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Kenya: Lecturers Set to Issue Fresh Strike Notice
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 18:21

[Nation] Lecturers in 31 public universities are once again set to strike after their union leaders endorsed the plan on Friday. AllAfrica News: Econ...

Ivorian Herve Guy diagnosed with heart problem
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 16:20

Saudi side Al-Qadisiyah FC allow their Ivorian player Hervé Guy to leave the club for treatment after doctors diagnose him with a heart condition. B...

LESOTHO : New mines minister to present his number in Perth
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 14:25

Africa Mining Intelligence

Nigeria: Investigation: How Former Oil Minister (and Her Men) Bled Nigeria
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 12:19

[Premium Times] On the night of Friday June 7, 2013, a pre-wedding party was in progress at the Cavalli Club - named after the renowned Italian fashio...

Nadal beats Anderson in US Open final
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 10:23

Rafael Nadal wins his third US Open and 16th Grand Slam title with a one-sided win over Kevin Anderson in New York. BBC News - Africa

WATCH: All SA's state-owned enterprises captured: Deputy President - eNCA
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 08:19

KIMBERLEY - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says all state-owned enterprises have been captured, because certain families have been allowed to wreak ...

Slot machines 'hard to resist' for young in Ghana
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 06:19

A lack of employment in rural Ghana is contributing to a growing addition to gambling. BBC News - Africa

CONGO-K : Can Grant Dempsey help ease Gecamines' predicament?
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 04:21

Africa Mining Intelligence

ETHIOPIA : Doha targets Oromia mines
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 02:21

Africa Mining Intelligence

Chad: In Backing Chad, the West Faces Moral Hazards
  • Mon, 11 Sep 2017 00:21

[ICG] The West sees Chad as a reliable ally in the fight against extremists in the African Sahel. But it needs to take more care. Chad is breaking pri...

CONGO-K : Local communities lash out at Banro
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 22:23

Africa Mining Intelligence

'Mo' problems, mo' jokes' - meet Africa's best comedians
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 20:19

Ahead of the Savanna Comics' Choice Awards in South Africa this weekend, meet some of the continent's best comedians. BBC News - Africa

What's Up Africa: Can you give Hell a makeover?
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 18:20

Satirist Ikenna Azuike takes on the ultimate PR challenge, and other stories. BBC News - Africa

East Africa: Gas and Oil Key in East African Integration
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 16:21

[Deutsche Welle] Gas-rich Tanzania hosts a two-day congress aimed at bringing together policymakers and experts in the oil and gas industry. But the c...

Nigerian Taekwondo fighter kicks gender inequality where it hurts
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 14:19

Nigeria's youngest Taekwondo referee on fighting gender inequality and taking on a street thief. BBC News - Africa

UGANDA : Museveni wants to close Tibet Hima chapter on Kilembe
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 06:23

Africa Mining Intelligence

Africa: Africa's Growth Engine Is Running Low On Fuel
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 04:19

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Africa is being hit by falling aid, foreign investment and domestic resources. AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Fin...

Zimbabwe: Economy Recovering, Mugabe Tells the Zanu-PF Central Committee
  • Sun, 10 Sep 2017 00:22

[New Zimbabwe] DESPITE the cash shortages the Zimbabwean economy is slowly recovering driven by mining and agriculture, President Robert Mugabe has cl...

New mummies discovered in tomb near Luxor, Egypt
  • Sat, 09 Sep 2017 22:21

The tomb, found by archaeologists near the city of Luxor, belonged to a goldsmith. BBC News - Africa

Africa: Most Notorious Insects - the Bugs That Hit Agriculture the Hardest
  • Sat, 09 Sep 2017 20:22

[The Conversation Africa] The dreaded crop-eating fall armyworm continues to spread across Africa like wildfire. This invasive insect pest, first repo...

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