Category Archives: Business

ZAMBIAN GOVT PREPARING FOR HANDOVER OF PETROLEUM PRODUCT PROCUREMENT TO PRIVATE SECTOR

LUSAKA- The government is still finalizing preparations to hand over to the private sector the task of procuring of petroleum products for the country.

Minister of Energy Matthew Nkuwa says the government wants to ensure …

ZAMBIAN GOVT PREPARING FOR HANDOVER OF PETROLEUM PRODUCT PROCUREMENT TO PRIVATE SECTOR

LUSAKA- The government is still finalizing preparations to hand over to the private sector the task of procuring of petroleum products for the country.

Minister of Energy Matthew Nkuwa says the government wants to ensure …

AFRICAN EXPERTS DISCUSSING RESOURCE MOBLIZATION, ILLICIT FINANCE FLOWS

ADDIS ABABA–African experts are meeting in Addis Ababa to discuss the mobilization of domestic financial resources, fighting corruption and illicit financial flows in line with the African Union (AU) decision to dedicate 2018 as the …

AFRICAN UNION REFORM PROCESS A PRIORITY FOR MOROCCO, SAYS F.M.

PRETORIA– The African Union (AU) reform process is a priority for the Kingdom of Morocco, says Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Co-operation Nasser Bourita, who notes that a reformed AU will be a catalyst …

Congo’s Talented Artists Struggle for Recognition

Painter Eddy Kamuanga Ilunga’s tiny, sweltering Kinshasa studio seems worlds away from his glittering, well-received foreign exhibitions.

The 25-year-old painter says he is inspired by his country’s vast cultural and mineral wealth � but also …

Congo’s Talented Artists Struggle for Recognition

Painter Eddy Kamuanga Ilunga’s tiny, sweltering Kinshasa studio seems worlds away from his glittering, well-received foreign exhibitions.

The 25-year-old painter says he is inspired by his country’s vast cultural and mineral wealth � but also …

ONE KILLED, DOZENS WOUNDED IN CLASHES IN CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

BANGUI– At least one civilian was killed and dozens of United Nations peacekeepers, civilians and militia fighters were injured during an operation against armed groups in Central African Republic’s capital on Sunday, a U.N. spokesman …

Zimbabwe’s Leader Thanks China’s Xi, Pledges to Boost Ties

Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa thanked Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday for Beijing’s political support and pledged to strengthen ties with the Asian giant on his first visit since his dramatic rise to power last …

Senegal Races to Reform University Sector

The law school lecture hall at Dakar’s Cheikh Anta Diop University (UCAD) is, as usual, packed well beyond its 2,000-person capacity. Students huddle on the floor and perch on the window sills. Others stand by …