Nigeria blames dip in electricity to shortage of gas

Nigeria blames dip in electricity to shortage of gas

The scarcity of gas supply to power major infrastructure was impeding the Nigeria's transformation in the power sector, the Director-General of Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), ...

Namibia faring well in ICT sector, says ITU official

Namibia faring well in ICT sector, says ITU official

A senior official of International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has commended Namibia's Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector, saying the country is on par with ...

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 ...

Botswana scores low in SADC work ethic survey

Botswana scores low in SADC work ethic survey

Botswana has been rated as one of the worst countries to do business in the Southern African Development (SADC) region in terms of work ethic, according to a survey published ...

S/Leone national football team holed in Kenya over Ebola

S/Leone national football team holed in Kenya over Ebola

The Sierra Leone national football team is reportedly holed up in a Nairobi hotel after Seychelles cancelled their 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier over Ebola virus fears, local ...

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 ...

S/Leone national football team holed in Kenya over Ebola

The Sierra Leone national football team is reportedly holed up in a Nairobi hotel after Seychelles cancelled their 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier over Ebola virus fears, local media reported on Friday.An official from the Kenyan Football Federation confirmed to Capital FM radio that the Sierra Leone  more...

August 1, 2014 at 12:40 pm UTC

S/African ministry to study class action court order

South Africa's Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown said Friday that she will study a Pretoria High Court's judgement regarding a class action suit filed against the country's railroad and ports operator Transnet.Transnet, being a state-owned business, is under her ministry's supervision. The high court  more...

August 1, 2014 at 12:18 pm UTC

Nigeria blames dip in electricity to shortage of gas

The scarcity of gas supply to power major infrastructure was impeding the Nigeria's transformation in the power sector, the Director-General of Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE), Mr Benjamin Dikki, said on Friday.The Bureau successfully handed over power sector to private investors on Nov 1, 2013 with the  more...

August 1, 2014 at 1:01 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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