UN Refugee Chief welcomes African leadership and solidarity in action for refugees evacuated from Libya

UN Refugee Chief welcomes African leadership and solidarity in action for refugees evacuated from Libya

GENEVA, Switzerland, September 13, 2019/APO Group/ -- Welcoming this week’s agreement with the African Union and Rwanda to set up a refugee transit ...

Trump delays tariff hikes on Chinese goods ahead of talks

Trump delays tariff hikes on Chinese goods ahead of talks

US President Donald Trump will delay a planned tariff hike on $250bn (£202.8bn) of Chinese goods as a "gesture of good will". In a tweet, Mr Trump s...

British Embassy, AstraZeneca support young Egyptians to create innovative medical solutions

British Embassy, AstraZeneca support young Egyptians to create innovative medical solutions

CAIRO, Egypt, September 10, 2019/APO Group/ -- The British Embassy in Cairo and leading British pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca are sponsoring elev...

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Staff completes Review Mission to Togo

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Staff completes Review Mission to Togo

WASHINGTON D.C., United States of America, September 10, 2019/APO Group/ -- Togo’s economic recovery is continuing. GDP growth is projected at 5.3 p...

Mugabe's funeral itinerary announced, burial place unknown yet

Mugabe's funeral itinerary announced, burial place unknown yet

Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe’s body will lie in state at two different stadiums in the capital city for three days, the information minis...

India textile manufacturers considering setting up plants in Ghana

India textile manufacturers considering setting up plants in Ghana

Several India textile manufacturers are considering setting up textile production plants in Ghana. This follows a formal proposal by the Chief Execut...

British Airways pilots begin two-day strike over pay

British Airways pilots begin two-day strike over pay

British Airways pilots have begun a two-day strike in an ongoing dispute over pay and conditions. Tens of thousands of passengers have been told not ...

Equatorial Guinea Touts Economy and Reforms at World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa

Equatorial Guinea Touts Economy and Reforms at World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, September 9, 2019/APO Group/ -- The Government of Equatorial Guinea, represented by the Ministry of Economy, Finance and Pl...

Forum on sustainable urbanization kicks off in Addis Ababa

Forum on sustainable urbanization kicks off in Addis Ababa

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, September 6, 2019/APO Group/ -- Over 500 participants from 52 countries across the globe have converged in Addis Ababa for the ...

Transport fares to go up soon – GPRTU

Transport fares to go up soon – GPRTU

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) has hinted of a possible increase in transportation fares, following the recent hikes in fuel prices. ...