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Global crude production is being cut, but plenty of risks remain

Business Insider Australia - ‎35 minutes ago‎
Oil prices enjoyed a strong end to the week, boosted by optimism that a gathering of OPEC and non-OPEC nations over the weekend would reveal that announced production cuts for the first half of 2017 - agreed to late last year - were being adhered to.

The Gambia 'missing millions' after Jammeh flies into exile

BBC News - ‎16 minutes ago‎
More than $11m (£8.8m) is missing from The Gambia's state coffers following the departure of long-time leader Yahya Jammeh, an adviser to President Adama Barrow has said.

George H.W. Bush improving, wife staying night in hospital

Daily Mail - ‎3 hours ago‎
HOUSTON (AP) - Former President George H.W. Bush's health continues to improve and his wife, who is also recovering from illness, has chosen to remain hospitalized one more night to be "closer to her husband," a family spokesman said Sunday.

Pope Francis to 'wait and see' before forming opinion on Trump

The Guardian - ‎9 hours ago‎
Pope Francis: 'We will see how he acts, what he does, and then I will have an opinion.' Photograph: Alberto Pizzoli/AFP/Getty Images.

Domestic carriers bogged down by mismanagement, others

The Nation Newspaper - ‎1 hour ago‎
Even before the economic recession, most domestic airlines were unable to evolve a sustainable business model for survival. Many of them hardly operate for one decade without hiccups.

Ambassador Malac hopes US funding stays during Trump presidency

NTV Uganda - ‎4 hours ago‎
Malac made the remarks during the Peace and reconciliation Award Ceremony hosted at the French ambassador's Residence in Nakasero.

US helps build Ugandan capacity to combat wildlife crime

East African Business Week - ‎7 hours ago‎
An agent from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service instructs a trainee in documenting evidence during training on wildlife crime scene investigation techniques.

Museveni roots for integration

East African Business Week - ‎7 hours ago‎
The President maintained that the population of the EAC was a wealth creator made up of producers of goods and services through offering skilled, unskilled and intellectual competencies as well as consumers.

Kenya Hopes Trump's 'America First' Policy Will Strengthen US-Africa Relationship - ‎5 hours ago‎
Nairobi - President Uhuru Kenyatta has expressed optimism that United States President Donald Trump is going to strengthen his country's relationship with Kenya and the African continent.

Cameroon helicopter crashes, killing general and 5 others

San Francisco Chronicle - ‎51 minutes ago‎
YAOUNDE, Cameroon (AP) - Authorities in Cameroon say a helicopter fighting the Boko Haram insurgency has crashed on the border with Nigeria, killing six people including the commander of this central African nation's troops.

Ex-Senate President Ken Nnamani Explains Why He Dumped PDP For APC

Nigeria Today - ‎1 hour ago‎
Ken Nnamani, a former Senate President on Sunday registered with the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State. Got something awesome to share with the world?

God on ANC's side: Zuma

The Herald - ‎2 hours ago‎
Polokwane. - The ANC will not only win the 2019 elections but will take it with an even greater margin than before, President Jacob Zuma said yesterday.

Trump and Xi Can Help Each Other on Trade

Bloomberg - ‎45 minutes ago‎
Chinese President Xi Jinping delighted the Davos set last Tuesday with a full-throated defense of “economic globalization.” If President Donald Trump really wants to boost American prosperity, he should welcome Xi's position, urge him to stick to it ...

Trump on marchers: 'Why didn't they vote?' - ‎2 hours ago‎
Donald Trump has lashed out at the millions of people who marched against him across the US, as he lined up his first foreign power talks.

Positive economic outlook at Davos but protectionism, uncertainty pose risks

Kuwait News Agency - ‎Jan 20, 2017‎
DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 20 (KUNA) -- Global economic activity is perking up and consumer confidence is strong, agreed panelists in a session on Friday.

Samsung burning to regain trust with results of Note 7 fires probe

Nasdaq - ‎31 minutes ago‎
... * Samsung to reveal causes of Galaxy Note 7 fires on Monday * Announcement comes ahead of Galaxy S8 launch * Note 7 was launched in August, scrapped in October * Batteries, not software, caused fires -source By Hyunjoo JinSEOUL, Jan 23 (Reuters) ...

Apple files $1.3 billion lawsuit against chip supplier Qualcomm

The Sydney Morning Herald - ‎12 minutes ago‎
Apple has filed a $US1 billion ($1.32 billion) lawsuit against supplier Qualcomm on Friday, days after the US government accused the chip-maker of resorting to anticompetitive tactics to maintain a monopoly over key semiconductors in mobile phones.

We might be saying goodbye to the iPhone's home button

Mashable - ‎8 hours ago‎
When the iPhone 7 killed off the headphone jack, some Apple fans were up in arms. If the rumors about the features of 2017's iPhone X (or whatever Apple winds up calling it) are true, the flagship phone will be losing another long-standard feature: the ...

Why you won't have to worry about parking your 2018 Ford Mustang

VentureBeat - ‎Jan 21, 2017‎
For anyone who lives near a major city, you know there are many stress points. Traffic is one of them, but the real hair-pulling exercise happens when you need to find a parking spot.

Big Brother Naija:12 housemates make dramatic entry

The Nation Newspaper - ‎1 hour ago‎
With each man and woman trying to create a lingering first impression, 12 young Nigerians, Sunday night, made a dramatic entry into the Big Brother Naija house, making a stop on the ceremonial stage where the host, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu prodded them a ...

Melania Trump channels Jackie O in Ralph Lauren

New Vision - ‎Jan 20, 2017‎
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania walk the inaugural parade route on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, DC, on January 20, 2107 following swearing-in ceremonies on Capitol Hill earlier Friday.

Hosts Gabon suffer group-stage exit at Cup of Nations

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
There was agony for Gabon on Sunday as the Africa Cup of Nations hosts were condemned to a group-stage exit following a goalless draw with Cameroon in Libreville.

El-Said happy to score winner against Uganda - ‎2 hours ago‎
Egypt midfielder Abdallah El-Said has expressed his delight at scoring against Uganda in their 1-0 win at the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday but was keen to stress the team's commitment to qualify to the quarterfinals as they face Ghana in the last ...

Morocco beats Togo

Fiji Times - ‎Jan 21, 2017‎
OYEM, Gabon - Morocco stormed back from conceding a fifth minute goal to beat Togo 3-1 yesterday and keep alive their chances of progressing to the last eight at the African Nations Cup.

'Ants are expert navigators, even walking backwards'

New Vision - ‎15 hours ago‎
Despite their tiny size, ants are sophisticated navigators that can find their way even while walking backwards, and these skills could help inspire better robots, scientists say.

This is the closest-ever photo of a moonlet hiding in Saturn's rings

ScienceAlert - ‎5 minutes ago‎
While plow trucks across the US northwest pushed around snow this week, a Mount Everest-size rock near Saturn continued a centuries-long effort of clearing its own lane in the planet's expansive disc of icy rings.

Huge crack in the Antarctic grows by a further six miles

The Independent - ‎36 minutes ago‎
A crack in an ice shelf, known as Larsen C, in Antarctica has grown by more than six miles in the past few weeks. The crack now measures more than 100 miles and once it completes it will form one of the largest icebergs on record.

Scientists reveal planet similar to Earth could be home to extraterrestrial life

The Sun - ‎7 hours ago‎
A MYSTERIOUS exoplanet that sits just 14 light years away from Earth could be the home of alien life. Scientists looking at the mysterious exoplanet Wolf 1061 say that it sits within the “habitable zone,” just outside the solar system.

How to combat the deadly bird flu outbreak

NTV Uganda - ‎4 hours ago‎
We explore the threat of the deadly influenza crossing over to humans, as well as how populations at risk could prevent themselves from catching the virus.

Ugandans invent 'smart jacket' to diagnose pneumonia

New Vision - ‎17 hours ago‎
The idea came to one of them, 26-year-old Olivia Koburongo, after her grandmother fell ill. Pneumonia 703x422. PIC: Telecommunications engineer Olivia Koburongo fits a child with the mama-ope kit at the Makerere University of Public Health in Kampala.

My penis is a disability, no woman wants to be with me - Man with world's largest penis [PHOTOS]

Daily Post Nigeria - ‎11 hours ago‎
A 54-year-old Mexican man, Esquivel Cabrera Roberto, with the world's largest penis, has said he cannot find any woman to have sex with him.