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    15-Dec-2018 to 14:51

    Kenya concludes highest number of air service agreements

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya has concluded at least 34 air service negotiations with various states from different parts of the world – the largest in the 11-year history of the ICAO Air Service Negotiations (ICAN).

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    14-Dec-2018 to 15:08

    US to support pro-poor agenda with $112m in aid

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The United States Government has announced its intention to support Liberia’s Pro-Poor Agenda with budgetary support of about US$112 million for the 2018 fiscal year.

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    14-Dec-2018 to 13:30

    Mauritania: Livestock contributes 24% to GDP

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) by Mohamed Moctar — Livestock contributes 24 percent to Mauritania's GDP and also provides 14.6 percent of employment opportunities.

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    14-Dec-2018 to 09:14

    S/Africa: Court orders Jacob Zuma to pay his own legal fees

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former South African president Jacob Zuma would no longer receive state funding for his corruption trial defence, the North Gauteng High Court has ruled.

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    14-Dec-2018 to 03:15

    S/Africa: Eskom gets cold shoulder from Ramaphosa on debt swap proposal

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has not signalled any support to a proposal from the struggling state-owned power utility Eskom for the government to assume a large portion of its massive debt.

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    13-Dec-2018 to 16:37

    East Africa maintains highest GDP in Africa

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — East Africa continues to have the highest GDP growth on the continent, even though the region’s economic growth is expected to ease slightly, from 6.8 percent in 2017 to 6.3 percent in 2018, according to the latest report released on Thursday by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

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    13-Dec-2018 to 15:56

    Atlantic Bank injects 1.3b CFA francs in women's entrepreneurship

    APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Atlantic Bank as part of the Fund for the Promotion of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and Women's Entrepreneurship has provided 1.300 billion CFA francs to 100 new beneficiaries.

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