JOHANNESBURG South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) celebrated its anniversary this week by counting the party's successes in the past 25 years. But the ANC is battling with factionalism and corruption allegations against senior party members, which could affect its standing in upcoming May …Read More
MOGADISHU, The Somali government accused the United Nations special envoy, of "violating protocols" and "deliberately interfering" in the internal affairs of the Horn of Africa country.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, declared Nicholas Haysom, special representative of the UN secretary-general for Somalia, …Read More
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA Donald Trump is a contentious topic in Botswana, where the government is uneasy over a former leader's harsh criticism of the American president.
The spat pits Ian Khama, who stepped down as president in April after a decade in power, against the …Read More
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia's prime minister, Abiy Ahmed was 'reassured' by the newly established Republican Guard, which demonstrated its readiness to protect high-ranking government officials and their families.
Abiy, whose reforms in the democratic and economic sectors have earned him admirers and enemies in equal measure, …Read More
DAR ES SALAAM-- The Tanzanian government is conducting a pilot project to use drug-dropping drones to transport life saving blood and medical supplies to Ukerewe Island in Lake Victoria - a move that aims to improve the health service in the country.
Medical Stores Department …Read More
PRETORIA-- South African journalist Angela Quintal and her Kenyan colleague Muthoki Mumo, who were detained by law enforcement in Tanzania, have been released.
South African journalist Angela Quintal and colleague are back in their hotel. They are safe and are now with the High Commissioner …Read More
College Station, Texas/Rome - Some 180 veterinarians drawn from 14 African countries will benefit from a training programme, In-Service Applied Veterinary Epidemiology (ISAVET), launched today by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations and the Institute for Infectious Animal Diseases (IIAD), part …Read More
ARUSHA (Tanzania)-- The Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) has recorded improved performance in the last financial year despite its inadequate infrastructure and financial woes, a senior official said.
Conrad Simuchile, TAZARA public relations officer said in an interview with Xinhua that in the financial year …Read More