Monthly Archives: June 2016

Zimbabwe: UN Security Council Reform Agenda Hots Up

Sierra Leone President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma arrived in Harare yesterday for consultations with President Mugabe on United Nations Security Council reforms as Africa steps up efforts to bring the Ezulwini Consensus to life.The Ezulwini Consensus, an agr...

Rendeavour agrandit le développement de la Lekki Free Trade Zone

Le PPP avec le gouvernement étatique de Lagos développera un complexe urbain de 1000 hectares LAGOS, Nigéria, 29 juin 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Rendeavour et le gouvernement étatique de Lagos (Lagos State Government), représenté par Lekki Worldwide Investments Limited, ont annoncé une

Rendeavour extends Lekki Free Trade Zone development

PPP with Lagos State Government will develop 1,000-hectare urban development LAGOS, Nigeria, June 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Rendeavour and Lagos State Government, represented by Lekki Worldwide Investments Limited, have announced an expansion of Rendeavour’s urban development project in the Lekki Free

UN chief appoints 12 experts to his task force to prevent and manage future health crises

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the membership of his Global Health Crises Task Force, which aims to help countries and communities prepare and respond to emergencies, such as the recent outbreaks of Ebola and Zika.Naming o...

Early prospects favourable for 2016 cereal production

Land preparation and planting of the 2016 rice and coarse grains crops are underway countrywide, following the start of the raining season in May. Data obtained from satellite images indicates generally adequate climatic conditions in most regions with...

Independence Day: Resurgence Main Characters Use QQ IM Service for Video Call between the Earth and the Moon

SHENZHEN, China, June 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — On June 24, the Hollywood sci-fi disaster blockbuster, Independence Day: Resurgence, officially hit China’s cinemas more than 20 years after the release of the original. Not only does the movie provide stunning visual

Sierra Leone: Smallholder Farmers Improve and Diversify Their Food Production in Sierra Leone

The World Food Programme and its partners work with thousands of vulnerable smallholder farmers to improve and diversify their food production.Since the start of Purchase for Progress (P4P) initiative in 2009, WFP and its partners have worked with 1,60...

Statement attributable to the Spokesman of the Secretary-General on South Sudan

The Secretary-General is deeply concerned about the current escalation of violence between the Sudan#39;s People Liberation Army (SPLA) and armed groups, in Wau town and surrounding areas, in South Sudan. He regrets the reported loss of lives. The Secr...