B/Faso leader ends two-day visit to Ivory Coast

B/Faso leader ends two-day visit to Ivory Coast

Burkina Faso's interim leader, Michel Kafando on Saturday left Abidjan around noon, after a two day friendship and working visit to Ivory Coast, APA correspondent reports on ...

Cameroon’s energy firm redistributes shares among shareholders

Cameroon’s energy firm redistributes shares among shareholders

The shares of Energy of Cameroon (ENEO), a subsidiary of the British Investment Group Actis, have been redistributed among its shareholders following a board meeting, reports said ...

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 ...

Gambia gov’t boosts fishery sector with six commercial boats

Gambia gov’t boosts fishery sector with six commercial boats

The Gambia government in its drive to engage citizens in the exploitation of the country's marine resources, has commissioned six fishing boats for the sector.The boats were ...

S/Leone: US’ CDC boss due in Freetown today

S/Leone: US’ CDC boss due in Freetown today

The director of the United States Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention (CDC) will visit Sierra Leone on Saturday, the US embassy in Freetown said in a statement.It said in ...

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 ...

Ebola vaccine clinical trials effective in Guinea

The results of a clinical trial effected in Guinea has shown that a vaccine against Ebola dubbed “Ebola VSV-EBOV” has proved to be “highly effective” and that a final product was “within reach”, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced on Friday.“It's a very promising development,â€� WHO's Director  more...

August 1, 2015 at 5:57 pm UTC

Zimbabwe First Lady wants sexual offenders castrated

Zimbabwe First Lady Grace Mugabe wants perpetrators of child sexual offenders castrated as a deterrent to potential rapists, state media reported on Saturday.The Herald daily reported that Mugabe felt that the penalties handed to the offenders by the courts were not deterrent enough to discourage others from  more...

August 1, 2015 at 11:33 am UTC

Cameroon’s energy firm redistributes shares among shareholders

The shares of Energy of Cameroon (ENEO), a subsidiary of the British Investment Group Actis, have been redistributed among its shareholders following a board meeting, reports said on Saturday.ENEO is in charge of production, transportation, distribution, and marketing of electricity in Cameroon. According to  more...

August 1, 2015 at 4:54 pm UTC

Mozambique health ministry assures availability of medicines

Mozambique Health Minister Nazira Abdulla says the government is making every effort to ensure that essential drugs reach all health units in the country.In an answer to questions from Members of Parliament on Wednesday, Abdulla said drugs for all hospitals had been distributed for the first and second  more...

July 23, 2015 at 11:05 am UTC

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