Kenya’s economy grows by 5 percent-IMF

Kenya’s economy grows by 5 percent-IMF

Kenya's economy grew by 5 percent in 2013/14 and is expected to gain further momentum in 2014/15, driven by higher domestic and external investment, the International Monetary Fund ...

S/Africa to conduct sale of white rhino – SANParks

S/Africa to conduct sale of white rhino – SANParks

Preparations have started for the sale of a limited number of white rhino from South Africa's world-famous Kruger National Park later this year, the South African National Parks ...

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 ...

Zuma to launch third phase of S/Africa’s public works programme

Zuma to launch third phase of S/Africa’s public works programme

South African President Jacob Zuma is expected to launch the third phase of the country's Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) on Friday in Keiskammahoek near King Williams Town ...

British court convicts four youths over murder of Zimbabwean-job seeker

British court convicts four youths over murder of Zimbabwean-job seeker

A British court has convicted a four-member youth gang charged with killing of a Zimbabwean man during a fight at Stockwell Park community centre in South London on December 15 last ...

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 ...

S/Africa to conduct sale of white rhino – SANParks

Preparations have started for the sale of a limited number of white rhino from South Africa's world-famous Kruger National Park later this year, the South African National Parks (SANParks) said Thursday.The sale is part of the agency's implementation of a comprehensive rhino management strategy. According to  more...

October 2, 2014 at 3:40 pm UTC

Namibian heads SADC electoral observer mission to Mozambique

The former Namibian ambassador to the United Nations, Dr. Kaire Mbuende will be heading the Namibian delegation of eleven members that forms part of the SADC Electoral Observer Mission (SEOM) to observe Mozambique's general elections scheduled for October 15. The deputy director of Information in the  more...

October 2, 2014 at 2:06 pm UTC

Kenya’s economy grows by 5 percent-IMF

Kenya's economy grew by 5 percent in 2013/14 and is expected to gain further momentum in 2014/15, driven by higher domestic and external investment, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Thursday.The Washington-based fund said in a statement that inflation remains moderate, but rising food prices and  more...

October 2, 2014 at 4:02 pm UTC

A third of Malawians suffer high blood pressure – Official

About 30 percent of Malawians suffer from high blood pressure, a medical doctor revealed Thursday.Peter Banda of the Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital revealed the development to a local radio station on Thursday during a science caf� organized by the Malawi Liverpool Welcome Trust in the commercial city of  more...

September 25, 2014 at 3:53 pm UTC

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