2012-03-10 10:18:14Tropical Storm Irina Claims 72 Lives[IRIN]
Less than two weeks after being battered by Cyclone Giovanna, another violent storm has swept over Madagascar killing 72 people and leaving 70,000 homeless, according to the National Disaster Risk Management Agency.
Monday, 09-01-14, 11:41Ghana's Mobile Number Portability Scheme Outstrips South Africa, Kenya and Nigeria[Balancing Act]London -Mobile Number Portability (MNP) schemes have been slow to take off in Sub-Saharan Africa and their performance has not been outstanding. Ghana is the exception and has good reason to be bragging about its success. Russell Southwood spoke to Bob Palitz, a telecom consultant who has been involved in the MNP process from its policy and planning stages through to implementation and launch.