Archive for september, 2014

  • The Confederation of African Football (Caf) announced on Tuesday it had lifted The Gambia’s two-year suspension. It follows the The Gambia Football Federation’s elections, which were held on Saturday and […]

    Caf lifts suspension on The Gambia

    The Confederation of African Football (Caf) announced on Tuesday it had lifted The Gambia’s two-year suspension. It follows the The Gambia Football Federation’s elections, which were held on Saturday and […]

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  • The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has elected Amaju Pinnick as its new president after a vote on Tuesday. The 43-year-old Pinnick, who is is Delta State Sports Commission chairman, Delta […]

    Pinnick voted in as NFF president

    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has elected Amaju Pinnick as its new president after a vote on Tuesday. The 43-year-old Pinnick, who is is Delta State Sports Commission chairman, Delta […]

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  • Thousands of children have been orphaned by Ebola in West Africa, according to a UN report. The UN says that at least 3,700 children have lost one or both parents. […]

    VIDEO: 15 sec story: Ebola orphaned ‘thousands’

    Thousands of children have been orphaned by Ebola in West Africa, according to a UN report. The UN says that at least 3,700 children have lost one or both parents. […]

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  • 30 September 2014 Last updated at 14:32 Kenya’s economy is believed to be 25% larger than previously estimated following a change in the way its size is calculated. The recalculation […]

    Recalculation boosts Kenyan economy

    30 September 2014 Last updated at 14:32 Kenya’s economy is believed to be 25% larger than previously estimated following a change in the way its size is calculated. The recalculation […]

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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 existence of Hawksbill sea turtles have been traced back 100 million years. […]

    WWF: Human demands halve wildlife in 40 years

    .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 existence of Hawksbill sea turtles have been traced back 100 million years. […]

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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} ]]> Banana trees are plentiful in Uganda’s Kasese district, an area where most people […]

    Why bananas aren’t just for eating…

    .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} ]]> Banana trees are plentiful in Uganda’s Kasese district, an area where most people […]

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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} ]]> At Royal Mansour in Marrakech, each private riad is furnished with ornate zellij, […]

    The expats saving Morocco’s riads

    .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} ]]> At Royal Mansour in Marrakech, each private riad is furnished with ornate zellij, […]

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  • Perpetua Nkwocha, Stella Mbachu and Precious Dede have been included in the Nigeria squad for the 2014 African Women Championship (AWC) in Namibia. Mbachu, 36, will be making her ninth […]

    Veteran trio in Nigeria’s AWC squad

    Perpetua Nkwocha, Stella Mbachu and Precious Dede have been included in the Nigeria squad for the 2014 African Women Championship (AWC) in Namibia. Mbachu, 36, will be making her ninth […]

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  • Championship side Wolves have signed Ivory Coast international Yannick Sagbo on a three-month loan from Hull City. The 26-year-old Marseille-born striker, who is available for Wednesday’s home game with Huddersfield, […]

    Hull striker Sagbo loaned to Wolves

    Championship side Wolves have signed Ivory Coast international Yannick Sagbo on a three-month loan from Hull City. The 26-year-old Marseille-born striker, who is available for Wednesday’s home game with Huddersfield, […]

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  • 30 September 2014 Last updated at 11:02 Julius Malema is a divisive politician, who spectacularly fell out with former ally President Zuma The trial of South African opposition party leader […]

    S Africa firebrand trial postponed

    30 September 2014 Last updated at 11:02 Julius Malema is a divisive politician, who spectacularly fell out with former ally President Zuma The trial of South African opposition party leader […]

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