Kenya remember Westgate carnage

Kenya remember Westgate carnage

Kenyans are observing the first anniversary of the Westgate shopping mall siege in Nairobi, in which some 67 people were killed by al-Shabaab militants.At a solemn ceremony on ...

Nigeria: Shareholders to inject $500m into Afreximbank

Nigeria: Shareholders to inject $500m into Afreximbank

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is to receive a $500-million capitalization following a decision by the bank's shareholders on Saturday in Cairo, Egypt to authorise a ...

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 ...

S/Sudan struggling to meet army’s expenses

S/Sudan struggling to meet army’s expenses

South Sudan is facing difficulties meeting the expenses of the army due to the biting economic crisis facing the country in the aftermath of the civil war, a senior official has ...

Dutch farmers seek court order to attach Zimbabwe diamonds

Dutch farmers seek court order to attach Zimbabwe diamonds

A group of Dutch farmers has petitioned the European Court for an order allowing them to attach Zimbabwean diamonds worth more than US$45 million over the refusal by Harare to ...

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 ...

Kenya remember Westgate carnage

Kenyans are observing the first anniversary of the Westgate shopping mall siege in Nairobi, in which some 67 people were killed by al-Shabaab militants.At a solemn ceremony on Sunday, a plaque in remembrance of the victim has been unveiled in the Kenyan capital while a vigil is being organized for later in  more...

September 21, 2014 at 12:52 pm UTC

Uhuru Kenyatta summoned by ICC

President Uhuru Kenyatta has been summoned by the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague to explain the whereabouts of documents prosecutors are requesting to prepare a case against him for alleged crimes against humanity.In a statement seen by APA in Nairobi on Saturday, the ICC said Kenyatta has  more...

September 20, 2014 at 3:19 pm UTC

Nigeria: Shareholders to inject $500m into Afreximbank

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is to receive a $500-million capitalization following a decision by the bank's shareholders on Saturday in Cairo, Egypt to authorise a share offering to its existing shareholders.A statement by Afreximbank seen by APA in Lagos on Saturday, said that the  more...

September 21, 2014 at 12:18 pm UTC

Malawi to host SADC Internet Governance forum

Malawi will host a three-day Southern Africa Internet Governance Forum (SAIGF).The forum scheduled for 17 to 19th September in the capital Lilongwe will increase awareness of internet governance issues in SADC member states. Secretary for Information Chimwemwe Banda said in the capital Lilongwe on Thursday  more...

September 11, 2014 at 8:26 pm UTC

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