S/Africa: Zuma launches expanded news channel on SABC

S/Africa: Zuma launches expanded news channel on SABC

South African President Jacob Zuma has officially launched the expansion of a 24-hour South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) news Channel 404 designed to reach other ...

Mauritania names new economic minister in cabinet reshuffle

Mauritania names new economic minister in cabinet reshuffle

Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz has named Sid'Ahmed Ould Rayes, a former governor of the Central Bank as Minister of Economic Affairs and Development, the Presidency ...

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 ...

Morocco’s, Senegal’s private sectors not in competition-Minister

Morocco’s, Senegal’s private sectors not in competition-Minister

Morocco's Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Minister, Salaheddine Mezouar has expressed his country's willingness to “strengthen the Senegalese private sector, and not to compete with ...

Zambia’s economy expected to grow by 7 percent annually-IMF

Zambia’s economy expected to grow by 7 percent annually-IMF

Zambia's economic growth is projected to average 5.5–7 percent a year over the medium term, reflecting the impact of investments in mining and electricity in recent years, according ...

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 ...

S/Africa: Zuma launches expanded news channel on SABC

South African President Jacob Zuma has officially launched the expansion of a 24-hour South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) news Channel 404 designed to reach other countries on the continent, according to the state broadcaster on Saturday.Addressing a glittering event in Midrand (Johannesburg), Zuma  more...

May 23, 2015 at 4:23 pm UTC

Gambia: Opposition PDOIS holds three-day congress

The People Democratic Orientation for Independence and Socialism (PDOIS) on Friday held its first Congress in the Central River Region town of Bansang, marking the start of a three-day public rally in the area.According to officials of the party, a huge public rally will also be held at the epic-centre of  more...

May 23, 2015 at 8:59 am UTC

Cameroon suspends license issuance to gas depot operators

Cameroon's mining, industry and technology development ministry has decided to suspend the issuance of permits to run gas depots for domestic use across the country, reports said on Saturday.This transitional measure is meant to facilitate the establishment of a new regulation that ensures not only the  more...

May 23, 2015 at 6:00 pm UTC

Ebola survivors decry stigmatisation

As West Africa moves towards winning the battle against Ebola, the region faces a new and perhaps more daunting challenge in the form of stigmatisation of survivors – with possible long-term effects on social cohesion and economic development.With Liberia recently declared Ebola-free by the World Health  more...

May 22, 2015 at 6:47 am UTC

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