Archives

Business

Angola Becomes Africa’s Top Oil Producer – OPEC

Nigeria has again lost its Africa’s top oil producer status to Angola, as the country’s crude…

DRC to Produce 1.5 Million Tons of Copper in 2018

The Democratic Republic of Congo will mine about 1.5 million tons of copper in 2018, the…

EU Pledges to Protect Farm Accord & Partnership with Morocco

The EU has vowed to take the necessary measures to protect the farm accord and partnership…

Tanzania Seeks $46 Billion in Power Investment

Tanzanian government on Monday unveiled a power system master plan that requires $46.2 billion in investment…

Less than 1% of Naira Notes are Fake – Nigeria’s Reserve Bank

5:24 pm | The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday said less than one percent of the west-African nation’s local currency in circulation is fake. The reserve Bank made the statement in response to a claim by a…

Guinea Suspends Beauty Pageants after Skimpy Bikinis Saga

6:24 pm | Guinea Conakry government has temporarily banned beauty pageants in the country after some models wore skimpy swimsuits deemed as offensive and “a shame” to Guinean culture. The colorful event took place last weekend in the presence…

Tunisia: UN Slams Violation of Inmates’ Rights

11:37 am | The United Nations has called on Tunisian authorities to improve prison conditions in the country after UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism, Ben Emmerson, visited…

News
  • DRC cannot afford $1.8bn Election in 2017 – Gov’t

    Read More

  • CAR: U.N. air strikes repulse rebels, kill scores

    Read More

  • Kenya: Court sentences doctors’ union officials to jail

    Read More

  • Nigeria recovers $25.4 million thanks to whistle-blower policy

    Read More

  • South Africa: Violent brawl erupts as ‘scoundrel’ Zuma addresses MPs

    Read More

  • Tunisia: Ben Ali and wife handed fresh sentences

    Read More

  • Somalia Elects a Somali-American as New President

    Read More

  • Somali Lawmakers to Elect New President Today

    Read More