Agriculture Sector Contributes With 12 Percent to GDP

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan agricultural sector currently contributes only 12 percent to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), a figure still low considering the potential of the country, said today in Luanda, the Secretary of State for Agriculture and Liv…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan agricultural sector currently contributes only 12 percent to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), a figure still low considering the potential of the country, said today in Luanda, the Secretary of State for Agriculture and Livestock, Carlos Alberto Pinto.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Angola – President On His Way to Abidjan for AU/EU Summit

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan head of State João Lourenço left Luanda Tuesday bound for Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, to attend the 5th African Union (AU) and European Union (EU) Summit of 29-30 November, going with the motto “Investing in youth for a sustainable future”.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan head of State João Lourenço left Luanda Tuesday bound for Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, to attend the 5th African Union (AU) and European Union (EU) Summit of 29-30 November, going with the motto "Investing in youth for a sustainable future".

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

CNARED Asks Facilitation to Postpone 4th Round of Dialogue

[Iwacu] The National Council for the Respect of the Arusha Agreement (CNARED), the main platform of Burundi opposition in exile, asks the facilitation to postpone the on-going dialogue.

[Iwacu] The National Council for the Respect of the Arusha Agreement (CNARED), the main platform of Burundi opposition in exile, asks the facilitation to postpone the on-going dialogue.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Five Arrested in North Darfur Weapons Collection

[Radio Dabanga] Saraf Umra / Khartoum -Rapid Support Forces executing the weapons collection campaign in Saraf Umra, North Darfur, have arrested five people in the past days. A politician was detained for unknown reasons in Khartoum on Monday.

[Radio Dabanga] Saraf Umra / Khartoum -Rapid Support Forces executing the weapons collection campaign in Saraf Umra, North Darfur, have arrested five people in the past days. A politician was detained for unknown reasons in Khartoum on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Khartoum Brick Factory Protesters Injured, Overcome By Tear Gas

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Tear gas used in renewed clashes between residents of El Jireif East and riot police resulted in the wounding and fainting of 18 people on Monday.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Tear gas used in renewed clashes between residents of El Jireif East and riot police resulted in the wounding and fainting of 18 people on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Girl Living With Albinism Tops Kenya’s National Primary School Exam

[VOA] A student from western Kenya is the top performer in the country’s recent national primary school exams. Her success is made extraordinary because she is albino, a group that has experienced discrimination in Africa, particularly when it comes to…

[VOA] A student from western Kenya is the top performer in the country's recent national primary school exams. Her success is made extraordinary because she is albino, a group that has experienced discrimination in Africa, particularly when it comes to access to education.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Arusha – An Agreement to Be Signed At End of Talks Session

[Iwacu] As Arusha is hosting the 4th Inter-Burundian Dialogue Session since Monday 27 November, the facilitator in the Burundian conflict, William Benjamin Mkapa announced the program in the evening of the same day.

[Iwacu] As Arusha is hosting the 4th Inter-Burundian Dialogue Session since Monday 27 November, the facilitator in the Burundian conflict, William Benjamin Mkapa announced the program in the evening of the same day.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Southwest Forces Carry Out Security Sweep in Baidoa, Nab Suspects

[Shabelle] A minister says Southwest regional forces have carried out an operation in the southern strategic city of Baidoa on Tuesday to deter possible Al Shabaab attacks.

[Shabelle] A minister says Southwest regional forces have carried out an operation in the southern strategic city of Baidoa on Tuesday to deter possible Al Shabaab attacks.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia