Category Archives: Business

ZAMBIAN POWER UTILITY ZESCO NOT FOR SALE, SAYS ENERGY MINISTER

LUSAKA– Zambia’s Minster of Energy Mathew Nkhuwa says no one has expressed any intention of acquiring State-owned power utility ZESCO, which produces 80 per cent of the electricity in the country.

ZESCO still remains one …

Zimbabwe’s Capital on Alert Over Cholera Outbreak

Lizzy Maupa uses a bucket to transfer water she used to bathe from her tub to her toilet.

She has a four-week-old baby and a three-year-old child, but the city water supply has not been …

Zimbabwe’s Capital on Alert Over Cholera Outbreak

Lizzy Maupa uses a bucket to transfer water she used to bathe from her tub to her toilet.

She has a four-week-old baby and a three-year-old child, but the city water supply has not been …

MOROCCO QUALIFY FOR 2019 UNDER-17 AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT

TUNIS– The Moroccan youth football team has qualified for the finals of the Under-17 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN U-17) football touenament to be hosted by Tanzania next year after beating Tunisia 1-0 away in …

PRETORIA DECLARES LISTERIOSIS OUTBREAK OVER

PRETORIA– The South African Department of Health has declared the outbreak of Listeriosis in the country over, nearly six months after polony and other ready-to-eat processed meats were declared not safe for consumption.

A team …

PRETORIA DECLARES LISTERIOSIS OUTBREAK OVER

PRETORIA– The South African Department of Health has declared the outbreak of Listeriosis in the country over, nearly six months after polony and other ready-to-eat processed meats were declared not safe for consumption.

A team …

Uganda Opposition Pop Star Blocked from Flying to US for Aid

Protests erupted in Uganda’s capital on Friday after police blocked a pop star-turned-opposition lawmaker from leaving for the United States for treatment after alleged torture.

The action by security forces has escalated a political dispute …

Uganda Opposition Pop Star Blocked from Flying to US for Aid

Protests erupted in Uganda’s capital on Friday after police blocked a pop star-turned-opposition lawmaker from leaving for the United States for treatment after alleged torture.

The action by security forces has escalated a political dispute …

Britain’s May Seeks to Boost Trade Ties on Africa Trip

British Prime Minister Theresa May wrapped up a three-country tour of Africa with a visit Thursday to Kenya. May’s trip is aimed at improving Britain’s economic ties to the continent before her country’s departure from …