Daily Archives: February 22, 2019

Senegal’s President Macky Sall Seeks 2nd Term

DAKAR, SENEGAL Senegal’s President Macky Sall is counting on the success of his economic record to propel him to win a second term in Sunday’s elections.

Sall boasted he will win in the first round, …

Deputy Minister Pinky Kekana: Ministry of Communications engagement with creative industry

Remarks by Deputy Minister of Communications Pinky Kekana at the Ministry of Communications engagement with creative industry

Ladies and Gentlemen

Distinguished Guests

Members of the Media

The Leadership of the various collecting societies

Minister responsible …

South Africa: National Assembly to dissolve to pave way for May elections

PRETORIA, South Africa’s National Assembly has adopted a resolution to dissolve the Fifth Parliament, whose five-year term ends on May 10.

This is in line with section 50 of the Constitution, which deals specifically with …

Angola and Congo Republic discuss strengthening of oil cooperation

BRAZZAVILLE, Angola’s ambassador to Republic of Congo, Vicente Muanda, discussed, in Brazzaville, during an audience with Congolese minister of Hydrocarbons, Jean Marc Thystere Tchicaya, the mechanism to strengthen oil cooperation between the two countries.

The …

Nairobi attack highlights ‘new generation’ of Shabaab recruits

NAIROBI, Profiles of key suspects in January’s terror attack in Nairobi point to the worrying rise of a new generation of Kenyan jihadists, analysts say.

Police are hunting Ali Salim Gichunge, the suspected mastermind of …