Ghanaian labour union plan nationwide demonstration Thursday

Ghanaian labour union plan nationwide demonstration Thursday

Ghana's labour unionists have announced that they could embark on a nationwide demonstration on Thursday against high cost of living.Spokesperson for the Trades Union Congress (TUC) ...

Ex-Nigeria President alleges assassination attempt on his life

Ex-Nigeria President alleges assassination attempt on his life

Nigeria's former military leader and Chieftain of the opposition All Progressive Congress (APC), Maj-Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retired) has alleged that the second bomb blast on ...

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 ...

FIFA helps S/Leone fight match manipulation

FIFA helps S/Leone fight match manipulation

FIFA's Security Division has announced that it would assist the Sierra Leone (SLFA) Football Association in its fight against corruption and match manipulation.The world soccer body ...

Somali Premier mourns slain woman MP

Somali Premier mourns slain woman MP

Somalia's Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed has sent "deepest condolences" to the families and friends of MP and veteran Somali artist Saado Ali Warsame and Parliament Secretary ...

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 ...

Ghanaian labour union plan nationwide demonstration Thursday

Ghana's labour unionists have announced that they could embark on a nationwide demonstration on Thursday against high cost of living.Spokesperson for the Trades Union Congress (TUC) Secretary General Kofi Asamoah said all is set for the biggest demonstration to register their disgust about the way and manner  more...

July 24, 2014

Union vows to expose Botswana’s ‘hidden’ corruption

Botswana's biggest union, Botswana Federation of Public Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU) has said that the nation should brace itself for more corruption scandals as it threatens to expose corrupt government officials through the media.Speaking at a press conference on Wednesday, BOFEPUSU labour secretary Johnson  more...

July 23, 2014 at 5:53 pm UTC

Cameroon: 30 companies eye economic forum in USA

Nearly thirty Cameroonian companies have already confirmed their participation in Cameroon-USA economic forum scheduled for 31 July in Washington DC. According to a statement from the ministry of economy, planning and town and country planning, until at least 3 August 2014, these companies will stay in  more...

July 23, 2014 at 7:32 pm UTC

HIV infections drop among South African children

The rate of new HIV infections among South African children aged below five years has fallen over the past decade to 7,600 from 76,000, a drop of more than 90 percent, according to a new study published Tuesday.The study by the University of Washington's Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation also  more...

July 22, 2014 at 10:40 am UTC

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