Cost cutting measures contributed to poor economic growth

by editor1 / Feb 09, 2018 / 0 comments

-Finance Minister, Calle Schleittwein says cost cutting measures, that government introduced in 2017, were too harsh and to an extent contributed to poor economic growth and job losses.

Theron brothers win Vasbyt again

by editor / Jan 07, 2018 / 0 comments
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DRC reports that a fourth person has died from Ebola

by editor1 / May 22, 2017 / 0 comments

The Health Ministry in the Democratic Republic of Congo has reported that a fourth person has died from Ebola.

Emmanuel Macron elected next French president

by editor1 / May 07, 2017 / 0 comments

Emmanuel Macron was elected president of France on Sunday with a business-friendly vision of European integration.

Humanitarian agencies start withdrawing staff from South Sudan's Upper Nile

by editor1 / Apr 20, 2017 / 0 comments

Aid agencies are withdrawing staff from South Sudan's Upper Nile region. That follows the killing of three aid workers last week. At least 82 humanitarian staff have been killed in South Sudan since civil war broke out in December 2013.

Agencies warn of 'mass exodus' as starvation grips Nigeria

by editor1 / Apr 19, 2017 / 0 comments

Humanitarian agencies are warning that a failure to help millions of Nigerians on the brink of starvation could force huge numbers of people to leave the country.

Chinese navy rescues ship from pirates in Gulf of Aden

by editor / Apr 11, 2017 / 0 comments

Chinese navy have rescued a ship from pirates in the Gulf of Aden.

Fuel price drop offers some relief to South Africans

by editor1 / Apr 06, 2017 / 0 comments

South Africans have reason to celebrate some relief at the pumps. The cost of all grades of fuel has dropped.

Congolese awaiting appointment of new Prime Minister

by editor1 / Apr 06, 2017 / 0 comments

Democratic Republic of Congo, citizens are awaiting word on who will be the new Prime Minister. The announcement will be made on Friday. President Joseph Kabila on Wednesday assured citizens the announcement will be made in 48 hours while addressing Parliament.

Women's group pioneers new projects in Tanzania

by editor1 / Apr 05, 2017 / 0 comments

Women in a remote village in Tanzania are working together to make money and support each other.