Latest News for: Africa day


ECOWAS region poised to reclaim its seat as beacon of democracy – Dr Musah 

Ghana Business News 07 Dec 2023
The two-day meeting on the theme, “Amplifying CSOs’ Response to Democratic Recession in West Africa,” is being attended by participants from across the West Africa sub-region ... He said it was no secret that between 2020 and 2023, the continent of Africa had experienced nine ‘successful’ military coups — of which two were countercoups.

India to miss Rohit, Dhoni, Raina magic as South Africa threaten to unleash massive T20I challenge

Hindustan Times 07 Dec 2023
India's gruelling tour of South Africa will begin with the T20Is, three of which will take place across Durban, Gqeberha and Johannesburg ... With only three days left until the series opener, join us as we stroll down memory lane, revisiting some timeless T20I performances delivered by Indian batters in South Africa.

This Day in History - December 7

Jamaica Observer 07 Dec 2023
Today is the 341th day of 2023. There are 24 days left in the year ... Ivory Coast President Felix Houphouet-Boigny, Africa's longest-serving ruler, dies ... After nearly 18 days the Columbia space shuttle and its astronauts return to Earth, ending the longest space shuttle flight ever.

SPORTS ON THE AIR: Thursday, Dec. 7

Cleburne Times-Review 07 Dec 2023
TELEVISION. COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL. Noon — Creighton vs. Louisville in NCAA regional semifinal at Pittsburgh (ESPN2); 2 p.m. — Georgia Tech at Nebraska in NCAA regional semifinal (ESPN2); 2.30 p.m. — Washington St ... Alfred Dunhill Championship first round at Malelane, South Africa (Golf Channel); noon — World Champions Cup. Day 1 matches at Bradenton, Fla ... NBA.

AP PHOTOS: In 2023, calamities of war and disaster were unleashed again on an unsettled ...

Hastings Tribune 07 Dec 2023
But that luxury contrasted against the raging war in the Gaza Strip between Israel and Hamas, sparked by the militant group’s unprecedented Oct. 7 attack on Israel ... 6, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck Syria and Turkey, followed by a series of powerful aftershocks for days ... Months later, two crises hit North Africa within days of each other. On Sept ... .

Meow Wolf and Everything Everywhere visionaries, plus 23 Austin music acts join SXSW lineup

Culture Map 07 Dec 2023
Austin's most famous citywide festival, South by Southwest (SXSW), has dropped a holiday gift in our inboxes ... Artists on this list come from Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Iceland, Indonesia, South Africa, Ukraine, and many more countries from all over. For speaking sessions, there are two more keynotes, which set the tone for the day's topics.

Dane Paterson, Khaya Zondo put SA A in driving seat in series decider against West ...

Independent online (SA) 06 Dec 2023
Day two of the series deciding third unofficial Test match between South Africa A and West Indies A saw eleven wickets fall before bad light brought proceedings to a halt about 90-minutes away from stumps, with the hosts in a commanding position having secured a 252 run lead with seven in hand heading into the moving day.

Africa must take control of its vaccine manufacturing to protect against a new pandemic

The Daily Telegraph 06 Dec 2023
the need for vaccine manufacturing capacity in every global region as an insurance policy against the type of vaccine nationalism that saw Africa deprived of Covid-19 vaccines in the early days of the pandemic. This is an issue with repercussions beyond Africa, with clear implications for global health security.

Revealed: The

The Daily Mail 06 Dec 2023
But for this eye-watering price tag, guests on the tour of Africa - by Go2Africa - will gather enough memories to last several lifetimes ... Go2Africa says guests will spend three days enjoying the 'azure waters' and white sand of Diani Beach (pictured) ... Day three offers a private helicopter flight to Reteti Elephant Sanctuary.

QNB holds educational awareness workshop

The Peninsula 06 Dec 2023
QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, held an internal educational awareness workshop in celebration of the International Banking Day ... QNB Group currently ranks as the most valuable bank brand in the Middle East and Africa.

KAI boosts partnerships with Egypt at defense fair

Korea Times 06 Dec 2023
... (EDEX) in Cairo, as the country's sole aircraft manufacturer expands its presence in the Middle East and North Africa. KAI said it is participating in the biennial EDEX, which is the largest defense exhibition in Africa that kicked off on Monday (local time) for a four-day run.

Can Leinster (or an English club) end French dominance in Europe?

The Times/The Sunday Times 06 Dec 2023
Over the next 171 days, the elite of Europe . . and South Africa . ... ... Sponsored ... we also have the Challenge Cup, which initially begins with 18 clubs, hailing from England and Scotland to South Africa and even Georgia. So. Related articles ... .

Critically endangered baby rhino born at the Oregon Zoo

The Oregonian 06 Dec 2023
“These first few days are especially critical, so we’re being very cautious and giving them as much quiet time as possible.” ... rhino population,” said Kelly Gomez, who oversees the zoo’s Africa area, in the press release. “In South Africa alone, we’re losing almost a rhino a day.

The search for success

Cleveland Jewish News 06 Dec 2023
Because of the miracle of the oil, the Sages established an eight-day Festival of Lights ... Why should we celebrate Chanukah for eight nights? After all, there was enough oil in the Temple for one night, so when it miraculously continued burning for eight nights, only seven of those days were actually miraculous.

TV Highlights for Dec. 7

The Post and Courier 06 Dec 2023
College Basketball (men's). 7.30 p.m. — Iowa at Iowa St., ESPNU College Basketball (women's) ... The Alfred Dunhill Championship, First Round, Leopard Creek CC, Malelane, South Africa, GOLF ... Day 1 Matches, The Concession Golf Club, Bradenton, Fla., ESPN ... The Alfred Dunhill Championship, Second Round, Leopard Creek CC, Malelane, South Africa, GOLF NBA ... NHL ... .