Kenyan leader to address Uganda’s parliament during visit

Kenyan leader to address Uganda’s parliament during visit

President Uhuru Kenyatta will leave on Friday for an official visit to Uganda, during which he will address parliament and attend a state dinner, the presidency disclosed on ...

Lesotho to buy local agricultural produce for school feeding program

Lesotho to buy local agricultural produce for school feeding program

Lesotho's Minister of Education and Training Dr. Mahali Phamotse says the country is geared to buying agricultural produce locally produced by Basotho farmers to feed pupils under ...

Algeria hosts African governance platform forum

Algeria hosts African governance platform forum

The African Governance Platform's Clusters on Constitutionalism and Rule of Law and Human Rights and Transitional Justice, is being convened in Algiers, the Algerian capital, the AU ...

Kenya Airways likely to seek $500-600m bailout-Official

Kenya Airways likely to seek $500-600m bailout-Official

Kenya Airways, which has disclosed a pre-tax loss of 29.7 billion shillings ($285 million) in the 2014-2015 financial years, may require a $500-600 million bailout, a top government ...

Ghana annual inflation up by 0.2 percent in June

Ghana annual inflation up by 0.2 percent in June

Ghana year-on-year inflation rate stood at 17.1 percent in June, up by 0.2 percentage points from the 16.9 percent recorded in May, the statistics bureau said on Tuesday.According ...

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 ...

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 ...

Mozambique: Chinese firm suspended over “abuse”

The governor of Mozambique's Central province of Sofala, Maria helena Taipo has suspended operations of the Chinese company, Hen Xing, which is based in district of Dondo, due to what she described as a labour crime.State-controlled Radio Mozambique said on Tuesday that the decision to suspend the company,  more...

August 4, 2015 at 6:38 pm UTC

Gambia radio journalist “charged with sedition”

Journalist Alagie Abdoulie Ceesay, the managing director of the firebrand Taranga FM radio station in The Gambia has finally been charged by the state with sedition.Ceesay was set to appear at the Banjul Magistrate court on Tuesday evening, according to an intelligence source speaking to the African Press  more...

August 4, 2015 at 6:09 pm UTC

Asky doubles flights to West, Central Africa

ASKY Airlines, which plies routes in West and Central Africa has said it was launching a new schedule aimed at meeting the demand for more flights in the region this year.In a statement to the African Press Agency on Tuesday, the airlines reputed to be the biggest carrier in the region said in response to  more...

August 4, 2015 at 9:32 pm UTC

Mozambique health ministry assures availability of medicines

Mozambique Health Minister Nazira Abdulla says the government is making every effort to ensure that essential drugs reach all health units in the country.In an answer to questions from Members of Parliament on Wednesday, Abdulla said drugs for all hospitals had been distributed for the first and second  more...

July 23, 2015 at 11:05 am UTC

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