Ebola hits Botswana tourism sector

Ebola hits Botswana tourism sector

While Botswana is yet to register any Ebola case, the spread of the virus across the African continent has negatively impacted on the country's tourism sector, the Hospitality and ...

Namibia apex bank maintains repo rate at six percent

Namibia apex bank maintains repo rate at six percent

Namibia's central bank on Wednesday announced that it will maintain the repo rate at six percent to prop up economic activity.During a monetary policy announcement in the capital, ...

Sudan bans reporting on Ebola

Sudan bans reporting on Ebola

The Sudanese authorities have prohibited local media from covering any news related to the Ebola virus.Press sources who asked not to be mentioned for security reasons confirmed to ...

Botswana: IEC warns unregistered vote cheats

Botswana: IEC warns unregistered vote cheats

Botswana's Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) said Thursday that it has been inundated with claims by several young people who say they have lost their voter registration cards ...

Media has important role in weather information – Muluzi

Media has important role in weather information – Muluzi

Malawi's Natural Resources Minister Atupele Muluzi said Wednesday that the media has an important role to help disseminate information on weather, climate and climate change in the ...

Zimbabwe surgeons to perform operation on conjoined twins

Zimbabwe surgeons to perform operation on conjoined twins

Zimbabwean surgeons will next week perform the country's first major operation to separate conjoined twins, an official said Wednesday.Harare Central Hospital clinical director ...

Paris Chamber of Commerce urges French investment in Senegal

Paris Chamber of Commerce urges French investment in Senegal

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Paris (CCIP) has urged French companies to up their investments in Senegal. CCIP President Pierre Antoine Gailly told an investors' forum ...

Media has important role in weather information – Muluzi

Malawi's Natural Resources Minister Atupele Muluzi said Wednesday that the media has an important role to help disseminate information on weather, climate and climate change in the country.Speaking during the official opening of a training workshop on reporting on weather and climate services, Muluzi said  more...

October 23, 2014 at 6:05 am UTC

Namibia apex bank maintains repo rate at six percent

Namibia's central bank on Wednesday announced that it will maintain the repo rate at six percent to prop up economic activity.During a monetary policy announcement in the capital, Bank of Namibia governor Ipumbu Shiimi noted that the “decision was taken to support domestic economic activities while  more...

October 23, 2014 at 8:40 am UTC

Ebola hits Botswana tourism sector

While Botswana is yet to register any Ebola case, the spread of the virus across the African continent has negatively impacted on the country's tourism sector, the Hospitality and Tourism Association of Botswana (HATAB) said on Thursday.Speaking in an interview, HATAB chief executive Lily Rakorong said  more...

October 23, 2014 at 8:50 am UTC

Mozambican province registers drop in AIDS-related deaths

At least 78 people died of AIDS-related illnesses in the central Mozambican province of Manica during the first nine months of the year, APA learnt here Wednesday.According to the state-run Radio Mozambique, this represents a reduction of 36 deaths when compared to the same period in 2013 when 114 people  more...

October 22, 2014 at 12:11 pm UTC

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