Africa

South Africa Cabinet briefed on Eskom’s plans to avoid load shedding

PRETORIA, Sept 25 (NNN-SANEWS) — South Africa’s Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has briefed Cabinet on the capacity of electricity…

WFP receives record funding from US to fight hunger in Kenya

NAIROBI, Sept 24 (NNN-KBC) — The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has received record funding from the US government…

Kenya: Death toll from Isiolo killer brew rises to seven

NAIROBI, Sept 24 (NNN-KBC) — Police in Isiolo have confirmed that the death toll from the killer brew tragedy that…

Tanzania commits 2.3bn/- to Global Fund in the fight against AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

VICE-PRESIDENT Dr Philip Mpango NEW YORK, Sept 24 (NNN-DAILYNEWS) — TANZANIA has committed to contribute one million US dollars (about…

Equatorial Guinea’s president to run for sixth term – vice president

President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo.  MALABO, Sept 24 (NNN-NEWVISION) — President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, who has ruled Equatorial Guinea…

South Africa: Prosecutors drop sexual assault case against finance minister

JOHANNESBURG, Sept 24 (NNN-NEWVISION) — South African prosecutors said they had dropped a case against Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana who had…

Cuba elected to chair Group of 77 and China in 2023

HAVANA, Sept 24 (NNN-Xinhua) — Cuba was elected Friday to chair the Group of 77 (G77) and China in 2023…

Heavy downpours kill 179 in Niger

NIAMEY, Sept 24 (NNN-Xinhua) — A total of 179 people have been killed in heavy downpours in Niger since June,…

Cuba and South Africa reaffirm interest in deepening ties

HAVANA, Sept 24 (NNN-ACN) — Cuban foreign minister Bruno Rodriguez and South Africa’s minister of international relations and cooperation, Naledi…

Malaysia Proposes Un To Create An International Monetary Cooperation Mechanism

NEW YORK, Sept 23 (NNN-Bernama) — Malaysia has proposed for the United Nations (UN) member countries to establish an International Monetary…