2012-03-15 16:01:40Fighting Kony With Beer, Spy Planes and YouTube[IRIN]
It is just before noon in the village of Limaye in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Half a dozen empty beer bottles lie scattered at the feet of five Congolese soldiers lounging in easy chairs beneath a mango tree. A freshly opened bottle is propped-up against an automatic assault rifle lying in the dust.
Thursday, 10-08-15, 17:09Prez. Mahama Courts French Investors[Business Day] President John Dramani Mahama has urged the French investors to take advantage of the conducive business atmosphere in Ghana to invest massively.
Thursday, 10-08-15, 17:09U.S.$1 Billion in Fourth Eurobond[Business Day] An official statement from the Finance Ministry has confirmed news that the country has clinched a $1 billion deal with its fourth Eurobond at a coupon rate of 10.75%.
Thursday, 10-08-15, 17:07Court Renews Detention of Students for Wearing Anti-Torture T-Shirts[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -An Egyptian criminal court renewed on Thursday the detention of two men who have been under preventive detention for over 600 days for wearing anti-torture T-shirts, according to the Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression's (AFTE) official website.
Thursday, 10-08-15, 17:00HRH Princess Lalla Hasna Chairs Opening Ceremony of 6th Islamic Conference of Environment Ministers[MAP] Rabat -HRH Princess Lalla Hasna, Chairwoman of the Mohammed VI Foundation for the Protection of the Environment, chaired, on Thursday at the headquarters of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) in Rabat, the opening ceremony of the 6th Islamic Conference of Environment Ministers, held under the patronage of HM King Mohammed VI under the theme: Climate Change: Future Challenges for Sustainable Development.