Daily Archives: August 3, 2017

AFRICAB DEVELOPMENT BANK PLEASED WITH GHANA’S MANAGEMENT OF ITS ECONOMY

Ghana can access 500 million US dollars annually from the African Development Bank (AfDB) for its development programmes over a three-year period in view of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s prudent management of the economy, says AfDB President …

EAST AFRICAN STANDBY FORCE DISCUSS PLANNED MANOEUVRES IN SUDAN

Officials from countries contributing troops to the East African Standby Force are holding discussions in Addis Ababa this week about the manoeuvres it plans to conduct in Sudan in November this year.The four-day meeting has brought together diplomats,…

PRETORIA FILES APPLICATION AGAINS LEGALIZATION OF CANNABIS

The State has filed an application in the High Court here to disallow expert evidence supporting the legalization of dagga (cannabis), which has further delayed the so-called dagga trial in its third day Wednesday.Partners Julian Stobbs and Myrtle Clar…

SOUTH AFRICAN EXPERTS RAISE CLIMATE CHANGE CONCERNS

Experts in South Africa say climate change has come faster to South Africa than was expected and that droughts are becoming more prolific in the country.University of Cape Town water researcher Kevin Winter said here Wednesday that this had given plann…