CSOs call for ECOWAS Ebola envoy

CSOs call for ECOWAS Ebola envoy

West African civil society organizations have invited the Economic Community of West-African States (ECOWAS) to name an envoy tasked with coordinating the bloc's efforts to ...

No Ebola fears for Zimbabwe peacekeepers in Liberia – Official

No Ebola fears for Zimbabwe peacekeepers in Liberia – Official

A senior Zimbabwean police officer on Tuesday allayed fears that local law enforcement agents on United Nations peacekeeping duties in West Africa are at risk of contracting the ...

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 ...

Mozambican highways demilitarised after peace truce

Mozambican highways demilitarised after peace truce

The recent agreement to end armed hostilities in Mozambique has resulted in smooth production activities in the affected parts of the country, state media reported Tuesday.The ...

Ghana Black Stars players receive cold welcome ahead of Uganda clash

Ghana Black Stars players receive cold welcome ahead of Uganda clash

The players of the Ghana senior national football team, the Black Stars who arrived in the second largest city of Kumasi, the Ashanti Regional capital on Tuesday received a cold ...

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 ...

CSOs call for ECOWAS Ebola envoy

West African civil society organizations have invited the Economic Community of West-African States (ECOWAS) to name an envoy tasked with coordinating the bloc's efforts to forestall the propagation of the Ebola virus which has already claimed more than 1,500 lives.“Such a Special Envoy should be an  more...

September 2, 2014 at 4:02 pm UTC

Mozambican highways demilitarised after peace truce

The recent agreement to end armed hostilities in Mozambique has resulted in smooth production activities in the affected parts of the country, state media reported Tuesday.The state-controlled daily Noticias said traffic along the main north-south highway between the Save River and the small town of Muxugue  more...

September 2, 2014 at 3:18 pm UTC

Ghana’s cedi unchanged against dollar

After falling some 40 percent in the last eight months, Ghana's cedi currency has remained unchanged against the dollar for the first time, traders said on Tuesday.According to analysts, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) assistance programme last month to help the country tackle its fiscal problem has  more...

September 2, 2014 at 1:27 pm UTC

No Ebola fears for Zimbabwe peacekeepers in Liberia – Official

A senior Zimbabwean police officer on Tuesday allayed fears that local law enforcement agents on United Nations peacekeeping duties in West Africa are at risk of contracting the Ebola virusZimbabwe Republic Police deputy commissioner-general Levy Sibanda told the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation that all  more...

September 2, 2014 at 3:33 pm UTC

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