OIF optimistic about CAR’s future

OIF optimistic about CAR’s future

The special envoy of the Secretary General of the International Organization of Francophone (OIF), Louis Michel, on Friday expressed confidence over Central Africans resolve to ...

B/Faso attempted jail break: One inmate killed, dozens injured

B/Faso attempted jail break: One inmate killed, dozens injured

At least one prisoner was killed and many injured in a jail break attempt at Tenkodogo prison located in central-eastern Burkina Faso, approximately 200 kilometers east of ...

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 ...

Mozambique: Dhlakama will remain in hideout

Mozambique: Dhlakama will remain in hideout

The leader of Mozambique's Renamo movement, Afonso Dhlakama has no intention of emerging from his hideout in the Gorongosa mountains to campaign for elections, one of his spokesmen ...

Sudan: Detained journalist’s health deteriorates

Sudan: Detained journalist’s health deteriorates

The health situation surrounding Sudanese journalist Hassan Ishag detained since June has deteriorated, the country's journalism watchdog claimed.The Sudanese Journalists Network ...

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 ...

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 ...

OIF optimistic about CAR’s future

The special envoy of the Secretary General of the International Organization of Francophone (OIF), Louis Michel, on Friday expressed confidence over Central Africans resolve to overcome the crisis facing their country. Michel, who is on a visit to CAR, said “I think the national dialogue which will take  more...

August 29, 2014 at 6:24 pm UTC

Mozambique: Dhlakama will remain in hideout

The leader of Mozambique's Renamo movement, Afonso Dhlakama has no intention of emerging from his hideout in the Gorongosa mountains to campaign for elections, one of his spokesmen has said. Speaking to journalists in Maputo on Friday, Renamo spokesman Antonio Muchanga declared that their leader will not be  more...

August 29, 2014 at 3:57 pm UTC

Uganda inflation slips to 2.8 percent

Uganda's consumer inflation fell to 2.8 percent in the year to August from 4.3 percent in July, the statistics office said on Friday.The East African country's Bureau of Statistics said in a statement the inflation drop was largely due to a reduction in the inflation rate for food crops to 1.5 percent for  more...

August 29, 2014 at 2:00 pm UTC

Zimbabwe to quarantine West African travellers for 21 days

Zimbabwe has intensified its surveillance measures for the deadly Ebola virus by introducing a requirement that all visitors from West Africa be quarantined for 21 days to monitor their health, Minister of Health David Parirenyatwa announced Thursday.Parirenyatwa is quoted by the state-run Herald as saying  more...

August 29, 2014 at 3:58 am UTC

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