S/African minister welcomes arrest of 16 rhino-horn smugglers in Prague

S/African minister welcomes arrest of 16 rhino-horn smugglers in Prague

South African Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa has welcomed the arrest of 16 members of a rhino horn smuggling syndicate in Prague, Czech Republic.Molewa said on Friday ...

AU mandate extended to mediate between Sudan, south Sudan

AU mandate extended to mediate between Sudan, south Sudan

The African Union Peace and Security Council (AUPSC) have extended the mandate of the African mediation team between Sudan and south Sudan.The new mandate of the AU High-Level ...

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 ...

Somali Police marks 71st anniversary of service

Somali Police marks 71st anniversary of service

Somali Police Force has on Saturday marked its 71st anniversary on 20th December in a colorful ceremony.President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, Speaker of the national assembly Professor ...

Mozambique oks abortion

Mozambique oks abortion

Mozambique has legalized abortion, making it one of the few countries in Africa to allow women to terminate unwanted pregnancies.The local media reported on Saturday that President ...

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 ...

S/African minister welcomes arrest of 16 rhino-horn smugglers in Prague

South African Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa has welcomed the arrest of 16 members of a rhino horn smuggling syndicate in Prague, Czech Republic.Molewa said on Friday that the recent arrests of the criminals confirmed that the killing of South Africa's rhino for their horns was linked to  more...

December 20, 2014 at 5:46 pm UTC

Somali Police marks 71st anniversary of service

Somali Police Force has on Saturday marked its 71st anniversary on 20th December in a colorful ceremony.President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, Speaker of the national assembly Professor Mohamed Osman Jawari, members of parliament, members of the diplomatic core and senior security officials were among those  more...

December 20, 2014 at 5:39 pm UTC

Mozambique carrier to introduce cheap flights

Mozambique flag-carrier, Linhas Aereas de Mocambique (LAM) says it will introduce cheap air fares, known as “Letzgo”, for selected domestic flights as from January as part of a strategic bid to boost revenue.According to a statement issued by A LAM on Saturday, the cheap flights will all be at night, and  more...

December 20, 2014 at 4:23 pm UTC

S/Africa making progress in nuclear programme – Presidency

The South African government is making steady progress in its engagement with prospective nuclear-vendor countries as part of its nuclear energy-building programme, according to the Presidency on Thursday.“South Africa continues to make significant progress with various prospective nuclear-vendor countries  more...

December 18, 2014 at 10:43 am UTC

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