NEWS

Alleged Nigerian kingpin ‘kidnapper’ Evans sues police chief

Image caption Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike(L) was shown to journalists along with his alleged accomplices after their arrest An alleged head of a kidnapping ring in Lagos, Nigeria, is suing the Inspector-General of Police. Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, who is better known as Evans, ...

jaapschaap

June 30th, 2017

No comments

Fan-tastic celebrations

A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans elsewhere in the world this week. Image copyright AFP Image caption Algeria’s Ouidad Sfouh (left) jumps for joy after beating the CAR’s Marline Niambongui for the ladies bantamweight title at the ...

jaapschaap

June 30th, 2017

No comments

How I survived

Image copyright Josse Josse When Terry Gobanga – then Terry Apudo – didn’t show up to her wedding, nobody could have guessed that she had been abducted, raped and left for dead by the roadside. It was the first of two tragedies to hit the young Nairobi ...

jaapschaap

June 30th, 2017

No comments

Nigerian team sack 40 players at once

<!– Mighty Jets sporting director Benedict Akwuegbu is a former Nigeria striker Nigerian second-tier side Mighty Jets FC, from the city of Jos, have sacked 40 players from their 65-man squad for performing below the club’s expectations. Struggling Jets, ...

jaapschaap

June 30th, 2017

No comments

Tanzania Football Federation president detained over corruption

Jamal Malinzi has been president of the Tanzania Football Federation since October 2010 The president of the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF), Jamal Malinzi, has been arrested by the country’s Prevention and Combating of Corruption Bureau. He was detained along with ...

jaapschaap

June 30th, 2017

No comments

Trump travel ban comes into effect for six countries

Media caption“This time we knew what to expect” – immigration lawyer at San Francisco airport People from six mainly Muslim countries and all refugees now face tougher US entry due to President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban. It means people ...

jaapschaap

June 30th, 2017

No comments

Tanzania Football Federation president detained over corruption

Jamal Malinzi has been president of the Tanzania Football Federation since October 2010 The president of the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF), Jamal Malinzi, has been arrested by the country’s Prevention and Combating of Corruption Bureau. He was detained along with ...

jaapschaap

June 30th, 2017

No comments

Sudan faces Fifa ban on Saturday over government interference

Fifa regulations prohibits government interference in the running of football Fifa has warned Sudan that it faces an international ban from football unless it overturns a governmental order to install a new football association president. The ban is set to begin on 1 July ...

jaapschaap

June 30th, 2017

No comments

M.anifest performs from his album Nowhere Cool for Global Beats

Share this with Facebook Twitter Google+ Email Copy this link Read more about sharing Close share panel Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-40441960

jaapschaap

June 30th, 2017

No comments

Trump travel ban comes into effect

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Immigrations rights lawyers were offering free advice to arrivals at Los Angeles International Airport People from six mainly Muslim countries and all refugees now face tougher US entry due to President Donald Trump’s ...

jaapschaap

June 30th, 2017

No comments

Menu Title
Facebook
Facebook
Google+
http://westcoast.gm/2017/06/page/2/">
Twitter
Website Apps