Sudanese officials accused of involvement in recruitment of Jihadist fighters

Sudanese officials accused of involvement in recruitment of Jihadist fighters

The spokesman of the Sudanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ali Al Sadiq has accused some Sudanese officials of involvement in the recruitment of young fighters for the Jihadist of ...

AfDB bankroll projects worth $560m in Mozambique

AfDB bankroll projects worth $560m in Mozambique

The visiting Vice President of the African development Bank (AfDB), Litse Janvier has said that development projects included in the bank's investment portfolio for Mozambique will ...

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 ...

Nigeria gets $75m USAID fund to prevent malaria

Nigeria gets $75m USAID fund to prevent malaria

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) said it would spend about N15 billion ($75 million) for the prevention of malaria in selected states of the country this ...

Nigeria’s Buhari orders payment of outstanding salaries of workers

Nigeria’s Buhari orders payment of outstanding salaries of workers

Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari has ordered state governors to pay outstanding salaries of workers as well as be prudent in resource management, reports said on Monday.Buhari ...

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 ...

Sudanese police rescue 48 hostages kidnapped by human traffickers

At least 48 hostages have been rescued by the Sudanese police after more than two weeks of detention by human traffickers in eastern Sudan. The police in Kassala State in eastern Sudan said in a press release issued here Monday that the rescued hostages were from Eritrea and Ethiopia. The statement said that  more...

June 30, 2015 at 10:59 am UTC

USA expresses disappointment with Burundi’s decision to hold elections

The United States has expressed disappointment that the government of Burundi moved forward with parliamentary elections on Monday despite woefully inadequate conditions for them to be credible, disregarding the strong urging of the African Union, the UN Secretary General and many other voices calling for a  more...

June 30, 2015 at 10:51 am UTC

Malawi to irrigate over 200,000 hectares by 2035

The Malawian government plans to irrigate over 200,000 hectares of land from the current 104 hectares by the year 2035, Agriculture Minister Allan Chiyembekeza revealed Monday.Speaking during the launch of the country's Irrigation Plan, Chiyembekeza said all potential irrigable areas would be developed into  more...

June 30, 2015 at 6:52 am UTC

Botswana introduces new vaccines to curb child mortality

The Ministry of Health has introduced some new vaccines that will help curb child deaths in Botswana, APA learnt here on Monday.Speaking in an interview, Child Health Officer in the ministry Ndibo Monyatsi said they are continuously looking at programmes they could employ to reduce child deaths. "We are  more...

June 29, 2015 at 10:39 am UTC

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