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BURKINA FASO : Feeling flush, Mako Gold splashes out on exploration team
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 14:21

Africa Mining Intelligence

GUINEA : Sudden hike in wages stirs up a hornet's nest at SMB
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 12:55

Africa Mining Intelligence

The innocent kids growing up behind bars
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 10:24

Some of these children have never even seen life outside prison but one woman is trying to help. BBC News - Africa

Ethiopia:Govt Is Investigating Foreign Bank Accounts Held By Senior Officials - Report
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 08:28

[Addis Standard] In a meeting with senior government officials including members of his cabinet, Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said the governm...

Survivor of the Rwandan Genocide makes plea for peace.
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 06:23

Clemantine Wamariya, who fled the Rwandan Genocide aged six and is a human rights advocate, makes a plea for peace. BBC News - Africa

Nigeria:Population to Rise 189 Million Between 2018 and 2050 - UN
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 04:30

[Premium Times] Nigeria has been projected to add no fewer than 189 million people to its current population between 2018 and 2050, the UN Department ...

How to stop Ebola spreading
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 02:31

Some simple techniques can help prevent the spread of Ebola. BBC News - Africa

Nigerian students 'tied to cross and whipped' for being late
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 00:19

Three people, including the school's headteacher, are under arrest in Nigeria after the incident. BBC News - Africa

Lionel Messi fever hits South Africa as Barcelona beat Mamelodi
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 20:38

South African football fans are moved to tears by Lionel Messi's cameo role for Barcelona as they beat Mamelodi Sundowns in a friendly. BBC News - Af...

Burundi votes on longer presidential terms
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 18:28

The referendum could see Burundi's President Nkurunziza's mandate extended and has sparked fears of more violence. BBC News - Africa

DR Congo Ebola outbreak spreads to Mbandaka city
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 16:28

Forty-two people have now been infected and 23 people are known to have died. BBC News - Africa

Nigeria:Senate, House Pass 2018 Budget, Raise Spending
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 14:41

[Premium Times] The Senate and the House of Representatives have passed the 2018 budget, raising it by N500 billion. AllAfrica News: Economy, Busines...

Kenya:Tax Reforms Target Top Income Earners
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 08:34

[Nation] Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich has hit Kenya's big earners with a 35 per cent top tax rate, hoping to increase income tax revenues b...

MOZAMBIQUE : Province of Manica beset by illegal artisanal mining operations
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 06:22

Africa Mining Intelligence

Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania in anti-fake news campaign
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 04:35

A new law in Kenya imposes fines of up to $ 50,000 and/or up to two years in prison. BBC News - Africa

Uganda:Govt Slaps New Tax On Bibles and Korans
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 02:22

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has reversed a long-standing tradition and ordered religious groups to start paying taxes on Bib...

Africa:Which Climate-Smart Technologies Will Pay Off for African Farmers?
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 00:51

[CIAT] When Ugandan farmer Eveline Aryemo first tried the NABE 15 improved bean variety, she did not know that this seed contained superior abilities ...

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