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    08-Jun-2019 to 10:57

    Africa records 3.2 percent growth rate in 2018-Report

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — All sub-regions of Africa recorded a growth rate of 3.2 percent in 2018, while the fastest growing sub-region, East Africa, registered 6.2 percent, the Economic Report on Africa in 2019 reported.

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    08-Jun-2019 to 10:52

    AfDB, Turkey bankroll Mozambique projects

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The African Development Bank (AFDB) and the Turkish Agency Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) have agreed to finance two resilient projects in Mozambique at the cost of more than US$32 million, APA learnt here on Saturday.

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    06-Jun-2019 to 13:19

    Congo grants dozen mining exploration permits

    APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — A dozen mining licenses for exploration have been awarded by the Congo to several companies, the spokesman of the government, Thierry Moungalla, said on Thursday in the country’s hub, Brazzaville.

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    06-Jun-2019 to 12:42

    Liberia: Mining firm lay off 384 workers

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Bea Mountain Mining Company in Western Liberia and its subsidiary, construction mining company, have laid off 384 workers from the mining department of their operations.

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    06-Jun-2019 to 01:30

    Ethiopia collects $ 5.5bn in revenue in ten months

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia has managed to collect a total of $ 5.5 billion in revenue from local sources during the past ten months, said the country's Ministry of Revenues.

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    06-Jun-2019 to 01:28

    Largest British-American firm eyes Rwanda's tourism industry

    APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Carnival Corporation & PLC, currently the world's largest travel leisure company on Wednesday committed to invest "shortly" in Rwanda's tourism, according to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the company, Arnold Donald.

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    05-Jun-2019 to 14:30

    Botswana lawmaker arrested for sharing "graphic video"

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Member of Parliament Ignatius Moswaane was detained by the police in Francistown on Wednesday over allegations that he shared a graphic video.

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