Zambian lawyers call for intense voter education

Zambian lawyers call for intense voter education

The Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) has called on the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ), civic organisations and political parties to step up voter education campaigns to ...

Botswana donates to Malawi flood victims

Botswana donates to Malawi flood victims

The Malawian government has appreciated the assistance made by Botswana following a call for assistance after floods hit the southern African country, APA learnt here on ...

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 ...

Namibian minister cleared of corruption

Namibian minister cleared of corruption

Namibia's Anti-Corruption Commission has cleared Education Minister David Namwandi of wrongdoing following accusations that he influenced his ministry to fund the International ...

Uganda, Rwanda agree to share information on rebels in DRC

Uganda, Rwanda agree to share information on rebels in DRC

Uganda and Rwanda have signed an agreement for the two countries to share intelligence on rebel groups operating from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) against each other'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 ...

Botswana donates to Malawi flood victims

The Malawian government has appreciated the assistance made by Botswana following a call for assistance after floods hit the southern African country, APA learnt here on Thursday.Botswana, following the appeal by Malawi's President Peter Mutharika, sent a consignment of various items, including drugs,  more...

January 29, 2015 at 2:58 pm UTC

Zambian lawyers call for intense voter education

The Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) has called on the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ), civic organisations and political parties to step up voter education campaigns to increase voter participation in future polls.LAZ is a professional body to which all lawyers in the country are affiliated and has  more...

January 29, 2015 at 3:02 pm UTC

Seychelles urges Africa to embrace blue economy

Seychelles Minister for Foreign Affairs Jean-Paul Adam has called on his African counterparts to be “champions of the Blue Economy,” The Nation newspaper reports said on Thursday.Speaking at the 26th Ordinary Session of the Executive Council of the African Union, Minister Adam commended the African Union for  more...

January 29, 2015 at 1:38 pm UTC

World Bank to give Malawi US$7m for Ebola preparedness

The World Bank is expected to give Malawi US$7 million to enable the southern African country to scale-up its efforts to prevent Ebola viral disease.Secretary for Health Chris Kang'ombe said Friday in the capital Lilongwe that the money would be used, among others, to buy protective clothing for health  more...

January 23, 2015 at 1:46 pm UTC

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