5 hrs ago
Emirates News Agency
Mohammed bin Rashid attends day two of Roya Ascot
London, 19 June 2013 - Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum attended today the 2nd day of the Royal Ascot meeting.
15 hrs ago
Bharti Airtel to invest $125 mn in Gabon - Indiatalkies.com
Libreville , June 19: India's Bharti Airtel will invest $125 million more in Gabon to develop the communications network in the central African country.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
South Sudan: South Sudanese Supermodel Appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador
South Sudanese Supermodel and former refugee Alek Wek has been appointed as the UN refugee agency's newest National Goodwill Ambassador, UNHCR reports.
UPDATE 1-Gunvor signs $500 mln deal to create Gabon fuel hub
Switzerland's Gunvor has signed a deal with Gabon to create a joint venture to sell refined oil products along the western coast of Africa, sources said on Tuesday, as the trader seeks to expand in one of the world's fastest growing fuel markets.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Chinese investors look to broaden their African portfolios
Mahamat Mouta Djirabi, a Chadian, walks through the hotel lobby of the New York Forum Africa conference carefully searching for participants to connect with.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
The Future Looks Brighter For Rare Bongo Antelopes
While lowland bongo antelopes are fairly plentiful throughout Western and Central Africa, mountain bongos are critically endangered.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
The Central African Republic: A new grey zone
THE long-troubled Central African Republic is drifting deeper into crisis under an unruly band of rebels whose coup in March ended President FranA ois BozizA©'s decade of rule.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Gabon senator arrested in ritual killing case
A member of Gabon's senate has been arrested in an investigation into the ritual killing of a 12-year-old girl in the central African nation four years ago, the first time a senior politician has been detained in such a case.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Africa: Interview With Founder of the New York Forum Africa
I first conceived of the notion of creating a pan-African economic forum for Africa, in Africa in 2012.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
African varsities end summit, resolve to enhance graduate employment
IT was a major feat for Nigeria when the Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Prof.
Fri May 31, 2013
New Japan malaria vaccine cuts...
A team of Japanese researchers say they have developed a vaccine that cuts the risk of malaria developing in humans by more than two-thirds. A doctor at the Albert Schweitzer Hospital in Lambarene, Gabon, examines on December 11, 2012 a child suffering from fever.
Thu May 30, 2013
Voice of America
ANC: Support for Mugabe's Party Will Lead to Progress
South Africa's President Jacob Zuma, center-right, and Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe, center-left, share a joke as Gabon's President Ali Bongo Ondimba, right, looks on at the African Union summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, May 26, 2013.
Tue May 28, 2013
FIFA Investigates Use of Soccer Development Grant to Gabon
A FIFA appointee is investigating the use of a $548,262 grant paid to Gabon's defense ministry to promote soccer as the sport's ruling body tightens regulations on managing development funds.
Fri May 24, 2013
FATmaison's Translucent Revival Sunset Chapel Enlivens a Forest Clearing in Central Africa
A beautiful new church was recently erected in a forest clearing in Libreville , the capital of Gabon.