PRINCE WILLIAM: I DREAM OF AFRICA

CNN - Dreaming of Africa is one way that Prince William escapes from the stresses he faces as the future king of Britain. "I regularly...

MENINGITIS VACCINE A “STUNNING SUCCESS”

IRIN – Humanitarian News Analysis, Developement diaries: A new meningitis vaccine being rolled out in Chad has resulted in an astonishing 94 percent drop in the incidence...

ZIMBABWE TO DEVELOP ECONOMY WITH “NEW FRIENDS” LIKE CHINA

CHANNELS- Mugabe, Africa’s oldest leader at 89 who won a fresh five-year term in a July 31 vote his opponents say was rigged, on...

CALL FOR APPLICATION, MASTER RESEARCH PROGRAM IN CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENERGY

Energy is a major issue in the world. More than 80% of the energy comes from fossil fuels, a finite resource unevenly distributed beneath...

MERCY JOHNSON WANTS KIDS OFF THE NIGERIAN STREETS

Development Diaries: Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson, who had her birthday on August 28, has decided to use her non-governmental organization, Mercy Johnson Foundation, to assist...

FORGET PARIS, FALL IN LOVE WITH ACCRA

CNN: With only a 45 minute flight separating Lagos and Accra, you'd think I'd have been to Ghana at least once in my 22-year...

Five South African Companies Make BCG “Global Challengers List”

Five South African companies and an El Sewedy Electric in Egypt are named on the Boston Consulting Group's list of "100 global challengers" -...

Kenya to Spend $70 million to ‘Scale Up Nutrition’

The Minister for Public Health and Sanitation, Beth Mugo, made the announcement that the Kenyan government will spend $70.6million in the next five years to...

Ghana Inaugurates President John Dramani Mahama

A very brief ceremony to inaugurate Ghana’s fourth President under the Fourth Republic, took place at Accra, Ghana’s capital this morning. John Dramani Mahama,...