FAJ condemns detention of Zimbabwean photojournalist

FAJ condemns detention of Zimbabwean photojournalist

The Federation of African Journalists (FAJ) has vehemently condemned the detention of a photojournalist in Zimbabwe after he was assaulted by anti-riot police in Harare.According to ...

SA restricts travel to Ebola hit West African countries

SA restricts travel to Ebola hit West African countries

The South African government on Thursday issued a new travel regulation banning non-South African citizens from traveling to and from the Ebola hit West African countries.Health ...

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 ...

Ebola fatality hits 1,350 lives – WHO

Ebola fatality hits 1,350 lives – WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday announced that the Ebola toll has hit 1,350 deaths, five months after the outbreak of the epidemic in Guinea.WHO said in a report, ...

Namibia using hand infrared scanners for Ebola at airports

Namibia using hand infrared scanners for Ebola at airports

Health authorities in Namibian on Wednesday started using one of four infrared hand scanners to screen people for symptoms of Ebola at the country's main port of the entry, the ...

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 ...

FAJ condemns detention of Zimbabwean photojournalist

The Federation of African Journalists (FAJ) has vehemently condemned the detention of a photojournalist in Zimbabwe after he was assaulted by anti-riot police in Harare.According to the FAJ affiliate, the Zimbabwe Union of Journalists (ZUJ), Angela Jimu who works for the Zimbabawe Mail was assaulted on  more...

August 21, 2014 at 8:24 pm UTC

Kenya to commemorate Jomo Kenyatta’s death

President Uhuru Kenyatta will on Friday lead the nation in commemorating the 36th anniversary of the death of the Founding Father of the nation Mzee Jomo Kenyatta.According to an itinerary from the President's Office on Thursday, President Kenyatta will lay a wreath at his father's mausoleum at Parliament  more...

August 21, 2014 at 6:18 pm UTC

Cameroon to improve electricity output

British Investment Fund, Actis which recently took over AES-Sonel, the concessionary of the public service in charge of the generation, transmission, distribution and marketing of electricity in Cameroon, is considering investing more than CFA 170 billion francs to improve energy supply in the country over a  more...

August 21, 2014 at 6:16 pm UTC

Mozambican media urged to report correctly on Ebola

Mozambique's Health Ministry has appealed to the mass media to provide correct information to the public about infectious diseases, particularly Ebola, APA learnt here on Thursday.State-controlled daily newspaper Noticias said accurate reporting would enable citizens to take preventive measures and avoid the  more...

August 21, 2014 at 3:20 pm UTC

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