Namibia’s main opposition rejects constitutional amendments

Namibia’s main opposition rejects constitutional amendments

Namibia's main opposition Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP) on Monday rejected the idea that political parties that obtain less than five percent of votes cannot qualify for a ...

Malawi Muslims urged to continue spirit of brotherhood

Malawi Muslims urged to continue spirit of brotherhood

Malawian President Peter Mutharika on Monday urged the Muslim community in the country to continue displaying the spirit of brotherhood, harmony, tolerance, love and sharing as they ...

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 ...

Bus, truck crash claims 16 in Zimbabwe

Bus, truck crash claims 16 in Zimbabwe

At least 16 people perished Monday in a horror crash involving a minibus and a haulage truck along the highway linking Zimbabwe to South Africa.According to the police, 14 people ...

Crackdown on illegal clinics, exchange regime grab Malawi headlines

Crackdown on illegal clinics, exchange regime grab Malawi headlines

A crackdown by the Medical Council of Malawi (MCM) on illegal clinics and business concern over the country's exchange rate policy grabbed news headlines in Malawi on Monday.The ...

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 ...

Arik Air suspends flight operations to Liberia, Sierra Leone over Ebola

Nigerian carrier Arik Air will on Monday suspend all its flight operations into Liberia and Sierra Leone until further notice.Arik Air spokesman Banji Ola told reporters on Sunday in Lagos that “Arik Air will be suspending operations into Monrovia (Li¬beria) and Freetown (Sierra Leone) effective July 28,  more...

July 28, 2014 at 12:28 pm UTC

Namibia’s main opposition rejects constitutional amendments

Namibia's main opposition Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP) on Monday rejected the idea that political parties that obtain less than five percent of votes cannot qualify for a seat in parliament.RDP secretary general Mike Kavekotora said his party was concerned by media reports that the Swapo-led  more...

July 28, 2014 at 1:13 pm UTC

S/African business to showcase products in Thailand

A South African business delegation has arrived in Thailand for the Outward Selling and Investment Mission where they will profile the country as an investment destination of choice, an official said Monday.The delegation, which is supported by Ministry of Trade and Industry, is expected to participate in  more...

July 28, 2014 at 10:20 am UTC

S/African doctors perform first 3D-printed jaw implant

South African doctors have successfully implanted 3D-printed jaws on two men, the first time such a procedure has been performed in the country.A team of five specialist doctors performed the procedure at a hospital in the diamond mining town of Kimberley, 480km south of Johannesburg. The new jaws made from  more...

July 25, 2014 at 3:23 pm UTC

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