- Africa: Equator Prize for Sustainable Land Management in Africa
[OSISA]Spread the Word -Nominations are now open for the prestigious Equator Prize for Sustainable Land Management (SLM) in Sub-Saharan Africa. Almost anyone running successful SLM projects at the community level can apply. ...
All Africa. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 18:54:52 GMT.
- Player suspended for 'Sisi' sign
Egypt's FA suspends Salah Amin after accusing him of gesturing in support of the country's military chief.
BBC News. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 18:12:29 GMT.
- Vodafone taps Huawei for network upgrade
Vodafone is adding Huawei to its roster of primary vendors for Project Spring, its $11 billion network upgrade. Huawei joins Ericsson and NSN in supplying Vodafone, which is upgrading its network in 15 countries in Europe and Africa. ...
Martha Degrasse. RCR Wireless. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:33:31 +0000.
- Turkish lira, South African rand set for further losses this year
Turkey’s lira will weaken more this year, caught in the crosshairs of emerging market capital outflows and an ascendant U.S. dollar, according to a Reuters poll
Hurriyet. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:22:00 +0200.
- PGMs Get Yet Another Boost From South African Power Blackouts
(Kitco News) - Platinum group metals got a boost from yet another factor Thursday when news emerged that South African utility Eskom Holdings began rationing electricity.
By Kitco News. Forbes. Thu, 6 Mar 2014 15:21:00 GMT.
- Kenya, Sudan match off in venue row
A friendly international between Kenya and Sudan is called off following a row over the venue and timing of the match.
BBC News. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 13:05:07 GMT.
- Skeletons uncovered in mass graves in Somalia
An American volunteer gently brushes away dirt to reveal the bones of a Somali victim buried in a mass grave some 30 years ago. ...
Miami Herald. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:45 EST.
- Libya: Niger extradites Gadhafi's son al-Saadi
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Libya says Niger has extradited Moammar Gadhafi's son al-Saadi, who fled as his father's regime crumbled in 2011 and who was under house arrest in the desert West African nation ever since.
U. S. News & World Report. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 08:08:38 GMT.
- Logistics will be a challenge for latest African mission
Small advance team is ready for deployment.
European Voice. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 04:39:00 GMT.
- UN Extends Arms Embargo on Somalia
The United Nations Security Council has extended a partial arms embargo on Somalia through October after reports surfaced that militants are getting weapons intended for government forces. ...
Voice of America. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 21:21:39 -0500.