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IVORY COAST : MP Ali Kader Coulibaly picked to douse tensions at Randgold mine
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 04:24

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Zimbabwe:Beer Shortages Loom
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 02:22

[The Herald] Imbibers and soft drink lovers are headed for hard times as the products are fast running out on retail shelves amid revelations that the...

Gambia:Economic Recovery Gaining Traction, Says IMF
  • Thu, 10 May 2018 00:20

[IMF] Debt vulnerabilities remain high. Ensuring debt sustainability will require firm fiscal discipline, the mobilization of sizable and sustained e...

AFRICA : Africa Risk Consulting seeks mileage out of rising mining prices
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 22:27

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GUINEA : US sanctions and power cuts weigh on Friguia alumina
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 20:19

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Kenya:Safaricom Full-Year Profit Hits U.S.$550 Million
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 18:48

[Nation] Safaricom has announced Wednesday that its net profit for the year ended March 2018 grew to Sh55.3 billion, compared to Sh48.4 billion the ye...

Nigerian 'syrup' ban raids lead to companies closing
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 16:23

Three Nigerian pharmaceutical companies are closed after being raided by authorities. BBC News - Africa

Africa:African Growth Picks Up but Debt a Concern, Says IMF
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 14:44

[Vanguard] Growth across sub-Saharan African will rise to 3.4 percent this year from 2.8 percent in 2017, but in the continent's poorest countries, de...

Zimbabwe women's anti-poaching group protecting elephants
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 12:23

Zimbabwe's armed female anti-poaching unit protects one of Africa's biggest elephant populations. BBC News - Africa

Belgium gasses chicks due to fly to Congo
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 10:48

Firefighters were called in to end the birds' suffering as they were suffocating in a hot container. BBC News - Africa

IVORY COAST : Bictogo brothers reconcile political class over Lizetta bauxite
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 08:57

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Zambia university apologises for 'half-naked' poster
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 06:21

A university library in Zambia has removed a notice telling female students to dress "modestly". BBC News - Africa

Africa:African Countries Need to Push Climate Smart Agriculture
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 04:28

[The Aspen Institute] The World Bank recently launched one of its largest climate smart agriculture initiatives in India. Through this $ 420 million ...

Ebola: DR Congo confirms new outbreak in country's north-west
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 02:20

There are two confirmed cases and 17 deaths where the virus is suspected in Bikoro, officials say. BBC News - Africa

Africa:Ethiopia Has the Potential to be the China of Africa
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 00:25

[Ethiopian Herald] The Growth and Transformation Plans Ethiopia designed to push its economy into lower middle income status by 2025 bear in them a tr...

Rwanda landslides after heavy rain bring 2018 death toll to 200
  • Tue, 08 May 2018 22:22

The government says more than 200 people have been killed by mudslides since January. BBC News - Africa

Nigerian authorities shut three cough syrup manufacturers
  • Tue, 08 May 2018 20:19

A BBC investigation showed employees illegally selling addictive cough syrup containing codeine. BBC News - Africa

Zimbabwe:Teachers Reject Govt's 10% Pay Hike Offer
  • Tue, 08 May 2018 16:36

[New Zimbabwe] Teachers have rejected a 10 percent pay hike offered by the government during negotiations Monday as the administration scrambled to st...

Kenya:World Bank Raises Red Flag Over Kenya's High Power Bills
  • Tue, 08 May 2018 12:23

[Nation] High costs of electricity could derail efforts geared towards achieving universal electrification, a report by the World Bank shows. AllAfri...

MOROCCO : David Lenigas homes in on Kingdom's cobalt
  • Tue, 08 May 2018 10:21

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