Top Consideration for SMEs Expanding Into Africa

[New Era] Windhoek -In light of Africa Day on May 25, more African Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) owners should be encouraged to look at how they could expand their operations into the rest of the continent. This is according to Mark Paper, Chief O…

[New Era] Windhoek -In light of Africa Day on May 25, more African Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) owners should be encouraged to look at how they could expand their operations into the rest of the continent. This is according to Mark Paper, Chief Operating Officer at Business Partners International (BUSINESS/PARTNERS), who says that Africa has for long been regarded as a region with untapped economic opportunity.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

AU Urges External Actors to Refrain From Action Against Progress in Somalia

[Shabelle] The chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, expressed concern on Sunday over increasing instances of external interference by non-African actors in Somalia’s internal affairs.

[Shabelle] The chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, expressed concern on Sunday over increasing instances of external interference by non-African actors in Somalia's internal affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Gunmen Kill a Prominent Elder in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] Suspected Al-Shabaab assailants have shot and killed a prominent Somali elder in Mogadishu on Sunday afternoon, the latest in a string of killings in the country’s capital.

[Shabelle] Suspected Al-Shabaab assailants have shot and killed a prominent Somali elder in Mogadishu on Sunday afternoon, the latest in a string of killings in the country's capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Car Bomb Explosion Kills At Least One Person in Somali Capital

[Shabelle] A witness says at least one person was killed in a huge car bomb blast in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Monday morning. The explosion has resulted from an improvised explosive device [IED] fitted into a vehicle said to be belonging to a m…

[Shabelle] A witness says at least one person was killed in a huge car bomb blast in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Monday morning. The explosion has resulted from an improvised explosive device [IED] fitted into a vehicle said to be belonging to a member of Somali security force.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Bungled Tests Mar DRC Ebola Response

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -The United Nations World Health Organisation (WHO) has revised down the death toll from the Ebola outbreak northwest of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -The United Nations World Health Organisation (WHO) has revised down the death toll from the Ebola outbreak northwest of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Internet Rollout Defies Worsening Civil War

[CAJ News] Bangui -GLOBAL organisations are braving the escalating civil war in the Central African Republic (CAR) to provide shared internet connectivity services and security telecommunications across the country.

[CAJ News] Bangui -GLOBAL organisations are braving the escalating civil war in the Central African Republic (CAR) to provide shared internet connectivity services and security telecommunications across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Malian Migrant Saves Child From Fourth-Floor Paris Balcony

[RFI] A young Malian man was hailed a hero on Sunday after he sprang into action to save a four-year-old child hanging from a fourth-floor balcony by single-handedly scaling the facade of the building and hauling the youngster to safety.

[RFI] A young Malian man was hailed a hero on Sunday after he sprang into action to save a four-year-old child hanging from a fourth-floor balcony by single-handedly scaling the facade of the building and hauling the youngster to safety.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali