Terrorism: Lake Chad member countries to send draft resolution to UN, AU

Terrorism: Lake Chad member countries to send draft resolution to UN, AU

The Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) has said that appropriate authorities within member countries will send a draft resolution to the UN and the AU to give legal backing for their ...

Nigeria’s ruling party screens Jonathan ahead of 2015 presidential election

Nigeria’s ruling party screens Jonathan ahead of 2015 presidential election

The sole presidential candidate for the 2015 presidential election of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP), President Goodluck Jonathan, was on Wednesday in Abuja screened by ...

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 ...

Liberia: Medical doctor urges gov’t to distribute condoms to Ebola survivors

Liberia: Medical doctor urges gov’t to distribute condoms to Ebola survivors

The Head of the Island Clinic Ebola Treatment Unit (ETU), Dr. Atai Omurutu, has said that male survivors of the Ebola virus are infecting their wives with the disease. Omurutu ...

Ghana inaugurates law centre in memory of late Atta Mills

Ghana inaugurates law centre in memory of late Atta Mills

Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama on Wednesday inaugurated a Law and governance Centre known as the “Professor John Evans Atta Mills Law and Governance Center of Excellence.The ...

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 ...

Terrorism: Lake Chad member countries to send draft resolution to UN, AU

The Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) has said that appropriate authorities within member countries will send a draft resolution to the UN and the AU to give legal backing for their armed forces to work together. The Executive Secretary of the Commission, Mr Sanusi Abdullahi, told journalists on Wednesday in  more...

November 26, 2014 at 6:54 pm UTC

Nigeria’s ruling party screens Jonathan ahead of 2015 presidential election

The sole presidential candidate for the 2015 presidential election of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP), President Goodluck Jonathan, was on Wednesday in Abuja screened by the Ahmadu Ali led screening committee.The screening, which lasted about 59 minutes, was a prerequisite for his qualification to  more...

November 26, 2014 at 6:43 pm UTC

Liberia gets €22m EU budget support

The European Union (EU) has approved the disbursement of €22 million (about $27.2 million) of budget support to help the government of Liberia scale up its efforts to eradicate the Ebola virus in Liberia.According to an EU press statement issued on Wednesday, the announcement comes following the joint visit  more...

November 26, 2014 at 6:01 pm UTC

Mozambique unveils cervical cancer vaccine for school girls

Mozambique's health ministry has launched a cervical cancer vaccine that will be administered primarily through schools in combination with community-based mobile brigades to target those not in schools, APA learns here on Friday.According to state-controlled daily paper Noticias, it was launched at Manhiça  more...

November 21, 2014 at 3:15 pm UTC

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