Daily Archives: July 22, 2019

Empty Nets as Overfishing and Climate Change Sap Lake Malawi

SENGA BAY, MALAWI – On the shores of Lake Malawi, a crowd eagerly awaits the arrival of a white and yellow cedar wood boat carrying its haul.

The crew of six deliver a single net of chambo, sardine and tiny usipa fish from the boat, just one of 72 vessels …

Afrocan2019: Angola reach quarter-finals

Luanda – Angola men’s basketball team beat Morocco 68-58 on Sunday and secured a spot in the quarter -finals of the African national teams championship (Afrocan 2019) taking place in Mali.

The Angolans are to face on Wednesday, the winners of the match between Algeria and Nigeria.

The last round …

Afrocan2019: Angola beat Chad

Luanda – Angola men’s basketball team beat Chad 95-83 on Saturday in the second round of group C of the African national teams championship FIBA Afrocan, taking place in Bamako, Mali.

The Angolan Childe DundAPound o was the top scorer of the national team with 17 points, while the Chadian …

DRC Health Minister Resigns After Being Dismissed as Head of Ebola Response

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s health minister resigned Monday after he was dismissed as head of the team tackling a persistent Ebola outbreak.

Last week, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak in eastern Congo to be an international health emergency.

As of July 20, 1,643 people have died, among …