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Defending Africa Cup of Nations Ivory Coast were taken by surprise after one goal defeat to Morocco.

Rachid Alioui scored with a terrific shot from 25 yards to earn the win for Morocco and their coach Herve Renard, who led the Ivorians to the 2015 title.

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LUSAKA, Zambia, May 26, 2016/ -- General Electric (NYSE: GE)  together with the Mara Group and Atlas Merchant Capital are leading an initiative to create a joint venture dedicated to investing in the highly underdeveloped African infrastructure sector. The joint venture will seek to invest in infrastructure equity projects in selected countries throughout Africa.

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Telecom major Bharti Airtel and social media giant Facebook on Monday announced the launch of the Free Basics zero-rating Internet access platform across 17 African countries in phases by March 2016.

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Kenyan retailer, Uchumi Supermarkets, has been accused of not informing employees about its exit from Uganda, according to court documents filed in courts in the neighbouring state.

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Mr President,

Honourable Government and Civil Leaders,

Distinguished Members of the Diplomatic Corps,

My Brother Bishops,

Ladies and Gentlemen,

I am most grateful for your warm welcome on this, my first visit to Africa. I thank you, Mr President, for your kind words in the name of the Kenyan people, and I look forward to my stay among you.

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Nairobi - Pope Francis landed in Kenya's capital Nairobi on Wednesday on the first leg of a landmark trip to Africa, with huge crowds, choirs and dancers waiting to greet him.

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Zimbabwe launched a new currency on Monday, issuing $10 million of 'bond notes' that the authorities hope will ease a severe cash crunch but which critics fear will erase their savings less than a decade after a hyperinflationary economic meltdown.

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Following is a transcript of Donald J. Trump’s victory speech, as compiled by Federal News Services.

TRUMP: Thank you. Thank you very much, everyone.

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In an open letter to the American people, 70 winners of the Nobel Prize endorsed Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton for president Tuesday.

In the letter, the laureates wrote that Clinton will preserve the country's freedoms, safeguard national security and unite the country to work toward a better future.

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The Republic of Uganda
In The Supreme Court of Uganda At Kampala
Presidential Election Petition No. O1 of 2016 

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Gen. David Sejusa 61, a former intelligence chief in the Uganda Defence Peoples’ Forces (UPDF) was remanded to Luzira Prison on Tuesday 02/ 02/ 2016 after being charged with insubordination, absence without official leave (AWOL) and participating in political party activities contrary to UPDF law.

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Daniel Nokrach Odongo is the new executive secretary of the Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB), the examinations body’s governing body announced yesterday.

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