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Active and non-active firefighters who died deserve equal treatment

By   /  August 16, 2015  /  All News, CENTRAL AFRICA  /  No Comments

Updated: Aug 16,2015 7:03 PM     english.gov.cn Premier Li Keqiang (2, right) bowed to firefighters killed in the warehouse blast in Tianjin at a temporary mourning hall, Aug 16, 2015. Active firefighters and those on reserve services who were killed in the blast should receive equal honor and treatment, Premier Li Keqiang said while visiting a […]

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Nigeria Police Confirm Scores Dead in Maiduguri Bomb Blast

By   /  March 2, 2014  /  AFRICA, All News  /  No Comments

allAfrica.com: Nigeria Police Confirm Scores Dead in Maiduguri Bomb Blast.

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Happy 39th Independence day to Angola – Independence from Portugal on 11 Nov 1975.

By   /  November 11, 2013  /  All News, Angola, CENTRAL AFRICA, INDEPENDENCE DAY  /  No Comments

Angola, officially the Republic of Angola (Portuguese: República de Angola: ʁɛpublika de an’ɡɔla; Kikongo, Kimbundu, Umbundu: Repubilika ya Ngola), is a country in Southern Africa bordered by Namibia on the south, the Democratic Republic of the Congo on the north, and Zambia on the east; its west coast is on the Atlantic Ocean and Luanda […]

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China, Sierra Leone agree to advance ties

By   /  November 6, 2013  /  All News, China, EAST & SOUTH EAST ASIA, Sierra Leone, WESTERN AFRICA  /  No Comments

Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi (R) meets with visiting Sierra Leonean Foreign Minister Samura Kamara (L) in Beijing, capital of China, Nov. 6, 2013. (Xinhua/Zhang Duo)   BEIJING, Nov. 6 (Xinhua) — Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi met Wednesday with visiting Sierra Leonean Foreign Minister Samura Kamara and the two sides agree to work for […]

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China, South Africa vow upgraded relationship

By   /  October 30, 2013  /  All News, China, EAST & SOUTH EAST ASIA, South Africa, SOUTHERN AFRICA  /  No Comments

   BEIJING, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) — China and South Africa on Monday held their fifth plenary session of the China-South Africa Bi-National Commission in Beijing, vowing to upgrade their comprehensive strategic partnership. The meeting, scheduled from Oct. 28 to 29, was co-chaired by Chinese Vice President Li Yuanchao and South African Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe. China-South […]

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President Zuma accompanied by his wife Ms Bongi Zuma received flowers on arrival at N’djiili International Airport in Kinshasa.

By   /  October 30, 2013  /  AFRICA, All News, CENTRAL AFRICA, DR Congo, South Africa, SOUTHERN AFRICA  /  No Comments

    Toast remarks by His Excellency President Jacob Zuma on the occasion of the State Banquet hosted by His Excellency President Joseph Kabila Kabange of the DRC 29 October 2013 Your Excellency the President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mr Joseph Kabila Kabange and Madame Olive Lembe Kabila; Your Excellency the Prime […]

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Happy 75th Birthday to Ellen Johnson Sirleaf 2011 Nobel Peace Prize Winner 24th President of Liberia born 29 Oct 1938

By   /  October 29, 2013  /  All News, BIRTHDAYS, Liberia, WESTERN AFRICA  /  No Comments

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (born 29 October 1938) is the 24th and current President of Liberia. She served as Minister of Finance under President William Tolbert from 1979 until the 1980 coup d’état, after which she left Liberia and held senior positions at various financial institutions. She placed second in the 1997 presidential election won by […]

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Happy 50th Independence day to Zambia – Independence from the United Kingdom on 24 Oct 1964.

By   /  October 24, 2013  /  AFRICA, All News, INDEPENDENCE DAY, SOUTHERN AFRICA, Zambia  /  No Comments

Zambia /ˈzæmbiə/, officially the Republic of Zambia, is a landlocked country in southern Africa. The neighbouring countries are the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the north, Tanzania to the north-east, Malawi to the east, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia to the south, and Angola to the west. The capital city is Lusaka, located in […]

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Happy 63rd Birthday to Jorge Carlos de Almeida Fonseca 4th President of Cape Verde born 20th Oct 1950

By   /  October 20, 2013  /  All News, BIRTHDAYS, Cape Verde, WESTERN AFRICA  /  No Comments

Jorge Carlos de Almeida Fonseca OICVV (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈʒɔɾʒɨ ˈkaɾluʒ dɨ alˈmejdɐ fõˈsekɐ]; born 20 October 1950[1]) is a Cape Verdean politician, lawyer, and university professor who has been President of Cape Verde since 2011. He served as Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1991 to 1993. Supported by the Movement for Democracy (MpD), he won the […]

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Happy 63rd Birthday to Dr. Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete 4th President of Tanzania born 7 Oct 1950

By   /  October 6, 2013  /  AFRICA, All News, BIRTHDAYS, EAST AFRICA, Tanzania  /  No Comments

Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete (born 7 October 1950) is the 4th and current President of the United Republic of Tanzania. Prior to his election in 2005, he was the Minister of Foreign Affairs for ten years under his predecessor. He has also served as the Chairperson of the African Union in 2008/09 and the Chairman of […]

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