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Lake Victoria project empowers women, ends ‘Sex For Fish’ practice

Some traditions on Lake Victoria date back centuries - and some are best banished to the history books. For years, in some fishing communities women...

President Xi urges BRICS leaders to forge new path towards closer...

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday called upon leaders of the BRICS member states to use the Johannesburg forum to kick-start a new journey...

China to invest $14 billion in South Africa: President Ramaphosa

China will invest $14.7 billion in South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on Tuesday following talks with visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping. President Xi arrived...

LIVE BLOG: South Sudan Clashes

Since the fighting begun in the region, many have died while thousands displaced. Aid agencies including the United Nations are grappling with the huge...

Chinese infrastructure: A beacon of hope for Kenya

Kenya lies about 10,000 km away from China. Archaeological evidence shows that back in the 9th century, China was already being traded through the Silk...

11 suspects accused of SGR vandalism charged with economic sabotage

Eleven people who were arrested in connection to vandalism of the multibillion-shilling Standard Gauge Railway line were on Friday charged with sabotage, destruction of...

UNEP-China-Africa Cooperation Programme Media Briefing

The UNEP-China-Africa Cooperation Programme on Environment is a multi-million dollar south-south cooperation partnership has implemented six ground-breaking projects. The projects show-cases innovations in water...

Odinga blames Jubilee for ‘running down economy’

Kenya opposition party, Nasa, has promised to “cushion” Kenyans against the high cost of living within 90 days if its figurehead, Raila Odinga clinches...

BRICS bank to boost South African loans by as much as...

The New Development Bank plans to lend as much as $600 million more in South Africa this year in an effort to spread funding more evenly...

AU Summit 2014: Transforming Africa’s Agriculture

The African Union's 22nd Annual Summit gets underway in the Ethiopian Capital Addis Ababa at a time when the AU is grappling with conflict...
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