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Acquisition of Afric Power and Tieri gives ENGIE strong local presence to accelerate its expansion in energy services in West and Central Africa

ENGIE (www.ENGIE-Africa.com) has signed an agreement to acquire two companies specialising in energy services in West Africa. Afric Power and Tieri (www.Tieri.com) employ more than 140 people specialising in the design, installation and maintenance of electrical systems and automated control …

Liberia’s Ruling Party Ousts President Johnson Sirleaf

Liberia’s ruling Unity Party has expelled the country’s outgoing president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, from the party.

Unity voted her out late Saturday. She was ousted because of her alleged decision not to support Vice President Joseph Boakai, the party’s candidate …

With N14b on offer, Western Lotto raises stakes with Powerball Max

LAGOS, Nigeria, Jan. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gaming and entertainment firm Western Lotto Nigeria Limited has raised the stakes in the gaming business in Nigeria with the introduction of Powerball Max, one of the latest games in the franchise.

CAHORA BASSA HYDRO INTENDS TO KEEP FLOODGATES AT ITS DAM CLOSED

MAPUTO, Hidroelectrica de Cahora Bassa (HCB), the company which operates the Cahora Bassa hydro-electric project on the Zambezi River in the western Mozambican province of Tete, intends to keep the floodgates at the dam closed throughout the current rainy season …

UN Official: Trump’s Vulgar Comments on Africa, Haiti Shameful

GENEVA The U.N. human rights office has sharply criticized U.S. President Donald Trump’s vulgar comments on migrants from Africa and Haiti, calling them shocking and shameful.

Trump’s reportedly crude outburst against migrants from the African continent and Haiti have set …

False South African National Defence Force Recruitment Advertisement on Social Media

The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) has noted that there are false advertisements that have been circulating on social media on recruitment of new members for Military Skills Development System (MSDS).

The SANDF has not issued any advertisement with …