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South Africa: AMCU Member Shot and Killed in Front of 6-Year-Old Daughter
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 10:23

[News24Wire] The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) says one of its members at the Lonmin mine in Wonderkop, North West, was sho...

BOTSWANA : A very mining ending for members of parliament
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 08:24

Africa Mining Intelligence

Could maggots save global food supplies?
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 06:20

Could maggots boost global food output? One South African firm is using them to boost limited stocks of fishmeal. BBC News - Africa

Kenya election: Chief prosecutor orders inquiry into electoral commission
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 02:23

An inquiry is ordered into the electoral commission after last month's presidential poll was ruled void. BBC News - Africa

Nigeria: The Controversial Multi-Million Dollar Steel Deal Brokered By a Minister
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:25

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has, through the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, been mediating in a multi-million dea...

Nigeria: Huge NPLS, Fragile Economic Growth to Top Agenda At MPC Meeting Monday
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 22:21

[This Day] When the Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) meets tomorrow and Tuesday, issues bordering on huge non-performing...

Zannah Mustapha founded a school that teaches Boko Haram children
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 20:22

Zannah Mustapha founded a school for children affected by Boko Haram violence in the heartland of the Islamist insurgency in Nigeria. BBC News - Afri...

BURKINA FASO : Oumarou Idani counting on Rabat's help in mining sector
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 18:21

Africa Mining Intelligence

Nigeria: Controversy Trails Uber Drivers' Operations At Abuja Airport
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 16:20

[Premium Times] The operations of Uber drivers have come under attack at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, NAIA, Abuja, following resistance f...

MADAGASCAR : Financier John Lee aspires to revive Dablova gold mine
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 14:21

Africa Mining Intelligence

MOZAMBIQUE : The final sprint for Balama graphite
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 12:23

Africa Mining Intelligence

GUINEA : On your screens soon: the Boke bauxite insurrection
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 08:20

Africa Mining Intelligence

Gambia's all-female oyster catchers
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 06:19

The BBC meets the women in Gambia who are harvesting oysters for food and for water purification. BBC News - Africa

NIGER : The juniors laying money on an uranium upturn
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 04:23

Africa Mining Intelligence

Nigeria: Shady Steel Negotiations Allegedly Brokered by Minister
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 02:23

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government has, through the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, been mediating in a multi-million dea...

Nigeria: Relief As Opec Extends Exemption From Oil Production Cut
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 00:22

[This Day] Yenagoa -The meeting of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) of OPEC and Non-OPEC Countries in Vienna, Austria, yesterday exte...

Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe describes Donald Trump as a 'gold Goliath'
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 22:20

Zimbabwe's president appears to mock the US president during a speech at the UN general assembly. BBC News - Africa

AFRICA/SOUTH AFRICA : Polyglot continues to strengthen foothold on continent
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 20:19

Africa Mining Intelligence

What's Up Africa: Angola and Uganda's presidents and a Kenyan ballet star
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 18:22

What's Up Africa looks at presidential change in Angola, demonstrations in Uganda and a Kenyan ballet dancer who wants to take up a scholarship in the...

Malawi: Man Arrested Over Fake Kwacha Currency
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 16:21

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Mulanje have arrested a 36-year-old man for allegedly being found with fake currency. AllAfrica News: Economy, Busines...

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