Daily Archives: March 24, 2018

DEAL SIGNED TO SUPPORT HORN OF AFRICA’S SECURITY INITIATIVES

ADDIS ABABA — The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), the European Union (EU) and the Austrian Development Agency (ADA) on Friday signed a 42-million-euro (close to US$51.8 million) agreement to fund the East African block’s …

S.AFRICA VOICES CONCERN OVER US’ REFUSAL TO EXCLUDE IT FROM TARIFF IMPOSITION

CAPE TOWN– South Africa Friday has voiced concern over the United States’ refusal to exclude it from the application of tariff duties on steel and aluminium.

The imposition of the duties will have a negative …

Blacks in Silicon Valley Share Lessons on Pursuing Unicorns or Gazelles

What does it take to build a thriving technology company � and an environment in which black techies, their financial backers and their markets can flourish?

That question underpins the new VOA documentary “Beyond the …

President Ramaphosa to lead South Africa’s light-up Table Mountain for World TB day tonight

President Cyril Ramaphosa will this evening, 24 March 2018, together with Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi and CEO of TB-HIV Care Mr Gareth Lowndes, lead the “Light up of Table Mountain for TB” as part …

DRC Military Kills 13 Rebels in Ituri Clashes, Army Spokesman Says

Congo’s military said on Saturday it had killed 13 militiamen during clashes with an unidentified group after coming under attack in the country’s volatile northeastern Ituri province.

Ituri is the latest part of the Democratic …