AU Chair Robert Mugabe opens NEPAD meeting
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AU Chair Robert Mugabe opens NEPAD meeting

Many African Heads of State are currently attending a special NEPAD meeting. These leaders include…

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Uganda building Africa’s first solar powered bus
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Uganda building Africa’s first solar powered bus

Uganda’s state owned automobile company, Kiira Motors Corporation, is building what’s expected to be Africa’s…

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South Africa’s reserve bank raises benchmark rate by 0.50% to 6.75%
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South Africa’s reserve bank raises benchmark rate by 0.50% to 6.75%

South Africa’s Reserve Bank has raised its benchmark repo rate by half a percentage point…

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Johannesburg Stock Exchange launches beef carcass contracts
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Johannesburg Stock Exchange launches beef carcass contracts

Johannesburg stock exchange has launched a beef carcass futures contract after testing and fine tuning…

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Critics fault Central Bank of Nigeria governor for not devaluing currency
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Critics fault Central Bank of Nigeria governor for not devaluing currency

In Nigeria there have been critics of the central bank’s decision not to devalue the…

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Millions of people in need of urgent humanitarian assistance in Libya
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Millions of people in need of urgent humanitarian assistance in Libya

As the peace talks stall again, the lives of millions of people needing urgent healthcare…

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Senegal raises some agricultural exports to China 30 times
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Senegal raises some agricultural exports to China 30 times

Chinese deputy minister of trade, Qian Keming just concluded a business visit to Senegal that…

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Somalia’s various political leaders fail to agree on power-sharing
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Somalia’s various political leaders fail to agree on power-sharing

Somali hopes for an election this year have suffered a setback. The country’s various political…

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Efforts to control malaria have registered some success in last 15 years
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Efforts to control malaria have registered some success in last 15 years

Director of the W.H.O. Global Malaria Programme, Dr. Pedro Alonso talks about the malaria situation…

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Former Cote D’ivoire president’s supporters rally at ICC
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Former Cote D’ivoire president’s supporters rally at ICC

Meanwhile, hundreds of supporters of Laurent Gbagbo gathered at the International Criminal Court on Thusday.…

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