Africa

Nigeria:Boko Haram Survivors Say Fresh Clothes Help With Fresh Start

Mar 15, 2018No Comments

Photo: Al-Jazeera Chibok girls in tearful reunion with families. By Ellen Wulfhorst New York — Sometimes, a change of clothes can make all the difference. For young women who have survived kidnappings and rapes by

1Heart Round-the-Clock Care is Total Care for Seniors

Mar 15, 2018No Comments

1Heart Round-the-Clock Care is Total Care for Seniors – African Development Bank News Today – EIN News Trusted News Since 1995 A service for global professionals · Thursday, March 15, 2018 · 437,000,792 Articles ·

Africa:Macron Moving Towards Repatriating African Artifacts

Mar 14, 2018No Comments

Photo: Miguel Hermoso Cuesta France’s stockpiling of treasures from Dahomey happened during colonial fighting between 1892 and 1894, but it was also carried out by missionaries who “robbed communities of what they considered to be

Sierra Leone:Opposition Ahead As Presidential Run-Off Called

Mar 14, 2018No Comments

Photo: J. Patinkin/VOA Supporters of the ruling All Congress Party ride a truck during a rally in Port Loko, Sierra Leone Sierra Leone will hold a run-off vote for president on March 27, the election

AfDB Partners International Solar Alliance To Deliver Power To 250 Million Africans

Mar 14, 2018No Comments

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has entered into a partnership with the International Solar Alliance (ISA), to provide power to 250 million Africans through its Desert to Power Solar Initiative. In the agreement signed on

Africa:Rex Tillerson Sacking A 'Negative Development'

Mar 14, 2018No Comments

Photo: U.S. State Dept Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta greets the visiting U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at State House in Nairobi on Friday. interview By Philipp Sandner Rex Tillerson’s firing comes as the US

Congo-Kinshasa:Moise Katumbi Launches Presidency Bid

Mar 13, 2018No Comments

Photo: RFI L’opposant Moïse Katumbi escorté par ses partisans, alors qu’il se rend au palais de justice, à Lubumbashi Exiled Congolese opposition leader Moise Katumbi launched a campaign Monday to be elected president in polls

Gov Lalong, Sports Minister In War of Words Over Buhari's Visit To Benue

Mar 13, 2018No Comments

The battle between Nigeria Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Solomon Dalung and Governor Simon Lalong over last week’s visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Plateau State seemed to be escalating by the day. The

Africa:Zimbabwe Revival in Spotlight At CEO Forum

Mar 13, 2018No Comments

Photo: The Herald President Emmerson Mnangagwa (file photo). By Akani Chauke Johannesburg — Zimbabwe will make the most of the Africa Chief Executive Officers (CEO) Forum in Ivory Coast later this month to attract much-needed

Nigeria:What U.S. Will Do to Counter Chinese Loans to Africa – – Tillerson

Mar 13, 2018No Comments

Photo: U.S. State Dept President Muhammadu Buhari met American Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at the presidential offices at Aso Rock, Abuja, on Monday. By Akin Oyewobi The United States is developing mechanisms in the

The Rice War: How Asian Rice Importers Sabotage Nigeria’s Rice Policy

Mar 12, 2018No Comments

Nigeria’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, must by now have understood what it means to fight the rice mafia in Nigeria. For about a week now, he has been in the eye of

Africa:Charting Where They Hide the Money, 2

Mar 12, 2018No Comments

Photo: The African Leadership and Progress Network “In my view, African countries and partners should move away from pure perception-based measures of corruption and focus on alternative approaches, which are fact-based and built on more