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IVORY COAST : Randgold, Teranga and Resolute take the lead over Afema
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 16:19

Africa Mining Intelligence

Zimbabwe: Mugabe's Ruling Zanu-PF Banks On New Party Card
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 14:22

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party has come up with a novel way of enticing new members - issuing party cards that can also be used as bank ...

Nigeria: State Oil Firm 'Pocketed' N3.88 Trillion Belonging to Govt By 2015 - Audit Report
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 12:20

[Premium Times] Cumulative unremitted revenue from domestic crude oil sales by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, stood at about N3.87...

Namibia: Architect Chains Himself in Protest
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 08:20

[New Era] Oshakati -Former mayor of Oshakati Ben Kathindi spent three hours on Friday chained to a pole in scorching heat, protesting silently against...

Ethiopian pop star Teddy Afro's album launch stopped by police
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 06:21

Teddy's 15-track album Ethiopia is the quickest selling album in the country's history. BBC News - Africa

Africa: The 3 Kinds of WhatsApp Users in Kenya
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 04:20

[Nation] Social media is a double-edged sword. It can cut both ways, by making you big or destroying your entire future. AllAfrica News: Economy, Bus...

Burundi committed crimes against humanity - UN
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 02:27

The report details killings, torture and rape which have been committed largely by government forces. BBC News - Africa

Kenya school fire that killed nine girls 'not an accident'
  • Mon, 04 Sep 2017 20:19

The fire that killed nine girls was started deliberately, government officials say. BBC News - Africa

Uganda: Why President Museveni Fired Energy Minister Isabalija
  • Mon, 04 Sep 2017 18:22

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -How pride, Kabagambe's ghost, and Chinese investors sealed his fate AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

Alastair Leithead: What next for Kenya?
  • Mon, 04 Sep 2017 14:22

The Supreme Court's unprecedented decision to order a new vote means more uncertainty for the country. BBC News - Africa

Caf calls off next week's CHAN inspection visit to Kenya
  • Mon, 04 Sep 2017 10:20

The Confederation of African Football scraps its forthcoming inspection visit to Kenya, hosts of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN). BBC Ne...

2018 World Cup: Nigeria inspired by Carl Ikeme to qualify for Russia
  • Mon, 04 Sep 2017 08:22

Nigeria face Cameroon in a 2018 World Cup qualifier on Monday, with their coach saying they are inspired by Carl Ikeme who is battling leukaemia. BBC...

Bell Pottinger chief Henderson quits over S Africa campaign
  • Mon, 04 Sep 2017 04:22

James Henderson's firm Bell Pottinger was accused of a "hateful" campaign to stir racial tensions. BBC News - Africa

Nigeria: Resident Doctors Threaten Strike As Kogi Doctors Reject 50%
  • Mon, 04 Sep 2017 02:20

[Premium Times] RESIDENT DOCTORS TO BEGIN STRIKE AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

Nigeria: We Deserve Customer Satisfaction, Central Bank Told
  • Mon, 04 Sep 2017 00:19

[Vanguard] Bank customers in the country have called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to ensure commercial banks live up to their mandate of satis...

Cyril Ramaphosa: South African deputy president admits affair
  • Sun, 03 Sep 2017 22:20

He denied reports of multiple affairs, saying political opponents were trying to smear him. BBC News - Africa

2018 World Cup: Morocco thrash Mali as Tunisia and Cape Verde also win
  • Sun, 03 Sep 2017 20:22

Morocco put six past Mali as Cape Verde stun South Africa and Tunisia beat DR Congo to maintain their 100% record in 2018 World Cup qualifying. BBC N...

Uganda: Why Twitter's 'New' Terms of Service Are Making People Mad
  • Sun, 03 Sep 2017 18:19

[Independent (Kampala)] Twitter has made some changes to its terms of service (ToS) for it users that take effect in October. AllAfrica News: Economy...

Broos - Cameroon World Cup hopes are over
  • Sun, 03 Sep 2017 16:21

Hugo Broos says Cameroon's 2018 World Cup qualification hopes are all but over following the African champions' 4-0 defeat to Nigeria on Friday in Uyo...

Algeria lose in Zambia; Ivory Coast beat Gabon
  • Sun, 03 Sep 2017 10:21

Algeria's hopes of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup are left in tatters after a 3-1 defeat in Zambia as Ivory Coast win 3-0 in Gabon. BBC News - Afr...

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