World Bank gives Mozambique US$200m budgetary support

World Bank gives Mozambique US$200m budgetary support

The World Bank says it will contribute US$200 million to Mozambique's 2015 state budget that will start to be paid out at the end of June, APA can report.World Bank director for ...

Botswana, Tanzania, South Africa set Guinness record for HIV testing

Botswana, Tanzania, South Africa set Guinness record for HIV testing

Botswana, Tanzania and South Africa were Friday collectively confirmed by Guinness World Record as having recently set a new record of Most People Tested for HIV in Multi-Venues in ...

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 ...

Mozambique downgrades flood alert

Mozambique downgrades flood alert

The government of Mozambique has downgraded the state of alertness from red to orange, the local media reported on Friday.State-controlled Radio Mozambique said the move followed a ...

Extreme weather conditions a threat to SADC economy – Minister

Extreme weather conditions a threat to SADC economy – Minister

Zimbabwean Foreign Minister Simbarashe Mumbengegwi has warned that the increased frequency and intensity of floods and other extreme weather events in southern Africa is expected 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 ...

Mozambique downgrades flood alert

The government of Mozambique has downgraded the state of alertness from red to orange, the local media reported on Friday.State-controlled Radio Mozambique said the move followed a general improvement in the weather and a retreat of flood waters in the central and northern regions. Deputy Health Minister  more...

March 6, 2015 at 3:02 pm UTC

China donates to Mozambican defence forces

China has donated a variety of materials to the Mozambican Armed Forces (FADM) that includes vehicles for the Peace Support Unit and equipment for the Military Band, APA learns here on Friday.A statement from the defence ministry said the equipment was part of yearly donations made under a protocol signed  more...

March 6, 2015 at 2:31 pm UTC

World Bank gives Mozambique US$200m budgetary support

The World Bank says it will contribute US$200 million to Mozambique's 2015 state budget that will start to be paid out at the end of June, APA can report.World Bank director for Africa, Louis Rene Peter Larose said in addition to direct budget support, the bank had provided US$300 million for implementation  more...

March 6, 2015 at 3:50 pm UTC

Botswana, Tanzania, South Africa set Guinness record for HIV testing

Botswana, Tanzania and South Africa were Friday collectively confirmed by Guinness World Record as having recently set a new record of Most People Tested for HIV in Multi-Venues in 8 hours.The Guinness citation read: “The most people being tested for HIV at multiple locations in eight hours is 4,367 people  more...

March 6, 2015 at 3:08 pm UTC

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