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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

West African News

Burkinabe farmer wins alternate nobel prize for fighting drought

Burkinabe farmer, Yacouba Sawadogo who popularized an ancient farming technique to reverse desertification...

Scores killed as floods ravage northern Ghana

More than 30 people have been killed and thousands left homeless by...

12 crew from Swiss cargo ship kidnapped off Nigeria

A gang of pirates took hostage 12 crew members from a Swiss...

France wants Mali to implement peace deal with rebels

France will press Mali’s re-elected President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita to move more...

Nigeria struggles against Islamic State in West Africa

Islamist militants have killed hundreds of soldiers in attacks in northeastern Nigeria...

Southern African News

Prince William in Africa ahead of UK wildlife conference

Britain’s Prince William is in Namibia to discuss threats to conservation ahead of a London conference on the illegal wildlife trade.

North & East African News

5 killed as record rains set off flash floods across Tunisia

Flash floods in Tunisia’s Cap Bon peninsula have killed at least five people, authorities said Sunday, as surging waters caused by...

Sports

Tiger Woods wins tour championship after 5-year drought

Tiger Woods has capped one of the most remarkable individual comebacks in sporting history with a victory at the Tour Championship,...

Business & Finance

MTN says $10.1b Nigeria demand makes listing in NSE challenging

A $10.1 billion demand by Nigerian authorities from South African telecoms group MTN (MTNJ.J) makes its planned debut stock market listing...

Lifestyle, Health & Entertaiment

Divine Nduwimana, Burundi budding pen portraitist

Divine Nduwimana is the first woman in Burundi to organise a solo art exhibition, which opens next weekend in the capital, Bujumbura.

Congo deploys experimental ebola treatment as cases rise

The Democratic Republic of the Congo has started using the experimental mAb114 Ebola treatment to counter the latest flare-up of the virus,...

Ebola vaccinations set to in Congo to fight outbreak

The deadly Ebola virus has killed at least nine people in Congo’s latest outbreak in North Kivu province, the country’s health ministry...

Job opportunity in an International School in Nigeria’s Federal Capital

An International School in the Federal Capital Territory seek to employ seasoned professionals to occupy the following positions: Principal A type of person who is...