South Africa presses ahead with nuclear programme

South Africa presses ahead with nuclear programme

South Africa will press ahead with plans to build more nuclear power stations, Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson told parliament on Monday, adding "nuclear expansion option is ...

S/African car hijacking boy found, police question man

S/African car hijacking boy found, police question man

Johannesburg police on Monday night questioned a man in connection with the death of a four-year-old boy who was killed when his parents' car was hijacked in a working class suburb ...

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 ...

Zimbabwe minister blames multi-currency regime for economic woes

Zimbabwe minister blames multi-currency regime for economic woes

Zimbabwe's Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa on Monday blamed the country's deepening economic crisis on a multiple currency regime he has previously taken credit for introducing ...

US assures Nigeria of polls support

US assures Nigeria of polls support

The U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. James Entwistle, has pledged his government's support to conducts a presidential poll that will reflect the views and concerns of their ...

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 ...

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 ...

OHADA expert committee holds meeting in Yaounde

A meeting of the Committee of Experts of the Organization for the Harmonization of Business Law in Africa (OHADA), opened on Monday in the Cameroonian capital, Yaoundé to prepare the 36th meeting of the organization's Council of ministers.The experts will also examine the activity report, review the  more...

July 21, 2014 at 9:12 pm UTC

S/African car hijacking boy found, police question man

Johannesburg police on Monday night questioned a man in connection with the death of a four-year-old boy who was killed when his parents' car was hijacked in a working class suburb in the commercial capital at the weekend.Gauteng provincial police spokesperson Noxolo Kweza said no arrests had been made in  more...

July 22, 2014 at 8:00 am UTC

South Africa presses ahead with nuclear programme

South Africa will press ahead with plans to build more nuclear power stations, Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson told parliament on Monday, adding "nuclear expansion option is a central feature in our future energy mix".Joemat-Pettersson said the government, which already operates the Koeberg Nuclear  more...

July 22, 2014 at 8:18 am UTC

Zambian government acts on drug shortage

The Zambian government on Monday directed all public health institutions to streamline their drug ordering processes from the state owned Medical Stores Limited (MSL) to ensure that they have essential drugs in stock at all times.Deputy Health Minister Chitalu Chilufya said it was unacceptable that a number  more...

July 21, 2014 at 4:24 pm UTC

© 2009-2014 StarAfrica

Scroll to top