Uganda’s first locally made hybrid car is taken for a spin

Africa’s first hybrid electric vehicle was driven through Uganda’s business district, showcasing this advance in automation and the promising future of locally made energy-effective...

RBM Announces Reduction in Policy Rate

The Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) has announced a reduction in the policy rate to 14.5% from 16%. The bank has also reduced Liquidity...

Ethiopia Slate to launch first space satellite

In the latest development in Ethiopia’s space ambitions, the country is set to launch its first earth observatory satellite in September 2019. Addis Ababa...

IMF Completes First Review of Malawi’s ECF Arrangement and Approves US$...

IMF Executive Board Completes First Review of Malawi’s ECF Arrangement and Approves US$ 15.4 Million Expenditure. Completion of the review enables Malawi to draw the...

Polytechnic students invent mosquito killing machine

As the country pushes for innovation, education, science and technology, two students from The Polytechnic, a constituent college of the University of Malawi (Unima)...

Mozambique opens 3km-long suspension bridge

China’s massive investment on the continent continues with the opening of Africa’s longest suspension bridge in Maputo, Mozambique. Among other improvements, the 3km-long bridge...

YONECO Hands Over School Staff Room to Ntchisi District Council

The District Commissioner (DC) for Ntchisi handed over a staff room that was constructed by YONECO through Elimination of Child Labour in Tobacco Growing...

Zimbabwe discovers oil, gas deposits in North

Zimbabwe has discovered oil and gas deposits in the northern town of Muzarabani, President Emmerson Mnangagwa disclosed at a press conference on Thursday. According to...

The Global Fund donates solar power units

The Global Fund has donated solar power units for 85 health facilities in the country. According to Minister of Health and Population Atupele Muluzi, government...

Uganda Opens Africa’s 5th longest bridge

Africa's fifth-largest bridge has been opened in Jinja, the eastern region of Uganda, dubbed "Source of the Nile Bridge". The cable-supported bridge is 525...

Senegal building new city to ease congestion in Dakar

A city is emerging in Senegal’s country side with brand new building and others still under construction. The City of Diamnadio has an estimated...

Liberia president declares free tuition in all public universities

President George Manneh Weah on Thursday declared that all undergraduates public entering universities across the country will enjoy free tuition. “Today, I’m excited to announce...

POLICE WOMEN DONATE ITEMS  TO NEEDY FEMALE STUDENTS IN MANGOCHI

In a bid to promote girl child education , Mangochi Police women network has donated school items worthy K295,000.00  to 10  less privileged girls. The...

Mzuzu to Have K140 Million Hotel

Mzuzu City will soon have a third hotel with 45 bed rooms under the auspices of Glitz Cloud 9 Suites. The Hotel which is under...

Mrs Trump promotes US agency in Malawi

Melania Trump spent Thursday in southern Africa promoting the work of a US international development agency whose funding President Donald Trump has twice proposed...

Malawi’s First Lady Gertrude Mutharika and UNAIDS Launch StarTimes...

UNAIDS and StarTimes plan to explore collaboration on increasing HIV and AIDS awareness among African youth by use of the mobile online video application...

DPP Treasurer General Pledges his August Salary on School Block Construction

Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Treasurer General, Jappie Mhango Thursday pledged to donate his August salary towards construction of a school block at Kambuyi Full...

YONECO TRAINS STAFF ON COMMUNITY SCORE CARD (CSC) PROCESS

Youth Net and Counseling (YONECO) identified this gap and decided to conduct a four-day training on Score Card with an aim of enhancing the...