Talks over Malawi lake dispute to resume

Talks over Malawi lake dispute to resume

Negotiation teams from Malawi and Tanzania will meet in the first week of November to resolve a dispute over a lake straddling the two countries' common border.Malawi Minister of ...

Ebola undermining multinational companies – W/Bank

Ebola undermining multinational companies – W/Bank

The visiting World Bank President to Ghana Jim Kim Yong has said that the outbreak of the dreadful Ebola virus in West African had undermined the operations of multinational ...

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 ...

End of Ebola close –S/Leone minister

End of Ebola close –S/Leone minister

Sierra Leone`s Information Minister has said that the end of Ebola was closer given the effort of the government and its international development partners.Alhaji Alpha Kanu said ...

British ‘hospital’ ship arrives in S/Leone

British ‘hospital’ ship arrives in S/Leone

A British ship, the RFA Argus, Thursday anchored ashore in the Sierra Leonean capital Freetown.The arrival of the ship, which is to help boost UK`s support to its former colony`s ...

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 ...

Ebola undermining multinational companies – W/Bank

The visiting World Bank President to Ghana Jim Kim Yong has said that the outbreak of the dreadful Ebola virus in West African had undermined the operations of multinational institutions in the affected countries.Mr Yong revealed this when he conferred with the Ghanaian Vice President Paa Kwesi Amissah-  more...

October 31, 2014 at 1:49 am UTC

B/Faso army chief “detained”

Unconfirmed reports reaching the African Press Agency suggest that Burkina Faso's army chief Major General Honore Nabare Traore has been arrested and detained by forces supporting protesters demanding President Blaise Compaore to resign.According to sources close to the Burkinabe army late on Thursday, Major  more...

October 30, 2014 at 9:01 pm UTC

Danish trade minister to visit Zimbabwe

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) Denmark's Trade and Development Minister Mogens Jensen is due in Zimbabwe next week to explore ways of normalising economic ties between Harare and Copenhagen, the Danish embassy said Thursday.The embassy said in a statement that the visit by Jensen, scheduled for November 5-7, would  more...

October 30, 2014 at 1:16 pm UTC

Botswana rubbishes Ebola death claims

The health ministry has confirmed that Botswana remains free of the Ebola virus, APA learnt here on Thursday.This followed allegations that a person died in Palapye village in what is suspected to be an Ebola related death. In a report by the state media, the deputy permanent secretary in the ministry  more...

October 30, 2014 at 9:40 am UTC

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