DRC TV station shut down

DRC TV station shut down

Lubumbashi Jua Radio-Television (RTLJ), a TV station broadcasting from Lubumbashi, the capital of Katanga province in the south-east of the Democratic Republic of Congo has been ...

Wary Kenyans demand more from security forces

Wary Kenyans demand more from security forces

Kenyans have demanded more security cover from the country's police and army in the wake of the deadly shooting of 28 bus commuters in Mandera County, not far from the Somali ...

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 ...

Gambians fault proposed airport project

Gambians fault proposed airport project

Gambians have criticised a proposed project for the building of a second airport, saying it should be down the pecking order of priorities given the social problems blighting the ...

48 fish vendors killed in Nigerian insurgency

48 fish vendors killed in Nigerian insurgency

At least 48 fish vendors in Borno State, northeastern Nigeria have been killed apparently by Boko Haram insurgents who went on the rampage earlier this week.Abubakar Gamandi, the ...

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 ...

DRC TV station shut down

Lubumbashi Jua Radio-Television (RTLJ), a TV station broadcasting from Lubumbashi, the capital of Katanga province in the south-east of the Democratic Republic of Congo has been shut down indefinitely, official sources confirmed.According to a statement from the Department of Media and Communication aired on  more...

November 23, 2014 at 2:30 pm UTC

Egypt: Senior Brotherhood member charged

Muslim Brotherhood figure Mohamed Ali Bishr, the latest prominent figure to be arrested has been officially charged with collaborating with the United States and Norway to undermine Egypt.On Thursday, Bishr was detained for 15 days for allegedly spying for foreign governments. The High State Security  more...

November 23, 2014 at 10:20 am UTC

Namibia: Minister bemoans lack of innovations

Namibia's Trade and Industry Minister Calle Schlettwein has expressed concern about low productive capacity in the country's manufacturing sector, while the financial sector remains risk averse and does not sufficiently boost the economy.Local newspapers Saturday quoted the minister as speaking to the  more...

November 23, 2014 at 10:35 am UTC

Mozambique unveils cervical cancer vaccine for school girls

Mozambique's health ministry has launched a cervical cancer vaccine that will be administered primarily through schools in combination with community-based mobile brigades to target those not in schools, APA learns here on Friday.According to state-controlled daily paper Noticias, it was launched at Manhiça  more...

November 21, 2014 at 3:15 pm UTC

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