Events & Calendar

Members States of the World Health Organization (WHO) have elected Ethiopian Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus as the new Director-General of the UN health agency. Dr...

Winners of the 2017 African Banker Awards were announced at a prestigious Gala Dinner of the 52nd Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank...

Nigeria’s International Power Event 5-7 September 2017 Landmark Centre, Lagos, Nigeria Power Nigeria provides the ideal platform to position your firm as a thought leader in one...

The tremendous opportunity for Africa’s fashion industry attracted global attention at the recent 2017 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank (AfDB) in India. The...

Have you ever wondered what it must be like to live with albinism? To stand out in your community and to face discrimination on...

Grammy award singer Beyonce, 35, who is expecting twins with husband Jay-Z, had an African themed baby shower to celebrate her upcoming bundles of...

This is the story of my great grandmother, one of the oldest living people in the world. When I was in primary school, my teacher...

The Gambian Human Rights activist, Fatoumatta Jallow-Tambajan who is now the Minister of Women Affairs and Overseer Vice President’s office won the 2nd edition...

Mauritian Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth recently launched the island's first organic farming zone at Britannia, in the south of the island. He said the government...

The European Union (EU), the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the Government of the Gambia recently launched a new initiative to support job creation...

Outstanding female filmmakers were recently recognised at the second edition of Urusaro International Women Film Festival (IWFF) in Rwanda. During the festival which was held...

Rwandan Elsa Iradukunda, 18, has been crowned Miss Rwanda 2017 in a pageant that took place recently in Kigali. Iradukunda was selected from 15 finalists,...

Gambian President Adama Barrow has appointed 11 ministers who were sworn in the same day. Gambia’s cabinet comprises 18 ministers, with a Vice President. The...

The African Union Summit ended with the swearing in of the newly elected Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat of Chad and the Deputy Chairperson,...

Botswana s first biker to qualify for the Dakar Rally 2017 has put out a begging bowl appealing to the nation to support his...