Malawi’s annual inflation slows to 21.2 percent  in January

Malawi’s annual inflation slows to 21.2 percent in January

Malawi's headline inflation for January stands at 21.2 percent compared to the headline inflation of 25.9 percent for the same period last year, the statistics bureau said on ...

First batch of Senegalese nationals in Libya to be repatriated

First batch of Senegalese nationals in Libya to be repatriated

The repatriation of Senegalese nationals stranded in Libya, begins on Friday with the first aircraft transporting 143 people expected in Dakar at 7pm. It will be followed by two ...

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 ...

Press focuses on opposition presidential candidate’s Chatham House appearance

Press focuses on opposition presidential candidate’s Chatham House appearance

The appearance of opposition Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), retired Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, in Chatham House programme in London attracted the ...

Kenyan-born Hollywood actress robbed of $150,000 ‘Oscar dress

Kenyan-born Hollywood actress robbed of $150,000 ‘Oscar dress

The Kenyan-born Hollywood actress, Lupita Nyong'o's dress that she had worn at the Oscars, worth £97,000 (US$150,000) has been stolen, her publicists disclosed early Thursday. ...

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 ...

Press focuses on opposition presidential candidate’s Chatham House appearance

The appearance of opposition Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), retired Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, in Chatham House programme in London attracted the Nigerian media on Friday. The appearance of opposition Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), retired Gen.  more...

February 27, 2015 at 11:43 am UTC

Human rights lawyer slams Prince Charles over Botswana hunting ban

Human rights and Survival International activist, Gordon Bennett, has criticized British monarch, Prince William, for refusing to recognize issues affecting Bushmen (Basarwa) of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve (CKGR), he said in a statement released here on Friday. Speaking at a press conference in  more...

February 27, 2015 at 11:12 am UTC

Malawi’s annual inflation slows to 21.2 percent in January

Malawi's headline inflation for January stands at 21.2 percent compared to the headline inflation of 25.9 percent for the same period last year, the statistics bureau said on Friday. There is a decrease of 3.0 percent from last month (December 2014). The urban and rural rates stand at 24.5 percent and 20.6  more...

February 27, 2015 at 12:00 pm UTC

Mozambique: Cholera outbreak spreads to flood-hit Zambezia

Governor of Mozambique's worst flood-hit central Zambezia province Abdul Razak, says a cholera outbreak has struck his region, with eight cases being diagnosed since Monday.Noormahomed said none of them have died of the disease so far but there had been 23 cases of serious diarrhoea among 16 children and  more...

February 26, 2015 at 8:03 am UTC

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