Africa


Minister Defends Women's Participation in Conflict Resolution

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 2:45 p.m. by rssfeed

[ANGOP] Luanda -- The minister for Social Action, Family and Woman Promotion, Faustina Alves, Wednesday in Luanda, called for greater participation for "ladies" in actions aimed at resolving conflicts in …

Northern Elders Flay Ondo Governor Over Quit Notice

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 2:43 p.m. by rssfeed

[Leadership] Abuja, Akure, Lagos -- The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) yesterday called on Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu to rescind his order on Fulani herders in the state or clarify …

AfDB, EIB Seal Deal to Enhance Africa's Development

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 2:23 p.m. by rssfeed

[This Day] The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the European Investment Bank (EIB) yesterday signed a joint partnership action plan on how to boost public and private sector investment in …

Civil Service Cuts Workforce

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 1:55 p.m. by rssfeed

[The Herald] All ministries, Government departments and agencies -- except for the Ministry of Health and Child Care -- will be operating with 10 percent staff from today until February …

Zimbabwe: Civil Service Cuts Workforce

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 1:55 p.m. by rssfeed

[The Herald] All ministries, Government departments and agencies -- except for the Ministry of Health and Child Care -- will be operating with 10 percent staff from today until February …

Kenya, Britain Ink Sh8billion Affordable Houses Deal

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 1:52 p.m. by rssfeed

[Nation] Kenya is to receive at least Sh8 billion from the United Kingdom for putting up affordable houses.

Kenya: Kenya, Britain Ink Sh8billion Affordable Houses Deal

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 1:52 p.m. by rssfeed

[Nation] Kenya is to receive at least Sh8 billion from the United Kingdom for putting up affordable houses.

Facebook Apologises for Flagging Kenyatta's Message to Museveni

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 1:45 p.m. by rssfeed

[East African] Social media giant Facebook on Thursday apologised to Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta after it erroneously flagged his congratulatory message to his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni.

Kenya: Facebook Apologises for Flagging Kenyatta's Message to Museveni

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 1:45 p.m. by rssfeed

[East African] Social media giant Facebook on Thursday apologised to Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta after it erroneously flagged his congratulatory message to his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni.

Global Copper Recovery to Lift Zambia's Economy

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 1:40 p.m. by rssfeed

[CAJ News] Lusaka, Zambia -- A RALLY in the price of copper globally is a major boost for Zambia in its efforts to revive the economy impacted by the coronavirus …