Tobacco Auction Off to Promising Prices

[Nyasa Times] The tobacco sales season opened Monday in Malawi with the crop –the country’s main foreign exchange earner – fetching up to $2.10 per kilogramme while low-quality tobacco was going at $8 per kilogramme, beating the minimum prices that we…

[Nyasa Times] The tobacco sales season opened Monday in Malawi with the crop --the country's main foreign exchange earner - fetching up to $2.10 per kilogramme while low-quality tobacco was going at $8 per kilogramme, beating the minimum prices that were projected at Auction Floor in the capital Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Queens Fairytale Lives On After Thrilling Win Over Scotland

[Nyasa Times] Malawi’s fairytale run in the netball at the Commonwealth Games is hanging on by a thread, following a one-goal victory over Scotland that went down to the buzzer.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi's fairytale run in the netball at the Commonwealth Games is hanging on by a thread, following a one-goal victory over Scotland that went down to the buzzer.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Hospitals Run Out of Anti-Venom Drugs

[Nyasa Times] Government hospitals across the country have run out anti-venom drug stocks, forcing Zomba Central Hospital to seek the services of a traditional healer to treat patients.

[Nyasa Times] Government hospitals across the country have run out anti-venom drug stocks, forcing Zomba Central Hospital to seek the services of a traditional healer to treat patients.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Siamese Babies Die After Unviable Separation

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Siamese babies, who were hospitalized at the David Bernardino Pediatric Hospital, died Sunday, 8 April six days after the medical team announced the impossibility of separation surgery for sharing the same heart and liver, said Tues…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Siamese babies, who were hospitalized at the David Bernardino Pediatric Hospital, died Sunday, 8 April six days after the medical team announced the impossibility of separation surgery for sharing the same heart and liver, said Tuesday, a hospital source.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Standard Bank Confirms Expansion to Ivory Coast

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -STANDARD Bank has opened a branch in Ivory Coast, bringing its presence in African countries to 20. The bank in the capital, Abidjan, will focus on the needs of Corporate and Investment clients.

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -STANDARD Bank has opened a branch in Ivory Coast, bringing its presence in African countries to 20. The bank in the capital, Abidjan, will focus on the needs of Corporate and Investment clients.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Hundreds Killed Under Libya Rebels’ Detention

[CAJ News] Tripoli -ARMED groups in Libya, some affiliated to the government, are accused of murder and other human rights violations against thousands of civilians they have detained .

[CAJ News] Tripoli -ARMED groups in Libya, some affiliated to the government, are accused of murder and other human rights violations against thousands of civilians they have detained .

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Wounded Kenyans Scent Steeplechase Gold

[Nation] Kenya hopes to gain ground on neighbours Uganda with regional bragging rights at stake when the women’s 3,000 metres steeplechase final is held on Wednesday at the Carrara Stadium from 7.45pm (12.45pm Kenyan time).

[Nation] Kenya hopes to gain ground on neighbours Uganda with regional bragging rights at stake when the women's 3,000 metres steeplechase final is held on Wednesday at the Carrara Stadium from 7.45pm (12.45pm Kenyan time).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya