World delegates fly in as Tunisia stages historic awards ceremony

World delegates fly in as Tunisia stages historic awards ceremony

All roads lead to Tunisia this coming weekend when the first ever ‘Tunisia Awards' kicks off with seven prestigious accolades set to be awarded at the star-studded ceremony. Sources ...

More than 30 die in Sudan boat sinking

More than 30 die in Sudan boat sinking

More than 30 people have been killed in Sudan when a boat they were travelling in drowned in the River Nile, Sudanese police confirmed on Tuesday. The Sudanese police in the Nile ...

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 ...

Cote d’Ivoire signs Afreximbank branch office establishment agreement

Cote d’Ivoire signs Afreximbank branch office establishment agreement

All is now set for the take-off of an Abidjan branch office of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) to serve Francophone West Africa with the signing of the two foundation ...

Ghana sues Cote d’Ivoire over maritime boundary dispute

Ghana sues Cote d’Ivoire over maritime boundary dispute

Ghana has sued its western neighbour Cote d'Ivoire in a row over their maritime boundary under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), seeking a declaration ...

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 ...

More than 30 die in Sudan boat sinking

More than 30 people have been killed in Sudan when a boat they were travelling in drowned in the River Nile, Sudanese police confirmed on Tuesday. The Sudanese police in the Nile State said in a press release that the 37 from the village of Hagar Alasal died while they were crossing the river to another  more...

September 23, 2014 at 12:58 pm UTC

Khama threatens to sue newspaper over accident story

Botswana President Ian Khama has threatened to sue the Sunday Standard newspaper for defamation following publication of an article that alleged he attempted to conceal a road accident that occurred while he was driving alone at night on a private escapade.In the story headlined “President hit in car  more...

September 23, 2014 at 9:41 am UTC

World delegates fly in as Tunisia stages historic awards ceremony

All roads lead to Tunisia this coming weekend when the first ever ‘Tunisia Awards' kicks off with seven prestigious accolades set to be awarded at the star-studded ceremony. Sources close to organizers told APA in London that the event is set on becoming a landmark occasion that will put Tunisia on the  more...

September 23, 2014 at 1:19 pm UTC

Zimbabwe quarantines 98 over Ebola fears

Zimbabwean health officials have over the past few weeks quarantined at least 98 people who had travelled to Ebola-hit West Africa, APA learns here Tuesday.Harare City Council health director Prosper Chonzi told the private NewsDay that 84 of the individuals placed under surveillance had arrived to Nigeria  more...

September 23, 2014 at 8:19 am UTC

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