Archive for augustus, 2014

  • Fifa have rejected the election of Chris Giwa as the new president of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) and warned that Nigeria could be banned by Tuesday if he does […]

    Fifa rejects Nigeria football elections

    Fifa have rejected the election of Chris Giwa as the new president of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) and warned that Nigeria could be banned by Tuesday if he does […]

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  • 30 August 2014 Last updated at 12:17 Thomas Thabane said he would go back to Lesotho and would step aside if he loses the next election The prime minister of […]

    Lesotho PM flees ‘military coup’

    30 August 2014 Last updated at 12:17 Thomas Thabane said he would go back to Lesotho and would step aside if he loses the next election The prime minister of […]

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  • Ghana is the world’s second largest producer of gold – but with a decline in the price of this precious metal, the prospects for the Ghanaian mining sector have been […]

    VIDEO: Ghana’s gold mine suspension

    Ghana is the world’s second largest producer of gold – but with a decline in the price of this precious metal, the prospects for the Ghanaian mining sector have been […]

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  • Only one third of the continent’s population has access to enough water, which means that those countries lucky enough to be endowed with rivers and lakes have a resource to […]

    VIDEO: Lesotho’s water is ‘liquid gold’

    Only one third of the continent’s population has access to enough water, which means that those countries lucky enough to be endowed with rivers and lakes have a resource to […]

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  • Lincoln City midfielder Hamza Bencherif has paid tribute to former team-mate Albert Ebosse who died after a game in Algeria last weekend. Bencherif, 26, was a room-mate of the Cameroonian […]

    Ex-team-mate pays tribute to Ebosse

    Lincoln City midfielder Hamza Bencherif has paid tribute to former team-mate Albert Ebosse who died after a game in Algeria last weekend. Bencherif, 26, was a room-mate of the Cameroonian […]

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  • .cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Rising on a rock off the south-east coast of Zanzibar, The Rock is […]

    World’s best place to eat?

    .cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Rising on a rock off the south-east coast of Zanzibar, The Rock is […]

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  • .cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Southwest Airlines recently launched Luv Seat, an upcycling initiative that aims to repurpose […]

    Saving lives with trashed leather

    .cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> Southwest Airlines recently launched Luv Seat, an upcycling initiative that aims to repurpose […]

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  • By Lauren Said-Moorhouse, for CNN The sounds of South Africa have recently been immortalized with the help of the South African Post Office. Last month saw the launch of a […]

    Music legends get stamp of approval

    By Lauren Said-Moorhouse, for CNN The sounds of South Africa have recently been immortalized with the help of the South African Post Office. Last month saw the launch of a […]

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  • .cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> The Hargeisa Book Fair in Somaliland is hoping to revive the country’s lapsed […]

    Land with no alphabet

    .cnn_html_media_utility::before{color:red;content:’>>’;font-size:9px;line-height:12px;padding-right:1px} .cnnstrylccimg640{margin:0 27px 14px 0} .captionText{filter:alpha(opacity=100);opacity:1} .cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:visited,.cnn_html_slideshow_media_caption a:link,.captionText a,.captionText a:visited,.captiontext a:link{color:outline:medium none} .cnnVerticalGalleryPhoto{margin:0 auto;padding-right:68px;width:270px} ]]> The Hargeisa Book Fair in Somaliland is hoping to revive the country’s lapsed […]

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  • 29 August 2014 Last updated at 17:46 A selection of photographs from around the African continent this week: People gather at a window on Friday to watch those taking part […]

    Africa in pictures: 22-28 August 2014

    29 August 2014 Last updated at 17:46 A selection of photographs from around the African continent this week: People gather at a window on Friday to watch those taking part […]

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