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  1. Oryx Petroleum Co. Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago |

    Oryx Petroleum Co. has received a consensus recommendation of "Hold" from the eight brokerages that are currently covering the stock, reports .


  2. Olympics a long way off as Ghana face LiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    Ghana begin Sunday a potentially long, difficult journey they hope will end at the 2016 Olympic Games football tournament in Brazil. First up for the Black Meteors are Liberia in the initial of three qualifying rounds for a December tournament that will determined which three African countries go to South America.


  3. Blue Point Capital hires Red Ventures exec as principalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PE Hub

    ... and advanced digital marketing teams. His background also includes time with HOPE International in Brazzaville, Congo, and Harris Williams & Co., where he specialized in mergers and acquisitions. Castleberry graduated from Washington and Lee ...


  4. Africa: Malaria - the Preventable Disease That Kills ThousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    As World Malaria Day approaches, the World Health Organization is busy advocating for malaria control and elimination, particularly in the hardest hit continent of Africa. Malaria is a disease caused by a parasite called Plasmodium, transmitted through bites from infected mosquitos and is an endemic, plaguing more than 20 countries in Africa.


  5. Football: Olympic Games qualifying draw for AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | New Vision

    Ghana or Liberia v Congo Brazzaville, Sierra Leone v Cameroon, Mauritania v Mali, Botswana or Kenya v Zambia, Rwanda or Somalia v Nigeria v Ghana, Liberia or Congo, Algeria v Sierra Leone or Cameroon, Gabon v Mauritania or Mali, Ivory Coast v Botswana, Kenya or Zambia, Egypt v Rwanda, Somalia or , Zimbabwe or Swaziland v South Africa, Morocco v Tunisia or Sudan First legs: July 17-19, second: July 31-Aug 2 Note: hosts Senegal and seven third-round winners qualify for a Dec 5-19 tournament and countries finishing first, second and third go to the Olympics. New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.


  6. AT names team for IAAF events.Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | IPPMEDIA

    Athletics Tanzania has unveiled 18 athletes who are expected to prepare for a qualifying event of All Africa Games and IAAF World championships. AT secretary general Suleiman Nyambui named the athletes are Bazil John, Hafidh Khalfan, Sylvester Simon, Augustine Sulle and Gabriel Gerald.


  7. PA Resources AB: PA Resources Postpones Publishing Annual Report and AGMRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Business Wire

    PA Resources AB board of directors has resolved to postpone the publishing of its 2014 annual report and its annual general meeting until a later date pending the completion of a short-term financing agreement. New dates for the publishing of the annual report and the AGM will be announced in due course.


  8. historian uncovers the dark roots of humanitarianismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Stanford

    During building of the Congo-Ocean Railway, men working in forced labor as porters carried supplies over difficult terrain. Stanford historian JP Daughton says that what was intended as a project to lift people out of poverty cost the lives of tens of thousands of indigenous laborers and dislocated communities.


  9. Malaria: The preventable disease that kills thousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Al Jazeera

    As World Malaria Day approaches, the World Health Organization is busy advocating for malaria control and elimination, particularly in the hardest hit continent of Africa. Malaria is a disease caused by a parasite called Plasmodium, transmitted through bites from infected mosquitos and is an endemic, plaguing more than 20 countries in Africa.


  10. Bagerbasey and others qualify for McDan tennis OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GhanaWeb

    Defending champion, Jeff Bagerbaseh and seven others have qualified for the quarter- finals of the second edition of the annual McDan tennis Open championship at the Accra Sports Stadium. With the finals scheduled for Saturday, the tournament has witnessed about 85 participants; 15 females in the five- day tennis fiesta.


  11. Fifty years later: tracing Che Guevara's 'failure' in DR Con......Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New Vision

    Congolese people Floribert Milimba and Tabu Aziza look at copy of the published diary of Cuban-Argentinian guerrilla leader Ernesto Che Guevara in Fizi on March 24, 2015, some 50 years they met him. AFP PHOTO "This is the story of a failure," Marxist guerrilla leader Ernesto "Che" Guevara wrote in his journal after a bid to bring "revolutionary war" to the Congo 50 years ago.


  12. The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Celebrates Its 30th LEED-Certified Diplomatic FacilityRead the original story

    Wednesday | PressReleasePoint

    To celebrate the United States' commitment to the environment this Earth Day, the Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations is pleased to announce the 30th Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design -certified diplomatic facility in Abuja, Nigeria. The new Embassy Annex facility in Abuja received LEEDA Gold certification.


  13. Sports Ministry names Ghana FA boss Nyantakyi in 2015 All Africa Games committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 |

    ... of Finance. The 11th edition of the All Africa Games is scheduled to take place between 4-19 September in Brazzaville, Congo.


  14. Republic of Congo to promote foreign investment in agricultureRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | PressReleasePoint

    Foreign investment in the Republic of the Congo has boomed in recent years, topping $3.5 billion in 2013, making the country the top FDI destination in Central Africa. However, more than 90 per cent of FDI inflows are concentrated in the oil sector and diversifying beyond oil activities is a key priority to stimulate growth and development.


  15. Committee for All Africa Games set upRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | GhanaWeb

    ... the Director of Finance. The 11th edition of the African Games are scheduled for September 4-19, 2015 in Brazzaville, Congo. This year's edition marks the 50th anniversary of the Games, as well as their return to Brazzaville, which hosted the ...


  16. Boxers locked outof African Games.Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | IPPMEDIA

    Participation of Tanzania amateur boxing at the forthcoming All Africa Games and other events organised by African Boxing Confederation hangs in balance as the local federation has an outstanding of $1,800 annual subscription fees. BFT secretary general Makore Mashaga confirmed the development saying the money accumulated from unpaid annual fees of several years ago.


  17. Vodafone M-Pesa and MTN Mobile Money Agree to Interconnect Mobile Money ServicesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Sys-Con Media

    Customers of M-Pesa and MTN Mobile Money in East Africa will be able to transfer money to each other following an agreement between Vodafone Group and MTN Group to interconnect their mobile money services. This interconnect collaboration between the region's two biggest mobile money operators will enable convenient and affordable international remittances between M-Pesa customers in Kenya, Tanzania, Democratic Republic of Congo and Mozambique, and MTN Mobile Money customers in Uganda, Rwanda and Zambia.


  18. Kenya: IMF Upbeat on Kenya, Projects 6.9 Percent GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 |

    THE International Monetary Fund has maintained Kenya's economic growth forecast for this year at 6.9 per cent despite unresolved insecurity challenges, naming it as the fifth fastest growing economy in Africa. In the IMF's April World Economic Outlook 2005 published last week, Kenya's national wealth as measured by gross domestic product is set to increase faster than Rwanda's for the first time in many years and surpass resource-endowed Tanzania next year.


  19. International super star Stromae to thrill KigaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Tukabyine

    The Formidable hit maker disclosed his Africa music tour through his social media accounts and he will perform in Kigali on 20th June at Kigali Serena hotel. Stromae music tour will kick off in countries like Senegal, Congo Brazzaville, Gabon, and DRC and finally be sealed in Rwanda.


  20. Ghana to boycott All African GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 |

    Accra, April 17, GNA - Ghana could boycott the All Africa Games in Congo Brazzaville, scheduled for September, as a result of funding. The various sporting associations have called on government to release funds for their preparations for the multi-discipline competition or forget about Ghana's participation.