News

From Uganda to Nigeria, activists are calling on their governments to remove colonialists’ names from streets

Ternan Avenue, a long stretch of road named after British Col. Trevor Ternan lies beside…

Killer of Rafiki, Uganda’s rare silverback mountain gorilla, jailed

The killer of one of Uganda’s best known mountain gorillas, Rafiki, has been jailed for…

Nile dam row: Egypt fumes as Ethiopia celebrates

As Ethiopia celebrated rains which began filling a controversial dam on a tributary of the…

Bizonto comedians out of police cells

Members of the comedy group popularly known as Bizonto and singer Gerald Kiweewa were on…

Bobi Wine calls on artists to join rights campaign

Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi alias Bobi Wine has urged artists to stand up and…

EU approves visit to Uganda parks

Officials from the European Union have declared Uganda’s parks as officially open to tourism after…

Inside Africa

Kenya releases a list of quarantine-exempt countries

The Kenyan government has released the list of countries from which travellers will be exempt…

DR Congo protests after a drunken soldier kills 13

The army in the Democratic Republic of Congo is searching for a soldier who killed…

Caf president undecided on pursuing the second term

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) President Ahmad Ahmad says he is undecided about running…

Nile dam row: Egypt fumes as Ethiopia celebrates

As Ethiopia celebrated rains which began filling a controversial dam on a tributary of the…

Man invites friends to gang-rape his deaf-mute girlfriend

Police in Dagoretti in Kenya are looking for two a man and one of his…

Zimbabwe minister succumbs to Covid-19

Zimbabwe’s Agriculture Minister has died of Covid-19 at the age of 65, a day after…

Sports

Caf president undecided on pursuing the second term

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) President Ahmad Ahmad says he is undecided about running…

VAR officials ‘frightened to death’ to overrule referees

Gary Neville believes VAR officials are “frightened to death” to overturn on-field decisions following further…

Champions League draw: Juventus, Barcelona and Real Madrid in the same group

Real Madrid could face a reunion with Cristiano Ronaldo before a Clasico showdown with Barcelona…

Tottenham trophy drought to extend beyond Mourinho stay

Jose Mourinho is ready to tolerate three more years without a trophy at Tottenham if…

Real Madrid 2-0 Deportivo Alaves

Real Madrid moved a significant step nearer to a 34th LaLiga title as Karim Benzema…

Caf president undecided on pursuing the second term

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) President Ahmad Ahmad says he is undecided about running…

VAR officials ‘frightened to death’ to overrule referees

Gary Neville believes VAR officials are “frightened to death” to overturn on-field decisions following further…

Champions League draw: Juventus, Barcelona and Real Madrid in the same group

Real Madrid could face a reunion with Cristiano Ronaldo before a Clasico showdown with Barcelona…

Tottenham trophy drought to extend beyond Mourinho stay

Jose Mourinho is ready to tolerate three more years without a trophy at Tottenham if…

Real Madrid 2-0 Deportivo Alaves

Real Madrid moved a significant step nearer to a 34th LaLiga title as Karim Benzema…

Manchester United 5-2 Bournemouth

Manchester United moved into the top four as Mason Greenwood struck a brilliant brace in…

Entertainment

Nigerian fashion label Tiffany Amber swaps couture for PPE

These days, things look a little different when Folake Akindele Coker gets to her office….

Mr Eazi is raising $20 million to invest in African music creatives

Lagos, Nigeria (CNN)Award-winning music artist, Mr Eazi is launching a fund that will invest in Africa’s stars…

Bizonto comedians out of police cells

Members of the comedy group popularly known as Bizonto and singer Gerald Kiweewa were on…

Gospel artistes can now charge like secular singers – Pr Bugembe

Back in the day, gospel artistes used to do things for God’s grace. They never…

Chameleone, Ragga Dee all good

It is no longer a secret that Jose Chameleone and Ragga Dee are both interested…

Vinka is unique – Azawi

When a new artiste is signed to a label, there is always tension and fears…

Technology

4G internet balloons take off over Kenya

A network of giant internet-enabled balloons from Google’s sister firm Loon is to provide internet…

WhatsApp launches new digital payments feature

WhatsApp on Monday launched a new feature: person-to-person payments. The payments are enabled through Facebook…

Technology holds key to the future of banking – Absa MD

As digital transformation continues to reshape the banking sector, the Managing Director of Absa Bank…

Uganda set to start exporting Tech like smartphones

Uganda is set to export its first batch of locally made mobile phones to Morocco,…

Drones in Africa: How they could become lifesavers

Death comes fast, says Temie Giwa-Tubosun, as we sit in the scorching sunshine of Rwanda’s…

Apple releases a coronavirus screening app and website in partnership with CDC

Apple on Friday released a website and an iOS app that allows users to screen themselves for coronavirus symptoms,…

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