S/Leone confirms measles outbreak

S/Leone confirms measles outbreak

Health authorities in Sierra Leone`s Kono district have confirmed an outbreak of Measles in the area. According to reports Thursday, the World Health Organization have dispatched ...

S/Leone First Lady turns down elective post

S/Leone First Lady turns down elective post

Sierra Leone`s First Lady Sia Nyama Koroma has turned down an offer to serve as the President of the African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLMP).Mrs. Koroma, was elected to the ...

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 ...

AfDB’s new president vows to take up “challenge”

AfDB’s new president vows to take up “challenge”

Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, the new president of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Thursday vowed to take up the challenge but need the backing of all and sundry.“It's a huge ...

Akinwumi Adesina elected AfDB President

Akinwumi Adesina elected AfDB President

Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Akinwumi Adesina was Thursday elected President of the African Development Bank (ADB), for a five-year term, APA can ...

The Crazy Idea of the Week: free internet for all

The Crazy Idea of the Week: free internet for all

The pitch about Outernet: Information for the World from Outer Space. Unrestricted, globally accessible, broadcast data. Quality content from all over the Internet. Available to all ...

The Crazy Idea of the Week: free internet for all

The Crazy Idea of the Week: free internet for all

The pitch about Outernet: Information for the World from Outer Space. Unrestricted, globally accessible, broadcast data. Quality content from all over the Internet. Available to all ...

S/Leone confirms measles outbreak

Health authorities in Sierra Leone`s Kono district have confirmed an outbreak of Measles in the area. According to reports Thursday, the World Health Organization have dispatched emergency support and have engaged local health personnel in training to face a new threat mostly dangerous to children. Measles  more...

May 28, 2015 at 7:37 pm UTC

S/Leone First Lady turns down elective post

Sierra Leone`s First Lady Sia Nyama Koroma has turned down an offer to serve as the President of the African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLMP).Mrs. Koroma, was elected to the position in absentia by her fellow African First Ladies at an emergency meeting in the Nigerian capital Abuja on May 15. "The First  more...

May 28, 2015 at 7:17 pm UTC

Rwanda’s finance minister best in Africa – AfDB

Rwanda's Minister for Finance and Economic Planning, Ambassador Claver Gatete has been declared as Africa's minister of the year by the African Development Bank (AFDB), APA learnt Thursday.The award was presented to Gatete on Wednesday during the African Bankers Awards session, on the sidelines of the AfDB  more...

May 28, 2015 at 7:28 pm UTC

Lesotho minister urges HIV/AIDS patients to adhere to ARVs

Lesotho Health Minister Molotsi Monyamane has appealed to patients currently taking anti-retroviral (ARV) drugs to adhere to their medication since there is no cure for the disease as yet.Monyamane on Wednesday cautioned patients against taking seriously the unfounded claims by some traditional healers that  more...

May 27, 2015 at 9:56 am UTC

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