Africa News Headlines for 16 January 2016

A selection of news headlines about Africa south of the Sahara published over the past 24 hours. India scouts for oil and gas assets in Africa on crude price fall Source: Economic Times Gabon’s Ping Chosen As Main Opposition Candidate For 2016 Polls Source: Leadership SPLM-IO leadership recalls back to Pagak senior members of advance …

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Africa News Headlines for 28 April 2015

5 African students receive $186,000 of scholarship to Korean university Source: The Korea Times US Secretary of State John Kerry coming to Kenya on Sunday, Bill Clinton arrives Thursday Source: The Star Nigerian army rescues 293 females from Boko Haram Source: WTOP/AP Oil and gas prospects look bleak in Uganda Source: SpyGhana Africa smartphone sales …

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Africa News Headlines for 20 October 2014

Erasing infrastructure deficit key to Africa’s growth, development – UN officialSource: UN News Centre Africa Is Today’s Attractive Destination For Increased InvestmentSource: Government of Ghana What’s motivating the Boko Haram cease-fire? – Part 2Source: PBS Newshour Rwanda to host 7th regional oil summitSource: East African Business Week India Planning To Invest More In AfricaSource: InSerbia …

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Africa News Headlines for 14 August 2014

Morocco Positioning Casablanca As Africa’s Financial HubSource: AFK Insider National Intelligence Service director Michael Gichangi resignsSource: Standard Digital Prayers to stop porn TV in SASource: Bizcommunity All Eyes on AfricaSource: Yale Global Online Account for US trip, UPC tells MuseveniSource: New Vision Gabon: pangolins killed for their bodypartsSource: First Coast News International Finance: “Somalia is …

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Menu and Guests for U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit White House Dinner

Singer-composer Lionel Richie was the headline entertainer at the White House Tuesday night, August 5. Some four dozen African heads of state and government were guests of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama. In addition to the African guests, the dinner was attended by Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden, former …

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