Monthly Archives: October 2016

500+ Convene in Côte d’Ivoire for Focus on Sustainability at World Cocoa Foundation Partnership Meeting

$12 Million in New Funding Announced for Farmer Support Programs; Call to Action on Regional Threat Posed by Cocoa Swollen Shoot Virus ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, Oct. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Last week, the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF), in collaboration with

Sierra Leone actively participates in Mammoth 3 day Korea-Africa (KOAFEC) Ministerial Economic Summit in Seoul

Sierra Leone was among 47 African countries represented at the recently concluded Ministerial economic summit in Seoul, the capital of the Republic of Korea. Established jointly by the Ministry of Strategy and Finance of Korea, the African Development...


A boat-building industry has emerged in East London, about 280 kilometres north east of here, and it is taking advantage of the fact that the country is bordered by oceans on its eastern, western and southern sides. Alfred Manunga, who

Ethiopian Unrest Hits Country’s Tourism Industry

Ethiopia's tourism sector is suffering. The impact of a year of violent protests and state of emergency has led to a decline in tourists visiting the country. Ethiopia had been showing signs of becoming a popular new tourism destination in

South Africa: Soweto Derby Ends in Dull Stalemate

Much was expected from the first Soweto derby of the 2016/17 Absa Premiership season when Orlando Pirates hosted their all time rivals, Kaizer Chiefs at the FNB Stadium on Saturday. The fixture failed to match the previous exciting encounters that

Le géant chinois des téléviseurs Hisense présente son activité B2B

QINGDAO, Chine, le 28 octobre 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Le président de Hisense Group, M. Liu Hongxin, a dévoilé la stratégie de marque et le symbole visuel de l’activité B2B de Hisense le 25 octobre à Qingdao. Sur la période de janvier à septembre 2016, le

Corban University Announces African Partnership with Teach Every Nation to Provide 100 Scholarships

SALEM, Oregon, Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Teach Every Nation (TEN) has announced a major partnership with Corban University to extend 100 scholarships to Christian young people in Africa interested in obtaining a degree from Corban. With programs in the


Bangladesh is seeking extradition of a key-accused of deadly Aug 21, 2004 grenade attack as he reportedly took refuge in South Africa to evade justice at home.According to a foreign office statement State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam made...