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    21-Jun-2019 to 07:27

    Kenyan banks invest $19 million in CSR in 2018-Report

    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s banking industry invested 2.1 billion shillings ($19 million) in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in 2018 and approximately 6.7 billion shillings ($59 million) over the past three years, according to the 2019 Kenya Banking Industry shared value report released on Thursday by the Kenya Bankers Association (KBA).

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    21-Jun-2019 to 06:40

    S/Africa to create 2m jobs for youth, says Ramaphosa

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Thursday that his government is targeting to create two million jobs over the next decade as it seeks to close a widening unemployment crisis among the country’s youth.

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    21-Jun-2019 to 06:30

    Growing economy, creating jobs are S/Africa’s top priorities – Ramaphosa

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Outlining his plan to uplift South Africa’s negative economic growth, President Cyril Ramaphosa said his administration would focus on seven key points to achieve positive growth in the next 10 years.

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    20-Jun-2019 to 15:19

    Cameroonians take eSwatini police to court over detained passports

    APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Three female Cameroonian tourists have taken the government of eSwatini to court after they were detained by the eSwatini police on suspicion that they were sex workers.

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    20-Jun-2019 to 13:12

    Liberia’s President vows to grow the economy

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia President George Manneh Weah has reiterated Government’s commitment to tackling the prevailing economic challenges facing the country.

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    20-Jun-2019 to 12:50

    British lawmaker downplays S/Africa’s ability to attract foreign investors

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — A long-time friend and supporter of South Africa’s long struggle against apartheid, Briton Peter Hain has dismissed the country’s ability to attract international investors to prop up its ailing economy due to corruption.

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    20-Jun-2019 to 12:43

    Senegal’s paper production down by 35.1 percent

    APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The output of the paper industry in Senegal fell by 35.1 percent at the end of April 2019, compared to the previous month, the National Agency for Statistics and population (ANSD) told APA on Thursday.

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