Category: Africa

Africa’s agric market to hit $1trn in 15 years

The Africa’s Agricultural market will be worth $1trillion (about N200 trillion) in the next 15 years going by latest estimation.   Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, the President of African Development Bank (AfDB), who announced this, Wednesday…

Elephants, crocodiles kill 7 persons in Malawi

New managers, at the African Parks, say they will fence Liwonde National Park in Malawi, following the deaths of three poachers and four other persons through encounters with crocodiles and elephants.   Elephants and crocodiles…

PMB visits Ghana today for security talks

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday paid a working visit in Accra, Ghana. The visit by the Nigerian leader is his first visit to that country since his inauguration on May 29 as the president…

African Migrants: payback time?

Since the beginning of this year a relentless flow of images from the Italian island of Lampedusa, the city of Calais, where the Eurotunnel starts, Bodrum in Turkey, the eastern islands of Greece, or the…

South Sudan: Salva rejects peace deal

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has refused to sign a final peace deal following talks in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital, aimed at ending the country’s civil war. Pagan Amum, the secretary-general of South Sudan’s ruling…