Egypt to get €1bn EU donations to boost energy sector

Egypt to get €1bn EU donations to boost energy sector

In a bid to boost Egypt's green energy sector, the European Union is helping Cairo achieve ambitious goals through providing annual donations estimated at €1 billion, said ...

I/Coast ‘s Ouattara attends Francophonie Sumit

I/Coast ‘s Ouattara attends Francophonie Sumit

Ivorian president Alassane Ouattara has left Friday afternoon for Senegal where he will take part on Saturday in the 15th International Organization of Francophonie (OIF) Summit . ...

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 ...

France must set example in Ebola crusade – Holland

France must set example in Ebola crusade – Holland

French President François Holland, in a short official visit to Guinea before attending the 15th OIF Summit in the Senegalese capital Dakar on Friday said his country must show ...

Malawi names Madona as goodwill ambassador for child welfare

Malawi names Madona as goodwill ambassador for child welfare

Malawi President Peter Mutharika on Friday appointed an American pop singer Louise Ciccon popularly known as Madonna as the country's Goodwill Ambassador for Child Welfare. ...

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 ...

France must set example in Ebola crusade – Holland

French President François Holland, in a short official visit to Guinea before attending the 15th OIF Summit in the Senegalese capital Dakar on Friday said his country must show example in the crusade against the Ebola epidemic. For Mr. Holland, in addition to providing financial resources what his country  more...

November 28, 2014 at 9:31 pm UTC

Senegal: OIF parallel summit organizers decry ban

Political activists in Senegal have complained about a possible ban by the Dakar Prefecture from holding parallel activities against the 15th Summit of the International Organization of the Francophonie (OIF) on 29, 30 November, accusing the state of showing a heavy hand.The spokesman for the anti OIF  more...

November 28, 2014 at 12:42 pm UTC

Egypt to get €1bn EU donations to boost energy sector

In a bid to boost Egypt's green energy sector, the European Union is helping Cairo achieve ambitious goals through providing annual donations estimated at €1 billion, said Ambassador James Moran, head of the European Union delegation to Egypt on Friday.In a conference entitled ‘Chances and Challenges of  more...

November 28, 2014 at 10:02 pm UTC

Mozambique unveils cervical cancer vaccine for school girls

Mozambique's health ministry has launched a cervical cancer vaccine that will be administered primarily through schools in combination with community-based mobile brigades to target those not in schools, APA learns here on Friday.According to state-controlled daily paper Noticias, it was launched at Manhiça  more...

November 21, 2014 at 3:15 pm UTC

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