S/Africa on track with economic zones roll-out – Minister

S/Africa on track with economic zones roll-out – Minister

South Africa's plans to roll-out special economic zones (SEZs) in designated areas of the country were on track, according to Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies on ...

US mobilises youth ahead of Botswana elections

US mobilises youth ahead of Botswana elections

The United States embassy in Gaborone will Thursday launch a country-wide campaign to mobilise young people to participate in forthcoming Botswana general elections set for October ...

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 ...

SADC holds ministerial security meet in Namibia

SADC holds ministerial security meet in Namibia

South African International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Nomaindia Mfeketo is in Namibia to attend a ministerial meeting of the Southern African Development Community ...

Nigeria, US seal deal on training of police force

Nigeria, US seal deal on training of police force

The Police and the US Department of States Bureau for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on manpower development.Speaking at ...

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 ...

AU condemns murder of Somali MP

The Acting Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission for Somalia, Lydia Wanyoto Mutende has strongly condemned the assassination of a Member of Parliament and singer Saado Ali Warsame in Mogadishu.The female Somali Lawmaker was killed on Wednesday in Hodan District by  more...

July 24, 2014 at 10:22 am UTC

US mobilises youth ahead of Botswana elections

The United States embassy in Gaborone will Thursday launch a country-wide campaign to mobilise young people to participate in forthcoming Botswana general elections set for October this year.US embassy spokesperson Laona Segaetsho said the campaign, which would be undertaken in collaboration with the  more...

July 24, 2014 at 11:12 am UTC

S/Africa on track with economic zones roll-out – Minister

South Africa's plans to roll-out special economic zones (SEZs) in designated areas of the country were on track, according to Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies on Thursday.“Within the next 100 days, we will be passing all the regulations necessary to establish a SEZ board so that we can go ahead and  more...

July 24, 2014 at 11:14 am UTC

HIV infections drop among South African children

The rate of new HIV infections among South African children aged below five years has fallen over the past decade to 7,600 from 76,000, a drop of more than 90 percent, according to a new study published Tuesday.The study by the University of Washington's Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation also  more...

July 22, 2014 at 10:40 am UTC

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