Cuban medical team arrives in Liberia to help fight the Ebola virus

Cuban medical team arrives in Liberia to help fight the Ebola virus

A Cuban medical team arrived in Liberia Wednesday to join the fight against the deadly Ebola virus in the country. The 49-member team comprising 20 doctors and 29 nurses arrived at ...

Labour strike, AFCON and sodomy dominate Ghanaian press

Labour strike, AFCON and sodomy dominate Ghanaian press

A strike call by labour unions, the call on the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to cancel 2015 AFCON and a gay doctor are some of the topical news items in the Ghanaian ...

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 ...

Moz province eyes 280,000 tonnes of agriculture output

Moz province eyes 280,000 tonnes of agriculture output

Chiure district in the Mozambican northern Cabo Delgado province is targeting production of 280,000 tonnes of crops in the forthcoming 2014/15 agricultural season that kicks off ...

Nigeria earns $85bn from gas in 15 years

Nigeria earns $85bn from gas in 15 years

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria LNG Limited, Mr. Babs Omotowa, has said that the Nigerian Government has earned about $85 billion from the operations of ...

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 ...

Cuban medical team arrives in Liberia to help fight the Ebola virus

A Cuban medical team arrived in Liberia Wednesday to join the fight against the deadly Ebola virus in the country. The 49-member team comprising 20 doctors and 29 nurses arrived at the Roberts International Airport. According to the Cuban ambassador to Liberia who was at the airport to receive the team, the  more...

October 22, 2014 at 2:45 pm UTC

Thousands demonstrate in Rwanda against controversial BBC documentary

- At least 2000 Rwandans protested Wednesday in the streets of Kigali, the capital, against the documentary "Rwanda's Untold story" that was aired early this month by the the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), whereby they issued a petition to Rwanda's Parliament for intervention in the matter, APA  more...

October 22, 2014 at 12:45 pm UTC

Moz province eyes 280,000 tonnes of agriculture output

Chiure district in the Mozambican northern Cabo Delgado province is targeting production of 280,000 tonnes of crops in the forthcoming 2014/15 agricultural season that kicks off this month, an official revealed Wednesday.The district Administrator in Chiure told Radio Mozambique that the target represented  more...

October 22, 2014 at 2:12 pm UTC

Mozambican province registers drop in AIDS-related deaths

At least 78 people died of AIDS-related illnesses in the central Mozambican province of Manica during the first nine months of the year, APA learnt here Wednesday.According to the state-run Radio Mozambique, this represents a reduction of 36 deaths when compared to the same period in 2013 when 114 people  more...

October 22, 2014 at 12:11 pm UTC

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