One Killed in Sudan as Thousands Rally for Faster Reform

KHARTOUM, SUDAN – One person was killed and several others injured during largely peaceful demonstrations in Sudan on Tuesday, a government spokesman said, as tens of thousands of people took to the streets demanding faster reform and greater civilian rule in the country’s transition toward democracy. Waving Sudanese flags, protesters gathered in Khartoum and its […]


Violence Erupts in Ethiopia After Popular Singer Is Killed

At least eight people were killed and 80 hurt in and around Addis Ababa when protests erupted after Haacaaluu Hundeessaa, a popular Ethiopian singer and musician, was killed. Haacaaluu was shot dead, police said, in what Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed calls “an evil act.” “This is an act committed and inspired by domestic and foreign […]


Envisaged UB Innovation Centre to Prop Up Botswana Economy – Chinese Ambassador

The envisaged University of Botswana innovation centre has potential to transform Botswana’s economy, says Chinese Ambassador to Botswana, Dr Zhao Yanbo. Dr Zhao was speaking at a short ceremony the University of Botswana organised on June 25, 2020 to appreciate a P400 000 donation the Chinese Embassy made towards the innovation centre. The Engineering and […]

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Auction Results (June 30)

The 7-day BoBC yield declined slightly to 0.99 percent from 1.00 percent of the previous week, for a paper maturing on July 8, 2020. For a 91-day paper maturing on September 29, 2020, the yield increased marginally to 1.01 percent from 1.00 percent. The summarised results of the auction held on June 30, 2020 are […]

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‫شركة MedAlliance تنال اعتماد علامة الأمان الأوروبية لبالون التصريف البطيء لعقار سيروليموس عبر دعامة SELUTION SLR™ لعلاج الشريان التاجي

نايون، سويسرا، 30 من يونيو 2020 /PRNewswire/ — أعلنت MedAlliance عن اعتمادها للمرة الثانية مقابل معايير علامة الأمان الأوروبية (CE) لجهازها SELUTION SLR™ 014 PTCA المستخدم في توسيع الشريان التاجي عن طريق الجلد، وهو عبارة عن بالون جديد للتصريف البطي لعقار سيروليموس المستخدم في علاج أمراض الشريان التاجي. ويشمل ذلك الدواعي الطبية المرتبطة بالإصابات المستجدة […]

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Komet Provides Update on Filing of Q1 2020 Financial Disclosure and Announces Delayed Holding of AGM

MONTREAL, June 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Komet Resources Inc. (“Komet” or the “Corporation”) (TSX-V : KMT) provides an update with respect to filing of its interim financial statements and related MD&A for the three months ended March 31, 2020 (the “Required Q1 Filings“). The Corporation is providing this update in accordance with Decision No 2020-PDG-0023 of the Autorité […]