Egypt tells citizens to leave Yemen

Egypt tells citizens to leave Yemen

The Egyptian government has recommended its nationals in restive Yemen to leave the country. The Foreign ministry said on Wednesday that it was speeding up the process for the ...

Egypt: Three killed in blast near Cairo

Egypt: Three killed in blast near Cairo

Three people were killed in a blast in the governorate of Sharqiya near Cairo on Wednesday.The victims were manufacturing an explosive device inside their home when it exploded, the ...

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 ...

Bangui school to host 10th Int’l Landmine Awareness Day

Bangui school to host 10th Int’l Landmine Awareness Day

Loukouanga Primary School in the capital of the Central African Republic, Bangui was chosen to host the 10th International Mine Awareness and Mine Action Assistance Day, to be ...

ECOWAS Chairman congratulates Nigerians on release of poll result

ECOWAS Chairman congratulates Nigerians on release of poll result

The Chairman of the Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government and President of Ghana, Mr. John Dramani Mahama says that ECOWAS has received with deep satisfaction, the ...

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 ...

Egypt tells citizens to leave Yemen

The Egyptian government has recommended its nationals in restive Yemen to leave the country. The Foreign ministry said on Wednesday that it was speeding up the process for the voluntary repatriation of its citizens from that country where Houthi rebels had overran the government. The ministry said safety  more...

April 1, 2015 at 10:21 pm UTC

ECOWAS Chairman congratulates Nigerians on release of poll result

The Chairman of the Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government and President of Ghana, Mr. John Dramani Mahama says that ECOWAS has received with deep satisfaction, the declaration of the results of the March 28 Nigerian Presidential and Parliamentary elections by the Independent National Electoral  more...

April 1, 2015 at 7:20 pm UTC

Nigeria’s foreign reserves dip to $29.79bn

Nigeria's foreign exchange reserves fell by 4.9 percent to $29.79bn on March 30, down from $31.35bn in February.According to the data from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the year-on-year reserves fell by 21.3 percent from $37.83bn in March 2014 to $29.79bn on Monday. The external reserves have continued  more...

April 1, 2015 at 6:45 pm UTC

S/Africa observes World TB Day

South Africans, led by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, will join the rest of the international community in commemorating the World Tuberculosis (TB) Day whose main ceremony will be in North West Province on Tuesday, a health official has said.The occasion is an opportunity for affected persons and the  more...

March 24, 2015 at 11:09 am UTC

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