[Africa Top Sports]Tottenham announced the recruitment of Mauricio Pochettino as manager of the club for the next 5 years. The Argentine technician has then left office in Southampton. Pochettino, former coach of Espanyol was the head of the Saints for 15 months. This season, he raised the club to its highest ranking in the English Premier League (8th).
Clashes in Northeast Somalia Force Thousands to Flee
MOGADISHU — Clashes between two rival factions of the security forces in a port city in northeast Somalia have forced hundreds of families to flee their homes, a local official said Saturday. The fighting has for several days rocked Bosaso, the commercial capital of the semi-autonomous state of Puntland in the country’s northeast. “Thousands of the […]
Nurse, 29, First to Receive COVID-19 Vaccine in Italy
ROME – Italians began to receive COVID-19 vaccines Sunday after the first batch of nearly 10,000 doses arrived. Italians hope that the massive vaccination campaign will soon bring an end to lockdowns and return them to their normal lives.A 29-year-old …
UN Envoy Welcomes Transitional Government in Mali
The U.N.’s top envoy for Mali said Thursday that “success is within reach” with the formation of a transitional civilian government and the lifting of crippling sanctions imposed by West African regional bloc, ECOWAS. “The transition stands as an opportunity for the people of Mali to emerge themselves and pull their country out of this […]