Off-grid Power Pioneers Pour Into West Africa

Standing by a towering equatorial forest, Jean-Noel Kouame's new breeze-block house may be beyond the reach of Ivory Coast's power grid, but it's perfectly located for solar power entrepreneurs.

Buoyed by success in East Africa, off-grid solar power startups are pouring into West Africa, offering …

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TANZANIA UNEARTHS 12 CONTAINERS OF FAKE ANTI-BIOTICS

DAR ES SALAAM-- Tanzania Food and Drug Authority's (TFDA) routine inspection has unearthed 12 containers of fake antibiotic, Ascillin (Ampicillin 250mg capsules), in the market.

TFDA Communication and Public Relations Manager Gaudensia Simwanza said the counterfeit medicine in 1,000 capsules per box was reportedly manufactured …

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