Tag Archives: africa

Paris: Siabatou Sanneh raised awareness for access to drinking water in Africa.

From Bullenghat, a village in Gambia Siabatou Sanneh, in her forties, took this morning the departure from Paris marathon, walking, a can of water on the head. Her goal: to raise awareness of the problems of kilometers that many Africans have to travel to access water. wearing simple sandals and traditional dress, the walker focused her message on placards: “In ...

Read More »

Cocoa & Chocolate Industry and Ivorian Government Announce Agreement on Improved Cocoa Planting Material

ABIDJAN, Cote d’Ivoire — The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) and Cote d’Ivoire’s Conseil du Café-Cacao have announced an agreement to improve cocoa planting material. The agreement is closely aligned with the Ivorian government’s 2QC national cocoa strategy and comes less than a year after WCF announced CocoaAction, the chocolate and cocoa industry’s strategy for sustainability in the cocoa sector. As part ...

Read More »

Kenya: al-Shabaab kills 147 Christians students

al-Shabaab singled out Christians students for the killing, sparing the life if muslims. At least 147 people, mostly students, have been killed in an assault by al-Shabaab militants on a university in Garissa, north-eastern Kenya, 150 km from Somalia. al-Shabaab heavily armed attackers stormed Garissa University early on Thursday, killing two security guards then firing indiscriminately and randomly on students. ...

Read More »

Cote d’Ivoire: Ouattara’s blind hatred towards Gbagbo’s supporters is the major threat to peace in the country

Cote d’Ivoire – According to a Reuters report, the conviction of ex-president Laurent Gbagbo’s allies for their role in the violence that followed the 2011 election in Ivory Coast has deepened a rift in his party that risks radicalizing hardliners ahead of polls this year in the world’s top cocoa grower, analysts say. The widening divisions between moderate and hardline ...

Read More »

African Petroleum Corporation has recently lost $31.2 Million

The African Petroleum Corporation (APC) is an independent oil and gas exploration company operating ten licences in five countries offshore in West Africa – Côte d’Ivoire, Liberia, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Gambia with a combined net acreage position of 28,955 square kilometres. Recently, African Petroleum Corporation on 10 March 2015 announced a loss of 31.2 million dollars (1400 million dalasis) “in respect ...

Read More »
error: All our content is protected !!