Saturday for blocking streets.

Saturday, August 09, 2014 6:10:04 PM

Egypt dissolves Muslim Brotherhood political party
Cairo, Aug 9 (IANS) An Egyptian court Saturday ruled to dissolve the Freedom and Justice Party (FJP), the Muslim Brotherhood's political wing, and liquidate all its assets, media reports said.

Saturday, August 09, 2014 5:42:12 PM

UAE airliner re-routes to avoid Iraq conflict airspace
Abu Dhabi, Aug 9 (IANS/WAM) Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has announced that it will re-route its flights to avoid the conflict airspace in Iraq.

Saturday, August 09, 2014 4:28:04 PM

Guinea reports 495 confirmed Ebola cases
Conakry, Aug 9 (IANS) Guinea's health ministry, in its latest data on the Ebola epidemic in the country, showed 495 confirmed cases with 367 deaths, an official said Saturday.

Saturday, August 09, 2014 4:24:05 PM

Kenya coach Williamson eyes Africa Nations Cup
Nairobi, Aug 9 (IANS) For five years, he failed to get Uganda to the Africa Nations Cup, but it is a challenge that Scot Bobby Williamson is not ready to pass on.

Saturday, August 09, 2014 2:02:16 PM

Tunnels used for smuggling destroyed in Egypt
Cairo, Aug 9 (IANS) Twenty tunnels that were being used for smuggling have been destroyed in Egypt, a military spokesman said.

Saturday, August 09, 2014 8:54:03 AM

Resume ceasefire, Egypt urges Palestinians, Israelis as conflict renews (Roundup)
Cairo, Aug 8 (IANS) The Egyptian Foreign Ministry in a statement Friday urged both the Palestinians and the Israelis to "return to commitment to ceasefire, and resume negotiations" even as Gaza came under attack resulting in the death of a 10-year-old boy.

Friday, August 08, 2014 8:10:04 PM

Libya okay with Arab, UN forces helping restore order: PM
Tripoli, Aug 8 (IANS) Libya does not oppose the idea of having Arab, African or UN forces in the country to help the authorities take control over the situation, Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni has said.

Friday, August 08, 2014 5:58:08 PM

News Africa Articles Index

  

This Week's Most Discussed

This Week's Most Emailed News

Feature Coming Soon..

Art - Culture Business Diaspora
Education Health Politics
Religion Sports Sci-Tech
Travel

AROUND THE WORLD NOW

Asia America Australia
Africa Europe Gulf-Middle East
Pakistan Nepal Bhutan
Sri Lanka Bangladesh Maldives

Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.