S/Leone: New social program to benefit 126 000 people

S/Leone: New social program to benefit 126 000 people

Sierra Leone in collaboration with the World Bank and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) had established a Social Protection Policy in 2011 which has culminated into a ...

Lesotho takes third position in regional games tournament – official

Lesotho takes third position in regional games tournament – official

The public relations officer of the Lesotho Institute of Sports Association (LISA) Teboho Pholo has on Monday commended Lesotho's performance in the Confederation of Schools Sports ...

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 ...

Botswana energy supplier warns of electricity outages

Botswana energy supplier warns of electricity outages

The Botswana Power Corporation (BCP) has warned on Monday that the electricity supply system remains vulnerable this week due to low generation capacity. In a statement issued here ...

Kenyatta, Kerry discuss business, security and Obama visit to Kenya

Kenyatta, Kerry discuss business, security and Obama visit to Kenya

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday held a meeting with the visiting United States Secretary of State, John Kerry, to discuss several issues, including investment, security ...

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 social program to benefit 126 000 people

Sierra Leone in collaboration with the World Bank and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) had established a Social Protection Policy in 2011 which has culminated into a Social Safety Net programme.According to a statement issued on Monday by the World Bank, the programme, which is aimed at supporting  more...

May 4, 2015 at 5:01 pm UTC

DRC extends deadline for submission of candidates for provincial elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has extended to 20 days, the period for submission of candidature for provincial elections scheduled for next October, due to lack of candidates compared to the number of seats , INEC in Lubumbashi told APA on  more...

May 4, 2015 at 3:03 pm UTC

Nigerian gov’t denies owing over $1bn to oil marketers

The Nigerian government has denied owing local oil marketers N200 billion (about $1.05bn) and described as ‘unpatriotic' the attitude of the oil marketers. Nigeria's Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, told journalists on Sunday in Abuja that some aspects of  more...

May 4, 2015 at 11:52 am UTC

Lesotho remains ready for Ebola

The Institute of Extra Mutual Studies (IEMS) through Liberia, Sierra Leon, Guinea and Lesotho (LISIEGULE) initiative against the Ebola virus, held a symposium meant to provide an update on the state of the virus in the African continent today in Maseru.Lesotho ‘s Principal Secretary to the Ministry of Health  more...

April 27, 2015 at 10:01 am UTC

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