Africa Posts

Nigeria Seizes Passport Of Ousted Central Bank Boss

By Correspondent , 21 , Feb 2014


Abuja (AFP) - On Friday Nigerian intelligence agents seized the passport of ousted central bank boss Lamido Sanusi when he landed at the international airport in Lagos, Nasir el Rufai .. Read More →

WFP Allegiance Pledge To Zimbabwe

By Correspondent , 21 , Feb 2014


Visiting United Nations World Food Programme executive director Ms Ertharin Cousin yesterday met Acting President Cde Joice Mujuru to discuss the agency’s work in Zimbabwe. Speaking to the media after .. Read More →

Nigerian Central Bank Governor Suspended By Goodluck Jonathan

By Correspondent , 21 , Feb 2014


Abuja (AFP) - Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan suspended the central bank governor on Thursday for alleged financial recklessness, sidelining a prominent government critic as he readies for an expected re-election .. Read More →

3000 Extra Troops Deployed To Central African Republic

By Hilda Desai , 21 , Feb 2014


United Nations (United States) – The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon at the Security Council Thursday called for a rapid reinforcement "of at least 3,000 troops" to Central African Republic .. Read More →

"Africa Only" Phosphates Mine To Be Set Up Morocco

By Correspondent , 20 , Feb 2014


Bamako (AFP) - Morocco is to build a production unit for phosphate destined exclusively for the African market, an official told AFP on the sidelines of a state visit of .. Read More →

Rates Hike Expected As Inflation Rises in South African

By Correspondent , 20 , Feb 2014


Johannesburg (AFP) - South African consumer prices rose 5.8 percent in January, official statistics showed on Wednesday, tipping the scales towards another interest rate rise when the reserve bank next .. Read More →

Ghanaian Men Rank Third In The World In Average Penis Size

By Correspondent , 20 , Feb 2014


By Myjoyonline Ghanaian men have been ranked third in the world, with an average penis length of 17.2 centimetres, a recently published research on the average erect penis lengths of .. Read More →

South Africa Vow To Hunt Illegal Miners

By Correspondent , 19 , Feb 2014


Johannesburg (AFP) - South Africa's elite police unit vowed on Tuesday to hunt down the kingpins behind widespread illegal mining, as more than 20 men trapped down a mothballed gold .. Read More →

SCMZ And Civil Society Call For Stiffer Penalties Against Rape Perpetrators

By Correspondent , 19 , Feb 2014


By Admire Machiwenyika The Students Movement of Zimbabwe supports the motion to the Parliament by Harare West Member of Parliament Jessie Majome that calls for a mandatory 30 year sentence .. Read More →