African free trade zone takes effect: African Union


ADDIS ABABA, An African free-trade zone came into force on Thursday, a step toward creating what the African Union (AU) hopes will be a continent-wide market of 1.2 billion people worth US$2.5 trillion.This is a historic milestone! tweeted Albert Mucha…

African free trade zone takes effect: African Union


ADDIS ABABA, An African free-trade zone came into force on Thursday, a step toward creating what the African Union (AU) hopes will be a continent-wide market of 1.2 billion people worth US$2.5 trillion.This is a historic milestone! tweeted Albert Mucha…

South Sudan Reacts Angrily to Renewed UNSC Sanctions


JUBA/WASHINGTON South Sudan’s government is reacting angrily to the United Nations Security Council’s move to renew sanctions on that country for another year, including an arms embargo. A South Sudan official warned continuing sanctions would weaken t…

Globeleq conclut les arrangements financiers pour des installations renouvelables en Afrique du Sud


LONDRES, 30 mai 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq a finalisé l’acquisition en Afrique du Sud de quatre installations de production d’énergie renouvelable et de la société de gestion d’actifs d’une filiale de Brookfield Asset Management. L’ajout de ces entités complète fortement les activités d’énergies renouvelables existantes de Globeleq en Afrique du Sud où la société détient, […]

Globeleq conclut les arrangements financiers pour des installations renouvelables en Afrique du Sud


LONDRES, 30 mai 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq a finalisé l’acquisition en Afrique du Sud de quatre installations de production d’énergie renouvelable et de la société de gestion d’actifs d’une filiale de Brookfield Asset Management. L’ajout de ces entités complète fortement les activités d’énergies renouvelables existantes de Globeleq en Afrique du Sud où la société détient, […]

Amnesty Suspends Zimbabwe Branch After Fraud Probe


HARARE Amnesty International on Thursday suspended its local branch in Zimbabwe after uncovering evidence of fraud, in the first ever such move by the rights advocacy group.Amnesty issued a statement saying “an extensive forensic audit was conducted …

Amnesty Suspends Zimbabwe Branch After Fraud Probe


HARARE Amnesty International on Thursday suspended its local branch in Zimbabwe after uncovering evidence of fraud, in the first ever such move by the rights advocacy group.Amnesty issued a statement saying “an extensive forensic audit was conducted …

UN Chief Names US Diplomat as His Somalia Envoy


UNITED NATIONS U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday named a new envoy for Somalia, nearly five months after his previous representative was declared persona non grata and expelled. Career U.S. diplomat James Swan will be Guterres’ spec…

UN Chief Names US Diplomat as His Somalia Envoy


UNITED NATIONS U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday named a new envoy for Somalia, nearly five months after his previous representative was declared persona non grata and expelled. Career U.S. diplomat James Swan will be Guterres’ spec…