President Sends Condolences After Tree Kills 18 at Waterfall

[VOA] Ghana’s president has offered his condolences to the families of victims of a freak accident at a popular waterfall, in which a tree fell and killed at least 18 people.

[VOA] Ghana's president has offered his condolences to the families of victims of a freak accident at a popular waterfall, in which a tree fell and killed at least 18 people.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Airport Heist Suspects’ Case Postponed

[News24Wire] The five men arrested over the weekend in connection with the multimillion-rand OR Tambo International Airport heist were kept in custody by the Kempton Park Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

[News24Wire] The five men arrested over the weekend in connection with the multimillion-rand OR Tambo International Airport heist were kept in custody by the Kempton Park Magistrate's Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Africans Emerged in the World Bank, IMF

[Vanguard] The World Bank Group/IMF African Staff Society is an employee resource that advocates for racial equality. The goal of CORE is to “facilitate greater awareness, and advance a better understanding of African affairs among the staff of the Wor…

[Vanguard] The World Bank Group/IMF African Staff Society is an employee resource that advocates for racial equality. The goal of CORE is to "facilitate greater awareness, and advance a better understanding of African affairs among the staff of the World Bank Group (WBG) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF)". Founded more than sixty years ago, the key plank for which the society gained more popularity was for the career progression of the African professionals who work in the Breton Woods institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cape Town Taxi Driver Arrested Over Stabbing After Bungled Escape

[News24Wire] A minibus taxi driver, who allegedly stabbed another driver at the Cape Town station deck, was left the worse for wear after he tried to flee the scene, a City official said on Monday.

[News24Wire] A minibus taxi driver, who allegedly stabbed another driver at the Cape Town station deck, was left the worse for wear after he tried to flee the scene, a City official said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zimbabwe Appeals for U.S.$200 Million for Flood Recovery

[VOA] The Zimbabwean government on Monday made an international appeal for $200 million to help its citizens who have been affected by widespread floods. Officials said since December, 271 people had died due to floods. The United Nations said it was i…

[VOA] The Zimbabwean government on Monday made an international appeal for $200 million to help its citizens who have been affected by widespread floods. Officials said since December, 271 people had died due to floods. The United Nations said it was important to quickly come into the country with medical aid and control infectious diseases that are spreading.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Morocco, Chinese Haite Invest U.S.$1 Billion to Build Industrial Park in Morocco

[Focac] Rabat -Morocco and Chinese company HAITE Group decided on Monday to invest one billion U.S. dollars to build an industrial and residential park in Morocco’s northern city of Tangiers.

[Focac] Rabat -Morocco and Chinese company HAITE Group decided on Monday to invest one billion U.S. dollars to build an industrial and residential park in Morocco's northern city of Tangiers.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Namibians Find New Careers in Chinese Road Projects

[Focac] Windhoek -Amid lackluster economy and surging unemployment, some Namibians have found solace in the road construction sector, where, thanks to some Chinese projects, new jobs are emerging.

[Focac] Windhoek -Amid lackluster economy and surging unemployment, some Namibians have found solace in the road construction sector, where, thanks to some Chinese projects, new jobs are emerging.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

China, Ethiopia Vow to Deepen Win-Win Cooperation

[Focac] Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and visiting Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi pledged here on Monday to enhance mutually beneficial cooperation between the two countries.

[Focac] Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and visiting Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi pledged here on Monday to enhance mutually beneficial cooperation between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia