Category Archives: Governance

TANZANIAN, UGANDAN LEADERS LAY FOUNDATION STONE FOR WORLD’S LONGEST HEATED PIPELINE

ARUSHA, Tanzania, Tanzanian President John Magufuli and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni on Saturday laid the foundation stone for the construction of a crude oil pipeline from Hoima in Uganda to Tanzania’s Indian Ocean seaport …

TANZANIAN, UGANDAN LEADERS LAY FOUNDATION STONE FOR WORLD’S LONGEST HEATED PIPELINE

ARUSHA, Tanzania, Tanzanian President John Magufuli and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni on Saturday laid the foundation stone for the construction of a crude oil pipeline from Hoima in Uganda to Tanzania’s Indian Ocean seaport …

Joint statement by the British and US envoys on the murder of Kenya’s poll official

The United Kingdom and the United States are gravely concerned by the murder of Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission’s (IEBC) Systems Development Manager Christopher Msando. We extend our deepest condolences to his family, friends and …

SOUTH AFRICA: DEPUTY MINISTER SAYS DOES NOT REGRET ACCUSING FOREIGNERS OF ECONOMIC SABOTAGE

PRETORIA, Police Deputy Minister Bongani Mkongi says he does not regret accusing foreigners of economic sabotage against South Africans. He made that statement which angered the South African Human Rights Commission, during his recent visit …

In Nigeria, UN deputy chief says ‘messages of women’ vital to sustainable peace, development

Urgent action is needed now towards the meaningful participation of women in peace processes, as well ensuring their voices are heard in all aspects of society, the United Nations deputy chief told reporters in Abuja …

Ten Years of Saving Lives: Controlling Cancer in Zambia

Lusaka, Zambia — The wards may be full and the waiting times long, but at least the patients at the Cancer Diseases Hospital (CDH) in Lusaka, Zambia have a chance of surviving their illness.

Before …

It’s time for youth to deliver South Sudan to lasting peace

The economy is destroyed. Inflation is the highest in the world. Fertile land has been left fallow because the danger of a violent death has kept farmers from tilling their soil. Food is so scarce …

UN, AU must “build new bridges” to deliver development agenda

The United Nations and the African Union (AU) must work closer together to deliver on the promises of the sustainable development agenda for Africa and its people.

That’s what the Deputy-Secretary-General, Amina J Mohammed, said …

SOUTH AFRICA: ESKOM TO UPDATE ON ITS PERFORMANCE

PRETORIA, Eskom will later this month hold a media briefing at which it will share details of its performance.

All hands are on deck as all of Eskom’s over 40 000 employees work daily to …