Burkina to electrify 200 villages by 2015

Burkina to electrify 200 villages by 2015

The government of Burkina Faso plans to electrify nearly 200 villages by the end of 2015, the Energy Ministry told APA on Monday.The project was initiated by the Electrification ...

S/African parliament asked to weigh Zuma response

S/African parliament asked to weigh Zuma response

South Africa's public protector or ombudsman Thuli Madonsela on Tuesday said it was now up to parliament to decide what to do with President Jacob Zuma's response to her findings ...

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 ...

Group urges Malawi government to mobilise Ebola resources

Group urges Malawi government to mobilise Ebola resources

The Human Resources for Health (HRH) Coalition on Tuesday called on the Malawian government to start mobilising resources before Ebola cases are detected in the country.HRH ...

S/Africa’s ANC to block bid to summon Zuma

S/Africa’s ANC to block bid to summon Zuma

South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) has indicated it would use its overwhelming majority to block an any opposition attempts to summon President Jacob Zuma 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 ...

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 ...

Burkina to electrify 200 villages by 2015

The government of Burkina Faso plans to electrify nearly 200 villages by the end of 2015, the Energy Ministry told APA on Monday.The project was initiated by the Electrification Development Fund (FDE), the Project for the Intensification of Power Facilities and Rural Electrification (PRIELER) and will be  more...

August 19, 2014 at 8:12 pm UTC

S/African parliament asked to weigh Zuma response

South Africa's public protector or ombudsman Thuli Madonsela on Tuesday said it was now up to parliament to decide what to do with President Jacob Zuma's response to her findings that he improperly benefited from an upgrade on one of his private homes.Madonsela's office had last week said Zuma's response was  more...

August 19, 2014 at 7:26 pm UTC

Mahama breaks ground for new sugar factory

Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama on Tuesday broke grounds for the revival of the defunct sugar factory in Komenda located in the central region of the country.Speaking during the occasion, President Mahama said he inherited the project from his former boss, the late President John Evans Atta Mills and  more...

August 19, 2014 at 7:03 pm UTC

Group urges Malawi government to mobilise Ebola resources

The Human Resources for Health (HRH) Coalition on Tuesday called on the Malawian government to start mobilising resources before Ebola cases are detected in the country.HRH chairperson Abraham Gama told health sector players in Blantyre that Malawi should be on alert after learning of reported Ebola cases in  more...

August 19, 2014 at 7:23 pm UTC

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