Konare in Juba for AU mediation role

Konare in Juba for AU mediation role

The African Union's special envoy alpha Oumar Konare has arrived in the South Sudan capital Juba to reinvigorate deadlocked talks between the government and rebels led by Riek ...

AU warns Mali peace saboteurs

AU warns Mali peace saboteurs

The Peace and Security Council of the African Union has warned against saboteurs of the peace process in Mali and urged the Coordination of the Azawad Movements (CMA) to sign up to ...

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 ...

Liberia: Sirleaf allays new Ebola outbreak fears

Liberia: Sirleaf allays new Ebola outbreak fears

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has expressed confidence that the re-emergence of the Ebola disease in lower Margibi County will be nipped in the bud. “I am confident ...

Nile nations to resume dam talks

Nile nations to resume dam talks

Senior officials from Cairo, Khartoum and Addis Ababa are set to resume talks in Sudan over Ethiopia's controversial bid to build its so-called Grand Renaissance Dam on the River ...

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 ...

Suicide bomber kills six in Nigeria’s Yobe

Police in Nigeria's northeastern state of Yobe Sunday confirmed the killing of six people in a suicide bomb attack on a church in Potiskum.Mr Toyin Gbadegesin, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the state command, said in Damaturu that the dead included the suicide bomber. ``A male suicide bomber  more...

July 5, 2015 at 5:42 pm UTC

Mozambicans demand road rehabilitations

Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi has been faced with complaints about the poor state of roads in the northern province of Niassa on the first day of a working visit to the region, APA can report Sunday.At a rally in the city of Cuamba, residents demanded that work on paving the road between Malema, in the  more...

July 5, 2015 at 2:56 pm UTC

Sudan telecom subscribers in protest switch-offs

Tens of thousands of Sudanese telecommunication subscribers have launched a nationwide campaign against telecom services in Sudan by switching off their mobiles, lab tops and Ipads for five hours.Their stated goal is to press telecom companies to boost internet speeds, reduce prices, improve customer service  more...

July 5, 2015 at 1:44 pm UTC

Lesotho celebrates belated World TB Day

Lesotho Health Minister Molotsi Monyamane says civil society organisations should take part in the fight against Tuberculosis because they are able to reach remote areas where the government is unable to reach, APA has learnt Wednesday during belated World TB Day celebrations.The minister appealed to those  more...

July 1, 2015 at 4:25 pm UTC

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