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

Immigrants in Imizamo Yethu – No Relocation From Community ‘We Are Used To’

[GroundUp] Many foreign nationals who were left homeless after the catastrophic fire that started on 10 March in Imizamo Yethu, are afraid that they will lose their spaces once the City reblocks. They are rebuilding their shacks as fast as they can.

[GroundUp] Many foreign nationals who were left homeless after the catastrophic fire that started on 10 March in Imizamo Yethu, are afraid that they will lose their spaces once the City reblocks. They are rebuilding their shacks as fast as they can.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Confucius Institute, British University in Egypt Ink Chinese Language Learning MoU

[Focac] Cairo -The British University in Egypt (BUE) signed here Monday a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Confucius Institute at Egypt’s Suez Canal University.

[Focac] Cairo -The British University in Egypt (BUE) signed here Monday a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Confucius Institute at Egypt's Suez Canal University.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt