Category Archives: Business

Militants Attack Libyan Election Commission, 12 Killed

Libyan officials say an attack on the country’s electoral commission in the capital Tripoli has killed at least 12 people.

At least one of the attackers blew himself up inside while other militants stormed the …

PROTESTERS VANDALISE HOSPITAL FACILITIES IN SOUTH AFRICA

JOHANNESBURG, The Gauteng Department of Health has condemned the ongoing acts of vandalism and disruption of services at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital during an unprotected strike.

Protesters included nurses and porters from various organisations …

AFRICA’S DEMOCRATIC ‘LAGGARDS’ MUST LISTEN TO CALLS FOR CHANGE – FORMER LIBERIAN PRES SIRLEAF

KIGALI– African leaders resisting “democratic transformation” must heed their citizens’ calls for change, former Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said after receiving an award aimed at promoting good leadership on the continent.

Without naming specific …

Malawians Protest Corruption Ahead of Former President’s Return

Business came to a standstill in Malawi’s commercial capital Friday, with the city’s main road almost deserted and many shops and businesses temporarily closed, as hundreds of people marched against corruption and bad governance.

The …

Watchdogs Warn of Worldwide Threats to Press Freedom

Incessant attacks on the media by populist politicians are posing a threat to major democracies, two international watchdogs said on Wednesday.

In their annual reports on the state of press freedom around the world, Reporters …