Mozambique vows to raise power supply to meet demand

Mozambique vows to raise power supply to meet demand

Mozambique's Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Pedro Couto, has said that increasing access to electricity is a fundamental priority for the government, but the electricity ...

Mozambique in good shape but must control state firms-IMF

Mozambique in good shape but must control state firms-IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said strong economic growth in Mozambique is supported by major investments in the coal mining and natural gas sectors but stricter control ...

Cancellation of the African Space Program: interview

Cancellation of the African Space Program: interview

Nairobi - On Tuesday at 2PM GMT, the African Space Agency (ASA) released the news of the indefinite suspension of the African space program "as long as the prerequisites for new ...

SADC in emergency meeting over Lesotho crisis

SADC in emergency meeting over Lesotho crisis

Botswana's President Ian Khama and other Southern African Development Community (SADC) heads of state are due in Pretoria, South Africa on Friday for an Extraordinary Summit on the ...

Sierra Leone Bank to investigate fire incident

Sierra Leone Bank to investigate fire incident

The management of the Sierra Leone Commercial Bank (SLCB) has on Thursday promised an investigation into the cause of a fire incident which engulfed its branch in the northern ...

The Crazy Idea of the Week: free internet for all

The Crazy Idea of the Week: free internet for all

The pitch about Outernet: Information for the World from Outer Space. Unrestricted, globally accessible, broadcast data. Quality content from all over the Internet. Available to all ...

The Crazy Idea of the Week: free internet for all

The Crazy Idea of the Week: free internet for all

The pitch about Outernet: Information for the World from Outer Space. Unrestricted, globally accessible, broadcast data. Quality content from all over the Internet. Available to all ...

S/Leone: New salary scale comes into force

The Sierra Leone government has announced that a new salary scale increasing monthly pay for all civil servants by 15 percent came into effect since July 1. The Ministry of Finance and Economic Development said Thursday the development is in fulfillment of commitments made in the budget presentation by the  more...

July 2, 2015 at 6:18 pm UTC

Mozambique launches massive campaign to spruce-up ghost workers

Mozambican has unveiled a five-month massive campaign to update the lists of state employees, and eliminate any ghost workers from the civil service, APA can report on Thursday.During the launch, Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho said under this scheme, known as “Prova de Vida or Proof of Lifeâ€�, all state  more...

July 2, 2015 at 6:57 pm UTC

Mozambique vows to raise power supply to meet demand

Mozambique's Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Pedro Couto, has said that increasing access to electricity is a fundamental priority for the government, but the electricity must still be paid for, APA has observed on Thursday.Addressing the country's parliament on Thursday in reply to a question from  more...

July 2, 2015 at 8:21 pm UTC

Lesotho celebrates belated World TB Day

Lesotho Health Minister Molotsi Monyamane says civil society organisations should take part in the fight against Tuberculosis because they are able to reach remote areas where the government is unable to reach, APA has learnt Wednesday during belated World TB Day celebrations.The minister appealed to those  more...

July 1, 2015 at 4:25 pm UTC

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