The United States on Thursday praised orders by Sudan’s new military leader to free political prisoners and end a night curfew but urged more action to transition to democracy.
Walter Onnoghen is convicted of falsely declaring his assets and is banned from public office for 10 years.
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday signed into law an increase by two-thirds to the minimum wage in Africa’s most populous country.
Africa: Women in Stem – Trudy Morgan, the First African Woman Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers of the UK.
[Swenga] Lusaka, Zambia -When asked if she had always wanted to be an engineer, Trudy Morgan told Swenga News that she wanted to be an artist.
[Nation] Sub-Saharan Africa remains one of the worst regions for freedom of the press, according to the latest report by Reporters Without Borders (RSF).
[Economic Commission for Africa] Marrakech, Morocco, April 18, 2019 (ECA) – Climate change can seriously impede Africa’s quest to achieve all the 17 sustainable development goals that address global challenges, including poverty, inequality, climate, environmental degradation, prosperity, and peace and justice.
[SciDev.Net] Busia, Kenya -A dangerous invasive alien weed known as field dodder could be a serious menace to agriculture and biodiversity across Sub-Saharan Africa, and cutting crop yields, scientists say.
[Economic Commission for Africa] Marrakech, Morocco, April 18, 2019 (ECA) – The high level ministerial panel at the fifth session of the Africa Regional Forum on Sustainable Development (ARFSD2019) on Wednesday boldly fronted innovative solutions and approaches to answer Africa’s quest to meet the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Henry Biddlecombe, Analyst of Anchor Capital explains why Christo Wiese’s grip on Shoprite is weakening.
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[Economic Commission for Africa] Marrakesh, Morocco, April 18, 2019 (ECA) – Without peace, stability, human rights, and effective governance based on the rule of law, Africa cannot hope to attain the sustainable development goals, says Economic Commission for Africa’s Eunice Ajambo.
Cameroon come from behind to beat Morocco 2-1 at the Under-17 Africa Cup of Nations in Tanzania to clinch a place at the World Cup.
Zimbabwe celebrated 39th Independence Day today, amid economic crises with President Emmerson Mnangagwa delivering the key note speech at the main celebrations at the national sports stadium. Joining CNBC Africa for a conversation is Tafadzwa Muguti,
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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Oxford, England -Social entrepreneurs in emerging countries fear their mission to set up businesses that profit while doing good is being hampered by a lack of support networks, leaving them isolated and lonely.
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Barcelona -As droughts and floods cut crop harvests and storms tear up buildings and power lines, countries vulnerable to climate change – from Bangladesh to Kenya and Guatemala – have proposed new ways to access cheaper financing to tackle the risks.
It calls itself “The Worldwide alternative to Hotels”, and according to a City Press report, has stopped growth in the formal hotel sector. AirBnB, a global digital marketplace & hospitality service, is under the threat of government regulation due to increased competition in the tourism sector. Joining CNBC Africa for more on this is Lee Zama, CEO of the Federated Hospitality Association of...
Uganda’s top court Thursday upheld a decision to scrap presidential age limits, paving the way for the country’s 74-year-old leader, Yoweri Museveni, to seek a sixth term in office.
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Oxford, England -In India, farmers growing crops for seed company Mahyco get a text message after they deliver their harvest, noting its weight and how much was usable – followed quickly by another text saying their money is in the bank.
Joint Press Release from the Republic of Liberia and Niron Metals: Republic of Liberia Signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Niron Metals for Export of Iron Ore from the Zogota Project
The Government of the Republic of Liberia and Niron Metals Plc (“Niron” or “the Company”) (www.NironMetals.com) are pleased to jointly announce the signing of a Memora
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