Africa News Headlines for 17 March 2017

A compilation of Africa news headlines from around the globe, published over the past 24 hours. Dubai Chamber of Commerce participates in Africa investment conference Source: Gulf News Journal New trade facilitation tool launched to enhance intra-Africa trade Source: Coastweek/Xinhua Nigeria’s exports to South Africa hits N552.2 billion in 2016 Source: Premium Times South Sudan-Ethiopia …

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German and African researchers join forces for health

By Kaz Janowski If you are unable to listen to this audio, please update your browser or go here to download.   DFG, the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft), funds collaborative research projects between scientists in Germany and their counterparts across Africa, working on neglected infectious diseases and their social impact. The initiative was launched …

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Africa News Headlines for 24 February 2015

Obama’s Legacy in Africa Is One of Broken Promises, Says South African Executive Source: Atlanta Black Star Rwanda matters to Germany Source: East African Business Week ISIS and Boko Haram Source: Africa in Transition Letter from Gabon: An Oil-Rich Oasis Source: Stratfor Global Intelligence Tanzania Plans to Ditch English for Swahili Source: Ventures Africa Gas …

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Africa News Headlines for 23 February 2015

The Academy Award-nominated film “Timbuktu” explores the war within Islam Source: Foreign Policy ‘Timbuktu’ director wants more cinema from West Africa Source: Japan Times/Reuters Lupita at the Oscars Source: The Herald Ivory Coast moves to close digital divide Source: Biztech Africa Modern African Poetry Finds Its Voice Online Source: Highbrow Magazine High time SAPS got …

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Africa News Headlines for 22 February 2015

Was the miniskirt actually invented in Africa? Source: Stuff.co.nz Al-Shabaab threatens malls, some in U.S.; FBI downplays threat Source: CNN ‘Extreme conservation’ saves mountain gorillas from extinction Source: Aljazeera Understanding African culture and HIV Source: St. Catharine’s Standard How Africa caught mobile web fever Source: Citi 97.3 FM Kenyan business leaders to meet Kagame regularly …

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