WHAT: Reduction of Mercury use by Artisinal Gold Miners
WHO: Dan Kazungu, Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Mining, Charles Sunkuli, Principle Secretary, MENR; UNDP Country Director Amanda Serumaga
WHEN: 26th May 2017,8:30 AM
WHERE: Panafric Hotel
Artisanal and Small Scale … » Read more
The president of war-ravaged South Sudan Salva Kiir has declared a unilateral ceasefire and promised to release political prisoners, but with no sign of a political deal with rebels it was not clear whether a truce would take hold.
South … » Read more
The Ogun State Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (OGUNCCIMA) has commended the Pan African Conglomerate, Dangote Group (www.Dangote.com) for its giant strides in economic development of the country through massive investments in several sectors of the economy describing … » Read more
Africa accounts for 45 percent of the world’s surface area suitable for agricultural production. Even with some large arid and semi-arid areas, the continent’s vast water resources are, on average underutilized, with only about 2-3 percent of renewable water resource … » Read more
The French president’s office confirmed on Sunday that a French national who had been kidnapped in Chad’s Abeche region in March, and taken to the restive Sudanese region of Darfur, has been released.
“The President of the Republic has learned … » Read more
Africa is richly endowed with energy resources, both renewable and non-renewable.
The poorest African households spend 20 times more per unit of energy than wealthy households when connected to the grid.
Investments in green energy infrastructure can bolster Africa’s economic … » Read more
What makes a country? What’s to stop you from planting a flag in your own front yard and declaring your home a sovereign nation?
It seems like a ridiculous question, but it has merit. In the past 25 years, the … » Read more