Ebola deaths rise in Sierra Leone, Liberia
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Ebola deaths rise in Sierra Leone, Liberia

High numbers of new cases of the Ebola virus are being reported in Sierra Leone…

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UN slammed for silence on Palestine
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UN slammed for silence on Palestine

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has lashed out at the UN Security Council for remaining tight-lipped…

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The fall of ‘President Bling-Bling’ Nicolas Sarkozy
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The fall of ‘President Bling-Bling’ Nicolas Sarkozy

As he was driven away from police cells in a black saloon with tinted windows…

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SADC infrastructure plans get AU backing
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SADC infrastructure plans get AU backing

At least seven infrastructure projects in Southern Africa were presented at the recent Dakar Financing…

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Germany Summons US ambassador over spy arrest
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Germany Summons US ambassador over spy arrest

Germany summoned the US ambassador in Berlin last Friday following the arrest of a man…

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The Global Perspective on Ethanol Production
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The Global Perspective on Ethanol Production

World ethanol production for transport fuel tripled between 2000 and 2007 from 17 billion to…

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Namibia moves away from De Beers
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Namibia moves away from De Beers

Felix Njini Namibia, which produces the world’s highest quality diamonds from the floor of the…

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Senegal Prime Minister Sacked
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Senegal Prime Minister Sacked

DAKAR – Senegalese President Macky Sall sacked Prime Minister Aminata Toure on Friday (04 July…

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Chibok girls: President Jonathan explains silence
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Chibok girls: President Jonathan explains silence

Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan has reassured that he will ensure the safe return of more…

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Obama blasts House Republicans over lawsuit threat
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Obama blasts House Republicans over lawsuit threat

US President Barack Obama on Friday blasted House Republicans who have threatened to sue him…

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China’s corruption campaign strikes
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China’s corruption campaign strikes

President Xi Jinping’s campaign against corruption struck at Guangdong, China’s largest regional economy, as the…

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EU signs trade pact with Ukraine
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EU signs trade pact with Ukraine

The European Union signed a historic free-trade pact with Ukraine on Friday and warned it…

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Where are Nigeria’s missing girls?
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Where are Nigeria’s missing girls?

The licence plates on our police escorts’ Land Cruisers read “Borno State, Home of Peace.”…

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President arrives in E.Guinea for AU Summit
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President arrives in E.Guinea for AU Summit

EQUATORIAL GUINEA – President Robert Mugabe is in Equatorial Guinea to attend the 23rd Ordinary…

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South Africa: PLATINUM WAGE AGREEMENTS SIGNED
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South Africa: PLATINUM WAGE AGREEMENTS SIGNED

JOHANNESBURG – THE long-awaited wage agreements between platinum producers Anglo American Platinum (Amplats), Lonmin, and…

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