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Uganda: MPs Demand That Govt Get Strategies to Trim Sugar Prices
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 18:24

[Monitor] Parliament on Wednesday poked holes in a statement by government explaining the causes of the current sugar crisis, characterised by high pr...

CONGO-K : DRC Mining Week 2017: Gecamines invents production-sharing for mines
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 16:27

Africa Mining Intelligence

South Africa: Hackers Post Gory Images on Basic Education Website
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 12:30

[News24Wire] Hackers gained access to the Basic Education Department's website on Wednesday evening, posting gory photos and a message addressed "to t...

Ethiopia asks for extension of Saudi amnesty deadline
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 10:21

Ethiopia asks Saudi Arabia for an extension of its visa amnesty for illegal migrants so more can leave. BBC News - Africa

Nigeria corruption investigator Austin Okwor survives shooting
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 08:22

The investigator is reported to have narrowly escaped death in the Port Harcourt attack. BBC News - Africa

Ethiopia: Govt Eyeing Cluster Centers to Fast Track Industrialization
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 06:21

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is eyeing at strengthening its Small and Medium Scale (SMS) manufacturing industries through shared infrastructure of clus...

Africa: Africa's Relationship With China Is Ancient History
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 02:24

[Africa In Fact] In 2002 South Africa's Parliament unveiled a digital reproduction of a map - of China, the Middle East and Africa - that some specula...

MOZAMBIQUE : Veterans put muscle and money into mines
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 22:20

Africa Mining Intelligence

NAMIBIA : Jeb Bush's donor Oberndorf leaves Namibia Rare Earths
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 20:20

Africa Mining Intelligence

Malawi: Govt to Impose Curfew On Night Buses, Trucks - Report
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:21

[Nyasa Times] Government has said it will impose a curfew on all buses and trucks travelling at night, saying all passenger and goods vehicles should ...

Africa agriculture pioneer wins 2017 World Food Prize
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 16:20

African Development Bank president Akinwumi Adesina wins the prestigious World Food Prize for his work to boost yields and farm incomes. BBC News - A...

Nigeria: Country's Extractive Industry Still Very Opaque - Report
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:26

[Premium Times] A report released on Wednesday has ranked Nigeria's oil and gas and mining sectors as among the most opaque in the world. AllAfrica N...

GHANA : Van Eck, sensitive to Muddy Waters' attacks on Asanko
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:21

Africa Mining Intelligence

MAURITIUS : Denham Capital ramps up mining investments via Tremont
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:29

Africa Mining Intelligence

George Soros 'plotted to oust Equatorial Guinea's leader'
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:23

The claim has been made by a former British mercenary who led his own failed coup attempt in 2004. BBC News - Africa

Zimbabwe: Construction On Wetlands Ramps Up Water Stress
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 06:29

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Harare -Wetlands can ease the impacts of a changing climate by maintaining groundwater levels and protecting areas from t...

GUINEA : Nothing can stop Ng Chau Leung David's mining foray
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 02:23

Africa Mining Intelligence

Africa: Ross Outlines Trump's Commercial Policy Toward Africa
  • Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:26

[allAfrica] Last week in a speech to the U.S.-Africa Business Summit sponsored by the Corporate Council on Africa, Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross s...

Nigerian university builds trench to stop Boko Haram attacks
  • Tue, 27 Jun 2017 20:20

The university in north-eastern Nigeria has repeatedly been attacked by Boko Haram militants. BBC News - Africa

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