Deadly Attack On UN Base in South Sudan

Updated: Fri 18 Apr, 08:36 am

Armed youths allegedly from Bor, the capital of Jonglei State, have attacked a nearby United Nations compound, killing women and children from the Nuer ethnic group who were taking refuge there. read more »

Obama Initiative Aims to 'Light Up' Africa

Updated: Fri 18 Apr, 11:32 am

During his visit to three African countries, President Barack Obama announced an initiative aiming to double access to electricity across in Sub Saharan Africa. A U.S.$7 billion commitment to 'Power … read more »

IMF Confirms Liberia Budget Shortfall

Updated: Thu 10 Apr, 11:01 am

The International Monetary Fund has confirmed media reports that a revenue shortfall constrained the operations of the Liberian government. An IMF statement says the overall fiscal deficit is … read more »