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

World Bank provides Zambia $600m for development projects

The World Bank has provided 600 million dollars to Zambia to invest in various sectors of the economy as well as for budget support...
Mugabe, wife, top allies holed up in 'Blue House' compound: source

‘Name your successor’, wife urges Mugabe

First Lady Grace Mugabe of Zimbabwe on Thursday challenged her president husband Robert to name his preferred successor to end deepening divisions over the...
Edo Govt. maps out strategies to combat malnutrition

UNICEF says 70,000 children threatened by malnutrition in Congo Republic

UNICEF says 70,000 children are threatened by severe malnutrition in the Republic of Congo due to clashes between soldiers and opposition forces. UNICEF said every...
Mugabe returns to Zimbabwe after seeking health care abroad

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe tells party members to ‘kick and punish’ fake supporters

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Friday called on his supporters to “kick and punish” groups of people he accused of committing acts of political...
Edo Govt. maps out strategies to combat malnutrition

Ethiopia’s child malnutrition rate down by 20% in 16 years – UNICEF

Siddig Ibrahim Ethiopia Representative of UN International Children and Emergency Fund (UNICEF) says Ethiopia has made significant progress in reducing child malnutrition for children...
Madagascar minister of finance resigns

Madagascar minister of finance resigns

Madagascar’s finance minister announced his resignation on Monday following media speculation over differences of opinion between him and the president. Gervais Rakotoarimanana told a news...
Libya PM urges supporters of Gaddafi to return, help solve country’s problems

Libya PM urges supporters of Gaddafi to return, help solve country’s problems

Prime Minister of the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) Fayez Sarraj has urged supporters of former leader Muammar Gaddafi to return to the...
South African jazz legend Ray Phiri dies at 70

South African jazz legend Ray Phiri dies at 70

South African jazz legend, Ray Phiri, died on Wednesday at the age of 70, the presidency and media reports said. The guitarist and vocalist was...
Police say grenade blast kills 8 in Burundi

Police say grenade blast kills 8 in Burundi

Police said on Monday that eight people were killed in a grenade blast in one of the deadliest attacks in Burundi in recent months. Police...
Music: "Fakia Large" set to release new song in South Africa

Music: “Fakia Large” set to release new song in South Africa

South Africa-based Nigerian Hip Pop artiste, “Fakia Large”, says arrangements have been concluded to release his new single, entitled “Monalisa’’. The musician, born Ifeanyi Collins...