Malawi: Muluzi to lead C’Wealth poll observers in Nigeria

Malawi: Muluzi to lead C’Wealth poll observers in Nigeria

Malawi's former President Bakili Muluzi will lead a Commonwealth poll observer team during Nigeria's elections on February 14, APA can report.Muluzi confirmed on Wednesday that he ...

World Bank to intervene over Nigeria bird flu outbreak

World Bank to intervene over Nigeria bird flu outbreak

The World Bank is to intervene to checkmate the Bird Flu disease, which has resurfaced causing the death of many birds in some farms in Nigeria.Mr Obadiah Tohomdet, the Senor ...

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 ...

Malawi: New stadium to be named after late President Bingu

Malawi: New stadium to be named after late President Bingu

Malawi will name its newly built $70 million national stadium in the capital Lilongwe after late President Bingu Wa Mutharika.The stadium will be called Bingu National Stadium. ...

Rwanda’s UN voting rights suspended

Rwanda’s UN voting rights suspended

Rwanda is among eight countries to have their UN General Assembly voting rights suspended over non-payment of dues, according to a document signed by the organization's Secretary ...

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 ...

World Bank to intervene over Nigeria bird flu outbreak

The World Bank is to intervene to checkmate the Bird Flu disease, which has resurfaced causing the death of many birds in some farms in Nigeria.Mr Obadiah Tohomdet, the Senor Communication Specialist of the bank disclosed this in Bauchi in an interview indicating that the intervention would give confidence  more...

January 28, 2015 at 9:48 pm UTC

Malawi: Muluzi to lead C’Wealth poll observers in Nigeria

Malawi's former President Bakili Muluzi will lead a Commonwealth poll observer team during Nigeria's elections on February 14, APA can report.Muluzi confirmed on Wednesday that he will lead the team which is expected to arrive in Abuja on February 7. "I am happy that such reputable institution has entrusted  more...

January 28, 2015 at 9:56 pm UTC

Egypt stock exchange loses $227.57m

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) lost ground during trading on Wednesday with market capitalization shedding around $227.57 million.This was caused by selling pressures after its benchmark recorded its highest level over the past six years, the EGX said. The benchmark index EGX30 fell by 0.83 percent, registering  more...

January 28, 2015 at 9:11 pm UTC

World Bank to give Malawi US$7m for Ebola preparedness

The World Bank is expected to give Malawi US$7 million to enable the southern African country to scale-up its efforts to prevent Ebola viral disease.Secretary for Health Chris Kang'ombe said Friday in the capital Lilongwe that the money would be used, among others, to buy protective clothing for health  more...

January 23, 2015 at 1:46 pm UTC

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