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Zimbabwe renames Harare airport after Robert Mugabe
  • Fri, 10 Nov 2017 12:31

The president, 93, says he will stand for re-election amid speculation about his successor. BBC News - Africa

International Criminal Court probes Burundi 'crimes against humanity'
  • Fri, 10 Nov 2017 06:25

It comes weeks after the country became the first to withdraw from the International Criminal Court. BBC News - Africa

Mauritanian blogger's death sentence cut to two years
  • Fri, 10 Nov 2017 04:34

An appeals court in Mauritania reduces the blogger's sentence for insulting the Prophet Muhammad. BBC News - Africa

UN releases Central African Republic war crimes suspects
  • Fri, 10 Nov 2017 02:21

Confidential documents seen by the BBC detail the release of rebel fighters and a peacekeeper's disappearance. BBC News - Africa

CONGO-K : Shamrock makes its clash with Gecamines official
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 18:21

Africa Mining Intelligence

SOUTH AFRICA : Implats takes on US to recover debt from Khosla family
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 16:19

Africa Mining Intelligence

Nigeria:Govt Disagrees With Moody's Downgrade
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 14:21

[Daily Trust] Ratings agency Moody's has cut Nigeria's long-term foreign-currency bond to B1 from Ba3 and kept its outlook stable, saying Nigerian eff...

Africa:Why Private Sector Hype About Middle Class Isn't Helpful
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:29

[The Conversation Africa] The African middle class is of huge interest to business. This was confirmed again recently by well attended seminars in Sou...

MALI : Clashing of swords at Pearl Gold's AGM?
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 08:57

Africa Mining Intelligence

SWAZILAND : Umcebo Mining recovers its debts in Swaziland
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 06:45

Africa Mining Intelligence

NAMIBIA : VM Investment behind AfriTin Mining's IPO
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 04:23

Africa Mining Intelligence

Zimbabwe's sacked Vice-President Mnangagwa 'flees'
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 00:23

Robert Mugabe says his former deputy had asked church prophets when the president would die. BBC News - Africa

TANZANIA : John de Vries' plans to reach graphite podium
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 22:25

Africa Mining Intelligence

Malawi:Civil Servant's Photos to Be On Payroll to Curb Ghost Workers
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 20:24

[Nyasa Times] Department of Human Resource Management and Development has embarked on an exercise six week programme to emboss pictures of civil serva...

Kenya:High Production Costs a Threat to Tea Sales
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 18:24

[Nation] Kenya risks losing its top spot as a leading tea exporter resulting from high cost of production that is making the country's beverage uncomp...

GUINEA : Sudheer Godabole takes a stab at gemstone trading
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 16:20

Africa Mining Intelligence

Nigeria targets recovery in record budget for 2018
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 14:22

President Muhammadu Buhari hopes to lift oil production and keep peace in the Niger Delta. BBC News - Africa

Nigeria:Buhari Presents 2018 Budget to National Assembly
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 12:30

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday formally presented an N8.6 trillion 2018 budget to a joint session of the National Assembly. Al...

Nigeria:Taraba State to Implement Anti-Open Grazing Law January 2018
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 10:25

[Vanguard] Abuja -GOVERNOR Darius Isiaku of Taraba State, yesterday, said the implementation of grazing law in the state will take effect from January...

Tanzania President John Magufuli sacks officials after TV scolding
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 08:36

Tanzania's John Magufuli dismisses two officials who forgot details of public works budget. BBC News - Africa

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