Category : Africa

by Staff - 8 hours ago

10 Of The World’s Most Expensive Watches

A high end luxury watch such as a Rolex, Hublot, Patek Philippe etc will cost you around $20,000 but these are not the most expensive watches in the market.  In fact, their cost is just a tiny fraction of what some of the most expensive watches cost....

by Staff - 9 hours ago

Uganda Travel Month returns

By Our Reporter The Uganda Travel Month, a domestic tourism drive, is back! The tourism initiative by  The Pearl Guide Uganda, a local tourism marketing firm, returns for its 2nd edition during the month of October. The 2017 edition was launched at...

by Staff - 15 hours ago

Reggae star Tarrus Riley to hold concert in Uganda

Reggae star Tarrus Riley is coming to Uganda. We have learnt that the Jamaican-American singer will stage a mega concert in Uganda late this year. The 38-year-old singer, who is popular for songs like “Gimme Lickle One drop”, “Dont...

by Staff - 21 hours ago

Heritage Music

Heritage Day is a South African public holiday celebrated on 24 September. On this day, South Africans across the spectrum celebrate their different cultures, traditions, customs, music, literature and art.

by Staff - 1 day ago

Dominica in dire straits after Maria

Principal Advisor to Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit, Hartley Henry, has relayed a message outlining the dire situation in Dominica following the passage of Hurricane Maria. Henry, who spoke with Skerrit via Satellite phone, said there is...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Maria: Whole of Puerto Rico without power

BBC:-Hurricane Maria has knocked out power to the entire island of Puerto Rico, home to 3.5m people, emergency officials have said. Abner Gómez, head of the disaster management agency, said the hurricane had damaged “everything in its path̶...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Sandals Resorts International Honoured

Press Release:-Sandals Resorts International was honored with 11 prestigious awards by the 24th annual World Travel Awards. The Luxury Included® Resort Company received the Caribbean Leading Hotel Brand award for the 24th year in a row, proving the b...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Dominica under state of emergency and curfew

Press Release:-Wednesday, September 20, 2017 — After having endured the path of Hurricane Maria, the Commonwealth of Dominica is still isolated with no means of communication to the outside world and transportation connections to neighboring islands....

by Staff - 1 day ago

Maria kills at least six in Dominica

Barbados Today:-The region’s disaster management agency is reporting that the dangerous Hurricane Maria killed at least six people and caused billions of dollars in damage in Dominica when it pummelled the island last night. The island has had no com...

by Staff - 1 day ago

French help for Dominica after Hurricane Maria

Press Release:-The French civil security helicopter “Dragon 972” landed on the premises of the State House yesterday afternoon Tuesday 19th September, to assist the Dominican authorities in obtaining a first-hand overview of the devastation caused by...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Senior citizen, fireman among injured in accidents

A senior citizen and a man who is said to be a fireman, were among person injured in separate accidents Tuesday in Vieux Fort, eyewitnesses have reported. According to information obtained by St Lucia Times, the male senior citizen was hit by a picku...