Tuesday, September 25, 2018
World Bank urges African Govts to embrace PPP to bridge deficit gaps

Global goal to end poverty by 2030 unlikely – World Bank

People living on less than 1.90 dollars a day have fallen to record low of about 655 million – or nine per cent of...
Akwa Ibom to collect tax for Alcohol consumption - Govt

Alcohol poisoning kills 19 in Malaysia

At least 19 people have died and more are receiving treatment, following a series of suspected alcohol poisoning in recent days, Malaysian authorities said...
More than 100,000 displaced Afghans, returnees in desperate plight – UN

73rd session of UN General Assembly opens in New York

The 73rd session of the UN General Assembly opened on Wednesday with its President, Ms María Fernanda Espinosa, pledging to use her tenure to...
Macron’s proposed visit to Nigeria will boost inbound tourism, says stakeholders

Macron injects more cash into France’s strained Healthcare System

President Emmanuel Macron of France on Tuesday promised extra money and more doctors in rural areas to ease pressure on hospitals in cities. He said...
British PM urge her party to back EU Brexit plan – Spokesman

UK PM May cautions: support my Brexit deal or face no deal

British Prime Minister, Theresa May, has warned rebels in her party that unless they support her potential Brexit deal with the EU, they will...
Trump vows to reject immigration bill without border wall clause

China vows to retaliate if Trump imposes new tariffs

China has promised to retaliate if U.S. President Donald Trump goes ahead and slaps tariffs on 200 billion dollars’ worth of Chinese imports. Beijing “will...

S.Africa to continue to put African agenda on BRICS – Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday said South Africa like in the past will continue to put African issues on the BRICS agenda. Ramaphosa said...
Kenyatta declared winner of Kenya poll

President Kenyatta proposes to cut fuel tax to 8%

President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya on Friday said a new and unpopular tax on petroleum products was necessary but that he wanted to cut...
Macron’s proposed visit to Nigeria will boost inbound tourism, says stakeholders

President Macron launches anti-poverty plan

President Emmanuel Macron of France on Thursday unveiled 9.3 billion dollars (8 billion-euro) anti-poverty plan focused on getting people into work and helping...
Grenade caused blast at rally on June 23 – President Mnangagwa

President Mnangagwa calls for improved sanitation amid cholera outbreak

President Emmerson Mnangagwa of Zimbabwe on Thursday urged the Harare city council and other local authorities to work on improving sanitation to prevent water-borne...