ECOWAS accredits 3 new foreign ambassadors

ECOWAS accredits 3 new foreign ambassadors

The Indian, Chinese and Algerian envoys to Nigeria have presented their Letters of credence for concurrent accreditation to ECOWAS to the President of the ECOWAS Commission, Mr. ...

ECOWAS, partners bind to defeat Ebola

ECOWAS, partners bind to defeat Ebola

ECOWAS is cooperating with Member States and international partners to stem the spread of the Ebola virus disease which has claimed more than 720 lives from over 1,000 cases ...

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 ...

Nigerian police confirms 13 killed in ethnic clashes

Nigerian police confirms 13 killed in ethnic clashes

Nigerian police have confirmed the death of 14 persons, including two soldiers, in a renewed ethnic violence at Ibi, headquarters of Ibi Local Government Area, Taraba state, ...

13 people die in Sudan’s flood

13 people die in Sudan’s flood

Thirteen people died in Sudan's state of River Nile 150 Kilometers from the Capital Khartoum as hevy rains and floods destroyed the road linked between the capital and the state, ...

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 ...

ECOWAS accredits 3 new foreign ambassadors

The Indian, Chinese and Algerian envoys to Nigeria have presented their Letters of credence for concurrent accreditation to ECOWAS to the President of the ECOWAS Commission, Mr. Kadré Desire Ouédraogo, at separate but brief ceremonies on Friday in Abuja. Receiving the Indian High Commissioner Ajjampur  more...

August 1, 2014 at 8:21 pm UTC

Mozambique MPs approves adjusted state budget

The Mozambican parliament on Thursday approved the country's amended national budget put at over U$8.2 billion, an state-controlled radio Mozambique reported on Friday.In terms of percentage of Gross Domestic Product GDP, the budget grew 45 percent to 46.6 percent. Under the revision,,the revised budget rose  more...

August 1, 2014 at 6:17 pm UTC

About 70 percent of Bureau de’ Change operators in Nigeria meet recapitalization deadline

As Central Bank of Nigeria's (CBN) July deadline for Bureau de Change (BDC) to raise their capital to $218,000 ended on Thursday, 70 per cent of the over 3,000 licensed operators were able to recapitalized.The remaining 30 per cent would seize to exist beginning from Friday, the President of the Association  more...

August 1, 2014 at 3:23 pm UTC

Ebola scare at Namibian airport

Namibia's Ministry of Health and Social Services has dispatched a team of health experts to the Hosea Kutako International Airport in the capital Windhoek after one of the passengers on a plane reportedly fell sick with the suspected Ebola virus, APA learnt Friday.An Air Namibia plane that landed at the  more...

August 1, 2014 at 12:35 pm UTC

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