Africa
27 August 2014
[African Arguments] Before, during and after the US Africa summit one of the most frequently repeated factoids supporting the Africa ...
AGOA
21 August 2014
[Vanguard] The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has called for a reappraisal of Nigeria's ...
Agribusiness
27 August 2014
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Eating and drinking in Ethiopia involves a lot of sugar, from the quintessentially ...
Aid and Assistance
27 August 2014
[MSF] Monrovia, Liberia - Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is rapidly scaling up its operations in Liberia as the ...
Arms and Military Affairs
27 August 2014
[ISS] In an effort to combat domestic terrorism, and in a bid to create an 'open and united country,' Kenya ...
Arts
27 August 2014
[SAPA] The dispute between the SABC, production company MMSV and the fired Generation soapie actors, is being handled in an ...
Arts, Culture and Entertainment
27 August 2014
[SAPA] The dispute between the SABC, production company MMSV and the fired Generation soapie actors, is being handled in an ...
Asia, Australia, and Africa
27 August 2014
[Focac] Harare - The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ), or the central bank, said Monday it will import special coins ...
Athletics
27 August 2014
[The Star] Kenyan Commonwealth champions selected for IAAF Continental Cup
Banking and Insurance
27 August 2014
[Daily News] A TOTAL of 53 commercial banks are currently operating in Tanzania, the highest number in the East African ...
Biztech
27 August 2014
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Eating and drinking in Ethiopia involves a lot of sugar, from the quintessentially ...
Books
27 August 2014
[The Star] Zukiswa Wanner is a Zambian born South African writer now living in Kenya with several titles to her ...
Climate
27 August 2014
[ANGOP] Luanda - The Civil Protection Commission of Provincial Government of Luanda has created a contingency plan to deal with ...
Commodities
26 August 2014
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia - The outbreak of the deadly virus in Liberia has had an adverse effect on all sectors of ...
Company News
27 August 2014
[CAJ News] Pretoria - TELKOM has announced the appointment of Jacqui OSullivan as Managing Executive for Group Communication and Public ...
Conflict, Peace and Security
27 August 2014
[ISS] In an effort to combat domestic terrorism, and in a bid to create an 'open and united country,' Kenya ...
Construction
27 August 2014
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Kasserine - Construction works of a conveyor belt production unit were launched Tuesday in the industrial area ...
Corruption
27 August 2014
[Guardian] THERE is no doubt that blatant corruption, conversion of state resources into personal use or outright appropriation of the ...
Currencies
27 August 2014
[Focac] Harare - The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ), or the central bank, said Monday it will import special coins ...
Debt
27 August 2014
[New Times] The microfinance sector is a key player in efforts aimed at ensuring all citizens access financial services. The ...
Economy, Business and Finance
27 August 2014
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Eating and drinking in Ethiopia involves a lot of sugar, from the quintessentially ...
Ecotourism
25 August 2014
[Cameroon Tribune] Workshop participants in Congo Brazzaville are discussing the sustainable management of forest resources.
Education
27 August 2014
[Vanguard] LAGOS - - The Federal Government, yesterday, took far-reaching decisions to curtail the spread of the deadly Ebola Virus ...
Energy
27 August 2014
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Eating and drinking in Ethiopia involves a lot of sugar, from the quintessentially ...
Environment
27 August 2014
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia - Already under Ebola quarantine, residents of the West Point Community were facing another devastation after sea erosion ...
Europe and Africa
27 August 2014
[SciDev.Net] A new European Union plan to tackle "unprecedented levels" of intellectual property infringement by withholding funding from developing countries ...
External Relations
27 August 2014
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo - Egypt announced on Tuesday reaching a ceasefire agreement within the Gaza strip, which went into effect ...
Food and Agriculture
27 August 2014
[FAO] Mbabane/Rome - EU-FAO backed government initiative has put thousands of farmers on a new track
Governance
27 August 2014
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo - Egypt announced on Tuesday reaching a ceasefire agreement within the Gaza strip, which went into effect ...
HIV-Aids and STDs
27 August 2014
[Key Correspondents] Last month, Australia hosted the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, putting HIV and human rights high on ...
Human Rights
27 August 2014
[ISS] In an effort to combat domestic terrorism, and in a bid to create an 'open and united country,' Kenya ...
International Organizations and Africa
27 August 2014
[Deutsche Welle] A UN helicopter has crashed in South Sudan, with unconfirmed reports saying it was shot down. Three crew ...
Investment
27 August 2014
[PR Newswire] Geneva and Kigali, Rwanda - Rwanda's capital, Kigali, will take centre-stage of the trade and development world on ...
Labour
27 August 2014
[Swazi Media] Police in Swaziland stopped an open-air prayer meeting because leaders of workers' unions were present.
Land and Rural Issues
27 August 2014
[Capital FM] Nairobi - Allegations were levelled against Mombasa Tycoon, Tahir Sheikh Said, commonly known as TSS during the National ...
Latin America and Africa
25 August 2014
[This Day] In anticipation of the Festival which will run from August 21 till 30 in Oyo, a one-week bi-lateral ...
Legal and Judicial Affairs
27 August 2014
[ISS] In an effort to combat domestic terrorism, and in a bid to create an 'open and united country,' Kenya ...
Malaria
27 August 2014
[New Times] Malaria is one of the main diseases killing African soldiers deployed as peacekeepers across the African continent, Burundi's ...
Manufacturing
27 August 2014
[Daily Independent] The Equipment Leasing Association of Nigeria (ELAN) and National Automotive Council (NAC) have resolved to work as partners ...
Migration
27 August 2014
[VOA] Geneva - The U.N. refugee agency reports that more than 300 migrants lost their lives when their boats capsized ...
Mining
27 August 2014
[Daily Maverick] In 2012, Susan Shabangu was Minister of Mineral Resources. Appearing at the Commission on Tuesday, the current Minister ...
Music
27 August 2014
[New Zimbabwe] AMERICA's Grammy-winning R&B singer, songwriter, and pianist, John Roger Stephens, known globally as John Legend, has cancelled his ...
NEPAD
21 August 2014
[Guardian] DRIVING real sector growth that would engender economic development would demand Nigeria and other African countries addressing infrastructural gaps, ...
NGOs and Civil Society
27 August 2014
[MSF] Monrovia, Liberia - Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is rapidly scaling up its operations in Liberia as the ...
Oceans and Rivers
25 August 2014
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo - The fourth round of tripartite talks over the building of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance dam started ...
Olympics
27 August 2014
[New Times] It's official. Rwanda will not win a medal at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games due to climax on ...
Peacekeeping and Conflict Resolution
27 August 2014
[VOA] The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) said Tuesday three Russian crew members were killed and one injured ...
Petroleum
27 August 2014
[Guardian] THE menace of pipeline vandalism and oil theft may have cost the nation about $243 million (N38.8 billion) in ...
Polio
25 August 2014
[SciDev.Net] Two studies have recently shown that combining oral and injected polio vaccinations could extend people's immunity to the disease ...
Refugees and Displacement
27 August 2014
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] California - Already host to hundreds of thousands of refugees from Sudan's Darfur region, Chad is moving ...
Religion
27 August 2014
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia - Liberia's controversial Minister of Public Works has reportedly been told by President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf to openly apologize ...
Science and Biotechnology
26 August 2014
[SAPA] The Taung Child, South Africa's premier hominin discovered 90 years ago by Wits University Professor Raymond Dart, never ceases ...
Soccer
27 August 2014
[Daily Maverick] The wages of the professional football player continue to rise and, compared to historical earnings, are completely outrageous. ...
Southern Africa
27 August 2014
[SAIIA] While the oldest functioning customs union in the world can boast impressive longevity, the relationship between its member states ...
Sport
27 August 2014
[Daily Maverick] The wages of the professional football player continue to rise and, compared to historical earnings, are completely outrageous. ...
Stock Markets
27 August 2014
[The Star] Capital markets Authority and the Nairobi Securities Exchange has renewed strategies to help uplift the poorly performing Growth ...
Trade
27 August 2014
[SAIIA] While the oldest functioning customs union in the world can boast impressive longevity, the relationship between its member states ...
Travel and Tourism
27 August 2014
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia - Just days after notifying its Liberian passengers that it was canceling flights due to pressure from several ...
Tuberculosis
27 August 2014
[Observer] Julius Kiiza, 26, was like many youths his age a few years back. He loved to hang out and ...
United States, Canada and Africa
27 August 2014
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo - United States State Department Spokeswoman and Pentagon spokesman accused Egypt and the United Arab Emirates on ...
Urban Issues and Habitation
27 August 2014
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia - The Robert A. Sirleaf Foundation (RASF) has presented 50 bags of rice, 200 bags (containing sachets) of ...
Wildlife
27 August 2014
[PR Newswire] Washington, DC - "Chinese traffickers are present in virtually every African range state, and operate at nearly every ...
Innovation
27 August 2014
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Eating and drinking in Ethiopia involves a lot of sugar, from the quintessentially ...
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