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World Cup qualifier between South Africa and Senegal to be replayed
  • Thu, 07 Sep 2017 08:20

A World Cup qualifier between South Africa and Senegal will be replayed after the match referee was banned for life by Fifa. BBC News - Africa

Nigeria: U.S. Threatens to Bar Nigerian Airlines
  • Thu, 07 Sep 2017 06:26

[Vanguard] The United States Federal Aviation Administration has given Nigerian airlines a 65-day ultimatum to resolve specified security issues or ri...

2018 World Cup: Egypt 'one step closer' to Russia
  • Thu, 07 Sep 2017 04:22

Egypt midfielder Sam Morsy says the Pharaohs have moved 'one step closer' to a first World Cup appearance since 1990 after beating Uganda 1-0 on Tuesd...

Uganda murders: Twenty women killed in four months
  • Thu, 07 Sep 2017 02:20

Twenty women have been killed in the past four months in and around the capital, Kampala. BBC News - Africa

Togo protests against Faure Gnassingbé
  • Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:19

Protesters want an end to the rule of President Faure Gnassingbé, who succeeded his father in 2005. BBC News - Africa

Tanzania: Govt Lifts Ban On Tanzanite Miners
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 22:21

[Citizen] Government has lifted a ban imposed on Gem & Rock Venture Mine and two mines operated by TanzaniteOne Mining Limited at Mirerani in Simanjir...

SADC condemns killing of Lesotho army chief Khoantle Motsomotso
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 20:20

Southern Africa's regional body sends a team to help avert a political crisis. BBC News - Africa

Ethiopia: Fire At Biggest Stadium Construction Site Kills Seven
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 18:19

[Addis Standard] Families of the deceased were offered just 15,000 Birr (about US$ 640) as compensation while the injured have received medical treat...

CONGO-K : Pascal Beveraggi tightens grip on Necotrans' mining division
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 16:20

Africa Mining Intelligence

SA's Anderson reaches US Open semis
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 14:19

South Africa's Kevin Anderson ends American hopes in the men's singles as he beats Sam Querrey to reach the US Open semi-finals. BBC News - Africa

ANGOLA : Cuando Cubango iron ore sea-bound once again
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 12:22

Africa Mining Intelligence

EFF, DA say Zuma could stay - but must be investigated anyway - Mail & Guardian
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 10:25

LONG READIn theory, a President can do extraordinary things and still remain in office in South Africa, duelling parties agreed in the Constitutional ...

Nigeria and South Africa both come out of recession
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 08:26

The economies of both Nigeria and South Africa grew in the last financial quarter. BBC News - Africa

Arrested Rwandan politician Diane Rwigara released
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 06:19

Diane Rwigara is alleged to have forged signatures supporting her presidential bid. BBC News - Africa

CONGO-K : Apollinaire Bulindi banks on Indians for Ulindi River gold
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 04:22

Africa Mining Intelligence

ANGOLA : Jeweler Alvaro Freitas to handle sale of artisanal gold
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 02:19

Africa Mining Intelligence

Lesotho army chief Khoantle Motsomotso shot dead
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 00:19

The prime minister has urged people to stay calm after the general and two others were killed in a shootout. BBC News - Africa

South Africa: SA Exits Recession With 2.5 Percent GDP Growth
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 22:23

[News24Wire] South Africa's gross domestic product has rebounded with 2.5% growth for the second quarter of the year. AllAfrica News: Economy, Busine...

Kenya election: Raila Odinga threatens re-run election boycott
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 20:25

Opposition leader Raila Odinga says the changes needed for a credible election are not yet in place. BBC News - Africa

UGANDA : Yoweri Museveni wants to offer Acacia artisanal Mubende gold
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 18:22

Africa Mining Intelligence

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